Avichal Mishra

IPR and Higher Education: How Is India Evolving?

Introduction  Indian Education system is often criticized for not getting recognized in the world. We don’t have many institutions on the list of the world’s best universities. But still, students from our universities are the ones who are leading many...

Analysing the Constitutional Validity of Assam Government’s Decision to Shut All State-Run Madrasas and Sanskrit Tols

BJP led Assam government in the past week, decided to shut down all the state-run madrasas and Sanskrit tols. 6 months earlier, the Assam government had proposed the same. But initially, it was only talking about madrasa. The government...

Explained: Postal Ballot for NRIs

At the end of November 2020, Election Commission sent a proposal to the law ministry to amend the Representation of People’s Act, 1951. The letter goes on to demand amendments in the Conduct of Election Rules, 1961.  They claimed...

Why has the Government Stopped Scholarship Funding to Dalits?

At a time when the scholarship amount should be increased to reduce the effect of inflation, the government has stopped the Post Matric Scholarship scheme. This article discusses the said scheme, why it has been put at an halt and it’s effects on the Dalit community.

Why is the Amendment to the Kerala Police Act Controversial?

The Kerala state government amended the Kerala Police Act in order to prevent cyber-attacks against women and children, however this amendment is said to curtail freedom of speech and expression.

Explained: Selective Listing of the Cases in the Supreme Court of India

A letter from the President of Supreme Court Bar Council, Mr Dushyant Dave to the Chief Justice of India was sent on the Selective Listing of the Cases in the Supreme Court of India.

Explained: The Investor State Investment Disputes and the Indian Stance

Initially, India didn't have an open economy. But, it was in 1991 when the Indian government opened doors for the whole world. It was at that time; India implemented the policy of LPG. This transformed India into a global...

An Illummination of the Home Ministry’s Commission for Revision of Penal Laws

The Indian Penal Code was enacted in 1860. It was formed after the draft was created by the first law commission in 1837. Thomas Babington Macaulay was the chairman of that law commission. The idea was to create a uniform law...

Will Delhi Choke Again due to Stubble Burning?

Masks have been part of people living in Delhi-NCR for a long time now. Before COVID-19, there was air pollution for them. As soon as October starts, the mercury starts dropping in the National Capital Region (NCR). A white...

Is There an Urgent Need of Addressing the Plight of Young Children in India?

A report named "The State Of Young Child In India" was launched by Vice President Mr Venkaiah Naidu. This report was launched on 4th September 2020. A Delhi-based NGO, Mobile Creches published this report for the first time. This report focuses...

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