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…]

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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 30/04/2020 Comments are Disabled 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 10/04/2020 Comments are Disabled India