KASHMIRI CONUNDRUMS

By Inderjit Badhwar For most of last week, the Supreme Court has been neck-deep in tackling a slew of petitions on the constitutional, administrative and law-and-order...

THE CJI’S CROWN OF THORNS

By Inderjit Badhwar Our cover story this week zooms in on Sharad Arvind Bobde who will be sworn in on November 18 as India’s 47th...
J&K—The Apex Court Asks: Why?

J&K—The Apex Court Asks: Why?

By Inderjit Badhwar Courts in India have inevitably become the arena to resolve issues concerning emergencies. Considering that our Constitution provides certain powers to the...

WELL, RECUSE ME!

Above: Gautam Navalakha/Photo: wikimedia commons By Inderjit Badhwar In his inimitable style, Professor Upendra Baxi, the reigning aficionado of the complexities and vicissitudes of jurisprudence, rains...
West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee has been vocal against the NRC in India/Photo: UNI

NRC AND THE EXODUS

Above: West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee has been vocal against the NRC in India/Photo: UNI By Inderjit Badhwar Home Minister Amit Shah’s desire to expand...
British PM Boris Johnson in the House of Commons/Photo: UNI

The Balance of Power

By Inderjit Badhwar The unanimous decision by the highest court in the United Kingdom to enforce the supremacy of parliament and declare Prime Minister Boris...
CJI Ranjan Gogoi/Photo: Anil Shakya

THE FINAL BEND

Above: CJI Ranjan Gogoi/Photo: Anil Shakya By Inderjit Badhwar We are entering the last lap of what will be one of the most historic and complex...
(L-R) Afzal Guru was deprived of his right to effective legal aid; lawyers in India had also refused to defend Ajmal Kasab

Barring the Bar

Above: (L-R) Afzal Guru was deprived of his right to effective legal aid; lawyers in India had also refused to defend Ajmal Kasab By Inderjit...
Showcasing the Best of the Legal World

Showcasing the Best of the Legal World

By Inderjit Badhwar The World Justice Project, an international non-profit initiative intended to advance the rule of law worldwide, defines four universal principles: accountability,...
GREAT EXPECTATIONS

GREAT EXPECTATIONS

By Inderjit Badhwar The million-dollar top-of-the-mind question in India, even as businesses and market analysts see no positive signs heralding a turnaround in the scary...

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