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Bhopal: 3-day event on Indian constitution begins to mark birth anniversary of Dr BR Ambedkar

Bhopal: 3-day event on Indian constitution begins to mark birth anniversary of Dr BR Ambedkar

“It will begin with Tweet-A-Thon. Between 4 pm to 6 pm, we will be tweeting on - What does the constitution give us? We request to put yo...Read More

A just society is key to the soul of the Constitution but that very soul is threatened today, writes Ashutosh

A just society is key to the soul of the Constitution but that very soul is threatened today, writes Ashutosh

When anti-CAA protesters hit the streets, they were brutalised and untold miseries were heaped on Muslims and their sympathisers, so much...Read More

History shapes us at will, not vice versa

History shapes us at will, not vice versa

Men forget that history is never linear but layered and multidimensional. They believe that they can control the forces of history, strea...Read More

Not just Indian Constitution, even BJP's constitution promises to uphold secularism

Not just Indian Constitution, even BJP's constitution promises to uphold secularism

Maharashtra Governor Bhagat Singh Koshyari recently locked horns with Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray, wondering a tad sarcastically if t...Read More

Figurehead theory to the role of governors; are they dispensable?

Figurehead theory to the role of governors; are they dispensable?

The temperament and understanding of convention by the British monarch are poles apart from that of the Indian President.

Insertion of health emergency in Constitution need of the hour, writes lawyer Devashish Singh Rathore

Insertion of health emergency in Constitution need of the hour, writes lawyer Devashish Singh Rathore

The writer in an Ujjain-based advocate and lifetime member of High Court Bar Association, Indore

From Kashmir to the Indian Constitution, JLF 2020 kicks off with power-packed sessions

From Kashmir to the Indian Constitution, JLF 2020 kicks off with power-packed sessions

The session on 'Kashmir: of Barbed Wires and Almond Blossom' to be held on January 26, will explore the paradoxes and polarities that def...Read More

Harish Salve says CAB is pro-minorities, does not violate Article 14,15 or 21

Harish Salve says CAB is pro-minorities, does not violate Article 14,15 or 21

Through this bill, Indian citizenship will be provided to the members of Hindu, Sikh, Buddhist, Jain, Parsi and Christian communities, wh...Read More

‘Encounters’ are a betrayal of the Indian Constitution

‘Encounters’ are a betrayal of the Indian Constitution

The police in this case say that they fired in self-defence, but ensured that not even one of the four accused survived.

Maha Impasse: What BR Ambedkar, author of Indian Constitution, thought of President's rule

Maha Impasse: What BR Ambedkar, author of Indian Constitution, thought of President's rule

It is kind of tempting for any Central government to wield the axe of Article 356 to dismiss its adversaries in the states. Same happened...Read More

Indian Constitution to apply in Jammu and Kashmir: President Ram Nath Kovind order

Indian Constitution to apply in Jammu and Kashmir: President Ram Nath Kovind order

The president issued Constitution (Application to Jammu and Kashmir) Order, 2019 which comes into force "at once", and shall "supersede t...Read More

Karnataka crisis: SC takes up row over anti-defection law

Karnataka crisis: SC takes up row over anti-defection law

The 10th Schedule of the Indian Constitution, which is popularly referred to as the 'Anti-Defection Law', was at the centre-stage, as arg...Read More

Pseudo-nationalistic majorism destroys language democracy

Pseudo-nationalistic majorism destroys language democracy

It was the remarkable foresight of the makers of the Indian Constitution that they thought of creating a dedicated Schedule of Languages ...Read More

Pakistan muddies water further

Pakistan muddies water further

Islamabad: Pakistan said on Sunday that any attempt to scarp Article 35 A of the Indian Constitution, which provides special status to Ja...Read More

Bhopal: ‘Implementation of Constitution need of hour’

Bhopal: ‘Implementation of Constitution need of hour’

Bhopal: The Indian Constitution is the longest written constitution in the world and is considered one of the best ones. It has stood the...Read More

Tribal woman too has right in parents’ properties: Bombay High Court

Tribal woman too has right in parents’ properties: Bombay High Court

Mumbai: Observing that gender inequality is an ‘anathema’ to Indian Constitution, the Nagpur bench of the Bombay High Court recently held...Read More

PM Narendra Modi terms minority reservation a betrayal of nation

PM Narendra Modi terms minority reservation a betrayal of nation

Hyderabad: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday said attempts to provide reservation to minorities are betrayal with the nation and an ...Read More

Ordinance on triple talaq ill-conceived

Ordinance on triple talaq ill-conceived

The practice of instant triple talk is an enslavement of women that no civilised nation can accept. It violates the fundamental right to ...Read More

Dr Ambedkar’s grandsons divided on use of banned word

Dr Ambedkar’s grandsons divided on use of banned word

Mumbai: The grandsons of Dr Babasaheb Ambedkar, who was the architect of the Indian Constitution, are divided over the use of the word ‘D...Read More

‘Can’t call activists Naxals based on emails, letters’

‘Can’t call activists Naxals based on emails, letters’

First of all, we all respect the Indian Constitution and our democracy. Be it a Naxal or anyone, all have to respect democracy. Having sa...Read More

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