Tag: PIL

PIL filed on petrol price hike

New Delhi: A public interest litigation (PIL) seeking the sale of petrol and diesel at reasonable prices instead of letting…

PIL seeks ban on caste, tribe based social groups

Mumbai: A petition has been filed in the Bombay High Court seeking ban on registered or unregistered social organisations constituted…

HC dismisses PIL demanding CBI probe into Mayawati land

Lucknow: The Allahabad High Court on Monday dismissed a public interest litigation (PIL) filed against Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) chief…

Adultery offence: Centre opposes PIL seeking women liable – Know about the law

New Delhi: The Centre on Wednesday opposed the Public Interest Litigation (PIL) filed by Joseph Shine, seeking to make men…

SC defers hearing on pleas opposing PIL to probe ED officer

New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Tuesday deferred till Wednesday the hearing on BJP leader Subramanian Swamy's plea opposing a…

SC drafts new roster; CJI to only hear PIL cases

New Delhi: The Supreme Court's new roster system was drafted on Sunday, two days post the retirement of Justice Jasti…

PIL filed against massive tree felling

New Delhi: A public interest litigation has been filed in the Delhi High Court against an environment clearance granted for…

SC refuses urgent hearing on PIL over Kejriwal’s protest

New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Tuesday declined to hold an urgent hearing of a PIL seeking a direction to…

SC to hear plea against political parties misusing religion for electoral gains

New Delhi: A Public Interest Litigation (PIL) was filed in the Supreme Court on Saturday seeking direction for taking action…

Ashwini Upadhya files PIL to make false statement before EC an offence

New Delhi: A Public Interest Litigation (PIL) has been filed in the Supreme Court by Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader…

BJP leader files PIL to make bribery an offence

New Delhi: Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader, Ashwini Upadhyay on Thursday filed a PIL (Public Interest Litigation) in the Supreme…

PIL seeking probe into Mosul killings dismissed

New Delhi: The Delhi High Court on Wednesday dismissed a Public Interest Litigation (PIL) seeking "detailed investigation" into alleged lapses…

HC seeks reply from CISF, Centre over PIL seeking equality in job

New Delhi: The Delhi High Court sought reply of Central Industrial Security Force (CISF) and Ministry of Home Affairs on…

Centre files counter affidavit against plea seeking changes in EC

New Delhi : The Centre on Wednesday filed a counter affidavit in the Supreme Court and opposed a Public Interest…

Meet Alakh Alok Srivastava, the lawyer behind the PIL for death to rapists of children

Advocate Alakh Alok Srivastava had filed the PIL in his personal capacity seeking justice for an eight-month-old girl who was…

Alakh Alok Srivastava: The lawyer whose PIL played a crucial role for death to rapists of children

NEW DELHI: Delhi-based lawyer Alakh Alok Srivastava's PIL played a crucial role behind the Cabinet's decision who on Saturday approve…

Justice should not only be seen but also heard, states a PIL filed by Lawyers in Supreme Court

New Delhi: A group of young lawyers and law students have filed a PIL under the banner ‘Whistle for Public…

PILs for Rohingyas bid to change India’s demography: Centre to SC

New Delhi: The Centre on Monday questioned the credentials of the PIL petitioners seeking to block deportation of Rohingya refugees…

Periyar’s statue row: PIL filed against BJP’s H Raja

Madras: A Public Interest Litigation (PIL) has been filed against Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader H Raja on Wednesday with…

After Triple Talaq Bill, PIL seeks to declare Nikah Halala, polygamy as ‘unconstitutional’

New Delhi [India]: A Public Interest Litigation (PIL) was filed on Monday in the Supreme Court demanding to declare Nikah…