Panel Discussion on the NJAC Judgment

-Karthik Inzamam Prasad   The concern regarding the appointment of the higher members of the judiciary and the debate regarding the implementation has been going on for the past year. The National Judicial Appointments Commission Act, which proposed to replace the Collegium System of judges appointing judges in the higher judiciary, was struck down as…

Keeping Quiet

By Kanishk Aggrawal, Year II “Now I’ll count up to twelve And you don’t keep quiet and I will go.” After my not-so-impressive performance the previous year, I decided to start spending more time in the library in the hope that I might be induced to study more, perhaps even make my projects on time. Also, the AC…

Biting the Ambedkar Bullet: RSS Revisionism

by Asang Wankhede   Biting the Ambedkar Bullet: RSS Revisionism The article written by Kumar Ritwik as a response to Prem Ayyathurai’s ‘March of the Bhagwa Brigade’ published in Glasnost, is saddening and has raised misconceptions regarding the entire history of India. Rest assured, the author has vacuously refuted Ayyathurai’s claims by stating incorrect facts…

Dandiya Night 2015

I went down the Hostel stairs wearing clothes I didn’t feel like lugging back home, at around 8:00 P.M and went to the colourfully lit basketball court. Dandiya sticks lay haphazardly scattered across the centre of the court, a change from the carefully laid out pattern that was still intact an hour ago. The court…

Dispelling the Bhagwa Myth

by Kumar Ritwik [i]I am glad that someone has brought up this entire issue and misconception regarding the actions and views of the RSS to the forefront through Glasnost. I am thankful to the author for providing an opportunity to me to counter his claims and largely half-baked information that he tried hard to sell…

NLU Delhi to host India Qualifying Rounds of ICC 2016

National Law University Delhi (NLU Delhi) has been officially selected by ICC Hague and Leiden University for organizing the 2016 India Qualifying National Rounds of the International Criminal Court Moot Court Competition. The National Rounds are tentatively scheduled to take place in early March next year. The Competition is a realistic simulation of proceedings at…

Why The Caged Bird Sings

by Gender Circle   “Don’t you know, They’re talkin’ bout a revolution, It sounds like a whisper.” (credited to Pinjra tod campaign) Many of you may have seen Facebook posts and articles about a recent campaign called ‘Pinjra tod’. We are here to tell you exactly what it’s about and why it is relevant for…