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Jul 19, 2018
Online sexual harassment: Kerala HC ruling a good start but govt needs to hold internet intermediaries accountableIn Majeesh K Mathew v. State of Kerala, the Kerala HC observed that making comments on social media which contain sexually explicit content against a woman amounts to online sexual harassment
May 13, 2017
Triple talaq: Salman Khurshid's regressive solution for instant divorce is irrational and sinfulSenior Congress leader Salman Khurshid has rightly diagnosed triple talaq as a man-made sin that cannot be condoned by Islam.
Jun 08, 2016
Slush around defence deals: Bribe givers are penalised, but bribe takers are seldom convictedThe Government of India needs to set this image right. India desperately needs a comprehensive policy on the way bribes should be dealt with.
Mar 15, 2016
Whose law is it anyway? As far as the Jarawas are concerned, there are important social, moral issues at handThese questions will need to be resolved going into the future and their resolution must be a delicate one that takes into account a variety of interests including the right of the Jarawa to self determination.
Jan 14, 2016
The cyber law series: Can India curb the trolls who ride on the coattails of politicians?Firstpost will carry a series of six articles that examines the intersections (and frictions) between Indian cyber law and society.
Aug 31, 2015
Debating Santhara: This Jain practice is not suicide, but Indian laws don't see it that wayThe devout Jains believe that Mahavira, the 24th Tirthankar, allowed Santhara, or Sallekhana, as the ultimate test of spirituality, will power, whose ultimate goal is purifying body and mind and facing death voluntarily.
Apr 08, 2015
Uber case: Will lay down law whether accused has right to recall witness, says SCThe bench was hearing two separate petitions filed by the Uber cab rape case victim and the city police against the Delhi High Court order allowing the accused taxi driver to recall 13 prosecution witnesses, including the victim in the trial.
Dec 08, 2013
Bangalore: FRRO officer arrested for molesting Italian womanA central government officer has been arrested for allegedly molesting a 27-year-old Italian woman after promising to help her get an exit permit.
Apr 07, 2013
More needs to be done to deal with crimes against women, says PMReferring to the Delhi gangrape incident, Singh underscored the need for "urgent introspection" of the laws and the justice delivery system.