Supreme Court Sets Aside Order of Conviction Against Accused Punished Under Criminal Conspiracy
Author: Benzy Varghese (backdate to 8/04/2021) Excerpt The accused persons convicted under Section 120B of the Indian Penal Code, 1860 challenged the judgement of the Punjab and Haryana High Court. The question before the court was 'whether they were entitled to...
Corporate Social Responsibility Affected by PM CARES Fund Due to COVID-19
According to Section 135 of the Companies Act, 2013 it is mandatory for every company to allocate 2% of its average profit towards the CSR (Corporate Social Responsibility) policy. It is for companies with a net worth of ₹...
COVID-19 Pandemic: Plight of Sanitation Workers and Manual Scavengers in India
Sanitation workers and manual scavengers always face issues of casteism, dirty work, low wages, and exploitation. They are providing a critical service to society, but sadly they are neglected and considered untouchables. They die due to this job and...
Culture Or Cruelty: Torture to Elephants, How Many More Ways Left To Harm Them Now?
Cruelty towards elephants in innumerable forms. It usually appears in form of culture, tradition, religion, entertainment, or protecting farmland. In a couple of months, there have been many cases reported of violence against elephants. Compassionate treatment towards animals is one of...
Impact of COVID-19 on Food & Beverages Industry, Indirect Losses to Farmers
The outbreak of coronavirus has brutally affected all the sectors across the whole world. Among all the sectors, the Food & Beverage industry got the worst hit by the pandemic. Moreover, it has affected the restaurant industry very badly and they...
Viability of Environment Impact Assessment (EIA) Draft 2020
EIA is a tool to assess the social, environmental, and economic impact of any project before its operation. It helps in reducing the adverse effect on the environment by any project which leads to environmental protection. The Ministry of...