Editorials, GS-2, Public Admin 2, Uncategorized

Govt. to set up sex offenders registry

News Government is planning to set up a sex offender’s registry, on the lines of those maintained in western countries including the U.S. and the U.K. What it will include? Details of convicted sex offenders like their photograph,addresses, PAN card details, Aadhar card number, fingerprint details and DNA samples. Even the details of juvenile Sex… Continue reading Govt. to set up sex offenders registry

Editorials, GS-2, Indian Polity, Uncategorized

Towards restorative criminal justice

Article Link Criminal Law of India is a replica of colonial times. It is hostile to the poor and the weaker sections of society. The law still serves and protects the needs of the haves and ignores the have-nots. Such biasness has resulted in rich people escaping law and the jail is more often full… Continue reading Towards restorative criminal justice

Editorials, GS-3, Internal security, Uncategorized

After Pathankot, what?

Article Link The extended time taken by the security forces to neutralize the recent attack on the airbase in Pathankot has led to a clamour for the need to have the ability to respond more swiftly. The whole incident has also raised several questions about how to respond to such attacks. Most people are of… Continue reading After Pathankot, what?