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Everything Explained about Criminal Tribes Act CTA -1871,1911,...

Hundreds of Hindu communities were brought under the Criminal Tribes Act. By 1931, the colonial government listed 237 criminal castes...

4 interesting must-read facts of Emergency Provisions and...

The emergency provisions are contained in Part XVIII of the Constitution of India, from Article 352 to 360. These provisions enable...

Brief on What is President of India?

The president is the head of the executive as per Article 53 and 77 of the Indian Constitution. But in practice, it is the Council...

counter to the Supreme Court's landmark judgement in K.S....

Generally understood that privacy is synonymous with the right to be let alone. The Supreme Court described privacy and its importance...

Limitations in regard to the Amendments to the constitution...

There is no such limit provided in the constitution of India which allows it to enact only a certain number of amendments in a year....

What is The Role of the states in constitutional amendment...

Article 169 (1) reads, "Notwithstanding anything in article 168, Parliament may by law provide for the abolition of the Legislative...

The private Members Bill - What is it?

A Bill for amendment of the Constitution by a Private Member is governed by the rules applicable to Private Members' Bills in general....

Types of amendments - COnstitution of India

The last two categories are governed by article 368. The original constitution provided for three categories of amendments.

State of Madras vs Champakam Dorairajan - a Landmark Decision...

State of Madras v. Champakam Dorairajan (AIR 1951 SC 226) is a landmark decision of the Supreme Court of India. This judgement led...

Learn these Ugly Truths About Goa Civil Code from Sathya...

the Portuguese Gentile Hindu Usages Decrees of 1880 (Código de usos e costumes dos hindus gentios de Goa) the Portuguese Decrees on...