Tag: Law

BENEFITS PROVIDED UNDER EMPLOYEES’ STATE INSURANCE ACT, 1948

By- Anjanee Goel[1] The persons who are provided benefits under the Employees’ State Insurance act, 1948 are called the insured persons. There are various benefits provided to such insured persons such as sickness benefit, cash advantage, benefits on disability and dependency, and maternity benefits. These benefits are funded by the continuous contributions made by both…

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MEDIA TRIAL: A LEGAL DILEMMA

By- Vikalp Sharma Media is the most powerful entity on earth. They have the power to make the innocent guilty and to make the guilty innocent, and that’s power because they control the minds of the masses. -Malcolm X Introduction The issue based on the media trial which is talked about by numerous Civil Rights…

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HATE SPEECH DURING ELECTION CAMPAIGNING

By- Vikalp Sharma “There is a fine line between free speech and hate speech. Free speech encourages debates whereas hate speech incites violence”. -Newton Lee Background The dangerous weapon that is being used nowadays during the election campaign is the ‘Hate Speech’, which is defined as an “Expression that is abusive, insulting, intimidating, harassing, or…

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SUPREME COURT JUDGMENT ON SECTION 66A OF INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY ACT, 2000: A CRITICAL ANALYSIS

By- Vikap Sharma Shreya Singhal v. Union of India AIR 2015 SC 1523 In this era of the Internet, people across the world have moved towards technology which has led them to use the Internet for a vast amount of time. Internet helps people disseminate the data on the social platform which within a fraction…

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