Liberal Judicial Perceptions on Live-in-Relationships : Dignified Lives without Marriage

  No doubt exists as to that the people in India have lived together beyond and outside marriage even in the past. But the present scenario is different in two aspects – firstly the relationships in earlier days were kept… Continue Reading

All you need to know about Section 377, Indian Penal Code

The Supreme Court’s verdict in Justice K S Puttuswamy (Retd.) & Anr vs. Union of India on August 24th of 2017 declaring Right of Privacy as a fundamental right part of Article 21- Right to Protection of Life and Personal… Continue Reading

Why Men presumed Guilty : Need for harmonious interpretation of laws

The Constitution of India under its various provisions aims at ‘equality’. This equality has to be irrespective of various factors – religion, age, place of birth and gender etc. One important point is that the equality has to be among… Continue Reading

Supreme Court issued Notice on “Revised education code” for Kendriya Vidyalayas (KVs)

On the petition filed by Veenayak Shah challenging the manner of morning prayers in more than 1000 government run Kendriya Vidyalayas (KVs), the Apex Court on 10 January issued notice to the Central Government (the respondent in the matter). The contention… Continue Reading

Law Commission Chairperson recommends Review of personal laws of all religions

Law Commission’s Chairperson Justice (retd.) B S Chauhan feels only a review of personal laws of all religions may take place if Uniform Civil Code can’t be implemented. He said that the Commission will soon commence oral consolations with religious scholars, political… Continue Reading

Winter Session of Parliament concludes

The Winter Session of Parliament was  held between December 15, 2017 and January 05, 2018. The agenda for legislations included – 25 Bills for consideration and passing 14 Bills listed for introduction, consideration and passing. As per Ministry of Parliamentary Affairs… Continue Reading