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Video: Inaugural Session LPPYF Law and Public Policy Youth Fellowship

LPPYF Law and Public Policy Youth Fellowship | An Online National Summer School Program | A Two- Month Online Immersive Legal Awareness & Action Research Certificate Training Course and Internship Program | June-August 2023 | IMPRI #WebPolicyLearning Inaugural Session: Chair: Prof Vibhuti…

New Parliament Defiled by Inaction on Sexual Harassment

New Parliament Defiled by Inaction on Sexual Harassment

Monday’s cartoon by EP Unny in the Indian Express compares the geometry of the new Parliament building with that of Jantar Mantar, for long the national capital’s favourite protest site. The juxtaposition is more than appropriate, given the recent developments. Even as the new Parliament building was being inaugurated, women wrestlers and their supporters protesting against alleged sexual harassment were roughed up and their protest site at Jantar Mantar cleared.
The Dim View on Karnataka

The Dim View on Karnataka

If you poison the water to catch fish, the fact that the person who performed the vile task caught fewer fish than others does not penalise the culprit, nor does it remove the toxin from the water. The fact that the BJP caught fewer fish than the Congress in Karnataka should not take attention away from the substantive challenges to democracy that remain in India.