Most Rev. P. M. A. Metropolitan and others Versus Moran Mar marthoma Mathews and another [ ALL SC 1996 MARCH ]

AIR 1996 SC 3121 : (1996) 3 SCR 857 : (1996) 8 SCC 470 : JT 1996 (3) SC 446 : (1996) 3 SCALE 89 (SUPREME COURT OF INDIA) Most Rev. P. M. A. Metropolitan and others Appellant Versus Moran Mar marthoma Mathews and another Respondent (Before: B. P. Jeevan Reddy, S. C. Sen And … Continue reading Most Rev. P. M. A. Metropolitan and others Versus Moran Mar marthoma Mathews and another [ ALL SC 1996 MARCH ]

Cantonment Board and An Other Vs CHURCH of NORTH India [ALL SC 2011 MAY]

(2011) 6 SCALE 229 : JT 2011 (6) SC 49 : AIR 2011 SC 2339 (SUPREME COURT OF INDIA) Cantonment Board and AnOther Appellant Versus CHURCH of NORTH India Respondent (Before : P. Sathasivam and H. L. Gokhale, JJ.) Civil Appeal No. 1957 of 2003 : Decided On: 13-05-2011 Public Premises (Eviction of Unauthorised Occupants) … Continue reading Cantonment Board and An Other Vs CHURCH of NORTH India [ALL SC 2011 MAY]

Kundula Bala Subrahmanyam and another Versus State of Andhra Pradesh [ ALL SC 1993 MARCH ]

KEYWORDS: Dying declaration- AIR 1993 SCW 1321 : (1993) CriLJ SC 1635 : JT 1993 (2) SC 559 : (1993) 2 SCALE 214 : (1993) 2 SCC 684 : (1993) 2 SCR 666 (SUPREME COURT OF INDIA) Kundula Bala Subrahmanyam and another Appellant Versus State of ANDHRA PRADESH Respondent (Before : Dr. A. S. Anand … Continue reading Kundula Bala Subrahmanyam and another Versus State of Andhra Pradesh [ ALL SC 1993 MARCH ]

State of WEST BENGAL and others Versus Ranbindra Nath Sengupta and others [ALL SC 1998 MARCH]

KEYWORDS:- GOVERNMENT PREMISES- AIR 1998 SC 1738 : (1998) 2 SCR 599 : (1998) 4 SCC 277 : JT 1998 (3) SC 23 : (1998) 2 SCALE 593 (SUPREME COURT OF INDIA) State of WEST BENGAL and others Appellant Versus Ranbindra Nath Sengupta and others Respondent (Before: G. N. Ray And K. Venkataswami, JJ.) Civil … Continue reading State of WEST BENGAL and others Versus Ranbindra Nath Sengupta and others [ALL SC 1998 MARCH]

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 ]

Punjab National Bank and others Versus Surendra Prasad Sinha [ALL SC 1992 APRIL]

Keywords:- Limitation-Time barred Debt- The rules of limitation are not meant to destroy the rights of the parties. S. 3 of the Limitation Act 36.of 1963, for short “the Act” only bars the remedy, but does not destroy the right which the remedy relates to. The right to the debt continues to exist notwithstanding the … Continue reading Punjab National Bank and others Versus Surendra Prasad Sinha [ALL SC 1992 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]

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]

State of West Bengal and OTHERS Versus The Committee for Protection of Democratic Rights, West Bengal and OTHERS[ALL SC 2010 FEBRUARY]

KEYWORDS:- CBI INVESTIGATION-WRIT POWER- Despite wide powers conferred by Articles 32 and 226 of the Constitution, while passing any order, the Courts must bear in mind certain self-imposed limitations on the exercise of these Constitutional powers This extra-ordinary power must be exercised sparingly, cautiously and in exceptional situations where it becomes necessary to provide credibility … Continue reading State of West Bengal and OTHERS Versus The Committee for Protection of Democratic Rights, West Bengal and OTHERS[ALL SC 2010 FEBRUARY]

Ranjit Singh Versus Union Territory of Chandigarh [ALL SC 1983 SEPTEMBER]

KEYWORDS:- PAROLE – MURDER DURING IN PAROLE AIR 1984 SC 45 : (1984) 1 SCC 31 : (1983) 2 SCALE 539 : (1983) CriLJ SC 1730 (SUPREME COURT OF INDIA) Ranjit Singh Appellant Versus Union Territory of Chandigarh Respondent (Before : V. D. Tulzapurkar, V. Balakrishna Eradi And D. P. Madon, JJ.) Criminal Appeal No. … Continue reading Ranjit Singh Versus Union Territory of Chandigarh [ALL SC 1983 SEPTEMBER]

Chandra Bhawan Singh Vs. State of Uttar Pradesh[ALL SC 2018 MAY]

KEYWORDS:- DOWRY DEATH- MURDER-RE APPRECIATION OF EVIDENCE BY SUPREME COURT-Circumstantial evidence- DATE:-May 01, 2018 THE ACCUSED MUST EXPLAIN THE CIRCUMSTANCES U/S 313  “When the incident admittedly occurred in their house” It is a settled principle of law that when the Courts below have recorded concurrent findings against the accused persons which are based on due … Continue reading Chandra Bhawan Singh Vs. State of Uttar Pradesh[ALL SC 2018 MAY]

Narayan Chandra Ghosh and ORS Vs Kanailal Ghosh and ORS[ALL SC 2005 NOVEMBER]

KEYWORDS:- THIKA TENANCY- RENT- EVICTION DATE:-16-11-2005 AIR 2006 SC 562 : (2005) 5 Suppl. SCR 250 : (2006) 1 SCC 175 : JT 2005 (9) SC 613 : (2005) 9 SCALE 350 (SUPREME COURT OF INDIA) Narayan Chandra Ghosh and OTHERS Appellant Versus Kanailal Ghosh and OTHERS Respondent (Before : B. N. Agrawal And A. … Continue reading Narayan Chandra Ghosh and ORS Vs Kanailal Ghosh and ORS[ALL SC 2005 NOVEMBER]

Dr. Kriti Lakhina and Others Vs. State of Karnataka and Others[ALL SC 2018 APRIL]

KEYWORDS:-similarly situated candidates- admission to Post-Graduate Medical and Dental Courses DATE:-April 4, 2018 SUPREME COURT OF INDIA Dr. Kriti Lakhina and Others Vs. State of Karnataka and Others [Writ Petition (Civil) No.204 of 2018] Uday Umesh Lalit, J. 1. This petition under Article 32 of the Constitution of India has been filed by 44 Doctors … Continue reading Dr. Kriti Lakhina and Others Vs. State of Karnataka and Others[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]

Central Board of Secondary Education and Another Vs Aditya Bandopadhyay and Others[ ALL SC 2011 August]

KEYWORDS:- Inspection of answer sheet by the student- DATE:-09-08-2011 JT 2011 (9) SC 212 : (2011) 8 SCALE 645 : (2011) 8 SCC 497 (SUPREME COURT OF INDIA) Central Board of Secondary Education and Another Appellant Versus Aditya Bandopadhyay and Others Respondent (Before : R.V. Raveendran and A.K. Patnaik, JJ.) Civil Appeal No. 6454 of … Continue reading Central Board of Secondary Education and Another Vs Aditya Bandopadhyay and Others[ ALL SC 2011 August]

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]

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]

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]

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]