SC dismisses review plea for reinvestigation into Mahatma Gandhi’s assassination

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The Supreme Court has found “no grounds” to recall its judgement rejecting the plea seeking reinvestigation into the alleged “larger conspiracy leading to” the assassination of Mahatma Gandhi. The apex court refused to take into account the plea in the review petition that claimed that “fresh” documents and evidence would clear the air in the… Read more »

SC judge recuses from CBI plea alleging obstruction by WB authorities in Sarada chit fund probe

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Supreme Court judge, Justice L Nageswara Rao, Wednesday recused himself from hearing the CBI’s plea alleging obstruction in its probe into the multi-crore Sarada chit fund scam probe by West Bengal authorities. A three-judge bench comprising Chief Justice Ranjan Gogoi and Justices Rao and Sanjiv Khanna adjourned the hearing on pleas of the CBI, saying… Read more »

Mere Inability To Repay Loan Does Not Constitute Cheating: SC

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    It has to be acknowledged, appreciated and applauded right at the outset that in a landmark and laudable judgment titled Satishchandra Ratanlal Shah v State of Gujarat and another in Criminal Appeal No. 9 of 2019 [arising out of SLP (Cri) No. 5223 of 2018] delivered on January 3, 2019 held explicitly that… Read more »

Corporate Rivalry brewing between Kia Motors India and MG Motors India

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Gurugram, 6th February, 2019: Barely a few months before the launch of their respective vehicles in India for the first time, automobile giants Kia Motors India and MG Motors India are engaged in a bitter corporate rivalry with each other with respect to the locations of their showrooms. Earlier in January Kia Motors India through its… Read more »

Casual Act Of Possession Over Property Does Not Confer ‘Possessory Title’: Supreme Court

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      While clearly and convincingly holding that possessory title over property cannot be claimed merely on the basis of ‘casual possession’, the Supreme Court in a latest, landmark and laudable judgment titled Poona Ram v. Moti Ram (D) Th. LRs & Ors. In Civil Appeal No. 4527 of 2009 authored by Justice Mohan M. Shantanagoudar… Read more »