This is the first part of a bi-partite blog series. Arrears of cases have always been a problem for Indian Judicial System. Something which is common and finds place in the list of arrears throughout the High Courts is Second … Continue reading Second Appeal in High Courts – The Never Ending Litigation (Part – I)
The COVID-19 Pandemic cannot be used as a reason to arbitrarily de-legitimize the BLM protests. George Floyd’s death has reignited the Black Lives Matter (BLM) movement and brought it back into the limelight of media and politics. Protests across … Continue reading Black Lives Matter & COVID 19 – Legitimizing the Protest
“Solutions are often a gateway to more problems..” The menace of the Corona Virus has hit the world with an unforeseen and ungauged force. It has infected over 16 million people and killed 654,000. This has created mass hysteria as … Continue reading Dibs on COVID-19 Vaccine: Is the World Ready?
Introduction Contempt in the form of Scandalizing the court comes in the way of an individual’s right of exercising Freedom of Speech and Expression. Recently, the Supreme Court (“SC”) initiated Suo moto criminal contempt proceedings against advocate Prashant Bhushan under … Continue reading A Perspective on Contempt In the form of Scandalizing the Court: Preserving the Glory of Judges?
On April 17th of 2020, the Ministry of Power introduced the Electricity (Amendment) Bill, 2020 with the objective of bringing the outdated 2003 Act in tune with recent developments. Indeed, restructuring the statutory mechanism for the regulation of the energy … Continue reading Third Time, Not the Charm: Analyzing the Draft Electricity (Amendment) Bill, 2020
The death mystery of Sushant Singh coupled with Supreme Court reserving its order in case of Rhea Charkraborty vs State of Bihar regarding transfer of investigation from Bihar to Maharashtra and competence of CBI to take up investigation has given … Continue reading Supreme Court unlikely to help Rhea Chakraborty – Understanding the Role of Courts during Investigation