Polity News

Presidents Rule

Amid an ongoing face-off, Punjab Governor Banwarilal Purohit on Friday shot off a letter to Chief Minister Bhagwant Mann asking him to reply to his queries, failing which he would send a report to the President about “failure of constitutional mechanism” in the State under Article 356 (President’s Rule).

posted by 26th Aug 2023

RTI Portal

Right to information activists noticed that the record of their previous applications have disappeared in the hundreds in the hundreds from the RTIOnline portal, which allows citizens to file for access to public RTI Portal information from the Union Government.

posted by 24th Aug 2023

Hate Speech

The Supreme Court said that instances of hate speech would be prosecuted equally, no matter the faith of the offender.

posted by 19th Aug 2023

Bill to replace CJI

The Union government introduced a The Chief Election Commissioner and other Election Commissioners (Appointment, Conditions of Service and Term of Office) Bill, 2023,removing the Chief Justice of India (CJI) from a panel to select the Chief Election Commissioner and Election Commissioners.

posted by 11th Aug 2023

The Government of National Capital Territory of Delhi (Amendment) Bill, 2023 (Delhi Services Bill)

The Government of National Capital Territory of Delhi (Amendment) Bill, 2023, was introduced in Lok Sabha on August 1, 2023

posted by 8th Aug 2023