Category: CIVIL

Access to Justice: A Societal, democratic, economic, and human rights issue

Over the years, we have made progress. Organizations like the Access Pro Bono Society of British Columbia have stepped in to help fill a need. The Society has brought together lawyers, legal professionals, and students to provide quality legal services to people and organizations with limited means, for free.

Transgender Council will assess the result of policies for Transgenders

The Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment has enacted “The Transgender Persons (Protection of Rights), Act, 2019. As per Chapter VII of the Act in the National Council for Transgender Persons, along with other members, five representatives of transgender community from the State/UTs by rotation and five experts to represent Non-Governmental Organizations or associations working for the welfare of transgender persons are to be nominated by the Central Government.

Constitution (Forty-fourth Amendment) Act- taking out the fundamental right of property

In view of the special position sought to be given to fundamental rights, the right to property, which has been the occasion for more than one amendment of the Constitution, would cease to be a fundamental right and become only a legal right. Necessary amendments for this purpose are being made to article 19 and article 31 is being deleted. It would, however, be ensured that the removal of property from the list of fundamental rights would not affect the right of minorities to establish and administer educational institutions of their choice.

Employees’ Provident Fund adopted V-Court after integrating it with Govt portal

To facilitate this, virtual hearing utilities have been integrated with EPFO’s e-Court process on Compliance e-Proceedings Portal (https://eproceedings.epfindia.gov.in). This will facilitate issue of e-notices, real time recording of proceedings and communication of orders. Case status including the daily and final orders will now be accessible to all parties on the portal.

JUDICIAL ETHICS-conduct of the judges of Georgia

Judges shall comply with the Georgian Constitution and laws as well as international legal values applicable to the existing judicial ethics including the Bangalore Principles of Judicial Conduct and Opinion No. 3 of the Consultative Council of European Judges on the principles and rules governing judges’ professional conduct, in particular ethics, incompatible behavior and impartiality.

Can God and Caesar Coexist, Balancing Religious Freedom and International Law-Robert F. Drinan

The Catholic Church did not always seek religious freedom for every believer. For centuries the Church held to the conviction that governments should be required to discourage and even ban not only non-Christian religions but any version of Christianity that differed from Catholicism. Butin the Second Vatican Council radically altered that doctrine, so that now the Catholic Church strongly states that any governmental coercion of individuals to adhere or not to adhere to any religion is wrong.

Repugnant Laws: Judicial Review of Acts of Congress from the Founding to the Present-Keith Whittington

A hun­dred years ago there were se­ri­ous and live­ly de­bates over wheth­er courts should even have the pow­er to strike down acts of elected leg­is­la­tures. Those de­bates are large­ly in the past. Courts now rou­tine­ly, al­most cas­u­al­ly, in­val­i­date leg­is­la­tion. But the re­ac­tion ju­di­cial re­view now pro­vokes is ra­ther dif­fer­ent. Few ar­gue that judges should aban­don the pow­er to re­view and in­val­i­date the de­lib­er­ate acts of oth­er gov­ern­ment of­fi­cials.

Shrimad Bhagwat Mahapuran in Sanskrit Devanagari

जन्माद्यस्य यतोऽन्वयादितरतश्चार्थेष्वभिज्ञः स्वराट् तेने ब्रह्म हृदा य आदिकवये मुह्यन्ति यत्सूरयः । तेजोवारिमृदां यथा विनिमयो यत्र त्रिसर्गोऽमृषा धाम्ना स्वेन सदा निरस्तकुहकं सत्यं परं धीमहि ॥ ०१.०१.००१ ॥ धर्मः प्रोज्झितकैतवोऽत्र परमो निर्मत्सराणां सतां वेद्यं […]

भारत के वैज्ञानिकों ने रक्त प्रवाह को सहज और डीवीटी निवारण हेतु उपकरण विकसित किया है

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शरीर की भीतरी धमनियों (डीप वेन थ्रौमबोसिस-डीवीटी) या पैर की नसों में खून के थक्के जमने से जीवन के लिए खतरा पैदा हो सकता है। भारत के वैज्ञानिकों ने एक ऐसा उपकरण विकसित करने में सफलता प्राप्त की है जो रक्त प्रवाह को सहज करने में मददगार हो सकता है, जिससे डीवीटी जैसी समस्याओं से बचा जा सकता है।