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A prominent builder filed a civil suit against my activist colleague Krish for publishing articles against the builder

A prominent builder filed a civil suit against my activist colleague Krish for publishing articles against the builder. Here’s what Krish says about the suit: Last weekend, I was served notice of a Civil Suit filed against myself and one more person (Mr Vineet Malik) by Ekta Parksville Homes Pvt. Ltd, (“Plaintiff”). In this present …

20th September, 2016, Cuttack: Justice Indrajit Mahanty – the second-seniormost judge of Orissa High Court — hears cases and gives orders that enrich his brother Biswajit Mohanty, a well-known lobbyist for private educational institutions. Justice I Mahanty’s many interim orders are in alignment with the commercial and political interests of his brother. Judges are expected …

What if Justice Indrajit Mahanty defaults on his “Debt Burden”?

7th September, 2016, Cuttack: Earlier this week, Justice Indrajit Mahanty of Orissa High Court admitted that he “carries a loan burden for his long-time business outfit”, through an opinion piece that was written on his behalf titled “Media sensation at times hits great guys, hurts society” in The Pioneer. (The “loan burden” is a Rs …

An example of a day seeking justice

High Court from Maidan Oval Mumbai

The following is Bhagvanji Raiyani’s first person account of the concluding day of his 16 year old Public Interest Litigation. 27th September, 2013. Bombay High Court OVERSTRESSED LITIGANT COLLAPSES IN THE BOMBAY HIGH COURT.   MY 16 YRS OLD PIL HEARD FIRST TIME: TERMED IRRELEVANT NOW AND DISPOSED OF. It was Friday 3-30 P.M. 27th Sept. 2013. Bench …