Madras High Court
Case BriefsHigh Courts

Madras High Court directed the petitioner to give an undertaking that he would not initiate violence while organising meetings in connection with his indefinite fasting and he should co-operate with the police to ensure law and order

delhi high court
Case BriefsHigh Courts

Delhi High Court upheld the Central Government’s independent exercise in contempt jurisdiction, emphasizing adherence to the original judgment’s directives and refraining from issuing supplementary orders. The decision underscores the judiciary’s cautious approach in contempt proceedings and affirms the sanctity of court orders.

tripura high court
Case BriefsHigh Courts

“Section 4(5) of Payment of Gratuity Act, 1972 is indicative of fact that the Act being a beneficial legislation, entitlement of employee cannot be reduced below the prescribed ceiling limit under Section 4(3) of Act, rather this provision approves receiving of a better gratuity than what is notified by Central Government.”

calcutta high court
Case BriefsHigh Courts

Calcutta High Court rejected the idea of directing a specific allocation but highlighted the duty of the government to formulate a policy.

delhi high court
Case BriefsHigh Courts

“Federalism which was the basic structure of the Constitution could not be diluted or violated by usage of the expression ‘Central Government’.”

Post Office Act
Legislation UpdatesStatutes/Bills/Ordinances

On 24-12-2023 the Post Office Act, 2023 received President’s assent which consolidate and amend the laws relating to Post Office in India

Telecommunication Bill
Legislation UpdatesStatutes/Bills/Ordinances

On 24-12-2023, the Telecommunication Bill, 2023 received the assent of the President. The bill aims at strengthening the laws relating to telecommunication

allahabad high court
Case BriefsHigh Courts

If modern society does not acknowledge this vested right in a person, then it is only encouraging gender identity disorder syndrome

jan vishwas (amendment of provisions) act 2023
Legislation UpdatesStatutes/Bills/Ordinances

The object of the Act is to decriminalise and rationalising offences to further enhance trust-based governance for ease of living and doing business.

b.ed. graduates ineligible
Case BriefsSupreme Court

Supreme Court said that B.Ed. is not a qualification for teachers at Primary level of schooling. The pedagogical skills and training required from a teacher at Primary level is not expected from a B.Ed. trained teacher.

ministry of corporate affairs
Legislation UpdatesNotifications

On 18-7-2023, the Ministry of Corporate Affairs appointed 18-7-2023 as the date on which the provision of Section 12 of the Competition

ed director tenure
Case BriefsSupreme Court

Supreme Court allowed SK Mishra to continue his services as ED Director till 31-07-2023.

supreme court collegium
Hot Off The PressNews

The Seven Supreme Court collegium resolutions were passed on 05-07-2023.

landmark judgments on prevention of money laundering
Experts CornerSiddharth R Gupta

by Siddharth R. Gupta†
Cite as: 2023 SCC OnLine Blog Exp 53

tussle for control of services
Op EdsOP. ED.

by Swarnendu Chatterjee† and Megha Saha††
Cite as: 2023 SCC OnLine Blog Exp 46

central government
Legislation UpdatesNotifications

The Central Government appoints 18-05-2023 as the date on which the provisions of the Competition (Amendment) Act, 2023 come into force. Sections

justice s. manikumar
Know thy Judge

Justice S Manikumar, former senior-most Judge of Madras High Court, who was appointed as the 36th Chief Justice of Kerala High Court in 2019, is all set to retire today.

adani power
Case BriefsSupreme Court

The Supreme Court opined that it is unjust on the part of Haryana Utilities to say that 70% of the installed capacity should be further bifurcated and the Change in Law benefit should be restricted only to 70% of the installed capacity.

Operation of Bike Taxi is Bad in Law
Op EdsOP. ED.

by Kumar Aditya† and Subham Dubey‡

landmark judgments on education law
Experts CornerSiddharth R Gupta

by Siddharth R. Gupta† and Aditya Raj Gupta††
Cite as: 2023 SCC OnLine Blog Exp 25