Abolishing capital punishment in India – II

There are increasing views on abolishing capital punishment in India and it requires serious conside…

Highlights of Year End Review 2018 - Department of Youth Affairs (Ministry Of Youth Affairs & Sports)

A recap on key initiatives, achievements, activities and programmes of Department of Youth Affairs (…

Considering Repeal of Habitual Offenders Act - Denotified Tribes

The continuing stigmatisation of the Denotified Tribes (DNT) in India calls for the repeal of the Ha…

Witness Protection Scheme, 2018

The Supreme Court has approved India's first Witness Protection Scheme.

Towards an Inclusive Democracy - Transgender Community

A brief look on the plight of transgenders over the years and the measures taken to address their ma…

Jammu and Kashmir Bank

Jammu and Kashmir Governor Administration has cleared a proposal to treat J&K Bank as PSU.

Shifting to Register-Based Census

Activities for the next decennial Census of India falls due in 2021.

Demand for Ordinance – Ayodhya dispute

There are rising demands to hasten construction of a Ram temple at Ayodhya through an ordinance rout…

Dissolution of Jammu and Kashmir Assembly

Jammu and Kashmir Governor Satya Pal Malik recently dissolved the State Assembly.

Appointment of Election Commissioners

The Supreme Court is hearing a PIL on the appointment of Chief Election Commissioner and Election Co…