All About Delimitation Commission

🕔16:02, 14.Aug 2019

Recently the revoke of Article 370 from Jammu and Kashmir and bifurcation of the state into two union territories.e. Jammu and Kashmir and Laddakh, highlighted the concept of delimitation commission for the region. What is the Delimitation Commission? “Delimitation” means

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Taking on the mob: On Rajasthan law against mob lynching

🕔12:17, 14.Aug 2019

The Protection from Lynching Bill, 2019, makes Rajasthan the second state, after Manipur, to implement the suggestion of the Supreme Court to curb the rising intolerance and growing polarisation, with a law to criminalize the mob actions and instill a

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The Supreme Court – Why Judges Are So Private?

🕔11:09, 14.Aug 2019

The Supreme Court of India, the top most court of the country, started functioning on January 28, 1950, from the Chamber of Princes in the Parliament House. The system was inaugurated just two days after India’s Constitution was adopted and

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The Inter-State River Water Disputes (Amendment) Bill, 2019 

🕔13:01, 13.Aug 2019

The Inter-State River Water Disputes (Amendment) Bill, 2019 was passed by the Lok Sabha on July 31, 2019. It amends the Inter-State River Water Disputes Act, 1956.  The Act provides for the adjudication of disputes relating to waters of inter-state

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Cycle of extremes: On droughts and flood

🕔15:52, 10.Aug 2019

Long periods of drought and then a sudden bout of excessive rainfall, bringing floods, has become a hallmark of Indian Monsoon for last few years. A common feature of drought and floods with coexistence poses a potent threat that cannot

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Taking on the mob: On Rajasthan law against mob lynching

🕔15:38, 10.Aug 2019

The Protection from Lynching Bill, 2019, makes Rajasthan the second state, after Manipur, to implement the suggestion of the Supreme Court to curb the rising intolerance and growing polarisation, with a law to criminalise the mob actions and instil a

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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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Too much quota may impact right to equal opportunity: SC

🕔11:10, 31.Jul 2019

News The Supreme Court on Tuesday orally remarked that excessive quota may impact the right to equal opportunity guaranteed under the Constitution. More in News Justice S.A. Bobde, leading a three-judge Bench, said quota benefits given to the most “forward”

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Triple Talaq Bill sails through Rajya Sabha

🕔11:10, 31.Jul 2019

News The Muslim Women (Protection of Rights on Marriage) Bill, 2019, better known as the Triple Talaq Bill, was passed in the Rajya Sabha on Tuesday. More in News In the 240-member House, 99 members voted in favour of the

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Yeddyurappa wins fourth trust vote

🕔12:13, 30.Jul 2019

News The Bharatiya Janata Party government in Karnataka, headed by Chief Minister B.S. Yeddyurappa, on Thursday asserted its majority in the Legislative Assembly, registering a 119-0 victory in a confidence motion. More in News Before the motion was put to

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