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]

CHURCH of SOUTH India Trust Association Appellant Versus Telugu Church Council [ALL SC 1996 JANUARY]

KEYWORDS:- RES JUDICATA AIR 1996 SC 987 : (1996) 1 SCR 322 : (1996) 2 SCC 520 : JT 1996 (1) SC 277 : (1996) 1 SCALE 253(2) (SUPREME COURT OF INDIA) CHURCH of SOUTH India Trust Association Appellant Versus Telugu Church Council Respondent (Before: S. C. Agrawal And B. P. Jeevan Reddy, JJ.) Civil … Continue reading CHURCH of SOUTH India Trust Association Appellant Versus Telugu Church Council [ALL SC 1996 JANUARY]

Union of India & Ors. Vs. Ram Lakhan Sharma [ ALL SC 2018 JULY]

KEYWORDS:- RAPE- Removal from service- disciplinary inquiry – natural Justice- The question as to whether Inquiry Officer who is supposed to act independently in an inquiry has acted as prosecutor or not is a question of fact which has to be decided on the facts and proceedings of particular case. The disciplinary proceedings are quasi-judicial proceedings … Continue reading Union of India & Ors. Vs. Ram Lakhan Sharma [ ALL SC 2018 JULY]

Kalavakurti Venkata Subbaiah Vs Bala Gurappagari Guruvi Reddy [ALL SC 1999 AUGUST]

KEYWORDS:- SPECIFIC PERFORMANCE OF CONTRACT AIR 1999 SC 2958 : (1999) 1 Suppl. SCR 75 : (1999) 7 SCC 114 : JT 1999 (5) SC 389 : (1999) 4 SCALE 466 (SUPREME COURT OF INDIA) Kalavakurti Venkata Subbaiah Appellant Versus Bala Gurappagari Guruvi Reddy Respondent (Before : S. Rajendra Babu And Ajay Prakash Misra, JJ.) … Continue reading Kalavakurti Venkata Subbaiah Vs Bala Gurappagari Guruvi Reddy [ALL SC 1999 AUGUST]

Mangu Ram AND OTHERS Versus Municipal Corporation of Delhi [ALL SC 1975 OCTOBER ]

KEYWORDS:- APPLICATION OF SECTION 5 IN CRIMINAL MATTER-  In a case where an application for special leave to appeal from an order of acquittal is filed after the coming into force of the Limitation Act, 1963, Section 5 would be available to the applicant and if he can show that he had sufficient cause for … Continue reading Mangu Ram AND OTHERS Versus Municipal Corporation of Delhi [ALL SC 1975 OCTOBER ]

M/s. K. B. Saha and Sons Pvt. Ltd. Appellant Versus M/s. Development Consultant Ltd [ALL SC 2008 MAY]

KEYWORDS:- UNREGISTERED DEED RATIO DECIDENDI : A document required to be registered is not admissible into evidence under Section 49 of the Registration Act. 2. Such unregistered document can however be used as an evidence of collateral purpose as provided in the Proviso to Section 49 of the Registration Act. 3. A collateral transaction must … Continue reading M/s. K. B. Saha and Sons Pvt. Ltd. Appellant Versus M/s. Development Consultant Ltd [ALL SC 2008 MAY]

Gurbaksh Singh Sibbia Versus The State of Punjab [ALL SC 1980 APRIL]

KEYWORDS:- anticipatory bail- AIR 1980 SC 1632 : (1980) 3 SCR 383 : (1980) 2 SCC 565 : (1980) CriLJ SC 1125 (SUPREME COURT OF INDIA) Gurbaksh Singh Sibbia Appellant Versus The State of Punjab Respondent AND Sarbajit Singh and another Appellant Versus The State of Punjab Respondent (Before : Y. V. Chandrachud, C.J.I., P. N. … Continue reading Gurbaksh Singh Sibbia Versus The State of Punjab [ALL SC 1980 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]

M/s. Eureka Builders & Ors. Vs. Gulabchand S/o. Veljee Dand (D) by LRS. & Ors. Etc.[ALL SC 2018 MAY]

KEYWORDS:-SUIT- RIGHTS ON THE LAND-EXTINCTION OF OWNERSHIP RIGHT- DATE:- May 03, 2018 A right in the property once extinguished by operation of law, it cannot be revived unless the law itself provides for its revival in a particular situation. SUPREME COURT OF INDIA M/s. Eureka Builders & Ors. Vs. Gulabchand S/o. Veljee Dand (D) by LRS. … Continue reading M/s. Eureka Builders & Ors. Vs. Gulabchand S/o. Veljee Dand (D) by LRS. & Ors. Etc.[ALL SC 2018 MAY]

