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Oct 23, 2017
Rajasthan govt's Criminal Laws Bill is bound to fail test of constitutionality under Articles 14, 19The Rajasthan government's Bill, in its current form, is sure to fail the test of constitutionality both under Article 14 and under Article 19.
Oct 12, 2017
Sex with wife below 18 is rape, rules SC; Tells Centre, states to take proactive steps to prohibit child marriagesThe Supreme Court ruling that sexual relations by a man with his minor wife would be considered rape will be instrumental in preventing child marriages
Aug 29, 2017
Supreme Court rights old judicial wrongs in landmark Right to Privacy verdict, shows State its rightful placeThe Supreme Court by its decision on Right to Privacy not only restated the liberties and values outlined in the Preamble, but also corrected some past judicial wrongs
Aug 22, 2017
Triple talaq verdict: India committed to gender equality, SC says in minority judgementIndia is committed to gender equality and eradication of discrimination on the basis of sex, the Supreme Court on Tuesday said in its minority verdict on the practice of triple talaq among Muslims.
Jul 23, 2017
Parliamentary panel: Transgender bill does not address important civil rights issuesparliamentary panel has criticised the government's draft transgender bill for not addressing important civil rights issues such as marriage and divorce
Jun 04, 2017
Kerala High Court forcing adult married woman to live with her parents is regressive, violates constitutional rightsA Kerala High Court judgment forcing a married Muslim woman to live with her Hindu parents seems to state that a woman is a property in a man’s house, always 'allowed' and 'permitted' to do things, her identity invariably tied to her father, brother or husband
May 25, 2017
Centre must outlaw female genital mutilation, take proactive steps to end 'cruel' practice in IndiaThe Indian government must pay heed to the petition on Supreme Court and take steps to ban female genital mutilation (female khatna) as it is unconstitutional and an egregious violation of human rights
Mar 28, 2017
Triple Talaq: Muslim Law Board's stand in Supreme Court rebuffs Quran, ConstitutionIf the Supreme Court declares the practice of instant triple talaq, which is given in one sitting, as illegal, the apex court's decision will still be as per the Quran
May 27, 2016
Supreme Court refuses to stay NEET ordinance, says its validity can be challengedThe Supreme Court on Friday refused to stay the NEET ordinance on the ground it violated Article 14 of the constitution.
Jan 07, 2016
Delhi private school quotas: It's easy to hate Kejriwal, but here are 62 reasons to love himIn a far-reaching reform initiative, Delhi government scrapped management and all other quotas except for the economically weaker sections in private schools for nursery admissions, putting 75 per cent of total seats in the open.