Laxmi Ratan Engineering Works vs. Assistant Commissioner of Sales Tax and Another AIR 1968 SC 488, 1968 SCR (1) 505

Case Name: Laxmi Ratan Engineering Works vs. Assistant Commissioner of Sales Tax and Another Citation: AIR 1968 SC 488, 1968 SCR (1) 505 Jurisdiction: Supreme Court of India Judgement: The Supreme Court upheld the validity of the tax assessment conducted by the Assistant Commissioner of Sales Tax, stating that it was in accordance with the … Read more

Tarapore & Co., Madras vs. M/S. V/O Tractors Export, Moscow 1970 AIR 891, 1969 SCR (2) 920

Case Name: Tarapore & Co., Madras vs. M/S. V/O Tractors Export, Moscow Citation: 1970 AIR 891, 1969 SCR (2) 920 Jurisdiction: This case was heard in the Supreme Court of India. Judgement: The Supreme Court of India ruled in favor of Tarapore & Co., Madras, stating that the contract was frustrated due to the Indian … Read more

Sant Ram vs. Labh Singh AIR 1965 SC 314

Case Name: Sant Ram v. Labh Singh Citation: AIR 1965 SC 314 Jurisdiction: Supreme Court of India Judgement: The Supreme Court of India ruled that Labh Singh was the rightful owner of the disputed land, emphasizing the importance of legal documents to establish ownership. The court held that mere possession, even for an extended period … Read more

D.K. Basu vs. State of West Bengal (1997) 1 SCC 416: 1997 SCC (Cri) 92

Case Name: D.K. Basu vs State of West Bengal Citation: (1997) 1 SCC 416: 1997 SCC (Cri) 92 Jurisdiction: Supreme Court of India Judgement: The Supreme Court of India delivered a landmark judgement in the case of D.K. Basu vs State of West Bengal (1997) 1 SCC 416: 1997 SCC (Cri) 92. The judgement laid … Read more

Vishaka & Others vs. State of Rajasthan AIR 1997 SC 3011 (1997) 6 SCC 241

Case Name: Vishaka & Others vs. State of Rajasthan Citation: Jurisdiction: Supreme Court of India Judgement: In the Vishaka & Others vs. State of Rajasthan case, the Supreme Court of India ruled that the incident in question violated the fundamental right to life and personal liberty (Article 21) of the Constitution). The Court emphasized the … Read more

M.C. Mehta vs. Union of India & Ors. (1987) 1 SCC 395

Case Name: M.C. Mehta v. Union of India & Ors. Citation: (1987) 1 SCC 395 Jurisdiction: Supreme Court of India Judgement: The Supreme Court held that the right to a clean environment is a fundamental right encompassed within the broader ambit of the right to life and personal liberty guaranteed under Article 21 of the … Read more

Kesavananda Bharati vs. State of Kerala AIR 1973 SC 1461

Case Name: Kesavananda Bharati v. State of Kerala Citation: AIR 1973 SC 1461 Jurisdiction: Supreme Court of India Judgement: Landmark judgment that established the doctrine of the “basic structure” of the Constitution, ruling that while the Parliament can amend the Constitution, it cannot alter its basic structure or essential features. Abstract Kesavananda Bharati v. State … Read more