Fundamental right

Venezuela’s President Nicolas Maduro. Photo: Reuters

How liberal democracies are born

4 min read . 20 Mar 2018
The Mental Healthcare Act provides persons with mental illness protection from cruel, inhuman and degrading treatment, right to information about their illness and treatment, right to confidentiality and right to access their medical records. Photo: HT
More than 50 services and schemes require Aadhaar linkage, without which they can be denied. This legitimacy will be tested in the courts because of pending public interest litigation. Photo:

Aadhaar and the right to life

4 min read . 27 Dec 2017
Project Aadhaar combines the idealism of people like Richard Stallman and the pragmatism of Linus Torvalds. Photo: Mint

Data and we the people of India

20 min read . 09 Dec 2017