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Apr 27 2004 (SC)

J.C. Sehgal Vs. Devi Dass and ors.

Court : Supreme Court of India

Decided on : Apr-27-2004

Reported in : AIR2004SC3982; (SCSuppl)2005(1)CHN6; 2004(3)JKJ1; JT2004(Suppl1)SC402; 2004(5)SCALE130; (2004)11SCC555

ar. lakshmanan, j.1. leave granted.2. these two appeals arise out of s.l.p.(c) nos. 21469-21470 of 2002 and filed against the judgment and final order dated 10.10.2002 passed by the high court of jammu and kashmir at jammu in c.r. no. 231 of 2001 and c.r.no.4 of 2002, whereby the high court dismissed the revision petition bearing c.r.no. 231 of 2001 of the appellant herein - j.c. sehgal and allowed the revision petition bearing c.r,no.4 of 2002 filed by respondent no. 1 - devi dass.3. the short background facts of the case are as under:one abdul rouf ahmed was the owner in possession of four rooms along with land appurtenant thereto. one of the said rooms and some portion of the land was given to one raj kumar on rent as tenant. the aforesaid abdul rouf ahmed sold the entire property to one issar dass. respondent nos.2 to 5 herein are the legal heirs of the aforesaid issar dass. the tenant raj kumar accepted into issar dass as his landlord and a fresh rent note was executed during 1967. during the subsistence of the tenancy of the aforesaid raj kumar, late issar dass divided the satire property in four separate portions. the portion under the tenancy of aforesaid raj kumar was sold by late issar dass to one ved paul gupta through a sale deed dated 20.3,1977 which was challenged by respondent no. 1 herein by way of pre-emption suit by taking recourse to the provisions of j & k rights of prior purchase act. the sole ground taken in the suit was that the property purchased by .....

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Apr 21 2004 (SC)

Tirupati Balaji Developers Pvt. Ltd. and ors. Vs. State of Bihar and o ...

Court : Supreme Court of India

Decided on : Apr-21-2004

Reported in : AIR2004SC2351; 2004(3)BLJR1908; (2004)4CompLJ171(SC); JT2004(Suppl1)SC160; 2004(4)SCALE724; (2004)5SCC1; (2004)3UPLBEC2331

r.c. lahoti, j. 1. a division bench of the high court of judicature at patna is seized of a hearing in public interest exercising its jurisdiction under articles 226 of the constitution. the high court is feeling concerned over the drainage system, the sewerage system, the drinking water supply system, the kerb on the road being in shambles and reallocating of footpaths. the high court seems to have chosen one road as model habitat area so as to set an example for other roads conforming with the discipline governing urbanization and urban planning according to law and ensuring that future generations get a safer city to live in, a civic city, with civic amenities, for the benefit of civic citizens. the high court has been issuing orders in the nature of continuing mandamus and has also been monitoring the compliance. on 1.10.2001, the high court passed an interim order containing the following directions; (a) the street alignment is in a straight or a gentle curve natural to the road and the set backs, from the center of the road, as indicated in the details given to the court in column 3, are maintained. buildings eclipsed by a 110' (feet) distance on either side of the road are to be identified; (b) the storm-drain will be planned so that they run contiguous to the boundary alignment of the six properties shown and measured, reference order dated 28 september, 2001; (c) the flanks/footpaths/side walks will run parallel in a straight line between the storm-drain and the .....

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Apr 21 2004 (SC)

State of U.P. and anr. Vs. Johri Mal

Court : Supreme Court of India

Decided on : Apr-21-2004

Reported in : AIR2004SC3800; JT2004(Suppl1)SC443; 2004(5)SCALE1; (2004)4SCC714; 2004(3)SLJ175(SC)

..... well-defined in a series of decisions of this court. it is trite that the court will have no jurisdiction to entertain a writ application in a matter governed by contract qua contract (assuming such professional engagement to be one), as therein public law element would not be involved. (see life insurance corporation v. escorts ltd. and ors. : 1986(8)ecc189 , f ..... ) 2 scc 451 and l.i.c. and anr. v. consumer education and research center and ors., : air1995sc1811 .24. the legal right of an individual may be founded upon a contract or a statute or an instrument having the force of law. for a public law remedy enforceable under article 226 of the constitution, the actions of the authority need to .....

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Apr 21 2004 (SC)

T.T. Haneefa Vs. State of Kerala

Court : Supreme Court of India

Decided on : Apr-21-2004

Reported in : 2004CriLJ2853; 2004(94)ECC199; JT2004(5)SC383; 2004(2)KLT1022(SC); 2004(5)SCALE754; (2004)5SCC128

order1. the appellant was found guilty by the special judge, vadakara for the offense punishable under section 21 of ndps act and was sentenced to undergo rigorous imprisonment for a period of 10 years and a fine of rs. 1 lakh, in default r.1; for one year. he challenged his conviction and sentence and this appeal was rejected by the high court. aggrieved by the same the present appeal.2. the prosecution case was that on 24.1.1997 p.w.1, who is circle inspector of police, nadakkavu, found the appellant on a public road on the western side of beach hospital. pw-1 circle inspector had prior information about the sale of brown sugar by some persons in the beach road and he recorded that statement and went to that place. pws.2 and 3 were also present along with pw-1. when this police party went there, the appellant was standing on a foot path and pw-1 questioned him and told that he suspected that the appellant must have been carrying some narcotic drug. pw-1 told the appellant that he has got right to demand the presence of a magistrate when his body being searched. the appellant replied there is no such necessity of the presence of the magistrate. pw-1 recorded that statement in ext.p-1 seizure mahazar and in the presence of two witnesses the appellant was searched and 3.700 grams of brown sugar was recovered from the left shirt sleeve of the appellant. the sample taken from the seized article was sent for chemical analysis and it was proved to be brown sugar.3. the appellant .....

