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An Emerging Trend in Judiciary: Court Management

May 30, 2011

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Introduction The introduction of management practices in the judiciary has been a topic of discussion for quite some time now. During this period, many ideas have been mooted to tackle the enormous backlog of pending cases. While some of these ideas were implemented, others did not cross the stage of discussion and debate. As time […]

Law- As It Stands… The Uniform Civil Code in India…

May 28, 2011

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The one thing i’ve noticed about laws is that they keep increasing. This perhaps is the greatest problem I find inherent in the laws of any country.  What I ask is ‘why must we have more laws?’ if the purpose of laws is to ensure a civilized society then should they not be reducing. A […]

Fairness to the Accused

May 7, 2011

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Criminal justice system gives  an  important position to the fairness to the accused. . It is based on the precinct that through a process of fair hearing and adducing of evidence, the truth of the matter will eventually emerge.  Fairness to accused as become a fundamental assumptions in our criminal justice system. The state imposes […]

Sexual Harassment

April 13, 2011

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Sexual harassment is an assault of a woman’s dignity and an affront to her modesty. It is a violation of her human rights. Harassment is behavior, which has the effect of humiliating, intimidating, or coercing someone through personal attack. It is also behavior that can cause the recipient to be embarrassed, uncomfortable and cause emotional […]

Elephants being Hit by Trains..Save them!!

September 29, 2010

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Elephants being Hit by Trains..Save them!!

There are about 25,000 elephants in the country with 3,500 in captivity. Our country is home to 60% of the elephants in Asia. To preserve our rich biodiversity it is our duty to work for its preservation. The recent incident in Assam, near forest of Jalpaiguri, where 7 elephants were mowed down mercilessly by a […]

Supreme Court declares Narco, Polygraph and Brain Mapping unconstitutional.

May 22, 2010

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Supreme Court declares Narco, Polygraph and Brain Mapping unconstitutional.

Supreme Court of India has declared Narcoanalysis, Polygraph test and Brain Mapping unconstitutional and violative of human rights few days back. This decision is quite unfavourable to various investigation authorities as it will be a hindrance to furtherance of investigation and many alleged criminals will escape conviction with this new position. But the apex court […]

Recovery of Mobile phone from Nalini: a coincidence or a planned act?

April 22, 2010

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Recovery of Mobile phone from Nalini: a coincidence or a planned act?

It seems that there is no end to troubles for Nalini Sriharan, who is serving life sentence for Rajiv Gandhi Assassination case. An active mobile phone was discovered in her possession on Tuesday morning in her cell in the Vellore prison. It is indeed a heavy blow for Nalini since she had been seeking premature […]

Test Drive Legalized!

March 30, 2010

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Test Drive Legalized!

Before you expect anything from me in this article that I am going to provide any  kind of information about Cars or something like that..let me tell you that this article is about the legalized “live-in-relationships” in India. Yup it seems funny, but its like ‘Taking a test drive’ before buying a car! But the only difference is […]

Proceedings initiated against Sanjeev Nanda for the BMW case in the SC

March 24, 2010

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Proceedings initiated against Sanjeev Nanda for the BMW case in the SC

It seems that there is no end of troubles for Sanjeev Nanda, Hotelier and grandson of former Navy chief O P Nanda. For his involvement in BMW hit and run case Delhi Government has approached the Supreme Court of India for enhancement of the two year sentence awarded to him by the Delhi High Court. […]

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