Tag Archives: Apna Bites

The Saveetha School of Law Controversy: Where is our Legal Education Heading?

The issue got blown out of proportion when students of the previous batch of the Saveetha School of Law informed the current students of their inability to register themselves with the BCI because the School of Law wasn’t affiliated under the BCI and their degrees aren’t recognized. THE CONTINUING SAGA……. ‘Legal Education’ should be primarily imparted to nurture… Read More »

Value Education and the Youth

INTRODUCTION “The aim of education is the knowledge, not of facts, but of values.” – William S Burroughs Education is not all about studying and getting good marks. It is really a means to discover new things which we don’t know and increase our knowledge. An educated person has the ability to differentiate between what is right and wrong or… Read More »

A Blot On Our Administration – Yet Again – Child Sexual Abuse

INTRODUCTION With all newspapers and media channels flashing the news of a four-year-old child who was sexually assaulted in GD Birla school, there yet again looms a cloud of insecurity over the safety of children in India. With such incidents being repeated over and over again, there are grave issues that persist and require pertinent attention. People of… Read More »

Padmavati & A Dull December: The Enduring Conflict of History & Entertainment

THE BACKDROP The sad news is that people are going to witness a dull December this year with the Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s epic drama “PADMAVATI” release date getting deferred (the initial release was scheduled on December 1, 2017). Padmavati has an ensemble star cast of Deepika Padukone donning the role of Padmavati, Shahid Kapoor as Maharaja Ratan Singh… Read More »

Paradise Papers Leak Controversy – Analysis

Why in News? Centre reconstitutes the Multi-Agency Group formed in 2016 to investigate disclosures on offshore accounts of 714 Indians. More than 700 Indian names, including those of politicians, corporates, and celebrities, on 6 November 2017 figured in the leaked ‘Paradise Papers’ detailing business dealings of “the world’s most powerful people and companies” in offshore tax havens. Regulatory… Read More »

Uniform Civil Code – An Overview

STATUS OF UNIFORM CIVIL CODE IN INDIA The question of a Uniform Civil Code (UCC) in India has attracted the educated class in India ever since the Constitution of India was brought into operation. Article 44 in part IV of the Indian Constitution states: ‘the state shall endeavor to secure for the citizens a Uniform Civil Code throughout… Read More »

Blame not the Education, Folks!                                               

In India, education is a matter of ages. Some Indians can be illiterates but no one can be uneducated. Going back to the days of Gurukul, we can find the archery test held among the Pandavas and Kauravas by Drona. Only after the test, he comes to know the potential of Arjuna. After the test, he gives attention… Read More »