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Friday, September 04, 2015

Custodial Violence in India

Custodial Violence in India

Custodial violence primarily refers to violence in police custody and judicial custody. Besides death, rape and torture are two other forms of custodial violence. Custodial violence is not a recent phenomenon. Sections 330, 331 & 348 of IPC; Sections 25 & 26 of the Indian Evidence Act; Section 76 of CrPC and Section 29 of the Police Act, 1861 were enacted to curb the tendency of policemen to resort to torture to extract confessions etc












Lets Be Defiant

Lets Be Defiant

Surviving in litigation would not have been possible for me had I not embraced defiance in the beginning of my career. After changing many jobs merely on the pay package that it was offering me,

Effectiveness of Parliamentary Control over Delegated Legislation

Effectiveness of Parliamentary Control over Delegated Legislation

Tuesday, September 01, 2015

Preventive Detention and Constitution of India - Effect on Human Rights

Preventive Detention and Constitution of India - Effect on Human Rights

he object of Preventive Detention is not to Punish but to intercept to prevent the Detenu from doing something prejudicial to the State. The satisfaction of the concerned authority is a subjective satisfaction in such a manner. [Ankul Chandra Pradhan Vs. Union of India, AIR 1997, SC 2814].

Compensatory Jurisprudence

Compensatory Jurisprudence

Article 32 of the Constitution of India confers power on the Supreme Court to issue direction or order or writ, including writs in the nature of habeas corpus, mandamus, prohibition, quo-warranto and certiorari, whichever may be appropriate, for the enforcement of any of the rights conferred by Part III of the Constitution.

Steps to be followed for the Incorporation of Company in India

Steps to be followed for the Incorporation of Company in India

A company to be incorporated as a Private Company must have a minimum paid-up capital of Rs. 1, 00,000, and minimum number of members required to form a private company is 2 or more members.

Law Relating to Workplace Sexual Harassment

Law Relating to Workplace Sexual Harassment
Sexual harassment at workplace(SHW) such as coercion of sexual nature, violence and inappropriate promise of rewards in the form of promotion and salary hikes in exchange of sexual favors at workplaces is a gross violation of women’s rights inflicting regression on the development of 3.5 billion women in the world

Wednesday, August 26, 2015

Is Capital Punishment Ethical

Is Capital Punishment Ethical

India retains capital punishment for a number of serious offences. The Indian Supreme Court has allowed the death penalty to be carried out in four instances since 1995.



The Supreme Court in Mithu vs State of Punjab struck down Section 303 of the Indian Penal Code, which provided for a mandatory death sentence for offenders serving a life sentence.

Constitutional philosophy of Writs: A detailed analysis

Constitutional philosophy of Writs: A detailed analysis

Friday, August 21, 2015

Examination in chief

Examination in chief
The Examination of a witness by a party who calls him shall be called his examination in Chief. Examination in Chief is the first examination after the witness has been sworn or affirmed. It is a province of a party by whom the witness is called to examine him in chief for the purpose of eliciting from the witness all the material facts within his knowledge which tend to prove the party’s case.

Is India Geared Up For Business Method Patent

Is India Geared Up For Business Method Patent
Business Method Patents were not considered as a subject matter for protection under Patent Law. Earlier Business Method was considered as an abstract idea and was thus not falling under the purview of Patents.

Recognition of Equality Marriage

Recognition of Equality Marriage

Same sex unions as well as marriages were quite prevalent in early and medieval times. In Asia, same-sex romantic love or sexual desire has been recorded from ancient times in the east, often taking the form of same-sex unions, usually between men. However, same-sex attraction between women was not valued.

A Study of Contract Labour Regulation and Abolition Act, 1970

A Study of Contract Labour Regulation and Abolition Act, 1970
The Act applies to all the establishments where the number of the workmen employed as Contract Labour are 20 or more (S. 1 (4)) on any day of the preceding twelve months. It includes all the contracts of Govts. and local authorities as well.

Women and Violence

Women and Violence

Incest, Rape And Domestic Violence

Some females fall prey to violence before they are born, when expectant parents abort their unborn daughters, hoping for sons instead. In other societies, girls are subjected to such traditional practices as circumcision, which leave them maimed and traumatized.

Silence of The Lambs - Article 20(3) In Administrative Proceedings

Silence of The Lambs - Article 20(3) In Administrative Proceedings

Sunday, August 09, 2015

Freedom of Religion

Freedom of Religion

The concept of secularism is implicit in the Preamble of the Constitution which declares the resolve of the people to secure to all its citizens “liberty to thought, belief, faith, and worship”. The 42nd Amendment Act, 1976,

Dental Insurance

Dental Insurance


In times where a person successfully secures his dental insurance, one thing he has to make sure and that is a routine checkup at the dentist which can be made once or twice a year. So in case where the individual is fulfilling all the monthly or yearly premiums, it comes within his obligation to routinely visit a doctor so as to make the preventive side done.

Saturday, August 08, 2015

Effectiveness of Parliamentary Control over Delegated Legislation

Effectiveness of Parliamentary Control over Delegated Legislation
Administrative law is the by-product of the increasing socio-economic functions of the State and the increased powers of the government. Administrative law as a separate branch of legal discipline, especially in India, came to be recognized by the middle of the 20th century. Today the administration is ubiquitous and impinges freely and deeply on every aspect of an individual’s life. Therefore, administrative law has become a major area for study and research . Administrative Law has been characterized as the most outstanding legal development of the 20th century. Administrative Law is that branch of the law, which is concerned, with the composition of powers, duties, rights and liabilities of the various organs of the government

Effectiveness of Parliamentary Control over Delegated Legislation

Effectiveness of Parliamentary Control over Delegated Legislation
Administrative law is the bye-product of the increasing socio-economic functions of the State and the increased powers of the government. Administrative law as a separate branch of legal discipline, especially in India, came to be recognized by the middle of the 20th century. Today the administration is ubiquitous and impinges freely and deeply on every aspect of an individual’s life. Therefore, administrative law has become a major area for study and research . Administrative Law has been characterized as the most outstanding legal development of the 20th century. Administrative Law is that branch of the law, which is concerned, with the composition of powers, duties, rights and liabilities of the various organs of the government

Wednesday, August 05, 2015

Women Empowerment in India: Discussing Liberal Feminism and Legal Interventions

Women Empowerment in India: Discussing Liberal Feminism and Legal Interventions

 Discussing Liberal Feminism and Legal Interventions: The women empowerment
policies are of topmost priority in terms of development. Women issues have been
subjugated across the whole universe, in varying degrees, to cater to the
patriarchal structure of the society that has traditionally come down upon us

Lifting of Corporate Veil: Indian Scenario

Lifting of Corporate Veil: Indian Scenario

Ordinarily, corporate personality of a company is to be respected. The whole law of corporations is still based on this basic principle of corporate entity. There are umpteen instances in which the courts have uphelded this principle and resisted the temptation to break through the veil.