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Maneka Gandhi Case- Justice VK Krishna Iyer on ‘Right to travel abroad’

Edited Excerpt from the judgment (Headings have been added) In the context of scary expressions like 'security' 'public order, 'public ...

Be you ever so high, the law is above you- Justice VK Krishna Iyer on ‘Human Liberty’

Edited Excerpt from the judgment (Headings have been added) It is a mark of interpretative respect for the higher norms ...

Maneka Gandhi Case- Justice VK Krishna Iyer’s interpretation of ‘Procedure established by law’

An Edited Excerpt from the judgment (Headings have been added) The Meaning of ‘Procedure’, ‘Established’, and ‘Law’ What is ‘procedure’? ...

Maneka Gandhi Case – Justice VK Krishna Iyer on ‘Liberty’ and ‘Right of Free Movement’

An Edited Excerpt from the judgment (Headings have been added) Remember, even democracies have experienced executive lawlessness and eclipse of ...

Direct and Inevitable effect test- The Evolution of Doctrine in Maneka Gandhi’s Case

A.K. Gopalan Case- The Starting phase of doctrine A. K. Gopalan's case was the earliest' decision of Supreme Court on ...

Interpretation of Article 14 by Justice Bhagwati in Maneka Gandhi Case

An edited excerpt from the Judgment (Headings have been added) There can be no doubt that Article 14 is a ...

Doctrine of Exclusivity and Inclusivity of Fundamental Rights: Maneka Gandhi’s Case

An excerpt from the Judgment (Headings have been added) A. K. Gopalan's Case (1950) The view taken by the majority ...

Interpretation of the concept ‘Personal Liberty’ by Justice Bhagwati in Maneka Gandhi Case

An edited excerpt from the Judgment (Headings have been added) Fundamental rights represent the basic values cherished by the people ...

Justice Krishna Iyer on ‘Right to Free Movement’ in Maneka Gandhi Case

British Raj and Restrictions on Right to Free Movement British Raj has frowned on foreign travels by Indian patriotic suspects ...

Congress Manifesto 2024- Promises to Reform Laws, Parliamentary Practices and Assurance of liberty to Citizens

Indian National Congress Party launched its Manifesto on 5th April, at its Delhi Headquarter, for upcoming general elections of 2024 ...

Paid Menstrual Leave: A Boon or a Bane?  

   "I have chosen to no longer be apologetic for my femaleness and my feminity and I want to be ...

Article 356 and 355- Analysis with Historical Background

Historically, the proximate origin of these 'emergency' powers can be traced back to the Government of India Act, 1935. Section ...

Article 200 of the Constitution- Analysis with Historical Background

The Constitution makes the Governor a component part of the State Legislature (Article 168). He cannot be a member of ...

How India Protects its Women against Domestic Violence- Legal Provisions

The progress of any society depends on its ability to protect and promote the rights of its women. Guaranteeing equal ...

The Position of Governor- Historical Background

The Government of India Act, 1858 transferred the responsibility for administration of India from the East India Company to the ...

Distribution of Legislative Powers between the Union and the States- In Brief

The distribution of legislative powers between the Union and the States is the most important characteristic of a federal constitution ...

The Nature of the Indian Union- Features

The Constituent Assembly addressed itself to the immensely complex task of devising a Union with a Strong Centre. This task ...

History of Federalism in India- 1858-1950

The administration of the country was taken over directly by the British Crown in 1858. A notable fall-out of the ...

Confession by Co-Accused- Scope and Effect

Section 30 provides that when more persons than one are being tried jointly for the same offence, and a confession ...

MahaRERA directs cancellation of Agreements for Sale with the flat purchasers as they default in making timely payments to the Promoter

Bombay High Court Diary Introduction [1]The Maharashtra Real Estate Regulatory Authority (for short, “MahaRERA”), Chairman Shri. Ajoy Mehta was hearing ...