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Plea For Disclosure of Income Sources By Candidates For Parliamentary And Assembly Elections: SC A plea has been filed against the Centre and Election Commission for the disclosure of sources of income by candidates for parliamentary and assembly elections. Citing instances of exponential increase in assets held by lawmakers in just five years, petitioner Association…

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USER MANUAL FOR E-FILING PROCEDURE FOR HIGH COURTS, DISTRICT COURTS IN INDIA On November 12, the eCommittee of the Supreme Court of India issued a notice regarding a User Manual for E-Filing Procedure for High Courts and District Courts in India. The Manual, authored by Dr. Karnika Seth, Cyberlaw Expert & Advocate, Supreme Court of…

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Delhi HC seeks Centre’s reply in Plea seeking regulation of content on Netflix, Amazon Prime & Ors The Delhi High Court has today sought Central Government’s reply in a petition seeking formulation of guidelines for regulation of content on online streaming platforms such as Netflix, Amazon Prime etc. A two-Judge Bench of the High Court comprising Chief Justice Rajendra Menon and Justice V…

Current Affairs, 14 November 2018

Current Affairs, 14 November 2018   Paper 2: Topic: Issues relating to development and management of Social Sector/Services relating to Health, Education, Human Resources.   Leadership for Academicians Program (LEAP)   What to study? For Prelims and Mains: Key features and significance of the program. Context: The government has launched Leadership for Academicians Programme (LEAP) for…

Current Affairs, 31 October 2018

Current Affairs, 31 October 2018   Paper 1: Topic: Modern Indian history from about the middle of the eighteenth century until the present- significant events, personalities, issues.   Sardar Patel Statue of Unity   What to study? For Prelims and Mains: Significance of the statue of unity and role and contributions of Sardar Vallabhai Patel…

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CJI Led Bench To Consider Ayodhya-Babri Masjid Land Dispute On Monday The Supreme Court will consider the Ayodhya-Babri Masjid land dispute on October 29, Monday. The appeals arising from the 2010 judgment of Allahabad High Court pertaining to division of Ayodhya-Babri Masjid land is listed before the bench of CJI Ranjan Gogoi, Justice S K…

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Criminal courts cannot mandate surrender of Passport as condition for Bail, Punjab & Haryana HC The Punjab and Haryana High Court has ruled that criminal courts cannot mandate the surrender of passports as a condition for the grant of bail, including anticipatory bail. The authority to impound passports lies solely with the passport authority under Section 10 (3)…

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Extend scope of Vishaka Guidelines to Religious Institutions, petition filed in SC A petition seeking extension of scope of Vishaka guidelines to religious and spiritual places has been filed in the Supreme Court. The petition states that places like Ashrams, Madrassas and Catholic Institutions should also have guidelines to prevent sexual exploitation of women. The petition has been…

Schedule of Lectures- Day- Saturday Date- 27th Oct 2018

Schedule of Lectures Day- Saturday Date- 27th Oct 2018 10 AM to 12:00 PM- Indian Constitution and Polity 12:00 PM onwards – Current affairs and Landmark Judgments Collect your Newspaper from office reception For updates on GK and Current Affairs for competitive Exams visit krishnastudyacademy@gmail.com Krishna SCO 161 Sector 24D Chandigarh 9988003622 Best Coaching for…

Current Affairs, 25 October 2018

Current Affairs, 25 October 2018   Paper 2: Topic: Statutory, regulatory and various quasi-judicial bodies.   Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI)   What to study? For Prelims: ICAI- key facts.   Context: The Union Cabinet has approved the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI)…