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 Date of decision
Party Name
Appeal no.
25-07-2014 Narinder Singh v. State of Himachal Pradesh 
This appeal by special leave is directed against the judgment dated 13.6.2012 and order dated 9.7.2012 pronounced by the High Court of Himachal Pradesh, in Criminal Appeal No. 169 of 2008 preferred by the State, whereby learned Single Judge of the High Court setting aside the judgme...
    Criminal Appeal No. 1564 of 2014
25-07-2014 Agricultural Produce Marketing Committee v. Bannama (D) by LRs. 
This appeal by special leave is directed against the judgment and order dated 17.10.2003 passed by the High Court of Karnataka in R.S.A. No. 556 of 1997, whereby the appeal preferred by plaintiff-respondent no. 1 was allowed setting aside the judgment and decree of the appellate cou...
    Civil Appeal No. 3198 of 2007
23-07-2014 Deva Ram v. The State of Rajasthan & Anr. 
 Deceased Hardeva Ram filed complaint against the appellant on 9/8/1988 stating that since the appellant used to send persons abroad for employment, he also arranged passport for his son Arjun Ram. The appellant told him that if he wants to send his son abroad, he will have to ...
    Criminal Appeal No. 1165 of 2014
23-07-2014 Dr. Subramanian Swamy v. Arun Shourie 

In the issue of Indian Express of August 13, 1990, an editorial was published bearing the caption “If shame had survived”. The editorial reads as under:

    Contempt Petition (Crl.) No. 11 of 1990
23-07-2014 Rajeev Dhawan v. Gulshan Kumar Mahajan & Ors. 
As a result of the incidents at Ayodhya on 06.12.1992, the President of India issued a Proclamation under Article 356 of the Constitution of India assuming to himself all the functions of the Government of Uttar Pradesh, dissolving the U.P. Vidhan Sabha. Init...
    Contempt Petition (Crl.) No. 2 of 1994
23-07-2014 Somnath Chakraborty and Anr. v. Appollo Gleneagles Hospitals Ltd. & Ors. 
To briefly narrate the facts, the appeals pertain to a piece of land which is as on date in the possession of the first Respondent Appollo Gleneagles Hospitals Ltd. (hereinafter called “Appollo Hospitals”), which was originally owned by one Narayan Chandr...
    Civil Appeal Nos. ..83-6684 of 2014
23-07-2014 Ramdas S/o Khelunaik v. Krishnanand S/o Vishnu Naik 
 This appeal by special leave arises out of Judgment dated 22nd August, 2012 passed by the High Court of Karnataka, Circuit Bench at Dharwad, in Criminal Appeal No. 832 of 2007 whereby the High Court set aside the Judgment and Order of the J.M.F.C. (...
    Criminal Appeal No. 1522 of 2014
22-07-2014 S.E.B.I. v. Sahara India Real Estate Corporation Ltd. & Ors. 
By our order dated 4th June, 2014 we had, while declining the prayer made by the contemnors for modification of the terms on which they were granted interim bail, partially modified order dated 21st November, 2013 passed by this Court and that passed by SEBI on...
    I.A. Nos. 8-9 & 10-12 of 2014
22-07-2014 Saurabh Kumar through his Father v. Jailor, Koneila Jail & Anr. 
In brief the case of the petitioner is that he was XII pass and wanted to leave the village in search of a decent job. In that connection he made an application for passport. On 30.6.2013 the police had called the petitioner to the Police Station for enquiry on his application for p...
    Writ Petition (Crl.) No. 147 of 2013
22-07-2014 Shyam Narain Pandey v. State of U.P. 
Appellant was tried along with six others by the Court of Additional Sessions Judge, Azamgarh, Uttar Pradesh. He was convicted under Sections 147, 148, 302/144 of the Indian Penal Code (45 of 1860) (hereinafter referred to as ‘IPC’) read with Section 120B...
    Criminal Appeal No. 1515 of 2014
22-07-2014 Atul Tripathi v. State of U.P. and another 
At the post conviction stage, whether the appellate court, while considering the release of the convict on bail, should give an opportunity to the public prosecutor for showing cause in writing against such release where the conviction is on an offence punish...
    Criminal Appeal No. 1516 of 2014
21-07-2014 G. Mohanasundaram v. R. Nanthagopal and Ors. 
 This appeal is directed against the judgment and order dated 8th July, 2013 passed by the Division Bench of the High Court of Judicature at Madras in Writ Petition No. 5508 of 2013. Initially, the appellant herein challenged the Government notifications dated 10
    Civil Appeal No. of 2014
21-07-2014 Yogendra Yadav & Ors. v. The State of Jharkhand & Anr. 
The appellants are original Accused Nos. 1 to 3 respectively in P.S. Meharma Case No. 155 of 2004 registered under Sections 341, 323, 324, 504 and 307 read with Section 34 of the Indian Penal Code (for short, ‘the IPC’). The FIR was lodged on 23/09/1994 by complainant Anil Manda...
    Criminal Appeal No. 1205 of 2014
21-07-2014 Manohar Singh v. State of Madhya Pradesh & Anr. 
The appellant is original Accused No. 3. He was tried along with his father Hukum Singh - original Accused No. 1 and his mother Prem Bai - original Accused No. 2 by the Judicial Magistrate, Dewas (Madhya Pradesh) in Crime Case No. 1680/2009 for offences punishable under Section 498A...
    Criminal Appeal No. 1498 of 2014
21-07-2014 Sathiyamoorthy and Ors. v. State Represented by the Inspector of Police, Madurai 
The appellants who are original Accused Nos. 1 to 6 respectively were tried in the court of Additional District and Sessions Judge, Madurai in Sessions Case No. 444 of 2005 for various offences under the Indian Penal Code (for short, ‘the IPC’) on the allegation that on 11/11/20...
    Criminal Appeal No. 1169 of 2014
21-07-2014 Union of India & Ors. v. Hitender Kumar Soni 
As Appellants the Union of India and its concerned officials are aggrieved by the judgment and order under appeal dated 11.12.2008 passed by a Division Bench of High Court of Himachal Pradesh in Civil Writ Petition No. 41 of 2001 whereby the High Court allowe...
    Civil Appeal No. 10645 of 2010
18-07-2014 Hussein Ghadially @ M.H.G.A Shaikh & Ors. v. State of Gujarat 
Common questions of law arise for consideration in these appeals which were heard together and shall stand disposed of by this common order. The appeals arise out of two separate judgments delivered by the Designated Court at Surat both dated 4th October, 2008 whereby the...
    Criminal Appeal No. 92 of 2009
17-07-2014 Renikuntla Rajamma (d) by LRs. v. K. Sarwanamma 
An apparent conflict between two earlier decisions rendered by this Court one in Naramadaben Maganlal Thakker v. Pranjivandas Maganlal Thakker (1997) 2 SCC 255 and the other in K. Balakrishnan v. K. Kamalam (2004) 1 SCC 581 has led to this reference to a ...
    Civil Appeal No. 4195 of 2008
16-07-2014 Common Cause (A Regd. Society) v. Union of India & Anr. 

