Polity

Women Suffrage Movement

Women Suffrage Movement

Women's suffrage refers to the legal right of women to vote in national and local elections. Women s...

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Media: The Fourth Foundation o

Media: The Fourth Foundation of Democracy

Media trials have raised concerns about the role of the media as the fourth pillar of democracy in t...

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Fight Over Three Language Form

Fight Over Three Language Formula

After the release of the New Education Policy 2020, the Dravidian parties in Tamil Nadu protested ...

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The Narcotic Drugs and Psychot

The Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act, 1985

The 1985 Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act forbids the production, possession, selling,...

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The Arms Act 1959

The Arms Act 1959

The Arms Act of 1959 regulates matters relating to the purchase, possession, production, sale, trans...

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National Emergency 1975

National Emergency 1975

The emergency was declared in 1975 by the government of Indira Gandhi and was in effect for 21 mon...

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Justice HR Khanna and ADM Jaba

Justice HR Khanna and ADM Jabalpur Case

Since its adoption in 1950, the Constitution of India has provided citizens with the means to enforc...

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General Consent

General Consent

What is General Consent? The CBI is regulated by the Special Police Establishment Act of Delhi, t...

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Supreme Court Collegium Scheme

Supreme Court Collegium Scheme

Under Articles 124(2) and 217 of the Constitution, the Judges of the Supreme Court and High Courts...

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Extrajudicial Executions

Extrajudicial Executions

Last year, the four suspects were killed in an exchange of fire with the Hyderabad Police in the c...

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Electronic Voting Machine

Electronic Voting Machine

Since 2001, the Election Commission has been conducting all elections through EVMs. The Indian ...

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The Foreign Contribution (Regu

The Foreign Contribution (Regulation) Act, 2010

It extends to the whole of India, and it shall also apply to— (a) citizens of India outside I...

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