Analysis: SC judgement on reservation in promotions

Author: Bhakti Rathi from NMIMS Kirit P. Mehta School of Law.

Recently, the Supreme Court in a leading case Mukesh Kumar V State of Uttarakhand, 2020was deciding a group of appeals pertaining to the reservations to SCs and STsin promotion in the posts of Assistant Civil…

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…

FIR law in India

Author: Utsarga Dash from KIIT School of Law, Bhubaneswar.

The Information related to an offence registered with the police for apposite police action is called The First Information Report (FIR). The information can either be in writing or oral, generally reported by the

PMC Bank scam

Author: Naina Agarwal from Rajiv Gandhi National University of Law.

The Supreme Court bench comprising of Chief Justice S A Bobde along with Justices B R Gavai and Surya Kant after considering submissions by the Solicitor General Tushar Mehta partially stayed order of Bombay High…