Constitution Of India
Books  /  Published 24.01.20

Why the constitution matters

Alladi Krishnaswami Ayyar, a member of the drafting committee of the Constituent Assembly, “firmly believed that the real test of any Constitution was how it would play out in the hands of ordinary ...
By Prasanta Ray in

North East  /  Published 28.03.20

Manipur Speaker disqualifies legislator

Manipur Speaker Y. Khemchand disqualified Th. Shyamkumar as a member of the Assembly on Saturday. Shyamkumar, MLA of Andro Assembly constituency, was the minister of forest, horticulture, soil conserv...
By Brozendra Ningomba in Imphal

Opinion  /  Published 18.02.20

The book of truths

The protests against the CAA-NRC in Shaheen Bagh and elsewhere in the country mark a renaissance for the Constitution. With the exception of intermittent bursts of activity, the Constitution has remai...
By Arghya Sengupta in

Opinion  /  Published 18.02.20

A question of representation

The 1950 Constitution has sustained the constitutional democratic structure of governance that Indian Constitution-makers built by being respectful to the values of Enlightenment philosophy. The 1928 ...
By Bidyut Chakrabarty in

Opinion  /  Published 26.01.20

Fresh look at defections

The makers of the Constitution were people of basic decency. There were situations that they could not imagine, that must have been beyond the pale for them. The Supreme Court has suggested to Parliam...
By The Editorial Board in

North East  /  Published 25.01.20

Ravi envisages new Nagaland

Nagaland governor R.N. Ravi on Saturday said some people have tried to undermine the state’s historical reality and unique constitutional status by using guns. Greeting people on the eve of the 71st...
By Bhadra Gogoi in Dimapur

Opinion  /  Published 27.01.20

Essence of India

Perhaps the best thing about our present rulers is that they have forced us to go back and examine the founding vision and principles of a country that, despite its many failings and unfulfilled promi...
By Samantak Das in Calcutta

North East  /  Published 24.01.20

Call to save Constitution

The Co-Ordination Committee against the Citizenship Amendment Act will observe Republic Day as Constitution Protection Day on Sunday to “underline the threat posed to the Constitution allegedly by t...
By A Staff Reporter in Guwahati


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