FORENSIC SCIENCE AND EVIDENCE

INTRODUCTION: We all have come across various films which show forensic inspection at the crime scene to find who is the accused behind a particular crime. But how do the forensic scientists really work and what is the science behind their work is a matter to be studied and looked upon. Forensic science is also labelled as criminalistics. The work […]

Endorsement and Accountability of Influencers

Who is an influencer? An influencer in simple words is any person who can influence others buying decisions. Influencers are people who have established credibility and audience, and they can persuade others by virtue of their trustworthiness and authenticity. When an influencer endorses a product, it makes an impression on the people especially their fans thereby inclining them towards the […]

Applying International Treaties Towards Indian Law

“If an agreement between two nations is to last, it must serve the best interests of both nations.” Introduction In modern times, the importance of International Relations dominates the globe. Different countries have their way of entering, keeping and concluding such relations. No country, in this day and age, can stay isolated from the rest of the world. It has […]

Caste and Politics

Introduction: Many argue today that caste is neither a relevant nor an essential factor to the electoral processes in India.  However, some claim otherwise. Many blocs and associations are created within different constituencies based on caste. People prefer to vote the candidate who belongs to their caste without taking into consideration of the candidate’s merits, maybe by doing so they […]

The Quest For Marriage Equality in India

In the same week when the Supreme Court of the United States delivered its landmark judgment recognising the rights of the LGBTQ community against being fired for of their queer identity, the eight colours of pride shone brightly in India too, when a High Court recognised the right to consensual cohabitation between people of the same sex, outside wedlock. The […]

USE OF NATIONAL SECURITY ACT TO CURTAIL CORONAVIRUS IS AN OVERREACTION BY THE STATE

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on 12th April,2020 requested conjuring the National Security Act (NSA) against patients having links with the Tablighi Jamaat who were allegedly badgering clinical staff while in quarantine. This is yet another incident where the State has used the draconian law, despite availability of alternative reliefs which are provided under the Indian Penal Code (IPC). […]