What amounts to Sexual Harassment at the Workplace? Sexual harassment is a critical obstruction to the assertion of women’s working rights. As a tool of displaying power, it reinforces the notions of patriarchy which essentially discourage...
The formal written orders that are issued by courts are termed as ‘writs’. A writ petition is directly filed before the court of law in order to seek remedy for matters that are grave in...
Right to Information Act the central government act which seeks information from public officials and authorities. It requires all the public authorities to catalogues and maintains all the records to facilitate the information access process. Filing...
What is a Confession? A confession is a formal statement admitting guilt. Mr.Justice Stephen in his Digest of the law of Evidence defines confession as “confession is an admission made at any time by a person charged...
In a democracy, people are given the power to choose their own ruler, because it is assumed that the chosen ones will do their welfare. But when such an entity fails to perform its basic...
A private member bill has been introduced by NK Premachandran, a Member of Parliament from Kerala, that seeks to overturn the effect of Supreme Court's verdict granting women in the age group of 10-50 years...
Association for Protection of Civil Rights (APCR) conducted a legal awareness workshop for the victims of IMA depositors on July 5, 2019, at Gandhi Bhavan, Bengaluru this Friday. Advocate and Special Public Prosecutor B.T. Venkatesh presided...
In a major victory against perpetrators who try to evade their punishment with the help of uncertain areas of law, Delhi High Court has upheld the noble role of the judiciary as guardians of the...
Cricket is considered by many to be a distinct religion in India. With globalisation and the advent of T20 cricket, the game now involves much more money than ever before. The money earned is a...
Introduction The Goods and Services Tax (GST), introduced in the year 2017, aimed at simplifying the indirect tax structure of India. Subsuming the likes of the VAT and the CST within its ambit, it was widely...