Episode on Hamīñ Ast? A Biography of Article 370
Podcast | by Jinaly Dani
In this Podcast episode, Naveed Mehmood Ahmad discusses 'Hamīñ Ast? A Biography of Article 370' with co-author Jinaly Dani. Hamīñ Ast? traces the constitutional and legal history of Article 370 from its origins as a placeholder that guar...
Heads Held High: Salvaging State Governors for 21st Century India
- March 13, 2023
What really is the office of the State Governor? At times it has been called a colonial relic, at other times it has been called the umpire of Indian democracy. In Heads Held High, the authors explore the evolution of this institution in-depth and s...
Launch of Hamīñ Ast? Book Cover
- October 31, 2022
Watch the animated video of the book cover of 'Hamīñ Ast? A Biography of Article 370.' Hamīñ Ast? is the first digital-only book published by NAVI Books, Vidhi's open access, digital book publishing website. ABOUT THE BOOK: Co-author...
Video on Hamīñ Ast? A Biography on Article 370
- July 10, 2022
- 2 Minute 40 Seconds
How did this article come to be in 1950? What happened over the course of the last 70 years that made Jammu and Kashmir a 'special state?' Arghya Sengupta and Jinaly Dani, co-authors of the book 'Hamīñ Ast? A Biography on Article 370' here introdu...
- 5 Minute
Why Was Article 370 Not Abrogated Earlier?
“Article 370 is neither a wall nor a mountain, but...it is a tunnel. It is through this tunnel that a good deal of traffic has already passed and more will.” Gulzarilal Nanda In 1950, the State of J&K was included in the Union of India o...READ more
- 9 Minute Read
Looking Back at the Abrogation of Article 370
Today marks the passage of two years since the ‘abrogation’ of Article 370 of the Constitution of India. A lot has happened since then, but it is worth our while to look back and consider the abrogation in greater depth. This blog does just that...READ more