THE SUPREME JUDICIAL COUNCIL [Pakistan]PROCEDURE OF INQUIRY, 2005

The 17th Amendment to the Constitution brought a significant change in Article 209 of the Constitution. Prior to the Amendment, the Council could process only such matters as were referred to it by the President. Under the amended Article 209, the Council, besides a reference from the President, may, also on its own account, inquire… Read More THE SUPREME JUDICIAL COUNCIL [Pakistan]PROCEDURE OF INQUIRY, 2005

Procedure to be followed by the Magistrate in Case of Extradition inquiry

Once a request for extradition is received in India, the Central Government may by virtue of Section 5 of the Extradition Act issue an order to any Magistrate who would have jurisdiction to inquire into the offence if it had been an offence committed within the local limits of his jurisdiction to inquire into the case. … Read More Procedure to be followed by the Magistrate in Case of Extradition inquiry

DR. K.S. PALANISAMI(DEAD) Vs. HINDU COMMUNITY IN GENERAL AND CITIZENS OF GOBI CHETTI PALAYAM

(2017) AIR(SCW) 1473 : (2017) AIR(SC) 1473 : (2017) 3 JT 151 : (2017) 1 LawHerald(SC) 708 : (2017) 2 RCR(Civil) 601 : (2017) 2 RecentApexJudgments(RAJ) 516 : (2017) 3 Scale 479 SUPREME COURT OF INDIA DIVISION BENCH ( Before : A.K. Sikri and Ashok Bhushan, JJ. ) DR. K.S. PALANISAMI(DEAD) — Appellant Vs. HINDU… Read More DR. K.S. PALANISAMI(DEAD) Vs. HINDU COMMUNITY IN GENERAL AND CITIZENS OF GOBI CHETTI PALAYAM

The consent of the State Government is  necessary for the C.B.I. to exercise their power and jurisdiction within the States

Section 3 of the Delhi Special Police Establishment Act stipulates that the Central Government may, by notification in the official gazette, specify the offences or class of offences which are to be investigated by the Delhi Special Police Establishment. Section 5 of the Act provides for extension of powers and jurisdiction of Special Police Establishment… Read More The consent of the State Government is  necessary for the C.B.I. to exercise their power and jurisdiction within the States

Justice K.S. Puttaswamy (Retd.) and Another Vs. Union of India and Others

SUPREME COURT OF INDIA BENCH: HON’BLE THE CHIEF JUSTICE, HON’BLE MR. JUSTICE A.K. SIKRI, HON’BLE MR. JUSTICE A.M. KHANWILKAR, HON’BLE DR. JUSTICE D.Y. CHANDRACHUD, HON’BLE MR. JUSTICE ASHOK BHUSHAN Justice K.S. Puttaswamy (Retd.) and Another Vs. Union of India and Others [Writ Petition (Civil) No. 494 of 2012] see below A.K. SIKRI, J. (For Chief… Read More Justice K.S. Puttaswamy (Retd.) and Another Vs. Union of India and Others

United Nations Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities

MINISTRY OF FOREIGN AFFAIRS Interministerial Committee of Human Rights The UN Convention  on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities Signed in New York on March 30, 2007 (November 5, 2007) CONVENTION ON THE RIGHTS OF PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES Preamble The States Parties to the present Convention, (a) Recalling the principles proclaimed in the Statute of the… Read More United Nations Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities

Code of Canon Law [Holy See]

BOOK I. GENERAL NORMS Chapter I. GENERAL NORMS Can. 1 The canons of this Code regard only the Latin Church. Can. 2 For the most part the Code does not define the rites which must be observed in celebrating liturgical actions. Therefore, liturgical laws in force until now retain their force unless one of them… Read More Code of Canon Law [Holy See]

The Banking Regulation Act, 1949

(10 OF 1949) [10th March, 1949] An Act to consolidate and amend the law relating to banking . Whereas it is expedient to consolidate and amend the law relating to banking ; It is hereby enacted as follows:- Part I Preliminary 1. Short title, extent and commencement. – (1) This Act may be called The… Read More The Banking Regulation Act, 1949