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News Today 29.06.2021
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The law of sedition is unconstitutional

In Vinod Dua’s case (2021), the Supreme Court of India has reaffirmed the law of sedition laid down in Kedar Nath Singh (1962) and directed governments to adhere to it. This reaffirmation seems to be [Read More]

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News Today 29.06.2021
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A chapter closed

Quite the most remarkable feature of the sentence awarded to US white police officer Derek Chauvin must be the promptitude that has marked the end of the trial process following the brutal killing of African-American [Read More]

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News Today 29.06.2021
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Doctrinal dilemma

Countries’ aspirations have changed, as has the competitive landscape between them, and the lifting of the shadow of colonialism has ensured ideological motivation is no longer the premise on which national interest is sought to [Read More]

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News Today 29.06.2021
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Defining the contours of a Kashmir agenda

Last week, Prime Minister Narendra Modi met a group of politicians from Jammu and Kashmir seeking to break what he termed, ‘dil se doori, dilli se doori.’ The group included former chief ministers, deputy chief [Read More]

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News Today 28.06.2021
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The power of an apology

In May, Germany officially apologised to Namibia for the massacre of the Herero and Nama people in 1904-1908 and called it a genocide for the first time. Around the same time, French President Emmanuel Macron [Read More]

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News Today 28.06.2021
News Today

Countering the next wave of COVID-19

COVID-19 has presented India with unprecedented challenges to build health capacities. Beating the successive waves requires enabling governance structures that treat COVID-19 as a national calamity, and co-ordination across the States and districts, based on [Read More]

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