Explainers – Category

The Controversial Legacy of Justice Arun Mishra

INTRODUCTION Justice Arun Mishra retired from the Supreme Court of India on September 2, 2020. A plethora of articles have been written since, which have ...
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Explainer: Contempt Of Court – The Case Of Prashant Bhushan

The recent conviction of Advocate Prashant Bhushan by the Apex Court in a contempt case has sparked a huge controversy among activists, academia, and members ...
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Kashmir, the Constitution and Article 370: an Explainer

On 5th August 2019, the President of India passed The Constitution (Application to Jammu and Kashmir) Order, 2019 [“C.O. 272”]. This Order, while brief, has ...
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All you need to know about the Aadhaar Litigation

The Aadhaar litigation will go down in history for being the second longest hearing in the Supreme Court of India. The case was heard for ...
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The Many Ups and Downs in the Battle of Section 377

On September 6, 2018 in the case of Navtej Singh Johar v. Union of India a five-judge constitutional bench of the Supreme Court headed by ...
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What is the Fugitive Economic Offenders Bill, 2018

India has seen the rise of multi-crore economic losses caused due to wilful defaults and scams. Individuals like Vijay Mallya are responsible for a loan ...
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Why the Citizenship Amendment Bill disturbs Assam

The state of Assam has witnessed several violent protests over the last few months because of the proposed amendments to the Citizenship Laws of the ...
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