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India Gets 13th Vice President

M Venkaiah Naidu has sworn in as the 13th Vice President of India. He has been administered the oath of office and secrecy by...

State of Jammu and Kashmir Joins GST

The State of Jammu and Kashmir has joined the GST regime, making GST truly a “ one nation, one tax” regime. In this regard, the President...

Right to Vote Against Party Lines in Presidential Election

Election Commission of India has clarified that, voting or not voting as per his/her own free will in the coming Presidential Election will not...

New Attorney General of India

Senior advocate KK Venugopal has been appointed as new Attorney General for India following the decision of Mukul Rohatgi to step down. The Attorney General for...

15th Vice-Presidential Election in India

The term of office of Mohd. Hamid Ansari, Vice-President of India, is up to 10th August 2017. An election to fill the vacancy to...

15th Presidential Election in India

The term of office of President of India, Pranab Mukherjee is ending on 24th July, 2017. As per Article 62 of the Constitution, an election...

Northern Zonal Council Meeting at Chandigarh

The 28th meeting of the Northern Zonal Council consisting of the States of Haryana, Himachal Pradesh, Jammu & Kashmir, Punjab, Rajasthan, National Capital Territory...

Voter Verifiable Paper Audit Trail Units

The Union Cabinet has given its approval for procurement of Voter Verifiable Paper Audit Trail (VVPAT) Units for use in the General Elections, 2019...

Central Consumer Protection Council

Mr. Ram Vilas Paswan, Union Minister of Consumer Affairs, Food and Public Distribution chaired the 31st meeting of the Central Consumer Protection Council (CCPC)...

Constitutional Status of Jammu Kashmir

Under Part XXI of the Constitution of India, which deals with “Temporary, Transitional and Special provisions”, the State of Jammu and Kashmir has been...

High Courts in India

In each state there is a High Court, which exercises powers within the territorial jurisdiction of the state concerned.  A High Court consists of...

Judiciary in India: Supreme Court of India

The Constitution of India has the following provisions regarding the Supreme Court of India: ESTABLISHMENT OF SUPREME COURT (ARTICLE 124) There shall be a Supreme...