Sunday, November 29, 2020

Padmanabhaswamy Temple: HELD Shebaitship must devolve in accordance with the applicable...

  Padmanabhaswamy Temple: "Death of King does not effect Shebaitship" Supreme Court rules that Travancore royal family has control over Temple The Bench held that the...

Succession Act, 1925 – Sections 63, 81,89, 268 and 276 –...

  SUPREME COURT OF INDIA DIVISION BENCH KAVITA KANWAR — Appellant Vs. MRS. PAMELA MEHTA AND OTHERS — Respondent ( Before : A.M. Khanwilkar and Dinesh Maheshwari, JJ. ) Civil Appeal...

Evidence Act, 1872 – Section 65 and 66 – Secondary evidence...

  SUPREME COURT OF INDIA DIVISION BENCH JAGMAIL SINGH AND ANOTHER — Appellant Vs. KARAMJIT SINGH AND OTHERS — Respondent ( Before : Navin Sinha and Krishna Murari, JJ. ) Civil...

Evidence Act, 1872 – Section 68 – Will – Proof of...

  SUPREME COURT OF INDIA FULL BENCH SHIVAKUMAR AND OTHERS — Appellant Vs. SHARANABASAPPA & ORS. — Respondent ( Before : A.M. Khanwilkar, Hemant Gupta and Dinesh Maheshwari, JJ. ) Civil...

Person Who Takes Benefit Of A Portion Of The Will Cannot...

Person Who Takes Benefit Of A Portion Of The Will Cannot Challenge The Remaining Portion: SC Ashok Kini 3 April 2020 5:46 PM " A party...

Succession Act, 1925 – Sections 63, 69 – Evidence Act, 1872...

  SUPREME COURT OF INDIA DIVISION BENCH DHANPAT — Appellant Vs. SHEO RAM (DECEASED) THROUGH LRS. & ORS. — Respondent ( Before : L. Nageswara Rao And Hemant Gupta, JJ....

[Illegitimate Children’s Entitlement To Share In Coparcenary Property] SC Awaits Answers...

SC Awaits Answers To Larger Bench Reference Made In 2011 Ashok Kini 15 March 2020 7:30 PM <img class="img_full_radius" title=", a two judge bench of...

HELD “…….. once the testator has given an absolute right and...

SUPREME COURT OF INDIA DIVISION BENCH M.S. BHAVANI AND ANOTHER — Appellant Vs. M.S. RAGHU NANDAN — Respondent ( Before : Mohan M. Shantanagoudar and R. Subhash Reddy, JJ....

Hindu Adoptions and Maintenance Act, 1956 – Sections 7 and 11...

SUPREME COURT OF INDIA DIVISION BENCH M. VANAJA — Appellant Vs. M. SARLA DEVI (DEAD) — Respondent ( Before : L. Nageswara Rao and Deepak Gupta, JJ. ) Civil Appeal...

Children Born To Adoptee Before His Adoption Entitled To Inherit His...

Children Born To Adoptee Before His Adoption Entitled To Inherit His Property In Adoptive Family: SC Ashok Kini 7 Feb 2020 6:35 PM "There is no...

Hindu Succession -Property Of Hindu Male Undergoes Notional Partition On His...

Hindu Succession -Property Of Hindu Male Undergoes Notional Partition On His Death To Devolve On Heirs; No Longer Joint Family Property : SC Manu...

Hindu Minority and Guardianship Act, 1956 – Natural Guardians – Section...

SUPREME COURT OF INDIA DIVISION BENCH M. ARUMUGAM — Appellant Vs. AMMANIAMMAL AND OTHERS — Respondent ( Before : S. Abdul Nazeer and Deepak Gupta, JJ. ) Civil Appeal No....

Hindu Succession Act, 1956 – Sections 4, 6 and 8 –...

SUPREME COURT OF INDIA DIVISION BENCH RADHA BAI — Appellant Vs. RAM NARAYAN AND OTHERS — Respondent ( Before : A.M. Khanwilkar and Dinesh Maheshwari, JJ. ) Civil Appeal No....

Will – Adverse possession – Possession of the Respondent was purely...

SUPREME COURT OF INDIA DIVISION BENCH JIT RAM NOW DECEASED THROUGH LRS — Appellant Vs. SATNAM SINGH — Respondent ( Before : Uday Umesh Lalit and Vineet Saran, JJ....

Hindu Succession Act, 1956 – Sections 4, 6 and 8 –...

SUPREME COURT OF INDIA DIVISION BENCH RADHA BAI — Appellant Vs. RAM NARAYAN AND OTHERS — Respondent ( Before : A.M. Khanwilkar and Dinesh Maheshwari, JJ. ) Civil Appeal No....

Succession Act, 1925 – Sections 250, 263, 268, 276, 278, 283,...

SUPREME COURT OF INDIA DIVISION BENCH MANJU PURI — Appellant Vs. RAJIV SINGH HANSPAL — Respondent ( Before : Ashok Bhushan and Navin Sinha, JJ. ) Civil Appeal No. 8455...

Hindu Marriage Act, 1955 – Sections 5(v), 7 and 7(1) –...

SUPREME COURT OF INDIA DIVISION BENCH RATHNAMMA AND OTHERS — Appellant Vs. SUJATHAMMA AND OTHERS — Respondent ( Before : L. Nageswara Rao and Hemant Gupta, JJ. ) Civil Appeal...

“We fail to understand as to how a dispute with regard...

Disputed Property Claim Based On Inheritance Cannot Be Decided In A Criminal Proceeding: SC BY: LIVELAW NEWS NETWORK21 Oct 2019 7:49 PM "We fail to understand...

Ancestral Property—Property inherited from the father by his sons becomes joint...

2019(3) Law Herald (SC) 2210 : 2019 LawHerald.Org 1352 IN THE SUPEME COURT OF INDIA Before Hon'ble Mr. Justice A.M. Khanwilkar Hon'ble Mr. Justice Ajay Rastogi Civil Appeal...

Christian Law—Adoption—In Christian personal laws, there is no prohibition against adoption...

2019(3} Law Herald (SC) 2073 : 2019 LawHerald.Org 1259 : (2019) 5 MLJ 551 : (2019) 3 RCR(Civil) 574 : (2019) 8 SCALE 588 IN...

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