The writer, a former chief justice of the Delhi High Court, is chairman of the Law Commission of India. This article has been excerpted from a speech made at the Express Institute of Media Studies annual day on May 29.
Diversity of thought, freedom of speech, face enormous challenges today
Creating an All India Judicial Service would make judiciary more accountable, professional and equitable.
A uniform civil code must draw freely from different personal laws and give primacy to gender equity
Papa CJ started stand-up comedy in 2004 after his visit to the annual Fringe festival in Edinburgh. Since then, amongst various places, he has performed at the Sydney Opera House and also at gun-point in South Africa, he quips.