Refugee Law and Policy

Food, shelter and clothing are the most basic needs for a human being. We live in well-structured and built homes, where there is shelter, there is food and there is clothing, also in addition to these, we all are geared with most importantly, our rights. But some people don’t find themselves as privileged as weContinue reading “Refugee Law and Policy”

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”

The Relationship between Extradition and Asylum

Traditionally, extradition emerged as a political concept. But with the development of Human Rights jurisprudence and the need for inter-jurisdictional cooperation in the international arena, it has assumed a more important role especially in effective dispensation of criminal justice. The concept of extradition underwent a huge change in the late 18th and early 19th centuryContinue reading “The Relationship between Extradition and Asylum”