Month: August 2020

Manipur Defection: Powers of the Speaker in Disqualifying Defectors.

Reading Time: 4 minutes Understanding the Anti-Defection Law and its intended effect: The Anti-Defection Law was brought through a Constitutional Amendment in 1985 and it provides that if a member of the central or state legislature gives up his or her political party’s membership, such a member ought to stand disqualified from […]

Weaving The Carpet Of Naya Kashmir

Reading Time: 8 minutes It’s been a year since the Indian parliament scrapped the special status given to Jammu, Kashmir and Ladakh under article 370 of the Indian constitution. The Bharatiya Janata Party since its formation (going way back to the Jana Sangh days) has had the removal of this controversial article […]

Jagannath Rath Yatra ⁠: A Transcendental Pull of Emotions

Reading Time: 7 minutes The Supreme Court had tampered the 462-year-old tradition of Rath Yatra by upholding concerns of public health in this pandemic. COVID 19 has witnessed different religious gatherings right since Tablighi Jamaat in Delhi. Shivani reasons the Supreme Court decision on Rath Yatra 2020 with the legalities, theology and public health concerning the same. Hope this finds you in good health. Stay safe and keep reading our articles!

One Arrow, Infinite Targets

Reading Time: 3 minutes RAM MANDIRA : “LIBERALS” MUST REJOICE On August 5, 2020, Bharat will witness history in the making. Till the year 1528, there was a Ram Mandira standing gracefully on the place of birth of Prabhu Shree Ram. Now, almost after five centuries, Prime Minister Narendra Modi will lay […]