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Constitution of India

CONSTITUTION OF INDIA NEWS

Constitution contains a kindred concept of justice, asks a citizen to be responsive to sufferings of co-citizens

June 06, 2019 7:31 am

It is unnecessary to cite many more features but perhaps it is sufficient to say that ours is not entirely a “liberal” constitutionalism and one needs to appreciate the context of the poignant realities of Indian Partition in which this miraculous document was conceived by far-sighted composite figures.

A lover’s quarrel

January 26, 2019 12:48 pm

Saving the Constitution is not about rescuing a text, it is about renewing a commitment to each other

Constitution Day 2018: Introduce your kids to these books

November 26, 2018 12:50 pm

These books will help your child understand how the Constitution of India was framed and what it stands for.

A three-day conference at JNU aims to highlight the presence of Urdu in pop culture

September 07, 2017 11:01 am

While Urdu is typically celebrated as a language of romance and classical poetry by the greats — Ghalib, Mir and Faiz, it has a lesser-acknowledged popular-culture presence in film songs, detective fiction, ghazals, mushairas, qawwalis and even as poetry inscribed on trucks.

Diary item: Marriage, like democracy

December 04, 2015 5:33 am

The wooing and winning exhilarates, the tough bit comes later

In democracy, consensus trumps numbers, says PM Modi

November 28, 2015 4:46 am

Anyone trying to tinker with Constitution akin to suicide, says PM; our strength is ‘auto-pilot corrective’

Najeeb Jung’s message on I-Day: ‘We must abide by the Constitution’

August 16, 2015 1:16 am

"It is an unparalleled document and we must abide by it and live up to the ideals envisaged by the architects of our great Constitution," Jung said.

Explained: The India, that is Bharat

April 26, 2015 9:29 am

There were other objections on phraseology, but Article 1.1 ultimately got through in its original form.

With due respect

January 13, 2015 12:00 am

What the CJI thinks of the PM is valuable information, but it’s better kept private

When not to use power

January 06, 2015 12:00 am

NDA’s ordinances are not against text of Constitution — but they go against its spirit.

CONSTITUTION OF INDIA VIDEOS

Highlights: Justice Ranjan Gogoi’s speech at the Ramnath Goenka memorial lecture

July 13, 2018 9:12 am

Justice Ranjan Gogoi spoke at length about the state of the Indian judiciary at the third Ramnath Goenka memorial lecture - The Vision of Justice. Among other things, he said there is a need for independent journalists and "sometimes, noisy judges".

Full speech of Justice Ranjan Gogoi at the third Ramnath Goenka memorial lecture

July 13, 2018 7:14 am

Justice Ranjan Gogoi spoke at length about the state of the Indian judiciary at the third Ramnath Goenka memorial lecture - The Vision of Justice. Among other things, he said there is a need for independent journalists and "sometimes, noisy judges".

Activists react as women stopped on way to Shani temple

January 26, 2016 5:41 pm

New Delhi/Bengaluru, Jan 26 (ANI): Women activist Abha Singh on Tuesday condemned the move to stop women activists on their way to Maharashtra's Shani Shingnapur temple and said that they should be allowed to enter the temple premises and offer prayers as the Constitution of India grants equal rights to both gender. She stated that the temple's administration should adhere to the Indian Constitution and thus allow the women to enter the temple and offer their prayers. Another woman activist Pramila Nesargi echoing similar sentiments said it was strange that women do not get equal rights with respect to the other gender in a country where women goddesses are worshipped.