In this article, an effort has been made to understand HIV/AIDS and related human rights. The stigma around the disease or virus is what causes various challenges in the implementation of laws and what causes hindrance to people exercising their human rights. An attempt has been made to highlight the role of NGOs in tackling the various challenges.
Posted on May 12, 2022, 5:23 p.m.Read More →
In the age where even the living fight for their right to live a life of dignity, whether the dead have rights while it may seem inconsequential is relevant. The dead cannot speak but do they have a right to a decent burial and not be violated or have their bodies desecrated?
Do cannibals also deserve rights, do cultures and rituals get a leeway, and finally is cannibalism a sign of mental degradation?
Finally playing the devil's advocate, does cannibalism need a specific provision criminalizing it, or would it coming under murder and trespass of a burial ground suffice?
Posted on June 6, 2021, 7:28 p.m.Read More →
With the changing times the term sexual abuse is being referred to not only women but also men and children and this brings the very need to widen our perspective and bring in human rights approach while dealing with the act of sexual abuse.
Posted on March 31, 2021, 9:54 p.m.Read More →
Whereas there are some laws related to female prostitutes, laws on male prostitutes are silent. This article has focused on Gigolos in India and the lack of proper laws.
Posted on Aug. 24, 2020, 2:07 p.m.Read More →
In this article, an attempt has been to describe what is an arrest, what are provisions of arrest given in the Code of Criminal Procedure and what are the rights and remedies of an arrested person.
Posted on Aug. 12, 2020, 11:56 a.m.Read More →
The Article deals with the amendments that have been incorporated in the previous Act. Also, the punishments and consequences if any provision of the said Act is violated.
Posted on Aug. 11, 2020, 11:14 a.m.Read More →