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Kastoori Devi v/s Chiranji Lal, AIR 1960 ALL 446

Synopsis of the Judgement: The present decision given by the single judge bench of Allahabad High Court concerns itself with an important question under the law. Plaintiff is a wife of the respondent who had married to another woman. He at the primary stage entered into an agreement to pay maintenance to the wife but […]

The consideration for settling family disputes is love and affection, peace and harmony, and satisfaction. [Manali Singhal & Anr Vs. Ravi Singhal & others]

Manali Singhal & Anr Vs. Ravi Singhal & others, AIR 1999 Delhi 156 Before Delhi High Court Bench– Mohd. Shamim, J. Decided on: 1st October 1998. Counsels for plaintiff- Mr. Arun Jaitely, Sr. Adv., Mr.D.N. Goverdhan and Ms. Pinki Anand Counsels for Defendant- Mr. Y.P. Narula and Mr. Kirti Uppal Brief Facts– The wife and husband are […]

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: […]