Section 6A of Delhi Police Establishment Act

In a recent judgement, the Supreme Court has held Section 6A of the Delhi Police Establishment Act, which granted protection to officers of the ranks of Joint Secretary and above from facing…

Working of Family Courts

Family Courts have been established with a view to promote conciliation and secure speedy settlement of, disputes relating to marriage and family affairs and for mattes connected therewith. Following type of cases…

National Stock Exchange NSE issues new guidelines for the futures and options segment

The National Stock Exchange has issued new guidelines for the futures and options segment as part of strengthening risk management measures to ensure orderly trading on the bourse. The new framework would…

Income Tax department says Vodafone committed fraud

Income Tax department (IT DEPARTMENT) has decided to file an affidavit before the Income Tax Appellate Tribunal in Mumbai, claiming Vodafone has committed a ‘fraud’. The new development comes on the same…

section 480 Practising pleader not to sit as Magistrate in certain courts.

section 480. Practising pleader not to sit as Magistrate in certain courts. No pleader who practises in the court of any Magistrate shall sit as a Magistrate in that court or in…

Use services of Overseas Citizenship of India by Bureau of Immigration (OCI)

A foreign national, who was eligible to become citizen of India on 26 th January 1950 or belonged to a territory that became part of India after 15 th August 1947 and…

Section 481 Public servant concerned in sale not to purchase or bid for property

Section 481. Public servant concerned in sale not to purchase or bid for property A public servant having any duty to perform in connection with the sale of any property under this…

Section 482 Saving of inherent power of High Court

Section 482 of the criminal procedure code 1973 (CrPC) empowers the High court to exercise more than enough powers to issue such orders which are explicitly not available under the criminal procedure.…

section 483. Duty of High Court to exercise continuous superintendence over Courts of Judicial Magistrates

Section 483. Duty of High Court to exercise continuous superintendence over Courts of Judicial Magistrates. Every High Court shall so exercise its superintendence over the Courts of Judicial Magistrates subordinate to it…

Section 484, Repeal and savings

Section 484. Repeal and savings. (1) The Code of Criminal Procedure, 1898 (5 of 1898), is hereby repealed. (2) Notwithstanding such repeal,— (a) if, immediately before the date on which this Code…