Having regard to the prayers made in the writ petition, particularly, prayer (a) declare ‘right to die with dignity’ as a fundamental right within the fold of right to live with dignity guaranteed under Art...

    Writ Petition (Civil) No. 215 of 2005
16-07-2014 M/s. Ajeet Seeds Ltd. v. K. Gopala Krishnaiah 
The appellant is the complainant. He has challenged the judgment and order dated 21/03/2013 passed by the High Court of Judicature of Bombay, Bench at Aurangabad in Criminal Writ Petition No. 1131 of 2012 whereby the High Court has quashed the complaint filed by him under Section 13...
    Criminal Appeal No. 1523 of 2014
15-07-2014 Bhuwan Mohan Singh v. Meena & Ors. 
The two issues that pronouncedly emanate in this appeal by special leave are whether the Family Court while deciding an application under Section 7 of the Family Court Act, 1984 (for brevity, “the Act”) which includes determination of grant of maintenance...
    Criminal Appeal No. 1331 of 2014
15-07-2014 C.K. Dasegowda & Ors. v. State of Karnataka 
This appeal is filed by the appellants questioning the correctness of the judgment and final order dated 11.08.2010 passed by the High Court of Karnataka at Bangalore in Criminal Appeal No. 1256 of 2005 in setting aside the order of acquittal of the appellants passed by the trial co...
    Criminal Appeal No. 1381 of 2014
15-07-2014 Rohtas Bhankhar & Others v. Union of India and Another 
On 23.12.1970 (1970 O.M.), the Department of Personnel issued Office Memorandum being O.M. No. 8/12/69-Estt.(SCT) relaxing standards in the case of Scheduled Castes/Tribes candidates in departmental competitive examinations and in departmental confirmation ex...
    Civil Appeal Nos. 6046-6047 of 2004
15-07-2014 Rajesh Valel Puthuvalil & Anr. v. Inland Waterways Authority of India & Anr. 

Land Acquisition and Requisition — Land Acquisition Act, 1894 — S. 23 — Acquisition of land — Valuation — The property of the appellants, both land and building structures, was acquired — Admittedly, the total area of the building was ...

    Civil Appeal No. 6396 of 2014
09-07-2014 State of Bihar & Ors. v. Ashok Kumar Singh & Ors. 

Criminal Trial — FIR — Quashing of — FIR instituted against an officer of Bihar cadre, on 20-8-2002 by State of Bihar, much after the appointed day of Bihar Reorganisation Act, 2000 i.e. 15-11-2000 and creation...

    Criminal Appeal No. 1615 of 2013
08-07-2014 State of Maharashtra v. Rajendra & Ors. 

A. Penal Code, 1860 — S. 304-B — Evidence Act, 1872 — S. 113-B — The expression “soon before her death” — No definite period has been indicated and the expression “soon b...

