Worried over “blatant denial of the right to healthcare and right to life”, a group of doctors has asked the central government to ease restrictions on communications and travel in Jammu & Kashmir
Former IAS officer and Kashmiri leader has moved a habeas corpus plea challenging his detention. He was detained at the Delhi airport on August 14
Referring to the discriminatory minimum age limit for marriage for women and men, the petition has demanded that 21 be set as common minimum marriage age for both the genders
CBI had requested the top court for four weeks to complete investigations, saying it needed the extra time to record statements from the rape survivor and her lawyer, who are in critical condition in AIIMS Delhi
The amended Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Amendment Act undermines human rights and is open to abuse as it gives sweeping powers to the central government
Ladakh MP Namgyal has requested Union Minister for Tribal Affairs Arjun Munda to declare Ladakh a tribal area under the Sixth Schedule of the Constitution
Arguing that the presidential orders don’t have the consent of people of Jammu and Kashmir, the petition describes Centre’s recent move on the restive state as “constitutionally invalid”
जवळपास दहा वर्षे शेतकऱ्यांचे जहाल आंदोलन नॅशनल कॉन्फरन्सच्या मार्गदर्शनात काश्मिरमध्ये उभे ठाकले आणि तेथील शेतकऱ्यांनी या संघटनेच्या माध्यमातून जमिनीचे वितरण करण्यापर्यंत मजल गाठली. या आंदोलनासमोर नतमस्तक होऊन हिंदू डोगरा महाराजा हरिसिंग यांनी शेख अब्दुल्ला यांना ‘रियासते कश्मिर’चे प्रधानमंत्री पद स्वीकारण्याचे निमंत्रण दिले.
The significance of the judgment lies not just in its protection of the right to privacy but in its insistence that no government, majoritarian or otherwise can violate the rule of law. Life is not a gift of the state but is a natural right, because it is.
The historical import of such moments is not complete without a reflection of cases past and especially when ‘ghosts’ of certain cases need to be exorcised to enable a vocabulary of non-discrimination and equality in our daily lives inside and outside of the courtroom.
Section 144 imposed outside the Supreme Court