Kanhaiyalal Versus Dr. D. R. Banaji and others [All SC 1958 MARCH]

Keywords:-Receiver- Sale of Property- One thing is absolutely clear, namely, that the Code does not lay down any specific rules in respect of property which has been placed in custodia legis. AIR 1958 SC 725 : (1959) SCR 333 (SUPREME COURT OF INDIA) Kanhaiyalal Appellant Versus Dr. D. R. Banaji and others Respondent (Before : … Continue reading Kanhaiyalal Versus Dr. D. R. Banaji and others [All SC 1958 MARCH]

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]

D. G. Gouse and Co. (Agents) Pvt. Ltd. Versus State of Kerala and another [ ALL SC 1979 SEPTEMBER]

AIR 1980 SC 271 : (1980) 1 SCR 804 : (1980) 2 SCC 410 (SUPREME COURT OF INDIA) D. G. Gouse and Co. (Agents) Pvt. Ltd. Appellant Versus State of Kerala and another Respondent AND S. K. Subramanian Appellant Versus State of Kerala and others Respondent AND The Customs Clearing Agents’ Association Appellant Versus State … Continue reading D. G. Gouse and Co. (Agents) Pvt. Ltd. Versus State of Kerala and another [ ALL SC 1979 SEPTEMBER]

State of Bombay Vs Kathi Kalu Oghad [ALL SC 1961 AUGUST]

KEYWORDS: 11 JUDGES BENCH- testimonial compulsion AIR 1961 SC 1808 : (1962) 2 SCR 10 : (1961) 2 CriLJ SC 856 (SUPREME COURT OF INDIA) State of Bombay Appellant Versus Kathi Kalu Oghad Respondent With Criminal Appeals Nos. 110 and 111 of 1958 Pokhar Singh (In both the Appeals) Appellant Versus State of Punjab (in both … Continue reading State of Bombay Vs Kathi Kalu Oghad [ALL SC 1961 AUGUST]

Descriptive questions on Criminal Procedure Code [ Beginner level]

What is the relevance of schedule I of the Criminal Procedure Code. Discuss its relevance to the IPC and bailable/ non-bailable and Cognizable/ non cognizable offences. Certain function of the Executive Magistrate can be assigned to the Commissioner of Police. How? Would you consider recommending Transfer of such functions to the police from Executive Magistrate? … Continue reading Descriptive questions on Criminal Procedure Code [ Beginner level]

Procedure and Procedural safeguards under NDPS Act must scrupulously be complied therewith.

AIR 2009 SC 3214 : (2009) 12 SCR 611 : JT 2009 (11) SC 516 : (2009) 10 SCALE 659 : (2009) CriLJ SC 4123 (SUPREME COURT OF INDIA) Sarju alias Ramu Appellant Versus State of U. P. Respondent (Before : S. B. Sinha And Deepak Verma, JJ.) Criminal Appeal No. 1446 of 2009 (arising … Continue reading Procedure and Procedural safeguards under NDPS Act must scrupulously be complied therewith.

National Human Rights Commission vs State Of Gujarat & Ors [ALL SC 2009 MARCH ]

KEYWORDS:- SIT- WITNESS PROTECTION -FAIR TRIAL- COURT DIRECTIONS : (a) Ensuring safe passage for the witnesses to and from the court precincts. (b) Providing security to the witnesses in their place of residence wherever considered necessary, and (c) Relocation of witnesses to another state wherever such a step is necessary. IN THE SUPREME COURT OF … Continue reading National Human Rights Commission vs State Of Gujarat & Ors [ALL SC 2009 MARCH ]

M/s. Consolidated Engineering Enterprises Versus Principal Secretary, (Irrigation Department) and OTHERS [ ALL SC 2008 APRIL]

KEYWORDS:- APPLICABILITY OF LIMITATION LAW IN ARBITRATION AIR 2008 SCW 4182 : JT 2008 (6) SC 22 : (2008) 6 SCALE 748 : (2008) 7 SCC 169 (SUPREME COURT OF INDIA) M/s. Consolidated Engineering Enterprises Appellant Versus Principal Secretary, (Irrigation Department) and OTHERS Respondent WITH Hatti Gold Mines Co. Ltd. Appellant Versus Vinay Heavy Equipments … Continue reading M/s. Consolidated Engineering Enterprises Versus Principal Secretary, (Irrigation Department) and OTHERS [ ALL SC 2008 APRIL]

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]

