Reconstruction or remaking Act of 1867

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Annual and development fees cannot be charged till schools reopen: HC

A plea was moved by the parents’ association of a private school, which had started taking Annual and Development Charges along with...

Controversial Amendment in Kerala police act put on hold.

The country is yet to come a long way when it comes to freedom of the press.

Unequal Citizens Before the Law

(Arnab Goswami and Varavara Rao) Article 14 of the Constitution of India proclaims “the state shall not deny to...

Kamra faces yet another contempt.

The fine line between freedom of speech and hate speech is yet again nowhere to be found....

Tamil Nadu banned online betting games, fined Rupees 5000 and six month imprisonment for violators

Tamil Nadu Governor Banwarilal Purohit on Friday promulgated an ordinance that banned online gaming in the state ,...

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Modernisation

We all have seen our grandparents and at times even our parents telling us about how they used to live back then....

ICRC and Its Legality in War Crimes

RulesDefinition of War Crimes Rule 156.

Collaborative Law

Meaning of Collaborative Law Communitarian law is an option in contrast to a...

Income Tax Act

Prologue to Personal Assessment Act, 1961 In India, Personal assessment is a duty you pay to the administration...

Social Security of Interstate Migrant Building and other Construction workers in Kerala

Abstract : Kerala state, which accounts for 1.18 per cent (38863 square kilometres) of the total land area of...

IPR

Patent law-India patent Act: 2020

In India patent Act India patent Act Patent Prosecution Highway (PPH): A program had...

INDIA AND SOUTH AFRICA MOVES TO WTO FOR WAIVER (IPR)

India and South Africa have asked the World Trade Organisation to seek a waiver in some provisions in the International agreements...

STUDY OF RECENT GI (GEOGRAPHICAL INDICATION) NOTIFICATION OF 26TH AUG, 2020.

Strengthening of GI laws motivates the commercialization of GI products. Make in India campaignis been very strongly dependent on GI growth...

What is Digitalization of Patent Prosecution, using Block chain & AI?

The patent prosecution has developed over the years with the advancement in technology. The changes in the representation of the invention before...

KANDHAMAL HALDI (GI) GETTING AFFECTED BY PANDEMIC

KANDHAMAL HLADI (GI) GETTING AFFECTED BY PANDEMIC - Turmeric of Odisha Introduction : Turmeric of Odisha

Insurance

Automobile coverage

Automobile coverage Types of automobile coverage are:- 1.Automobile Liability insurance: This insurance protects the insured...

What is the need for automobile Insurance

Vehicles are subject to the following hazard which accelerate the need for automobile Insurance: Footpaths: footpaths are surrounded...

Deviation of voyage

The ship must follow the voyage which is mentioned in the policy. If the course is not specified, it must follow the...

Procedure to take out a marine insurance policy

The procedure of taking out a marine insurance policy is straight forward and simple. The procedure involves the following steps:

Important clauses in marine insurance

A marine insurance policy has a different type of clauses which is issued to meet the requirements of insured which are incorporated...

Know Your Rights

Rights of the person with mental illness

Though there has been much awareness about mental health in recent years among youth, there has been still a dogma in the...

RIGHT TO PROTEST FOR OUR RIGHTS

                                                    INTRODUCTION India is a democratic country and we have the most comprehensive and written Constitution...

Legal Rights of an Accused or Arrested Person: Innocent Until Proven Guilty

“Let hundreds do unpunished but never punish an innocent one.” This is one of the cardinal principles of the criminal law which...

Rights of Minority Communities in India: Constitutional Safeguards

The status of minorities in India has been given to both religious and linguistic minorities. Some of the religious communities include Christians,...

Governance & Company Column

Analysis Of Mergers and Acquisitions of Company

Acquisition and merger mostly occur when two companies agree to join their forces together. Both terms are often used interchangeably although there...

Will Farm Bills Prove Advantageous To Farmers?

Will Farm Bills Prove Advantageous To Farmers? On September 25, farmers’ organisations across the country gave a call...

Risk Management

Organisations need to be able to manage risk in real-time to be able to deal in times the crisis and rethink their business going forward.

THIRD PARTY LITIGATION FUNDING IN INDIA

Third Party Litigation Funding enables financial assistance to the claimant, for the purposes of litigation, by a third party who is unassociated...

Corporate Governance in India

Corporate governance in India is the application of best management practices This article is presented by Himani Sharma,...

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ARTICLE 356

Introduction:If the president is satisfied that a situation has arisen in which the government of the State cannot be carried on in...

Media trial

Case of Media Trial In the exceptionally acclaimed instance of Aarushi Talwar's Murder, 2013, the media had pronounced...

Right to breath clean air is fundamental right: petitioner filed a case in the supreme court on stubble burning 2020.

Right to breath clean air is fundamental right: petitioner filed a case in the supreme court on stubble burning.

Citizenship in India

This article is presented by Himani Sharma, CS Finalist from Institute of Company Secretaries of India Citizenship is the...

Writs under the Indian Constitution

This article is presented by Himani Sharma, CS Finalist from Institute of Company Secretaries of India Anyone whose rights...

