Khargram Panchayat Samiti and Another Versus State of West Bengal and Others[SC 1987]

Keywords: Ancillary  power-Incidental power-Doctrine of Ultra vires when a power is conferred on a statutory authority such power will also include other incidental or ancillary powers without the exercise of which the main power cannot be exercised. a power to do a thing necessarily carries with it the power to regulate the manner in which … Continue reading Khargram Panchayat Samiti and Another Versus State of West Bengal and Others[SC 1987]

M/s. Shree Chamundi Mopeds Ltd. Appellant Versus CHURCH of SOUTH India Trust Association, Madras [ALL SC 1992 APRIL ]

AIR 1992 SC 1439 : (1992) 2 SCR 999 : (1992) 3 SCC 1 : JT 1992 (3) SC 98 : (1992) 1 SCALE 947 (SUPREME COURT OF INDIA) M/s. Shree Chamundi Mopeds Ltd. Appellant Versus CHURCH of SOUTH India Trust Association, Madras Respondent (Before: N. M. Kasliwal, M. M. Punchhi And S. C. Agrawal, … Continue reading M/s. Shree Chamundi Mopeds Ltd. Appellant Versus CHURCH of SOUTH India Trust Association, Madras [ALL SC 1992 APRIL ]

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]

Scheduled Tribes in India as per The Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes Orders (Amendment) Act, 1976

MINISTRY OF TRIBAL AFFAIRS State/Union Territory-wise list of Scheduled Tribes in India Andaman and Nicobar Islands In accordance with The Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes Orders (Amendment) Act, 1976. Andamanese, Chariar, Chari, Kora, Tabo, Bo, Yere, Kede, Bea, Balawa, Bojigiyab, Juwai, Kol Jarawas Nicobarese Onges Sentinelese Shom Pens Andhra Pradesh In accordance with The Scheduled … Continue reading Scheduled Tribes in India as per The Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes Orders (Amendment) Act, 1976

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]

THE 1987 CONSTITUTION OF THE REPUBLIC OF THE PHILIPPINES

(Full Text) PREAMBLE We, the sovereign Filipino people, imploring the aid of Almighty God, in order to build a just and humane society, and establish a Government that shall embody our ideals and aspirations, promote the common good, conserve and develop our patrimony, and secure to ourselves and our posterity, the blessings of independence and … Continue reading THE 1987 CONSTITUTION OF THE REPUBLIC OF THE PHILIPPINES

Director General, CRPF & Ors. Vs. Janardan Singh & Ors. [ALL SC 2018 JULY]

KEYWORDS:-Special (Duty) Allowance- Equality before Law-Valid classification- DATE:- JULY 02, 2018 Article 14 does not prohibit reasonable classification but for passing test of permissible classification there are two conditions as observed in Budhan Choudhary versus State of Bihar must be satisfied. ACT:- Article 14 of Indian Constitution SUPREME COURT OF INDIA Director General, CRPF & Ors. Vs. … Continue reading Director General, CRPF & Ors. Vs. Janardan Singh & Ors. [ALL SC 2018 JULY]

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]

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]

State of Punjab and ANOTHER Vs Jalour Singh and OTHERS [ALL SC 2008 JANUARY ]

KEYWORDS:-Lok Adalat- AIR 2008 SC 1209 : (2008) 1 SCR 922 : (2008) 2 SCC 660 : JT 2008 (2) SC 83 : (2008) 2 SCALE 52 (SUPREME COURT OF INDIA) State of Punjab and ANOTHER Appellant Versus Jalour Singh and OTHERS Respondent (Before :  K. G. Balakrishnan, C.J.I., G. P. Mathur And R. V. … Continue reading State of Punjab and ANOTHER Vs Jalour Singh and OTHERS [ALL SC 2008 JANUARY ]

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 ]

The Railway Claims Tribunal Act, 1987

LAW LIBRARY The Railway Claims Tribunal Act, 1987 (54 OF 1987) [23th December, 1987] An Act to provide for the establishment of a Railway Claims Tribunal for inquiring into and determining claims against a railway administration for loss, destruction, damage, deterioration or non-delivery of animals or goods entrusted to it to be carried by railway … Continue reading The Railway Claims Tribunal Act, 1987

