CJI Ranjan Gogoi (left) had recently ordered former interim director, CBI, M Nageswara Rao (right) and the agency’s legal adviser to sit in a corner of the courtroom till it rose for the day

Bizarre Orders: Innovative Crackdown

Above: CJI Ranjan Gogoi (left) had recently ordered former interim director, CBI, M Nageswara Rao (right) and the agency’s legal adviser to sit in...
Gujjars staging a protest demanding 5 percent reservation on Feb 9/Photo: twitter

5 Percent Reservation to Gujjars: Bumpy Road Ahead

Above: Gujjars staging a protest demanding 5 percent reservation on Feb 9/Photo: twitter Though the Rajasthan government has allowed 5 percent reservation to Gujjars in...

Importance of Ethics: A Question of Integrity

Above: Lawyers of Patna High Court protest against the proposed Advocates (Amendment) Bill/Photo: UNI  The legal profession is governed by a moral code that...

Notice to Aaj Tak: The Jury Is Still Out

Above: The Aaj Tak promos show a lawyer, a doctor and a real estate agent in poor light, causing protests from the Bar Council...

Enemy Property: Gone with the Wind

Above: Mehboobabad fort/ Picture Credit: Narendra Bisht In an attempt to shore up its revenue, the government plans to sell 6,50,75,877 enemy shares in care...
In his Facebook post, Tirodkar alleged there are rates at which bail orders can be obtained

Contempt Case: Facing the Music

Above: In his Facebook post, Tirodkar alleged there are rates at which bail orders can be obtained A scurrilous post against judges on Facebook proved...
A man beats an effigy of a rapist at a protest against the rapes of minor girls/Photo: UNI

Death Penalty For Rapists: Hanging By a Thread

Above: A man beats an effigy of a rapist at a protest against the rapes of minor girls/Photo: UNI Madhya Pradesh seems to be in...
Law Officers: Short Sighted

Law Officers: Short Sighted

With vacancies in the government’s legal team remaining unfilled for several months, it is not clear how the centre hopes to fulfil its litigation...
SC/STs: No Rights in Two States

SC/STs: No Rights in Two States

Above: Dalit organisations agitating for their rights. The SC verdict on caste status vis-a-vis states is another discerning pronouncement/Photo: UNI While a Supreme Court judgment...
Akhil Bharatiya Hindu Mahasabha activists at a demonstration in Lucknow/Photo: UNI

Hindu Courts: The Parallel Path

Above: Akhil Bharatiya Hindu Mahasabha activists at a demonstration in Lucknow/Photo: UNI With the startling news of these courts being set up in various parts...

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