Election Commission

Election Commission of India The Election Commission of India is a constitutional body which is responsible for the maintenance of the electoral procedure in the country. The Constitution of India has vested in the Election Commission of India the superintendence, direction and control of the […]

Rajya Sabha

Rajya Sabha, the Upper House of Indian Parliament The Parliament consists of the President and the two Houses i.e. the Council of States and the House of the People. While the two Houses continue to be recognised by these names in the Constitution, they are in actual practice known […]

Fundamental Rights

Fundamental Rights in India Fundamental Rights in the Constitution of India TheFundamental Rights are provided to the citizens by the Constitution of India. The Fundamental Rights and Duties are among the vital sections of the Constitution and prescribe the fundamental obligations of the […]

Fundamental Duties

Fundamental Duties in India Fundamental Duties in the Constitution of India The Fundamental Duties in India are guaranteed by the Constitution of India in Part IVA in Article 51A. These fundamental duties are recognized as the moral obligations that actually help in upholding the spirit of […]

Amendment of Constitution

Amendment of Constitution in India The Indian Constitution has provided for the Amendment of the Constitution as laid down in Article 368. According to clause of Article 368, ‘Notwithstanding anything in this Constitution, Parliament may in exercise of its constituent power amend by way of […]

Constituent Assembly

Constituent Assembly in India Constituent Assembly of India A Constituent Assembly is a body composed for the purpose of drafting or adopting a Constitution. It played an important role in creating the Constitution of India. The Constituent Assembly of India was set up by the Indian leaders […]

Speaker

Indian Speaker, Presiding Officer of Lok Sabha Indian Speaker occupies a rather important role in the parliamentary democracy of the country. It is the Speaker who represents the full authority of the house itself. The responsibilities of the Speaker are quite overwhelming as every aspect of […]

Human Rights

Human Rights in India From the Document HUMAN RIGHTS AND POLICING: Landmark Supreme Court Directives and¬†National Human Rights Commission Guidelines, by Mandeep Tiwana: Respect for human rights lies at the heart of good governance. In a democratic society, it is the responsibility of the […]