Nanabhoy "Nani" Ardeshir Palkhivala was born in 1920 in Bombay. He was one of India's most eminent jurist and an expert economist. His knowledge on matters related to the constitution and tax matters was unparalleled. Palkhivala's biggest success came in the form of his contribution to the famous Kesavananda Bharati vs. The State of Kerala case, that ensured that the basic structure of the Indian constitution is not altered by the legislature. Read more...
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Date of Publication: 20 February 1976 Published by: Forum of Free Enterprise
The Indian Libertarian
Volume : 5, Issue : 31, Published on : June 15, 1958
Sixth National Convention : Swatantra Souvenir
Published on : 1973
The Supreme Court's Judgement on the Constitution (42nd Amendment) Act, 1976
Published on : June 20, 1980
Making Indian Industry Globally Competitive
Published on : May 15, 1995
The Union Budget 1995-96 : Bypassing parliamentary Select Committee
Published on : March 21, 1995
Talks & Lectures
S. Divakara on Nani Palkhivala's Union Budget Commentaries
S. Divakara, Director-General of the Forum of Free Enterprise speaking about Nani Palkhivala's famous Union Budget commentaries. These commentaries used to be annually organised by the Forum in Bombay soon after Finance Minister's annual budget speeches.