Law in the Digital Era

Law in the Digital Era

Before he steps down as chief justice of India, Dipak Misra is slated to deliver one of the most crucial judgments of his eventful...
Kashmir: Politics of Blackmail?

Kashmir: Politics of Blackmail?

By Inderjit Badhwar Last week’s Pulwama suicide attack on a paramilitary convoy in which 45 soldiers were killed is yet another grim reminder that Kashmir...
FORENSIC TOOL FOR FASTER JUSTICE

FORENSIC TOOL FOR FASTER JUSTICE

~By Inderjit Badhwar A well-known senior high court judge recently confided that one reason that the Indian judicial system often fails the litmus test of...
TIMELY INTERVENTION

TIMELY INTERVENTION

Above: CBI Headquarters in New Delhi/Photo: Anil Shakya ~By Inderjit Badhwar In what amounts to an almost laughable self-fulfilling prophesy, the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI),...

kashmir: not an official secret

By Inderjit Badhwar No self-respecting journalist should want to become a part of the me-too-brigade: the herd instinct that propels so many of us to...
ARTICLES OF FAITH

ARTICLES OF FAITH

~By Inderjit Badhwar The people of Kashmir embraced India and spurned Pakistan well before India embraced Kashmir. How many people recognise this fact as the...

A Moveable Feast

Sometimes by default, often by design—especially when the editors have enough advance time to plan ahead (which they rarely have the luxury of doing...
WILL THE NON-YES-MEN PLEASE STAND UP

WILL THE NON-YES-MEN PLEASE STAND UP?

~By Inderjit Badhwar Many watching the reality show unfurling in the Delhi lieutenant governor’s waiting room, where the chief minister and three of his cabinet...

A Thunderbolt from the Supreme Court

Chief Justice Thakur should rightly be proud of his brothers who, despite attacks on “judicial activism”, are safeguarding this republic from the dangers of becoming...
THE POWER OF BEING SOFT

THE POWER OF BEING SOFT

~By Inderjit Badhwar India has always been a powerful soft power. This attribute is a muscle the nation has used effectively in dealing with the...

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