November 2020

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

Rape Culture: Assault Faced by Men

Author 1: – Aditya Jain, Author 2: – Mansi Sharma 2nd Year B.B.A. LL.B (Hons.) Manipal University, Jaipur ABSTRACT: Rape is a crime, whether the person committing it is a stranger, relative or merely an acquaintance. Various myths which concern the survivors, perpetrators and plausibility of such abuse are often being challenged. Most survivors already know their rapists and tend to protect their perpetrators by not initiating a legal procedure… Read More »Rape Culture: Assault Faced by Men

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

The Fourth Pillar of India’s Democracy: Indian Media

Author: – Ankur Srivastava 5th Year B.A. LL.B Chandigarh University, Chandigarh ABSTRACT: The power and importance of media in a democratic society are world-famous. Although the media and the press only have persuasive authority, its true potential is no secret to the world. The important role of the media is the ability to mobilize the thought process of millions of people. The existence of a free, independent, and powerful media… Read More »The Fourth Pillar of India’s Democracy: Indian Media

Matrimonial Remedies under The Hindu Marriage Act, 1955

Author: – Nandini Srivastava 3rd Year B.A. LL.B (Hons.) Manipal University, Jaipur INTRODUCTION In India, marriage is a sacrament. The aim of the Hindu Marriage Act, 1955 is to keep the families united but at times it is quite possible then one of the parties to the marriage does any act, omission or conduct which aggrieves the other party to the extent that they no longer want to reside with… Read More »Matrimonial Remedies under The Hindu Marriage Act, 1955