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  • SC/ST Reservation In Promotions

    06/06/2018

    SC/ST Reservation In Promotions: SC Permits Govt. To Proceed With ‘As Per The Law’ Till The Decision Of Constitution Bench On May 17, a bench of Justice Kurian Joseph and Justice Mohan M Shantanagoudar, hearing an SLP against the 2011 judgment of the Punjab & Haryana High Court quashing a similar OM in pursuance of M Nagaraj, had directed “that the pendency of thisSpecial Leave Petition shall not stand in the way of Union of India taking steps for the purpose of promotio...

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  • Justices L. Nageswara Rao and Mohan M. Shantanagoudar refused to stay the nativity criterion introduced by the Kerala government for admission to medical courses

    28/05/2018

    Supreme Court on Monday refused to intervene in a petition alleging that the Pinarayi Vijayan-led LDF government in Kerala, by insisting on 100% nativity as a pre-condition for medical admissions, is interfering in the fundamental rights of minority-run, private and unaided professional institutions to manage their own affairs and reach out to students from the central counselling list. http://www.thehindu.com/news/national/kerala/sc-refuses-to-intervene-in-keralas-100-nativity-criterion-in-med...

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  • Don’t get into tusk trouble, says SC

    15/05/2018

    Don’t get into tusk trouble, says SC Court settles the law in 20-year-old case that ivory is 'government property' To whom do tusks of elephants belong? The Supreme Court has ruled that tusks are the property of the government. A three-judge Bench led by Chief Justice of India Dipak Misra filled a half-a-century vacuum in law, with its interpretation that “there cannot be an iota of doubt” about government having the right. The court was examining the Kerala Forests ...

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  • Smuggling done before UAPA amendment not 'terrorist act', says Kerala High Court

    27/04/2018

    Nedumbassery FICN case: Smuggling done before UAPA amendment not 'terrorist act', says Kerala High Court The Kerala High Court has held the production or smuggling of high-quality counterfeit Indian paper currency in India committed prior to the enforcement of the amendment made to Section 15 of the Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act (UAPA) was not punishable as a 'terrorist act' mentioned under Section 18 of the Act. A Full Bench of the court passed the order on the petitio...

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  • Govt. can seek rethink on Joseph’s name: CJI

    27/04/2018

    Govt. can seek rethink on Joseph’s name: CJI The CJI said the government was free to send back Justice Joseph's name to the Supreme Court Collegium for reconsideration. "As per Constitution Bench decisions, the government can send the file [Justice Joseph's] back for reconsideration... when they send it back, we [Collegium] will consider it appropriately," http://www.thehindu.com/news/national/sc-refuses-to-stay-warrant-of-appointment-of-indu-malhotra

