Shiv Kumar vs Hukam Chand And Anr [ SC 1988 AUGUST]

KEYWORD:- Private prosecutor- Public Prosecutor- Trial- The prosecution in a sessions court cannot be conducted by anyone other than the Public Prosecutor. Act: Section 301(2)  and Section 302(2)Cr.P.C DATE : 30/08/1999 SUPREME COURT OF INDIA Bench: S.P.Kurdukar, K.T.Thomas, N.Santosh Hegde SHIV KUMAR Vs. HUKAM CHAND AND ANR. JUDGMENT: THOMAS, J It is as well for the protection … Continue reading Shiv Kumar vs Hukam Chand And Anr [ SC 1988 AUGUST]

Private individuals can be prosecuted by the Court on the ground that they have abetted the act of criminal misconduct falling under Section 13(1)(e) of PC Act 1988 committed by the public servant

Supreme Court  in the case of State of Karnataka v. Selvi J. Jayalalitha & Ors. [Criminal Appeal Nos.300 – 303 of 2017], wherein charges were framed against A1 – former Chief Minister of the State of Tamil Nadu and the co-accused viz. A2, A3 and A4 (respondents), for commission of alleged offences punishable under Section … Continue reading Private individuals can be prosecuted by the Court on the ground that they have abetted the act of criminal misconduct falling under Section 13(1)(e) of PC Act 1988 committed by the public servant

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 ]

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]

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]

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]

Sanjay Chandra Versus CBI[ALL SC 2011 NOVEMBER]

KEYWORDS:-BAIL In deciding BAIL applications an important factor which should certainly be taken into consideration by the court is the delay in concluding the trial. (2011) 13 SCALE 107 (SUPREME COURT OF INDIA) Sanjay Chandra Appellant Versus CBI Respondent (Before : H.L. Dattu and G.S. Singhvi, JJ.) Criminal Appeal No. 2178 of 2011 (Arising out … Continue reading Sanjay Chandra Versus CBI[ALL SC 2011 NOVEMBER]

Rojer Mathew Vs. South Indian Bank Ltd. and Ors.[ALL SC 2018 MAY]

KEYWORDS:-Tribunal- [HEARING OF THIS CASE SHAL BE CONTINUED- EDITOR] DATE:- MAY 07, 2018 Recommended setting up of all India Tribunal service Administration of the Tribunals. “We broadly approve the concept of having an effective and autonomous oversight body for all the Tribunals with such exceptions as may be inevitable. Such body should be responsible for recruitments and … Continue reading Rojer Mathew Vs. South Indian Bank Ltd. and Ors.[ALL SC 2018 MAY]

Superintendent of Police, C.B.I. and others Vs Tapan Kr. Singh [ALL SC 2003 APRIL]

KEYWORD:- GD ENTRY-PUTTING WRONG SECTIONS BY POLICE IN FIR- The mentioning of a particular Section in the F.I.R. is not by itself conclusive as it is for the Court to frame charges having regard to the material on record. Even if a wrong Section is mentioned in the F.I.R., that does not prevent the Court … Continue reading Superintendent of Police, C.B.I. and others Vs Tapan Kr. Singh [ALL SC 2003 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]

State Of M.P. vs Mangilal Sharma[ALL SC 1997 DECEMBER]

KEYWORDS:- declaratory decree- EXECUTION- DATE :- 18 December, 1997 Respondent could not have sought execution of the declaratory decree when no relief was granted to him towards arrears of salary and other consequential benefits. ACT:- SECTION 34 SPECIFIC RELIEF ACT Supreme Court of India State Of M.P. vs Mangilal Sharma Equivalent citations: AIR 1998 SC 743, 1998 … Continue reading State Of M.P. vs Mangilal Sharma[ALL SC 1997 DECEMBER]

Union of India Vs. Hardy Exploration and Production (India) Inc.[ALL SC 2018 MAY]

KEYWORDS:-“seat” and “venue” for holding arbitration proceedings DATE:-May 01, 2018 The case referred to a larger bench- QUESTION POSED :-When the arbitration agreement specify the “venue” for holding the arbitration sittings by the arbitrators but does not specify the “seat”, then on what basis and by which principle, the parties have to decide the place … Continue reading Union of India Vs. Hardy Exploration and Production (India) Inc.[ALL SC 2018 MAY]

