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Delhi Lawyers To Abstain From Work On Nov 9 Over Conviction Of Bar Association's Ex-President

Nov 09, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

Rajiv Khosla, ex-president of former Delhi High Court Bar Association was convicted recently for assaulting a woman lawyer in 1994. Delhi Lawyers are on a one day strike to protest against the judgement.

West Bengal Advocate General Kishore Datta Resigns Citing 'Personal Reasons'

Sep 14, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

He is the fourth Advocate General from the Mamata government to take this step. Governor Jagdeep Dhankhar accepted his resignation with immediate effect.

First Evacuation Flight Brings 221 Afghans, Many Kids, To US

Congress on Thursday overwhelmingly approved legislation that would allow an additional 8,000 visas and $500 million in funding for the Afghan visa program

Delhi Riots: Natasha Narwal Granted Provisional Registration For PhD

Jul 22, 2021 PTI

Natasha Narwal in her plea has sought permission to access monetary scholarship/fellowship as is her entitlement as a PhD student of the university.

US Police Shooting Case: Video Shows Victim Apologised Before He Was Killed

After police killed Lindani Myeni in April, his widow filed a wrongful death lawsuit and alleged that officers were motivated by racial discrimination

21 February, 2021

AAP Govt Not Clearing Professional Bills Of Hired Lawyers Despite Repeated Instructions: Delhi HC

Outlook Web Bureau

Hearing a plea filed by plea moved by Pranay Ranjan, the court observed lawyers are being compelled to file writ petitions as their bills are not being cleared by the AAP government

20 February, 2021

Telangana: SC Bar Association Condemns Brutal Killing Of Lawyer Couple, Demands Action

Outlook Web Bureau

On February 17, a lawyer couple G Vaman Rao and PV Nagamani were pulled out of their vehicle on a busy highway in Telangana and hacked to death.

03 January, 2021

Bar Council To Move SC, Seeks To Mandate 3-Year Practice For Aspiring Judicial Officers


Presently, fresh law graduates are being allowed to sit for Judicial Service Examination throughout the territory of India without having any practical experience at the Bar.

16 May, 2020

Lawyers In J&K To Get Rs 3,000 Covid-19 Assistance From Govt

Naseer Ganai

A senior official of Jammu and Kashmir High Court said it is only in Jammu and Kashmir that such assistance is given to the lawyers.

22 December, 2019

Bar Council Extends Solidarity To Police And Armed Forces, Urges For Peace Amid Anti-CAA Protests

Outlook Web Bureau

The Council stated, 'The damage to public or private properties, the attack on police official/personnel or the defence personnel are very serious issues.'

15 November, 2019

Tis Hazari Violence: Lawyers' Strike Enters 11th Day, Protest Outside Parliament On Nov 20


Lawyers in six district courts in Delhi have been on strike since November 4 to protest against the clash with police Personnel.


14 November, 2019

Delhi Police Resumes Work At Tis Hazari Court 2 Weeks After Clash With Lawyers


Lawyers in six district courts have been on strike since November 4 to protest against the clash.

08 November, 2019

Tis Hazari Violence: Video Shows DCP Monika Bhardwaj Pleading Before Lawyers Before Getting Swarmed

Outlook Web Bureau

In the video, DCP Bharadwaj was being chased by a few people dressed as lawyers while some personnel tried to shield her.

05 November, 2019

Bar Council Denounces 'Hooliganism' By Lawyers, Says It Brings Them A 'Bad Name'


The tension between police personnel and lawyers had been building up since Saturday when a clash over a parking dispute led to at least 20 security personnel and several advocates being injured at Tis Hazari complex.

05 November, 2019

AAP Calls Delhi Police 'Armed Wing Of BJP', Blames Home Minister Amit Shah For City's Failing Law & Order


In a series of tweets, AAP spokesperson Saurabh Bhardwaj, who is also a lawyer, alleged that the BJP has emboldened Delhi Police so much that 'we are living in a Police state'

04 November, 2019

Video Shows A Lawyer Roughing Up A Cop In Broad Daylight Near Saket Court

Outlook Web Bureau

As the policeman tries to flee the spot on his bike, the lawyer chases him and then hurls a helmet at him.

03 November, 2019

Tis Hazari Violence: BCD To Give Compensation Upto 2 Lakh For Lawyers Injured In Clash


Lawyers and police had clashed at Tis Hazari Court complex here on Saturday afternoon during which at least 10 police personnel and several lawyers were injured


12 September, 2019

Ayodhya Case: ‘Threats Continue, Clerk Assaulted In Court Premises,’ Lawyer Rajeev Dhavan Tells SC


Senior lawyer Rajeev Dhavan, appearing for the Sunni Waqf Board and others, alleged that he has received a threat message on Facebook and his clerk was assaulted by few other persons in the Supreme Court premises.

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi addresses at the Constitution Day Celebrations, organised by the Supreme Court, in New Delhi.


Union Minister for Law and Justice, Kiren Rijiju addresses at the Constitution Day Celebrations, organised by the Supreme Court, in New Delhi.


Players of Malaysia and Belgium vie for ball during their FIH Men's Junior World Cup 2021 hockey match at Kalinga Stadium, in Bhubaneswar.

PTI Photo

Devendra Murgaonkar and Len Doungel of Jamshedpur FC in action during match 8 of season 8 of Indian Super League played between FC Goa and Jamshedpur FC, at the GMC Bambolim stadium in Goa.


Samajwadi Party President Akhilesh Yadav acknowledges greetings of supporters during the 'Bahujan Mahapanchayat' rally on the Constituency Day, in Lucknow. Former MP Savitri Bai Phule is also seen.

PTI Photo

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Australia winning the T20 World Cup for the first time has been timely as they host the next edition at their own backyard in 2022.

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