Punjabrao Vs DR. D. P. Meshram and others[ALL SC 1964 OCTOBER]

KEYWORDS:- RELIGIOUS CONVERSION-Scheduled Castes- AIR 1965 SC 1179 : (1965) 1 SCR 849 (SUPREME COURT OF INDIA) Punjabrao Appellant Versus DR. D. P. Meshram and others Respondent (Before : P. B. Gajendragadkar, C.J.I., K. N. Wanchoo, M. Hidayatullah, Raghubar Dayal And J. R. Mudholkar, JJ.) Civil Appeal No. 562 of 1964, Decided on : 26-10-1964. … Continue reading Punjabrao Vs DR. D. P. Meshram and others[ALL SC 1964 OCTOBER]

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]

Sunil Batra Versus Delhi Administration[ ALL SC 1979 DECEMBER]

KEYWORD:-PAROLE- HARD LABOUR- OUTDATED LEGISLATION AIR 1980 SC 1579 : (1980) 2 SCR 557 : (1980) 3 SCC 488 : (1980) CriLJ SC 1099 (SUPREME COURT OF INDIA) Sunil Batra Appellant Versus Delhi Administration Respondent (Before : V. R. Krishna Iyer, R. S. Pathak And O. Chinnappa Reddy, JJ.) Writ Petn. No. 1009 of 1979, … Continue reading Sunil Batra Versus Delhi Administration[ ALL SC 1979 DECEMBER]

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]

Dilawar Vs. State of Haryana & ANR[ALL SC 2018 MAY]

KEYWORDS:-Modification of a Disposed Order- Speedy Investigation- DATE:-May 01, 2018. TIME BOUND INVESTIGATION: –No investigating agency can take unduly long time in  completing investigation. Speedy investigation is recognized as a part of fundamental right of fair procedure under Article 21 of the Constitution. “Since accused has been in custody for more than two years and … Continue reading Dilawar Vs. State of Haryana & ANR[ALL SC 2018 MAY]

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]

M. C. Chockalingam and others Versus V. Manickavasagam and others[ALL SC 1973 OCTOBER]

KEYWORDS:- LAWFUL POSSESSION-mesne profits DATE:- 31-10-1973. Lawful possession cannot be established without the concomitant existence of a lawful relationship between the landlord and the tenant. This relationship cannot be established against the consent of the landlord unless, however, in view of a special law, his consent becomes irrelevant. Lawful possession is not litigious possession and … Continue reading M. C. Chockalingam and others Versus V. Manickavasagam and others[ALL SC 1973 OCTOBER]

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]

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]

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]

Charanjit Lal Mehra and others Vs Smt. Kamal Saroj Mahajan and another[All SC 2005 March]

KEYWORDS: Judgment on admission-Joint tenancy- Date:- 11-03-2005 Order XII, Rule 6, C.P.C. is enacted for the purpose of and in order to expedite the trials if there is any admission on behalf of the defendants or an admission can be inferred from the facts and circumstances of the case without any dispute; then, in such a … Continue reading Charanjit Lal Mehra and others Vs Smt. Kamal Saroj Mahajan and another[All SC 2005 March]

Pankajbhai Rameshbhai vs Jethabhai Kalabhai Zalavadiya[ALL SC 2017 OCTOBER]

KEYWORDS:- Impleadment of Party- Mentioning wrong provision- DATE:- 3 October, 2017 It is by now well settled that a mere wrong mention of the provision in the application would not prohibit a party to the litigation from getting justice there is no bar for filing the application under Order 1 Rule 10, even when the … Continue reading Pankajbhai Rameshbhai vs Jethabhai Kalabhai Zalavadiya[ALL SC 2017 OCTOBER]

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]

Nair Service Society Ltd.Versus K. C. Alexander and others[ALL SC 1968 FEBRUARY]

KEYWORDS:-POSSESSION DATE:-12-02-1968 AIR 1968 SC 1165 : (1968) 3 SCR 163 (SUPREME COURT OF INDIA) Nair Service Society Ltd. Appellant Versus K. C. Alexander and others Respondent (Before : M. Hidayatullah, S. M. Sikri And K. S. Hegde, JJ.) Civil Appeal No 1632 of 1966, Decided on : 12-02-1968. Evidence Act, 1872—Section 110—Presumption of title—Possession … Continue reading Nair Service Society Ltd.Versus K. C. Alexander and others[ALL SC 1968 FEBRUARY]