Participating as the chief guest, he said the Constitution is the cornerstone of the nation as it lays the foundation of the governance of our nation.
The basic principles of law are jettisoned to deny liberty. As people from different walks of life are prosecuted and jailed for speaking truth to power, democracy is steadily losing its sheen
Speaking to media persons in Salem on Sunday, he said, “There is no doubt that chief ministers run the government in a state. But the Constitution does not empower them to do whatever they want."
The CJI, in his Constitution Day address, assured the Indian people that the Supreme Court remains accessible and open, encouraging citizens to seek justice without fear.
'We shake hands, but in reality, where is equality?', asks Thol Thirumavalavan; warns Indian Constitution under threat
Thirumavalavan was addressing an awareness programme on the Indian Constitution, organised by Nambikkai Arakattalai in World Tamil Sangam in Madurai.
The governor was addressing the one-day consortium on ‘Constitution Day’ at the Tamil Nadu Dr Ambedkar Law University.
The young generation, with no exposure to an earlier ethos of public life, begins to believe that what it sees today is normal.
The order said the substantive part of Article 200 empowers the Governor to withhold assent.
One of the PIL petitioners claimed in March that a total amount of Rs 12,000 crore has so far been paid to political parties through electoral bonds and two-thirds of it has gone to one major party.
The petitioners submitted that they they got married in April against the wishes of their parents and were living together happily since then amid threats from the family members.
A bench headed by Chief Justice DY Chandrachud and comprising JB Pardiwala and Manoj Misra decided to refer the matter to the Constitution Bench of at least five judges.
The idea is also to make Dasara a community event and not just based out of individual homes. The initiative will promote diversity in Karnataka and the nation.
The government is seriously rethinking its plan, and considering a parcel of land where a spacious facility can be built.
It recommended the State government to form Ward Committees and integrate Ward Secretariats with Ward Committees and Area Sabhas to realise self-governance.
It is impossible to assert dogmatically that it is only Hinduism, in its different manifestations, that can be termed sanatan.
Delivering the presidential address on the occasion, Stalin said the book was like Kalaignar’s diary.
Law Minister Arjun Ram Meghwal said the copies carried the original version of the Preamble of the Constitution and that these words were added later to it after constitutional amendments.
The Census is due in 2027, after which a delimitation exercise will be held and reservation worked out.
The petitioner told the bench he has filed the PIL under Article 32 of the Constitution on behalf of the people of India seeking "one constitutional religion."
Is it shared history that keeps us together? Except for the British Raj, there is little of it between different states of India.