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 Date of decision
Party Name
Appeal no.
28-08-2015 Central Bureau of Investigation v. Maninder Singh 

his appeal is preferred challenging the order of the High Court of Delhi in Crl. M.C. No. 2083 of 2006 dated 10.02.2009, in and by which, the High Court exercising its inherent power under Section 482 Cr.P.C. quashed ...

    Criminal Appeal No. 1496 of 2009
28-08-2015 Chandrakant Jayantilal Suthar & Anr v. State of Gujarat 

Looking at the peculiar facts of the case, we direct that Ms. Maitri Chandrakant Suthar shall be examined by three senior most available Gynecologists of the Civil Hospital, Ahmedabad at Asarwa, along with Dr. Riddhi ...

    Petition(s) for Special Leave to Appeal (Crl.) No(s). 6013/2015
27-08-2015 S. Panneer Selvam & Ors. v. Government of Tamil Nadu & Ors. 

Common issues involved in this bunch of appeals are:-(i) In the absence of policy decision taken by the State/rules framed pursuant to the enabling provision of Article 16(4A) of the Constitution of India whether a re...

    Civil Appeal Nos. 6631-6632 of 2015
26-08-2015 L.C. Hanumanthappa (Since Dead) Represented by his Lrs. v. H.B. Shivakumar 

Civil Procedure Code, 1908 — Or. 6 R. 17 — Doctrine of relation back — Scope and application — Amendment of plaint sought upon remand by the High Court to add the relief of declaration of title to the already...

    Civil Appeal No. 6595 of 2015
26-08-2015 Union of India & Ors. v. 3989606 P, Ex-Naik Vijay Kumar 

Armed Forces — Pension Regulations for the Army, 1961 — Regn. 173 r/w Entitlement Rules for Casualty Pensionary Awards, 1982 — R. 12 — Disability Pension — Entitlement of — Accident occurred during annual...

    Civil Appeal No. 6583 of 2015
25-08-2015 Banwari Lal (D) by Lrs. & Anr. v. Balbir Singh 

This appeal arises out of the order dated 15.03.2013 passed by the High Court of Delhi dismissing the second appeal being RSA No. 100 of 2008 as abated and also the interlocutory applications being CM Nos. 6342/2008, ...

    Civil Appeal No. 6567 of 2015
25-08-2015 The Board of Trustees of the Port of Mumbai v. Nikhil N. Gupta & Anr. 
This Contempt Petition has been filed by the Board of Trustees of the Port of Mumbai (hereinafter referred to as...
    Contempt Petition (C) No. 277 of 2012
25-08-2015 State of Punjab v. M/s. Bandeep Singh & Ors. 

A. Government Contracts/Tenders — Auction/Bidding/Tender Process — Rejection of Bid/Tender — Without conveying to the respondents the reasons for not accepting their bids, being the highest offer received, but were also higher than the reserve price, in the course of the auction process, a ...

    Civil Appeal No. 629 of 2006
25-08-2015 Satya Pal Anand v. State of M.P. and Others 
The appellant, a septuagenarian, filed an application dated 4.2.2008 in the office of the Sub-Registrar, Bhopal,...
    Civil Appeal No. 6673 of 2014
25-08-2015 State of Rajasthan v. Jainudeen Shekh and Anr. 

Criminal Law — Code of Criminal Procedure, 1973 — S. 250 — Award compensation to the accused in a case of malicious prosecution — When warranted — In the present case accused were arrested under Narcotic Dr...

    Criminal Appeal No. 1085 of 2015
25-08-2015 Fireman Ghulam Mustafa v. State of Uttaranchal (Now Uttarakhand) 

A. Criminal Law — Penal Code, 1860 — S. 307 — Intention — How to find — Depends upon the facts and circumstances of the case — Nature of injuries caused...

    Criminal Appeal No. 1105 of 2015
25-08-2015 M/s. Purolator India Ltd. v. Commissioner of Central Excise, Delhi - III 

Excise — Central Excise and Salt Act, 1944 — S. 4 — Whether cash discount cash discounts have taken into account in arriving at price — Position after 2000 Amendment — Since, what has to be seen in order to...

