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Marital Rape: Does Consent Matter or not ?

Introduction
“Rape is rape irrespective of whether it is committed within or outside marriage”

Marriage in Indian society is considered to be a sacred institution; it is the very foundation of a stable family and a civilized society However it is not so true in real.  Marital rape is one such brutality.

Cabinet Approves the Commercial Courts, Commercial Division and Commercial Division of High Court (Amendment) Bill 2018

The Union Cabinet chaired by Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi has approved the Commercial Courts, Commercial Division and Commercial Appellate Division of High Courts (Amendment) Bill, 2018 for introduction in the Parliament.
The Bill seeks to achieve the following objectives

• The Bill brings down the specified value of a commercial dispute

Difference between Culpable Homicide (s.299) and Murder (s.300)

INTRODUCTION
Homicide means the killing of a man by man. The homicide may be lawful or unlawful. Culpable homicide means death through human agency punishable by law. All murders are culpable homicide but all culpable homicide is not murder. There are two classes of culpable homicide :
1. Culpable Homicide Amounting to Murder: It

Indian Contract Act

Introduction
The Indian Contract Act occupies the most important place in the Commercial Law. Without contract Act, it would have been difficult to carry on trade or any other business activity and in employment law. It is not only the business community which is concerned with the Contract Act, but it

PENALTY FOR OFFENCES UNDER PASSPORT ACT, 1967

Passports Act, 1967
In this Act, unless the context otherwise requires,

(a) “departure”, with its grammatical variations and cognate expressions, means departure from India by water, land or air;

(b) “passport” means a passport issued or deemed to have been issued under this Act;

(c) “passport authority” means an officer or authority empowered under