Category: Legal Articles

Understanding the Contempt of Courts Act 1971 and Rules: A Comprehensive Guide

Introduction The Contempt of Courts Act, 1971, is a fundamental piece of legislation in India aimed at maintaining the sanctity and authority of the judiciary. Contempt of court encompasses actions or expressions that disrespect or challenge the integrity, authority, or dignity of the court. This act is essential for preserving the functioning of the legal

Exploring Online Gaming Laws in India: A Comprehensive Guide

Introduction In the modern digital landscape, online gaming has emerged as a global phenomenon, offering entertainment, competition, and interaction to millions of players. India, with its vast population and increasing internet penetration, has witnessed a significant surge in online gaming enthusiasts. However, this surge has also brought about the need for a clear understanding of

Criminalization of Begging in India: A Comprehensive Analysis

Introduction: Begging, an age-old practice tied to poverty and inequality, remains a pressing social issue in India. The complex interplay of socio-economic factors has led to discussions regarding the criminalization of begging. This article delves into the nuances of the Criminalization of Begging in India, exploring its historical context, legal framework, challenges, and the need


Author – Sandhya Pant (The ICFAI University, Dehradun) INTRODUCTION Customs law is a branch of indirect tax law that governs the import and export of goods across international borders. It regulates the collection of duties on imported goods and imposes restrictions on exports and imports[1]. Custom duty [2]is a tax levied on goods imported into a country.

Self-Incrimination vs Confession: Legal Differences

Author: Arghya Sen (Amity University, Kolkata) Abstract The article “Self-Incrimination vs Confession: Legal Differences” provides an in-depth analysis of the contrasting concepts of self-incrimination and confession in the context of criminal law. It explores the legal implications and constitutional provisions governing these concepts in India, highlighting their differences and significance in the criminal justice system.


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. Some of the kids are compelled to


Author: Priyanshu Kumar [CHRIST (Deemed to be University) Delhi NCR Campus)] ABSTRACT Child Labour is a menace that has plagued the Indian society for long. According to the report of International Labour Organisation (ILO), around 12.9 million children in India are engaged in labour and are employed in Hazardous industries. Despite of having many legislations

CAN THE NON COMPOUNDABLE NATURE OF PENAL OFFENCES BE CONVERTED INTO COMPOUNDABLITY ? (‘A multi-dimensional analysis of compensatory jurisprudence of India, through a case study’)

Author: Anirudh Tyagi (Sharda School of Law, Sharda University) Democratic Republic of India is the state nation, the penal jurisprudence of which is based on the principle of ‘No person shall be declared guilty unless the evidences adduced against (him) the accused, are proved beyond reasonable doubt by the prosecution. Hence every attempt, action in