    Civil Appeal No. 1959 of 2006
25-08-2015 Commissioner of Central Excise, Chennai-IV v. Hindustan Lever Ltd. 

A. Excise — Central Excise Tariff Act, 1985 — Classification — Distinction between a “cosmetic” and a “drug” — How to determine — Essential charac...

    Civil Appeal No. 1941 of 2006
25-08-2015 Vaish Aggarwal Panchayat v. Inder Kumar and Others 

A. Civil Procedure Code, 1908 — Or. 7 R. 11 — Whether a plaint can be rejected on the ground that it is barred by the law of limitation — Since, question of l...

    Civil Appeal No. 2089 of 2015
24-08-2015 A. Prabhakara Reddy & Co. v. A. Prabhakara Reddy & Co. 

Cess, Tolls and Miscellaneous Taxes — The Building and Other Construction Workers’ Welfare Cess Act, 1996 — S. 3 — Challenge against the demand of cess — Argument centred on the plea that Madhya Pradesh Bui...

    Civil Appeal No. 375 of 2006
21-08-2015 Parisons Agrotech (P) Ltd. & Anr. v. Union of India & Ors. 

A. Constitution of India — Arts. 32 & 226 — Judicial review of policy decisions — Where the import price of crude palm oil has been much less than the pri...

    Civil Appeal No. 4027 of 2009
21-08-2015 Commissioner of Central Excise, Nagpur-I v. M/s. Indorama Synthetics (I) Ltd. 

Excise — Central Excise Act, 1944 — S. 4 r/w R. 6 of Central Excise Valuation (Determination of Price of Excisable Goods) Rules, 2000 — Transaction value — Additional consideration — When added — Assessee...

    Civil Appeal No. 1834 of 2006
21-08-2015 Vikram Singh @ Vicky & Anr. v. Union of India & Ors. 

A. Criminal Law — Penal Code, 1860 — S. 364-A — Constitutionality — Object for enactment — Need for such a provision arose initially because of the increa...

    Criminal Appeal No. 824 of 2013
21-08-2015 Central Bureau of Investigation v. Rathin Dandapat and others 

Criminal Law — Criminal Procedure Code, 1861 — Ss. 167(2), 173(8) & 309(2) — Whether remand in Police Custody can be given to the investigating agency in respect of the absconding accused who is arrested on...

    Criminal Appeal No. 1081 of 2015
21-08-2015 Daljit Singh Grewal v. State of Punjab & Ors. 

A. Service Law — Promotion — Punjab Home Guards Department — Punjab State Government Instructions issued on 6-9-2001 — Whether retrospective — Instruction...

    Civil Appeal No. 6532 of 2015
21-08-2015 Citibank N.A. v. Citibank N.A. 

The simple grievance of the appellant is that by impugned judgment and order dated 12.04.2005 passed by a Hon'ble Judge presiding over the Special Court (Trial of Offences Relating to Transactions in Securities) at Bo...

    Civil Appeal No. 3580 of 2005
21-08-2015 Chitra v. State of Kerala & Ors. 
This Appeal calls into question a brief Judgment passed on 21.7.2005 by the Division Bench of the High Court of ...
    Civil Appeal No. 2246 of 2006
21-08-2015 Sri Malaprabha Co-op Sugar Factory Ltd. v. State of Karnataka & Ors. 

This Appeal brings into challenge the Judgment of the Division Bench of the High Court of Karnataka in terms of which the Judgment of the learned Single Judge had been upheld; however, with the direction that the comp...

    Civil Appeal No. 860 of 2006
20-08-2015 Royal Medical Trust (Regd) and Another v. Union of India and Another 

A. Education and Universities — Establishment and running of educational institutions — Affiliation/Recognition –Indian Medical Council Act, 1956 — S. 10-A ...

    Writ Petition (C) No. 705/2014
20-08-2015 Madras Institute of Development Studies and Another v. Dr. K. Sivasubramaniyan and others 

A. Constitution of India — Art. 226 — Interference with appointment of Associate Professor in a research institute — When warranted — Where short-listing of...

    Civil Appeal No. 6465 of 2015
20-08-2015 Commissioner, Central Excise & Customs, Kerala v. M/s. Larsen & Toubro Ltd. 

