V. Ramaswami Aiyengar and others Appellant Versus T. N. V. Kailasa Thevar [SC 1951 March]

Keywords: Execution of Mortgage Decree The general law undoubtedly is that a mortgage decree is one and indivisible and exceptions to this rule are admitted in special circumstances where the integrity of the mtge. has been disrupted at the instance of the mortgagee himself; e.g., when there is severance of the interests of the mortgagors … Continue reading V. Ramaswami Aiyengar and others Appellant Versus T. N. V. Kailasa Thevar [SC 1951 March]

Badri Narain Jha and others Versus Rameshwar Dayal Singh and others[SC 1951 Feb]

Keywords : Tenancy – In- Common, lakhraj interest, Mokarrari interest In law, an inter se partition of the mokarrari interest could not affect the integrity of the lease and it could not be said that Bisheshwar Dayal Singh under the alleged partition became a mokarraridar under another contract of lease. Such partitions amongst several lessees … Continue reading Badri Narain Jha and others Versus Rameshwar Dayal Singh and others[SC 1951 Feb]

Col. D. I. Mac PhersonVersus M. N. Appanna and another [SC 1951 Feb]

KEYWORDS: Concluded contract As there was no concluded contract, the decree passed by him awarding compensation to the plaintiff for breach of contract cannot be sustained AIR 1951 SC 184 : (1951) SCR 161 (SUPREME COURT OF INDIA) Col. D. I. Mac Pherson Appellant Versus M. N. Appanna and another Respondent (Before : Saiyid Fazl … Continue reading Col. D. I. Mac PhersonVersus M. N. Appanna and another [SC 1951 Feb]

Mrs. Fatma Haji Ali Mohammad Hajee and others Versus The State of Bombay[SC 1951]

when a liability is imposed by a statute, that liability cannot be defeated by the exercise of any discretion by Government or by making rules which may negative that liability AIR 1951 SC 180 : (1951) SCR 266 (SUPREME COURT OF INDIA) Mrs. Fatma Haji Ali Mohammad Hajee and others Appellant Versus The State of … Continue reading Mrs. Fatma Haji Ali Mohammad Hajee and others Versus The State of Bombay[SC 1951]

Firm Sriniwas Ram Kumar versus Mahabir Prasad and others[SC 1951]

Keywords:  suit for specific performance of a contract to sell a house AIR 1951 SC 177 : (1951) SCR 277 (SUPREME COURT OF INDIA) Firm Sriniwas Ram Kumar Appellant Versus Mahabir Prasad and others Respondent (Before : M. Patanjali Sastri, Mehr Chand Mahajan And B. K. Mukherjea, JJ.) Civil Appeal No. 82 at 1949, Decided … Continue reading Firm Sriniwas Ram Kumar versus Mahabir Prasad and others[SC 1951]

Tarapada De and others Versus The State of West Bengal[SC 1951 January]

Keywords: Preventive Detention-subjective satisfaction AIR 1951 SC 174 : (1951) SCR 212 : (1951) CriLJ SC 400 (SUPREME COURT OF INDIA) Tarapada De and others Appellant Versus The State of WEST BENGAL Respondent (Before : M. H. Kania, C.J.I., Saiyid Fazl Ali, M. Patanjali Sastri, B. K. Mukherjea, S. R. Das And N. Chandrasekhara Aiyar, … Continue reading Tarapada De and others Versus The State of West Bengal[SC 1951 January]

The State of Bombay Versus Atma Ram Shridhar Vaidya [SC 1951 JANUARY]

Keywords: Preventive Detention AIR 1951 SC 157 : (1951) SCR 167 : (1951) CriLJ SC 373 (SUPREME COURT OF INDIA) The State of Bombay Appellant Versus Atma Ram Shridhar Vaidya Respondent (Before : M. H. Kania, C.J.I., Saiyid Fazl Ali, M. Patanjali Sastri, B. K. Mukherjea, S. R. Das And N. Chandrasekhara Aiyar, JJ.) Case … Continue reading The State of Bombay Versus Atma Ram Shridhar Vaidya [SC 1951 JANUARY]

Ram Nandan Prasad Narayan Singh and another Versus Kapildeo Ramjee and others[SC 1951 January]

keywords: Constructive Resjudicata AIR 1951 SC 155 : (1951) SCR 138 (SUPREME COURT OF INDIA) Ram Nandan Prasad Narayan Singh and another Appellant Versus Kapildeo Ramjee and others Respondent (Before : M. H. Kania, C.J.I., M. Patanjali Sastri And N. Chandrasekhara Aiyar, JJ.) Civil Appeals Nos. 98, 99, 100 and 101 of 1949, Decided on … Continue reading Ram Nandan Prasad Narayan Singh and another Versus Kapildeo Ramjee and others[SC 1951 January]

