Friday, March 22, 2013


Role of Lawyers, Judges and Courts in Women Empowerment

This article explains the historical background of International Women's Day (IWD) and is an introduction to a workshop  on  Women Empowerment.

This speech was delivered in a workshop 'Role of lawyers, judges and courts in women's empowerment' held by Chhattisgarh State Legal Services Authority on 17.03.2013 at the Chhattisgarh High Court, Bilaspur

Sunday, March 17, 2013


This article refers to the history and functions of Bar Council as well as duties and traditions of a lawyer.
This speech was delivered on 16.03.2013 in a function organised by Chhattisgarh State Bar Council to felicitate the lawyers completing 50 years of practice. 
Gulliver in discussion with Houyhnhnms (1856 lllustration by J.J. Grandville.) courtesy Wikipedia

The Monkey Trial

It was illegal to teach theory of evolution in most of states in US.  John T Scopes, a biology teacher, was prosecuted to teach it. He was ...