Legal Cases

Legal Cases #10: Hathras rape case, Government’s ‘gross mismanagement’ of pandemic dismissed by Supreme Court, advocates seeking designation of Senior Advocate

47 lady advocates write to CJI seeking constitution of High Court-monitored probe in Hathras rape case Registering an FIR under Section 154 CrPC is necessary if the details the police receive show that a cognizable crime is committed. In addition to this, the victims must immediately be taken to a medical examination and an MLC […]

Property News

Property News #10: Bengaluru civic body, one-time settlement in Ghaziabad, Rajasthan housing board

Bengaluru civic body eyes Rs 557-crore assets with lapsed leases to fill coffers The cash-strapped BBMP needs to use its properties, whose leases expired. In its kitty with 116 such properties worth Rs 557 crore, Palike searches two choices: renew their rent at the current market rate, or take over and finally sell them off. […]