Sajeev Pillai is the author of ‘Mamangam’ script: Kerala High Court.

Source – After months of fighting for his rights over the script of Mamangam, filmmaker Sajeev Pillai has finally been acknowledged as the rightful author by the Kerala High Court. “That is correct, the court has accepted his authorship,” says advocate Sreekumar, who argued Sajeev’s case. “The reason is that even though the producer has

Supreme Court removes ban on industrial construction in Taj Trapezium Zone, Agra welcomes move.

Source – The Supreme Court lifted its earlier interim order imposing a complete ban on construction, industrial activities and felling of trees in the Taj Trapezium Zone (TTZ). The Supreme Court bench allowed the industrial units, which do not spread pollution but are in compliance in rules, to function. They should also have a

Odisha to open 45 fast track courts.

Source – BHUBANESWAR: In order to ensure speedy disposal of sexual crimes against women and children, Odisha Government on Tuesday decided to set up 45 fast track courts in the State. The move comes after Union Law and Justice Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad asked the States and the Chief Justices of High Courts to

JNU seeks Delhi High Court action against students and police for ‘violating’ court order.

Source – New Delhi: The JNU has moved the Delhi High Court seeking contempt action against its students and the police for allegedly violating a court order barring protests within 100 metres of the university’s administrative block. The Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU), in its plea, has claimed that the students “grossly violated” the August 9,

Supreme Court rules against Supreme Court, keeps CJI office under RTI.

Source – The Supreme Court on Wednesday ruled that the office of Chief Justice comes under the transparency law, the Right to Information (RTI) Act, adding that judicial independence cannot be attained by holding back information. ‘Judicial independence and accountability go hand in hand…Transparency strengthens independence,” said Chief Justice Ranjan Gogoi, who heads the five-judge bench.