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Geneva [Switzerland], December 11 (ANI): On World Human Rights Day, a group of UN experts called on Pakistan to halt the approval of an amendment to a bill criminalizing enforced disappearances that would harshly penalise families and other sources for reporting alleged cases.
Updated : 3 months, 4 weeks ago IST
New Delhi [India], September 22 (ANI): The Delhi High Court on Wednesday directed the Central government to decide the representation seeking to make available amended criminal law books or bare acts and the judgements of the supreme court and high courts that would publicise the obligations
Updated : 5 months, 3 weeks ago IST
New Delhi [India], July 28 (ANI): The Supreme Court of India on Wednesday dismissed a petition filed by the Kerala Government seeking a direction to withdraw cases against prominent Communist Party of India (Marxist) leaders for alleged vandalism in the Kerala State Assembly in 2015 when the
Updated : 6 months, 4 weeks ago IST
Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], June 23 (ANI/BusinessWire India): SVKM's NMIMS Deemed-to-be-University, one of India's leading educational institutions with a 40-year legacy of academic excellence, has introduced Criminal Law as a new specialisation in its Master of law (LL.M.) program at Kiri
Updated : 10 months ago IST
Beijing [China], March 18 (ANI): The debate in Chinese society over whether the criminal responsibility age should be lowered has renewed once again following the alleged murder of a six-year-old boy by a 13-year-old.
Updated : 11 months ago IST
Beijing [China], February 20 (ANI): China has amended its juvenile criminal law, which will take effect on March 1, thus bringing offenders as young as 12 under criminal punishment, reported The Straits Times.
Updated : 11 months, 2 weeks ago IST
Ottawa [Canada], February 4 (ANI): Canada has formally designated the Proud Boys -- an all-male, far-right, white nationalist group -- as a terrorist entity under its criminal law on Wednesday.
Updated : 1 year, 4 months ago IST
New Delhi [India], September 16 (ANI): A Committee has been constituted under the Chairpersonship of the Vice-Chancellor, National Law University, Delhi to suggest reforms in the criminal laws, Minister of State (MoS) for Home Affairs G Kishan Reddy informed the Rajya Sabha on Wednesday.
Updated : 1 year, 5 months ago IST
New Delhi [India], Aug 12 (ANI): Vikas Singh, the lawyer of Sushant Singh Rajput's father, KK Singh, on Wednesday said that the actor's friend Siddharth Pithani is extremely "dubious" and alleged that he is a very intelligent criminal.
New Delhi [India], Aug 3 (ANI): The National Level Committee for Reforms in Criminal Laws set up by the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) has invited suggestions from professionals, other functionaries and stakeholders on reforming the criminal laws. The Ministry is in the process of reviewing
Updated : 1 year, 7 months ago IST
New Delhi [India], June 15 (ANI/BusinessWire India): Taking note of the expected surge in rape and sexual offences as the COVID-19 restrictions are gradually lifted, subject matter experts from fields of criminal law, forensics, and policy, came together with luminaries from the civil soc
Updated : 2 years, 1 month ago IST
New Delhi (India), Dec 18 (ANI): The Supreme Court on Wednesday sought the response of Centre, States and Union Territories (UTs) regarding the implementation of provisions of criminal law relating to rape cases and other sexual offences. It has also asked for details about the utilisation o