Legal Aid
News  /  Published 05.11.22

Free legal aid eludes trafficking survivors

A public prosecutor who specialises in trafficking cases said the Pocso Act confirms the right of a survivor to free legal aid...
By Debraj Mitra in Kolkata

Opinion  /  Published 08.08.22

How to widen legal aid

Collaborative approach of legal aid centres with the NSS, state legal aid centres and NGOs can provide further impetus to the work done by such institutions...
By Rajesh Ranjan

News  /  Published 11.12.21

Free legal help for Covid ex-gratia to affected families in Kolkata

Supreme Court had asked all state governments to hand over the ex-gratia by December 10...
By Subhajoy Roy in Kolkata

India  /  Published 27.09.21

Free online legal aid platform for journalists

Started on September 5, the clinic’s brochure mentions the Anil Ambani group’s defamation case against 'The Wire' news portal for its reports on the Rafale deal...
By Pheroze L. Vincent in New Delhi


West Bengal  /  Published 01.08.21

Legal aid forum helps Covid orphans

All are minors from various areas of Siliguri subdivision and adjoining areas of Jalpaiguri...
By Bireswar Banerjee in Siliguri

West Bengal  /  Published 24.06.21

Legal aid for Covid overcharge

Darjeeling-based Vik-run foundation will also start a scholarship programme for students who have lost their parents or are in financial stress because of the pandemic...
By Vivek Chhetri in Darjeeling

Opinion  /  Published 10.03.20

Bengal and the question of justice

High percentage of vacancies in the police and judiciary is a matter of serious concern...
By Deepan Kumar Sarkar & Madhurima Dhanuka

India  /  Published 12.02.20

Delhi court offers legal aid to 2012 Delhi gangrape convict

The convict, Pawan Gupta, said he does not have a lawyer after he removed his earlier counsel...
By PTI in New Delhi

West Bengal  /  Published 04.02.20

Legal team meets teacher for probe

Police have posted 2 civic volunteers for the security of Smritikana and her mother who was also assaulted on Friday...
By Kousik Sen in Raiganj


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