The writer is a constitutional expert and commentator.
There is no reason to impose a Uniform Civil Code on Muslims, but a legal basis exists to abolish triple talaq.
Criminal defamation is inherently tilted in favour of the state, big business and powerful persons — and against the citizen
Existing regime of film censorship is unconstitutional and violative of the right to freedom of speech and expression. The proposed revamp has a limited remit.
In the absence of effective legislation against discrimination, courts should step in
Standoffs are old-fashioned. India and Pakistan should resume dialogue.
Photos of the Tianjin Binhai Library's floor-to-ceiling book shelves generated a huge buzz on social media. Unfortunately, though, it seems the photos were all an illusion as the top shelves don't - and can't - have actual books on them.