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The Court held that Wrongful Death of a Minor Act provides a cause of action for the death of any “minor child,” without exception or limitation, which means it also includes frozen embryos.

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Justice NV Anjaria
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Justice Anjaria will succeed Justice P.S. Dinesh Kumar who will demit office on 24-02-2024.

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The General Security Force Court had convicted the BSF jawan for murder and had sentenced him to life imprisonment along with dismissal from service.

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transfer of judges
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The Supreme Court Collegium on 13-02-2024 recommended the transfer of Justice Moushumi Bhattacharya, Justice Anu Sivaraman and Justice Sujoy Paul.

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SC collegium recommendations appointment permanent judges
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The Collegium recommended the names of 13 Additional Judges to be appointed as Permanent Judges for the High Courts of Andhra Pradesh, Madhya Pradesh and Punjab and Haryana.

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The High Court opined that it cannot venture into interpreting the scope of Gauhati High Court Rules and BCI Rules vis-à-vis dress code for advocates in the absence of necessary parties.

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First Woman CJ of Uttaranchal HC Justice Ritu Bahri
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Justice Ritu Bahri took oath of office as the 13th Chief Justice of Uttaranchal High Court on 04-02-2024.

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Karnataka high court chief justice Justice NV Anjaria
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Current Chief Justice of Karnataka High Court, Justice PS Dinesh Kumar is due to retire on 24-02-2024.

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ICJ Justice Nawaf Salam Justice Julia Sebutinde
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The International Court of Justice has been under global limelight due to ongoing case brought by South Africa concerning alleged genocide in Gaza Strip.

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The Court however implored the US Government to examine the results of their unflagging support of the military siege against the Palestinians in Gaza especially in backdrop of ICJ’s finding that it is plausible that Israel’s conduct amounts to genocide.

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This segment aims to track and chart the monthly course of judicial appointments in the Supreme Court and High Courts along with recommendations made by the Supreme Court Collegium.

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Chief Justices Acting Chief Justice 6 high courts
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Ministry of Law and Justice notified appointment of Chief Justices for Allahabad, Gauhati, Meghalaya, Rajasthan, Orissa and Uttaranchal High Courts.

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end the requirement of mentioning a litigant's caste-religion in any suit
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The directions were issued by the High Court in pursuance to the directive issued by the Supreme Court in Shama Sharma v. Kishan Kumar.

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Justice Aparesh Kumar Singh
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Hailing from a family of Judges, Justice Aparesh Kumar Singh served as a Judge and Acting Chief Justice of Jharkhand High Court prior to being appointed as Chief Justice of Tripura High Court.

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Karnataka High Court Chief Justice
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Justice PS Dinesh Kumar who is due to demit office on 24-02-2024, succeeded Justice Prasanna B. Varale who was appointed as a Supreme Court Judge in January

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The High Court also held that the claimant is entitled to only 80% of the total compensation amount determined and is also not entitled for compensation towards loss of future earnings due to disability.

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ministry of law and justice
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The Law Ministry notified appointment of Judges for 4 High Courts. Furthermore, 5 out of 7 Permanent Judges appointed on 30-01-2024 are women.

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cipher case Pakistan Imran Khan Shah Mehmood Qureshi
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The ‘cipher case’ revolves around violation of Official Secrets Act by disclosing a secret diplomatic cable (cipher) sent by Pakistan’s embassy in Washington in March 2022.

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Israel Genocide Convention Palestinians in Gaza
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ICJ was of the view that the facts and circumstances are sufficient to conclude that at least some of the rights claimed by South Africa, for which it is seeking protection, are plausible.

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Vision of a Republic Indian Constitution
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The Constitution of independent India was the result of a fervent desire for Swaraj. The Constitution as we know it, was born from a massive struggle to assert India’s right to exist without foreign trespass and govern her own destiny.

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