Can Use Child Rape Law In Teen Marriages- SC-news item published TOI on 1st Sep 2017

Amit Anand Choudhary | TNN | Updated: Sep 1, 2017, 08:24 IST
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• The Indian Penal Code (IPC) protects any man having sexual intercourse with his minor wife above 15 years of age, the Supreme Court said.

The SC’s observations came in a case where an NGO has challenged the exception for sex in marriages where the wife is between 15 and 18 years of age Continue reading

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Maintenance and Welfare of Parents and Senior Citizens Act 2007

BACKGROUNDSocio-cultural scenario:

In the traditional Indian system elderly were respected and they had a great decision making power in the family

. Children felt duty bound to serve and respect the elderly and to contribute to the family

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Legal And Ethical Issues Surrounding Surrogacy

Surrogacy is a method or agreement whereby a woman agrees to carry a pregnancy for another person or persons, who will become the newborn child’s parent(s) after birth.
Intended parents may seek a surrogacy arrangement when either pregnancy is medically impossible, pregnancy risks present an unacceptable danger to the mother’s health or is a same sex couple’s preferred method of having children Continue reading

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Radical turn: When the saints go marching in – Yogi Adityanath is anointed UP CM

March 20, 2017, 2:08 am IST TOI Edit in TOI Editorials | Edit Page, India, politics | TOI

In its choice of Trivendra Singh Rawat as Uttarakhand’s chief minister, BJP has by all accounts, opted for a steady hand. The same cannot be said, however, for its choice of Yogi Aditya

Radical turn: When the saints go marching in – Yogi Adityanath is anointed UP CM

nath to head the vast and populous state of UP – this looks more like a gamble.

Adityanath is a cleric and a radical with little administrative experience; he is best known for inflammatory rhetoric targeting Muslims or anyone who disagrees with his scheme of ‘Hindu rashtra’. It is unknown to what degree he agrees with the constitutional order of the Indian republic when anything less than full compliance will not do for his current job. Continue reading

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News Item on LLB upper age limit plea stayed by Supreme Court Published in Indian Expresss

 

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Quasi Contracts or Certain Relations Resembling Those Created by Contract

Lord Mansfield considered to be the founder of quasicontractual obligations Which in Indian contract  Act have been  put under certain relations resembling those3 created by contract. According to him the basis of these opbligations is that l;aw as well  as justice should try to prevent unjust enrichment o fone person at the cost of another Continue reading

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My Opinion On Jallikattu in Tamil Nadu

Misplaced activism: Ban on jallikattu is neither desirable nor enforceable, it must go
January 20, 2017, 2:00 am IST TOI Edit in TOI Editorials | Chennai, Edit Page, India | TOI

The growing protests against the ban on the bull-taming sport of jallikattu in Tamil Nadu shed light on yet another case of misplaced animal rights and judicial activism. In 2014, the Supreme Court had banned jallikattu on the ground that bulls could not be allowed as performing animal. Continue reading

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-Equality Comes First: Calling triple talaq unconstitutional, Allahabad high court boosts women’s rights

Equality Comes First: Calling triple talaq unconstitutional, Allahabad high court boosts women’s rights

December 9, 2016, 2:00 am IST TOI Edit in TOI Editorials | Edit Page, India | TOI

In a boost to the case against triple talaq, the Allahabad high court has observed that the practice of instanthttps://wordpress.com/post/wizardlegal1.wordpress.com/737 divorce is unconstitutional and violates the rights of Muslim women. The court further emphasised that no personal law board is above the Constitution and hence personal laws of any community cannot claim supremacy over constitutional rights granted to individuals. This is a welcome observation that upholds the principle of equality and gchallenging the validity of triple talaq and other Islamic practices related to marriage like nikah halala and polygamy. In fact, the central government has already submitted before gender justice Continue reading

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If It Ain’t Broke, Don’t Break It: The PDPP Act could have unexpected consequences for the sarkar

 

October 29, 2016, 2:00 am IST TOI Edit in TOI Editorials | Edit Page, Humour, India | TOI

As befits the world’s most populous and ebullient democracy, India has long given full rein to citizens’ right to freedom of what might be called vexpression – when folks get vexed about something, be it lack of job reservations or anything else, they can and do show their displeasure by letting their actions speak louder than words Continue reading

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Lifting The Corporate Veil

1)Independent Corporate Existence: It I s distinct legal personality existing independent to its members. Men who man the company may go and come, but the company remains forever. Section 34 provides that once certificate of incorporation
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The Supreme Court Expands the Scope of Right to Self Defense

Dhananjay Mahapatra | TNN | Jun 17, 2016, 02.03 AM IST

NEW DELHI: In a significant judgment that expands the boundaries of the right to self-defence, the Supreme Court has ruled that a person would be exonerated of assault charges reasonable apprehension right in taking the law into his hands if he witnessed his parents or relatives being assaulted.
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I’ve added a new Admin page to my website. Kindly  go through  it and send legal queries to the  email id mentioned therein.

