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Appeal no.
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
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
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. 
The property of the appellants herein, both land and structures situated at Alappad Village at Karunagappally Taluk of Kollam District was acquired at the instance of respondent no. 1 herein, for the purpose of widening the narrow stretches of National Waterways no. 3 and award came...
    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
02-07-2014 Arjun Jadav v. State of West Bengal & Ors. 

Criminal Law — Criminal Trial — Sentence — Life Sentence — Duration — Reiterated — Petitioner, a life convict for the offence under S. 302/34 IPC filed Art. 32 of the Constitution of India in the nat...

    Writ Petition (Crl.) No. 229 of 2004
02-07-2014 Municipal Corporation, Gwalior v. Puran Singh Alias Puran Chand & Ors. 

A. Property Law — Suit for injunction against Municipal authorities to restrain them from interfering with plaintiffs’ possession by dis...

    Civil Appeal No. 8605 of 2013
02-07-2014 Davinder Singh v. State of Punjab 

Penal Code, 1860 — S. 304-B — Dowry death — Conviction confirmed — Appreciation of evidence — Deceased, who was married to accused 6/7 months before the date of occurrence, was subjected to harassment for n...

    Criminal Appeal No. 684 of 2011
02-07-2014 Suryakant Dadasaheb Bitale v. Dilip Bajrang Kale & Anr. 

Penal Code, 1860 — Ss. 498-A and 302 — Cruelty and murder — Reversal of acquittal — Appreciation of evidence — The deceased, married with accused, sustained 95% burn injuries in her matrimonial house — Se...

    Criminal Appeal No. 1708 of 2009
02-07-2014 Antonetto John D'Souza @ Johnny D'Souza v. Mrs. Aldila Braganza 

Mamlatdar’s Court Act, 1906 — Ss. 4 and 5 — Re-opening of proceedings — Jurisdiction of Mamlatdar — The respondent alleged the blocking of her traditional easementary access by the appellant by constructing...

    Civil Appeal No. 4995 of 2014
02-07-2014 Rishipal Singh v. State of U.P. & Anr. 
This appeal arises out of order dated 6th November, 2012 of the High Court of Judicature at Allahabad refusing the prayer of the appellant for quashing the proceedings in Complaint Case No. 2397 of 2012 under Sections 34, 379, 411, 417, 418, 420, 457, 458 and 477 IPC pend...
    Criminal Appeal No. 1300 of 2014
02-07-2014 State of Punjab v. Gurmit Singh 

A. Criminal Trial — Summoning as accused — Dowry death Offence of — Trial for — Prayer for arraigning respondent as accused — Plea by respondent that he i...

    Criminal Appeal No. 1278 of 2014
02-07-2014 Mcleod Russel India Limited v. Reg. Provident Fund Commissioner, Jalpaiguri & Ors. 

Labour Laws — Employees’ Provident Funds and Miscellaneous Provisions Act, 1952 — Ss. 2(e), 14, 14A, 14AA, 14AB, 14AC, 14B and 17B — Default by employer company in payment of provident fund — Damages — Im...

    Civil Appeal No. 5927 of 2014
02-07-2014 Pundappa Yankappa Pujari v. State of Karnataka 

A. Penal Code, 1860 — S. 302 or S. 304 [S. 300 Exceptions] — Murder — Reversal of acquittal — Appreciation of evidence — Accused a...

    Criminal Appeal No. 1251 of 2006
02-07-2014 Mohammad Hafizullah & Ors. v. Javed Akhtar & Ors. 
 Being aggrieved by the judgment and order dated 26th June, 2007, delivered in A.P.D. No. 614 of 2005 by the High Court of Calcutta, this appeal has been filed against the concurrent findings arrived at by the High Court in the aforestated appeal.


    Civil Appeal No. 4712 of 2007
02-07-2014 Arnesh Kumar v. State of Bihar & Anr. 

The petitioner apprehends his arrest in a case under Section 498-A of the Indian Penal Code, 1860 (hereinafter called as IPC) and Section 4 of the Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961. The maximum sentence provided unde...

    Criminal Appeal No. 1277 of 2014
01-07-2014 M/s. Kaikara Construction Company v. State of Kerala and Ors. 

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...

    Civil Appeal Nos. _______ of 2014
01-07-2014 Amar Singh Yadav v. State of U.P. 
These appeals are directed against the common judgment dated 16th February, 2010 passed by the High Court of Judicature at Allahabad in Criminal Appeal No. 1942 of 2009 and Reference No. 5 of 2009. By the impugned common judgment, the High Court dismissed the appeal and c...
    Criminal Appeal Nos. 967-968 of 2010

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