Legal advice just a call away, not really

Tele-law service was launched as a part of Digital India campaign in 2017. Tele-law services are still not available at Common Service Centres (CSC) across Bengaluru although it has been operational across the country since December 2019. There are 51,434 CSCs in the country and 753 of these centers are in Karnataka. Out of these, […]

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Newspaper PDFs still in circulation

Despite the court’s decision, newspaper PDFs are still circulating online, causing the sector to lose money. Bengaluru: Hundreds of Telegram channels and websites offer free and paid newspapers in Portable Document Formats (PDFs).  Indian Newspaper Society (INS) states, the circulation of newspaper PDFs  through social media organizations is unlawful. The practice, which has gained traction […]

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Free legal aid, known to few

Free legal aid still a foreign concept despite the attempts of NALSA to spread awareness about it. Underprivileged people are still unaware of free legal aid, despite the efforts by National Legal Services Authority (NALSA) to spread literacy about their legal rights. Chandrakala Yadav, a shop owner in Golahalli, said that she has spent approximately […]

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