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Apr 19 2004 (SC)

Smt. Gorabai and ors. Vs. Ummed Singh (Dead) by Lrs. and ors.

Court : Supreme Court of India

Decided on : Apr-19-2004

Reported in : JT2004(Suppl1)SC318; 2004(3)MPHT490; 2004(5)SCALE59; (2004)5SCC130

..... avoid continuance in possession operating as a trespass. it has been described as the least and lowest interest which can subsist in reality. it therefore cannot be created by a contract and arises only by the implication of law when a person who has been in possession under a lawful title continues in possession after that title has determined, without the .....

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Apr 16 2004 (SC)

Maheshwari Fish Seed Farm Vs. T. Nadu Electricity Board and anr.

Court : Supreme Court of India

Decided on : Apr-16-2004

Reported in : AIR2004SC2341; 2004(3)ALD102(SC); 2004(5)ALLMR(SC)604; 2004(3)CTC553; [2004(3)JCR158(SC)]; JT2004(Suppl1)SC394; 2004(4)SCALE664; (2004)4SCC705

..... )small farmers.(b)tubewells sunk by tamil nadu state tubewell corporation catering to small farmers.no charge(c)other farmers. -(i) contracted load upto and inclusive of 5 h.p.lumpsum of rs.50 per horse power per annum(ii)contracted 'load above 5 hplumpsum of rs.75 per horse power per annumexplanation (i). -- 'small farmer' means a person whose total holding .....

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Apr 16 2004 (SC)

Gayatri De Vs. Mousumi Co-operative Housing Society Ltd. and ors.

Court : Supreme Court of India

Decided on : Apr-16-2004

Reported in : AIR2004SC2271; (2005)1CALLT6(SC); (SCSuppl)2004(4)CHN23; 2004(3)CTC225; JT2004(5)SC554; 2004(4)SCALE741; (2004)5SCC90

..... court that the impugned order was without jurisdiction and contrary to regulation 85, set aside the decree on the ground that the suit was essentially one for enforcement of a contract of personal service and was, therefore, not maintainable. allowing the appeal, this court held that the status of the district co-operative bank is of a co-operative society, registered .....

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Apr 15 2004 (SC)

Tamil Nadu Kalyana Mandapmam Am Assn. Vs. Union of India (Uoi) and ors ...

Court : Supreme Court of India

Decided on : Apr-15-2004

Reported in : AIR2004SC3757; (2004)4CompLJ108(SC); 2004(3)CTC63; (2004)188CTR(SC)297; 2004(93)ECC353; 2004(167)ELT3(SC); [2004]267ITR9(SC); [2004(4)JCR66(SC)]; JT2004(4)SC568; (2004)3MLJ

..... as under:'expressions such as 'arising out of' or 'in respect of' or 'in connection with' or 'in relation to' or 'in consequence of' or 'concerning' or 'relating to' the contract are of the widest amplitude and content and include even questions as to the existence validity and effect (scope) of the arbitration agreement.'49. in thyssen stahlunion gmbh vs . steel ..... for the tax to amount to a tax on sale of goods, it must amount to a sale according to the established concept of a sale in the law of contract or more precisely the sale of goods act, 1930. legislature cannot enlarge the definition of sale so as to bring within the ambit of taxation transactions, which could not be .....

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Apr 15 2004 (SC)

State (Anti Corruption Branch) Govt. of N.C.T. of Delhi and anr. Vs. D ...

Court : Supreme Court of India

Decided on : Apr-15-2004

Reported in : AIR2004SC3693; 2004CriLJ3121; 111(2004)DLT61(SC); 2004(77)DRJ243; JT2004(Suppl1)SC205; 2004(4)SCALE523; (2004)4SCC615

..... alleged in the complaint that the respondent no. 1 had demanded illegal gratification for reviewing an order of cancellation and for placing orders to make further supplies by renewal of contract. the complainant produced cassettes of tapes containing recorded conversation between himself and the respondent no. 1. the transcript of the same was prepared and placed on record. on 20.7 .....

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Apr 12 2004 (SC)

Textile Labour Association and anr. Vs. the Official Liquidator and an ...

Court : Supreme Court of India

Decided on : Apr-12-2004

Reported in : AIR2004SC2336; III(2004)BC424; [2004]120CompCas505(SC); (2004)2CompLJ409(SC); [2004(101)FLR627]; [2004(4)JCR186(SC)]; JT2004(Suppl1)SC1; (2004)IILLJ760SC; 2004(4)SCALE414;

..... and 529a is that the workmen of the company become secured creditors by operation of law to the extent of the workmen's dues provided there exists secured creditor by contract. if there is no secured creditor then the workmen of the company become unsecured preferential creditors under section 529a to the extent of the workmen dues. the purpose of section .....

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