Transfer of Property Act

TRANSFER OF PROPERTY ACT, 1882 An Act to amend the law relating to the Transfer of Property by act of parties. Preamble– Whereas it is expedient to define and amend certain parts of the law relating to the transfer of property by act of parties; it is hereby enacted asKeep Reading

The Minimum Wages Act 1948

THE MINIMUM WAGES ACT, 1948 An Act to provide for fixing minimum rates of wages in certain employments. WHEREAS it is expedient to provide for fixing minimum rates of wages in certain employments; It is hereby enacted as follows- (Note- This Act has been extended to Dadra and Nagar HaveliKeep Reading

RTI Act, 2005 WritingLaw

THE RIGHT TO INFORMATION ACT, 2005 An Act to provide for setting out the practical regime of right to information for citizens to secure access to information under the control of public authorities, in order to promote transparency and accountability in the working of every public authority, the constitution ofKeep Reading

Indian Majority Act, 1875 WritingLaw

THE INDIAN MAJORITY ACT, 1875 An Act to amend the law respecting the age of majority. Preamble. WHEREAS, in the case of persons domiciled in India it is expedient to specify the age of Majority; It is hereby enacted as follows- 1. Short title. This Act may be called theKeep Reading

ENVIRONMENT PROTECTION ACT

THE ENVIRONMENT (PROTECTION) ACT, 1986 An Act to provide for the protection and improvement of environment and for matters connected there with: WHEREAS the decisions were taken at the United Nations Conference on the Human Environment held at Stockholm in June, 1972, in which India participated, to take appropriate stepsKeep Reading

Stand for corruption WL

The Central Vigilance Commission’s efforts to promote probity in public life and to achieve corruption free India. The week in which 31st October — the birthday of late Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel falls, is observed as Vigilance Awareness Week. The observance of Vigilance Awareness Week renews our commitment to achieve theKeep Reading

Right to Live with Dignity

The honourable Supreme Court today in Nambi Narayanan’s case observed that Reputation of an individual is an insegregable (inseparable) facet of his right to life with dignity, and in this case fundamental right under Article 21 has been gravely affected. There can be no scintilla of doubt that the appellant,Keep Reading

Family Courts Act

THE FAMILY COURTS ACT, 1984 An Act to provide for the establishment of Family Courts with a view to promote conciliation in, and secure speedy settlement of, disputes relating to marriage and family affairs and for matters connected therewith. Be it enacted by Parliament in the Thirty-fifth Year of the Republic of India asKeep Reading

sexual harassment of women at workplace

SEXUAL HARASSMENT OF WOMEN AT WORKPLACE (PREVENTION, PROHIBITION AND REDRESSAL) ACT, 2013 An Act to provide protection against sexual harassment of women at workplace and for the prevention and redressal of complaints of sexual harassment and of matters connected therewith or incidental thereto. Where as sexual harassment results in violationKeep Reading