Removal of tax on dividends

Author: Ishan Mazumder from West Bengal National Law University of Juridical Sciences (WBNUJS), Kolkata.

The budget of 2020 spurred the debate over taxations and raised several conundrums as to whether it could rescue the downtrodden economy of the country. Among several issues, one of the prime fiscal discourses which…

US-India relations

Author: Charu Shekhar from Dr. Ram Manohar Lohia National Law University, Lucknow.

The First Couple of United States have indicated their plans to visit India. As per the news from the Oval office of United States it has been confirmed that the President of the United States Donald J. Trump and the First Lady…

Coronavirus: Legal angle

Author: Ishan Mazumder from West Bengal National University of Juridical Sciences (NUJS), Kolkata.

“No epidemic is local” is one of the most thought provoking remarks once made by Belgian Microbiologist Pitor Piot and now the milieu is such that the virus, popularly known as the Coronavirus or 2019-nCoV, first…

What are minority institutions?

Author: Mehak Mehra from University Institute of Legal Studies, Panjab University, Chandigarh.

The concepts of Socialism, Secularism, Sovereignty, Fraternity, Equality, and welfare state form the substratum of the Indian Constitution. The framers of the Constitution meticulously incorporated good features of constitutions…

Supreme Court on CAA

Author: Prachi Gupta from University Institute of Legal Studies, Panjab University, Chandigarh.

On 22nd January 2020, the Supreme Court, while dealing with the record 1444 petitions related to the Citizenship Amendment Act, refused to grant a stay on the Act, thereby declining to take note of the anti-CAA protests that…