The recent landmark UK Supreme Court parliament judgement is colossal in its amplitude for the eyes of all democracies—which have adopted the Westminster System of governance—were fixated on its outcome
States like Gujarat, West Bengal, Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan, Punjab, Jharkhand, Karnataka, Goa, Odisha and Maharashtra have refused to implement Motor Vehicles (Amendment) Act and impose stricter fines to boost road discipline.
While compromising on its role as the protector of the fundamental rights, the apex court in a recent judgement introduced new provisions in criminal procedure, a matter solely reserved for the legislature
Workers at the 41 government-owned ordnance factories are on a month-long strike from August 20 against the government’s purported plans to corporatize and privatise these factories.
The amended Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Amendment Act undermines human rights and is open to abuse as it gives sweeping powers to the central government
The apex court is the final arbitrator in the imbroglio that has arisen over the recent constitutional changes in the status of Jammu and Kashmir vis-a-vis the Union of India.
In the first of this series, The Leaflet breaks down the statutes that govern the election process in India.