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Inspector of Police and another vs. Battenapatla Venkata Ratnam and another

SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Kurian Joseph, Adarsh Kumar Goel, JJ.
[Criminal Appeal No. 129 Of 2013]
Decided Date: 13/04/2015
Inspector of Police and another vs. Battenapatla Venkata Ratnam and another
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JUDGMENT:
Kurian, J.

Whether sanction under Section 197 of The Code of Criminal Procedure, 1973 (hereinafter referred to as ‘CrPC’) is required to initiate criminal proceedings in respect of offences under Sections 420, 468, 477A, 120B read with 109 of the Indian (more…)

Commissioner Of Customs, Ahmedabad Vs. M/S. Essar Steel Ltd.

SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
A.K. Sikri, R.F. Nariman, JJ.
[Civil Appeal No.3042 Of 2004]
Decided Date: 13/04/2015
Commissioner Of Customs, Ahmedabad Vs. M/S. Essar Steel Ltd.

JUDGMENT:

R.F. Nariman, J.

1. In this appeal we are concerned with the addition in the value for assessment to customs duty of charges paid by the respondent to Met Chem Canada Inc. for supply of technical services required for setting up and commissioning a plant for the manufacture of Hot Rolled Steel Coils in India. An agreement dated 13.4.1991 was entered into between the respondent and Met Chem Canada Inc. to associate Met Chem Canada Inc. as a technical consultant to render technical services in relation to implementation of a project to set up a plant in India for production of Hot Rolled Steel Coils and Strips.

Under clause 1.1.6 `plant’ is defined (more…)

State of Maharashtra etc. Vs. Pravin Mahadeo Gadekar etc.

SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Pinaki Chandra Ghose, Uday Umesh Lalit, JJ.
[Criminal Appeal Nos.2071-2072 of 2008]
Decided Date: 10/04/2015
State of Maharashtra etc. Vs. Pravin Mahadeo Gadekar etc.

JUDGMENT:
Uday Umesh Lalit, J.

1. These appeals by Special Leave are directed against the judgment and order dated 7.12.2007 passed by the High Court of Judicature at Bombay, Bench at Nagpur in Crl. Appeal Nos. 255 of 2001 and 306 of 2004.

2. Deceased Sadhana, daughter of PW 5 Narmadabai, was married to respondent Pradip four to five years prior to the date of incident. After marriage, Sadhana was residing with Pradip in the matrimonial home where the other inmates were Parwatabai mother-in-law and respondent Pravin, brother-in-law. After the marriage, Sadhana was subjected to cruelty by Pradip and other in laws and she was constrained to leave (more…)

State of Rajasthan Vs. Surja Ram

SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Pinaki Chandra Ghose, Uday Umesh Lalit, JJ.
[Criminal Appeal No.566 of 2008]
Decided Date: 10/04/2015
State of Rajasthan Vs. Surja Ram

JUDGMENT:
Uday Umesh Lalit, J.

1. This appeal by Special Leave challenges the judgment and order dated 22.08.2007 passed by the High Court of Judicature for Rajasthan at Jodhpur in DB Criminal Jail Appeal No. 27 of 2003 acquitting the Respondent herein of the offence punishable under Section 302 read with Section 34 of IPC.

2. Initially six Persons were alleged to have committed offences punishable under Sections 147, 341, 149, 364, 302 , 201 read with Section 120B of IPC. One of them named Chatra Ram was granted pardon and was examined as PW1 in the trial. Out of five accused who faced the trial, Bhanwru Ram and Mohan Ram (more…)

Swapna Sukumar & Ors. Vs. State Of Kerala & Ors

SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Fakkir Mohamed Ibrahim Kalifulla, Shiva Kirti Singh, JJ.
[I.A. No. 6/2015 & I.A.No. 7/2015 In Civil Appeal No(S).226-227/2015]
Decided Date: 10/04/2015
Swapna Sukumar & Ors. Vs. State Of Kerala & Ors

ORDER:

I.A. NO.6

Learned counsel appearing for the applicant submits that the applicant does not want to press this I.A. The I.A. is, accordingly, dismissed as not pressed.

I.A. NO.7 I.A. No.7 is allowed in terms of prayer ‘a’.

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Md. Jamiluddin Nasir Vs. State Of West Bengal

SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Fakkir Mohamed Ibrahim Kalifulla, Shiva Kirti Singh], JJ.
[Crl.M.P. Nos.3655-3656/2015 In Criminal Appeal No(S). 1240-1241/2010]
Decided Date: 10/04/2015
Md. Jamiluddin Nasir Vs. State Of West Bengal
With

[Crl.M.P. Nos. 3653-3654/2015 In Criminal Appeal No(S). 1242-1243/2010]

ORDER:

Heard learned counsel for the parties.

These Criminal Miscellaneous Petitions are allowed in terms of prayer ‘a’ in these Criminal Miscellaneous Petitions.

Necessary corrections may be carried out accordingly.

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