Dr Ashwani Kumar writes: On sedition, the Supreme Court has aligned itself...

The Supreme Court’s seminal intervention in a batch of petitions challenging the constitutional validity of section 124A of the Indian Penal Code is a watershed moment in the progressive expansion of human rights jurisprudence. The abuse of the sedition law has become a norm that has hollowed out the constitutional guarantee of fundamental rights and exposed individuals to the rigour of draconian laws unjustly invoked.
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22 hours ago

Drunk Passenger in Doha-Bengaluru Flight Forces Emergency Landing at Mumbai Airport

Sarfuddin Ulwar, who hailed from Kerala was detained and booked under the Indian Penal Code and the Aircraft Act. Ulwar allegedly misbehaved with an air hostess when she tried to stop him from drinking. He also allegedly abused fellow passengers who tried to intervene and picked up a fight with them.
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2 days ago