Lok Prahari through its General Secretary Vs. State of Uttar Pradesh & Ors.[ALL SC 2018 MAY]

KEYWORDS:-Struck Down a Law  DATE:- MAY 07, 2018- “Section 4(3) of the 1981 Act cannot pass the test of Cof the Constitution of India and is, therefore, liable to be struck down. We, therefore, hold that the aforesaid Section 4(3) of the Uttar Pradesh Ministers (Salaries, Allowances and Miscellaneous Provisions) Act, 1981 is ultra vires the Constitution … Continue reading Lok Prahari through its General Secretary Vs. State of Uttar Pradesh & Ors.[ALL SC 2018 MAY]

Mohd. Arif @ Ashfaq vs The Reg. Supreme Court Of India & Ors[ALL SC 2014 SEPTEMBER]

KEYWORDS:- REVIEW PETITION – DEATH CONVICT- DATE:-2 September, 2014 A review petition filed by a convict whose death penalty is affirmed by this Court is required to be heard in open Court but cannot be decided by circulation. The right of a limited oral hearing in review petitions where death sentence is given, shall be … Continue reading Mohd. Arif @ Ashfaq vs The Reg. Supreme Court Of India & Ors[ALL SC 2014 SEPTEMBER]

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]

Dadu alias Tulsidas Versus State of Maharashtra[ ALL SC 2000 OCTOBER]

KEYWORDS:-PAROLE-NDPS DATE:-12-10-2000 Parole did not amount to the suspension, remission or commutation of sentences which could be withheld under the garb of S. 32-A of the Act. AIR 2000 SC 3203 : (2000) 8 SCC 437 : JT 2000 (1) Suppl. SC 449 : (2000) 6 SCALE 746 : (2000) CriLJ SC 4619 (SUPREME COURT … Continue reading Dadu alias Tulsidas Versus State of Maharashtra[ ALL SC 2000 OCTOBER]

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]

C. Ravichandran Iyer Vs Justice A. M. Bhattacharjee and others[ALL SC 1995 SEPTEMBER]

KEYWORDS:-IMPEACHMENT OF JUDGE – Bar Council DATE:- 05-09-1995- Supreme Court has neither administrative control over the High Court nor power on the judicial side to enquire into the misbehaviour of a Chief Justice or Judge of High Court. AIR 1995 SCW 3768 : JT 1995 (6) SC 339 : (1995) 5 SCALE 142 : (1995) 5 … Continue reading C. Ravichandran Iyer Vs Justice A. M. Bhattacharjee and others[ALL SC 1995 SEPTEMBER]

Mangla Ram Vs. The Oriental Insurance Company Ltd. & Ors.[ALL SC 2018 APRIL]

KEYWORDS:-  Motor Accident Claim -Distinction between no-fault liability strict liability- DATE:- April 06, 2018 ACT:-  Section 166 of Motor Vehicles Act Mangla Ram Vs. The Oriental Insurance Company Ltd. & Ors. [Civil Appeal Nos.24992500 of 2018 arising out of SLP (Civil) Nos.2814142 of 2017] A.M. Khanwilkar, J. 1. In the present appeals, the appellant/claimant has challenged … Continue reading Mangla Ram Vs. The Oriental Insurance Company Ltd. & Ors.[ALL SC 2018 APRIL]

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]

Sivakami & Ors. Vs. State of Tamil Nadu & Ors.[ALL SC 2018 MARCH]

KEYWORDS:- DISTINCTION BETWEEN APPEAL AND REVIEW- DATE:- March 12, 2018 The scope of the appellate powers and the review powers are well defined. The power of review under Order 47 Rule 1 of the Code of Civil Procedure, 1908 is very limited and it may be exercised only if there is a mistake or an error … Continue reading Sivakami & Ors. Vs. State of Tamil Nadu & Ors.[ALL SC 2018 MARCH]