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Political parties are ‘public authorities’: CIC

Central Information Commssion (“CIC”) held that political parties are ‘public authorities’ under the Righ to Information Act (“Act”), thus under an obligation to disclose the source of their income. CIC reasoned that the political parties are indirectly ‘substantially financed’ by … Continue reading

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Deemed vesting of surplus land under Urban Land Ceiling Act would not amount to taking de facto possession of land by govt: SC

In an important ruling that will clear many cases pending under Urban Land Ceiling Act (“Act”), the Supreme Court of India has clarified that the deemed vesting of surplus land under Section 10(3) of the Act would not amount to … Continue reading

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