locus standi


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locus standi

the right ofa party to appear and be heard before a court.
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In fact India's atoot ang mantra (integral-part iteration) has no locus standi. Aware of India's intention to get the 'Instrument of Accession' rubber-stamped by the IHK's assembly, the Security Council passed two resolutions to forestall the 'foreseeable accession'.
A locus standi or legal standing of the petitioner is required by the SC.
A party that avoids taking part in elections has, apparently, no locus standi to indulge in activities that amount to disruption of the democratic process.
According to another provision in Constitution, if there was breach of fundamental and that matter pertained to direct fundamental rights breach or public importance leaving upon any application having been made by anybody in the public interest litigation, any representative without their locus standi could approach the Supreme Court of Pakistan for the enforcement of that fundamental rights for the others and this exercise was called as suo motu jurisdiction, he added.
Upon exhausting all legal objections to the jurisdiction of the ECP and the locus standi of the petitioner in the Islamabad High Court and the Supreme Court, the latest application to stall scrutiny of its accounts relates to the partys objections on the TORs of the three-member committee formed by the commission.The committee, formed on April 3 and headed by Law director general and two auditors from the defence establishment, was mandated by the ECP to scrutinise PTIs accounts in one month.
He asked the litigant what is his locus standi to institute the petition and how is he aggrieved by the NRO.
In his judgment, Justice Luka Kimaru also observed that the petitioner, being a registered voter in Nairobi County's Kibra Constituency, lacked a locus standi to petition against candidates in a different county."There is no doubt that any citizen has a right to seek the enforcement of the provisions of the Constitution and the Law irrespective of his area of residence.
India has rejected the OIC resolution claiming the pan-Islamic body has no locus standi on the country's internal affairs after the 56-member body demanded that New Delhi implement the UN resolutions on Jammu and Kashmir.
NEW DELHI -- Responding to Foreign Secretary Aizaz Ahmad Chaudhry invitation for talks on Kashmir issue, India s Foreign Secretary S Jaishankar expressed his willingness to visit Islamabad but maintained that Pakistan has no locus standi in addressing any aspect of the situation in Jammu and Kashmir, which is an internal matter of India.
However, India's Foreign Secretary Jaishankar said he is ready to go to Islamabad but maintained Pakistan has no locus standi in addressing any aspect of the situation in Jammu and Kashmir, which is an internal matter of India, except to put an end to cross-border terrorism and infiltration.
Responding to Pakistan Foreign Secretary Aizaz Ahmad Chaudhry's invitation, Indian counterpart S Jaishankar expressed his willingness to travel to Islamabad but maintained Pakistan has no locus standi to address any aspect of the situation in J& K, which is an internal matter of India, except to put an end to crossborder terrorism and infiltration.
Specific topics include judicial dialogues and uniformity in the multi-level application of European Union competition law, the evolution of the "full jurisdiction" of the Union courts in Article 101 and 102 matters, locus standi of natural and legal persons before the European courts in state aid cases, some considerations on the arbitrability of competition law disputes and power and duties of arbitrators in applying European Union competition law, and an analysis of recent competition cases decided by arbitrators.