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SC to examine plea to make Ola, Uber accountable for drivers' offences

The Supreme Court on Thursday said it would examine a plea to regulate app-based taxi service providers like Ola and Uber to make them accountable for offences committed by drivers of their vehicle...

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Supreme Court to look into plea on app-based cab services

The Supreme Court on Thursday said it would look into a plea to regulate app-based taxi service providers like Ola and Uber to make them accountable for offences committed by drivers of vehicles. “...

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Supreme Court to examine ways to ensure women safety in app-based cabs

Senior advocate Indira Jaising pointed out that safety and security of women was a major concern in mass transit transport whether government or private controlled.

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Lawyers as Seniors: Supreme Court frames rules for itself, 24 High Courts

DAYS after it announced that it would put online reasons behind appointments and transfer of judges, the Supreme Court took another step towards transparency, this time in its process of designatin...

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SC lays down guidelines for according 'senior advocate' designations

The Supreme Court on Thursday laid down the guidelines, including setting up of a permanent panel at the high courts and the top court, to accord designation of senior advocate to lawyers based on ...

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Parsi woman’s case of religious identity before Constitution bench

The Supreme Court on Monday referred to a Constitution bench a case filed by a woman, who is Parsi by birth but has married outside her religion under the Special Marriage Act and faces the prospec...

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Indira Jaising (born 1940, Mumbai) is a leftist Indian lawyer. She went to school in Mumbai and graduated in Bangalore, before getting her degree in law in 1962. Jaising became the second woman to be designated as a Senior Advocate by the High Court of Bombay in 1986 (the first was Sohini Nanavati).