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Supreme Court of India

For God’s Sake

MJ Akbar

Pilgrimage to the birthplace of the Lord is an elemental journey in every relevant religion. The Supreme Court, by adjudicating on the legality of the deity and granting an unfettered right to the deity’s birthplace, has created space for India to move on

The Eternity of the Deity

The court has looked at a concept deeply rooted in the spiritual traditions of this land through the prism of English and Roman law

Challenging the Tyranny of Reputations

The Supreme Court judgment will accelerate the decolonisation of the Indian mind. An alternative narrative has come to dominate and influence the national mood

The Spirit of New India

When the grand Ram temple is finally built on the site reclaimed from an invading army, the restoration of national sovereignty—the essence of the struggle for independence—would have been completed

Judiciary: A Fine Balance

India’s higher judiciary is on a course correction

Justice Dipak Misra: Courting Controversy

The travails of Justice Misra are those of a soldier in an age that wants heroes

Lost in Court

The book could have been a valuable intervention in the current judicial debate

Mutiny in the Court

Four dissenting Supreme Court judges go public with their grievances. Now what?

SECTION 66A: DELETE

The Supreme Court has killed a law that allowed the Government to control social media. What’s the Net worth of freedom hereafter?

Forget the Presidential Reference

It is difficult to understand why such an option is even being contemplated

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