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). […]