Analysis

Analysis

Massive hike in traffic fines: States start wading into the concession current

States like Gujarat, West Bengal, Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan, Punjab, Jharkhand, Karnataka, Goa, Odisha and Maharashtra have refused to implement Motor Vehicles (Amendment) Act and impose stricter fines to boost road discipline. 

September 12,2019

Analysis

Analysis | Supreme Court ruling on mandatory voice sample silences the right to privacy

While compromising on its role as the protector of the fundamental rights, the apex court in a recent judgement introduced new provisions in criminal procedure, a matter solely reserved for the legislature

August 23,2019

Analysis

Analysis | Why over one lakh workers of the world’s largest defence department are on strike

Workers at the 41 government-owned ordnance factories are on a month-long strike from August 20 against the government’s purported plans to corporatize and privatise these factories.

August 23,2019

Analysis

Analysis | UAPA: Updated anti-terror law is likely to weaken Indian democracy

The amended Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Amendment Act undermines human rights and is open to abuse as it gives sweeping powers to the central government

August 19,2019

Analysis

Analysis| Kashmir: Supreme Court will have the last word on Article 370 conundrum

The apex court is the final arbitrator in the imbroglio that has arisen over the recent constitutional changes in the status of Jammu and Kashmir vis-a-vis the Union of India.

August 17,2019

Analysis

The Surrogacy Bill, 2016: A step back for inclusivity

The 17th Lok Sabha must pay heed to the Bill’s critics, especially from the LGBTQ community

June 9,2019

Analysis

Pervasive discrimination, segregated spaces and the chimerical right to housing

A struggle against housing discrimination requires sustained political mobilisation

June 6,2019

Analysis

Mission Shakti: ASAT Test & National Security (Part 2)

How credible are Prime Minister Modi’s claims that it is for the welfare of India’s citizens

April 21,2019

Analysis

Mission Shakti: ASAT Test & National Security (Part 1)

How credible are Prime Minister Modi’s claims that it is for the welfare of India’s citizens.

April 21,2019

Elections 2019

On the EVM Trail.

A backgrounder, as the petitions come to a head before the Supreme Court.

March 25,2019

Law and Citizenship

Today a citizen, tomorrow an enemy

A Critical Analysis of The Enemy Property Act, 2017.

March 24,2019

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