Need for stronger DNA casework stressed at 24th All India Forensic Science Conference

Experts from forensics, law enforcement, victim advocacy, and policy & legislation deliberated upon greater investment in the implementation of DNA casework in India during 24th All India Forensic Science Conference in Ahmedabad. It was noted that India has not fully embraced… Continue Reading

PIL on Patent Working Requirement: Timeline and Updates

This post presents recent updates and a timeline of events on Prof. Basheer’s PIL relating to the patent working requirement. Brief Background The writ petition brought into light the issue pertaining to non-compliance of the patent working requirement (known as the… Continue Reading

Reporting Portal & Cyber Crime Laboratory for Cyber Crimes against Women to be established soon

Shri Rajnath Singh ,Union Home Minister inaugurated the 24th All-India Forensic Science Conference in Ahmedabad on 10 February,2018. He called upon the Universities to come up with the uniform syllabus on forensics and work towards quality education. He stressed the… Continue Reading

185 complaints received by Ministry of Women and Child Development on email

Minister of State for Women and Child Development, Dr. Virendra Kumarn in reply to a question in Rajya Sabha on 8 February,2018 answered that 185 complaints received on an email (  to address and resolve the issues of hateful conduct… Continue Reading

Australian Panel of Experts on Environmental Law launched a ‘Blueprint’

Australian Panel of Experts on Environmental Law (APEEL) launched a blueprint recently. The panel comprised of environmental law practitioners, academics with international standing and a retired judge of the Federal Court. The blueprint has been made after study over several… Continue Reading