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Sep 28, 2018
SC decriminalises adultery: Triumph of individual's rights over social institutions like marriage is the real victoryWith the striking down of adultery under Section 497 of the IPC, constitutional law has finally entered the institution of marriage in a bid to ensure constitutional freedoms, destroy hierarchies, eliminate inequalities and attempt to democratise matrimonial relationships
Sep 14, 2018
'Misuse' of anti-dowry law: Supreme Court modifies earlier order on Section 498A, leaves decision to arrest on policeThe court also said that though Section 498A was enacted to protect women from cruelty in matrimonial houses, its misuse to harass the other side too is causing social unrest.
Apr 20, 2018
Naroda Patiya riot case: Gujarat High Court likely to pronounce judgement on appeals filed by 32 convictsThe Gujarat High Court is likely to pronounce its verdict on appeals in the 2002 Naroda Patiya riot case on Friday.
Aug 25, 2017
SC verdict on Right to Privacy: Excerpts from judgment elaborate on need for individual freedomsOn 24 August, the Supreme Court declared Right to Privacy to be a fundamental right. However, the verdict is presently just a theory, and numerous questions still remain unanswered. One of them being: what of personal data?
Jul 24, 2017
NDTV: Media has erred, charges of money laundering against channel are false; I-T Dept distorting ITAT verdictOn Sunday, NDTV accused some media outlets of misreporting a recent Income Tax Appellate Tribunal (ITAT) order which upheld a tax demand raised on $150 million investment by a US television network in NDTV in 2008.
Jun 08, 2017
NDTV raids: Using journalists to bat for promoters defies media integrity, compromises channel's imageThe NDTV has so far been seen to be in the media race for the “long haul”. But, by protesting too much and too early they are showing signs of being jittery and nervous.
Feb 15, 2017
Sasikala judgment: It's time our courts simplify legalese and make it easier to understandIn this case, with Sasikala facing several years behind bars and Tamil Nadu in political turmoil, just to offer an example (not to mention another 100,000 cases) to illustrate the point, would it not be more sensible to reinvent the English language in the judicial system and use it for maximum benefit as a vehicle for educating the public?
Feb 07, 2017
Right to be forgotten: How a prudent Karnataka HC judgment could pave the way for privacy laws in IndiaIn a rare case, the Karnataka High Court accepted, approved and upheld the concept of and the right to be forgotten, which was unheard of before in India.
Dec 17, 2015
State can't decide on appointment of temple priests, says SC: Here's the full text of the judgementThe Supreme Court, in remarks which have much relevance in the present context, has observed that Hinduism allows for all kinds of beliefs.
Apr 03, 2013
Video Games Releases: March 2013A ton of games in March so that we don't get bored till August...