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  • Afzal File Hanging In Balance

    June 12, 2010 12:08 pm Published by

    When I was in service, I wanted some orders, on an important file, or which, at least, appeared important to me. I had a very good pleasant and hospitable boss, who believed more in gossiping, tossing papers, up and down,... View Article

  • Home Minister P Chidambaram maintains that present laws are enough to deal with terror menace Smoke And Mirrors!

    May 29, 2010 2:36 pm Published by

    A politician thinks of the next elections, and a statesman of the next generation. Unfortunately, the statesmanship is missing in our politics. At present, the politicians are keen to lay-down the lives of the citizens for our country, instead of... View Article

  • Child Custody In The Context Of Foreign Court Orders

    May 1, 2010 2:12 pm Published by

    In a matrimonial dispute case involving a child, where the child was removed from his natural environment (the US) by the mother, and brought to India, the Supreme Court of India ruled that it was the child’s best interests that... View Article

  • Implementation of the Domestic Violence Act, 2005 Procedural Impediments

    April 24, 2010 10:41 am Published by

    The Protection of Women from Domestic Violence Act, 2005 (hereinafter referred to as the Act’) has been much awaited and has taken a long time in being legislated after intensive lobbying at various levels. The Act has set itself a... View Article

  • Sex, Lies And Videotape The Right To Privacy In India

    April 10, 2010 11:24 am Published by

    In the recent cases of Swami Nithyananda and Prof SR Siras, the individual’s right to privacy has been violated in the name of “public morality”. But the Delhi High Court’s landmark judgment decriminalising homosexuality has clearly said that the right... View Article