Criminal

SEXUAL HARASSMENT AGAINST MALE: POSCO ACT AND LAWS FRAMED

ABSTRACT: SEXUAL HARASSMENT AGAINST MALE Child Sexual Abuse (CSA) is most heinous crime against children and in...

RAPES IN INDIA 2020

Criminological theory, there are three approaches to the etiology of rape with three different focii of attention:(1) the social structural approach,(2) the...

SEDITION LAW IN INDIA

Introduction:Sedition, in simple words, is a crime in attempting by way of speech, action or publication targeting the Sovereign, ministers, officers or...

MEDIA TRIALS AND LAW

Media is considered the fourth pillar of democracy. In a democracy, people’s participation is of utmost importance and their welfare is the...

MARlTAL RAPE

MARlTAL RAPE Section 375 of the Indian Penal Code (IPC) defines rape as a criminal offense and states...

DOMESTIC VIOLENCE IN COVID-19 PANDEMIC

As the COVID-19 pandemic has forced several countries into a lockdown, cases of domestic violence rose at an...

Law of the Land

The Industrial Disputes Act, 1947

The Industrial Disputes Act, 1947 (the "ID Act") has been ordered for the examination and settlement of...

MARRIAGE WITH SISTER OF AN EXISTING WIFE 2020

INTRODUCTION: MARRIAGE WITH SISTER OF AN EXISTING WIFE Who is a Mohammedan: the essence of Mohammadanism (Islam: Peace)...

MAINTENANCE OF STEP-MOTHER

INTRODUCTION Maintenance of step-mother is provided in Hindu Law. Hindu law refers to the system...

Maintenance of Son’s Wife

INTRODUCTION Maintenance of son's wife is provided in Hindu Adoption and Maintenance Act of...

Doctrine of Separation of Powers

INTRODUCTION Doctrine of Separation of Powers has a premise behind it which is that...

Criminal Law

The Indian Penal Code-1860,PUNISHMENT

SECTION-53 Punishments.--The punishments to which offenders are liableunder the provisions of this Code are--First.--Death;2 3 * * *...

Law Relating to the Right of Private Defence

The Indian Penal Code states the law relating to the right of Self Defence/Private Defence under the section 96-106, here a man can partially take the law in his own hands. These provisions provide a man to use certain force legitimately against the wrong-doer in order to protect his body or his own property or also another person's body or another person's property.

The Indian Penal Code 1860-General Explanations

Edited by: Vaani Garg SECTION-6 Throughout this Code every definition of an offence, penal provision and...

LAW OF CRIMINAL CONTEMPT: AGAINST CONSTITUTIONAL PRINCIPLES

criminal contempt in this contemporary era is seen against the constitutional principles and thus restricting the freedom of speech and expression. it is being used by the judges frequently for prohibiting any type of comment against it. this article deals with the need of the law in this era, how other jurisdictions have tackled the law and what can be the amendments that can be made.

The Indian Penal Code 1860-The Preamble

Edited by: Vaani Garg The introductory chapter of the penal code consists of a chapter with five sections. The...

Contract Law

Indian Contract Act 1872: Quasi Contract

Semi Contract The word 'Semi' signifies pseudo. Thus, a Quasi agreement is a pseudo-contract....

Special Features of Insurance Contract

Edited by: Vaani Garg Contract is an agreement between two parties. In a contract, one person gives a proposal...

Principles of Insurance contracts

Edited by: Vaani Garg The principles of insurance contracts are as follows: 1 Indemnity- This...

Tort Law

NERVOUS SHOCK

Nervous shock is a psychiatric damage imposed upon somebody due to negligent or deliberate actions or lapses...

Negligence in law of Torts

Introduction:  Indian law of torts is based on the English common law. Therefore, the law of negligence is ratified...

ESSENTIALS OF LAW OF TORTS

This article talks about essential elements of law of Tort.

GENERAL PRINCIPLES OF LIABILITY IN TORT

Edited by: Vaani Garg Introduction Torts are primarily civil wrongs which lead to civil damages. These...

Intentional Tort

Intentional Tort is a part of Tort that deals with purpose and intention to commit act. As a reasonable person in the eyes of law, we assume that law protects us all even smallest act that’s done wrong to others with an intention to cause damage or harm.

Case Analysis

Harvinder Kaur vs Harmander Singh Choudhry 15th November 1983.

Introduction  Marriage in the Indian Society was considered a Sacramental practice, but over the...

Case Analysis : STATE OF TAMIL NADU V/S SUHAS KATTI (2004)

INTRODUCTION Nowadays, we are all dependent on social media. Social media consists of various Social Networking Site (SNS) such...

CASE ANALYSIS ON : THE OPERATION BLUE STAR CASE 1984

INTRODUCTION: THE OPERATION BLUE STAR CASE Operation blue star was carried out between 1-8 June 1984 to remove...

Keshvanand Bharati Case: A landmark in the Indian Constitutional History

INTRODUCTIONOn the 6th of September, a Hindu monk named Keshvanand Bharati died. He was 79 years old and is a known name...

The State of Uttar Pradesh vs Aman Mittal 2019

This article is written by Janvi Johar, 2nd year student pursuing B.A.LLB (H) from Amity University, Noida.