    Criminal Appeal No. 719 of 2010
08-07-2014 Khim Singh v. State of Uttarakhand 

Penal Code, 1860 — S. 302 — Murder trial — Conviction based on circumstantial evidence, confirmed — Appreciation of evidence — Deceased, wife of appellant, was found lying inside the room, having injuries o...

    Criminal Appeal No. 1986 of 2009
07-07-2014 Anil Gupta v. Star India Pvt. Ltd. & Anr. 
. This appeal is directed against the judgment dated 13th August, 2007 passed by the High Court of Delhi at New Delhi in Criminal Miscellaneous Case No. 2380 of 2004. By the impugned judgment, the High Court held that the complaint under Section 138 read with Section 141 ...
    Criminal Appeal No. 1364 of 2014
07-07-2014 Chandan Kumar Basu v. State of Bihar 

Criminal Trial — Prosecution of public servant — Sanction for — Three mandatory requirements of S. 197(1) CrPC, namely, (a) that the accused is a public servant; (b) that the public servant can be removed from ...

    Criminal Appeal No. 1359 of 2014
07-07-2014 Chhel Singh v. M.G.B. Gramin Bank Pali & Ors. 

Service Law — Banking — Disciplinary inquiry against appellant/cashier-cum-clerk — Charge of unauthorised absence from duty — Appellant disputed the allegations and informed the respondent authority that he w...

    Civil Appeal No. 6018 of 2014
07-07-2014 Vishwa Lochan Madan v. Union of India & Ors. 

Muslim Law — Fatwa — Issuance of, by Dar-ul-Qaza — Whether Dar-ul-Qaza is a parallel court and ‘Fatwa’ has any legal status — A Fatwa is an opinion, only an expert is expected to give — It is not a decr...

    Writ Petition (Civil) No. 386 of 2005
07-07-2014 M/s. Shreenath Corp. & Ors. v. Consumer Education & Research Society & Ors. 

Consumer Protection — Consumer Protection Act, 1986 — S. 19 Second proviso — Appeal — Interim order — If National Commission can pass — Pre-deposit condition for consideration of an appeal — It is there...

    Civil Appeal No. 9052 of 2014
07-07-2014 State of Bank of Patiala v. Pritam Singh Bedi & Ors. 
All these appeals have been preferred by the State Bank of Patiala (hereinafter referred to as “Bank”) against different judgments and orders passed by Punjab and Haryana High Court at Chandigarh but since common issues were ...
    Civil Appeal No. 172 of 2010
07-07-2014 Dinesh Tiwari v. State of Uttar Pradesh & Anr. 

A. Criminal Trial — Framing of charges — Order of — Quashing of — Prayer for — Sessions Judge framed the charges against appellant for the offences under ...

    Criminal Appeal No. 1365 of 2014
07-07-2014 Sobaran Singh & Ors. v. State of M.P. 

Penal Code, 1860 — S. 302 r/w 34 — Murder trial — Conviction confirmed — Appreciation of evidence — Appellants/accused 1 to 3 in furtherance of their common intention committed the murder of deceased by str...

    Criminal Appeal No. 1466 of 2012
03-07-2014 Mannan Sk & Ors. v. State of West Bengal & Anr. 

Criminal Trial — Re-calling or re-summoning of witness — Powers of — Exercise of — Whether recall of a witness is for filling-up of a lacuna or it is for just decision — Complainant’s father died when bom...

    Criminal Appeal No. 1307 of 2014
03-07-2014 Santosh Kumar Singh v. State of Madhya Pradesh 
These appeals are directed against the common impugned judgment dated 24th March, 2011 passed by the High Court of Madhya Pradesh, Principal Seat at Jabalpur, by which High Court upheld the judgment of conviction and sentence for the offences u/s 302, 307, 394, 397 and 45...
    Criminal Appeal Nos. 410-411 of 2012
03-07-2014 Kulai Ibrahim @ Ibrahim v. State Rep. by the Inspector of Police B-1, Bazaar Police Station, Coimbatore 

B. Juvenile Justice and Child Laws — Juvenile/Child Accused — Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Act, 2000 — Ss. 2(k), 2(l), 7-A, 20 and 49 ...

    Criminal Appeal No. 1308 of 2014
02-07-2014 Seena @ Srinivasa v. State of Karnataka 
 These appeals are directed against the judgment dated 9th December, 2002 passed by the High Court of Karnataka at Bangalore in Criminal Appeal No. 326/99 c/w Criminal Appeal No. 310/99. By the impugned judgment High Court reversed the judgment of Addl. District and ...
    Criminal Appeal No. 165 of 2004
02-07-2014 Pradeep Kumar v. State of Haryana 

Crime Against Women and Children — Penal Code, 1860 — Ss. 498-A explanation (b) and 304-B — Harassment for non-fulfilment of dowry demand and dowry death — Conviction confirmed — Appreciation of evidence ...

    Criminal Appeal No. 292 of 2011

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