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A Aadhaar (Targeted Delivery of Financial and other Subsidies, Benefits and Services) Act, 2016 Definitions. – In this Act, unless the context otherwise requires,- (a) “Aadhaar number” means an identification number issued to an individual under sub-section (3) of section 3; (b) “Aadhaar number holder” means an individual who has been issued an Aadhaar number… Read More Statutory Definition [A]

The Definition of Court in Indian Evidence Act

The least that is required of a Court is the capacity to deliver a “definitive judgment” and unless this power vests in a tribunal in any particular case, the mere fact that the procedure adopted by it is of a legal character and it has the power to administer an oath will not impart to it the status of a Court”, and came to the conclusion that the commission appointed under the Commissions of Inquiry Act, 1952 is not a Court within the meaning of the Contempt of ‘Courts Act, 1952.… Read More The Definition of Court in Indian Evidence Act

Definitions under SARFAESI Act

 Keywords :Asset reconstruction-Asset reconstruction company-Borrower- Debt-Default-Financial asset-financial lease-Hypothecation-Securitisation-Security receipt-Security interest CHAPTER I PRELIMINARY 1. Short title, extent and commencement.—(1) This Act may be called the Securitisation and Reconstruction of Financial Assets and Enforcement of Security Interest Act, 2002. (2) It extends to the whole of India. (3) It shall be deemed to have come into force… Read More Definitions under SARFAESI Act

Kathá Sarit Ságara

Kathá Sarit Ságara Book I. Called Kathápíṭha Chapter I. May the dark neck of Śiva, which the god of love has, so to speak, surrounded with nooses in the form of the alluring looks of Párvatí reclining on his bosom, assign to you prosperity. May that victor of obstacles, who after sweeping away the stars… Read More Kathá Sarit Ságara

Justice K.S. Puttaswamy (Retd.) and Another Vs. Union of India and Others

SUPREME COURT OF INDIA BENCH: HON’BLE THE CHIEF JUSTICE, HON’BLE MR. JUSTICE A.K. SIKRI, HON’BLE MR. JUSTICE A.M. KHANWILKAR, HON’BLE DR. JUSTICE D.Y. CHANDRACHUD, HON’BLE MR. JUSTICE ASHOK BHUSHAN Justice K.S. Puttaswamy (Retd.) and Another Vs. Union of India and Others [Writ Petition (Civil) No. 494 of 2012] see below A.K. SIKRI, J. (For Chief… Read More Justice K.S. Puttaswamy (Retd.) and Another Vs. Union of India and Others

Corporate Law Digest

COMPANY PETITION Any member of a company can complain of oppression and if the court were to opine, that there is an oppression to any member, rather than the winding up of the company, could pass such orders as it thinks fit and considers just and equitable. section 397 does not postulate a difference between… Read More Corporate Law Digest

West Bengal Private Security Agencies (Regulation) Rules, 2007

Published vide notification No. 2254-P, dated 8th May, 2007, published in the Kolkata Gazette, Extraordinary, Part 1, dated 8th May, 2007. In exercise of the power conferred by section 25 of the Private Security Agencies (Regulation) Act, 2005 (29 of 2005), the Governor is pleased hereby to make the following rules, namely :— 1. Short… Read More West Bengal Private Security Agencies (Regulation) Rules, 2007

Constitutional Reform Act 2005 [UK]

INDEX Introductory Text Part 1 The rule of law 1.The rule of law Part 2 Arrangements to modify the office of Lord Chancellor Qualifications for office of Lord Chancellor 2.Lord Chancellor to be qualified by experience Continued judicial independence 3.Guarantee of continued judicial independence 4.Guarantee of continued judicial independence: Northern Ireland Representations by senior judges… Read More Constitutional Reform Act 2005 [UK]

United Nations Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities

MINISTRY OF FOREIGN AFFAIRS Interministerial Committee of Human Rights The UN Convention  on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities Signed in New York on March 30, 2007 (November 5, 2007) CONVENTION ON THE RIGHTS OF PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES Preamble The States Parties to the present Convention, (a) Recalling the principles proclaimed in the Statute of the… Read More United Nations Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities