Supreme Court reinstates former Kerala DGP TP Senkumar after ‘arbitrary’ transfer

Let’s take a glance at your every day morning routine. You crawl out of bed, go for a quick shower, pull out and wear your neatly ironed clothes at the speed of light and then rush out of the house, making sure you have your keys and wallet in place. Giphy You walk into office, [...]

J. Balaji Singh vs Diwakar Cole & Ors on 24 April, 2017

REPORTABLE IN THE SUPREME COURT OF INDIA CIVIL APPELLATE JURISDICTION CIVIL APPEAL No. 5540 OF 2017 (Arising out of S.L.P.(c) No. 2771 of 2014) J. Balaji Singh ….Appellant(s) VERSUS Diwakar Cole Ors. ….Respondent(s) J U D G M E N T Abhay Manohar Sapre, J. 1) Leave granted. 2) This appeal is filed by the [...]

State Of Haryana vs Bira @ Bhira on 24 April, 2017

NON-REPORTABLE IN THE SUPREME COURT OF INDIA CRIMINAL APPELLATE JURISDICTION CRIMINAL APPEAL NO. 1581 OF 2013 State of Haryana … Appellant Versus Bira @ Bhira …Respondent WITH SPECIAL LEAVE PETITION (CRL.) NO. 3779 OF 2014 Fatta Ram … Petitioner Versus State of Haryana …Respondent J U D G M E N T Prafulla C. Pant, [...]

Raj Talreja vs Kavita Talreja on 24 April, 2017

REPORTABLE IN THE SUPREME COURT OF INDIA CIVIL APPELLATE JURISDICTION CIVIL APPEAL NO. 10719 OF 2013 Raj Talreja … Appellant(s) Versus Kavita Talreja …Respondent(s) J U D G M E N T DEEPAK GUPTA, J. Parties to the appeal got married in 1989 according to Hindu rites. Out of this wedlock a son was born [...]

M/S. Mangalam Organics Ltd vs Union Of India on 24 April, 2017

REPORTABLE IN THE SUPREME COURT OF INDIA CIVIL APPELLATE JURISDICTION CIVIL APPEAL NO. 1338 OF 2017 |M/S. MANGALAM ORGANICS LTD. |…..APPELLANT(S) | |VERSUS | | |UNION OF INDIA |…..RESPONDENT(S) | J U D G M E N T A.K. SIKRI, J. This appeal arises out of the judgment of the High Court rendered in the [...]

Dr. Tp Senkumar Ips vs Union Of India And Ors on 24 April, 2017

REPORTABLE IN THE SUPREME COURT OF INDIA CIVIL APPELLATE JURISDICTION CIVIL APPEAL NO. 5227 OF 2017 Dr. T.P. Senkumar IPS …Appellant Vs. Union of India Ors. …Respondents J U D G M E N T Madan B. Lokur, J. 1. The appellant – Dr. T.P. Senkumar – is said to be an outstanding officer in [...]

Supreme Court orders Kerala government to reinstate former DGP TP Senkumar

New Delhi, Apr 24: Noting that the removal of ousted DGP TP Senkumar was arbitrary, the Supreme Court on Monday ordered the Kerala government to restore the services of Senkumar. Delivering its judgement on a plea filed by Senkumar in March seeking restoration of his service, the bench of justice Madan Lokur and Deepak Gupta ruled [...]

SC liquor ban: In Kerala, apex court ruling sparks fear of ascend to drugs, illicit alcohol

While a majority of the states are struggling to mitigate the economic losses from the Supreme Court’s ruling to shift bars and liquor retail outlets 500 meters away from national highways, Kerala is facing yet another fear. It is a fear peculiar to the state, because Kerala, with its high density of population and limited [...]

Reinstate TP Senkumar as DGP: Supreme Court to Kerala

“It is a historic verdict,” says T P Senkumar The Supreme Court on Monday directed CPM-led LDF government in Kerala to reinstate state police chief T P Senkumar, who, according to the court, was “unfairly and arbitrarily dealt with”. Issuing the first such directive for reinstatement of a top police officer, a bench led by [...]

Supreme Court Leaves GM Vulnerable To Pre-Bankruptcy Ignition Suits

GM: No reprieve from SCOTUS. (Bill Pugliano/Getty Images) The General Motors bankruptcy in 2009 broke a lot of rules, including the rule of absolute priority: Union pension funds got more than their share of the automaker’s assets. Now the U.S. Supreme Court has refused to hear the appeal of a court decision that could upend [...]

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