Human Rights

All societies have grappled with human rights issues. Philosophers of every race and creed have for centuries been concerned with the nature of humanity, interpersonal relationships, and the positi…

PROBLEMS OF CHILD LABOUR IN INDIA

ABSTRACT Children are universally recognized as the most important asset of any nation and their importance in the nation-building process cannot be undermined. The issue of child labour is not a n…

INTERNATIONAL LAW ON HUMAN RIGHTS

INTRODUCTION The phrase “human rights” may be used in an abstract and philosophical sense, either as denoting a special category of moral claim that all humans may invoke or, more pragm…

Human Rights Commissions in India

The Protection of Human Rights Act, 1993 and the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) and State Human Rights Commissions which are formed under the act are described in this article. Introductio…

Extradition and Asylum

WHAT IS EXTRADITION? Extradition is the conventional process in which a person is surrendered by one state to another on the basis of a treaty, or comity, or some bilateral arrangement between the …