The Supreme Court has ruled that allegations regarding fraud must be specifically averred in the plaint, as the parties can try to get the suit within the limitation period of the Limitation Act, 1963, merely by the usage of the word 'fraud'.
The Bench of Justice M.R. Shah and Justice Krishna Murari passed the order last week on a petition challenging the order of the Trial Court and the High Court, which had entertained a suit on cancellation of a sale deed, already barred by limitation.
The electoral bonds scheme has run into rough weather ever since it began and the Court will soon be hearing petitions challenging it. They allege that it has opened the doors to unlimited, unchecked funding to political parties in the country
An article by the senior advocate criticises four judgments of the apex court which were decided in favour of the State and led to citizens not getting protection of constitutional rights. This is a worrying trend.
The virulence of hate speech mongering had recently compelled the apex court to make scathing remarks on the government and the media. In the India Legal TV show, hosted by APN channel’s Editor-in-chief Rajshri Rai, an experienced panel of experts analysed the malaise. A report.
He has been appointed as the 16th attorney general of India. A veteran of four decades of law practice in the Supreme Court and a nonpolitical man of varied interests, all eyes are on him as he takes up the top law officer’s post of the country
The Bar Council of India has issued notice to the Secretary, Bar Council of Rajasthan and the Secretary, Rajasthan High Court Bar Association, over a petition seeking implementation of the principle of 'One Bar One Vote' in the desert state.
Taking up the petition filed by Sumer Singh Ola, an Advocate of the Rajasthan High Court, the Bar Council of India observed that in order to ensure fair and fair elections, it was important to put on hold the upcoming polls of the High Court Bar Associat...