Sidharth Luthra

The writer is a senior advocate, visiting  professor at Northumbria University and a former Additional Solicitor General of India

As Supreme Court stands up the girl child, many other laws will be questioned
Thu, Oct 12, 2017

Under Islamic Law, a woman attaining puberty (considered 15 years under Sharia law) may marry as held by the Bombay High Court in 1993. The change by the Supreme Court’s judgement on Wednesday is liable to be questioned on that ground too.

Error of judgement
Fri, May 12, 2017

The selection process that led to Justice Karnan becoming a judge needs revisiting

The power of a short message
Fri, Jun 21, 2013

As a lawyer,I used telegrams as a safeguard against unlawful detention of clients