Introduction Article 3 of the European Convention on Human Rights prohibits torture and inhuman or degrading treatment or punishment. Although the brevity of Article 3 itself does not allow us to classify it as an absolute right, Strasbourg case law has shown that it has to be considered as such. Article 3 proscribes three categories… More Exceptional Circumstances: Too Exceptional?
As India moves towards the most liberal era it has ever seen with economic, educational and societal developments seen taking leaps and bounds, there seem to be contradictions in the Indian social psyche with regard to certain issues that are still in the fetters of age old moral beliefs. The rights of lesbians, gays, bisexuals… More Rights of LGBT- An Indian Overview