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]

Jet Ply Wood Pvt. Ltd. and ANR Vs Madhukar Nowlakha and ORS [ALL SC 2006 FEBRUARY]

Keywords:-Recalling of an order permitting withdrawal of a suit- INHERENT POWER- In the absence of a specific provision in the Code of Civil Procedure providing for the filing of an application for recalling of an order permitting withdrawal of a suit, the provisions of Section 151 of the Civil Procedure Code can be resorted to … Continue reading Jet Ply Wood Pvt. Ltd. and ANR Vs Madhukar Nowlakha and ORS [ALL SC 2006 FEBRUARY]

Rozan Mian Versus Tahera Begum and OTHERS[ALL SC 2007 AUGUST]

KEYWORDS:- THIKA TENANCY DATE:-14-08-2007 AIR 2007 SC 2883 : (2007) 8 SCR 1013 : (2007) 12 SCC 175 : JT 2007 (10) SC 134 : (2007) 10 SCALE 20 (SUPREME COURT OF INDIA) Rozan Mian Appellant Versus Tahera Begum and OTHERS Respondent (Before : H. K. Sema And Lokeshwar Singh Panta, JJ.) Civil Appeal No. … Continue reading Rozan Mian Versus Tahera Begum and OTHERS[ALL SC 2007 AUGUST]

Kameshwar Singh Vs. State of Bihar & Ors[ALLSC 2018 APRIL]

KEYWORDS:- MURDER- CONVICTION DATE:- April 9, 2018. ACTS:- Section 302 read with Section 149 and Section 201 of the Indian Penal Code and section 3 of The Railway Protection (Unlawful Possession) Act, 1966 SUPREME COURT OF INDIA Kameshwar Singh Vs. State of Bihar & Ors [Criminal Appeal No. 903 of 2012] Tarkeshwar Singh and Others Vs. State … Continue reading Kameshwar Singh Vs. State of Bihar & Ors[ALLSC 2018 APRIL]

Bharatiya Janata Party West Bengal Vs. State of West Bengal & Ors.[ALL SC 2018 APRIL]

KEYWORDS:- Panchayat Elections- Election Violetion- DATE:- April 09, 2018. Once the election process has been set in motion, the Court ought not to interfere ACT:-Article 32 of the Constitution of India AND West Bengal Panchayat Elections Act, 2003 SUPREME COURT OF INDIA Bharatiya Janata Party West Bengal Vs. State of West Bengal & Ors. [Writ Petition (C) … Continue reading Bharatiya Janata Party West Bengal Vs. State of West Bengal & Ors.[ALL SC 2018 APRIL]

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]

Bhartiben Nayabha Ker and Ors Vs. Sidabha Pethabha Manke and Ors[ALL SC 2018 APRIL]

KEYWORDS:- CALCULATION OF COMPENSATION -RATE OF  INTEREST – DATE:- SUPREME COURT OF INDIA Bhartiben Nayabha Ker and Ors Vs. Sidabha Pethabha Manke and Ors [Civil Appeal No 2697 of 2018 arising out of SLP(C) No 2927 of 2017] Dr D Y CHANDRACHUD, J 1. The present appeal arises from a judgment of a learned Single … Continue reading Bhartiben Nayabha Ker and Ors Vs. Sidabha Pethabha Manke and Ors[ALL SC 2018 APRIL]

Union of India and Others Vs. Chaman Rana[ ALL SC 2018 MARCH]

KEYWORDS:- retrospective promotion- DATE:-March 12, 2018. Belated retrospective promotion denied SUPREME COURT OF INDIA Union of India and Others Vs. Chaman Rana [Civil Appeal No(S). 2764 of 2018 arising out of SLP (C) No.1123 of 2018] Union of India and Others Vs. Gulshan Kumar Sharma [Civil Appeal No(S).2763 of 2018 arising out of SLP (C) No.1118 … Continue reading Union of India and Others Vs. Chaman Rana[ ALL SC 2018 MARCH]