Democracy and Rule of Law

Democracy and Rule of Law

Letter bomb on Secularism

First things first. Archbishop Anil TT Couto had no business issuing the letter dated May 8, 2018 to all the…

May 29,2018

Democracy and Rule of Law

Major Gogoi and the Budgam woman

Facts of the matter Major LeetulGogoi, an officer of the Indian Army posted in Budgam, booked a hotel room for…

May 29,2018

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Preserve or perish: Anand Grover

Text of the speech at Symbiosis Law School where Senior Advocate of the Supreme Court discussed what it takes to…

May 25,2018

Democracy and Rule of Law

Constitutional secularism

Secularism as a value concept has been both derided and glorified. Those who deride it define it as being ‘irreligious’.…

May 25,2018

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The Speaker is wrong

No-confidence motion arises from Article 75 of the Constitution which says that the Council of Ministers shall be collectively responsible…

May 25,2018

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Whither accountability?

In another landmark addition to its recent slew of progressive jurisprudence, the Supreme Court’s decision in Lok Prahari v. Union of India, is a…

May 25,2018

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Inciting mutiny

Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s blockbuster movie Padmavati raised the hackles of the Rajput community across several states, who vandalised the film sets and…

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Tribute to Gauri Lankesh

Lawyers Collective condemns the cowardly murder of Gauri Lankesh, editor of Gauri Lankesh Patrike, who was an active voice of dissent…