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THE DOCTRINE OF COMMON EMPLOYMENT

THE DOCTRINE OF COMMON EMPLOYMENT

September 14, 2020

THE DOCTRINE OF COMMON EMPLOYMENT Author : Akshara Vijayakumar The Doctrine of Common Employment was divided in two positions. That is, by Position of England and by Position of India. Position in England The Doctrine of Common Employment was an exception to the rule that a master is liable for the wrongs of his servant […]

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ACT OF GOD AS A DEFENCE IN LAW

ACT OF GOD AS A DEFENCE IN LAW

September 14, 2020

ACT OF GOD AS A DEFENCE IN LAW Author : Tanvi Gupta Introduction: Accidents can take place due to natural forces or due to human intervention or by both. An act of god could be any natural calamities like earthquake, Tornadoes, floods, droughts etc. which have their existence ever since Earth. Natural disasters are perilous […]

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Prashant Bhushan

Does not mean I accept the judgment: Prashant Bhushan while depositing draft for Re 1 fine imposed for Contempt of Court

September 14, 2020

Does not mean I accept the judgment: Prashant Bhushan while depositing draft for Re 1 fine imposed for Contempt of Court On Monday Advocate Prashant Bhushan deposited a rupee token fine imposed by the Supreme Court in the contempt case on his two tweets in the Supreme Court. Before entering the Supreme Court registry, Bhushan […]

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HC adjourns plea seeking recognition of same-sex marriage under Hindu Marriage Act

HC adjourns plea seeking recognition of same-sex marriage under Hindu Marriage Act

September 14, 2020

HC adjourns plea seeking recognition of same-sex marriage under Hindu Marriage Act Today Delhi High Court was heard the Public Interest Litigation seeking recognition of Same-sex marriage under the Hindu Marriage Act. PIL was filed by Abhijeet Iyer Mitra, Gopi Shankar, Geeti Thadani and G. Orvasi. Same as in other marriages, gay marriage gets equal […]

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No Immediate Demolition of Slums near Delhi Tracks Till Urban Affairs Ministry Takes a Decision: Centre Tells SC

No Immediate Demolition of Slums near Delhi Tracks Till Urban Affairs Ministry Takes a Decision: Centre Tells SC

September 14, 2020

No Immediate Demolition of Slums near Delhi Tracks Till Urban Affairs Ministry Takes a Decision: Centre Tells SC A hearing was held in the Supreme Court today to withdraw the order to remove the slum from the side of the railway line in Delhi. The matter was heard by a Bench of Chief Justice of […]

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Madras HC Closes Suo Motu Criminal Contempt Proceedings against Actor Suriya

Judge seeks contempt action against actor Suriya for remarks on judiciary

September 14, 2020

Judge seeks contempt action against actor Suriya for remarks on judiciary On Sunday Madras High Court judge Justice SM Subramaniam wrote a letter to Chief Justice Amreshwar Pratap Sahi looking for contempt proceedings against popular Tamil actor Suriya over his statements about Supreme Court upholding central government’s decision to conduct the National Eligibility cum Entrance […]

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Theft Under IPC

Theft Under IPC

September 14, 2020

Theft Under IPC Author : Ashish Nagpal In criminal law, theft also known as ‘stealing’ is the unknown taking of someone else’s property without that person’s freely given consent. It is defined under Section 378 of IPC which says that , “Whoever intending to take dishonestly any movable property out of the possession of any […]

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PIL In SC to Improve India's Global Ranking on Corruption Perception Index

PIL In SC to Improve India’s Global Ranking on Corruption Perception Index

September 14, 2020

New Delhi: A PIL has been recorded within the Supreme Court seeking a heading to the Centre, states and union regions to set up expert committees to recommend steps for progressing India’s “pathetic” positioning on the worldwide Debasement Recognition List. India has been positioned at the 80th position among 180 countries and domains within the […]

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'Murder of Beti Bachao, Beti Padhao Slogan': Akhilesh on Madurai Girl's Suicide Before NEET

‘Murder of Beti Bachao, Beti Padhao Slogan’: Akhilesh on Madurai Girl’s Suicide Before NEET

September 14, 2020

Lucknow: Samajwadi Party chief Akhilesh Yadav on Sunday lashed out at the BJP, saying the suicide by a Tamil Nadu girl student on the eve of NEET was the murder of the “Beti Padhao, Beti Bachao” motto. The 19-year-old Madurai girl and two other restorative hopefuls in Tamil Nadu had committed suicide on Saturday, provoking […]

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