The Collegium returned the name of Chief Justice KM Joseph to the Centre on July 6

Delayed Decision Disrespectful

Above: The Collegium returned the name of Chief Justice KM Joseph to the Centre on July 6 It is the constitutional obligation of the Executive...
A still from the web series, Karenjit Kaur: The Untold Story of Sunny Leone

Helmets and Surnames: Hard (For) Kaur

Above: A still from the web series, Karenjit Kaur: The Untold Story of Sunny Leone Sikh clerics wish to deny actress Sunny Leone the right...
A longer tenure for judges has many advantages

When Should Judges Retire?

Above: A longer tenure for judges has many advantages A demand to raise the retirement age of judges in the higher judiciary will help tackle...
PM Narendra Modi and Chinese President Xi Jinping reset the relationship in Wuhan in April/Photo: UNI

India-China Yin Yang In Tibet

Above: PM Narendra Modi and Chinese President Xi Jinping reset the relationship in Wuhan in April/Photo: UNI The latest military drill conducted by China in...
Retired judge Justice Abhay Thipsay (extreme right) with Rahul Gandhi and other Congress leaders/Photo: Twitter

Judges in Politics

Above: Retired judge Justice Abhay Thipsay (extreme right) with Rahul Gandhi and other Congress leaders/Photo: Twitter Former chief justices and judges have often ventured into...
Aadhaar facial recognition intrigue: Global lessons India would ill-afford to ignore

Aadhaar facial recognition intrigue: Global lessons India can ill-afford to ignore

~By Sujit Bhar Apart from fingerprint and iris scans, the Modi government now wants to attach facial recognition software to each authentication centre While the Supreme...
Abetment to Suicide What a Relief!

Abetment to Suicide: What a Relief!

High Courts have reinforced that a suicide note naming a person is not sufficient evidence of the offence of abetment. This will relieve innocent...
Lateral Entry into IAS: Cracks in the Steel Frame

Lateral Entry into IAS: Cracks in the Steel Frame

IAS officers attend an address by Prime Minister Modi. Photo: PIB Moves by the government to dilute this prestigious service by inviting applications for joint...
Police arrest Congress activists demanding opening of roads passing through the cantonment area in Secunderabad/Photo: UNI

Cantonments: The Row over Roads

Above: Police arrest Congress activists demanding opening of roads passing through the cantonment area in Secunderabad/Photo: UNI The recent decision by the defence minister to...
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Psychologists Testifying: Healing Rape Victims

In 2002, the Delhi police passed a standing order that clinical psychologists should provide trauma counseling to sexual abuse victims. This has helped many...

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