CIVIL, Dictionary

Legal Words and Phrases

Mutatis mutandis’—Meaning—Matters or things are generally the same, but to be altered when necessary, as to names, offices and the like. State of Kerala v. Haridasan, P. (F. B.) I.L.R. 2015 (1) Kerala Obiter Dictum and Ratio Decidendi—Explained. Valsamma v. Abraham I.L.R. 2013 (1) Kerala 'Suicide'—Explained with reference to authorities —The causes which drive a person to commit suicide… Continue reading Legal Words and Phrases

CIVIL, Criminal

JIJI THOMSON V. STATE OF KERALA [Kerala 2015]

Keywords:- withdrawal from Prosecution- Just because some prosecution witnesses had died while the proceedings where pending, the court cannot grant permission to withdraw from prosecution—It is for the prosecution to take necessary alternative steps for proving the prosecution case. IN THE HIGH COURT OF KERALA AT ERNAKULAM PRESENT: THE HONOURABLE MR. JUSTICE P.UBAID THURSDAY, Date : 08.01.2015… Continue reading JIJI THOMSON V. STATE OF KERALA [Kerala 2015]

CIVIL, Law Commission Reports

Training of Judicial Officers [Law Commission of India Report No. 117]

Training of Judicial Officers Forward to the Union Minister of Law and Justice, Ministry of Law and Justice, Government of India by D.A. Desai, Chairman, Law Commission of India, on November 28, 1986. Chairman, Law Commission, Government Of India, Shastri Bhavan, New Delhi. November 28, 1986 Shri Ashok Kumar Sen, Minister for Law & Justice,… Continue reading Training of Judicial Officers [Law Commission of India Report No. 117]

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Law of Citizenship [Law Commission of India Report No. 107] 1984

Law of Citizenship Forward to the Union Minister of Law and Justice, Ministry of Law and Justice, Government of India by K.K. Mathew, Chairman, Law Commission of India, on December 3, 1984. Chairman, Law Commission, Government of India. December 3, 1984 Shri Jagannath Kaushal, Hon'ble Minister of Law and Justice, New Delhi.My Dear Minister,I am… Continue reading Law of Citizenship [Law Commission of India Report No. 107] 1984

CIVIL, National

We as Nation-Bharatiya Sanskriti

It is said what binds India[BHATAT] together is its “Sanskriti” (culture), and that people from Afghanistan to Burma, and Tibet to Sri Lanka, have the same forefathers. Even though we see different pictures, our forefathers were the same from 40,000 years ago, from Afghanistan to Burma, and from the slopes of Tibet in China to… Continue reading We as Nation-Bharatiya Sanskriti

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Canara Bank and Another Vs. Lalit Popli (D) through LRS[SC 2017 December]

KEYWORDS:-Dismissal-  High Court was not justified in setting aside the decision of the bank to recover the amount of loss sustained by it from the respondent, particularly when the bank is empowered to do so DATE: December 6, 2017 ACTS: Rule 12 of the Canara Bank Employees' Gratuity Fund Rules (for short, 'Gratuity Rules'), Clause 19 of… Continue reading Canara Bank and Another Vs. Lalit Popli (D) through LRS[SC 2017 December]

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Bhogireddi Varalakshmi & Ors. Vs. Mani Muth upandi & Ors [SC 2017 December]

Keywords:- future prospect-loss of consortium Claimants are entitled to an addition of 15% towards future prospects The widow shall be entitled for loss of consortium to the tune of Rs.1,00,000/- and the children together are entitled to compensation of Rs.1,00,000/- towards loss of love, care, guidance and protection. The compensation shall carry interest at the… Continue reading Bhogireddi Varalakshmi & Ors. Vs. Mani Muth upandi & Ors [SC 2017 December]

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Bank of India Vs. Yadav Consultancy Services Pvt. Ltd. and Ors [SC 2017 December]

Keywords:- Suit for Recovery- When the proceedings were lawfully conducted before the quasi-judicial authorities like DRT and DRAT, having trappings of the civil court, MSMEDF Council had no jurisdiction to entertain the application filed by the first respondent; more so, when the orders passed by the DRT were accepted and acted upon by respondent No.1.… Continue reading Bank of India Vs. Yadav Consultancy Services Pvt. Ltd. and Ors [SC 2017 December]

