CIVIL, Motor Vehicle

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

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

Supreme Court of India Pankajakshi(Dead) Through L.Rs. ... vs Chandrika & Ors on 25 February, 2016 Author: ……………………………J. Bench: Anil R. Dave, Kurian Joseph, Shiva Kirti Singh, Adarsh Kumar Goel, Rohinton Fali Nariman REPORTABLE IN THE SUPREME COURT OF INDIA CIVIL APPELLATE JURISDICTION CIVIL APPEAL NO.201 of 2005 PANKAJAKSHI (DEAD) THROUGH L.RS. & OTHERS …APPELLANTS… Continue reading Pankajakshi(Dead) Through L.Rs. … vs Chandrika & Ors[ SC 2016]

CIVIL, Service Law

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

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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… Continue reading Prostitution Policies of the Nations

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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

CIVIL, Criminal

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… Continue reading Law of Extradition

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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… Continue reading Extradition Guidelines [India]