Keshavan Madhava Menon Versus The State of Bombay [SC 1951 January]

KEYWORDS: FREEDOM OF SPEECH AIR 1951 SC 128 : (1951) SCR 228 : (1951) CriLJ SC 860 (SUPREME COURT OF INDIA) Keshavan Madhava Menon Appellant Versus The State of Bombay Respondent (Before : M. H. Kania, C.J.I., Saiyid Fazl Ali, M. Patanjali Sastri, Mehr Chand Mahajan, B. K. Mukherjea, S. R. Das And N. Chandrasekhara … Continue reading Keshavan Madhava Menon Versus The State of Bombay [SC 1951 January]

Rai Brij Raj Krishna and Another Versus Messrs. S. K. Shaw and Brothers [SC 1951 FEB]

Keywords: Rent Control-Jurisdiction The Act has entrusted the Controller with a ‘jurisdiction, which includes the jurisdiction to determine whether there is non-payment of rent or not, as well as the jurisdiction, on finding that there is non-payment of rent, to order eviction of a tenant. Therefore, even if the Controller, may be assumed to have … Continue reading Rai Brij Raj Krishna and Another Versus Messrs. S. K. Shaw and Brothers [SC 1951 FEB]

Most. Rev. P.M.A. Metropolitan and others Vs Moran Mar marthoma and another [ALL SC 1995 JUNE]

AIR 1995 SC 2001 : (1995) 1 Suppl. SCR 542 : (1995) 4 Suppl. SCC 286 : JT 1995 (5) SC 1 : (1995) 4 SCALE 1 (SUPREME COURT OF INDIA) Most. Rev. P.M.A. Metropolitan and others Appellant Versus Moran Mar marthoma and another Respondent (Before: R. M. Sahai, B. P. Jeevan Reddy And S. … Continue reading Most. Rev. P.M.A. Metropolitan and others Vs Moran Mar marthoma and another [ALL SC 1995 JUNE]

Courts should not place reliance on decisions without discussing as to how the factual situation fits in with the fact-situation of the decision on which reliance is placed.

Collector of Central Excise, Calcutta Versus M/s. Alnoori Tobacco Products and another [All SC 2004 July] AIR 2004 SCW 4311 : JT 2004 (5) SC 593 : (2004) 6 SCALE 232 : (2004) 6 SCC 186 (SUPREME COURT OF INDIA) Collector of Central Excise, Calcutta Appellant Versus M/s. Alnoori Tobacco Products and another Respondent (Before : S. … Continue reading Courts should not place reliance on decisions without discussing as to how the factual situation fits in with the fact-situation of the decision on which reliance is placed.

Chiranjit Lal Chowdhuri Vs. The Union of India & Ors [ SC 1950 December]

KEYWORDS : Fundamental right of  company-eminent domain- HELD : No one except those whose rights are directly affected by a law can raise the question of the constitutionality of that law. The company and the shareholders are in law separate entities, and if the allegation is made that any property belonging to the company has … Continue reading Chiranjit Lal Chowdhuri Vs. The Union of India & Ors [ SC 1950 December]

The Companies Act, 2013 [SCHEDULE]

KEYWORDS:- CORPORATE LAW The Companies Act, 2013[CLICK] Schedule I (See sections 4 and 5) Table-A Memorandum of Association of a Company Limited by Shares 1st The name of the company is “…………………………….Limited / Private Limited”. 2nd The registered office of the company will be situated in the State of…………………………….. 3rd (a) The objects to be pursued … Continue reading The Companies Act, 2013 [SCHEDULE]

Ashoka Kumar Thakur Versus Union of India and OTHERS [ALL SC 2008 APRIL]

Keywords:- Reservation for admission- The Constitution 93rd Amendment Act, 2005, is valid and does not violate the “basic structure” of the Constitution so far as it relates to the State maintained institutions and aided educational institutions. AIR 2008 SCW 2899 : JT 2008 (5) SC 1 : (2008) 5 SCALE 1 : (2008) 6 SCC … Continue reading Ashoka Kumar Thakur Versus Union of India and OTHERS [ALL SC 2008 APRIL]

Mahadev Dhanappa Gunaki and another Vs The State of Bombay[ALL SC 1953 FEBRUARY]

