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The bar within Section 9(3) operates where an application for interim relief under Section 9, Sub-Section 1 has not been entertained till the constitution of the arbitral tribunal.

Section 9, Sub-Section 2 of the Arbitration & Conciliation Act, 1996 allows any party to the arbitral proceedings to seek an interim measure of protection in respect of any of the following matters before or during arbitral proceedings or at any time after making the arbitration award but before it is enforced: Preservation or Interim […]

Section 3 of the MTP Act, 1971 can be triggered in cases where rape is alleged; Not necessary to prove the allegation of rape”: Madhya Pradesh High Court

On July 27, 2021, the prosecutrix lodged a complaint before the Police Station Madhoganj, Gwalior, wherein she allegedly was friends on talking terms with the accused, Mr. Rocky Shakya, her neighbour. The accused allegedly began a physical relationship from 2016 with her, wherein the two engaged in regular sexual intercourse with each other; subsequently, the […]

Supreme Court of India Raps Centre for 240 Tribunal Vacancies across India: “You Are Testing Our Patience!”

In response to a Public Interest Litigation filed by Advocate Amit Sahni, on August 07, 2021, a two-judge divisional bench of Chief Justice of India N. V. Ramana and Justice Surya Kant asked the Centre’s response to the multitude of vacancies across different tribunals in India: 20 Presiding Officers, 110 Judicial Members and 111 Technical […]

Justice V. Kameshwar Rao Grants Relief To Four Teachers For Non-Payment Of Salaries By Richmond Global School

Justice V. K. Rao of the Delhi High Court simultaneously heard the petitions of four petitioners: Ritu Goel, Meenakshi Narang, Dishant Singh Rajawat and Pooja Mahajan (represented by Advocate K. B. Jha and Advocate S. S. Bagga) against a common respondent: Richmond Global School (represented by Senior Counsel Avnish Ahlawat, Advocate N. K. Singh, Advocate […]

Approach of Sympathy serves the interests of justice, Depression must be considered as a medically serious illness in light of the COVID-19 pandemic

In the case of Krishabh Kapoor v. Sardar Vallabhbhai National Institute of Technology (2021) C.A.No. 558/ 2021, Justice N. V. Anjaria  heard the petitioner, represented by Advocate Ronith Joy. The petitioner was a student of engineering at the Sardar Vallabhbhai National Institute of Technology, wherein a communication between the Academic Performance Review Committee and the […]

Credible, Consistent And Reliable Dying Declarations Are Valid To Prove The Guilt Of The Accused If It Inspires The Confidence Of The Court

A two-judge divisional bench of Justice Ziyad Rahman and Justice Vinod K. Chandran was faced with the question of the declaration of a dying person in the case of Thankappan Achary v. The State of Kerala (2021) CRL. A. No. 480/ 2017 where the admissibility of Nemo Moriturus Praesumitur Mentire was questioned, wherein the case of […]

Supreme Court Refuses To Suspend Life-Sentence Of Asaram Bapu, Calling His Crime As Non-Ordinary

Asumal Harpalani was born in the year 1941 in the village of Bernai in present-day Pakistan, wherein he migrated to Ahmedabad, Gujarat after the Partition of British India; subsequently, he established his first ashram in 1972 in the town of Motera, Gujarat, along the banks of the Sabarmati river. Over the years, he had amassed […]

Bombay High Court: Divorce Granted To Man Over Wife’s Matrimonial Profiles

On July 04, 2014, Premdeep Nishikant Matlane married Bhavana in Akola. Shortly after the marriage, the couple relocated to Panjim, Goa till August 28, 2014, since the husband (the appellant) worked at the Panjim Bench of the Bombay High Court. Between August 15 and August 18, the couple celebrated their Honeymoon. Per the appellant, his […]

Ban on PoP-based idols during Ganesh Chaturthi, 2021

In July 2008, the Bombay High Court directed the respondent in the Public Interest Litigation of the case of Janhit Manch v. The State of Maharashtra & Ors. (2008) W. P. No. 1325/ 2003 to lay down comprehensive guidelines at the National level for the immersion of idols and other pooja materials (including idols of […]