Kartikeya Tanna

Kartikeya is a lawyer qualified and practising in India and the State of New York. He writes commentary on current affairs, particularly on developments in the legal field.

Jayanthi Natarajan reveals widely known secret of the grand old Congress party.

Feb 01, 2015

Niti Commentary

Ever since an elaborate letter written by Jayanthi...

Supreme Court of India

Dec 22, 2014

Cultural Nationalism

Kartikeya Tanna says that with the decision on San...

Supreme Court of India (File photo)

Dec 22, 2014

Limited Government

Supreme Court insisting that it will vet names fin...


Dec 10, 2014

National Interest

Section 66A makes it a criminal offence punishable...

Anil Kumar Sinha’s appointment follows a highly controversial two year tenure of his predecessor Ranjit Sinha who made it to the news for mostly the wrong reasons.

Dec 05, 2014


It doesn’t require digging too deep into the archi...

Typically, unless the state wantonly discriminates between a class or group of people in providing aid or taking measures in such areas, the state’s efficacy (or the lack thereof) in dealing with these issues is something that ought to squarely be in the people’s court – the Parliament, election rallies, media exposes and street activism.

Dec 04, 2014

Inclusive India

Although some of these instances are not ‘social ...


Dec 02, 2014

Inclusive India

A group of four students filed a PIL in the HC ask...

When this law was passed during UPA’s rule chief members of what is today the Aam Aadmi Party were involved in the deliberations.

Nov 24, 2014

Modi's Governance

Most criticism of Modi Government’s Amendment comp...


Nov 22, 2014

National Interest

In criticising Smriti Irani’s invocation of the Co...


Nov 21, 2014

Economic Freedom

The deals SBI enters into – at least, the deals wi...


Nov 20, 2014


The surprising aspect in this entire case against ...


Nov 18, 2014

Economic Freedom

Kartikeya Tanna explains why much of the criticism...

German continues to be available in Kendriya Vidyalayas albeit as an additional subject or a hobby language.  (Photo: official school website)

Nov 18, 2014

Limited Government

Kartikey Tanna explains why the facts behind how G...

Is it appropriate for a sitting Chief Judge of the country’s highest court to comment on policy matters that do not touch or concern any violation or unconstitutionality of a law?

Nov 10, 2014

Inclusive India

These utterances by the CJI (at the cost of repeti...

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley says that Congress and media created confusion over disclosure of names of black money account holders.

Nov 02, 2014

Limited Government

Supreme Court Order on revealing list of Black Mon...

If you can’t trust the Modi Government yet, at least don’t doubt it yet.

Oct 18, 2014

Economic Freedom

If you can’t trust the Modi Government yet, at lea...