KEYWORDS:-Illegal gratification-  AIR 1953 SC 179 : (1953) CriLJ SC 902 (SUPREME COURT OF INDIA) Mahadev Dhanappa Gunaki and another Appellant Versus The State of Bombay Respondent (Before : Mehr Chand Mahajan, S. R. Das And Ghulam Hasan, JJ.) Criminal Appeal No. 66 of 1951, Decided on : 04-02-1953. Bribe—Delay in action—Substantial period of time … Continue reading Mahadev Dhanappa Gunaki and another Vs The State of Bombay[ALL SC 1953 FEBRUARY]

The State of Bihar Versus Sir Kameshwar Singh[ALL SC 1952 MAY]

KEYWORDS:- LAND REFORM ACTS AIR 1952 SC 252 : (1952) SCR 889 BIHAR LAND REFORM ACT HELD VALID (SUPREME COURT OF INDIA) The State of Bihar Appellant Versus Sir Kameshwar Singh Respondent AND Visweshwar Rao Appellant Versus State of MADHYA PRADESH and another Respondent AND Surya Pal Singh Appellant Versus Government of the State of … Continue reading The State of Bihar Versus Sir Kameshwar Singh[ALL SC 1952 MAY]

Amarinder Singh Versus Special Committee, Punjab Vidhan Sabha and OTHERS[ ALL SC 2010 APRIL]

KEYWORDS:-Parliamentary Privilege-expulsion of the MLAs- JT 2010 (4) SC 350 : (2010) 4 SCALE 354 : (2010) 6 SCC 113 : (2010) 4 SCR 1105 (SUPREME COURT OF INDIA) Amarinder Singh Appellant Versus Special Committee, Punjab Vidhan Sabha and OTHERS Respondent (Before : K. G. Balakrishnan, C.J.,R. V. Raveendran,P. Sathasivam ,J. M. Panchal and R. … Continue reading Amarinder Singh Versus Special Committee, Punjab Vidhan Sabha and OTHERS[ ALL SC 2010 APRIL]

STATE OF WEST BENGAL VS ANWAR ALI SARKAR[ ALL SC 1952 JANUARY]

KEYWORDS:- SPECIAL COURT DATE:- 11-01-1952 AIR 1952 SC 75 : (1952) SCR 284 : (1952) CriLJ SC 510 (SUPREME COURT OF INDIA) The State of WEST BENGAL Appellant Versus ANWAR Ali SARKAR and another Respondent (Before : M. Patanjali Sastri, C.J.I., Saiyid Fazl Ali, Mehr Chand Mahajan, B. K. Mukherjea, S. R. Das, N. Chandrasekhara Aiyar … Continue reading STATE OF WEST BENGAL VS ANWAR ALI SARKAR[ ALL SC 1952 JANUARY]

The State of Madras Vs V. G. Row[ALL SC 1952 MARCH]

KEYWORDS:- JUDICIAL REVIEW-imposing reasonable restrictions-test of reasonableness Court naturally attaches great weight to the legislative Judgment, it cannot desert its own duty to determine finally the constitutionality of an impugned statute. DATE:- 31-03-1952 AIR 1952 SC 196 : (1952) SCR 597 : (1952) CriLJ SC 966 (SUPREME COURT OF INDIA) The State of Madras Appellant … Continue reading The State of Madras Vs V. G. Row[ALL SC 1952 MARCH]

Gulam Abbas and others Versus State of U.P. and others[ALL SC 1981 NOVEMBER]

KEYWORDS:-SECTION 144 Under Section 144 is provided by the urgency of the situation and the power there under is intended to be availed of for preventing disorders, obstructions and annoyances with a view to secure the public weal by maintaining public peace and tranquillity. DATE:- 03-11-1981 AIR 1981 SC 2198 : (1982) 1 SCR 1077 … Continue reading Gulam Abbas and others Versus State of U.P. and others[ALL SC 1981 NOVEMBER]

Ms. Githa Hariharan and another Vs Reserve Bank of India and another[ALL SC 1999 FEBRUARY]

KEYWORDS:-natural guardian- DATE:-17-02-1999. The father by reason of a dominant personality cannot be ascribed to have a preferential right over the mother in the matter of guardianship since both fall within the same category AIR 1999 SC 1149 : (1999) 1 SCR 669 : (1999) 2 SCC 228 : JT 1999 (1) SC 524 : … Continue reading Ms. Githa Hariharan and another Vs Reserve Bank of India and another[ALL SC 1999 FEBRUARY]