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Supreme Court expands its Jurisdictional

  • The Supreme Court has been known to give a highly liberal interpretation to fundamental rights in many environmental cases over the years thereby encompassing rights such as right to pollution free environment, right to clean drinking water etc within its broader framework.
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Green News

An alternative for Hungary: The liberal way forward

Hungary, once a beacon of liberal hope in Central Europe, has since moved in the wrong direction. The government of Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orbán has curtailed media freedom in the country, while also undermining opposition access to political advertisement in the course of political campaigns. 782 more words

EU Agenda

International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women

Written by Rosamund Shreeves

On this year’s International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women, this 25 November, crisis and conflict are more than ever on our minds – and on the political agenda. 822 more words

Institutional And Legal Affairs

Trafficking in Women

Written by Anja Radjenovic

Trafficking in persons for the purpose of any form of exploitation is a serious crime and a violation of human rights. According to the UNOCD Report on Trafficking in Persons women and girls account for 70 per cent of detected trafficking victims worldwide. 1,680 more words


Fundamental Rights

The Part III of the Constitution of India gives a detailed description on a charter of rights called the ‘Fundamental Rights’. These fundamental rights guarantee civil freedom to all the citizens of India to allow them to live in peace and harmony. 433 more words

Polity & Political Views

Social workers given new guidance for section 20 arrangements amid ‘misuse and abuse’

Original post from Community Care

‘………………By Luke Stevenson

Family courts chief warns of greater scrutiny of councils’ use of the voluntary arrangements as he sets out ruling on international transfer of care case… 777 more words

Social Services

We are all French, we are all Europeans.

After the tragic events in Paris on Friday evening, we Europeans were all under shock. From Italy to Sweden, from Greece to Portugal, we grieved and lightened candles and prayed. 340 more words