Cable Television Network (Regulation) Act, 1995

This Blog is written by Sidrah Jami from Amity Law School, Noida. Edited by Uroosa Naireen.
The cable television network is one of the most important topics that many countries have resolved through various talks. For a healthy democracy, it is essential that the institution of media is given due respect in spirit and law, that lays the basic foundation of democracy and that provides for an informed citizenry capable of making wise decisions, ultimately contributing to a well-functioned democracy.

Broadcasting Services Regulation Bill, 2007

This Blog is written by Arth Ghiya from SVKM’s Pravin Gandhi College of Law, Mumbai. Edited by Harshita Yadav.
Broadcasting refers to the distribution of video or audio content with the help of any electronic mass communications medium to a dispersed audience. It assembles and programs any form of communication content like pictures, images and sounds, signals, writing, etc. in electronic form.

Introduction to CBFC And The Cinematograph Act, 1952

This Blog is written by Arpana Komal from Central University of South Bihar, Gaya.  Edited by Harsh Sonbhadra.
CBFC stands for Central Board of Film Certification which is often referred to as the Censor Board which is a statutory body under the Ministry of Information and Broadcasting, regulating the public exhibition of films under the provisions of the Cinematograph Act 1952.

The Court Fees Act, 1870: A Critical Study

This Blog is written by Prachika Modi from KIIT School of Law, Odisha.  Edited by Naina Agarwal.
A fee that is imposed on a plaintiff to file a case in the court of law. This fee is collected by the government on the people seeking judicial remedies through legislation.  The concept of court fees was brought in order to prevent a vexatious lawsuit, which means cases filed in the court solely with an intention to harass the impugned party.

Overview Of The Dock Workers (Safety, Health And Welfare) Act, 1986

This Blog is written by Arpana Komal from Central University of South Bihar, Gaya.  Edited by Naina Agarwal.
Workers who are employed in any work within the vicinity of any port for the aim of loading, unloading, movement, or storage of cargoes, i.e., anything carried during a ship or vessel, into or from a ship, port, dock, and storage place are referred to as dockworkers and for the smooth functioning of a corporation, the employer should ensure safety and security of his employees.

A Depth Analysis of the Illegal Immigrants (Determination by Tribunals) Act, 1983

This Blog is written by Manmohit Bhalla from KIIT School of Law, Odisha.  Edited by Ravikiran Shukre.
On October 15, 1983, the Government of India passed an Ordinance to set up courts for assurance of the inquiry whether an individual is or isn’t an unlawful migrant. which was further, followed up as an Act in the month in December, named as, the, Illegal Immigrants (Determination by Tribunals) Act, 1983.

Critical Analysis of Arrest of Ships Under Admiralty Bill, 2016

This Blog is written by Arpana Komal from Central University of South Bihar, Gaya.  Edited by Ravikiran Shukre.
In India, presently the law governing the admiralty jurisdiction of courts and related aspects of maritime law is too outmoded. The High Court’s jurisdiction to entertain maritime disputes results in letter patents. British established the legal system on this subject, and in India, there is no local legislation dealing with the same.

Navigation Bill, 2020

This Blog is written by Vidur Thanawala from Bennett University, Greater Noida. Edited by Prakriti Dadsena.
As per Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi’s vision for increasing individuals’ investment and straightforwardness in the administration, the Ministry of Shipping has given the draft of the Aids to Navigation Bill, 2020 for recommendations from the stakeholders and overall population.

Motor Vehicles (Amendment) Act 2019 – A Critical Analysis

This Blog is written by Sidhida Varma S. from Government Law College, Thiruvananthapuram. Edited by O.S.S.Sarada Rasagnya.
The Motor Vehicles Act was enacted in 1988. This Act provides for the regulation of the aspects relating to road transport vehicles. It mainly deals with the laws relating to registration of motor vehicles, licensing of drivers, insurance, liability, offenses, and punishment for the same. It also gives emphasis to the provisions relating to state transport undertakings, traffic regulations, etc.

All One Needs To Know About The Indian Postal Act, 1898

This Blog is written by Manmohit Bhalla from KIIT School of Law, Odisha.  Edited by O.S.S.Sarada Rasagnya.
India has one of the largest postal services network, which includes approximately 1 lakh 54 thousand post offices out of which 1 lakh 37 thousand are located in the rural areas of the country as the postal services or the Indian post is one of the most important services for people living in villages.

Indian Soldier (Litigation) Act, 1925

This Blog is written by Amrusha Sengupta from Adamas University (School of Law and Justice) Barasat. Edited by Sonali Priyadarsani.
The Indian Soldiers (Litigation) Act, 1925 is an integral part of the military laws in India. It provides special protection to the Indian Soldiers who are party to a civil dispute especially when they are serving under special conditions. It gives them a special opportunity and their interest is protected when they are serving at war.

