Reasons why the Supreme Court gets into policy decisions, Government neglect

Each time there is a serious judgment by the Supreme Court or a report by the CAG which goes against the Government, there are a number of people who get up from the Government side and claim that all these constitutional bodies are over-stepping their boundaries and that it is only the Government which can […]

The tussle between Kapil Sibal and the IIT’s over the new proposed admission process

This post is not about the merits of the proposal that was mooted by the Human Resources Development ministry for the admission process into the IIT’s, the proposal talking about having a quota for the marks attained in the boards (and which will have a single test for all these top institutes such as IIT’s, […]

Foreign universities bill passed by the cabinet, but will face opposition (including from within the Congress)

Just a few days back, the Union Cabinet passed a Bill called the Foreign Educational Institution (Regulation of Entry and Operation) Bill, 2010 which empowers Foreign Universities to setup their campuses in India. This is a Bill that seeks to regulate the functioning of these Foreign Universities in India, something that was not on the […]