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               My Opinion On Spirituality

Spirituality in normal parlance means not mundane or this worldly activities but other worldly activities and depends one acquiring merits on the basis of his good deeds, nobility, humanity, Piety etc and sin doing all wretched things like Criminal things like Stealing, raping and Murdering and other dishonest activities. Continue reading

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The Doctrine of Consent Under the Indian Contract Act

INTRODUCTION: Unless two or more persons agree on the same thing in the same sense  with respect to a contract especially sale and purchase the parties are said to enter into a contract with consent. If the contract is vitiated by Coercion, Undue influence, fraud, misrepresentation and mistake as to a matter of fact Continue reading

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“My Opinion on the Hindu’s editorial “On going beyond Bommai”:

Recently, The Hindu In this editorial titled ‘On going beyond ‘Bommai’ dated 23-04-2016 opined as follows.

The Uttarakhand High Court’s verdict declaring the imposition of President’s Rule in the State as unconstitutional was expected, but the quick stay on its operation granted by the Supreme Court means that Harish Rawat is once again a “former Chief Minister” and President’s Rule is back in force. Continue reading

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The Doctrine of Consideration Under Indian Contract Act

According to section 2(d) When at the desire of the promisor  the promise or any other person has done or abstained from doing, does or abstains from doing, or promises to do or abstain from doing something such act or abstinence or promise is called a consideration for the promise. Continue reading

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“Corporate Social Responsibility”

Introduction:

Although, Corporate Social Responsibility concept is not new in India, in 2013, Ministry of Corporate Affairs, Government of India has recently notified the Section 135 of the Companies Act, 2013 along with Companies (Corporate Social Responsibility Policy) Rules, 2014 “hereinafter CSR Rules”
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“Relevance of United Nations today”

United Nations exists not as a static memorial to the aspirations of an earlier age but as a work in progress – imperfect as all human endeavors must be but capable of adaptation and improvement.. Continue reading

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My Opinion on “Reforming Criminals has not Worked”

Ranjith Marar, counsel for intervenor, briefing the media following the Constitution Bench pronouncing the verdict on seven of Rajiv Gandhi killers, in New Delhi on Wednesday. – Photo: V. Sudershan” src=”http://www.thehindu.com/multimedia/dynamic/02642/TH03_RAJIV_LAYWERS_2642907e.jpg” alt=”Ranjith Marar, counsel for intervenor, briefing the media following the Constitution Bench pronouncing the verdict on seven of Rajiv Gandhi killers, in New Delhi on Wednesday. Continue reading

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My Opinion On “Time to abolish Criminal Defamation”

The Hindu in it’s editorial dated 2 December 2015 says as follows:

The observation by the Supreme Court that political leaders should not take criticism as a personal insult highlights a particular kind of intolerance Continue reading

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My Opinion On The recent Supreme Court Stay of Ban on Dance Bars in Maharashtra

It is heartening to note that the Honorable Supreme Court had lifted the Ban on dancing girls in various liquor bars, pubs and hotels and restaurants in Continue reading

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“My Opinion On Dadri Lynching”

It is disheartening and shocking to note that an irate and frenzied mob belonging to opposite Hindu community went berserk over rumors of Continue reading

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My Comment On Recent General Elections in Sri Lanka

This is the second defeat in Parliamentary General Elections this year for the dictatorial former President , who’s bid to become Prime Minister miserably failed and Continue reading

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Live in Relationships

According to Dictionary.com, “A living arrangement in which an unmarried couple lives together in a long-term Continue reading

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    Marital Rape is Nevertheless a Rape

Marital rape is criminal offence in 52 countries, including the US, UK, Australia, South Africa, Canada, Denmark and France, and our Continue reading

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“How to Fight Depression?”

Don’t lose hope and always cling on to hope and hope alone. Cultivate some healthy and constructive hobbies like Reading, Writing. Playing some sport, Continue reading

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“Would Statehood For Palestine Be A Reality in the Near Future?”

Just 3 days ago, according to News reports (AFP source) Israel Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and Hamas leaders entered into a permanent long duration truce to Continue reading

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Laugh Your Way to the Bank of Health!

According the an Ancient Indian adage: “Laugh! The whole world laughs with you. Weep! You’d weep alone”

The Biochemistry of Laugh has immense health benefits. It has Mood elevator neurotransmitters Continue reading

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FDI in Muti Brand Retail in India

Union Finance Minister Mr. Arun Jaitly’s decision to continue the previous UPA Governments rolled back policy of the decision to permit 51% FDI in Multi Band Retail is Continue reading

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Implant The Seed of Hope !