Pre-Conception And Pre-Natal Diagnostic Techniques Act, 1994

This Blog is written by Sidhida Varma S. from Government Law College, Thiruvananthapuram. Edited by Swati Pragyan.
The Pre-Conception and Pre-Natal Diagnostic Techniques Act was enacted with a view to curb female foeticides. Female foeticides lead to a decline in the sex ratio and to combat the same is the main objective of this Act. In India, a female child is considered a burden.

All You Need To Know About The Central Road Fund Act, 2000

This Blog is written by Tamanna Kapoor from Symbiosis Law School, Noida. Edited by Amrith R.
The story of roads can be traced back to the start of human civilization, in the history of India itself there are mentions of roads when one reads about the Indus Valley civilization. Similarly, during the British Raj to there were acts and committees formed that looked into the road and infrastructure development of our country, irrespective of what their reasons were for setting them up.

The AERA Act of India

This Blog is written by SheelNidhi Sharma from Maharishi Markandeshwar University, Mullana.  Edited by Ritika Sharma.
The Airports Economic Regulatory Authority of India (Amendment) Bill was passed on 2nd Aug 2019. It amends the Airports Economic Regulatory Authority of India Act, 2008. The Act established the Airports Economic Regulatory Authority of India (AERA).

An Overview Of The Anti- Hijacking Act

This Blog is written by Shashi Indwar from Central University of South Bihar, Gaya.  Edited by Ritika Sharma.
The Anti-Hijacking Bill 2010 introduced in the Rajya Sabha and cleared in 2014 and the bill of Anti-Hijacking which provides the death punishment for the offence of Hijacking and the importance for life. Anti-Hijacking was introduced by Ashok Gajapathi Raju, this bill has been referred to the parliamentary standing committee on transport, tourism, and the culture.

Financial Resolution And Deposit Insurance (FRDI) Bill, 2017

This Blog is written by Iesha Sharma from University of Petroleum and Energy Studies, Dehradun. Edited by Ujjawal Vaibhav Agrahari.
A bill was introduced on August 10 2017 in Lok Sabha during monsoon season 2017 in joined committee of both the houses of the parliament. It named Financial Resolution and Deposit Insurance (FRDI) Bill, 2017[1]. The framework of the bill is to deal with the insolvency and bankrupts’ situation in the financial sector for entities such as banks, insurance, companies, and other financial sector intermediaries.

An Overview Of Competition (Amendment) Bill, 2020

This Blog is written by Amrusha Sengupta from Adamas University (School of Law and Justice) Barasat. Edited by Ujjawal Vaibhav Agrahari.
Globalization did have a great impact on the Competition which is prevalent in today’s market. Promotion of effective competition helps the firm to increase its efficiency, as a result of this consumers at large are benefited, with more productivity the firms can provide more options to the consumers. If there is no competition in the market, the market becomes stagnant.

Critical Analysis Of Digital Information Security In Health Care Act (DISHA), 2018

This Blog is written by Simran Sahoo from KIIT School of Law, Odisha. Edited by Harsh Sonbhadra.
DISHA, 2018 is an initiative taken by the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare for advancing electronic health standards by implementing privacy and security measures for storage and exchange of electronic health records. This establishment would help in systematizing and regulating the collection, storage, transmission, and usage of digital health data by ensuring data privacy and data confidentiality.

An Overview Of Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Amendment Act, 2019

This Blog is written by Kumar Shubham from KIIT School of Law, Odisha. Edited by Lisa Coutinho.
The Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act is an Indian law aimed toward effective prevention of illegal activities associations in India. Its predominant objective is to make powers available for managing and dealing with activities directed against the integrity and sovereignty of India.

All About Reserve Bank Of India Act, 1934

This Blog is written by Rashi Aggarwal from Delhi Metropolitan Education, Noida. Edited by Ritika Sharma.
The apex bank of India which is also known as Reserve Bank of India and all the other banks are governed under this bank. RBI is the main body of all the banks that regulate monetary policies of the economy. It serves as the leader for the banking system and money market in India.

E-Commerce Regulation Bill, 2019

This Blog is written by Ruhani Garg from Institute Of Law, Nirma University, Gujarat. Edited by Saradarasagnya Oleti.
E-Commerce means buying and selling of goods and services by the digital or electronic network. The sector of e-commerce in India has been facing a significant growth fuelled by expansion in number of online users, the rising popularity of social media platforms and developing entrance of smartphones.

An Overview of Representation of Peoples’ Act, 1951

This Blog is written by Muskan Agarwal from Galgotias University, Uttar Pradesh. Edited by Ravikiran Shukre.
The Act came into enforcement in 1951 and was endorsed by the provisional parliament under Article 327 of Indian Constitution, before the first general elections. Part XV of the Indian Constitution talks about the election commission of India i.e. from Articles 324 to 329.

Sale Of Goods Act, 1930

This Blog is written by Abhishek Kishan from Central University of South Bihar, Gaya.  Edited by Srishti Tiwari.
As a mercantile law, the Sales of Goods Act 1930 came into the act on 1 July, 1930. Its provisions for the setting up of contracts where the seller transfers or agrees to transfer the title (ownership) in the goods to the buyer for consideration.