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Jun 22, 2017
SC issues notice to Centre, West Bengal govt on pregnant woman's plea to abort 23-week foetusThe Supreme Court on Wednesday sought responses from the Centre and the West Bengal government on a plea of a 23-week pregnant woman to abort 23-week foetus
Jun 17, 2017
Jammu and Kashmir govt willing to introduce GST but only with consensus, says Naeem AktharJammu and Kashmir government termed GST as a "good tax reform" but said it will not push for implementation till there is complete consensus on the issue.
Jun 06, 2017
Justice CS Karnan row: President has sent request for relief to home ministry, says NLCJustice CS Karnan, who was sentenced to six months of imprisonment by the Supreme Court for contempt, is in hiding, according to media reports. Set to retire on 12 June, Karnan has sought meetings with the president and the prime minister.
May 26, 2017
India's criminal justice system: An example of justice delayed, justice deniedIn the criminal justice sphere, the introduction of “fast-track” courts, jail-adalats (“prison courts”), and plea-bargaining were introduced with much fanfare, although their success is yet to be demonstrated.
May 19, 2017
Jharkhand Chief Minister Raghubar Das unfazed as tribal welfare minister post lies vacantIt is not politics but policy that binds the State and the civil society in purpose. The Constitution binds us more than any book of faith. Only by strictly adhering to it can we turn equality from an ideal into reality. It seems that Jharkhand Chief Minister Raghubar Das isn’t completely familiar with the text of the Constitution. Or his duty to uphold it.
May 19, 2017
Can the right to privacy be negotiated?The right to privacy is a right to be negotiated and more to be seen on the government initiatives as we move along.
May 03, 2017
Aadhaar mandatory for PAN cards: AG's comment reveals a state obsessed with surveilling its citizens; a remnant of colonial rulesWhile the Government of India's logic with related to linking of Aadhaar with PAN cards make it look like an intrusive force, we should worry more about laws that are still largely colonial remnants as they make it easy for the state to behave in such a manner and even to seek support to intrude into citizen's rights
May 01, 2017
Centre tells SC it has discussed minority issues with Jammu and Kashmir govtUnion ministries have held a meeting with Jammu and Kashmir government to find a solution to issues, including whether the 68 percent Muslims in the state can be regarded as minority and can avail benefits under that category, the Centre told the Supreme Court on Monday.
Apr 28, 2017
Male chauvinism has no room in a civilised society: Supreme CourtNew Delhi: Male chauvinism has no room in a civilised society and the "obnoxious" act of eve-teasing affected justice and the rights of a woman, the Supreme Court has held.
Apr 21, 2017
Dissent gagged: Ambiguity of free speech laws in IndiaIndia is a democracy and citizens have a constitutionally guaranteed right to a freedom of speech and expression which they can enforce via the Indian court system.