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VARIETY

 |  4-minute read
Ncr pollution, National Green Tribunal, Supreme Court, Real estate mafia

Aravalli Deforestation: Real estate over life breath? Mr Khattar needs to make a choice now

While real estate projects in Haryana can get the state world-class infrastructure, what worth is it if the people in those cities are not able to breathe?

VOICES

 |  4-minute read
Supreme Court, Ayodhya mediators, Ram Janmabhoomi, Babri Masjid demolition

Just like the Ayodhya issue, why can't troubled Kashmir see some mediation too?

Kashmiris have been targeted time and again, and now repeatedly in the aftermath of Pulwama too. It's time to reach out to them.

POLITICS

 |  Tarar Square  |  7-minute read
PTI, Supreme Court, Imran Khan, Pakistan

I love my country. Why the Faizabad sit-in verdict makes me hopeful about Pakistan's tomorrow

No, the Naya Pakistan does not feel the pressure to cower in front of religious organisations.

POLITICS

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Supreme Court, Kalyan Singh, Babri Masjid, Ayodhya dispute

Ram Janmabhumi-Babri Masjid: SC should firmly quash govt's new plea on Ayodhya land

Under Kalyan Singh’s watch, the Babri Majid was demolished, despite the promises made to the apex court. There is absolutely no guarantee of history not repeating itself.

VARIETY

 |  3-minute read
Hindu, Secularism, Ayodhya dispute, Sanskrit hymns

Why singing Sanskrit prayers in schools should be for parents and teachers to decide, and not disturb the Supreme Court

While such issues are important, they could also have been solved at an individual level instead of approaching the country's top court which has to rule on matters of national importance.

VARIETY

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Domestic Violence, Transgenders, Section 377, Supreme Court

When we moved in: The law may be on the side of live-in couples. But society is definitely against them

Many couples I spoke to were not even aware of their legal rights. That’s because laws don’t make much of a difference in the face of the deep social problems they battle.

POLITICS

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BJP, Supreme Court, Muslim, Triple talaq bill

Why the Triple Talaq issue is proving to be such a troubled divorce

The Triple Talaq Bill cannot be an exercise to punish one community. But that, observers find, is what it appears as.

VARIETY

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Ranjan gogoi, Collegium, Elevation of judges, Supreme Court

How the appointment of two new Supreme Court judges has thrown the institution out of order

The exalted office of the Supreme Court is being laid open to intense scrutiny, much like politicians and administrators.

VARIETY

 |  5-minute read
Chandni bar, Maharashtra, Supreme Court, Dance Bars

Supreme Court allows Mumbai dance bars to open: Why it will be a catch-22 situation for the state government

The state government will now have to bear the brunt of moral policing of the urban middle class.

VARIETY

 |  3-minute read
Moral Policing, Maharashtra, Supreme Court, Dance Bars

SC smoothens path of dance bars in Maharashtra: 5 reasons we need to hail the verdict

The latest court order thwarts the state’s third attempt at clamping down on dance bars.