Friday, April 20, 2018

Police Clearance Certificate for Visa in India

Police Clearance Certificate for Visa in India

No PCC Means No Visa:

If we look at the United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) data, it receives approximately 6 million applications annually. India’s share is about 65,000 H-1B visa applications for the FY 2019. Hundreds of aspirants and employers file this visa petition every year. And, the lottery system decides their fate. Thereby, only a few manage to bring the luck on their side.


Saturday, April 14, 2018

Judicial Activism in Protection and Promotion of Women in India with special reference to Indian Constitution

Judicial Activism in Protection and Promotion of Women in India with special reference to Indian Constitution



Women who constitute half a human population have been discriminated harassed and exploited irrespective of the country to which they belong, un-mind of the religion which they profess and oblivious of the timeframe in which they live

Friday, April 13, 2018

No means No: Discounting Marital Status

No means No: Discounting Marital Status

Marital Rape

The offence of rape is “exploitation of a woman, without her consent or obtaining of consent by inducing some fear, threat, by a forceful sexual intercourse”. Rape or raptus is when a man has a carnal intercourse with a lady without her consent or knowledge. It is the “ultimate violation of self”. It is the crime against humanity.

Shortcomings of Product Liability Laws In India

Shortcomings of Product Liability Laws In India

In India, the laws relating to product liability have been evolving due to judicial interpretations with the Courts adopting a pro-consumer approach.



In National Seed Corporation Ltd v. M Madhusudhan Reddy,[2] the Supreme Court of India interpreted the definition of a ‘consumer’ comprehensively to incorporate farmers who had purchased defective seeds despite the existence of a separate law (the Seeds Act) that regulated seed sales as the Seeds Act did not provide for compensation.

Monday, April 09, 2018

Supreme court power of judicial review of administrative tribunal

Supreme court power of judicial review of administrative tribunal



A courts authority to examine an executive or legislative act and to invalidate that act if it is contrary to constitutional principles.’



Courts have supervisory jurisdiction over the actions of public tribunals, boards, officers and public decision makers. In some circumstances, parties who have been affected by decisions of tribunals, boards or other public decision makers may bring an application in court to have the administrative decision reviewed by the court. The Article 13 has expanded the scope of judicial review.

Supreme court power of judicial review of administrative tribunal

Supreme court power of judicial review of administrative tribunal



A courts authority to examine an executive or legislative act and to invalidate that act if it is contrary to constitutional principles.’



Courts have supervisory jurisdiction over the actions of public tribunals, boards, officers and public decision makers. In some circumstances, parties who have been affected by decisions of tribunals, boards or other public decision makers may bring an application in court to have the administrative decision reviewed by the court. The Article 13 has expanded the scope of judicial review.

A Study on Ganga Rejuvenation Programme

A Study on Ganga Rejuvenation Programme

Indian civilization grew up under the care of river Ganga for thousands of years, grown up for generations by her generous boundaries. River Ganga along with her many sub rivers provided material, spiritual, and cultural sustenance to millions of people who lived in and around her basin. To the Indian mind, River Ganga is not only the holiest of rivers and purifier of moral beings but also a living goddess! So she was considered as “Mother Ganga”.

Saturday, April 07, 2018

Child Labour In India

Child Labour In India

Child Labour

Child as defined by the child labour (prohibition and regulation) Act 1986 is a person who has not completed the age of 14 years .As a layman we can understand that Child labour is the practice of having children engage in economic activity, on a part or full time basis. Every child is considered as a gift of god, it must be nurtured with care and affection with in the family and society.

Wednesday, April 04, 2018

Challenges Faced By Endeavours To Achieve Uniform Civil Code

Challenges Faced By Endeavours To Achieve Uniform Civil Code



What is Uniform Civil Court? The Uniform Civil Code in India proposes to replace personal laws based on the scriptures and customs of each major religious community in the country, with a set of rules common to each other.


Tuesday, April 03, 2018

Legal Pronouncements for Compensation under Section 166 of the Motor Vehicles Act, 1988

Legal Pronouncements for Compensation under Section 166 of the Motor Vehicles Act, 1988

Section 140 of the Act augurs for interim compensation on no fault basis(without proving negligence by the claimant on account of the owner of the vehicle concerned) vis a vis Section 166 of the Act is for the final adjudication of the claim.