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

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… Read More 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… Read More 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

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… Read More Law of Extradition

Prevention of Money-laundering (Maintenance of Records) Second Amendment Rules, 2017.

THE GAZETTE OF INDIA : EXTRAORDINARY [PART II—SEC. 3(i)] MINISTRY OF FINANCE (Department of Revenue) NOTIFICATION New Delhi, the 1st June, 2017 G.S.R. 538(E).— In exercise of the powers conferred by sub-section (1) read with clause (h), clause (i), clause (j) and clause (k) of sub-section (2) of section 73 of the Prevention of Money-laundering Act,… Read More Prevention of Money-laundering (Maintenance of Records) Second Amendment Rules, 2017.

The Prevention of Money-laundering (Maintenance of Records of the Nature and Value of Transactions, the .. of the Banking Companies, Financial Institutions and Intermediaries) Rules, 2005

1. Short title and commencement.— (1) These rules may be called the Prevention of Money-laundering (Maintenance of Records of the Nature and Value of Transactions, the Procedure and Manner of Maintaining and Time for Furnishing Information and Verification and Maintenance of Records of the Identity of the Clients of the Banking Companies, Financial Institutions and… Read More The Prevention of Money-laundering (Maintenance of Records of the Nature and Value of Transactions, the .. of the Banking Companies, Financial Institutions and Intermediaries) Rules, 2005

THE DECLARATION OF THE ESTABLISHMENT OF THE STATE OF ISRAEL

May 14, 1948 Published in the Official Gazette, No. 1 of the 5th, Iyar, 5708 (14th May, 1948). On May 14, 1948, on the day in which the British Mandate over a Palestine expired, the Jewish People’s Council gathered at the Tel Aviv Museum, and approved the following proclamation, declaring the establishment of the State of… Read More THE DECLARATION OF THE ESTABLISHMENT OF THE STATE OF ISRAEL