Right of Private Defence is available only against an offence 

This Article is written by Saumya Tripathi, a student of Shri Ramswaroop Memorial University Introduction  Section 96 to 106 of the Indian Penal Code states the law relating to the right of private defence of person and property. Section 97, 98 and 99 are of general nature while sections 100, 101, 102 and 106 areContinue reading “Right of Private Defence is available only against an offence “

Nature and Justiciability of the Directive Principles 

This Article is written by Saumya Tripathi, a student of Shri Ramswaroop Memorial University Introduction   Directive Principles of State Policy (also referred as DPSP in short) are enumerated in Part IV of the Constitution from Articles 36 to 51. The concept of Directive Principles is not indigenous to India and was borrowed from Article 45Continue reading “Nature and Justiciability of the Directive Principles “

Res Ipsa Loquitor: Overview

What is Res Ipsa Loquitor? In Latin it means “the thing speaks for itself.” Legal definition says that it is a doctrine or rule of evidence in tort law that permits an inference or presumption that a defendant was negligent in an accident injuring the plaintiff on the basis of circumstantial evidence if the accidentContinue reading “Res Ipsa Loquitor: Overview”

Inter- Relationship Between Fundamental Rights And Directive Principles

Introduction To The Topic The Indian constitution is known as the longest written constitution in this entire world. It not only consists of 395 Articles but also 22 parts and 8 schedules in it. Under the constitution of India there are few rights which has been enshrined as a basic necessity to any citizen ofContinue reading “Inter- Relationship Between Fundamental Rights And Directive Principles”

Joseph Shine v. Union of India (2019) SCC 29

Synopsis The provision of adultery under section 497, Indian Penal Code saw women as men’s property has been repealed because it treats women as chattels rather than human beings. The culture in which we live has two sets of morality standards for assessing sexual behaviour: one for males and one for females, which ascribes unattainable qualities to womenContinue reading “Joseph Shine v. Union of India (2019) SCC 29”

Subhas Chandra Das Mushib v. Ganga Prasad Das Mushib, AIR 1967 SC 878

Introduction Plaintiff alleged that his father’s will deed, which conveyed the whole estate to defendant, plaintiff’s nephew, was influenced by undue influence on the donor. The deed, on the other hand, specifies that the property was given out of natural love and affection between the donor and the defendant. The main issue in this caseContinue reading “Subhas Chandra Das Mushib v. Ganga Prasad Das Mushib, AIR 1967 SC 878”

UAPA- Protection from Threats or Dissent?

Introduction “Liberty may be endangered by the abuse of liberty, but also by the abuse of power.”  – James Madison Ever since her independence, India has seen considerable conflicts with neighbouring countries and several internal struggles owing to the presence of certain insurgent groups within- putting her national security under constant threat. And all governmentsContinue reading “UAPA- Protection from Threats or Dissent?”

Women in Indian Army: Wading through Patriarchy and Prejudices

Prolegomenon Gender Equality in the simplest of its meaning means when equal rights and opportunities are provided to all in every aspect of life be it; social, economic or educational without any sort of discrimination and, regardless of their gender. We are aware of the prejudices, inequalities and discrimination faced by women in history andContinue reading “Women in Indian Army: Wading through Patriarchy and Prejudices”

Principle of Last Come, First Go

INTRODUCTION A company even tough being an artificial in nature, but acts as a natural person in terms of legality. To provide social justice to workers of any company, is the primary motive for all and it should be followed by each and every company, irrespective of anything. Industrial Dispute Act is one of theContinue reading “Principle of Last Come, First Go”

Article On Adultery: Detailed Analysis

Abstract Adultery shows a contention between social pressing factor and singular battle for bliss. Adulterers have consistently experienced society’s objecting disposition towards them. In India, adultery is criminalised under Section 497 IPC. According to criminal law in India, offense of adultery is coordinated just at the ‘pariah’ who abused the sacredness of the marital homeContinue reading “Article On Adultery: Detailed Analysis”