AYODHYA CASE

  The Supreme Court on Tuesday[05.12.2017] decided to hear the civil appeals filed by various parties challenging the 2010 Allahabad high court verdict on the Ram Janmabhoomi-Babri Masjid title dispute on February 8 next year. A bench comprising Chief Justice Dipak Misra and Justices Ashok Bhushan and S A Najeeb also asked the Advocates on Record of appeals to sit together and ensure that all … Continue reading AYODHYA CASE

Laxmidhar Nayak and Ors. Vs. Jugal Kishore Behera and Ors.[SC 2017 November]

KEYWORDS: COMPENSATION As per the decision of the Constitution Bench in National Insurance Company Limited v. Pranay Sethi and Others 2017 (13) SCALE 12, compensation of Rs.15,000/- for loss of estate and Rs.15,000/- for funeral expenses is awarded. Thus total compensation awarded to the claimants is enhanced to Rs.5,34,000/- payable with interest at the rate of 7% per annum. DATE: November 28, 2017 SUPREME COURT … Continue reading Laxmidhar Nayak and Ors. Vs. Jugal Kishore Behera and Ors.[SC 2017 November]

Pankajakshi(Dead) Through L.Rs. vs Chandrika & Ors [ SC 2016 February]

KEYWORDS:- Letters Patent- DATE :  25 February, 2016- This judgment only decided that a difference between two Judges of the Punjab and Haryana High Court would have to be decided in accordance with the provisions of Section 98(2) of the Code of Civil Procedure because Section 98(3) of the Code of Civil Procedure would not apply, as the Punjab High Court is not governed by the … Continue reading Pankajakshi(Dead) Through L.Rs. vs Chandrika & Ors [ SC 2016 February]

Leaves in West Bengal

There are following types of leaves which are applicable for the Permanent/ Temporary Govt. employees of West Bengal. The latest revision of leave rules by G.O. are also considered along with-  West Bengal Service Rule Part I, Rule 144 to 207. Types of Leave Admissibility Period of Leave Pay Earned Leave Private affairs and medical ground. 30 days per year, maximum credit 300 days. Full … Continue reading Leaves in West Bengal

The Departmental Proceedings (Enforcement Of Attendance Of Witnesses And Production Of Documents) Act, 1973 [West Bengal]

West Bengal Act 24 of 1973 [7th May, 1973.]Assent of the Governor was published in the Calcutta Gazette, Extraordinary, dated the 7th May, 1973. An Act to provide for the enforcement of attendance of witnesses and production of documents in certain departmental proceedings and for matters connected therewith or incidental thereto. Whereas it is expedient to provide for the enforcement of attendance of witnesses and production of … Continue reading The Departmental Proceedings (Enforcement Of Attendance Of Witnesses And Production Of Documents) Act, 1973 [West Bengal]

Prostitution Policies of the Nations

Country Population: July 2009 Estimate Legal Status of Prostitution, Brothel Ownership, and Pimping Related Information 1. Afghanistan Population: 33,609,937 Prostitution: Illegal Brothel Ownership: Illegal Pimping: Illegal “Afghanistan’s sex industry is booming, according to both private and official sources. Statistics are scattered, and few solid figures exist. But since the fall of the Taliban regime in late 2001, prostitution has become, if not more widespread, at least more open… The … Continue reading Prostitution Policies of the Nations

Opinion

Offshore Banking Second Passport Economic Collapse Offshore Gold Storage International Trust Foreign Real Estate Offshore Companies Digital Diversification Retirement Planning Crisis Management Tax Haven Money laundering, Terrorism funding, Tax evasion International prostitution Decriminalization of the sex industry Continue reading Opinion

Law of Extradition

Source of Law National Legislation International Treaty An extradition treaty is the legal mechanism countries use to pull alleged criminals out of other countries. The terms and conditions vary. Some countries, like France and Brazil, won’t extradite their own citizens, no matter the circumstance. Generally speaking, for an extradition to succeed, the alleged criminal act can’t be political in nature and must be a crime … Continue reading Law of Extradition

The Extradition Act, 1962

(34 of 1962) An Act to consolidate and amend the law relating to the extradition of fugitive criminals [and to provide for matters connected therewith or incidental thereto] .Be it enacted by Parliament in the Thirteenth Year of the Republic of India as follows:- 1. Short title, extent and commencement .(1) This Act may be called The Extradition Act , 1962.(2) It extends to the whole of India.(3) … Continue reading The Extradition Act, 1962

Extradition Guidelines [India]

Ministries of External Affairs  Guidelines Extradition request for an accused/ fugitive can be initiated after charge sheet has been filed before an appropriate Court and said court having taken cognizance of the case has issued orders/directions justifying accused/fugitive’s committal for trial on the basis of evidence made available in the charge sheet and has sought presence of the accused/fugitive to face trial in the case. … Continue reading Extradition Guidelines [India]