Browsing: Justice

COVID19
Zoom Courts

Forced to go virtual, the courts in Kashmir found the going tough during the lock-down in 2020, reports Saima Bhat In…

Justice
Benchmarking Phase

As the hearing of a number of petitions challenging the abrogation of Article 370 resumed, the Supreme Court reserved the…

Conflict
The Double Cross?

As cops found their colleague accompanying the most wanted militant in a Jammu bound car intercepted on the highway, it…

Conflict
Justice Delayed

With the protesting Kashmir Bar Association permitting a limited number of its members to plead the emergency cases, the courts…

Cover Story
Long Wait For Justice

As the Kashmir lockdown and communication blockade gets into the third month, people expect the court interventions may actually offer…

Cover Story
Costly Acquittals

In the 1996 Rajasthan bus-blast case, police booked, among others, four Kashmiris – arrested from Kathmandu and Gujarat. A trial…

Justice
Sketching 35A

Tens of thousands of rims were printed in reporting, analysing and commenting on the attempts aimed at proving the illegality…

Human Rights
A Body Snatcher

Nobody knows about the body-bags he might have filled during his Kashmir posting. But Major Gogoi, who was finally sent…

Justice
Indefensible Cases?

The ‘beauty’ of the collapsed BJPDP regime was that the two parties agreed on issues in the Agenda of Alliance…

Human Rights
Driven Over

Last week, Kashmir witnessed another harrowing clip of a killing recorded by some citizen journalist. Saima Bhat visited the family…

Justice
Rediscovering Noose

The gruesome incident in Kathua in which a minor was kidnapped and brutally gang-raped has pushed the government to issue…

Justice
Hang Till Death

As Chief Minister announced a mandatory capital punishment in cases of rape of children, Saima Bhat reports the two cases…

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