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Margaret Almeida & Ors. etc. Vs. Bombay Catholic Co-Operative Housing Society Ltd. & Ors.

THE SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
P. Sathasivam & Jagdish Singh Khehar, JJ.
(CIVIL APPEAL NOS. 2683-2685 OF 2013 Arising out of SLP (C) Nos. 30847-30849 OF 2012)
Decided On : 22/3/2013
Margaret Almeida & Ors. etc. Vs. Bombay Catholic Co-Operative Housing Society Ltd. & Ors.
WITH
(CIVIL APPEAL NOS. 2688-2688 OF 2013 Arising out of SLP (C) Nos. 30867-30869 OF 2012)
Priti Mungrey & Ors. Vs. Bombay Catholic Co-Operative Housing Society Ltd. & Ors. Etc. Etc.
AND
(CIVIL APPEAL NOS. 2689-2690 OF 2013 Arising out of SLP (C) Nos.28256-28257 OF 2012)
Anthony D’Sa Vs. Bombay Catholic Co-Operative Housing Society Ltd. & Ors. Etc. Etc.

JUDGMENT :

Jagdish Singh Khehar

1. Leave granted in all matters.

2. Through the instant common judgment, we propose to dispose of the following matters which came to be filed in this Court assailing the order passed by a Division Bench of the High Court of Judicature at Bombay(hereinafter referred to as ‘the High Court’) (more…)

Amalendu Kumar Bera & Ors.Vs. The State of West Bengal

THE SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Surinder Singh Nijjar & M.Y. Eqbal, JJ.
(Civil Appeal No. 2677 of 2013Arising out of Special Leave Petition (Civil) No. 27910 of 2012)
Decided On : 22/3/2013
Amalendu Kumar Bera & Ors.Vs. The State of West Bengal

JUDGMENT :
M.Y. EQBAL, J.

Leave granted.

2. Aggrieved by the order dated 22nd March, 2012 passed by the Calcutta High Court in C.O. No. 602 of 2012, the petitioner-decree-holder preferred this appeal. The High Court in exercise of power under Article 227 of the Constitution of India had refused to interfere with the order passed by the District Judge, Purba, Medinipur in Civil Revision No.1 of 2011, condoning the delay in filing the RevisionPetition.

3. Although the Courts have always exercised discretion infavour of the person seeking condonation of delay in filing the appeal or revision, but in the facts and circumstances of this (more…)

Dayanand Anglo Vedic (DAV) College Trust and Management Society Vs. State of Maharashtra & Anr.

THE SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
SURINDER SINGH NIJJAR & M.Y. EQBAL, JJ.
(CIVIL APPEAL NO. 2678 OF 2013Arising out of SLP (C ) No.22430 of 2010)
Decided On : 22/3/2013
Dayanand Anglo Vedic (DAV) College Trust and Management Society Vs. State of Maharashtra & Anr.

JUDGMENT :
M.Y. EQBAL, J.

Leave granted.

2. The appellant – Dayanand Anglo Vedic (DAV) College Trust and Management Society has challenged the order dated 24.2.2010 passed by a Division Bench of the Bombay High Court in Writ Petition No.1053 of 2010. By the said order, the Division Bench dismissed the writ petition and refused to interfere with the order dated 26.10.2009passed by respondent No.2 (The Principal Secretary and Competent Authority, Minority Development Department, Government of Maharashtra)withdrawing the linguistic minority status of the appellant institution which was earlier granted by order dated 11.7.2008.

3. The withdrawal of the recommendation for the appellant-Society as (more…)

Yakub Abdul Razak Memon Vs. The State of Maharashtra,through CBI , Bombay

THE SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
P. SATHASIVAM & DR. B.S. CHAUHAN, JJ.
[CRIMINAL APPEAL No. 1728 of 2007]

Decided on : 21/3/2013

Yakub Abdul Razak Memon Vs. The State of Maharashtra,through CBI , Bombay

WITH
[Criminal Appeal No. 609-610 of 2008]
WITH
[Criminal Appeal No. 628-629 of 2008]
WITH
[Criminal Appeal No. 637-638 of 2008]
WITH
[Criminal Appeal No. 365 of 2008]
WITH
[Criminal Appeal No. 864-865 of 2008]
WITH
[Ciminal Appeal No. 897 of 2008]
WITH
[Criminal Appeal No. 941-942 of 2008]
AND
[Death Reference Case No. 1 of 2011]
REPORTABLE
IN THE SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
[CRIMINAL APPELLATE JURISDICTION]
[ CRIMINAL APPEAL NO. 1728 OF 2007]
Yakub Abdul Razak Memon Vs. State of Maharashtra thr., CBI, Bombay

JUDGEMENT :

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Ibrahim Musa Chauhan @ Baba Chauhan Vs. State of Maharashtra

THE SUPREME COURT OF INDIA

P. SATHASIVAM & Dr. B.S. CHAUHAN, JJ

[CRIMINAL APPEAL NO. 555 OF 2012]
Decided on : 21/03/2013
Ibrahim Musa Chauhan @ Baba Chauhan Vs. State of Maharashtra
WITH
[Criminal Appeal No. 1129-1130 of 2007]
WITH
[Criminal Appeal No. 402 of 2008]
WITH
[Criminal Appeal No. 617-618 of 2008]
WITH
[Criminal Appeal No. 1631 of 2007]
WITH
[Criminal Appeal No. 1419 of 2007]
WITH
[Criminal Appeal No. 1226 of 2007]
WITH
[Criminal Appeal No. 1422 of 2007]
WITH
[Criminal Appeal No. 1180 of 2007]
WITH
[Criminal Appeal No. 1225 of 2007]
WITH
[Criminal Appeal No. 919 of 2008]
AND
[Criminal Appeal No. 1393 of 2007]
[CRIMINAL APPEAL NO. 555 OF 2012]
Ibrahim Musa Chauhan @ Baba Chauhan Vs. State of Maharashtra

JUDGMENT :

Dr. B.S. Chauhan, J:

1. This appeal has been preferred against the judgments and orders dated 29.11.2006 and 6.6.2007 passed by a Special Judge of the Designated Court under the Terrorist and Disruptive Activities (Prevention) Act, 1987 (hereinafter referred to as the `TADA’) in the Bombay (more…)

Secretary to Government of India Vs. Sawinder Kaur and another

THE SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
K. S. Radhakrishnan & Dipak Misra, JJ.
(CIVIL APPEAL NO. 2649 OF 2013 Arising out of S.L.P. (C) No. 30685 of 2012)
Decided On : 21/3/2013
Secretary to Government of India Vs. Sawinder Kaur and another

JUDGMENT :
Dipak Misra, J.

1. Leave granted.

2. The husband of the respondent No. 1, late Gurnam Singh Dhillon, had applied for grant of freedom fighter pension on the basis that he had participated in the freedom struggle and had joined the Indian National Army or Azad Hind Fauj (for short “the INA”) during 1941-42 in Singapore. His claim for pension was based on the scheme, namely, Swatantrata Sainik Samman Pension Scheme, 1980 (for brevity “the 1980 Scheme”). Prior to the said Scheme, the Freedom Fighters Pension Scheme, 1972 (for short “the 1972 Scheme) was in vogue from 15.8.1972. The benefit of the 1972 Scheme was extended (more…)