Guest Column

Meenakshi Lekhi

Meenakshi Lekhi

Meenakshi Lekhi is an MP from New Delhi constituency, and the BJP's national spokesperson. Lekhi is a lawyer in the Supreme Court.


Triple talaq and Sabarimala different

The issue of gender justice versus religion has once again come to the centerstage

By Meenakshi Lekhi January 05, 2019

Performance wins, not profanities

An abusive man is not necessarily angry; he is just scared by your abilities, which

By Meenakshi Lekhi December 08, 2018

Relook at Sabarimala

After unprecedented opposition in Kerala to the Supreme Court’s judgment of

By Meenakshi Lekhi November 24, 2018

Much more than a statue

Pay no attention to what the critics say, a statue has never been erected in honour

By Meenakshi Lekhi November 10, 2018

Speak out, don’t wait

Originating in the west, and traversing to different parts of the world, the #MeToo

By Meenakshi Lekhi November 04, 2018

Adultery law: Time for a 'moral shield' for marriage

It is a season of judicial orders that challenge social norms. The Supreme Court has

By Meenakshi Lekhi October 15, 2018

Opposing Modicare is unfair

Till a society remembers and starts caring for its forgotten poor people,” Turkish

By Meenakshi Lekhi October 07, 2018

Fighting crypto-intellectuals

With the recent arrest of some overground activists of the banned CPI (Maoist) by

By Meenakshi Lekhi September 23, 2018

Lying about the RSS

From a weapon to a shield, from an alibi to a subterfuge, from a stratagem to a

By Meenakshi Lekhi September 09, 2018

Humans failed, not laws

Recently, we came across two disturbing cases of abuse of small girls in shelter

By Meenakshi Lekhi August 26, 2018

Persons, not possessions

One of the more productive moments of the monsoon session of Parliament was the

By Meenakshi Lekhi August 12, 2018

One law for all

The plan of the All India Muslim Personal Law Board (AIMPLB) to set up a shariah

By Meenakshi Lekhi July 29, 2018

Ghosts of Emergency

D.E.M. O’Cracy, the beloved husband of T. Ruth, father of L.I. Bertie, brother of

By Meenakshi Lekhi July 15, 2018

The antics of an anarchist

Democracy and anarchism don’t go hand in hand unless you are an Arvind Kejriwal.

By Meenakshi Lekhi July 01, 2018

A chimera of an alliance

The recent byelection results have drawn a lot of attention in the national media.

By Meenakshi Lekhi June 17, 2018
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