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Caste based Reservations: Discrimination behind the drape of equality.

Caste based Reservations

In India, based on caste, religion, and gender, a percentage of seats are reserved for religious minorities, Scheduled Castes (SC) and Scheduled Tribes (ST) in educational institutions, government jobs, and the legislature. The reservation system was introduced when India got independence from Britain. Even before the Independence, numerous attempts were

What is the conflict between America and North Korea?

conflict between America and North Korean.

The relationship between North Korea and the United States of America are hostile and primarily developed during the Korean War. In recent years, their relationship has been defined by North Korea’s six tests of nuclear weapons, its development of long-range missiles which are capable of striking targets thousands of miles

Section 377 of IPC : A social evil yet to be curbed!

Section 377 of IPC

Section 377 of IPC ( Indian Penal Code)is probably one of the most controversial sections of the Indian Constitution. However, most of us are probably unaware of its origins and implications. What does section 377 of IPC actually deal with? Before looking at its origins let us see what it actually states

Are Simultaneous Elections to Lok Sabha and Vidhan Sabhas Constitutionally Sound?

Simultaneous Elections

After the recent streak of television interviews given by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, the possibility of simultaneous elections to the 17th Lok Sabha and all State Assemblies has returned to the political discourse in the country. Although the issue was in limelight in 1999 after the 170th Law Commission Report,

Why is Congress losing its ground in India?

Congress losing

Being the first party of the Indian subcontinent, Indian National Congress always played a major role in this country from being a mediator between the crown and subjects to becoming a freedom fighter’s party till governing the nation for past 70 years (64years of Government rule). Although the impact of

Does India need a Presidential form of Government?

Presidential Form Of Government

India is the largest democracy – what a cliched statement.  The opposite of democracy is Aristocracy, and that has what happened in selecting successive Prime Ministers ever since Independence. Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru (the first instance); Dr.Lal Bahadur Shastri; Smt.Indira Gandhi; Chaudhary Charan Singh, Chandrashekhar, Dr.P.V.Narasimha Rao; H.D.Dewe Gowda, Inder Kumar Gujral,

Can Congress make a comeback in 2019 election drawing from its past experience?

Congress make a comeback in 2019 Election

In order to divulge in the question of electoral issues and its complexities in India, which has held 16 major Lok Sabha Elections it is important to understand the types of elections in India. Our country hosts for types of elections namely – Presidential and Vice Presidential (Executive), Parliament (Union