Kaleeswaram Raj

Towards a constitution culture

The prime minister’s gesture after winning the elections was welcome.But we need to go beyond rhetoric

12 Jun 2019

Addressing judicial misbehaviour

A constitutional mechanism to deal with the alleged crimes committed by judges needs to be designed

16 May 2019

Manifestos and judicial reforms

Juridical reform is a political issue that concerns the public and therefore, should find a place in the electoral discourse

17 Apr 2019

Quota, caste and the constitution

Some sections are excluded from the new 10% quota solely on the basis of caste. So, it cannot pass the constitutional test.

22 Mar 2019

Free speech and the judicial system

A general gag order by courts, which would amount to pre-censorship, can be antithetical to the tenets of democracy.

20 Feb 2019