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  • UP law min meets kin of BJP worker, driver killed in Lakhimpur violence

    UP law min meets kin of BJP worker, driver killed in Lakhimpur violence

    Earlier, UP law minister has assured that people involved in the violence will be punished and since the matter is sub-judice, opposition parties should not politicise the incident.

    October 13, 2021
  • New China law tightens control over companies’ data on users

    New China law tightens control over companies’ data on users

    This month, the government said online education companies are no longer allowed to receive foreign investment or operate as for-profit businesses.

    August 20, 2021
  • Are we fair to the Supreme Court?

    Are we fair to the Supreme Court?

    In assessing the performance of the apex court, commentators sometimes lose sight of the stellar role played by the judiciary, say ANURAG TIWARY and PRIYANKA SINGH

    August 19, 2021
  • Disclosure vital for transparency

    Disclosure vital for transparency

    A judge choosing to recuse himself or herself from hearing a case must state the reasons for this decision, argues ALOK RAY

    August 19, 2021
  • Under a single umbrella

    Under a single umbrella

    All schools, including those run by minority institutions, must be brought under the purview of the Right to Education Act, says DEVENDER SINGH ASWAL.

    August 19, 2021
  • Centre must enact law to protect tribals’ land rights, says Mamata

    Centre must enact law to protect tribals’ land rights, says Mamata

    “We have taken all steps for the development of the tribal communities of our state. Nearly 95 per cent of the tribal population in Jhargram has received benefits from state government schemes. “We have also created a separate department for the welfare of tribals and to ensure their land rights are protected,”

    August 10, 2021
  • Reining in the police

    Reining in the police

    A major cause for overflowing dockets in courts is the tendency of police forces to slap cases on flimsy grounds.

    April 29, 2021
  • Rule of Law

    Rule of Law

    Some recent amendments have introduced provisions for plea bargaining, compromise and summary procedures for trials, so that disputes could be resolved quickly to the satisfaction of both parties. Yet, many judges revel in continuing with legalese and archaic procedures that make lawyers indispensable even for petty cases and result in disputes dragging on for years

    March 17, 2021
  • Why Trump should fear a post-Civil War law

    Why Trump should fear a post-Civil War law

    The US Congress could use an arcane section of the 14th Amendment to hold Donald Trump accountable for the Capitol attack, says GERARD MAGLIOCCA.

    February 4, 2021
  • Women and property rights

    Women and property rights

    While judicial pronouncements have provided a limited extent of gender equality in property rights, legislative measures are necessary to protect a woman’s property rights, says SUJATA KUMARI MUNI.

    February 4, 2021
  • No rule of law in Bengal: Union minister Prahlad Singh Patel

    No rule of law in Bengal: Union minister Prahlad Singh Patel

    BJP will come to power in Bengal after four months by winning 200 seats.

    December 25, 2020
  • Badal returns Padma Vibhushan in protest against farm laws

    Badal returns Padma Vibhushan in protest against farm laws

    Badal described the “the black laws now implemented by the government” as “the proverbial last nail in the coffin of the country’s farmers.

    December 4, 2020
  • Uttar Pradesh Home Department proposes for stringent law against ‘love jihad’: Reports

    Uttar Pradesh Home Department proposes for stringent law against ‘love jihad’: Reports

    Welcoming High Court ruling which had declared that conversion for the sole purpose of marriage is not valid, the chief minister had also said posters would be put up of those involved in 'love jihad'.

    November 21, 2020
  • Bring in law to curb pvt schools’ huge fees: parents to HP govt

    Bring in law to curb pvt schools’ huge fees: parents to HP govt

    Private schools have hiked fees ‘arbitrarily’ and been charging them from parents even though schools have continued to remain shut amid the Covid pandemic, says Student Parents Forum adding it’ll intensify agitation on the issue.

    September 14, 2020
  • Rule of Law higher than the law

    Rule of Law higher than the law

    A CBI investigation under the supervision of the High Court must be made mandatory in all cases where the Central and State governments do not agree on such a course of action, says G RAMACHANDRA REDDY

    August 27, 2020
  • Five upcoming South Indian movies that you simply can’t miss

    Five upcoming South Indian movies that you simply can’t miss

    With the weekend almost we’ve got a list of 5 upcoming regional films that will sort out your weekend binge plans.

    July 17, 2020
  • Kannada film ‘Law’ takes OTT route; makers unveil new poster

    Kannada film ‘Law’ takes OTT route; makers unveil new poster

    Created by Puneeth Rajkumar’s PRK Productions, the film will launch on July 17, 2020 exclusively on Amazon Prime.

    July 8, 2020