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

Navtej Singh Johar & Ors. Vs. Union of India through Secretary, Ministry of Law and Justice [ALL SC 2018 September]

September 6, 2018:-SECTION 377of IPC-Homosexuality-It is declared that insofar as Section 377 criminalises consensual sexual acts of adults (i.e. persons above the age of 18 years who are competent to consent) in private, is violative of Articles 14, 15, 19, and 21 of the Constitution. It is, however, clarified that such consent must be free consent,… Read More Navtej Singh Johar & Ors. Vs. Union of India through Secretary, Ministry of Law and Justice [ALL SC 2018 September]

Suresh Kumar Koushal & Anr vs Naz Foundation & Ors [ALL SC 2013 DECEMBER]

SUPREME COURT OF INDIA CIVIL APPELLATE JURISDICTION CIVIL APPEAL NO.10972 OF 2013 (Arising out of SLP (C) No.15436 of 2009) Suresh Kumar Koushal & Anr vs Naz Foundation & Ors Decided on: 11 December 2013 Bench: G.S. Singhvi, Sudhansu Jyoti Mukhopadhaya JUDGMENT G.S. SINGHVI, J. 1. Leave granted. 2. These appeals are directed against order… Read More Suresh Kumar Koushal & Anr vs Naz Foundation & Ors [ALL SC 2013 DECEMBER]