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Jan 20, 2017
Jallikattu protests: If we can eat animals, why does it matter how we treat them?It is sad that in the name of culture practices like jallikattu continue to be defended.
Jan 02, 2017
Supremem Court holds repromulgation of ordinance "impermissible", terms it "fraud" on the ConstitutionThe majority verdict said, "Repromulgation of ordinances is constitutionally impermissible since it represents an effort to overreach the legislative body which is a primary source of law making authority in a parliamentary democracy.
Dec 20, 2016
Supreme Court to examine whether courts can add 'rigorous' to life termsCan the word 'rigorous' be added by courts when they award life imprisonment? The Supreme Court has agreed to examine the question whether courts are statutorily empowered to make life imprisonments tougher for the convicts by adding "rigorous" (harsh) to life sentence as the law does not provide for this.
Dec 20, 2016
Madras HC's order declaring Sharia courts illegal is a start; Supreme Court must follow suitThe Madras High Court order of 19 December that declared Sharia courts functioning from mosques across Tamil Nadu as illegal is of far-reaching consequences
Dec 20, 2016
Kodava protests in Karnataka: Warring factions must unite and speak in one voiceThe Kodavas in Karnataka are up in arms again.
Dec 17, 2016
SC sets aside Jammu and Kashmir High Court order, rules state has no vestige outside the ConstitutionJammu and Kashmir has "no vestige" of sovereignty outside the Indian Constitution and its own, while the citizens of the state are "first and foremost" citizens of India, the Supreme Court has held.
Dec 10, 2016
Triple Talaq: Shiv Sena asks Prime Minister Modi to bring changes in Sharia lawDays after the Allahabad High Court termed the practice of triple talaq as 'cruel', the Shiv Sena on Saturday asked Prime Minister Narendra Modi to give his nod to bring changes in Sharia law in the interest of Muslim women.
Dec 09, 2016
Triple Talaq: Muslim Personal Law once again becomes fall guy for 'progressive judgments'On Thursday, the Allahabad High Court delivered another judgment remarking on triple talaq, in a spate of what is going to be a never ending spiral of opinions on divorce under Muslim Personal Law
Dec 07, 2016
Govt had reservations but accepted SC verdict on scrapping NJAC Act, says PrasadPrasad said that the government did not want to interfere in the judicial process, and it had accepted the SC's ruling scrapping the NJACommission Act.
Dec 02, 2016
National Anthem: Forcing citizens to honour nation is greatest insult to India’s honourWhat does it mean to love one's country? Tagore clearly loved his country. He loved it so much that he wrote a song called Bhārat Bhāgya Vidhātā in the year 1911 about an eternal charioteer guiding his country through the ages and dispensing it's destiny.