Category Archives: Opinions

National Judicial Appointment Commission – is this the final best solution?

  By: Ashutosh Pandey   The Parliament has finally passed the National Judicial Appointment Commission bill and 121st constitutional amendment enabling the establishment of National Judicial Appointment Commission (NJAC). The Act…

Indian Agriculture : Sustainability and Design Intervention

  Author: Parveen Kaswan ( Author is an Engineer and holds a Masters Degree in Engineering Designs from Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore ) This blog-series under the title of ‘Indian…

India’s Act East policy: Identifying Hinge-points

  By: Homagni Bhattacharjee (Been a Banker and a Teacher. Genuinely curious about the issues that turn the world. Like a typical Indian, loves cricket but considers Brian Lara to be…

Community Radio: A key for Empowerment

  Author: V.K Dadhich   “Community radio has potential and can be used as a platform to enable participation of communities” It was in 1995 when SC gave a landmark judgement…

India-Japan Relations and Tokyo Declaration

  Author: V.K. Dadhich   Two countries, whose history and culture is interwoven since the ascent of civilizations, are now the cynosure of world politics. Increasing ‘friendship’ between the most prosperous…

The Dilemma of KG Gas: Decoded

  Author: Suchak Patel    Nowadays, this title has become the synonym of crony capitalism. There are many reports, articles published on the topic in both electronic and print media….

Freedom of Speech – a Necessitated need with Constrains

  Author: Vivek Kumar   The matter is in high term debate at the international level ranging to the regional level that how much freedom of speech vested for Print,…

SC order against Oral Instructions

  A Bench of Justices K.S. Radhakrishnan and Pinaki Chandra Ghose referring to the recommendations of the Hota Committee (2004) and the Santhanam Committee report, which highlighted “the necessity of…

Right to recall: Need of the hour?

  Author: V.k. Dadhich   In simple terms, recall is the retiring of an elected officer by a vote of the electorate. This feature finds roots in the Athenian democracy and…

Critique for Oscar wining movie ’12 Years a Slave’

  By: Sumit kumar Yadav (Writer is student of 1st year, MA(Public Policy) at Jindal school of Government and Public Policy ) The movie is adaption of the book written by Solomon Northup…