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Tele-Law Initiative

The Ministry of Law and Justice has launched the ‘Tele-Law’ initiative in collaboration with the Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology to provide legal aid services to the marginalized communities and citizens living in rural areas through the Common Service Centres (CSC) at the panchayat level, spread across the country. Salient Highlights Tele Law initiative would ...

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Scheme for Development of Infrastructure Facilities for the Judiciary

Under the Scheme for Action Research and Studies on Judicial Reforms, financial assistance will be extended for undertaking action research / evaluation /monitoring studies / organizing seminars / conferences /workshops / capacity building for research and monitoring activities / publication of report / promotion of innovative programmes / legal research ...

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Haryana State Litigation Policy

The Literal meaning of Litigation corresponds to the process of taking legal action. This Policy reflects the resolve of the State Government to bring about a visible and enduring qualitative and quantitative improvement in the manner in which litigation is perceived, managed and conducted in the State. It reduces pendency ...

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Revamp in Service Conditions of Government Officials

The Department of Personnel and Training (DoPT) has, recently, defined to compulsory retire government officials whose track record is not satisfactory and efficiency levels are below standards. A four page note circulated recently to all the departments stating that all those officials whose integrity and reputation is doubtful are no ...

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Government issues statutory order on Land Bill

News The government has issued a statutory order on Landbill in lieu of re-promulgation of land law as the current ordinance will lapse on August 31,2015 The order extends benefits of the Right to Fair Compensation and Transparency in Land Acquisition, Rehabilitation and Resettlement Act, 2013 The order will ensure ...

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Government issues statutory order on Land Bill

News The government has issued a statutory order on Landbill in lieu of re-promulgation of land law as the current ordinance will lapse on August 31,2015 The order extends benefits of the Right to Fair Compensation and Transparency in Land Acquisition, Rehabilitation and Resettlement Act, 2013 The order will ensure ...

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Public can sue govt officials for inaction

News: Currently, no law exists under which government employees can be prosecuted or held liable for inaction. “Failure to act is an actionable wrong as much as any malafide action by such public servant for which the aggrieved person can seek damages for all the physical, mental, emotional, psychological, social ...

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30 percent of Indian lawyers are fake

News: The Bar Council of India’s Chairman Manan Kumar Mishra, declares that over 30 per cent of all of India’s lawyers are fake or non-practising persons who misuse their certificates of practice. This statement comes hardly three months after the State Bar Council unearthed a massive fake law degree racket and ...

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