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Latest Judgement

Ordinance /Bills

  • 9 of 2011
    The Labour Laws (Eexemption from Furnishing Returns and Maintaining Registers by Certain Establishments) Amendment Bill, 2011 Labour and Employment
  • 10 of 2011
    THE Mines (Amendment) Bill, 2011Labour and Employment
  • 1 of 2011
    The Kerala Police (Amendment) ordinance,2011 Kerala Police
  • 361
    The Kerala Muncipality (Fourth Amendment) Bill, 2010Kerala Muncipality
  • No.23459/Leg.B2/2012
    The Travancore-Cochin Hindu Religious Institutions (Amendment) Ordinance, 2012
  • No.23460/Leg.B2/2012
    The Madras Hindu Religious and Charitable Endowments
  • No.24831/Leg.C1/2012
    The Kerala Panchayat Raj (Third Amendment) Ordinance, 2012Governor
  • No.9 of 2014
    The Right to Fair Compensation and Transparency in Land Acquisition, Rehabilitation and Resettlement (Amendment) Ordinance, 2014President of India
  • No..6 of 2004
    The National Commission for Minority Educational Institutions Ordinance, 2004
  • K.G. No.36 dated 6.9
    THE KERALA COURT FEES AND SUITS VALUATION (AMENDMENT) BILL, 2005
  • ORDINANCE NO.6 OF 20
    The Kovalam Palace (Taking Over by Resumption) Ordinance, 2005
  • (NO.5 OF 2004)
    THE ENFORCEMENT OF SECURITY INTEREST AND RECOVERY OF DEBTSLAWS (AMENDMENT) ORDINANCE, 2004
  • K.G. Extra. No. 58 d
    The Local Self Government Institution Laws (Amendment) Ordinance, 2005
  • K.G. Extra. No.66 dt
    The Kerala Tourism (Conservation and Preservation of Areas) Ordinance, 2005
  • No. 1 of 2005
    The Sree Sankaracharya University of Sanskrit (Amendment) Ordinance, 2005
  • No. 8 of 2002
    The Kerala Court Fees and Slits Valuation (Amendment) Ordinance, 2002
  • No.9 of 2002
    he Kerala General Sales Tax (Amendment) Ordinance, 2002
  • No.1 of 2004
    The Prevention of Terrorism (Repeal) Ordinance, 2004
  • No.2 of 2004
    The Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Amendment Ordinance, 2004
  • 1 OF 2003
    The Kerala Stay of Eviction Proceedings (Amendment) Ordinance, 2003
  • 2 OF 2003
    The Local Self Government Institution Laws (Amendment) Ordinance, 2003
  • 3 OF 2003
    The Indian Electricity (Kerala Amendment) Ordinance, 2003
  • No. 6 of 2003
    The Kerala Stamp (Amendment) Ordinance, 2003
  • 4 of 2003
    The Kerala General Sales Tax (Amendment) Ordinance, 2003 Ordinance No. 4 of 2003
  • No.6 of 2015
    The Negotiable Instruments (Amendment) Ordinance, 2015
  • No. 6 of 2002
    The Kerala Co-Operative Societies (Amendment) Ordnance, 2002
  • NO.7 OF 2002
    The Abkari (Amendment) Ordinance, 2002
  • NO.34 OF 2
    The Kerala Road Fund Ordinance, 2001
  • NO.3 OF 2001
    The Kerala Forest (Vesting and Management of Ecologically Fragile Lands) Ordinance, 2001
  • NO.10 OF 2001
    The Kerala Headload Workers' (Amendment) Ordinance, 2001
  • NO.2 OF 2001
    The Kerala Child Labour (Release, Rehabilitation and Welfare) Ordinance, 2001
  • No. 16 of 2000
    The Kerala Advocates' Welfare Fund (Amendment) Ordinance, 2000
  • No. XII of 2002
    Industrial Disputes (Amendment) Bill, 2002
  • No. XI of 2002
    CONTRACT LABOUR (REGULATION AND ABOLITION) (AMENDMENT) BILL, 2002
  • No. XVII of 2002
    PAYMENT OF BONUS (AMENDMENT) BILL, 2002
  • No.XXXVI of 2002
    Payment of Wages (Amendment) Bill, 2002
  • K.G. Extra No.71
    The Code of Criminal Procedure (Kerala Amendment) Bill, 2000
  • Nil
    The Kerala Felonious Activities (Prevention) Ordinance, 2005
  • ORDINANCE NO.23 OF 2
    he Arthapalisa, Jenmibhogam and Karathil Chilavu (Abolition) Ordinance, 2005
  • ORDINANCE NO. 17 OF
    Public Accountants (Amendment) Ordinance, 2005 (Kerala)
  • ORDINANCE NO.24 OF 2
    The Kerala Shops and Commercial Establishments Workers' Welfare Fund Ordinance, 2005
