(L-R) Afzal Guru was deprived of his right to effective legal aid; lawyers in India had also refused to defend Ajmal Kasab

Barring the Bar

Above: (L-R) Afzal Guru was deprived of his right to effective legal aid; lawyers in India had also refused to defend Ajmal Kasab By Inderjit...
Showcasing the Best of the Legal World

Showcasing the Best of the Legal World

By Inderjit Badhwar The World Justice Project, an international non-profit initiative intended to advance the rule of law worldwide, defines four universal principles: accountability,...
GREAT EXPECTATIONS

GREAT EXPECTATIONS

By Inderjit Badhwar The million-dollar top-of-the-mind question in India, even as businesses and market analysts see no positive signs heralding a turnaround in the scary...
In their meeting with Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on August 8, India Inc sought several measures to revive the economy and stimulate growth after a five-year low of 5.8 percent/Photo: PIB

STEADILY SINKING

Above: In their meeting with Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on August 8, India Inc sought several measures to revive the economy and stimulate growth...

DISTANT THUNDER

By Inderjit Badhwar For liberals and progressives across India, the week that was must have been a nightmare. The Unlawful Activities Prevention (Amendment) Bill...

IMRAN’S TRUMP CARD

By Inderjit Badhwar US President Trump is notorious for talking from both sides of his mouth, lying, obfuscating reality, distorting history, contradicting himself without batting...

SOME ADVICE FROM THE BADSHAH

By Inderjit Badhwar Not for nothing is Justice Bashir Ahmed Khan called the “Badshah of Law”. This legal luminary has served as Chief Justice of...
ECLIPSE OF A GOLDEN LEGACY?

ECLIPSE OF A GOLDEN LEGACY?

By Inderjit Badhwar I caught up recently with S Narendra who, during an illustrious career spanning several decades as a veteran senior bureaucrat, served...
Prime Minister Narendra Modi interacting with a group of youth and children from J&K in New Delhi in February 2017/Photo: UNI

ARTICLE 370 AND ALL THAT

Above: Prime Minister Narendra Modi interacting with a group of youth and children from J&K in New Delhi in February 2017/Photo: UNI By Inderjit Badhwar In...
MODI’S ANGUISH

MODI’S ANGUISH

By Inderjit Badhwar It was heartening to hear Prime Minister Narendra Modi condemn the horrific, damnable lynching in Jharkhand of Tabrez Ansari, a Muslim...

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