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]

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]

The State Of Punjab Vs Ajaib Singh and anothers[SC 1952]

Meaning of arrest Physical restraint on an abducted person to ensure his restoration is not arrest. Interpretation of Statutes—Ambiguous word—Possibility of two constructions—The Court must adopt the Construction which will ensure smooth and harmonious working—It should eschew the construction which shall lead to absurdity or give rise to practical inconvenience. (SUPREME COURT OF INDIA) (Before … Continue reading The State Of Punjab Vs Ajaib Singh and anothers[SC 1952]

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]

M. K. Gopalan and another Versus The State of MADHYA PRADESH [ALL SC 1953 APRIL]

KEYWORDS:-SANCTION FOR PROSECUTION AIR 1954 SC 362 : (1955) 1 SCR 168 : (1954) CriLJ SC 1012 (SUPREME COURT OF INDIA) M. K. Gopalan and another Appellant Versus The State of MADHYA PRADESH Respondent (Before : B. K. Mukherjea, S. R. Das, N. H. Bhagwati, B. Jagannadhadas And T. L. Venkatarama Ayyar, JJ.) Petition No. … Continue reading M. K. Gopalan and another Versus The State of MADHYA PRADESH [ALL SC 1953 APRIL]

M/s. Geomysore Services India Pvt. Ltd. & ANR. Vs. M/s. Hutti Goldmines Company Ltd. & Ors.[ALL SC 2018 MAY]

KEYWORDS:- Reservation of land The State Government being the owner of the land and minerals, has a right to make a proposal to the Central Government to reserve lands not held under a prospecting licence or mining lease for exploitation by the State Government companies or undertakings but approval of the Central Government is necessary; … Continue reading M/s. Geomysore Services India Pvt. Ltd. & ANR. Vs. M/s. Hutti Goldmines Company Ltd. & Ors.[ALL SC 2018 MAY]

AFCONs Infrastructure Ltd. and AnOTHER Vs Cherian Varkey Construction Co. (P) Ltd. and OTHERS [ALL SC 2010 JULY ]

KEYWORDS: Alternative Dispute Resolution- Arbitration HELD:- A civil court exercising power under Section 89 CPC cannot refer a suit to arbitration unless all the parties to the suit agree to such reference. If the reference is to arbitration or conciliation, the court has to record that the reference is by mutual consent. If the reference is to any … Continue reading AFCONs Infrastructure Ltd. and AnOTHER Vs Cherian Varkey Construction Co. (P) Ltd. and OTHERS [ALL SC 2010 JULY ]

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]

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]

Secretary to Government of Tamil Nadu Public (Law and Order) Revenue Department & ANR Vs. Kamala & ANR[ALL SC 2018 APRIL]

KEYWORDS:-detention order – DATE:-April 10, 2018- The COFEPOSA Act did not require the detaining authority to mention the period of detention in the order of detention. When no period is mentioned in an order, the implication is that the detention is for the maximum period prescribed under the Act- ACT:-Section 3(1)(ii) of the Conservation of … Continue reading Secretary to Government of Tamil Nadu Public (Law and Order) Revenue Department & ANR Vs. Kamala & ANR[ALL SC 2018 APRIL]

The Andhra Pradesh Industrial Infrastructure Corporation Ltd. and Others Vs. S.N. Raj Kumar and Another[ALL SC 2018 APRIL]

KEYWORDS:-doctrine of proportionality-Transfer of property-public sector undertaking-industrial plots- DATE:-APRIL 10, 2018. Act:-Section 54 of the Transfer of Property Act, 1882 Section 55 of the Transfer of property Act deals with rights and liabilities of buyer and seller. As per this provision, when the buyer discharges obligations and seller passes/conveys the ownership of the property, the … Continue reading The Andhra Pradesh Industrial Infrastructure Corporation Ltd. and Others Vs. S.N. Raj Kumar and Another[ALL SC 2018 APRIL]

Roshanlal Kuthiala and others Vs R. B. Mohan Singh Oberai[ALL SC 1974 OCTOBER]

KEYWORDS:-Evacuee property- EQUITY-EQUITABLE ADJUSTMENT- In India the historical and artificial distinction between Equity and Law does not exist and equity itself is enforced as law with all the built-in limitations we have adverted to. DATE:-17-10-1974 AIR 1975 SC 824 : (1975) 2 SCR 491 : (1975) 4 SCC 628 (SUPREME COURT OF INDIA) Roshanlal Nuthiala … Continue reading Roshanlal Kuthiala and others Vs R. B. Mohan Singh Oberai[ALL SC 1974 OCTOBER]

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]

Sunil B. Naik Vs. Geowave Commander[ALL SC 2018 MARCH]

KEYWORDS:-maritime claim-admiralty jurisdiction-jurisdiction in rem- DATE:-March 09, 2018 SUPREME COURT OF INDIA Sunil B. Naik Vs. Geowave Commander [Civil Appeal No. 2618 of 2018 arising out of SLP(C) No. 18899/2013] [Civil Appeal No. 2617 of 2018 arising out of SLP(C) No. 18845/2013] SANJAY KISHAN KAUL, J. 1. Leave granted. 2. A maritime claim against the … Continue reading Sunil B. Naik Vs. Geowave Commander[ALL SC 2018 MARCH]

