Tag Archives: Interpretation of Statutes

Husband and wife are not separate entities when the wife is dependent on him. [Surjit Singh v/s. MTNL]

Surjit Singh vs Mahanagar Telephone Nigam Ltd  Civil Appeal No  5354 of 2002 Before the Supreme Court of India Decided on: 21 April 2008. Bench: H. K. Sema and Markandey Katju, JJ. Author of the Judgement: Justice Markandey Katju. Counsel for the appellant: Shri R.L. Kapoor Counsel for the respondent: Shri Amarendra Saran, learned Addl. Solicitor General Brief Facts: […]

[Case Brief] U.P. Bhoodan Yagna Samiti, V/s. Braj Kishore and Others

The Bhoodan Movement or $6-Land Gift Movement was an intentional land change development in India, began by Acharya Vinoba Bhave in 1951 at Pochampally town in Telangana which is presently known as Bhoodan Pochampally. U.P. Bhoodan Yagna Samiti, V/s. Braj Kishore and Others Civil Appeal Nos. 1866-68 of 1988 Supreme Court of India Bench: G.L. […]