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Oct 30, 2017
What is Article 35A: Law on Jammu and Kashmir autonomy was enacted for political appeasement through a blatantly illegal processThe debate with respect to the constitutionality of Article 35A started after an NGO 'We The Citizens' filed a petition in the Supreme Court in 2014.
Oct 23, 2017
Jay Shah defamation case: Not hearing parties in free speech cases ironical, impedes freedom of expressionEx-parte orders like the one passed in Jay Shah defamation case against The Wire seems to be on the rise especially in cases related to freedom of speech
Oct 20, 2017
Shahid Khaqan Abbasi greets Hindus on Diwali, says Pakistan committed to protecting rights of minoritiesThe Pakistan government is committed to protecting the rights of the minorities and promoting a society free from any discrimination, Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi has said as he greeted the Hindu community on the occasion of Diwali.
Oct 13, 2017
Delhi HC issues notice to Centre, state govt on plea seeking ban on loudspeakers at religious institutions, places of worshipDelhi High Court sought the responses of the Centre and the Delhi government on a plea seeking a ban on loudspeakers atop religious structures in the national capital.
Oct 12, 2017
India's reluctance to embrace eye donation a concern, but KJ Alphons' call to make it compulsory is unconstitutionalAccording to a study by ICMR, India has shown a reluctance towards eye donation even though 2.5 lakh corneas are needed every year for transplantation
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
Oct 10, 2017
Supreme Court bench, Justice RF Nariman to be felicitated for Right to Privacy orderSupreme Court judge, Justice RF Nariman, and the constitution bench which delivered the historic ruling recognising privacy as a fundamental right, have been chosen as one of the five global 'Heroes of Human Rights and Communications Surveillance' by a global digital rights advocacy group.
Oct 03, 2017
Rohingya deportation case: Illegal immigrants can't claim fundamental rights, not even those available to non-citizens, govt tells SCIllegal immigrants cannot claim fundamental rights which are otherwise available even to non-citizens, the Centre on Tuesday told the Supreme Court in its fresh response to the PIL of two Rohingya refugees challenging their deportation to Myanmar.
Sep 13, 2017
Arun Jaitley on Aadhaar: I'm sure it will pass test of constitutionality; legislation has been passedFinance Minister Arun Jaitley on Wednesday said he was sure Aadhaar will stand the test of constitutionality as the Supreme Court's decision on the legislation is still pending.
Aug 31, 2017
Right to privacy: Judiciary needs to be consistent when deciding who deserves this fundamental rightIs the right to privacy the same for everyone or is it a varied right, depending on the specific characteristics of the class, community or individual?