The law's objective is to help the people. But more often than not, legalities of end up confusing the public rather than help them. NR Chandran demystifies the Land Acquisition Act The Land Acquisition Act has been enacted to provide for compens ..
The Union cabinet is reported to have decided to introduce a new version of the Judges (Inquiry) Amendment Bill. The 2008 Bill is believed to provide for establishing a National Judicial Council to inquire into allegations of “misbehaviour&rdqu ..
In an age when an email reaches the US in less than 10 seconds, we can't expect people to wait 10 years for a case to be finally decided. — Supreme Court judge Markandey Katju It is a huge problem and looks set to grow. Three-crore cases are pendin ..
A majority of the kidnappings done in the city have a personal motive behind them. The kidnappers are either distant relatives, friends of the victim’s family or business rivals. The city, which reported 84 cases of kidnapping and extortion last year ..
The Indian Succession Act came into effect on 30thSeptember, 1925. As per S. 4, Part II of the Act shall not applyif the deceased was a Hindu, Muhammadan, Buddhist, Sikh orJaina. Section 20 of Part III of the Act is not applicable to anymarriage cont ..