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fundamental rights

Aakar Patel | Protests can’t be limited only to ‘designated’ areas in India

The State sees protest as a nuisance which must exist on paper but not exercised in defiance of the State

13 Sep 2022 1:35 AM

Supreme Court junks plea seeking law against torture

Refuses to direct Parl to enact standalone legislation.

06 Sep 2019 2:07 AM

'Article 15 will be an eye-opener': Ayushmann Khurrana

'Article 15' has relevance to society as it deals with the fundamental rights of every individual.

12 Jun 2019 1:04 PM

Adultery no more a criminal offence

Supreme Court strikes down Sec. 497 IPC as unconstitutional.

28 Sep 2018 12:58 AM

Triple talaq ordinance challenged in top court

To the petitioner’s knowledge, there is no informed assessment or study that forms the basis for the Central government to have created this offence.

26 Sep 2018 1:36 AM


Chief Secretary case: Court questions panel for changing stand

The Privileges Committee had issued him a notice on a complaint by the Question and Reference (Q&R) Committee of the Assembly.

12 Sep 2018 6:01 AM

Supreme Court to decide validity of women entry ban

‘Ban against basic tenets of Hinduism’

17 Jul 2018 1:19 AM

It’s tough to teach

The more productive effort would be to make our public servants understand the law and the Constitution.

19 Jun 2018 5:32 AM

Let’s teach our children fundamental rights. And duties

Education for democracy and in democracy are absolutely essential for the success of a democratic experiment.

19 Jun 2018 5:22 AM

Citizens have 'fundamental right' to assemble peacefully without arms: Delhi Court

Delhi court discharges 7 volunteers of India Against Corruption in case related to protest outside PMO

13 May 2018 1:22 PM


Kerala 'love jihad': Hadiya has absolute autonomy, says SC

SC said that choosing a faith is the substratum of individuality and sans it, the right of choice becomes a shadow.

10 Apr 2018 9:02 AM

Govt extends public opinion deadline for data privacy till Jan 31

The SC in an earlier judgement declared right to privacy a fundamental right, which could impact a range of life choices of Indians.

19 Dec 2017 8:49 AM

Hadiya accuses Supreme Court of denying her basic rights

The court had ordered that the college records her name in the registry as Akhila and not as Hadiya.

30 Nov 2017 5:01 AM

Citizens’ rights have to be at pinnacle, can't be compromised with: CJI

The fundamental rights are in the core value and the bedrock of the Constitution, CJI Dipak Misra said.

26 Nov 2017 5:17 PM

Right to privacy: Will come up with rules for data protection, Centre tells SC

The court fixed the matter for further hearing on September 6 as the bench was likely to pronounce its verdict on right to privacy by then.

22 Jul 2017 11:01 AM


Need to defend universities as free spaces: Hamid Ansari

He was delivering the 66th Convocational Address at the Panjab University in Chandigarh.

25 Mar 2017 4:12 PM