Tag: state

Government Companies as State Under Article 12

By Anonymous Introduction Article 12 of the Constitution of India defines “the state” as follows; “In this Part, unless the context otherwise requires, “the State’’ includes the Government and Parliament of India and the Government and the Legislature of each of the States and all local or other authorities within […]

Suits brought by or against Government or Public Officers

By Shrikanth Bhaskar, Vinay Narayan & Vinayak Ojha, GNLU Editor’s Note: Section 80 of the CPC provides for sending a notice to the government or a public officer if one wants to institute a suit against the government or against a public officer in respect of any act purporting to be […]

Article 12 and 13 Of The Constitution Of India

By Bani Mahajan, UILS Chandigarh Editor’s Note: In enacting fundamental rights in part III of our Constitution, the founding fathers showed that they had the will, and they were ready to adopt the means to confer legally enforceable fundamental rights. Part III of the Constitution is said to contain the Bill […]