Minimum Age for Marriage in India

Various personal legislations in India prescribe the age for marriage. In an earlier post here, we discussed the right to choice in marriage. This post discusses the relevant provisions under various laws as follows- Hindu Marriage Act,1955 Section 5 (iii)  provides… Continue Reading

Common Cause vs. Union of India and Another (2018)

Background The Law Commission submitted 196th report on The Medical Treatment of Terminally-ill Patients (Protection of Patients and Medical Practitioners) Bill, 2006. Ministry of Health and Family Welfare was not in favour of the enactment. Earlier here, various aspects related to… Continue Reading

[Guest Post] ANALYSIS OF MAJOR AMENDMENT IN THE ARBITRATION AND CONCILIATION ACT,1996

The post has been contributed by Mr.K.Ramakanth Reddy, Advocate. He also serves as Senior Standing Counsel for Maulana Azad National Urdu University, A.P.State Wakf Board; and Standing Counsel for AICTE, NCTE, United Bank and SUN Network. In this post, he has evaluated the recent… Continue Reading

M.C. Mehta And Anr vs Union Of India & Ors , AIR 1987 SC 1086

M.C. Mehta And Anr vs Union Of India & Ors, AIR 1987 SC 1086 is a landmark case in India with regard to the evolution of absolute liability principle. The present post summarises the facts of the case alongwith the… Continue Reading