Societal Values That Have Seeped Through The Ages

The most basic definition of the word feminism is the advocacy of women’s rights with respect to gender equality. Feminism is used as an active tool to represent the interests and gender disparity of the upper-middle and upper-class women in India. And if you’re wondering why we don’t include women from lower and underprivileged classes, Read More …

Women And Personal Law In India

Personal Law In India Personal Law in India states that people of different faiths and religions are governed by different sets of Personal Law. Each religion has separate laws with respect to marriage, inheritance, divorce, adoption, succession, etc. Personal Law was first formulated by Warren Hastings in 1772, and there are 13 Acts that govern general Read More …

Catalonia: Right to Self-Determination

What is Catalonia? Catalonia is one of Spain’s 17 autonomous regions and is located in the North-Eastern part of the country. It is a major tourism and manufacturing hub with its capital city in Barcelona. Catalonia is one of the richer regions of Spain, contributing 20% to the Spanish Gross Domestic Product while housing just Read More …

Triple Talaq In India – Supreme Court Verdict

After 70 years since the Indian Constitution was first framed, the highest Court of the Country has finally given its verdict on Triple Talaq. A million Indian Muslims (mostly women) had signed the petition to end triple talaq in India. The Court has stated that triple talaq is unconstitutional and has asked the Government to Read More …

Honor Killings And The Fight of The Love Commandos

Honor Over Shame In a country where arranged marriages are the norm, potential partners are vetted on the basis of complexion, caste, religion, superstition and an array of other factors. Stray from these norms and people are killed over their choice of marriage or partners. The end result is for ‘Honor’. For the sake of Read More …

The Tigers: A Silver Lining

The surviving subspecies of tigers are the Bengal Tiger, Corbett’s Tiger, Malayan Tiger, Siberian, Sumatran and South China Tiger. All of these are classified as endangered according to the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN). The river Tigris in Mesopotamia was home to the Caspian Tiger, which is now extinct. Several subspecies have become Read More …

Student Unions In India

noun \ˈyün-yən\: an organization of workers formed to protect the rights and interests of its members A students’ union is built to protects the rights and interests of the students. Students have for a long time been a certain class representing enlightenment and growth of society. As these two fields have faced certain difficulties throughout Read More …