All Posts by Aditi Nemakal

Combating Intimate Terrorism

The world certainly is not a stranger to the acts of domestic violence. According to the World Health Organisation 1/3rd women across the globe who have been in a relationship have been subjected to some kind of physical or sexual violence by their intimate partners[1].  Research proves that in crises, there has always been anContinue reading “Combating Intimate Terrorism”

Deciphering the Essence of the Citizenship (Amendment) Act, 2019

On the 11th of December 2019, the most controversial bill in recent times was passed and on the 12th of December, almost immediately, it received the assent of the president, thereby making the bill an act. The Citizenship Amendment Act,2019 (CAA) was passed in the Parliament of India, to insert a proviso to expedite theContinue reading “Deciphering the Essence of the Citizenship (Amendment) Act, 2019”

Does a Blanket Ban on Commercial Surrogacy Fulfil its Purpose?

The Union Cabinet has approved the Surrogacy (Regulation) Bill, 2020[1] after making changes to the bill introduced in 2019. India, before the bill, was considered as the “Surrogacy Hub” of the world. The surrogacy industry in India was considered to be a 2.3-billion-dollar market with over 20,000 clinics[2] across the country. The multi-billion-dollar industry ofContinue reading “Does a Blanket Ban on Commercial Surrogacy Fulfil its Purpose?”

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