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Looking past an ordinance raj: Calling NDA to the House

By:T.R. Andhyarujina A new session of Parliament has started, with a slew of ordinances to pass. Nine ordinances were recently promulgated by the NDA government and, for the first time since the Constitution came into force in 1950, the president ... MSN Canada, 4 days ago
Decline of Parliament? Central Chronicle, 1 month ago
Executive Ordinance Decline of Parliament Daily, 1 month ago
Indian Express

Come to the House

In the case of D.C. Wadhwa vs State of Bihar, 1987, the Supreme Court stated that the power conferred on the president or governor to issue ordinances is in the nature of an emergency power. By:T.R. Andhyarujina A new session of Parliament has ...
 Indian Express4 days ago

Memorable incidents of Col. Olcott's Diary

by First visit to Sri Lanka (then Ceylon) A visit of Col. Henry Steele Olcott's party to Sri Lanka (then Ceylon), requested by the leading bhikkhus and the Buddhist laity, had been determined upon, and the preparations occupied them throughout the ...
 Sunday Observer1 week ago
New Indian Express

Stop the Preamble to Acrimony

Words are the artillery of politics. Phrases are shrapnel imbedded in time. Some words become values. Hence, the word democracy is a value system, as much as dictatorship represents anti-liberty principles. Secularism that referees the hostility ...
 New Indian Express4 weeks ago

The View From Inside The Well

If the incidence of disruptions is anything to go by, Parliament, especially the Lok Sabha, has functioned fairly smoothly in the last two sessions. In the winter session, the Lok Sabha functioned for nearly 100 per cent of its scheduled time.
 Outlook India4 weeks ago
Deccan Chronicle

A slippery route

President of India Pranab Mukherjee President Pranab Mukherjee showed statesmanship in signing ordinances though they were improper and then proceeded to give a stern warning on January 19 no more. A veteran Congress-man, he did not want a ...
 Deccan Chronicle1 month ago

When not to use power

At least as far as promulgating ordinances is concerned, Prime Minister Narendra Modi is actually following in the footsteps of Jawaharlal Nehru. For instance, in 1956, about three weeks after the winter session of Parliament ended, and with less ...
 Indian Express1 month ago

Congress, JD(U) slam govt over land acquisition ordinance

NEW DELHI: The Congress on Monday slammed government over the ordinance to amend Land Acquisition Act within a week after end of Parliament session and said every word changed in the law brought by the UPA will have to stand scrutiny of Parliament ...
 Times of India2 months ago Ordinance on Land Acqusition Law Favours Corporates: JD(U)  Outlook India2 months ago Ordinance on land acquisition law favours corporates: JD(U)  DNA2 months ago
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