Why Constitution of India is Rigid as well as Flexible ?

It is a common myth that USA has seen 33 amendments in last 230 years so it is very rigid. A few nations see their constitution amended almost every week, so they are flexible. Since India have seen 101 amendments in 68 years, it is a mix of rigid and flexible. But it is not the … Read moreWhy Constitution of India is Rigid as well as Flexible ?

Article 19 of the Constitution of India

Article 19 of the Constitution of India Article 19 provides 6 rights like 19(1)(a) to 19(1)(g), earlier there were 7 rights under article 19, but 44th Constitutional amendment omitted Article 19(1)(f) in 1978. They are available to individuals and share holders in a company but only citizens of India. Article 19(1)(a) provides right to freedom … Read moreArticle 19 of the Constitution of India

Article 21 of the Constitution of India

Article 21 “No person shall be deprived of his life or personal liberty except according to a procedure established by law.” This right has been held to be the heart of the Constitution, the most organic and progressive provision in our living constitution, the foundation of our laws. Article 21 can only be claimed when a … Read moreArticle 21 of the Constitution of India

12 Schedules of the Constitution of India

First schedule contains the list of states and union territories and their territories ………………………………………………….. Second schedule contains provisions of the President, Governors of States, Speaker and the Deputy Speaker of the House of the People and the Chairman and the Deputy Chairman of the Council of States and the Speaker and the Deputy Speaker of … Read more12 Schedules of the Constitution of India

Main features of the Indian Constitution

The Constitution of India is the supreme law of India. It is a living document, an instrument which makes the government system work. It lays down the framework defining fundamental political principles, establishes the structure, procedures, powers and duties of government institutions and sets out fundamental rights, directive principles and the duties of citizens. It … Read moreMain features of the Indian Constitution

Constitutional Validity of Suicide

Suicide’ is defined as an act or an instance of taking one’s own life voluntarily and intentionally especially by a person of years of discretion and of a sound mind. The Black’s Law Dictionary defines suicide as “The act of taking one’s own life. Also termed self-killing; self-destruction; self-slaughter; self-murder; felony-de-se; death by one’s own hand. … Read moreConstitutional Validity of Suicide

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