Munir Ahmad and others Vs State of Rajasthan [ALL SC 1989 January]

KEYWORDS:-Evidence by Affidavit- In the case of a living person evidence in judicial proceedings must be tendered by calling the witness to the witness stand and cannot be substituted by an affidavit unless the law permits it, e.g. Ss. 295 and 407(3), or the Court expressly allows it. AIR 1989 SC 705 : (1989) 1 … Continue reading Munir Ahmad and others Vs State of Rajasthan [ALL SC 1989 January]

Sodan Singh and Vs New Delhi Municipal Committee and another[ALL SC 1989 AUGUST]

KEYWORDS:-Doing business on the pavements- DATE:- 30-08-1989- Street Trading being a fundamental right has to be made available to the citizens subject to Article 19(6) of the Constitution. AIR 1989 SC 1988 : (1989) 3 SCR 1038 : (1989) 4 SCC 155 : JT 1989 (3) SC 553 : (1989) 2 SCALE 430 (SUPREME COURT OF … Continue reading Sodan Singh and Vs New Delhi Municipal Committee and another[ALL SC 1989 AUGUST]

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 ]

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

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 ]

A person in illegal occupation of the land has to be evicted following the procedure prescribed under the law.

Forcible dispossession:  Even a trespasser cannot be evicted forcibly. Thus, a person in illegal occupation of the land has to be evicted following the procedure prescribed under the law. (Vide Midnapur Zamindary Co. Ltd. v. Naresh Narayan Roy AIR 1924 PC 124; Lallu Yeshwant Singh v. Rao Jagdish Singh and Ors. AIR 1968 SC 620; … Continue reading A person in illegal occupation of the land has to be evicted following the procedure prescribed under the law.

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]

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.

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]

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]

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]

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]

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]

The Establishment Clause And Public Schools

Congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of religion, or prohibiting the free exercise thereof. Wallace v. Jaffree, 472 U.S. 38, 53 (1985) as held:- “The individual freedom of conscience protected by the First Amendment embraces the right to select any religious faith or none at all”); see also County of Allegheny v. ACLU Greater … Continue reading The Establishment Clause And Public Schools

The Railways Act, 1989

LAW LIBRARY Railway Manual  Chapter-I Preliminary(Section 1 to 2) Chapter-II Railway Administrations(Section 3 to 4) Chapter-IIA Rail Land Development Authority(Section 4A to 4I) Chapter-III Commissioners Of Railway Safety(Section 5 to 10) Chapter-IV Construction And Maintenance Of Works(Section 11 to 20) Chapter-IVA Land Acquisition For A Special Railway Project(Section 20A to 20P) Chapter-V Opening Of Railways(Section … Continue reading The Railways Act, 1989

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]

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]

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]

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]

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]