Principle of Non-Refoulement and its Absolute Nature

By Akkiraju Chandralekha, SLS Pune   Editor's Note: The principle of non-refoulement is a major concept in public international law, dealing specifically with refugee laws within the human rights regime. The principle basically says that a refugee, once entered another country, cannot be … [Read more...]

Understanding the Creation of the Indian Judicial System

By Shambhavi Ravishankar, Christ Law College, Bangalore "Editor's Note: The judicial system of a country needs to be efficient in order to ensure effective overall administration. However, when the British came to the country, the judicial setup in India was in dire need of reform as it suffered … [Read more...]

State of Rajasthan vs Mst Vidhyawati : Case Analysis

By Mounica Kasturi, SLS Pune   Editor's Note: In this case, the claim for damages was made by the dependants of a person who died in an accident caused by the negligence of the driver of a jeep maintained by the Government for official use of the Collector of Udaipur while it was being … [Read more...]

Wal-Mart de Mexico- The Sham and The Corrupt

By Nabarun Ray, GNLU "EDITORS NOTE:- Eduardo Castro-Wright was the former Vice Chairman and CEO of the Wal-mart’s Global E-Commerce and Global Sourcing businesses; he retired on July 1, 2012. Castro-Wright previously served as the CEO and President of Wal-Mart Stores USA, the United States division … [Read more...]

‘The Old Man and the Sea’ and ‘Heart of Darkness’: Objective and Relation with Law

By Pravesh Aggarwal, RGNUL Editor's Note: This paper discusses the novels 'Heart of Darkness' and 'Old Man and the Sea' and its relation with the law. In Heart of  Darkness, author Joseph Conrad discusses colonialism and imperialism in depth. The intersection between literature and law can be … [Read more...]