Unnao and Kathua Rapes: The Rape of India, the Death of Humanity

Unnao and Kathua atrocities: The Rape of India

Priyanka Gandhi at a protest march in Delhi. Photo: UNI    ~By Dilip Bobb   This week has been one of the darkest in India’s contemporary history. The...
Criminal intimidation remains non-bailable in certain states, bailable in others

Remnants of an Old Law: Vetting a Verdict

Above: Criminal intimidation remains non-bailable in certain states, bailable in others Why the SC may want to revisit its judgment in the Aires Rodrigues vs...
Illustration: Anthony Lawrence

Insolvency & Bankruptcy Code: That Sinking Feeling…

As more and more bad debts pile up, the Code aims to resolve issues in a time-bound manner and amend related laws   ~By Mukesh...
Relatives of a newborn who was wrongly declared dead raise slogans against Max Hospital authorities

An Illegal Act

Above: Relatives of a newborn who was wrongly declared dead raise slogans against Max Hospital authorities The cancellation of the licence of Max Hospital goes...
Illustration: Anthony Lawrence

Pendency of Cases: Caught in a Logjam

The large number of cases is due to non-application of court pronouncements and the system of appealing against all judgments. Is it time to...
IAF Operations in Uttarakhand: The New Central Threat

The New Central Threat

Above: The Jolly Grant Airport in Dehradun/Photo: Wikipedia.org The government’s request to the IAF to operate Su-30s from the Jolly Grant Airport in Dehradun for...

Not all is bad with collegium

While the judges-appointing-judges system has belied expectations, scrapping it is not the answer. Column by Vikas Singh   This is a crucial juncture for the Indian judiciary,...
Illustration by Amitava Sen

Corporate Cauldron

Above: Illustration by Amitava Sen Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code was meant to resolve the issue of bad debts but has tarred all promoters of a...
Is India lagging behind in improving quality of life?

Is India Ungovernable?

Above: A traffic jam near ISBT in New Delhi/Photo: UNI It is increasingly becoming difficult to find areas where the quality of governance has improved...
Security personnel at Dubai airport/Photo Courtesy: Facebook

Passport to Trouble

Above: Security personnel at Dubai airport/Photo Courtesy: Facebook Despite repeated warnings and seminars, Indians have often flown into UAE with banned painkillers, tonics and poppy...

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