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Possible Amendment of IT Law to Address Cybercrimes Against Women (August 21, 2014) by Wendy Zeldin

It was reported on August 15, 2014, that the Indian government has taken preliminary steps to ...

Topic: Commodities markets; Crimes against children; Crimes against women; Cybercrime; Information technology
Jurisdiction: India

New Anti-Corruption Law (January 08, 2014) by Wendy Zeldin

On January 1, 2014, President Pranab Mukherjee of India signed into law landmark legislation aimed at ...

Topic: Corruption; Government ethics and transparency
Jurisdiction: India

Arrest of Diplomat Affecting Bilateral Ties (December 19, 2013) by Shameema Rahman

On December 17, 2013, it was reported that the Indian government had lodged a formal complaint ...

Topic: International affairs; Officials and employees
Jurisdiction: India; United States

Criminal Law Amendment Bill on Rape Adopted (April 09, 2013) by Wendy Zeldin

On April 2, 2013, India's President, Pranab Mukherjee, signed an anti-rape bill into law. The Criminal ...

Topic: Crime and law enforcement
Jurisdiction: India

Crime of Sexual Assault Penalized (February 11, 2013) by Wendy Zeldin

On February 3, 2013, the President of India, Pranab Mukherjee, signed with immediate effect a Criminal ...

Topic: Crime and law enforcement
Jurisdiction: India

Talks on an Agreement to Strengthen Nuclear Cooperation (October 16, 2012) by Constance Johnson

On October 12, 2012, in New Delhi, India ...

Topic: Energy
Jurisdiction: India; Sri Lanka

State of Jammu and Kashmir Amends Public Safety Act (April 11, 2012) by Constance Johnson

On April 5, 2012, the legislature of Jammu and Kashmir, a state in northern India, amended ...

Topic: Crime and law enforcement
Jurisdiction: India

Jurisdiction to Try Crimes Committed Abroad (September 13, 2011) by Constance Johnson

As reported in early September 2011, India's Supreme Court has ruled that Indian citizens who commit ...

Topic: Crime and law enforcement
Jurisdiction: India

Supreme Court Takes Bull by the Horns, Castigates Honor Killings, Mandates Official Accountability (April 26, 2011) by Wendy Zeldin

The Supreme Court of India took the opportunity, in a ruling issued on April 19, 2011, ...

Topic: Crime and law enforcement
Jurisdiction: India

Reform of Jammu and Kashmir Public Safety Act Proposed (March 25, 2011) by Constance Johnson

The international human rights organization Amnesty International (AI) has called on India to respect the rights ...

Topic: Crime and law enforcement
Jurisdiction: India

Supreme Court Ruling on Right to Counsel (March 10, 2011) by Wendy Zeldin

On February 24, 2011, India's Supreme Court issued a ruling in a case on appeal reinforcing ...

Topic: Crime and law enforcement
Jurisdiction: India

Anti-Corruption Measures (February 24, 2011) by Wendy Zeldin

On February 21, 2011, in her address to Parliament opening the budget session, the President of ...

Topic: Government ethics and transparency
Jurisdiction: India

Supreme Court Questions Government over Theft (February 07, 2011) by Krishan Nehra

Describing black money stashed abroad in foreign banks such as in Germany and Lichtenstein by Indians ...

Topic: Government ethics and transparency
Jurisdiction: India

New Green Tribunal Established (January 06, 2011) by Wendy Zeldin

In June 2010, India's Parliament adopted the National Green Tribunal Act (NGT Act), which established a ...

Topic: Environmental protection
Jurisdiction: India

Telecom Scandal Brings Parliament to Standstill (December 23, 2010) by Krishan Nehra

The most recent in a series of telecommunications scandals in India has brought the Parliament to ...

Topic: Legislative power
Jurisdiction: India

Anti-Terrorism Cooperation Enhanced (December 15, 2010) by Wendy Zeldin

On December 10, 2010, the European Union and India agreed to enhance cooperation against terrorism, in ...

Topic: Terrorism
Jurisdiction: European Union; India

Convention on Supplementary Compensation for Nuclear Damage Signed (October 29, 2010) by Wendy Zeldin

India signed the Convention on Supplementary Compensation for Nuclear Damage on October 27, 2010. Dubbed in ...

Topic: Civil liability
Jurisdiction: India

Gunman in Mumbai Attacks Allowed to Appeal (October 01, 2010) by Wendy Zeldin

On September 28, 2010, the Bombay High Court agreed to allow the appeal of Pakistani national ...

Topic: Terrorism
Jurisdiction: India

New Derivatives Exchange Established (October 01, 2010) by Wendy Zeldin

The United Stock Exchange of India, launched on September 21, 2010, is a new exchange for ...

Topic: Securities
Jurisdiction: India

Compensation System for Nuclear Accidents (June 17, 2010) by Shameema Rahman

The Civil Liability for Nuclear Damage Bill, 2010, introduced in India's Parliament on May 7, 2010, ...

Topic: Energy
Jurisdiction: India

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Last updated: August 21, 2014