Updated: Assisted Reproductive Technology (Regulation) Bill, 2008 resources

A regularly updated resource on the Assisted Reproductive Technology (Regulation) Bill, 2008. From a collection of media, academic, and blog sources.

Media not informing us enough about UAPA Act?

An earlier post “NIA, UAPA Acts: media editorials” looked at how key Indian newspapers (Times of India, Indian Express, Hindustan Times, The Hindu, Mint) editorialised the Unlawful Activities Prevention Act. After the Act was passed by the parliament, all newspapers Read More …

Mint on India's neo-socialism

Mint asks if India is more socialist now and goes on to answer in the affirmative. The authors Manas Chakravarty and Mobis Philipose state, “It’s also widely accepted that liberalisation started from the Rajiv Gandhi era in the early 1980s”. Read More …

NIA, UAPA Acts: media editorials

On 18 Dec 2008, the Indian parliament passed the Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act and constitution of a new federal agency, National Investigating Agency. Both the acts were cleared by the parliament with little public debate. Did the incessant media coverage Read More …