Supreme Court of India

Education Rules; Ram Kumar Patel Vs. State of U.P. [Supreme Court of India, 25-07-2017]

Right of Children to Free and Compulsory Education Act, 2009 - S. 23 - National Council for Teachers’ Education Act, 1993 - U.P. Basic Education Act, 1972 - S. 19 - Uttar Pradesh Basic Education (Teachers) Service Rules, 1981 - U.P. Basic Education (Teachers) Service (16th Amendment) Rules, 2012 - Qualification for appointment as teachers and conditions of service of teachers of basic schools - Teacher Eligibility Test (TET). (more…)

Kerala High Court

Actress Abduction Case; P. Gopalakrishnan @ Dileep Vs. State [Kerala High Court, 24-07-2017]

Penal Code, 1860 - Ss. 120(B), 342, 366, 376 (D), 411, 506 (1), 201, 212 & 34 - Information Technology Act, 2008 - Ss. 66 (E) & 67(A) - Actress Abduction Case - Conspiracy - Bail Application - A young actress was abducted in the busiest National Highway, taken through the city for about two and half hours, subjected to the shocking ordeal of sexual assault and video graphed, inside a moving car - The commission of crime is so cruel and diabolic and liable to shake the conscience of the society - Bail Application Dismissed. (more…)

Supreme Court of India

Service Law; Shubham Bahuuddeshiya Sanstha, Waddhamana Vs. Shri Dnyaneshwar Govindrao Daigavhane [Supreme Court of India, 17-07-2017]

Bombay Public Trust Act, 1950 - Maharashtra Employees of Private Schools (Conditions of Service) Regulation Act, 1977 - School Tribunal - Termination Order - Whether the order passed by the School Tribunal dated 30.01.2015, which upheld the Inquiry Report and, in consequence, the termination of respondent No.1, is legal or not? (more…)

Supreme Court of India

Service Law; State of Orissa Vs. Bibhisan Kanhar [Supreme Court of India, 17-07-2017]

Caste Certificate - Employment Exchange - Schedule Tribe Community (Kandha) - Appointed as a Farash - doubt raised - Proceedings were initiated for verification of caste certificate - found that the Respondent did not belong to the “Kandha” tribe - His caste was “Pano”, which is a Schedule Caste in the State of Orissa - The State Level Scrutiny Committee directed cancellation of the caste certificate and also recommended initiation of criminal prosecution - removal from service.  (more…)