Articles by: Nadeem Khurshidi

Abdication of Judicial Responsibility

Abdication of Judicial Responsibility

           In April 1976, when the Emergency was in place in India, the New York Times in a glorifying article titled ‘Fading Hope in India’ eulogised the dissenting opinion of H.R. Khanna in the now famous ADM Jabalpur v Shivakant Shukla case (1976). The Times wrote thus; “If India ever finds a way back to the freedom and[Read More…]

by May 25, 2020 India
Post- Pandemic Global Concerns! Geopolitics, not global cooperation, holds sway !

Post- Pandemic Global Concerns! Geopolitics, not global cooperation, holds sway !

                                           With COVID-19 pandemic almost convulsing the whole world, global cooperation and a collective response seems indispensable to negotiate multiple challenges arising out of this unpardonable enemy. The challenges that range from threats to public health, economic recovery, food security,[Read More…]

by April 30, 2020 World
Only Time Will Tell

Only Time Will Tell

‘’ But we common dogs are proud too, sometimes. They plunder us, outrage us, beat us, kill us; but we have a little pride left, sometimes.’’ (A Tale of Two Cities by Charles Dickens) It was on 21st of August,2019 when I, after a long summer break of three months boarded a plane at Srinagar International Airport for Delhi to[Read More…]

by April 10, 2020 India