A. Taxation — Service tax — Whether leviable on indivisible works contracts prior to the Finance Act, 2007 — Finance Act, 2007 expressly makes such works cont...

    Civil Appeal No. 6770 of 2004
19-08-2015 Harsarup Panwar v. State of Delhi Through CBI 
the reasons to be recorded hereafter, we direct that A-15 Harsarup Panwar shall stand sentenced to undergo rigor...
    Criminal Appeal No. 599 of 2010
19-08-2015 M/s. Modern Hotel v. Commissioner of Excise & Ors. 

The appellant is a partnership firm and is aggrieved by dismissal of its Writ Appeal No. 1055 of 2002 by an order dated 09th January 2008 wherein the Division Bench has chosen to place complete reliance on ...

    Civil Appeal No. 2508 of 2008
19-08-2015 Orissa Olympic Association Th. Gen. Secretary v. State of Orissa and Anr. 

A. Audit — Audit directed by Court — Report submitted — Procedure thereof — Accountant and auditor general, Odisha submitted his report pertaining to “the...

    Petition(s) for Special Leave to Appeal (C) No(s). 34373/2014
19-08-2015 Sakharam v. State of Madhya Pradesh & Anr. 

A. Criminal Law — Penal code, 1860 — S. 320 — Offence of grievous hurt — When made out — To make out the offence of voluntarily causing grievous hurt, the...

    Criminal Appeal No. 1079 of 2015
18-08-2015 Wildlife Rescue and Rehabilitation Centre and Others v. Union of India and Others 

A. Environment Protection and Pollution Control — Forests, wildlife and zoos — Wild Life (Protection) Act, 1972 — Ss. 40 & 42 — Certificate of ownership...

    Writ Petition(s) (Civil) No(s). 743/2014
18-08-2015 Saroj Kumar v. Union of India and others 

Service Law — Promotion — Senior Administrative Grade — Denial of — ACRs — Consideration of by Departmental Promotion Committee — Appellant was selected through Civil Service Examination, 1985, and was al...

    Civil Appeal No. 6081 of 2015
18-08-2015 Ramvilas v. State of M.P. 


    Criminal Appeal Nos. 1786-1787 of 2009
18-08-2015 Raj Bala v. State of Haryana & Ors. Etc. Etc. 

A. Criminal Law — Criminal trial — Sentence — Principles of — Court has a duty to respond to the collective cry of the society — Discretion in sentencing ...

    Criminal Appeal Nos. 1049-1050 of 2015
17-08-2015 M/s. Soorajmull Nagarmull v. State of Bihar & Ors. 

A. Land Acquisition and Requisition — Land Acquisition Act, 1894 — S. 11-A — Acquisitions initiated prior to 1984 — If applicable — S. 11-A came into forc...

    Civil Appeal Nos. 10394-10396 of 2011
14-08-2015 Joy v. Mani 

Practice and Procedure — Compromise — Where parties to the litigation settled their dispute amicably before a mediator — Held, decree of trial court quashed — Direction to the parties to place the terms of ag...

    Civil Appeal No. 6319 of 2015
14-08-2015 Harihar Prasad Padarha v. M/s. Kanha Wilderness Ltd. 

Constitution of India — Art. 132 — Appeal — Allegation made in the appeal with regard to appeal against impugned order being heard by less number of Members found to be correct — Considering same, matter remi...

    Civil Appeal No. 4905 of 2015
14-08-2015 State of Kerala & Ors. v. M.K. Jose 

A. Constitution of India — Art. 226 — Maintainability of writ petition — Contractual matters — Breach of contract — Reiterated, writ petition as against a...

    Civil Appeal No. 6086 of 2015
13-08-2015 State of Kerala and Others v. S. Unnikrishnan Nair and Others 

A. Criminal Law — Criminal Procedure Code, 1973 — S. 482 — Quashment of proceedings — When warranted — Offence under S. 306 IPC — Criminal case on basis...

    Criminal Appeal No. 2086 of 2014
13-08-2015 Girishchandra Manubhai Patel v. Vedica Procon Private Limited & Others 

Corporate Laws — Company Law — Lease to the company in liquidation — Whether lessor entitled to be party appeal before company court — Where lessor has already filed substantive application before company cou...

    Civil Appeal No. 6168 of 2015

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