On April 15, 2014, the Supreme Court passed a landmark judgment recognising the fundamental and civil rights of transgender persons. Since the judgment, the conversation on transgender rights has expanded into two draft [...]
Scenes from New York’s JFK Airport are being broadcast all over the world, as citizens of the United States of America rally together to protect immigrants’ rights. President Donald Trump’s executive order [...]
Published in Bangalore Mirror on February 11, [...]
The arrest of the Bangalore tweeter and the charge of "waging war" against an Asiatic ally come at a time the western world has been wrestling with the dilemma of how to treat youngsters swayed by extremist ideologies [...]
BENGALURU: City police seem to have added one too many sections in the FIR against Mehdi Masroor Biswas, owner of pro-Isis Twitter handle @ShamiWitness. While they seem to have some justification in invoking Section [...]
BENGALURU: If you are a frequent user of the Internet, you could now be booked under the Goonda Act and thrown into prison for up to a year before your case is brought up before the magistrate. In July 2014, [...]
Published in Bangalore Mirror on 14 December [...]
Published in The Hindu on 1 December [...]
Published in the New Indian Express on 30 November [...]