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  • California regulator accuses Tesla of falsely advertising autopilot Aug 06, 2022 12:51 PM IST

    California regulator accuses Tesla of falsely advertising autopilot

    The agency said Tesla had misled customers by claiming in advertisements that vehicles equipped with its Autopilot and Full Self-Driving Capability programs were autonomous

  • Visa and MasterCard face new set of legal challenges Aug 02, 2022 12:23 PM IST

    Visa and MasterCard face new set of legal challenges

    A federal judge refused Visa’s request to be dismissed from a case that claims it conspired to help MindGeek, parent company of the website Pornhub, profit from images of child sexual abuse

  • Speed up release of undertrial prisoners: PM Narendra Modi Jul 30, 2022 11:30 AM IST

    Speed up release of undertrial prisoners: PM Narendra Modi

    Addressing the first All India District Legal Services Authorities Meet here, Narendra Modi also said that ease of justice was as important as ease of doing business and ease of living.

  • DNA on discarded coffee cup leads to arrest in a 1975 homicide Jul 20, 2022 11:35 AM IST

    DNA on discarded coffee cup leads to arrest in a 1975 homicide

    The identity of the killer eluded them for 46 years. But on Monday, the case that had haunted the county for more than four decades and frustrated local detectives who investigated dozens of tips over the years to no avail, was closed

  • Reprieve for Chinese firms? EY’s tax ruling could pave way Jul 15, 2022 02:08 PM IST

    Reprieve for Chinese firms? EY’s tax ruling could pave way

    The Income Tax Appellate Tribunal recently upheld the British MNC’s plea challenging the I-T department’s hefty tax bill

  • Meesho sends legal notice to marketing company CEO over alleged smear campaign Jun 07, 2022 01:43 PM IST

    Meesho sends legal notice to marketing company CEO over alleged smear campaign

    The cease and desist notice, which was reviewed by Moneycontrol, has asked the influencer marketing manager to reveal on whose behest he was working, take down all defamatory content posted on his instructions and tender an unconditional apology to Meesho

  • What kept law firms going during the pandemic May 31, 2022 12:05 PM IST

    What kept law firms going during the pandemic

    Unlike many other industries, which saw huge job losses, most law firms got by comparatively unharmed with their corporate practices keeping them afloat.

  • Marital Rape | How Delhi High Court maintained status quo May 24, 2022 01:13 PM IST

    Marital Rape | How Delhi High Court maintained status quo

    Everybody — the judges, even the lawyer for the Mens Welfare Trust — agreed that sexual offences against women, even by their husbands, ought to be an offence 

  • Why Online Fantasy Sports badly needs a clear, singular policy May 23, 2022 01:30 PM IST

    Why Online Fantasy Sports badly needs a clear, singular policy

    Judicial precedents have upheld the legality of skill-based online gaming, which needs a comprehensive national policy that clears ambiguity and enshrines the judicial and constitutional doctrines governing it

  • Own a property in a cooperative housing society? Here is why nomination is important May 12, 2022 01:35 PM IST

    Own a property in a cooperative housing society? Here is why nomination is important

    By virtue of being a nominee in the records of a Society, the complete title to the shares and property of the deceased member does not automatically vest in or transfer in favour of such a nominee. The nominee is supposed to merely hold such shares and property for the benefit of the actual legal heirs of the deceased member.

  • High Court stays arrest of former AAP leader Kumar Vishwas in inflammatory statements case May 02, 2022 11:40 AM IST

    High Court stays arrest of former AAP leader Kumar Vishwas in inflammatory statements case

    Kumar Vishwas, a poet and former AAP leader, had moved the high court to quash the FIR lodged against for his alleged “inflammatory statements” against Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal

  • Adani Power seeks additional tariff from Rajasthan discoms, SC says approach appropriate forum Apr 19, 2022 02:44 PM IST

    Adani Power seeks additional tariff from Rajasthan discoms, SC says approach appropriate forum

    Rajasthan discoms tells SC over Rs 5,995 crore has been paid out to Adani Power. Adani seeks an additional sum of Rs 1,300 crore. The discoms argued the additional sum cannot be claimed, given that coal for power production was available domestically since November 2021 and no import was needed

  • NSE Scam: CBI court refuses anticipatory bail to Chitra Ramakrishna Mar 05, 2022 01:17 PM IST

    NSE Scam: CBI court refuses anticipatory bail to Chitra Ramakrishna

    The Court held that no grounds we made out for grant of anticipatory bail

  • Special court slams ED, says hasn't been active against Rana Kapoor in Avantha case Feb 23, 2022 10:16 AM IST

    Special court slams ED, says hasn't been active against Rana Kapoor in Avantha case

