Migrant Crisis in India

The emergence of the COVID-19 crisis challenged not only humans but also the sustainability of many institutions around the world. Many nations are still grappling to cope up with the deadly effect of COVID-19. Many large economies have come to a halt. The world is on the verge of a global recession. Amidst all thisContinue reading “Migrant Crisis in India”

On the Road!

Dejected, at being left all alone, They are desperate to go back home! Miserable, that they can’t find solace, In the towns they thought were their own! Those pangs of hunger. That push them out on the road; Those empty pockets, That struggle to keep them afloat; Those heartless wretches, That make them yearn forContinue reading “On the Road!”

Widening Arena of Tort of Negligence in Times Of COVID-19

The law of torts is an ever-emerging field of law and the area under its ambit is continuously increasing. In the globalized world, the situation keeps on changing.[1] New torts keep on emerging as a result of increasing interactions between the people. COVID-19 has widened the area of the torts law by calling for lawsuitsContinue reading “Widening Arena of Tort of Negligence in Times Of COVID-19”

Liability Under Negligence for Transmitting Coronavirus

As coronavirus spreads across the world like a wildfire and with WHO declaring it as a pandemic[1], social distancing has become the new black. Many governments have imposed restrictions on movement by declaring complete lockdown and ordered people to maintain social distancing; in a few cases, people were asked to self-quarantine. Despite the order, thereContinue reading “Liability Under Negligence for Transmitting Coronavirus”

The Concept Of Force Majeure

As the world is put together intermeshed in fighting the coronavirus, economies around the world face several hardships, and businesses globally are no exception. More are left with uncertainty and anticipation over the ‘new normal’ with no predictable end to the lockdown. This situation has compelled many companies to raise severe doubts on the abilityContinue reading “The Concept Of Force Majeure”

Transcending Differences

The first footprints of humankind were made a little over six million years ago, which marked the emergence of the considerably intelligent species following a series of evolutionary stages. This emergence occurred in the present-day African Continent.  It is no secret that we have come a long way since then.  Our intellect enabled us toContinue reading “Transcending Differences”

Changes in Labour Laws across India during the 2020 Lockdown

Considering that every introduction is supposed to be given birth with a definition as a peep into the topic, in this situation, that theory fails, massively. Under the Constitution of India, labor falls within the ambit of the concurrent list giving legislating power to both the Central and the respective state government. But while exceedingContinue reading “Changes in Labour Laws across India during the 2020 Lockdown”

Stringent Drone Regulations in India- Hindrance to the post-COVID Paradigm Shift?

Unmanned Aerial Vehicles, otherwise known as drones, are indeed one among the revolutionary, game-changing inventions of the 21st century. Initially developed for military purposes, the usage of drones has increased multiple folds in various sectors ever since then. From food delivery to the media sector, the usage of drones has indeed revolutionized the way oneContinue reading “Stringent Drone Regulations in India- Hindrance to the post-COVID Paradigm Shift?”

The Burma Crisis

The Burma crisis is one of the biggest humanitarian crises of these times. The Rohingyas are a Muslim ethnic group mainly found in the Rakhine state of Myanmar. This minority has been subjected to persecution for decades. Since late 2017, lakhs of the Rohingya population have fled Burma’s Rakhine state to escape the military’s largeContinue reading “The Burma Crisis”

Yemen Crisis: A Human Rights Violation

Human rights are the basic rights and freedom that belong to every person in the world, from birth to death. They are the rights inherent to all human beings irrespective of their place of birth, caste, colour etc. Generally, the state is the real guardian of human rights and is responsible for any violation ofContinue reading “Yemen Crisis: A Human Rights Violation”

Human Rights Situation in Kashmir Post Abrogation of Article 370

On May 4, 2020, three AP photojournalists were awarded the Pulitzer Prize for their coverage of the Kashmir siege of 2019. The photographs shed light on the new reality that the people of Kashmir had been living in post the abrogation of Article 370 by the Indian Legislature. The communications blockade in Kashmir had madeContinue reading “Human Rights Situation in Kashmir Post Abrogation of Article 370”

Continuity of Judicial and Legislative Activities in a Pandemic – An Indian and Global Perspective

COVID-19, the novel coronavirus has been the talk of this year. Mankind has come to a standstill with global superpowers losing in the war against our unseen enemy. With no effective measures to contain the raging onslaught, nations have turned to total lockdown as the only possible defensive solution that exists as of now. TheContinue reading “Continuity of Judicial and Legislative Activities in a Pandemic – An Indian and Global Perspective”

COVID-19: Force Majeure and Its Impact on Performance of Contract

We are all aware of the ongoing Pandemic (COVID-19), which has adversely affected human lives across the globe. To prevent its further spread, many countries, including India, have taken various precautionary measures. One such measure is ‘Lockdown’ wherein all economic and business activities are kept on hold for a temporary period. However, it may continueContinue reading “COVID-19: Force Majeure and Its Impact on Performance of Contract”

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”