Day: May 24, 2021

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SPACE LAW BY JAI SIKAND

The Outer Space Treaty Space law is the body of law governing space-related activities, encompassing both international and domestic agreements, rules, and principles. Parameters of space law include space exploration, liability for damage, weapons use, rescue efforts, environmental preservation, information sharing, new technologies, and ethics. Other fields of law, such as administrative law, intellectual property law, arms control law, insurance law, environmental law, criminal law, and commercial […]

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UNIFORM CIVIL CODE BY JAI SIKAND

The Uniform Civil Code (UCC) calls for the formulation of one law for India, which would be applicable to all religious communities in matters such as marriage, divorce, inheritance, adoption. The code comes under Article 44 of the Constitution, which lays down that the state shall endeavour to secure a Uniform Civil Code for the […]

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PUBLIC INTERNATIONAL LAW V PRIVATE INTERNATIONAL LAW

Traditionally, public international law and private international law are viewed as two separate types of law; the former that regulates international relations between states and the latter between private individuals. Through their area of practice, the two types i.e. public international and private international law are often considered as having the role on a global […]

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CAIRN ENERGY DISPUTE BY JAI SIKAND

The Indian government is learnt to have decided to file an appeal against the arbitration award in the retrospective tax demand case involving Cairn Energy. Government sources indicated that the Centre will also consider contesting other suits filed by Cairn Energy at various international courts. “The government will file an appeal against Cairn arbitration award […]

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FEMALE FOETICIDE AND INFANTICIDE BY HARSHITA JAIN @LEXCLIQ

Crime against women is an issue of national shame. However, gender selective abortions and infanticide are even more despicable. Female Foeticide and infanticide is the ugly and earliest manifestation of discrimination against girl or female members of our society. Female foeticide refers to ‘aborting the female in the mother’s womb’; whereas female infanticide is ‘killing the girl child after her […]

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