Future Retail asks court to declare arbitration with Amazon illegal

India’s Future Retail has asked a New Delhi court to declare arbitration proceedings in Singapore with Amazon.com as illegal, arguing that India’s antitrust agency had suspended a 2019 deal used by Amazon to assert rights over Future. Amazon successfully used the terms of its toehold $200 million investment…

Lok Sabha adjourned till 2 pm amid protests over Lakhimpur violence

The Lok Sabha proceedings were adjourned until 2 pm after the Opposition disrupted the Question Hour demanding action against Union Minister of State for Home Ajay Mishra’s whose son is an accused in the Lakhimpur Kheri violence. “We want justice,” shouted the MPs of Congress, DMK and Left parties while…

PM Modi’s message to BJP MPs skipping Parliament: ‘If you don’t change there will be changes’

Taking a strong exception to the “absence of many (BJP) MPs inside the House”, Prime Minister Narendra Modi Tuesday warned his party leaders of “changes” beyond their control if they continue to skip Parliamentary proceedings. The Prime Minister made the remarks while addressing his party MPs for the first…

Koregaon Bhima commission to resume hearing from Nov 15, IPS officer Rashmi Shukla summoned

After Maharashtra government promised the Koregaon Bhima commission a bigger venue to hold its proceedings, the panel has finally released the schedule for their hearing, which is set to begin from November 15. The two-member commission headed by retired justice J N Patel was formed by the Maharashtra government for…

Criticism of Supreme Court: A-G nod to contempt proceedings against portal editor

Attorney General K K Venugopal on Monday granted consent to initiate contempt of court proceedings against Ajeet Bharti, editor of the newsportal dopolitics.in, over a video critical of the Supreme Court and judges. “I find that the contents of the video which has been watched by about 1.7 lakh viewers are…

Baba Ramdev moves Supreme Court against multiple FIRs over his remarks on allopathy

Yoga guru Baba Ramdev has moved the Supreme Court seeking a stay of the proceedings in multiple FIRs lodged against him in various states over his remarks on allopathy in which he criticised doctors over the treatment method for Covid-19 cases. Baba Ramdev in his petition has sought a stay on the proceedings in FIRs…