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Transboundary Pollution – Basics of International Law

Introduction International Environmental Law has seen a tremendous increase in scope ever since its recognition in the 1960s through Rachel Carson’s book, the Silent Spring. Since then, the law has evolved from an anthropocentric approachContinue reading

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Security & Human Rights: Complementary or Mutually Re-inforcing?

I. Introduction: In 2016, Switzerland was stuck between a rock and a hard place. It had to choose between complying with a binding UN Security Council Resolution which was a security measure against terrorism orContinue reading

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Aadhaar and Privacy: Mutually Exclusive?

  Since the introduction of Nandan Nilekani’s brainchild in 2009, the Aadhaar Project has garnered much media attention – both positive and negative. From its comparison to the United States’ Social Security Number to questionsContinue reading