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NRIs have right to possess property in Punjab/Chandigarh: SC

Upholding the constitutional validity of Section 13-B of the East Punjab Urban Rent Restriction Act, 1949 (“Act”), the Supreme Court of India clarified that non-resident Indians (“NRI”) have the right to recover immediate possession of residential or non-residential buildings in … Continue reading

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SC pronounces directions over decline in female child ratio

Concerned over enough progress not being made in controlling the decline in female child ratio in the country, the Supreme Court of India pronounced the following directions: 1. The Central Supervisory Board and the State and Union Territories Supervisory Boards, … Continue reading

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Supreme Court of India issues directions against eve-teasing

Finding the provisions of Protection of Woman against Sexual Harassment at Workplace Bill, 2010 (still pending with the Parliament) not sufficient to curb eve-teasing, the Supreme Court of India issued the following directions: – (1) All the State Governments and … Continue reading

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