Consent in Indian Rape Law

Introduction The concept of consent in Indian Rape Law, particularly as enunciated by Section 375 of the Indian Penal Code (IPC), has...

The growth of Mediation in India

Courts in India are currently facing an estimate of 5.8 million pending cases, with the annual average disposal rate being a meagre 1.8...

Women and access to justice in India

The Law occupies a novel position in postcolonial societies. While it retains the character of the instrument of the colonizer, on the...

Virtual Harassment

Abstract Nearly two years have passed since the announcement of COVID-19, a global health crisis that is slowly making work from home a...

Not a How-To Book

Living a Feminist Life. Sara Ahmed. Duke University Press. London. 2017. Sara Ahmed describes a feminist job as “a banging your head...

Of Precedents and Patriarchy

The patriarchal mindset of the Indian Judiciary The judiciary is the backbone of the democracy in our country and the protector of the...

Call for Submissions

The Blog: Vidhi Sahayak’s blog was established in 2021 and is maintained by our Editing team. Theme: Topics relating to violence against...