Tag Archives: law

Being Indian : the citizenship question

How does one become an Indian citizen ? Articles 5 to 9 of the Indian Consitution deal with the issue of who is entitled to citizenship. ( It was enacted in 1949 and came into effect in 1950.) Article 9 stipulates … Continue reading

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Corporate humour

Below are some laws that work at the right time but at the wrong place : Law of mechanical repair : After your hands become coated with grease your nose will begin to itch, or you’ll have to pee. Law … Continue reading

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About homosexuality in India

Seeing young men and boys holding hands in the streets is a common thing in India. It doesn’t mean they are homosexuals, it means they are friends. However, homosexuality ( most of the time male) is not a rare thing. Because sexual … Continue reading

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Witch-hunt in tribal India

Within the country where women are worshipped as goddesses, there is another India where women are branded witches and slaughtered. In 2005, a woman from a village in the state of Jharkhand was hacked to death by villagers for being a cause of illness. … Continue reading

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