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Jan 23, 2020
Kamal Nath govt makes reading of Preamble mandatory in Madhya Pradesh schools, says step taken to teach basic principles of justice, equality, libertyMadhya Pradesh government made reading of Preamble of Constitution mandatory in schools, 'It is being done so that everyone comes to know and understand the basic principles of the inclusiveness, justice, equality, liberty and brotherhood'
Sep 23, 2019
UPSC exams 2019: Question on ‘secularism’ objectionable, makes exercise to recruit civil servants flawedIf the question on secularism, asked in the UPSC exam, was drafting error then it can be overlooked, but if the tone was deliberate then it raises serious questions on propriety of the one who framed it, especially since the exam paper that is meant to recruit administrators whose conduct are tested on litmus of objectivity
Jul 21, 2019
On embracing national pride in its many manifestations, and the notion of 'India, that is Bharat'One should leave cultural pride open for anyone to celebrate while making no urgent calls for political action based on it. Like a flower, culture will bloom in its own time or not at all.
Sep 09, 2018
Section 377 is gone, but the fact that it took 71 years, and a court to do it, raises questions on Indian democracyWhile one should be grateful that India has finally done away with Section 377, a law it should never have had in independent India, one should ponder about why it remained for 71 years and why it took a court to outlaw it
Aug 27, 2018
Remove 'secular' from Constitution as it puts Hindus at disadvantage, says Sanatan SansthaAlthough the Sanatan Sanstha claims to be a spiritual organisaton, it is currently facing massive criticism for being allegedly linked to terror activities.
Jan 26, 2018
68 years of India's Constitution: Repeated amendments have meant document today is fundamentally different from the one enactedIt is almost treason in the eyes of some to even suggest that the Constitution of India may not be the best Constitution in the world. But given that so much time has passed since it was enacted, it is perhaps a question that is worth examining
Aug 29, 2017
Supreme Court rights old judicial wrongs in landmark Right to Privacy verdict, shows State its rightful placeThe Supreme Court by its decision on Right to Privacy not only restated the liberties and values outlined in the Preamble, but also corrected some past judicial wrongs
Aug 15, 2017
Independence Day 2017: CJI JS Khehar says be proud of who you are irrespective of faithIndians cutting across faith and ethnicity should feel proud of who they are, this is what the Constitution is all about, Chief Justice of India Justice JS Khehar said on Tuesday.
Apr 03, 2016
Supreme Court must protect minorities from onslaught of majoritarianism: Vice-President Hamid AnsariVice-President Hamid Ansari on Saturday made a series of incisive and wide-ranging statements on secularism, religion and politics
Nov 26, 2015
Constitution Day: Delhi govt misses 'socialist' and 'secular' from ads, orders probe after apologyTaking a stern view of the omission of words "socialist" and "secular" from the Preamble in its print advertisements on Constitution Day, Delhi government on Thursday tendered an apology for the error and ordered a probe to ascertain if any "mischief" was involved.