Narendra Modi’s dangerously flawed ideas on compulsory voting

November 22, 2014 § Leave a comment

A piece for The Caravan Magazine’s Vantage on the new Gujarat law that imposes compulsory voting in local body elections in the state: http://www.caravanmagazine.in/vantage/narendra-modi-dangerously-flawed-ideas-compulsory-voting

On the US intervention in Syria

October 24, 2014 § Leave a comment

An op-ed in The Hindu on how the US intervention in Syria infracts international law: http://www.thehindu.com/opinion/lead/interpretation-of-international-law/article6528270.ece

League Cricket in Chennai

October 11, 2014 § Leave a comment

A long essay in the new The Cricket Monthly on Chennai’s club cricket leagues: http://www.thecricketmonthly.com/story/784747/chennai-rules

A case for whistle-blower anonymity

September 24, 2014 § Leave a comment

In The Hindu, my op-ed on the Supreme Court case against the CBI Director Ranjit Sinha and why whistle-blowers deserve the protection of anonymity: http://www.thehindu.com/opinion/op-ed/a-case-for-whistleblower-anonymity/article6439235.ece

Why BR Ambedkar insisted judges should not be barred from cushy post-retirement jobs

September 10, 2014 § Leave a comment

For The Caravan’s Vantage, a post on why Justice Sathasivam’s appointment as Governor of Kerala was improper: http://www.caravanmagazine.in/vantage/why-br-ambedkar-insisted-judges-should-not-be-barred-cushy-post-retirement-jobs

Safeguarding judicial autonomy

August 25, 2014 § Leave a comment

My comment in The Hindu on the proposed National Judicial Appointments Commission: http://www.thehindu.com/opinion/lead/national-judicial-appointments-commission-bill-safeguarding-judicial-autonomy/article6347268.ece?homepage=true#comments

By Appointment Only

August 7, 2014 § Leave a comment

My essay in The Caravan Magazine on appointment of judges to India’s Supreme Court, and the need for greater judicial independence: http://www.caravanmagazine.in/books/appointment-only

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