The Real Estate Bill, 2015 that was passed by the Rajya Sabha recently will bring in many welcome changes to the way in which the real estate sector is currently functioning. The Bill, apart from providing more transparency, also has provisions that will largely eliminate many ambiguities that have led to several disputes between promoters and purchasers.
In a fit of inebriated rage, in the wee hours of 29 January 2015, Muhammed Nisham, the very wealthy owner of the King's group of companies, rammed his Hummer into a hapless security guard, Chandrabose, who later died of his injuries. On 21 January, 2016, Nisham was sentenced to a life term by a Kerala court. Here is a rare case that has progressed from investigation to judgement within a year from the date of occurrence.
There are striking similarities between cricket and life. Cricket, they say, is a game of glorious uncertainties. Life is filled with far more glorious uncertainties. The 22 yards in the middle is the same for everyone. It is up to each one of us to make good use of the pitch considering the attendant factors such as swing, seam, turn and bounce.