Day: December 19, 2014

Consumer Protection Act

By Yash Bishnoi, CNLU Editor’s Note: Under the Consumer Protection Act, 1986/ Consumer Protection (amendment) Act, 2011 consumers are provided with machinery whereby they can file their complaints to the Consumer Forums with special powers so that appropriate action could be taken and the possible compensation may be awarded to consumer. This […]

Counter Terrorism

By Sarthak Behera, NUALS Editor’s Note:  INTRODUCTION In 1937, when the Convention for the Prevention and Punishment of Terrorism was prepared by the League of Nations, terrorism was for the first time addressed at an international level.1 Cut to the events that transpired on the fateful day of 9/11 in […]

Community Policing

By Divya Sharma, Symbiosis Law College, Pune Editor’s Note: Introduction Every citizen is a policeman without uniform and every policeman is a citizen in uniform. This is the main philosophy of Community Policing. It is a philosophy of bringing out policeman out of citizen and citizen out of policeman. It […]

Environmental Protection And Supreme Court Activism

Rahul Deo, CNLU Patna Editors Note: Environment and life are interrelated. Our lives depend on natural resources such as air, water, and land. Environmental destruction threatens survival; conversely, human rights violations can cause environmental degradation, for instance, war can lead to loss of access to clean water. Thus, the quality […]