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]

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]

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]

S. A. Venkataraman Versus Union of India and another [ALL SC 1954 MARCH]

KEYWORDS:- Double Jeopardy- It is a well-established principle of English law that, except where it is otherwise provided by a statute, all public officers and servants of the Crown hold their appointments at the pleasure of the Crown. Their services can be terminated without assigning any reason and even if any public servant considers that he … Continue reading S. A. Venkataraman Versus Union of India and another [ALL SC 1954 MARCH]

Rights of an intermediary under West Bengal Estate Acquisition Act 1953

under section 6 of the West Bengal Estate Acquisition Act 1953 Right of  intermediary  to retain certain lands:- (1) Notwithstanding anything contained in sections 4 and 5, an intermediary shall, except in the cases mentioned in the proviso to sub-section (2) but subject to the other provision to  that sub-section, be entitled to retain with effect … Continue reading Rights of an intermediary under West Bengal Estate Acquisition Act 1953

Status of a post-vesting intermediary retaining any land under Section 6 is not that of a mere licensee, but that of a statutory tenant under West Bengal Estates Acquisition Act, 1953

Calcutta High Court (Appellete Side) in BRC Construction Company Private Limited and another vs The State Of West Bengal And Others [Decided on 8 April, 2015 in W.P.L.R.T. No. 353 of 2014]  Hon`ble Subhro Kamal Mukherjee held :   (a) the State cannot resume any land, which is within ceiling limit, according to Section 6(3) of the Estates Acquisition … Continue reading Status of a post-vesting intermediary retaining any land under Section 6 is not that of a mere licensee, but that of a statutory tenant under West Bengal Estates Acquisition Act, 1953

Preparation of Record-of-rights under West Bengal estate Acquisition Act 1953

CHAPTER V Preparation of Record-of-rights 39. Preparation of record-of-rights.—(1) Subject to the provisions of sub-section (4), the State Government may, for carrying out the purposes of this Act make an order directing— (a) that a record-of-rights be prepared in respect of any district, or part of a district, or (b) that the record-of-rights prepared and … Continue reading Preparation of Record-of-rights under West Bengal estate Acquisition Act 1953

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]

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]

Sarika Vs. Administrator, Shri Mahakaleshwar Mandir Committee, Ujjain (M.P.) & Ors .[ALL SC 2018 MAY]

KEYWORDS:-  HINDU RITUAL- HINDU RITUAL- LORD SHIVA DATE:- MAY 02, 2018 ACTS:- WRIT PETITION SUPREME COURT OF INDIA Sarika Vs. Administrator, Shri Mahakaleshwar Mandir Committee, Ujjain (M.P.) & Ors. [Civil Appeal No. 4676 2018 arising out of S.L.P. (C) No.15459 of 2017] ARUN MISHRA, J. 1. Leave granted. 2. The petition pertains to famous Mahakaleshwar temple, … Continue reading Sarika Vs. Administrator, Shri Mahakaleshwar Mandir Committee, Ujjain (M.P.) & Ors .[ALL SC 2018 MAY]

Municipal Corporation of Delhi Versus Female Workers (Muster Roll) and another[ALL SC 2000 MARCH]

KEYWORDS:- iNDUSTRIAL DISPUTE – MUNICIPALITY WHETHER INDUSTRY-MATERNITY BENEFIT-CASUAL WORKERS-   DATE:-08-03-2000- AIR 2000 SC 1274 : (2000) 2 SCR 171 : (2000) 3 SCC 224 : JT 2000 (3) SC 13 : (2000) 2 SCALE 269 (SUPREME COURT OF INDIA) Municipal Corporation of Delhi Appellant Versus Female Workers (Muster Roll) and another Respondent (Before: S. … Continue reading Municipal Corporation of Delhi Versus Female Workers (Muster Roll) and another[ALL SC 2000 MARCH]

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]

K. M. Nanavati Appellant Versus State of Maharashtra[ALL SC 1961 NOVEMBER]

KEYWORDS:-MURDER-ACQUITTAL- DATE:-24-11-1961 AIR 1962 SC 605 : (1962) 1 Suppl. SCR 567 : (1962) 1 CriLJ SC 521 (SUPREME COURT OF INDIA) K. M. Nanavati Appellant Versus State of Maharashtra Respondent (Before : S. K. Das, K. Subba Rao And Raghubar Dayal, JJ.) Criminal Appeal No. 195 of 1960, Decided on : 24-11-1961. Penal Code, … Continue reading K. M. Nanavati Appellant Versus State of Maharashtra[ALL SC 1961 NOVEMBER]

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]

Ashim Ranjan Das (D) by LRS. Vs. Shibu Bodhak & Ors.[ALL SC 2018 APRIL]

KEYWORDS:-possession of land under intermediary- DATE:- April 05, 2018 ACT:-Section 44(2a) of West Bengal Estate Acquisition Act, 1953 SUPREME COURT OF INDIA Ashim Ranjan Das (D) by LRS. Vs. Shibu Bodhak & Ors. [Civil Appeal No.3932 of 2009] SANJAY KISHAN KAUL, J. 1. One Krishna Pada Supai (for short ‘KPS’) was holder and in possession of … Continue reading Ashim Ranjan Das (D) by LRS. Vs. Shibu Bodhak & Ors.[ALL SC 2018 APRIL]

Ashok Kumar Vs State of Haryana[ALL SC 2010 JULY]

KEYWORDS:-the cruelty, harassment and demand of dowry should not be so ancient whereafter, the couple and the family members have lived happily. DATE:-08-07-2010 AIR 2010 SC 2839 : (2010) CriLJ SC 4402 : JT 2010 (7) SC 460 : (2010) 12 SCC 350 : (2010) 7 SCALE 30 (SUPREME COURT OF INDIA) Ashok Kumar Appellant … Continue reading Ashok Kumar Vs State of Haryana[ALL SC 2010 JULY]

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]

Sodan Singh and Vs New Delhi Municipal Committee and another[ALL SC 1989 AUGUST]

KEYWORDS:-Doing business on the pavements- DATE:- 30-08-1989- Street Trading being a fundamental right has to be made available to the citizens subject to Article 19(6) of the Constitution. AIR 1989 SC 1988 : (1989) 3 SCR 1038 : (1989) 4 SCC 155 : JT 1989 (3) SC 553 : (1989) 2 SCALE 430 (SUPREME COURT OF … Continue reading Sodan Singh and Vs New Delhi Municipal Committee and another[ALL SC 1989 AUGUST]

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]

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]

R G. Anand Appellant Versus Delux Films and others[ALL SC 1978 August]

KEYWORDS:- COPYRIGHT – COMMON LAW PRINCIPLES-Infringement of a copyright- DATE:-18-08-1978 AIR 1978 SC 1613 : (1979) 1 SCR 218 : (1978) 4 SCC 118 (SUPREME COURT OF INDIA) R G. Anand Appellant Versus Delux Films and others Respondent (Before : S. Murtaza Fazl Ali, Jaswant Singh And R. S. Pathak, JJ.) Civil Appeal No. 2030 … Continue reading R G. Anand Appellant Versus Delux Films and others[ALL SC 1978 August]