Parliamentary Privileges in India
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Parliamentary Privileges in India

India is a land with a rich history of parliamentarian democracy, and in the fabric of parliament, one thread stands out prominently which is Parliamentary Privileges. These privileges, deeply rooted in the nation's democratic framework, provide a unique set of rights and immunities to the members of the Lok Sabha and the Rajya Sabha. But are these privileges absolute in nature or it has some limitations? Let’s find out in this blog and do an analysis of Parliamentary Privileges.

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UGC- NET 2023 December Cycle Exam: Exam Dates, Syllabus & Books
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UGC- NET 2023 December Cycle Exam: Exam Dates, Syllabus & Books

UGC NET is a national level exam conducted by National Testing Agency (NTA) for the post of ‘Assistant Professor’ or ‘Junior Research Fellowship’. The UGC NET 2023 December cycle exam dates are announced which is all set to be carried out between December 6th to 22nd, 2023.

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Women Reservation Act: Key Highlights of Nari Shakti Vandan Adhiniyam
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Women Reservation Act: Key Highlights of Nari Shakti Vandan Adhiniyam

Even before India's independence, discussions about increasing women's participation in politics were taking place. In the 1970s, this issue gained momentum. The idea of women's reservation has been all about ensuring that women have a fair chance to be a part of important decision-making processes. This means setting aside specific seats in places like Parliament and state legislatures exclusively for women. 

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Parliament Session Updates 2023: What is a Special Session of Parliament?
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Parliament Session Updates 2023: What is a Special Session of Parliament?

A 5-day special session of Parliament kicked off on September 18, 2023, captured the nation's attention as Prime Minister Modi initiated a unique discussion in the Lok Sabha on the "Parliamentary journey of 75 years starting from Samvidhan Sabha - Achievements, Experiences, Memories and Learnings". 

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Democracy Index: Best & Worst Democracies in the World
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Democracy Index: Best & Worst Democracies in the World

'Democracy' is made from two words, 'demos' and 'kratos', which mean 'citizen' and 'power', respectively and one of the tools measuring it is known as the 'Democracy Index'.

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Evolution of Political Parties Symbols in India
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Evolution of Political Parties Symbols in India

Election symbols are like a party's unique signature in an election. When voters go to the polling booth, they don't see the candidate's face or name; instead, they see this symbol. 

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CLAT UG 2024: 60 Days Preparation Strategy
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CLAT UG 2024: 60 Days Preparation Strategy

Are you prepared or preparing for CLAT UG 2024? Well! Whatever the scenario, we are always there to help. The Common Law Admission Test (CLAT) is an important step for those aspiring to pursue a career in law. But don't worry, with the right approach and 60 days of dedicated preparation, you can boost your chances of success. 

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Is India changing to Bharat? Exploring the Debate Over India
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Is India changing to Bharat? Exploring the Debate Over India's Official Name

In the world of nationhood, the names that countries adopt carry immense significance, and this is where India, also called "BHARAT", comes into the picture. The choice between 'India' and 'Bharat' as the official name for the newly independent nation in the 1940s stirred a passionate debate, and the echoes of that debate continue to resonate even today.

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One Nation One Election: Centre forms Panel under Ex Prez
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One Nation One Election: Centre forms Panel under Ex Prez

India conducts elections at various levels of government, including national, state, and local elections. It is a massive undertaking, with 28 states, and the cost of holding these elections can be staggering. Estimates range from around Rs 4,150 crore every five years for all states combined to about Rs 5,500 crore at an aggregate level. This puts a significant burden on the economy of our country.

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Understanding the Government of National Capital Territory of Delhi (Amendment) Act, 2023
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Understanding the Government of National Capital Territory of Delhi (Amendment) Act, 2023

Perhaps one of the most debated and controversial bill (now Act)  of Indian politics and governance, the Government of National Capital Territory of Delhi (Amendment) Act, 2023 has emerged as a significant topic of discussion. The Bill, was introduced recently in the Lok Sabha, and it seeks to bring about changes that touch upon the governance structure and decision-making processes in the National Capital Territory of Delhi .

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The Anusandhan National Research Foundation Act 2023: Explained
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The Anusandhan National Research Foundation Act 2023: Explained

As we always say “Research is a key to success”, so in a significant move towards boosting research and development and encouraging private sector participation in research activities, the Indian government has enacted one of the most important bills of this year; the Anusandhan National Research Foundation Act, 2023.

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Analysis of the Digital Personal Data Protection Act, 2023
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Analysis of the Digital Personal Data Protection Act, 2023

The Digital Personal Data Protection Act, 2023 marks a significant step in India's efforts to establish comprehensive regulations for data protection. The Act addresses the complexities arising from the processing of digital personal data, both within India and across borders. It also provides for processing of Personal data only for a lawful purpose upon consent of an individual. 

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Supreme Court launches "Handbook to combat Gender Stereotypes" from the Law
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Supreme Court launches "Handbook to combat Gender Stereotypes" from the Law

No more usage of derogatory terms like whore, hooker, concubine, transexual etc. Yes! You heard it right. The Supreme Court has boldly taken the initiative to eradicate gender bias from judgments & court language.

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77th Independence Day: Celebrating India
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77th Independence Day: Celebrating India's Achievements after 1947

From drafting the Indian Constitution to the launch of Chandrayaan- 3, India's story after August 15th 1947, has been a memorable tale of incredible progress & success. 

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Centre brings 3 new Bills to re-vamp IPC, CrPC & Evidence Act
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Centre brings 3 new Bills to re-vamp IPC, CrPC & Evidence Act

Get ready, law students! The biggest shocker of the year is here! The Parliament is making big changes to India's criminal laws this rainy season. So, there can be a huge transformation in your syllabus.

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Evolution of Defence Forces in India
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Evolution of Defence Forces in India

Hey Fellow Indians, On this proud occasion of Independence Day, as the tricolor unfurls and the echoes of patriotism resound, let’s celebrate this independence day with shared knowledge and wisdom through evolution and remarkable achievements of the cornerstones of our nation's security—the Indian Air Force, the Indian Navy, and the Indian Army.

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How 'Jana Gana Mana' became the National Anthem of India?

Certainly! Singing "Jana Gana Mana" during school assemblies brought out our patriotism, just like a catchy tune sticks in your head. The song "Jana Gana Mana" holds significant importance as it is the national anthem of India. It reflects India's cultural diversity and heritage. 

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National Symbols of India & their meanings
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National Symbols of India & their meanings

India's National Symbols stand tall as pillars of our culture and pride, representing the essence of our nation with absolute power and authority. The National Emblem is at the forefront, a masterpiece by Dinanath Bhargava.

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