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Internship Opportunity at Office of the Chief Justice of India Dr. Justice D.Y. Chandrachud: Apply by Dec 8

Dhananjaya Yashwant Chandrachud (born 11 November 1959) is an Indian judge who is serving as the 50th and current Chief Justice of India. He is a former ex-officio executive chairman of National Legal Services Authority whilst being J1 (or the senior-most judge after the chief justice) of the Supreme Court of India. In addition, he

IS THE PRIVATIZATION OF PRISONS A SOLUTION TO THE FAILURE OF THE PRISON SYSTEM IN INDIA?

Author(s) – 1. Gayatri Singh (UPES Dehradun) 2. Hardik Manoj Manwani (UPES Dehradun) 3. Avantika Verma (UPES Dehradun) ABSTRACT   One of the most crucial components of the criminal justice system in our nation is prison. The term “correctional facility” also applies to prisons, where the individual who has been charged or found guilty is detained

Winter Internship Programme 2022 by National Human Rights Commission [Stipend Rs 12k, 65 seats]: Apply by Nov 27

The National Human Rights Commission of India is a Statutory public body constituted on 12 October 1993 under the Protection of Human Rights Ordinance of 28 September 1993. It was given a statutory basis by the Protection of Human Rights Act, 1993. The National Human Rights Commission has expressly been mandated to promote Human Rights

ARE ELECTORAL FREEBIES – POLITICALLY,LEGALLY AND ECONOMICALLY APPROPRIATE?

Author: Kruti Brahmbhatt (Gujrat Law Society, Ahmedabad) What are electoral freebies? These are the promises made by the politicians to give free services or commodities in exchange of the votes in order to bring them in power. Generally free electricity, free water, allowances to the unemployed, free gadgets and free scooters are some examples of

CHILD TRAFFICKING

Author: Preeti Nakhat (KIIT School of Law) ABSTRACT A child is a priceless asset to any community and is undoubtedly important to the growth of the country. The way a nation raises its children to become its citizens will determine how that nation will develop in the future. According to the Child Labour (Prohibition and

DOWRY DEATH: AN ANALYSIS

Author: Esha Jain (Kalinga School of Law, Bhubaneshwara) INTRODUCTION Dowry is considered as one of the traditional customs of the marriage and the evil associated with the marriage is dowry system. Marriage is not a formal contract but rather a sacred relationship in Hindu culture. However, it appears that the dowry custom runs counter to

“DELIBERATIVE DEMOCRACY IN INDIAN PARLIAMENTARY SYSTEM”

Author: Roshani Pradhan INTRODUCTION Democracy extrapolate from the two words ‘Demos’ and ‘Kratos’ Demos means “ The People” and the kratos is “Power”. Therefore  the meaning of democracy is “Competency of the People”. Deliberation means people come together and get involved in debate. Deliberative democracy could also be a speculative enhancement over participatory democracy. Simply

Assessment Internship Opportunity at Chamber of AOR Prateek Kumar, New Delhi (Stipend 5k) [Offline; 1 Month]

Chamber of AOR Prateek Kumar: The office has one partner – Advocate Ruchir Ranjan Rai and one clerk. Mr. Prateek Kumar is an alumnus of Gujarat National Law University (2014) and Mr. Ruchir Ranjan Rai is an alumnus of Dr. Ram Manohar Lohiya National Law University (2016). The LinkedIn profile links are embedded.  Roles & Responsibilities Assessment Internship for litigation work, including