  • No 3 of 2013]
    The Criminal Law (Amendment) Ordinance, 2013Nil
  • K.G. Extra No.1150
    The Travancore - Cochin Hindu Religious Institutions (Amendment) Ordinance, 2012 Ordinance No. 58 of 2012Nil
  • K.G. Extra No.1151
    The Madras Hindu Religious and Charitable Endowments (Amendment) Ordinance, 2012 Ordinance No. 59 of 2012Nil
  • K.G. Extra No.1261
    The Kerala Panchayat Raj (Third Amendment) Ordinance, 2012 Ordinance No.62 of 2012Nil
  • K.G. Extra No.2176
    The Indian Divorce (Kerala Amendment) Bill, 1999,
  • K.G. Extra No. 2199
    The Kerala Advocates' Welfare Fund (Amendment) Bill, 1999Nil
  • K.G. Extra No.96
    The Kerala State Commission for Backward Classes (Amendment) Ordinance, 2000Nil
  • G.O.I.Extra.Pt.11
    The Recovery of Debts Due to Banks and Financial Institutions (Amendment) Ordinance, 2000Nil
  • G.O.I. Ext.Ordi.No.7
    The Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Amendment Ordinance, 2014Nil
  • Bill No. 96 of 2014
    The National Judicial Appointments Commission Bill, 2014
  • No.7 of 2015
    Negotiable Instruments (Amendment) Second Ordinance, 2015Pranab Kumar Mukherjee
  • No. 8 of 2015
    The Commercial Courts, Commercial Division and Commercial Appellate Division of High Courts Ordinance, 2015
  • No. 22 of 2017
    The Kerala Investment Promotion and Facilitation Ordinance, 2017
  • No.23 of 2017
    The Travancore-Cochiin Hindu Religious Institutions (Amendment)
  • Notn.No.26798/Leg. B
    The Kerala Conservation of Paddy Land And Wetland (Amendment) Ordinance, 2017
  • Ord. No.30 of 2017
    <p> The Kerala High Court Amendment Ordinance, 2017</p>
  • Ordinance No. 4 of 2
    <p> <strong style="color: rgb(0, 144, 255); text-align: center;"><span style="font-family: arial, sans-serif;"><span style="font-size: 12pt;">The Abkari (Amendment) Ordinance, 2018</span></span></strong></p>
  • Ordinance No. 2 of 2
    <p> <strong style="text-align: center;"><span style="font-family: arial, sans-serif;"><span style="font-size: 12pt;">The Kerala Co-operative Societies (Amendment) Ordinance, 2018</span></span></strong></p>
  • Ordinance No. 7 of 2
    <p> <strong style="text-align: center;"><span style="font-family: arial, sans-serif;"><span style="font-size: 12pt;">The Kerala Municipality (Amendment) Ordinance, 2018</span></span></strong></p>
  • No.2 of 2018
    <p> <strong style="font-size: 18px; text-align: center;"><span style="font-variant-numeric: normal; font-variant-east-asian: normal; font-variant-caps: small-caps;"><span style="color: black;">The Criminal Law (Amendment) Ordinance, 2018</span></span></strong></p>
  • No.1 of 2018
    <p> <strong style="font-size: 18px; text-align: center;"><span style="color: rgb(0, 144, 255);">The&nbsp; Fugitive&nbsp; Economic&nbsp; Offenders&nbsp; Ordinance,&nbsp; 2018</span></strong></p>
  • ORDINANCE No. 4 OF 2
    <p> <span style="font-family: arial, sans-serif; font-size: 16px; text-align: center;">THE ABKARI (AMENDMENT) ORDINANCE, 2018</span></p>
  • ORDINANCE No. 2 OF 2
    <p> <span style="color: rgb(0, 144, 255); font-family: arial, sans-serif; font-size: 18px; text-align: center;">THE KERALA CO-OPERATIVE SOCIETIES (AMENDMENT) ORDINANCE, 2018</span></p>
  • ORDINANCE No. 7 OF 2
    <p> <span style="font-family: arial, sans-serif; font-size: 16px; text-align: center;">THE KERALA MUNICIPALITY (AMENDMENT) ORDINANCE, 2018</span></p>
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Government Order / Circular
  • 13402/J2/12/G

    Appointment and Deployment of Teachers in Aided ... read more... 10-Apr-2012

  • D2/7318/12/DPI

    Period of Probation of Officers in State Service ... read more... 03-Apr-2012

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