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Writing out a clean Bill on health

🕔09:46, 14.Aug 2019

A Clean Bill of Health: Sumant Narain, a civil servant and ex-director in Health in NITI Aayog, stands for the enacted National Medical Commission (NMC) Bill, 2019. He elucidates how enacted NMC Bill will be a step towards the reformed

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Bigger and better: On number of Supreme Court judges

🕔14:50, 8.Aug 2019

The article provides a critical analysis of Union Cabinet’s decision about increasing the strength of the judiciary and suggests for the focus of the Supreme Court on its role as interpreter of the Constitution. About Supreme Court of India: Inaugurated

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The hard realities of India’s fast-track courts

🕔14:10, 8.Aug 2019

The hard realities of India’s fast-track courts Arunav Kaul, a researcher and policy analyst in judicial reforms in India, provides a critical analysis of Fast Track Courts (FTCs) in India and suggests some effective measures addressing the systemic issues. Fast

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Scrapping of Article 370 in Jammu And Kashmir

🕔16:52, 6.Aug 2019

This article provides an in-depth analysis of the Constitutional provisions of Article 370, the legislative basis for the order of 2019 and what implications it will carry in a democratic republic like India while moving towards the integration of the

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Lok Sabha clears Code on Wages Bill

🕔21:43, 31.Jul 2019

News Lok Sabha on Tuesday passed the Code on Wages Bill, 2019, which amends and consolidates laws relating to wages/bonus and universalises the provisions of minimum wages and timely payment of wages to all employees irrespective of the sector and

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Minorities panel draws its remit

🕔12:15, 30.Jul 2019

News The National Commission of Minorities (NCM) has refused to entertain a plea to declare Hindus a “minority community” in those States where they do not form a majority of the population. More in News The NCM was responding to

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Response sought on sexual offenders

🕔12:14, 30.Jul 2019

News The Supreme Court on Monday sought response from the Centre on a plea to frame guidelines to protect the reputation and dignity of persons accused in sex offence cases. More in News A Bench led by Justice S.A. Bobde

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Centre, states get SC notice over lynchings

🕔11:25, 27.Jul 2019

News The Supreme Court issued notices to the Centre and 11 states on a petition seeking implementation of the apex court’s July 2018 directions on guidelines to prevent incidents of mob lynching. More in News A bench led by Chief

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Substandard teacher training institutes to be shut down

🕔11:22, 27.Jul 2019

News The National Council for Teacher Education has begun the process of weeding out substandard teacher training colleges, as recommended in the draft National Education Policy. More in News The Draft National Education Policy says that the process of reviewing

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National Medical Commission Bill

🕔14:43, 23.Jul 2019

Download PDF Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan introduced the National Medical Commission (NMC) Bill in Lok Sabha. More in News An earlier version of Medical Commission Bill was introduced in the 16th Lok Sabha and had passed the scrutiny of

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