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India’s Lax Environmental Clearance Regime is to Blame for the Vizag Gas Leak Incident

The fact that LG Polymers did not have the necessary environmental clearances highlights a bigger problem.

PUDR Demands Judicial Inquiry Over Northeast Delhi Violence

Public statement by the Delhi-based Peoples Union for Democratic Rights (PUDR).

What Rights Do Indian Prisoners Have During a Pandemic?

State governments in India have been slow in protecting the rights of prisoners during the COVID-19 outbreak.

Revisiting the Northeast Delhi Violence: Policing Failures and How to Fix Them

By not acting on time, the Delhi Police flouted several legal norms and procedures during the communal violence in Northeast Delhi in February.

How Tenable Are the Criminal Charges Against ‘The Wire’ Founding Editor?

Recently, Uttar Pradesh police filed criminal charges against journalist Siddharth Varadarajan for allegedly misquoting the Chief Minister. Are these charges legally valid?

Can China Be Held Legally Responsible for the COVID-19 Outbreak?

Can Beijing be held accountable under international law for concealing COVID-19 data and allegedly misleading the world?

By Ordering Free COVID-19 Testing in Private Labs, Did India’s Supreme Court Overstep Its...

What do the two recent orders ordering free COVID-19 testing at private labs mean for the Supreme Court's role?