ALERT FOR NRI ‘s : INDIAN PASSPORT CAN BE IMPOUNDED BY PASSPORT AUTHORITIES AS PER SECTION 10(3)(h) OF PASSPORTS ACT

Right to Passport
IN A MATRIMONIAL DISPUTES OR OTHERWISE YOUR INDIAN PASSPORT CAN BE IMPOUNDED BY PASSPORT AUTHORITIES AS PER SECTION 10(3)(h) OF PASSPORTS ACT IF YOU HAVE BEEN DECLARED A PROCLAIMED OFFENDER (P.O) IN A PENDING CASE Nowadays many cases are being seen in which Passport Authorities have started impounding the passports in case a person has been declared Proclaimed offender by any Court of law in any case. However, such impounding cannot be ordered without giving such a person an opportunity of fa...
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Tamperable E.V.M. (Electronic Voting Machines) a Threat to Right to Vote and Free and Fair election

Tamperable E.V.M. (Electronic Voting Machines)
Free and Fair election  are  a  very  basic  for  the  survival  of  democracy. Exercising of right  to  vote  and  for  assuring  that the vote which  is  cast  is  accounted   in   favour  of   the  candidate  and  party  which  one  likes  is  the  very  essence   of  democracy. There  was  a  time  when  ballot  papers  were  printed  and  the  votes were  manually  cast  in  the  election, but  now  the  ballot  paper  has  been  replaced  by  electronic  voting  machines  and  everybod...
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HOW THE HUSBAND AND HIS RELATIVES CAN PROTECT THEMSELVES FROM FALSE PROSECUTION UNDER SECTIONS 406 & 498A OF IPC

In the recent years, criminal laws of the land have undergone radical changes to provide protection to women, more teeth have been provided to existing laws (such as Dowry Prohibition Act, 498A, 406 IPC, etc.) but unfortunately the remedy is becoming worse than the ailment as it is being misused by some unscrupulous wives to wreak havoc on husband and his family. It has been seen that there is a growing tendency to come out with inflated and exaggerated allegations, roping in each and every ...
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LFHRI RELEASES SUPPLEMENTARY REPORT REGARDING THE TORTURE OF JASPREET SINGH @ JASSA AND THREE OTHER YOUTH BY CIA STAFF HOSHIARPUR, PUNJAB, INDIA

Torture
  In continuance to our report dated 21st Aug, the team of Lawyers of "Lawyers For Human Rights International" visited Hoshiarpur jail on 29th Aug 2016 and held a detailed interview with all the 4 tortured inmates. Since on our earlier visit to jail on 21st Aug all the Injured inmates were highly traumatised and our immediate concern was to get them proper medical care, so we had to visit again to get more additional details in supplement to our earlier report, which are as under :- ...
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SUPPLYING A COPY OF FIR (FIRST INFORMATION REPORT) TO THE ACCUSED

FIR
September 11, 2016 - UPDATE UPDATE: Supreme Court directed all States and Union Territories to upload the FIRs on their websites within 24 hours of registration at police stations. A bench comprising Justices Dipak Misra and C Nagappan, however, extended the time up to 72 hours for uploading of the FIRs for those states which are located in difficult terrains where internet connectivity is poor. The apex court exempted the state police authorities from uploading the FIRs on sensitive c...
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Law of Sedition in India

SEDITION The law of sedition has been in the news of late due to the incident in which few students of Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU), New Delhi have been booked under the provisions of Section 124A of the Indian Penal Code. It says 'Whoever, by words, either spoken or written, or by signs, or by visible representation, or otherwise, brings or attempts to bring into hatred or contempt, or excites or attempts to excite disaffection towards the Government established by law in India' shall be ...
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