Category Archives: Knowledge

Stamp Papers do not have expiry date : Supreme Court Judgment

By | December 19, 2018

In the case of Thiruvengada Pillai Vs. Navaneethammal and Anr. Supreme Court (Writ Petition (Civil) No. 290 of 2001) dated 9.02.2008 held that the stamp papers do not have any expiry period. Supreme Court held that the Indian Stamp Act, 1899 nowhere prescribes any expiry date for use of a stamp paper. Section 54 merely provides that a person possessing a stamp… Read More »

Mutatis mutandis – Explained with Examples

By | February 11, 2017

Mutatis mutandis Mutatis mutandis Meaning Making necessary alterations while not affecting the main point at issue.The necessary changes being made; with necessary changes The phrase is often used in legislation in applying or extending legislative provisions to same or similar circumstances of the same or similar subjects. It is nothing but a rule of adaptation.… Read More »

Google Keyboard -Easy search and Send on Mobile without copy paste

By | January 13, 2017

Google Keyboard- Gboard With Gboard for Android, you can search and send information, GIFs, emoji and more Gboard has everything you love about Google Keyboard—speed and reliability, Glide Typing, voice typing, and more—plus Google Search built in. No more app switching; just search and share, right from your keyboard. Gboard also has emoji search to… Read More »

Write on Paper and Auto Convert to Laptop – New Lenovo Yoga Book Launched

By | December 15, 2016

 New Lenovo Yoga Book Launched in India Instantly create and digitize notes or sketches using a stylus with real ink of new Lenovo Yoga Book. Type on the Halo keyboard that appears when you need it. The software-optimized keyboard auto-completes and auto-corrects as you type—letting you work quickly and accurately. Its haptic feedback and keyboard… Read More »

How Bill becomes Act

By | July 22, 2016

PASSAGE OF LEGISLATIVE PROPOSALS IN PARLIAMENT The basic function of Parliament is to make laws. All legislative proposals have to be brought in the form of Bills before Parliament. A Bill is a statute in draft and cannot become law unless it has received the approval of both the Houses of Parliament and the assent… Read More »

Concurrent List-SCHEDULE VII-Article 246-Constitution of India

By | June 12, 2016

The Constitution of India Article 246: Subject-matter of laws made by Parliament and by the Legislatures of States (1) Notwithstanding anything in clauses (2) and (3), Parliament has exclusive power to  make laws with respect to any of the matters enumerated in ‘List-I’ in the “Seventh Schedule” (referred as the Union List) (2) Notwithstanding anything in clause… Read More »

State list-SCHEDULE VII -Article 246 -Constitution of India

By | June 12, 2016

The Constitution of India Article 246: Subject-matter of laws made by Parliament and by the Legislatures of States (1) Notwithstanding anything in clauses (2) and (3), Parliament has exclusive power to  make laws with respect to any of the matters enumerated in ‘List-I’ in the “Seventh Schedule” (referred as the Union List) (2) Notwithstanding anything in clause… Read More »

Union List -Schedule VII of Article 246 of Constitution of India

By | June 12, 2016

Union List – Schedule 7-Article 246 of  The Constitution of India (After Constitution (One Hundred and First Amendment) Act, 2016.) Article 246: Subject-matter of laws made by Parliament and by the Legislatures of States (1) Notwithstanding anything in clauses (2) and (3), Parliament has exclusive power to  make laws with respect to any of the matters… Read More »

Res judicata

By | May 14, 2016

Res judicata Res judicata  also known as “Claim Preclusion”. It is a Latin term for “a matter already Judged.” It simply means that one cannot agitate a matter in a Court of law on which a Judgment has already been delivered. In British India the rule of Res Judicata was first introduced by Section 16… Read More »

Aadhaar card download online

By | May 2, 2016

Aadhaar card download     “Anyone who has misplaced his/her Aadhaar or is yet to receive Aadhaar card through post, can easily download an Aadhaar after providing certain details online. In case, a person does not remember the details, the Aadhaar can be downloaded and printed from the nearest authorized Aadhaar Kendra for a nominal… Read More »

Aadhaar card printed on ordinary paper is Valid

By | April 11, 2016

UIDAI cautions public against sharing of their Personal Information with unauthorized Agencies for Printing PVC (Plastic) Aadhaar Card The Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI) cautions people not to fall to ploys of some unscrupulous entities who are charging anywhere between Rs.50 to Rs.200 for printing Aadhaar on a plastic card in the name of… Read More »

How to Search on Google

By | April 8, 2016

Search on Google Q : How to use  Punctuation & symbols while doing Search on Google ? Punctuation & symbols Even though you can use the punctuation marks below when you search, including them doesn’t always improve the results. If Google don’t think the punctuation will give you better results, you’ll see suggested results for that search without… Read More »

Padma awardees List

By | March 29, 2016

President of India presents Padma Awards The President of India, Shri Pranab Mukherjee presented Padma Vibhushan, Padma Bhushan and Padma Shri awards today (March 28, 2016) at a Civil Investiture Ceremony held at Rashtrapati Bhavan.   Among the dignitaries present on the occasion were the Vice President of India, Prime Minister, Union Ministers of Home… Read More »

Key features of Bureau of Indian Standards Bill 2016

By | March 9, 2016

Standards certification for products and services concerning health, safety, and environment to be made mandatory New BIS Bill provides compensation to the consumers if the goods and services do not conform to the standards Self-declaration of conformity of the Standards introduced along with stringent penalty provisions for violation for ease of doing business Bureau of… Read More »

Name tags on registration plates of Vehicle not allowed : High Court

By | March 8, 2016

Held “No person of private or Government sector shall be permitted to fix a board, plaque or plate in front or back of a vehicle for any reason whatsoever. The fixation of such boards, plates or plaques are not permissible under Rule 50 referred hereinabove.Such boards, plates or plaques should be removed immediately while plying on road and should… Read More »

Chairman of Private Bank is Public Servant under prevention of corruption Act

By | February 28, 2016

Issue Whether the Chairman, Directors and Officers of Global Trust Bank Ltd. (a private bank before its amalgamation with the Oriental Bank of Commerce), can be said to be public servants for the purposes of their prosecution in respect of offences punishable under Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988 or not ? Held Under Clause (viii)… Read More »

FAQ on Budget and Railway Budget

By | February 24, 2016

WHAT IS THE BUDGET? A Government budget is a legal document that is – • Passed by the Parliament, and • Approved by the President. • The two basic elements of any budget are the revenues and expenses. WHEN IS THE BUDGET PRESENTED? The Union Budget is presented to Parliament in two parts i.e. Railway… Read More »

Scientists detect gravitational waves

By | February 14, 2016

Scientists detect gravitational waves Scientists have finally detected gravitational waves. First proposed by Albert Einstein 1916, gravitational waves are ripples in space and time that are produced when black holes collide and stars explode.