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Legal Provisions Related To Honour Killings In India

Legal Provisions Related To Honour Killings In India

Honour killing refers to the killing of a person by his or her family members because he is said to have brought down the image of the family by doing some wrong act such as inter-caste marriage, etc. These types of practices are more common in rural areas. Coming to the point regarding legal provisions […]

Robbery

OFFENCE OF ROBBERY AS UNDER INDIAN PENAL CODE In layman’s terms, ‘to rob’ implies to deprive a person of his or her property. And one may wonder how at all robbery then is distinguished from extortion or theft? Essentially, in the latter two too, a person is deprived of property. Here comes the fine nuances […]

Offence Of Mischief Under Indian Law

‘Mischief’ is defined under section 425 of the Indian Penal Code. In fact, the section corresponds to the offence known in English law as “malicious injury to property” in which malice is presumed from the nature of the act committed and its illegality. Section 425 of the IPC based on the principle enunciated in the […]