Monthly Archives: March 2016

Contract and its essential elements under the Indian Contract Act

A contract is a voluntary arrangement between two or more parties that is enforceable at law as a binding legal agreement. As per Halsbury’s Laws of England, “A Contract is an agreement made between two or more persons which is … Continue reading

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Difference between Culpable Homicide and Murder

The word homicide is derived from two Latin words – ‘homo’ and ‘cido’. Homo means human and cido means killing by a human. Homicide means killing of a human being by another human being. All Murders are culpable Homicides but … Continue reading

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Advantages and Disadvantages of International Trade

International trade is trade among different countries or trade across political frontiers. International trade, thus, refers to the exchange of goods and services between one country or region and another. However, International trade has many advantages as well as disadvantages. … Continue reading

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Concept of Maintenance under the Hindu Marriage Act

The provisions of maintenance pendent lite and permanent alimony have been provided under sections 24 and 25 of the Hindu Marriage Act respectively. Unlike the provisions of maintenance in other statutes, it provides relief to both the husband and the … Continue reading

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World Water Day 2016 – Better Water, Better Jobs

World Water Day is an international observance celebrated on March 22 every year. The day focuses attention on the importance of freshwater and advocates for the sustainable management of freshwater resources. This day is an opportunity to learn more about … Continue reading

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Sources of Hindu Law – Ancient and Modern

The word ‘Hindu’ first appeared in the Old Persian language which was derived from the Sanskrit word Sindhu, the historic local designation for the Indus River in the north-western part of the Indian subcontinent. A Hindu is an adherent of … Continue reading

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Prohibition of Discriminatory Tariffs for Data Services Regulations, 2016

Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) issued the ‘Prohibition of Discriminatory Tariffs for Data Services Regulations, 2016. The prohibition of discriminatory tariff for data services is necessary to ensure that service providers continue to fulfill their obligations in keeping the … Continue reading

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