Every journey has an end and it is actually the end which justifies the means. There has to be something endearing in the end to induce someone into doing something. As a student of engineering, a question may arise in a person’s mind as to why should they at all care about attending a conference,… Continue reading Importance of Attending Conferences for an Engineer
What is sexual harassment? In general terms, it can be defined as bullying or coercion which involves a sexual nature; the definition also includes the acts of unwelcome or inappropriate promises of rewarding the victim in exchange for sexual favours. In a country like India, while on one hand the general population suffers from the… Continue reading Sexual Harassment Laws: Double-Edged?
The Indian judiciary has seen a decelerated evolution with regards to sexual harassment laws. This article seeks to highlight and analyze the various flaws in the legal apparatus to deal with sexual harassment as it exists today. One of the most dubious provisions is Section 498-A of the Indian Penal Code. While the provision has… Continue reading Misuse of Sexual Harassment Laws