Articles by shiningpath
Mar 20, 2013
It is time to fix India's criminal justice systemA deep-dive into the sanctioned strength, vacancies, disposal rates and pendency reveals an eerily similar bottle-necking across all courts.
Feb 20, 2013
92nd in the global Freedom Index ratings, how 'free' are Indians really?What is deeply troubling is the fact that there has been a consistent slide in rankings over the past few years.
Feb 06, 2013
Where the two PILs targeting political parties have reachedThis write-up will focus on 2 such cases that could have far-reaching implications on the quality of politics as well as politicians.
Feb 01, 2013
Will Justice JS Verma join the junkyard of forgotten committees?A look at various committes that have probed issues ranging from police reforms to political reforms.
Jan 14, 2013
Electoral reforms and India: Two PILs that you should keep your eye onThese two PILs could have far-reaching implications on the quality of politics as well as politicians in India.
Dec 29, 2012
Notes from hell: Ah, such deceit and chicanery...Will we really do something now that the Braveheart is dead, or will the nobler feelings prove transient before we move on to something else?
Dec 23, 2012
The dark, other side of Delhi rape: Lawbreakers as elected lawmakersRevealing about how jurisprudence is sometimes the closet that hides political skeletons.
Dec 04, 2012
Usual Suspects headed for Gujarat Assembly!In a recently released report by Gujarat Election Watch, which has analyzed the affidavits of 482 out of the 846 candidates who are contesting first phase of Gujarat Elections, the facts that jump out are irrefutably monstrous.
Nov 10, 2012
Rahul Gandhi: PM-in-waiting despite all this?Given his sketchy record in Indian politics, should Rahul Gandhi be heralded as the next head of the Congress and PM in waiting?
Nov 08, 2012
Rahul Gandhi and Kargil: Where are the critical media?Did the media let off Congress general secretary Rahul Gandhi too easy over his comments linking FDI in the retail sector to the Kargil conflict?