Trade or Commerce in Wildlife Animals, Animal Articles, and Trophies

Trade or Commerce in Wildlife Animals, Animal Articles, and Trophies; It’s Prohibition under Wildlife Life (Protection) Act, 1972. This article is written by Shrasti Singh, a student of Shri Ramswaroop Memorial University, Lucknow Introduction  India is rich in its wild life. Wildlife means all animals living and plants growing in a natural environment or animalsContinue reading “Trade or Commerce in Wildlife Animals, Animal Articles, and Trophies”

Inter- Relationship Between Fundamental Rights And Directive Principles

This article is written by Shambhavi Srivastava, a student of Symbiosis Law School, Hyderabad Introduction To The Topic The Indian constitution is known as the longest written constitution in this entire world. It not only consists of 395 Articles but also 22 parts and 8 schedules in it. Under the constitution of India there are few rights whichContinue reading “Inter- Relationship Between Fundamental Rights And Directive Principles”

RAJBALA V. STATE OF HARYANA

FACTS Two Judge Bench of the Supreme Court of India upheld the validity of Haryana Panchayati Raj (Amendment) Act, 2015 (Act 8 of 2015), which introduced the minimum educational qualification for candidates to contest the panchayat elections. The Bench consisting of Justice Chelameswar and A.M.Sapre held that both the rights, namely “Right to Vote” andContinue reading “RAJBALA V. STATE OF HARYANA”

Shakti Vahini vs Union of India

FACTS After conducting a Research study passed by the National Commission of Women on Honor Killings in Haryana, Punjab and Western Uttar Pradesh and reporting that a spate of honour killing has been continuing in the above- mentioned states, the petitioner, an NGO named Shakti Vahini, has filed a Writ Petition under Article 32 ofContinue reading “Shakti Vahini vs Union of India”

YUSUF ABDUL AZIZ V. STATE OF BOMBAY (1954 AIR 321)

FACTS: In this case, the petitioner was on trial for adultery under section 497 of the Indian Penal Code, 1860. The cognizance of this offense was limited, i.e., adultery committed with a married woman, and the male offender alone had been made liable to the punishment. Women were treated as the property of men, andContinue reading “YUSUF ABDUL AZIZ V. STATE OF BOMBAY (1954 AIR 321)”

Aruna Ramchandra Shanbaug V. Union Of India (2011) 4 SCC 454

This Case Summary is written by Arfa Aslam Khan, a student at School of law, University of Kashmir  SYNOPSIS The case of Aruna Ramchandra Shanbaug is one of the most famous and intriguing cases in the Indian judicial history which legalized passive euthanasia and recognized that an individual has a ‘right to die with dignity’Continue reading “Aruna Ramchandra Shanbaug V. Union Of India (2011) 4 SCC 454”

Right to be Forgotten: a Right or Restriction

Introduction:  The Right to be Forgotten (right to erasure) owes its origin to the belief that everyone has legal right to ask for removal of any information about oneself available on the internet and is open for all. One can only ask for removal of that information which is of the potential to hamper socialContinue reading “Right to be Forgotten: a Right or Restriction”

National Green Tribunal: Constitution, Functions and Power

Introduction The National Green Tribunal (‘NGT’) was established on 18th October, 2010 under the National Green Tribunal Act 2010. The purpose behind the establishment of NGT is effective and expeditious disposal of cases related to environmental dispute involving multi-disciplinary issues. After the establishment of NGT, India became the third country to have a specialised bodyContinue reading “National Green Tribunal: Constitution, Functions and Power”

Social Media Manipulation To Undermine Democracy

People are real assets of India as they play an important role in shaping democracy. Our goal was made achievable only by people interacting and joining hands together to reach success. But today, we have reached a stage where people can stay connected only through artificial intelligence. Fast growing technology and everlasting developments have made,Continue reading “Social Media Manipulation To Undermine Democracy”

Amendment Of Constitution

This article is written by Sreeya Chowdary Kesanapalli, a student of Gitam School of Law, Visakhapatnam Introduction The constitution of India is one of the most captivating documents on this planet. No other country has a constitution as broad as ours and is the largest constitution in the world. However, despite being so comprehensive, thisContinue reading “Amendment Of Constitution”