Freedom of Religion in India and United States of America

Freedom of Religion in India and United States of America
A comparative study between India and the United States of America Taniya Malik, Ph.D. Scholar, Faculty of Law, University of Delhi Introduction: the importance of Freedom of Religion and Secularism Religion has been a powerful social factor in all phases of human history and in all parts of the human world. A global survey recently conducted by TNS, a leading...

Trial by media: perverting the course of justice

Trial by media perverting the course of justice
Deeksha Malik and Harsha Jeswani1. Abstract Media plays an educative, evocative and mobilising role in society. It is difficult to envisage a democratic society bereft of a free press. In recent times, however, media has come under sharp criticism for over-stepping the boundaries of a fair and balanced reporting. This is particularly true of investigative...

The rights and the wrongs of death and life

Arpitpushp Chaturvedi and Utkarsh Jain The paper we have written attempts to explore the dilemma and irony surrounding the section 309 of the Indian Penal Code. The section deals with the criminalization of attempt to suicide. Our paper discusses whether section 309 of the IPC should be unconstitutional, thus, indirectly granting a right to death or whether...

Armed Forces Special Power Act and women safety

Armed Forces Special Power Act and women safety
Maitri Tandon, Student of Law, Symbiosis Law School ABSTARCT This research paper concerns in itself the scenario of the northeastern and the northern states of our country, India after the inception of the Armed Forces Special Power Act. The researcher has penned down her own views on, what should be the ambit of area in which the Act should be imposing....

RIGHT TO DIE: AN ADDENDUM TO RIGHT TO LIFE (Euthanasia)

Euthanasia Right to Die, Nimisha Jha
Nimisha Jha, Advocate, High Court of Patna A detailed study of the judicial decisions with reference to Article 21 and the current judicial standing on Euthanasia after the landmark judgment in Aruna’s1case. INTRODUCTION Life is the most precious creation of God in this world. No matter how advanced science hasbecome, the beauty of nature and creation of...