Constitution

  • Process of judges' appointment should be transparent: Justice Katju July 29, 2014

    In an interview to CNN-IBN, Press Council of India Chairman and former Supreme Court judge Justice Markandey Katju on said the present collegium a total failure as there was no mention of collegium system in the Constitution of India. "This system was artificially created by some judges. The process of...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai December 10, 2013

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • Will our VIPs ever give up the Lal Batti culture? December 10, 2013

    The Supreme Court has come down heavily on the red beacon lights used by politicians on their vehicles and on Tuesday ruled that only constitutional authorities can use them. The court also said that blue beacons can be used by ambulances, police and other emergency services. ...
  • News 360: Captain James' wife asks PM to bring him back December 10, 2013

    It has been eight days since the body of her 11-year-old son has been kept in the morgue in the hope that her husband Captain Sunil James gets back to see him for one last time and perform his last rites. ...
  • Hugo Chavez loses his battle with cancer, dies at 58 March 6, 2013

    Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez lost his battle with cancer, silencing the leading voice of the Latin American left and plunging his divided oil-rich nation into an uncertain future. ...
  • PM calls all-party meet on SC/ST Bill on Aug 21 August 9, 2012

    The Supreme Court earlier rejected Mayawati demand for quota for promotion of SCs and STs in government jobs in UP. ...
  • Egypt polls: A puppet government in the offing? June 19, 2012

    Even as the Muslim Brotherhood claims that it has won the landmark elections, it won't be real victory for the civilian President-to-be as the military council strips the President of any real powers through its latest decree. ...
  • Ambedkar cartoon row: Depiction wrong, says Pranab May 11, 2012

    Dalit MPs from Tamil Nadu have taken taken offence to a 1949 cartoon of BR Ambedkar, the architect of India's Constitution. ...
  • Child rights panel welcomes SC's order on RTE Act April 12, 2012

    NCPCR Chairperson Shanta Sinha said that poor children have been denied education for long. ...
  • Syria votes on referendum on democracy February 26, 2012

    After months of violence that left more than 5,000 people dead, Syrians vote on a referendum on democracy. ...
  • 'Anna should educate voters, not challenge Govt' August 16, 2011

    While there are people who support Anna Hazare, there are others who feel an indefinite fast is not the right way to protest. ...
  • Anna doesn't understand the Constitution: Sibal August 13, 2011

    Senior Congress leader Kapil Sibal commented on Saturday on Anna Hazare's fast saying where to protest and for how long is not given in Constitution. ...
  • Thailand referendum goes in favour of the military August 21, 2007

    A referendum in Thailand has gone in favour of the military. More than 52 per cent of votes were cast in support of Thailand's 18th Constitution. ...