Culture · Society

India V/s Bharat- One Nation With Differences

Diksha Singh Rathore writes about the how the ancient Bharat and the present India are different yet so connected. INTRODUCTION “How many countries have two names, one constitutionally documented and another probably an English translation for people who cannot pronounce it? People speaking English or any other European language often have a problem pronouncing eastern… Continue reading India V/s Bharat- One Nation With Differences

Culture · Society · Women Empowerment

Behind The Closed Door With Husband- The Unseen Story Of Rape

Piyali Pan writes about Marital Rape in India. In India, we do not have laws on marital rape, even though we have strict laws on rape. There are rigorous punishments for a person committing rape, which even extend to death penalty. Death penalty as a punishment for committing rape was included by way of the… Continue reading Behind The Closed Door With Husband- The Unseen Story Of Rape

Culture · Law · Public Policy · Society · Youth

A Right Delayed is a Right Denied

Disha Mazumdar talks about LGBT Rights and Section 377 IPC. INTRODUCTION The words by Martin Luther King Jr. create a major impact on our legal system. India a country of diverse culture , different religion and their unique languages ,were equality before law is supreme, the rights of the LGBT(Lesbians,Gays,Bisexuals,Transgender ) community is buried somewhere… Continue reading A Right Delayed is a Right Denied

Culture · Healthcare · Public Policy · Society

Brother from Another Mother : A Socio-Ethico-Legal Perspective of Surrogacy in the Indian context

“The labour of bearing a child is more intimately bound up with a woman’s identity than other types of labour. Contract pregnancy involves an alienation of aspects of the self so extreme as to make it an illegitimate practice. The work of pregnancy is long-term, complex and involves an emotional and physical bonding between mother… Continue reading Brother from Another Mother : A Socio-Ethico-Legal Perspective of Surrogacy in the Indian context