*Justice or revenge? Bikramjeet Batra's article on Kasab's sentence and the implications.
*Moment of Truth: My article on the Supreme Court's judgment banning forced Narco tests. Rajeev Dhavan in his Mail Today article offers a different perspective on this, saying the Supreme Court ought not to have allowed testing, even if the accused/suspect voluntarily agrees to it. He is correct - the lines between voluntariness and compulsion are often blurred.
*The Khushboo case: My article on why the defendants in the Khushboo case did not really lose, having succeeded in dragging her to the Court, and silencing her from speaking on the taboo subject again.
*My review article on whether there is an underlying pattern to the rise, sustenance and demise of sub-national movements.