Mere allegations of harassment or pressure doesn’t make an individual accountable for suicide. Proof of an act done is necessary. Only a positive act which led the deceased to commit suicide will attract offence under section 306 of the IPC. S ..
The instant appeal concerns procedural issues under Order XV Rule 5 CPC that arose in a suit for eviction and recovery of rent arrears, as well as damages for use and occupation. The plaintiff-appellant contended that she is the owner of the suit sh ..
In dealing with a revision petition for setting aside an order passed by the Additional Civil Judge dismissing the plaintiff's application for appointment of a Local Commissioner, the Punjab and Haryana High Court held that an order refusing app ..
This order came because of an instant appeal vis-à-vis compassionate appointment. It was held in the case of Iqbal Khan Vs State of U.P. and 2 Others that compassionate appointment cannot be treated as a bonanza. It is not a disbursement of a ..
The Delhi High Court has ruled that, while a sex worker has the same rights as any other citizen, she cannot expect special treatment if she breaks the law. The Court made the remark while denying interim bail to a sex worker who allegedly forced a ..
The Supreme Court stated that an application under Section 311 CrPC cannot be dismissed solely on the grounds that it will result in the prosecution's case being filled in. According to the bench of Justices DY Chandrachud and AS Bopanna, the p ..
The Supreme Court dismissed the Commissioner of Service Tax's appeals seeking to levy service tax of over Rs 56 crores on Quick Heal Technologies Ltd for the sale of anti-virus software between 2012 and 2014. The Court ruled that the sale of so ..
On Wednesday, the Kerala High Court ruled that the terms established by the Central Board of Film Certification (CBFC) for a movie's theatrical distribution must also be adhered to when it is broadcast on OTT platforms. Justice V.G. Arun noted t ..
The Supreme Court directed that 36 football players (24 male and 12 female) be represented in the electoral college for the upcoming executive committee election of the All India Football Federation, arguing that the "National Sports Code, 2011 ..
It was held In the case of Santram Spinners Limited v/s Babubhai Magandas Patel that a person working in ‘supervisory’ cannot raise an industrial dispute under the industrial dispute act. The supervisor use to get ‘consultancy fees ..