A Symposium entitled “ Role of Media in Justice Delivery System " was held on 12.5.14 at 12 noon in the Indian Institute of Legal Studies in collaboration with the Siliguri Journalists' Club. The Symposium was attended by the representatives of the Media in Siliguri besides our teachers and students. Hon’ble Justice Biswanath Somadder and Hon'ble Justice Arindam Sinha, Judges of Calcutta High Court kindly graced the Symposium as the Chief Guest and Special Guest respectively and present their views in the Symposium. A Panel Discussion on the Topic was held after the inaugural session participated by the Hon'ble Judges and senior media personnel. Dainik Jagran, Siliguri was the media partner of the Symposium and its contribution in organising the even is sincerely acknowledged.06/06/2014
* A Special Lecture on “The Indian evidence Act” was delivered by Hon’ble Justice Arindam Sinha, Judge, Calcutta High Court on 11.5.14 during 3 pm to 4.30 pm in the Conference Hall of the University of North Bengal, Administrative Building. *The Indian Institute of Legal Studies is proud and delighted to announce that a total of 85 students have obtained First Class rank in the examinations of the University of North Bengal held in December, 2013. The over-all success rate is as high as 94%. The students were felicitated in a ceremony held on 11.5.14 at 3 pm in the Conference Hall of the University of North Bengal, Administrative Building. Hon’ble Justice B.Somadder, Judge, Calcutta High Court and Hon’ble Justice A.Sinha, Judge,Calcutta High Court kindly graced the ceremony as Guests of Honour and felicitated the students. The performance of all the qualified students were also appreciated in the programme. *The parents of all the students were present in the felicitation ceremony.06/06/2014
A delegation of NATIONAL LAW COLLEGE, Kathmandu, Nepal consisting of seven students and one Teacher visited the Indian Institute of Legal Studies under Academic Exchange / Visit programme during May 16-18, 2014. The legal education system of India and Nepal as well as the legal system of the two countries were discussed in details during meetings with the delegation. Other technical issues concerning prosecution, adjudication, court structure, justice delivery systems, Bar Council of India etc. were discussed. The students and teachers of IILS exchanged experience with their counterparts from Nepal. The delegation was felicitated on 17.5.14 at 1 pm in a ceremony at IILS.06/06/2014
Symposium on "Role of Media in Justice Delivery System " organised jointly by the Indian Institute of Legal Studies and Dainik Jagran. Date & Time : 24.4.14 at 3 pm / Venue : Tara Palace, Gangtok, Sikkim. Programme : Welcome Address : Mr.Joyjit Chowdhury, Chairman, Indian Institute of Legal Studies. Chief Guest : Hon'ble Justice N.K.Jain, The Chief Justice, Sikkim High Court, Sikkim. Special Guest : Hon'ble Justice S.P.Wangdi, Judge, Sikkim High Court, Sikkim. Guest of Honour : Professor (Dr.) A.Lakshminath, Chancellor, Andhra Pradesh University and Vice-Chancellor, Chanakya National Law University, Patna. Participants : Media representatives of Sikkim / Teachers & Students of the Indian Institute of Legal Studies./ Teachers & Students of the Sikkim Govt. Law College and other Colleges in Sikkim.The Dainik Jagran played an active role in organising the Symposium by ensuring participation of a large number of media personnel of Sikkim.