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Credibility Concerns with Election Commission

The EC has come under the scanner like never before with increasing incidents of breach of the Model…

Supreme Court Order on VVPAT Verification

The Supreme Court has recently directed the Election Commission (EC) to increase random checking of …

RTI and Right to Privacy - Judiciary Case - II

A Constitution Bench of the Supreme Court has recently concluded hearing a crucial appeal under the …

Assessing AFSPA, Sedition and Defamation Laws

A look at three significant and controversial laws - sedition law, defamation law and the AFSPA

Bengaluru Civil Court’s Gag Order

BJP’s MP candidate from South Bangalore has got a temporary order from a Bengaluru court against r…

Mission Shakti Speech and Model Code of Conduct

The Election Commission has concluded that PM Modi's Mission Shakti speech did not violate the Model…

Understanding Vote-Bank Politics - The Positive Side

Despite the negative connotations, vote banks are favourable in terms of raising the bargaining powe…

Delhi High Court Judgement on Slum Dwellers

The Delhi High Court recently held that slum dwellers are not secondary citizens but citizens with e…

Balancing Rights to Privacy and Information - Electoral Bonds Case

The electoral bonds scheme in its present form fails to recognise the complementary nature of the ri…

Presidential Order amending Constitution (Application to Jammu and Kashmir) Order, 1954

The Centre's executive order amending the Constitution (Application to Jammu and Kashmir) Order, 195…
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