Blog by Niti Manthan
Facilitating young minds towards holistic development.
The Central Vista redevelopment project has been hitting the newspaper headlines over the past couple of months with the concern of it not being the right time to reconstruct a new parliament in times of the ongoing pandemic and the lack of adequate infrastructure in issues of more importance such as health. This article aims to provide a neutral standpoint to help the readers understand the Central Vista project and its history.
Every individual has a right to stay healthy and have access to healthcare facilities especially in these trying circumstances. This article tries to explain the key aspects of the right to health and how the right to health was given a place in the Constitution of India. This article further tries to look at the right to health of specific groups of people such as women, children and adolescents, persons with disabilities, migrants and persons living with HIV/AIDS. Lastly, it tries to examine the obligations and responsibilities of the State with respect to the right to health and holding States accountable for the same.
Gambling and other forms of betting are the common thorough out the world. In India, people bet on animal fights on the street, cock fights, playing card games. Over a period of time, the people have started betting on the cricket and other national sports. With several corers of money being transacted illegally and the government’s failure to end the menace, there is a wide spread comment about the need to create a robust regulatory framework for legalizing gambling.