Monthly Archives: January 2016

New Prison Manual 2016

Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh has approved a new model prison manual, which aims to bring in uniformity in rules and regulations governing the administration of prisons and the management of prisoners all over India. Key revisions in the new … Continue reading

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Summons Case and Warrant Case

The terms ‘summons case’ and ‘warrant case’ are in reference to the procedure adopted for the trial of the case. The Code of Criminal Procedure, 1973 defines a summons case and a warrant case as: According to Section 2(w) “summons-case” … Continue reading

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Types of Mortgages in India

The word mortgage is derived from a “Law French” term meaning “death pledge”, and refers to the pledge ending (dying) when either the obligation is fulfilled or the property is taken through foreclosure. The borrower (called the mortgagor) uses a mortgage … Continue reading

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