“As you sow- so you reap”. Whatever-your adverse circumstances -we all humans maybe facing- there is always hope and there would be hope. Continue reading

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The Mythological Myth Of Blindly Obeying Elders

While Ekalavya of Mahabharata, blindly obeyed his so called Guru, Dronacharya, by sacrificing his thumb to fulfill the unjustified and Continue reading

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The Continuing Atrocities On Dalits In India Is A Blot On Our Democracy

The recent rape of Dalit girls and other atrocities on Dalits in rural parts of Haryana and other places in India has been regularly happening Continue reading

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The Dangerous Attempt Of The UPA Government At The Centre-To Scuttle Democracy

The UPA Government at the cenre, in its Counter Affidavit filed recently  in the scandalous Ashok Chavan  falsification of election expenses  case pending before The Supreme Court Of India has contended Continue reading

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THE DANGER OF Mr.NARENDRA MODI, BEING ELECTED AS THE NEXT PM OF INDIA

The result of the ABP News-Nielsen survey conducted on the eve of the UPA-II third anniversary has Continue reading

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The Law of Noise Pollutioin In India

According to Section 268 of IPC:  A person is guilty of public nuisance, who does any act or guilty of an illegal omission, which causes any common injury, danger or annoyance to the public or to the people in general who dwell or occupy property in the vicinity, Continue reading

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The Doctrine Of Necessity Under Criminal Law

Section 81 of the4 IPC has incorporated the The Doctrine of necessity as a defence to a criminal charge.As per Section 81 of IPC “Nothing is an offence Continue reading

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THE LAW OF UNSOUNDNESS OF MIND IN INDIA

INTRODUCTION

A crime is a voluntarily act which is an outcome of an intent to cause an evil consequence1. Continue reading

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How To Boost Your Memory-Easy Tips

Renuka has An ‘Excellent Memory’ and is very very sharp. She can reel off facts and figures like anything out of her very precious memory”. Continue reading

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Hugo Chavez, The Peoples’ Leader

It’s sad that, Mr.Hugo Chavez,, the Socialist President of Venezuela, a very popular peoples’ leader, has died of cancer on  6th March  2013,  and  is no more. Continue reading

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Should Death Penalty Be Abolished?

Should Death Penalty Be Abolished?

Posted on February 10, 2013 by admin

After yesterday’s hanging of Mr.Afzal Guru’s for his attack on Parliament in 2002 resulting in the death of 9 people and aimed at a section of the Top Political leaders of the country/members of Parliament, makes me change my mind/heart regarding
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DEATH PENALTY AND ITS DETERRENT EFFECT-

Ajmal Kasab’s hanging has given a sense of justice and relief for many Indians for his role in Mumbai 26/11 Terror Attacks, but the other masterminds of Mumbai terror attacks are still at large in Pakistan, be it ISI Continue reading

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IS AUNG SAN SUU KYI, THE NEXT PRESIDENT OF MAYANMAAR?

Recently,  The  Current Head of Myanmar, Mr.Thein Sein, made a welcome statement  in an interview with BBC that he would accept Aung San Suu Kyi as the next President of Myanmar, if he is democratically elected.

         I’d assert that people  of Myanmar would love to democratically elect  her Continue reading
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WILLS, PROBATE AND LETTERS OF ADMINISTRATION

According to Section 2(b) of the Indian Succession act, 1925 ‘Will’ means the legal disposal of the intention of the testator with respect to his property which he desires to be carried in to effect after his death.Essential Elements Of A Will: Continue reading

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CRITIQUE ON THE POWERS OF COMPTROLLER AND AUDITOR GENERAL UNDER THE INDIAN CONSTITUTION

According to BR. Ambedkar “The Comptroller and Auditor General of India shall be the most important officer under the Constitution of India. Fair he is to be the guardian of the public Purse and it is his duty to see that Continue reading

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LAND ACQUISITION AND ADEQUATE COMPENSATION IN INDIA

Land Acquisition Act 1894 and Criticism in relation to it:   It  has been criticized by groups that view the act as weak and ineffective, and by groups that view the act as draconian. People who feel that Continue reading

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PROPERTY LAWS OF INDIAN WOMEN

It is since India is a Multi religious  and Multilingual country, its property laws are varied from one religion to another religion. and from one region to another region.But Hindu Succession Act 1956 as amended by 2005 Act has done away with the above differences as far as Hindu Law is concerned and made the codified Law applicable to entire India except the state of Jammu & Kashmir and Continue reading

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WOMEN AND DOMESTIC VIOLENCE

Majority of Indian Men, who are in a patriarchal milieu think and consider that the women- especially  their wives- are mere chattels and have no dignity or mind of her own. They think they have an entrenched patriarchal right to bash their wives left  right and centre.
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