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Ashima Ohri

A business economist, lawyer, and writer.

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When An Artist Dies While Performing: Can Event Organisers Be Blamed? What Is Death By Negligence In the Indian Law? Experts Explain

The tragic and untimely demise of the well-known singer Krishnakumar Kunnath (KK) who passed away shortly after performing at an event in Kolkata raises many questions about what precautionary measures for such events are prescribed under the law. While the initial post-mortem reports say the 53-year-old suffered cardiac arrest post performing live at the concert, a case of 'unnatural death' stays registered by the Kolkata Police.

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Madhu Damodaran, Group Head - Legal, Quess Corp On The New Labour Codes and the Need For Collaboration between the Centre and States

Ashima Ohri, Managing Editor, BW Legal World in conversation with Madhu Damodaran, Group Head - Legal, Quess Corp

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News Lost Between Sense And Sensationalism: Dr. Abhishek Manu Singhvi

The toxic triangle of viewership of ratings, and of revenue along with the liberal and spicy doses of politics, of glamour, of insidious government control, of premeditated and motivated stands of ambitious anchors, and of a public baying for blood are the factors in play, said Dr Singhvi.

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Exclusive: BW Legal World In Conversation with Mohit Saraf On Future of Legal Practice, Economy, and Life In Pandemic

In an exclusive sharp-witted and well-rounded interview with Ashima Ohri, Managing Editor of BW Legal World—distinguished corporate lawyer; one who has also been awarded the ‘Shaurya Chakra’ a national peacetime gallantry award, Founder & Managing Partner of Saraf and Partners, Mr Mohit Saraf shares India's Legal System needs to become an enabler of deals for India to reach a $10 Trillion Economy.

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Off the Beaten Path: SCBA Recommends SC Practitioners for Elevation to HCs Moving Away From the Norm of Only HC Lawyers Being Chosen for the Task

Maj Sudhanshu Shekhar Pandey, a practicing Advocate in the Supreme Court of India, Delhi High Court, and the Armed Forces Tribunal, throws light on the issue of appointment of judges in High Court and further elevations to SC being an undying contentious issue.

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In Conversation With Shweta Bansal, Under Secretary DPA IV Division, Ministry Of External Affairs

Bansal talks about her illustrious journey in law; how mentors Shardul Shroff and Sharmila Tagore have left a profound impact on her life, and much more in this exclusive interview with Ashima Ohri, Managing Editor, BW Legal World.

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"There is no secret sauce. One must work hard, set goals, create a strategy and execute." Manisha Shroff, Partner, Khaitan & Co

Shroff talks about her illustrious journey in law, her mentors, array of work she handles at Khaitan & Co; and much more in this exclusive interview with Ashima Ohri, Managing Editor, BW Legal World.

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In Conversation with Tarun Nangia, Anchor, Legally Speaking, NewsX

In a freewheeling chat with Ashima Ohri, Managing Editor, BW Legal World, Nangia talks about his illustrious journey, mentors, gaps in the legal system, media trials, stumbling blocks to responsible journalism and much more in this exclusive interview.

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"Push your limits, step out of your comfort zone & embrace the unfamiliar." Maimoona Badsha, Counsel, Apollo Hospitals

Maimoona talks about the different phases of her life leading to an illustrious journey in law. She also gives a peek into her day at work, her most memorable experience and much more in this exclusive interview with Ashima Ohri, Managing Editor, BW Legal World.

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"You have to move from being a crisis counselor to someone indispensable in the planning stage itself." Anil PM, Head - Legal & Compliance, Bajaj Allianz Life Insurance Co. Ltd.

Anil PM sheds light on what has helped him emerge as a top General Counsel in the industry. He also talks about his day at work, key learnings from the pandemic, most awaited legislation in 2021, and much more in this exclusive interview with Ashima Ohri, Managing Editor, BW Legal World.

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