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CJI’s remarks on a different accountability yardstick for judges is worrying

December 03, 2021 6:39 am

🔴 Kartikeya Tanna writes: In a recent speech he stated that the framers of the Constitution made accountability integral to legislature and executive, while putting the judiciary on a different pedestal

President Kovind calls upon judges to ‘exercise utmost discretion’ in courtroom remarks

November 28, 2021 3:18 am

🔴 The president cautioned them that “indiscreet remarks, even if made with good intention, give space for dubious interpretations to run down the judiciary”.

Constitution Day: Government authoritarian, says Opposition as it boycotts event

November 27, 2021 8:13 am

Fifteen parties, including the Trinamool Congress, DMK, SP, RJD, Akali Dal, NCP, Shiv Sena, AAP, the Left parties, and the IUML, apart from the Congress, boycotted the function organised by the Lok Sabha Secretariat and the Speaker.

Our Constitution, A Beacon of Freedom

November 28, 2021 7:41 am

🔴 Menaka Guruswamy writes: The Constitution’s endurance is rooted in our ability and commitment to the project of expanding freedom.

Judicial interventions to nudge executive and not to target, usurp power: CJI Ramana

November 26, 2021 10:13 pm

Speaking at the Constitution Day celebration, Chief Justice of India N V Ramana warned against any attempts to project judicial interventions as targeting of the executive and said that it would prove detrimental to the health of democracy if encouraged.

India's growth story being disrupted by forces with colonial mindset: PM

November 26, 2021 9:57 pm

Addressing a Constitution Day event organised by the Supreme Court, The Prime Minister said that a colonial mindset still exists, years after the end to colonialism, and these forces are putting obstacles in the path of growth of the developing nations.

On Constitution Day, CJI Ramana flags ‘increasing’ attacks on judges

November 27, 2021 7:42 am

🔴 The CJI said that the most important feature of the Indian Constitution is that it allows a framework for debate.

Parties run by families are against the spirit of Constitution, biggest threat to democracy: PM

November 27, 2021 1:33 am

PM Modi said, "If party is run for generations by a family and entire party system is with a family then that is biggest problem for healthy democracy."

Ambedkar Jayanti 2022: These online courses will help you learn the dynamics of Indian Constitution

April 14, 2022 6:16 pm

While the Constitution is self-explanatory, the charter language often confuses aspirants. Various platforms host online workshops as well as courses on key features of the Indian Constitution, which can be a good way to understand it in a simple and jargon-free manner.

Constitution Day 2021 Live Updates: India's growth story being disrupted by forces with colonial mindset, says PM Modi

November 26, 2021 7:48 pm

Indian Constitution Day 2021 Live Updates: President Ram Nath Kovind, earlier in the day, addressed the Constitution Day event in the Central Hall of Parliament and said that the development journey of India has been progressing on the strength of our Constitution.


Constitution Day 2019: Inspirational Quotes by Dr BR Ambedkar

November 26, 2019 11:22 am

Constitution Day 2019 Quotes: Also known as Samvidhan Divas, the day is commemorated to remember that the constitution of the country provides the fundamental rights and duties and to uphold them as a responsible citizen of the country. On India's 70th Constitution Day, here is a look at Ambedkar's powerful and thought-provoking quotes.