Whether it is implementation of Unique Identification number scheme(AADHAR), divestment of Public sector undertakings, distribution of natural resources, affairs of sports regulation bodies or even providing of shelters for poor in the chilling winters, almost every issue today ends at the doors of higher judiciary.
The higher Judiciary ha [...]
One won’t be wrong to conclude that the winter session of Parliament wouldn’t witness even few serious words on climate change let alone an intense debate as our leaders conducted on intolerance in the beginning of session. At a time when Delhi’s toxic air and Chennai’s deluge was making even commoners sensitive about socio-economic impact o [...]
Allahabad High Court passed an interesting order last month, directing the Chief Secretary of Uttar Pradesh to ensure that from the academic year beginning 2016, children of all officials serving with the government, including judiciary, local bodies and representatives of people, must send their children to study only in government primary [...]
करीब एक साल तक चले विचार विमर्श के बाद भारत के विधि आयोग ने अपनी 262वीं रिपोर्ट 31 अगस्त 2015 को सरकार को सौंपते हुए देश में फांसी की सज़ा को जल्द से जल्द खत्म करने की सिफारिश की। हालांकि, आयोग ने आतंक के मामलों में फांसी को बनाए रखने की बात कही है।
फांसी पर विधि आयोग की यह पहली रिपोर्ट नहीं है। 1967 में आयोग ने अपनी 35वीं रिपोर्ट म [...]
The nation is presently in the grip of OROP (One Rank One Pension) fever. Several army veterans are fasting unto death, passions are ignited while invectives fly thick and fast. Emotion is being invoked much more than logic and facts, often misleading the people. Ex-Servicemen complain of inadequate pension due to truncated service and limit [...]