Section 173(8) enables the police to investigate or file a supplementary chargesheet against an accused/Photo: Anil Shakya

When Police Drag Their Feet

The object of incorporating Section 173 (8) of CrPC was to give investigating agencies the power to put forward new evidence before the court...
BENGALURU, FEB 21 (UNI) :-Wing Walkers of Breitling aerobatic team performing during the 4th day Aero India 2015 at Yelanhanka Air base in Bengaluru on Saturday. UNI PHOTO -26U

Arms and the Middlemen

Josy Joseph describes the world of defense dealers and how major deals are struck in his book, A Feast of Vultures In modern India, national...
A CCTV camera being installed at the UP assembly premises in Lucknow/Photo: UNI

CCTV Cameras: Governance by Surveillance?

Above: A CCTV camera being installed at the UP assembly premises in Lucknow/Photo: UNI Despite a judge advocating State surveillance, it creates a society without...
Judge Advocate General Office: An Age for Everything

Judge Advocate General Office: An Age for Everything

Above: A women’s contingent interacts with then Chief of Army Staff Gen Dalbir Singh/Photo: UNI While a plea in the Delhi High Court asked why...
The father of a three-year-old girl who allegedly died due to medical negligence protesting in Kerala/Photo: UNI

Medical Negligence: A Cross to Bear

Above: The father of a three-year-old girl who allegedly died due to medical negligence protesting in Kerala/Photo: UNI Do surgeries where swabs and instruments are...
Ericsson-Reliance Communications Tussle: Caught in a Tangle

Ericsson-Reliance Communications Tussle: Caught in a Tangle

RCom’s attempt to pay Ericsson for its services with a plan to sell airwaves to Reliance Jio has led to a triangular contest and...
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The Media: Manufacturing Consent

~By Dilip Bobb Back in 1988, Noam Chomsky co-authored a book titled Manufacturing Consent: The Political Economy of the Mass Media.  The book laid down five filters...
VHP International’s working president Pravin Togadia performing Gau puja. Photo: UNI

Cow slaughter: Legal Labyrinth

Most states have legislation in place to tackle cow slaughter and they were all made before the BJP came to power in 2014   ~By Parsa...
IL&FS: India’s Lehman Brothers

IL&FS: India’s Lehman Brothers?

The problems of IL&FS are an indictment of the PPP model. In its eagerness to build infrastructure, the government has ignored flaws in the...

Concurrent List: The Nation Comes First

Above: Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh chairing the 11th Standing Committee meeting of the Inter-State Council in New Delhi/Photo: UNI  The Telangana CM has...

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