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Madhavi Goradia Divan


The writer is a Supreme Court lawyer.

A Civil Crime
Tue, Sep 25, 2018

Penalising triple talaq is a welcome move — the practice is against the moral fabric.

Criminal Abandonment
Thu, Dec 28, 2017

Those opposing law on triple talaq must look closer at Muslim countries

For No To Be No
Wed, Oct 04, 2017

In Mahmood Farooqui case, past intimacy makes issue of consent more complicated

Terror, Virtually
Fri, Jun 23, 2017

Internet has become a recruitment ground for terror. Global action is needed

For the mother and child
Mon, Sep 19, 2016

The proposed surrogacy bill addresses major ethical concerns.

For Criminal Defamation
Wed, Jun 08, 2016

Because civil remedies can be inadequate

Ambedkar and azadi
Sat, Mar 26, 2016

The professor allegedly told a crowd of students that India forcibly annexed autonomous regions such as Manipur and Nagaland and that 30-40 per cent of India is under military rule.

Why humour in public discourse is necessary for social wellbeing
Fri, Feb 05, 2016

What a boring, colourless society we would turn into if we cannot celebrate our quirks and poke a little innocent fun at one another.

The Noodle Test
Fri, Jun 12, 2015

Celebrity-endorsers have a duty of care to consumers. But how far does it extend?

Put the scissors away
Fri, Feb 27, 2015

If promoting obscurantism is a concern, TV is far more guilty than films.

A right to anonymity
Fri, Aug 01, 2014

France’s burqa ban stokes a debate on rights and duties in the modern state.

How to repair a reputation
Fri, Oct 05, 2012

Our defamation laws don’t work because of the stress on criminal culpability rather than civil remedy

Why justice must be seen and heard
Thu, Sep 20, 2012

Open justice is the foundation for rule of law,and media coverage of the courts is more relevant than ever