    ED had not shown any active approach to begin the trials of the cases that have been pending since long, special judge MG Deshpande said in his order granting bail to Kapoor

  • Controversial priest Yati Narsinghanand Giri walks out of jail after securing bail in two cases Feb 18, 2022 02:30 PM IST

    Controversial priest Yati Narsinghanand Giri walks out of jail after securing bail in two cases

    Giri was granted bail in the Haridwar hate speech case on February 7, and in the case pertaining to derogatory comments against women on February 15

  • Sheena Bora murder case: Supreme Court issues notice to CBI, Maharashtra government on Indrani Mukerjea bail plea Feb 18, 2022 12:49 PM IST

    Sheena Bora murder case: Supreme Court issues notice to CBI, Maharashtra government on Indrani Mukerjea bail plea

    A bench of Justices L Nageswara Rao and PS Narasimha issued notice to the CBI and the state government on Mukerjea's appeal challenging the Bombay High Court order of November 16, 2021, denying her bail. “Issue notice. Returnable in two weeks,” the bench said

  • Supreme Court defers hearing of plea challenging stay on Haryana jobs law Feb 11, 2022 02:19 PM IST

    Supreme Court defers hearing of plea challenging stay on Haryana jobs law

    The Bench of Justice L Nageswara Rao observed that similar legislatures have also been challenged in Andhra Pradesh and Jharkhand.

  • Hijab Row: Girls were buried under earth in past, now they're suppressed with veil and triple talaq, says Kerala Governor Arif Mohammad Khan Feb 11, 2022 11:26 AM IST

    Hijab Row: Girls were buried under earth in past, now they're suppressed with veil and triple talaq, says Kerala Governor Arif Mohammad Khan

    Calling it a 'non-issue', Kerala Governor Arif Mohammad Khan said there was no mention of the word 'Hijab' as a cloth in the Quran

  • Hijab row: HC asks students not to insist on wearing 'religious things' till matter is resolved Feb 11, 2022 08:42 AM IST

    Hijab row: HC asks students not to insist on wearing 'religious things' till matter is resolved

    The three-judge full bench of Chief Justice Ritu Raj Awasthi, Justice JM Khazi and Justice Krishna S Dixit, which was formed on Wednesday, also said it wants the matter to be resolved at the earliest but till that time peace and tranquillity is to be maintained

  • Hijab row: High schools in Karnataka to resume from February 14, PUC and Degree colleges thereafter Feb 11, 2022 08:16 AM IST

    Hijab row: High schools in Karnataka to resume from February 14, PUC and Degree colleges thereafter

    The government's decision to resume classes up to Standard X from February 14 and for Pre-University and Degree Colleges thereafter, came at a meeting chaired by the chief minister with his cabinet colleagues holding the Home, Primary and Secondary Education and Higher Education portfolios, and senior officials

  • MediaOne claims in Kerala HC it was 'victimised' for fair news reporting Feb 10, 2022 07:56 PM IST

    MediaOne claims in Kerala HC it was 'victimised' for fair news reporting

    The Centre, on the other hand, told the court that the channel’s telecast was barred over national security concerns.

  • SC hearing on Haryana quota law LIVE: SC to hear appeal of Haryana against P&H HC stay order on its quota law on February 11 Feb 07, 2022 10:54 AM IST

    SC hearing on Haryana quota law LIVE: SC to hear appeal of Haryana against P&H HC stay order on its quota law on February 11

    SC hearing on Haryana quota law LIVE Updates: A bench comprising Justices L Nageswara Rao and B R Gavai, which was to hear the plea on Monday, deferred the hearing to Friday as the matter could not be heard due to the paucity of time.

  • How Facebook slipped — in key points Feb 04, 2022 08:27 AM IST

    How Facebook slipped — in key points

    While the tech titan has previously seen shares climb despite fines, regulatory threats, misinformation woes and harassment troubles — this time they plummeted in what one analyst called ‘a perfect storm’

  • Supreme Court to hear Future Retail petition seeking to quash default notices Jan 31, 2022 09:04 AM IST

    Supreme Court to hear Future Retail petition seeking to quash default notices

    The firm has pled that its deal to sell Rs 25,000 crore worth of assets to Reliance Retail is “virtually stalled” due to litigations across India, initiated by US-based e-commerce giant Amazon

  • Allowing illegally-intercepted telephonic conversations as evidence violation of fundamental rights: Delhi HC Jan 18, 2022 09:53 AM IST

    Allowing illegally-intercepted telephonic conversations as evidence violation of fundamental rights: Delhi HC

    Justice Chandra Dhari Singh said that as per Section 5(2) of the Telegraph Act, an order for interception can only be issued after following two essential preconditions - occurrence of public emergency or in the interests of public safety

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