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U.P. clears Ordinance for recovery of damages

Ordinance for recovery of damages Approx Read Time: 5 minutes In News: The Supreme Court has not stayed an Allahabad High Court order to immediately remove roadside banners displaying the personal details of persons accused of “vandalism” during the anti-CAA protest in December 2019. Furthermore, the apex court said that the UP government’s action was …

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How does Indian law define ‘anti-govt’ activities for foreigners?

‘Anti-govt’ activities for foreigners Approx Read Time: 5 minutes In News: The anti-Citizenship Amendment Act protests have erupted across the country, with some foreigners also taking part in it. In response, the Ministry of Home Affairs has been quite active in filtering out foreigners among the protesters. As reported by the Bureau of Immigration, five …

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India’s imports of palm oil — dynamics of the trade with Malaysia

India-Malaysia Relations Worsens Approx Read Time: 5 minutes In News: India has cut import duty on crude and refined palm oil, while moving refined palm oil from the “free” to the “restricted” list of imports. News Summary: (India-Malaysia Relations Worsens) Palm oil is Malaysia’s biggest agricultural export, while India is its top buyer. However, after …

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Article: Don’t just criticize the police

Police and the Public Approx Read Time: 6 minutes Protests seeing confrontation between people and police: Recent weeks have seen scores of police-public confrontations across India due to the protest against Citizenship (Amendment) Act. Some protesters have been reportedly killed and many more injured. Large numbers of police personnel have also been injured. Raises important …

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National Concerns: Kerala challenges CAA under Article 131

Kerala challenges CAA under Article 131 Approx Read Time: 6 minutes In News: The Kerala government has challenged the validity of the Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) under Article 131, making it a Centre-state dispute. News Summary: (Kerala challenges CAA) The move comes amid nationwide protests against the contentious legislation. On 31st December, the Kerala assembly …

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