Union of India and another Vs W.N. Chadha[ ALL SC 1992 DECEMBER]

KEYWORD:-Notice before investigation- LETTER ROGATORY- AIR 1993 SC 1082 : (1992) 3 Suppl. SCR 594 : (1993) 4 Suppl. SCC 154 : JT 1992 Suppl. SC 255 : (1992) 3 SCALE 396 : (1993) CriLJ SC 859 (SUPREME COURT OF INDIA) Union of India and another Appellant Versus W.N. Chadha Respondent (Before: S. Ratnavel Pandian … Continue reading Union of India and another Vs W.N. Chadha[ ALL SC 1992 DECEMBER]

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]

Telangana Housing Board Vs. Azamunnisa Begum (D) through LRS. & Ors[ALL SC 2018 MAY]

KEYWORDS:- Meaning of ‘clerical error’ DATE:-May 1, 2018 ACTS:-Section 87 of the Andhra Pradesh (Telangana Area) Land Revenue Act SUPREME COURT OF INDIA Telangana Housing Board Vs. Azamunnisa Begum (D) through LRS. & Ors. [Civil Appeal Nos. 4632-4638 of 2018 arising out of S.L.P. (C) Nos. 21856-21862 of 2010] Madan B. Lokur, J. Leave granted. … Continue reading Telangana Housing Board Vs. Azamunnisa Begum (D) through LRS. & Ors[ALL SC 2018 MAY]

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]

Sardar Singh Vs Smt. Krishna Devi and another[ ALL SC 1994 APRIL]

KEYWORDS:-family arrangements-partial enforcement of contract instead of refusal of specific performance in its entirety- ” the award did not create any right, title or interest in the appellant for the first time, but it declared the pre-existing factum, namely the appellant and Kartar Lal purchased the property jointly and that Kartar Lal was the benamidar … Continue reading Sardar Singh Vs Smt. Krishna Devi and another[ ALL SC 1994 APRIL]

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]

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]

Common Cause (A Regd. Society) Vs. Union of India and Another[ALL SC 2018 MARCH]

KEYWORDS:-right to die with dignity- DATE:-MARCH 09, 2018 An adult human being having mental capacity to take an informed decision has right to refuse medical treatment including withdrawal from life saving devices.  A person of competent mental faculty is entitled to execute an advance medical directive in accordance with safeguards as referred to above SUPREME … Continue reading Common Cause (A Regd. Society) Vs. Union of India and Another[ALL SC 2018 MARCH]

Kerala State Electricity Board and ANR. Vs. Kurien E. Kalathil and ANR.[ALL SC 2018 MARCH]

KEYWORDS:- termination of contract- DATE:-March 09, 2018 When there was no arbitration agreement between the parties, without a joint memo or a joint application of the parties, the High Court ought not to have referred the parties to arbitration. SUPREME COURT OF INDIA Kerala State Electricity Board and ANR. Vs. Kurien E. Kalathil and ANR. [Civil … Continue reading Kerala State Electricity Board and ANR. Vs. Kurien E. Kalathil and ANR.[ALL SC 2018 MARCH]

Pradeep Kumar Biswas and Others Vs Indian Institute of Chemical Biology and Others[ALL SC 2002 APRIL]

KEYWORDS:- parity of remuneration- Definition of State- DATE:-16-04-2002 Whether an entity is an instrumentality or agency of the State? JT 2002 (4) SC 146 : (2002) 3 SCALE 638 : (2002) 5 SCC 111 : (2002) 3 SCR 100 (SUPREME COURT OF INDIA) Pradeep Kumar Biswas and Others Appellant Versus Indian Institute of Chemical Biology … Continue reading Pradeep Kumar Biswas and Others Vs Indian Institute of Chemical Biology and Others[ALL SC 2002 APRIL]

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]

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]

Union of India & Anr. Vs. M/s. Intercontinental Consultants and Technocrats Pvt. Ltd.[ALL SC 2018 MARCH]

KEYWORDS:- INTERPRETATION OF STATUTE DATE:-MARCH 07, 2018 Rule is that unless a contrary intention appears, a legislation is presumed not to be intended to have a retrospective operation. The idea behind the rule is that a current law should govern current activities. Law passed today cannot apply to the events of the past. If we … Continue reading Union of India & Anr. Vs. M/s. Intercontinental Consultants and Technocrats Pvt. Ltd.[ALL SC 2018 MARCH]

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]