Cohabitation as a Legal Controversy in India

By Pratiksha Yadav, Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi. Traditionally, in India, there existed only one kind of relationship between an unrelated male and female and that was “Marriage”. Marriage legally entitles both the persons involved, to co-habit; the children born out of a…

Eradicate Child Labour and Aspire for a Better Future

By Souromita Chatterjee, Utkal University, Bhubaneswar. “Children should be making sand castles, not bricks.” Child labour is the practice of having children engage in economic activity, on a part-time or full-time basis. The International Labour Organisation (ILO) defines the term child labour as, “work that deprives…

Interview: Assistant Professor, Aligarh Muslim University, Murshidabad

Interviewer: Hamza Khan, Campus Ambassador, LexQuest. Name: Dr Mohd Arif Designation: Ex-Course Coordinator and Assistant Professor, Department of Law, Aligarh Muslim University, Murshidabad Centre. Q.1- How long have you been engaged in this profession? I took admission in law course in the year…

Government to the Rescue of Domestic Workers

By Arifa Khan, Post Graduate College of Law, Osmania University, Hyderabad. The exploitation of women and children domestic workers is regularly reported and with no rights protecting them. Most of the domestic help have become contemporary slaves. They are everywhere, in our…