Smt. Selvi and OTHERS Versus State of Karnataka[ALL SC 2010 MAY]

KEYWORDS:- Scientific techniques, namely narcoanalysis, polygraph examination and the Brain Electrical Activation Profile (BEAP) test- DATE:-05-05-2010- Forcing an individual to undergo any of the impugned techniques violates the standard of ‘substantive due process’ which is required for restraining personal liberty. JT 2010 (5) SC 11 : (2010) 4 SCALE 690 : (2010) 7 SCC 263 … Continue reading Smt. Selvi and OTHERS Versus State of Karnataka[ALL SC 2010 MAY]

M/s. S. B. P. and Co. Versus M/s. Patel Engineering Ltd. and ANOTHER[ALL SC 2005 OCTOBER]

KEYWORDS:- ARBITRATION- DATE:-26-10-2005- What is the nature of the function of the Chief Justice or his designate under Section 11 of the Arbitration and Conciliation Act, 1996? AIR 2006 SC 450 : (2005) 4 Suppl. SCR 688 : (2005) 8 SCC 618 : JT 2005 (9) SC 219 : (2005) 9 SCALE 1 (SUPREME COURT … Continue reading M/s. S. B. P. and Co. Versus M/s. Patel Engineering Ltd. and ANOTHER[ALL SC 2005 OCTOBER]

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

KEYWORDS:-Reservation for admission in educational institutions- DATE : 10.04.2018 The Constitution 93rd Amendment Act, 2005, is valid AIR 2008 SCW 2899 : JT 2008 (5) SC 1 : (2008) 5 SCALE 1 : (2008) 6 SCC 1 (SUPREME COURT OF INDIA) Ashoka Kumar Thakur Appellant Versus Union of India and OTHERS Respondent (Before : K. … Continue reading Ashoka Kumar Thakur Versus Union of India and OTHERS[ALL SC 2008 APRIL]

Shri Kihota Hollohon Vs Mr. Zachilhu and others[ALL SC 1992 FEBRUARY]

KEYWORDS:-POWER OF SPEAKER- DATE:- 18-02-1992 AIR 1993 SC 412 : (1992) 1 SCR 686 : (1992) 2 Suppl. SCC 651 : JT 1992 (1) SC 600 : (1992) 1 SCALE 338 (SUPREME COURT OF INDIA) Shri Kihota Hollohon Appellant Versus Mr. Zachilhu and others Respondent (Before: L. M. Sharma, M. N. Venkatachaliah, J. S. Verma, … Continue reading Shri Kihota Hollohon Vs Mr. Zachilhu and others[ALL SC 1992 FEBRUARY]

Surinder Kumar and others Versus Gian Chand and others[ALL SC 1957 SEPTEMBER]

KEYWORDS:-PROBATE PROCEEDING-admission of addition of evidence under O. 41, R. 27 of the Civil Procedure Code – DATE:- 24-09-1957 AIR 1957 SC 875 : (1958) SCR 548 (SUPREME COURT OF INDIA) Surinder Kumar and others Appellant Versus Gian Chand and others Respondent (Before : B. P. Sinha, P. Govinda Menon And J. L. Kapur, JJ.) … Continue reading Surinder Kumar and others Versus Gian Chand and others[ALL SC 1957 SEPTEMBER]

S. P. Gupta Vs President of India and others[ALL SC 1981 DECEMBER]

KEYWORDS:- independence of the judiciary DATE:-30.12.1982 AIR 1982 SC 149 : (1982) 2 SCR 365 : (1981) Suppl. SCC 87 : (1981) 4 SCALE 1974A (SUPREME COURT OF INDIA) S. P. Gupta Appellant Versus President of India and others Respondent AND Miss Lily Thomas Appellant Versus President of India and others Respondent AND R. Prasad Sinha … Continue reading S. P. Gupta Vs President of India and others[ALL SC 1981 DECEMBER]

Sitaram Vs. Radhey Shyam Vishnav & Ors.[ALL SC 2018 MARCH]

KEYWORDS:-Election Petition- DATE:- March 06, 2018 The deposit of treasury challan which means deposit of the requisite amount in treasury at the time of presentation of the election petition is mandatory ACTS:-Order VII Rule 11 read with Section 151 CPC SUPREME COURT OF INDIA Sitaram Vs. Radhey Shyam Vishnav & Ors. [Civil Appeal No. 1200 of … Continue reading Sitaram Vs. Radhey Shyam Vishnav & Ors.[ALL SC 2018 MARCH]

Rupa Ashok Hurra Versus Ashok Hurra and another[ALL SC 2002 APRIL]

Keywords:-RELIEF AGAINST DISMISSIAL OF REVIEW PETITION- Date:-10-04-2002- Whether an aggrieved person is entitled to any relief against a final judgment/order of this Court, after dismissal of review petition, either under Article 32 of the Constitution or otherwise? AIR 2002 SC 1771 : (2002) 2 SCR 1006 : (2002) 4 SCC 388 : JT 2002 (3) … Continue reading Rupa Ashok Hurra Versus Ashok Hurra and another[ALL SC 2002 APRIL]