Government to introduce National Litigation Policy

With the objective to reduce the government's dependency on courts, it is bringing in the National Litigation Policy (NLP) to avoid unnecessary litigation involving the various ministries and departments, Union Law Minister DV Sadananda Gowda said Wednesday.

Govt frowns at frequent adjournments; to tighten legal team

Unhappy with the way its cases are handled in courts, government has decided to spruce up the working of its legal team with a focus on those who seek frequent adjournments and "slipshod and loose" draftings while filing appeals.