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Balwant Vithal Kadam Vs. Sunil Baburaoi Kadam [SC 2017 December]

KEYWORDS:- earnest money-specific performance There lies a distinction between an agreement to sell, and sale. The latter creates an interest in the land once accomplished as defined under Section 54 of the T.P. Act. DATE : December 05, 2017 ACTS :  Section 54 of the T.P. Act SUPREME COURT OF INDIA Balwant Vithal Kadam Vs. Sunil Baburaoi… Continue reading Balwant Vithal Kadam Vs. Sunil Baburaoi Kadam [SC 2017 December]

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Rupajan Begum Vs. Union of India & Ors[ SC 2017 December]

KEYWORDS:-Public document-Private document- "a conjoint reading of the provisions of the Assam Panchayat Act, 1994 i.e. Sections 19(1) (vi), 21 and 122, it would appear that directions for issuance of such certificate can come within the ambit of the jurisdiction of the authorities under the Act in which event the view taken by the High… Continue reading Rupajan Begum Vs. Union of India & Ors[ SC 2017 December]

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B. Sunitha Vs. State of Telengana & ANR [SC 2017 December]

Keywords:- Advocates' Fee Rules-legal profession-Professional ethics- DATE: 5 December, 2017 To attract the penal provisions under Section 138 N. I. Act, a cheque must have been drawn by the accused on an account maintained by him with a banker for payment of any amount of money to another person from out of that account for the… Continue reading B. Sunitha Vs. State of Telengana & ANR [SC 2017 December]

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Revanasiddayya Vs. Gangamma @ Shashikala & ANR [SC 2017 December]

KEYWORDS :- decree for dis-possession -suit for specific performance- The possession of the appellant on the suit land, after the dismissal of his suit for specific performance, became unauthorized and illegal thereby entitling the respondents to claim back the same from the appellant on the strength of their ownership. The appellant was, however, entitled to defend his possession… Continue reading Revanasiddayya Vs. Gangamma @ Shashikala & ANR [SC 2017 December]

CIVIL, Sanskrit

Ashtadhyayi – Panini Sutra [ Hindu]

पाणिनये नमः। SANSKRIT GRAMMAR BY PANINI MUNI अष्टाध्यायी - EIGHT CHAPTERS -IS THE NAME OF THE GRAMMAR Panini explained both Vaidik and Village Languages 4 × 4 = 16 Sub-chapters माहेश्वर-सूत्राणि -14 [9 and 4] अ इ उ ण् । ऋ ऌ क् । ए ओ ङ् । ऐ औ च् । ह य व र… Continue reading Ashtadhyayi – Panini Sutra [ Hindu]

CIVIL, Sanskrit

Kathopanisad [Hindu]

॥ कठोपनिषत् ॥ ॐ ॥ अथ कठोपनिषद् ॥ ॐ सह नाववतु । सह नौ भुनक्तु । सहवीर्यं करवावहै । तेजस्वि नावधीतमस्तु । मा विद्विषावहै ॥ ॐ शान्तिः शान्तिः शान्तिः ॥ Part I Canto I ॐ उशन् ह वै वाजश्रवसः सर्ववेदसं ददौ । तस्य ह नचिकेता नाम पुत्र आस ॥ १॥ तँ ह कुमारँ सन्तं दक्षिणासु… Continue reading Kathopanisad [Hindu]

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Isopanisad [Hindu]

॥ ईशोपनिषत् ॥ Santi patha ॐ पूर्णमदः पूर्णमिदं पूर्णात् पूर्णमुदच्यते । पूर्णस्य पूर्णमादाय पूर्णमेवावशिष्यते ॥ ॐ शांतिः शांतिः शांतिः ॥ ॥ अथ ईशोपनिषत् ॥   ॐ ईशा वास्यमिद सर्वं यत्किञ्च जगत्यां जगत् । तेन त्यक्तेन भुञ्जीथा मा गृधः कस्यस्विद्धनम् ॥ १॥ कुर्वन्नेवेह कर्माणि जिजीविषेच्छतꣳ समाः । एवं त्वयि नान्यथेतोऽस्ति न कर्म लिप्यते नरे ॥ २॥ असुर्या… Continue reading Isopanisad [Hindu]