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Apr 24, 2015
Amending JJ Act will neither deter serious offenders nor reform juvenile crimeThe reformative foundations of India's juvenile justice law have been shaken. Treating children the same as adult offenders is abhorrent to the philosophy underpinning the law passed in 2000.
Feb 21, 2013
Dear Indian feminists, you need to take a breakAmerican feminists seem to have hijacked their agenda, Indian feminists seem to believe. This, they won't take lying down.
Feb 07, 2013
Anti rape ordinance: Army will dignify itself by yielding ground on AFSPAFor all the special responsibility that is placed on the armed services, they serve themselves when they hold themselves to widely accepted standards of propriety and scrutiny.
Feb 04, 2013
Live: Accept Verma panel's views, some need consensus, says govtWe track the latest developments on the ordinance brought by the government for the protection of women in the country.
Feb 04, 2013
Verma a la carte: Why govt's ordinance fails to inspireUnless one sees a more robust demonstration of political will, both from the government and the opposition, the apprehension that the more far-reaching recommendations of the Verma committee report will be diluted will be reinforced.
Feb 02, 2013
Women's groups urge Prez to not sign ordinance on sexual assaultSome women's organisations Saturday urged the president not to sign the ordinance on criminal law amendments passed by the union cabinet to deal with sexual crimes.
Jan 30, 2013
We had to offer practical solutions, set a precedent: Verma committee teamThe team that worked on the report said they were wary of the fact that they were working on a document everyone was waiting for.
Jan 28, 2013
Sex ed in schools: Why it's time to listen to Justice Verma rather than MPsAll previous attempts to introduce school children to sex education have failed. Will the Justice JS Verma committee report re-open the debate?
Jan 28, 2013
At 80 I'm impatient, govt must understand impatience of youth: JS VermaJustice JS Verma has called for the government to step aside if it can't show the same alacrity that his committee did. Is he hoping for too much?
Jan 26, 2013
Verma's gender Utopia: Is India ready for the challenge?The Justice Verma Committee's sweeping recommendations on gender equality and legal changes will be almost impossible to implement in our overcentralised governance structure