The 12-60 Age Bracket and the Absence of Any Legal Recourse against Abandonment

By Shefali Chawla Introduction During my visit to the shelter being run by the Earth Saviours Foundation at Bandhwari village, on the outskirts of Gurugram, India, I came across various senior citizens, mentally/physically disabled people and persons suffering from incurable diseases who had been abandoned and left on the streets by their respective families and … Continue reading The 12-60 Age Bracket and the Absence of Any Legal Recourse against Abandonment

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Gender Consciousness in the Workplace: Taking Stock of India’s Menopausal Workers

By Bhavyakirti Singh I. It is trite to note that workplace policies, culture as well as any overarching legislations in India have been crafted predominantly by men, or at least arise out of their thought, though in a seemingly “gender-neutral” manner. This is indicated in the overdue introduction of women-centric labour policies such as the … Continue reading Gender Consciousness in the Workplace: Taking Stock of India’s Menopausal Workers

Interpolation of Prevention of Money Laundering Act, 2022 and PALERMO Convention: Necessary Application of Mind by Authorities

By Shaurya Talwar Introduction Recently, the Brazilian Authorities sought the help of Indian investigation agencies in a matter pertaining to corruption charges against the former Governor of Brazil who allegedly had hundreds of offshore accounts holding 100 million dollars in value. The Brazilian authorities alleged that 13 Million dollars was transferred to offshore accounts based … Continue reading Interpolation of Prevention of Money Laundering Act, 2022 and PALERMO Convention: Necessary Application of Mind by Authorities

Addressing the Gaps in India’s Child Protection Laws: Safeguarding Children from Online ‘Grooming’

By Avanti Deshpande Introduction With the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic, the use of the internet, online services, and social media sites has increased substantially, not only among adults but among children as well. The pandemic contributed heavily to the significant rise in child sexual exploitation and abuse.[1] While the adoption of internet and digital … Continue reading Addressing the Gaps in India’s Child Protection Laws: Safeguarding Children from Online ‘Grooming’

مذہبی شناخت کی قانونی منصوبہ بندی ؟  

By Nizamuddin Ahmad Siddiqui (This is our last vernacular post under the 3rd edition of the JILS Vernacular Publication Initiative, that marks the celebration of the International Mother Language Day. Through this initiative, we at JILS, are attempting to take a small step towards making legal education and information more inclusive and accessible, and countering … Continue reading مذہبی شناخت کی قانونی منصوبہ بندی ؟  

இராஜதந்திர உறவுகளுக்கான வியன்னா மாநாடு: ஒரு படி முன்னோக்கி, இரண்டு படிகள் பின்னோக்கி?

By Atul Alexander & Faritha Nisha (This blog is the fourth in the series of blogs that JILS will publish in various vernacular languages as part of its initiative to mark the International Mother Language Day. ) பின்னணி:      இதுவரை சர்வதேச சட்டத்தில் ஏராளமான, எழுதப்பட்ட ஆவணங்கள் பல பிரிவுகள் உள்ளன . இன்னும் , சர்வதேச இராஜதந்திர சட்டத்திலும் பல … Continue reading இராஜதந்திர உறவுகளுக்கான வியன்னா மாநாடு: ஒரு படி முன்னோக்கி, இரண்டு படிகள் பின்னோக்கி?

Cash v. Capabilities – Negotiating Maternity Costs and Solutions

By Kopal Mital Introduction A perusal of Article 42 contained in Part IV of the Indian Constitution would reveal that one of the goals of the state is to provide maternity relief.[1] While the provision of maternity relief will continue to be an ongoing goal, India needs to make significant progress when providing these reliefs … Continue reading Cash v. Capabilities – Negotiating Maternity Costs and Solutions

সংবিধান ও সন্ত্রাসমুক্তি

By Shameek Sen (This blog is the third in the series of blogs that JILS will publish in various vernacular languages as part of its initiative to mark the International Mother Language Day. ) সুধা ভরদ্বাজ জামিনে মুক্তি পেলেন ৯ ডিসেম্বর। এই আইনজীবী ও আন্দোলনকারী প্রায় তিন বছর বাইকুল্লার জেলে বন্দি ছিলেন। তাঁর জামিনে ষোলটি শর্ত দেওয়া … Continue reading সংবিধান ও সন্ত্রাসমুক্তি

नई वैश्विक जरूरतों के मद्देनजर ब्लॉकचेन और स्मार्ट अनुबंध-आधारित अंतर्राष्ट्रीय पंचाट का मूल्यांकन 

By Tushar Krishna (This blog is the second in the series of blogs that JILS will publish in various vernacular languages as part of its initiative to mark the International Mother Language Day. ) 1990 के दशक में ब्लॉकचेन के उद्‌गम के बाद, बिटकॉइन के रूप में इसके पहले व्यावहारिक कार्यान्वयन में लगभग दो दशक … Continue reading नई वैश्विक जरूरतों के मद्देनजर ब्लॉकचेन और स्मार्ट अनुबंध-आधारित अंतर्राष्ट्रीय पंचाट का मूल्यांकन