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Right to Anticipatory Bail As A Fundamental Right in India

Author: Tanya Mehta 4th Year B.A. LL.B Ramaiah Institute of Legal Studies, Bengaluru 1. INTRODUCTION Black’s Law Dictionary (4th edition) describes ‘bail’ as procuring “the release of a person from legal custody, by undertaking that he shall appear at the time and place designated and submit himself to the jurisdiction and judgement of the court.”(1) Anticipatory bail means an application seeking permission from the court to be released if arrested… Read More »Right to Anticipatory Bail As A Fundamental Right in India

Evolution of Section 138 of Negotiable Instrument Act, 1881

Author 1: Aman Bohra, Author 2: Akshay Yadav 5th Year B.A. LL.B (Hons.) Manipal University, Jaipur Introduction Negotiable Instrument being termed as one of the most convenient and reliable modes of making payment, soon after the development of the banking sector which leads to establishment of many banks, cheques being the easiest way of making a payment. According to Section 6 of the Negotiable Instruments Act, (Amendment & Miscellaneous Provisions)… Read More »Evolution of Section 138 of Negotiable Instrument Act, 1881

Explained: National Digital Health Mission

Author: Shawaiz Nisar 3rd Year B.A. LL.B (Hons.) Rajiv Gandhi National Law University, Punjab 1. INTRODUCTION AND FEATURES OF THE MISSION The Prime Minister of India during his Independence Day speech on the 15th of August, 2020 announced the National Digital Health Mission (NDHM) aimed at transforming the healthcare sector in India.[1] The main emphasis of the initiative is to make the healthcare sector in India more technologically advanced, and… Read More »Explained: National Digital Health Mission

An Analysis-One Nation One Ration Card

Author: Shawaiz Nisar 3rd Year B.A. LL.B (Hons.) Rajiv Gandhi National Law University, Punjab 1. INTRODUCTION In March 2020, the finance minister of India declared the “one nation one ration card” policy to be rolled out before March 2021. The policy is a nationwide framework to be implemented across all the States and Union Territories of the country. According to the policy, the ration card shall be universally applicable throughout… Read More »An Analysis-One Nation One Ration Card

CBI Investigation: Constitutional Power of The High Courts to Direct It

Author: – Tanya Mehta 4th Year B.A. LL.B Ramaiah Institute of Legal Studies, Bengaluru 1. INTRODUCTION A Supreme Court Judge once condemned the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) as a “caged parrot’’ and “its master’s voice’’. Article 32 and 226 of the Indian Constitution talks about the restriction on the powers of the Parliament and the executive, but not on the restriction on the powers of the judiciary, said by… Read More »CBI Investigation: Constitutional Power of The High Courts to Direct It

Medical Termination of Pregnancy Amendment Bill 2020

Author: – Shawaiz Nisar 3rd Year B.A. LL.B (Hons.) Rajiv Gandhi National Law University, Punjab 1. INTRODUCTION On March 2, 2020, the Minister of Health and Family Welfare, Dr Harsh Vardhan presented the Medical Termination of Pregnancy (Amendment) Bill, 2020 in Lok Sabha. The Bill aims to amend the Medical Termination of Pregnancy Act, 1971 by adding to the definition of ‘termination of pregnancy’, ‘a procedure is undertaken to terminate… Read More »Medical Termination of Pregnancy Amendment Bill 2020

Pre-Litigation Mediation

Author: – Shawaiz Nisar 3rd Year B.A. LL.B (Hons.) Rajiv Gandhi National Law University, Punjab 1. INTRODUCTION Mediation is an alternative method for dispute resolution. Keeping in view the tedious process of courts, people more often opt mediation as the dispute solving mechanism, since the courts are already burdened with cases and also take a long time for giving the final verdict. However, mediation can only be done on civil… Read More »Pre-Litigation Mediation

Ethical Hacking

Author: S. Ashita 3rd Year BBA LL.B BVDU, New Law College, Pune 1. INTRODUCTION At the Massachusetts Institute of Technology in the 1960s, the term ‘Hacker’ was coined to describe experts who used their skills to re-develop mainframe systems, increase their efficiency and enable them to multi-task. The word now commonly identifies professional programmers who, driven either by spite or provocation, obtain unauthorised access to computer systems by manipulating vulnerabilities… Read More »Ethical Hacking

Eviction of Slum Dwellers: Violation of Their Basic Human Rights

Author: Shivalika Verma 3rd Year BBA LL.B BVDU, New Law College, Pune Human Rights are denominated as the “basic parameters” which guarantee the integrity of individuals maintaining their overall development and protecting their rights against powerful entities. Traditionally, human rights were divided into two broad kinds: First-generation rights (civil or political) which include the right to life, right against arbitrary detention and the right to freedom. Second-generation rights (social, economic and cultural)… Read More »Eviction of Slum Dwellers: Violation of Their Basic Human Rights

Indian Judiciary: An Analysis of The Cyclic Syndrome of Delay, Arrears, and Pendency

Author: Nandini Srivastava 3rd Year B.A. LL.B (Hons.) Manipal University, Jaipur Judiciary is a co – branch of the Indian democracy like legislature and executive. Its role is not limited to only resolving disputes between the conflicting parties but also to ensure that rights and liberties mentioned in the Constitution of India are available to the people. Our country can enact endless legal frameworks to curb the evils present in… Read More »Indian Judiciary: An Analysis of The Cyclic Syndrome of Delay, Arrears, and Pendency