In September 2017, Twitter refused to suspend President Trump’s account despite his seemingly threatening tweets regarding North Korean Dictator, on grounds of the former’s tweets being ‘newsworthy’ and of ‘public interest’.[i] However, in 2019, Twitter India suspended Senior Advocate Sanjay … Continue reading Suspension and taking down of social media accounts by intermediaries: Violation of Article 19?
Introduction The current global scenario in the wake of the pandemic has led to large scale unemployment, with the jobs plummeting by the day. Nearly 430 million enterprises globally have been hit hard due to the lockdown. Some of the … Continue reading Unemployment due to COVID-19 – A threat to Right to Life
Introduction A person is entitled to Human rights by virtue of being a Human. These Inalienable rights are traditionally known as ‘natural rights’ and one can say that these are derived from the divine law of nature. At the global … Continue reading Right to Legal Aid in India: A Humanitarian Approach
Introduction Prevention of Money Laundering Act, 2002 is one of the legislation, whose provisions have been frequently challenged to be arbitrary and violative of Fundamental Rights of the citizens. The legislature has diligently maintained the arbitrary feature of the Act … Continue reading Prevention of Money Laundering Act and its Gainsaying with Fundamental Rights
Marriage is defined as “the civil status, condition, or relation of one man and one woman united in law for life, for the discharge to each other and the community of the duties legally incumbent on those whose association is … Continue reading “Restitution of Conjugal Rights OR Deprivation of Privacy Rights”?
The Supreme Court of India’s judgment in Justice K.S. Puttaswamy (Retd) vs Union of India was a milestone in the history of democratic India. The wordings of the judgement are as follows: “The right to privacy is protected as an … Continue reading Right to Privacy – A Fundamental Right