Judging Vacations

Who doesn’t like a good vacation? How much vacation is too much vacation? The vacations taken by the courts in India have long been under contention and have been a matter of public scrutiny. By the...
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...
Universal adult franchise is one of the most crucial ingredients of Indian democracy. The right to vote is said to be derived out of the fundamental right to freedom of speech and expression, wherein 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 Vidhi Centre for Legal policy is an independent think tank doing legal research and assisting the government in making better laws. Vidhi is committed to producing legal...
The primary contention that courts generally engage with is interpreting the ambit of legislations. The prevailing concerns relate to the disruption of existing practices and general apprehension against any material change. This article intends to...
Speaking at a conference of Chief Justices at Sochi in Russia, CJI Justice Ranjan Gogoi pointed out the need of judiciary to stand up to populist forces and protect Constitutional ethos from being desecrated. Stating independence...
Section 154 of the Code of Criminal Procedure pertains to information in cognizable offences. This ‘information’ is also referred to as the First Information Report (FIR). There are several impediments in the process of registering...
Are you a law student who has a knack for creative writing? Or, are you confused between the two for a career option? Well, look no further, for this guide is here to solve your woes....
The Punjab and Haryana High Court, in a judgement, has held that the financial instability of an organization cannot be a valid ground to withhold the pension benefits that a retired employee is entitled to....