Constitution

Punjab passes constitutional amendment to extend reservations

The Punjab Assembly unanimously passed a motion to ratify the 126th Constitutional Amendment to extend reservations for SC and ST in Punjab for another 10 years.

published on : 17th January 2020

Object to CAA, but obey Constitution: Kerala Governor Arif Mohammad Khan to state

The Kerala CM Pinarayi Vijayan moved a resolution in the state Assembly demanding the scrapping of the controversial CAA.

published on : 17th January 2020

Is Constitution mere administrative manual, introspect and audit: Chelameswar, Sharmila Tagore in open letter

Their appeal has come at a time when there have been protests, some of them violent, against the new citizenship law, which critics say discriminates on the basis of religion.

published on : 13th January 2020

Anti-CAA stir: Inter-faith prayer to uphold values of Preamble as Shaheen Bagh protest nears month

People have been protesting at Shaheen Bagh and nearby Jamia Millia Islamia here to oppose the CAA and the NRC.

published on : 13th January 2020

Indulge dissent with democratic discussion

The two big Ds of politics, Democracy and Dissent, are the inseparable twins in the family of humanity.

published on : 12th January 2020

With verdict on Kashmir clampdown, SC reminded PM Modi that nation bows to Constitution: Congress

Congress spokesperson Randeep Singh Surjewala said that the verdict has come as a 'double shock' for Modi-Shah that dissent cannot be oppressed by imposing section 144.

published on : 10th January 2020

Maharashtra Legislature ratifies bill to extend SC/ST quota by another ten years

The resolution to ratify the bill was moved in the legislature by Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray.

published on : 8th January 2020

CAA stir: Lawyers read-out preamble of Constitution at Supreme Court lawns

Apart from senior lawyers Kamini Jaiswal and Sanjay Parikh, several lawyers were present on the occasion.

published on : 7th January 2020

Constitution draft was prepared by a Brahmin: Gujarat Speaker Rajendra Trivedi

Speaking at the inauguration of the second edition of Mega Brahmin Business Summit, he also claimed that eight out of nine Indian Nobel winners, including economist Abhijit Banerjee, were Brahmins.

published on : 4th January 2020

Preamble a must in schools: Karnataka CM Yediyurappa to educational institutes

The state government has directed schools to organise talks and interactions which would enlighten the students on law and their rights and responsibilities.

published on : 3rd January 2020

Anti-CAA resolution: Can't defy Central law, retorts Union minister as Pinarayi says House has privilege

Prasad's statement came a day after the Kerala assembly passed a resolution urging the Centre to withdraw the amended citizenship law.

published on : 1st January 2020

BJP weakened Constitution, but protests should not be violent: Mayawati

Mayawati said persons holding responsible positions should not forget that India is a secular country, where people follow different religions.

published on : 1st January 2020

Kerala govt plans to form 'Constitution Protection Council' to intensify anti-CAA stir

To be set up in line with the Renaissance Protection Council - formed in the wake of Sabarimala fiasco - the Constitution Protection Council is intended to be a wider platform incorporating everyone.

published on : 27th December 2019

BJP destroyed constitution, says Uttam Kumar Reddy

Uttam said that despite people from all walks of life protesting against the Act, the BJP was adamant about the CAA and was not rolling it back.

published on : 23rd December 2019

Kerala will fight to protect the constitution: CM Pinarayi Vijayan

Vijayan also alleged that the NDA government was displaying an authoritarian tendency that was not witnessed even during the Emergency period (1975-77).

published on : 19th December 2019
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