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  • Or why America deserves Trump

    Or why America deserves Trump

    There are not too many countries where it would be considered acceptable for a 17-year-old to acquire a lethal weapon, inject himself into a volatile situation, then shoot three people who justifiably considered him a threat, killing two of them. But that’s precisely what the verdict in the Wisconsin trial of Kyle Rittenhouse conveys.

    November 25, 2021
  • 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
  • Aarogya Setu and Rule of Law

    Aarogya Setu and Rule of Law

    ‘Any misuse of data collected by contact tracing apps would involve violation of due process.’

    July 16, 2020
  • Citizen’s Justice~I

    Citizen’s Justice~I

    The delayed response or disposal of cases are also the result of the delayed receipt of relevant inputs and reports from the respective stakeholders. The increasingly huge number of cases pending with certain departments or agencies also means that their timely hearing and eventual disposal are affected by the overload of the cases, thereby giving rise to a vicious cycle.

    March 1, 2020
  • Rule of law breaks down but PM Modi is ‘mute’, says Congress

    Rule of law breaks down but PM Modi is ‘mute’, says Congress

    In the wake of rape incidents in various parts of the country and concerns over women's security, Congress president Sonia Gandhi will not celebrate her birthday on Monday.

    December 8, 2019
  • A Minister in breach

    A Minister in breach

    By castigating a former judge for having delivered a judgment that was not to the liking of members of his caste, a senior Minister has breached all constitutional barriers of propriety, argues Ashok Kapur.

    August 23, 2018
  • So what is the rule of law?

    So what is the rule of law?

    President Trump may believe in one rule of law, it just may not be the one understood by most American lawyers, argues David Mednicoff.

    July 4, 2018
  • Rumour-driven lynching movement under Modi government: Congress

    Rumour-driven lynching movement under Modi government: Congress

    Blaming the Modi government for launching a “rumour-driven lynching movement” in the country, Congress said “absolute anarchy, mob-frenzy and jungle raj” have become new symbols of Prime Minister Narendra Modi “New India”. The party said a new spate of lynchings has taken place whereby child-kidnappers have become a new medium of rumour mongering and mob …

    July 3, 2018
  • UP govt committed to establishing rule of law: Yogi Adityanath

    UP govt committed to establishing rule of law: Yogi Adityanath

    Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath today said that his government was committed to establishing the rule of law in the state. He was speaking at an election meeting here. The chief minister alleged that under previous state governments, there were “riots every week” and they had failed to nab rioters and curb organised crime. …

    November 19, 2017
  • Rule of law will be established in UP: Yogi Adityanath

    Rule of law will be established in UP: Yogi Adityanath

    Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Saturday reiterated his government's resolve to control crime and said rule of law will be established in the state at the earliest. On a day-long trip to Basti district, the Chief Minister met public representatives and assured the people that the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) government in the …

    May 13, 2017
  • With the law above

    With the law above

    Be you ever so high the law is above you, Lord Denning would proclaim enthusiastically, often while interpreting “the Law” in idiosyncratic ways that its makers never intended. Recent TV reports covering elections of UP, Punjab, Uttarakhand and the Panchayat election in Odisha portrayed the rising number of VIPs on roads, in cordoned off streets, …

    March 15, 2017