arising in connection with the election of the Indian President shall be decided by the Supreme Court of India and its decision will be final.
Reasons for indirect election of the Indian President:- (i) In Parliamentary setup, power is vested in the directly elected members so it would be an anomaly if a...
was given. A new Constitution was framed and all the South Africans were
given the right to vote. Elections were held in April 1994. Nelson Mandela
became the President of the Republic of South Africa.
PART – A
Choose the correct answer and complete each statement:
1. One of...
26 January 1950.
Under the new constitution, India became a republic. The office of Governor-General and role of the King were swept aside, being replaced by the new office of President of India. Dr. Rajendra Prasad became the first President.
Despite its changed status, India's leaders desired...
known for his motivational speeches and interaction with the student community in India. He launched his mission for the youth of the nation in 2011 called the What Can I Give Movement with a central theme to defeat corruption in India. Kalam was also criticized for inaction as a president on the...
Also decided that Congress committees
were to be organised at all major centres.
A Public Services Commission was
appointed to report to the Congress.
3rd Session, MADRAS 1887
First session of the
Congress to be held in a
(i) The Executive Pgs. 14-28
(ii) Parliament Pgs. 29-34
(iii) Legislative powers of the President Pgs. 35-38
(iv) The Union Judiciary Pgs. 39-45
(v) Comptroller and Auditor - General of India Pgs. 46-48
between the age of six and fourteen years.
India 1949 (rev. 2002)
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CHAPTER I THE EXECUTIVE
The President and VicePresident 52 The President of India There shall be a President of India. 53 Executive...
form a popular Government in Bihar, because of the situation created by the election results mentioned above.15. I, therefore, recommend that the present newly constituted Assembly be kept in suspended animation for the present, and the President of India is requested to take such appropriate action...
competent to judge wisely of the technical abilities of the candidates for any particular office of this type, having specific, limited and defined functions.
(2) Secondly, if the direct election of the President were adopted, the Presidential candidate who has to carry on an election campaign from...
of Government for India
by Dr. Subhash Kapila
India stands out as a shining symbol of democracy amongst the nations that emerged as independent states after the demise of colonial rule post-World War II. India’s founding fathers, and I stress the plural, opted for the...
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Bharat Ratna Avul Pakir Jainulabdeen Abdul Kalam born 15 October 1931) usually referred to as Dr. A. P. J. Abdul Kalam, is an Indian scientist and administrator who served as the 11th President of India from 2002 to 2007. Kalam was born and raised...
competition: a newly energized Coca-Cola campaign.
So just how did Indra go from a student in Chennai, India to President and CEO of PepsiCo in America?
Born in Madras, Nooyi spent 23 years of her life growing up in India. She earned her M.B.A. from the Indian Institute of Management in Calcutta and...
. President Ayub Khan and Prime Minister Lal Bahadur Shastri of India declare the Tashkent agrement at a meeting sponsored by the USSR in 1966. Bhutto was against the Ayub’s concept of friendship with India. Because Pakistan army occupies 500 square miles the Indian part in the war and Bhutto wants...
. It also states that there shall be a President of India and a Vice-President of India under Articles 52 and 63. Unlike the Prime Minister, the President largely performs ceremonial roles.
The Constitution is federal in nature. Each State and each Union territory of India have their own government...
tell you, their parents were all politicians. Above all, they never had to compete with the grassroot partyworkers. They never had to come through party ranks.
This means that in India, if you want to enter politics and make it big as a youngster, you must have a Father or a Godfather in politics...
Ltd. for his generous support of the Fellowship program. Without Jim, the CIC would not exist. I would also like to thank Jennifer Jeffs, the President and CEO of the CIC, for her support, and the wonderful staff at the Toronto office. Canada has been very well represented in India. I was very...
his position as President of Muslim League session, but he felt sure that it would be injurious to India as a whole and to Muslims especially.’’
Sir Muhammad Iqbal disapproved the scheme of Ch. rahmat Ali because there were seven or eight other imaginary and utopian ‘…stans’ linked with this...
-Muslim unity were universally emphasized, while the boycott of foreign goods, especially clothes were organised. Azad joined the Congress and was also elected president of the All India Khilafat Committee. Although Azad and other leaders were soon arrested, the movement drew out millions of people in...
the political narrative.
As Dr Singh’s public image plummeted, the fallout was hard to
contain. Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee, later to become President
of India, put it pithily to me in 2011, when I ran into him in the
corridors of Parliament and he invited me into his room...
functions of the President shall, before entering upon his office, make and subscribe in the presence of the Chief Justice of India or, in his absence, the senior most Judge of the Supreme Court available, an oath or affirmation in the following form, that is to say - "I, A.B., do swear in the name of God...
Babul Gandhi was sworn in and two key portfolios of the Cabinet were given to Shri Lenin Buddi and Shri Marx Buddi, brothers from the South.
? Shri M.M. Jiri, a fierce rival of the Buddi brothers and two times Chief Minister of Karnataka, was elected to the office of the President of India in...
original jurisdiction. (marks 4+2)
(A) The Supreme Court of India has special advisory jurisdiction in matters which may specifically be referred to it by the President of India under Article 143 of the Constitution.
This power implies the Court's right to give advice, if sought. Under advisory...
China fifth in UN patent filings, India way behind Cipla maintains position as India’s biggest pharmaceutical company in 2009
Former Lankan Army Chief and opposition presidential candidate, Fonseka detained Parmananda Jha re-takes oath of office and secrecy as Nepal Vice-President Jhumpa...
After the death of Quaid-i-Azam, he tried to fill the vacuum created by the departure of the Father of the Nation. The problem of religious minorities flared during late 1949 and early 1950, and it seemed as if India and Pakistan were about to fight their second war in the first three years of...
world often introduced new diseases, which sometimes caused local epidemics of extraordinary virulence. For example, smallpox, measles, malaria, yellow fever, and others were unknown in pre-Columbian America.
Q5. Power of President :-
The President of India is the head of state of the Republic of...
of India, serving from 2002 to 2007. He was elected during the tenure of the National Democratic Alliance (India) coalition government, under Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee. During his term as President, he was popularly known as the People's President.[5
Mission in life
I am great...
Justice of India administers oath to the President, and in absence of the Chief Justice it is the senior most judge of the Supreme Court who steps-in to do it.
If the President wishes to resign, he may do it in writing under his hand and seal and address his resignation to the Vice-President of India and...
University, gwu.edu, Barbara Elias, August 14th, 2007
* “India-Pakistan conflict”, globalsecurity.org
“I took a look at the list of techniques. There were two that I felt went too far, even if they were legal. I directed the CIA not to use them. Another technique was waterboarding, a process of...
district but he
shall keep the Chief Minister informed about the
Paragraph 2 of the Constitution (Removal of Difficulties) Order No. X provides (w.e.f.
1-12-1963) that article 371A of the Constitution of India Shall have effect as if the following
Proviso were added to paragraph (i) of...