“Today, look at every corner of India. The country is moving towards a crisis that should worry every individual who respects the Constitution and that comes from dynastic parties,” PM Modi said.
Published on Nov 26, 2021 08:50 PM IST
Former Uttar Pradesh chief minister Mayawati said the Centre and state governments need to review whether they are following the Constitution with honesty and integrity.
Published on Nov 26, 2021 05:51 PM IST
Written by Srivatsan K C | Edited by Sohini Goswami, Hindustan Times, New Delhi
71st Constitution Day 2021: President Ram Nath Kovind, vice president M Venkaiah Naidu, Prime Minister Narendra Modi, and other leaders all took part in the event that salutes the important piece of document laying down the fundamental political code of a democratic and secular India.
Published on Nov 26, 2021 12:29 PM IST
Written by Joydeep Bose | Edited by Meenakshi Ray, Hindustan Times, New Delhi
71st Constitution Day 2021: The Constitution of India, the longest written constitution of any country, is considered the supreme law of the nation and demarcates the structure, framework, powers, and duties of government institutions.
Published on Nov 26, 2021 10:44 AM IST
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Constitution Day is observed every year on November 26 to mark the adoption of the Indian Constitution by the Constituent Assembly on this day in 1949.
Published on Nov 26, 2021 10:03 AM IST
hindustantimes.com | Written by Meenakshi Ray, New Delhi
As many as 13 Opposition parties led by the Congress have decided to skip the Constitution Day celebrations in the Central Hall of Parliament on Friday.
Updated on Nov 26, 2021 12:40 AM IST
, New DelhiHT Correspondent
- Ambedkar Jayanti 2021: To commemorate the memory of Dr Babasaheb Bhimrao Ramji Ambedkar, the father of Indian constitution, here are 15 inspiring quotes by him to boost motivation and take you through the rest of the week
Updated on Apr 14, 2021 02:31 PM IST
The chairman of the 15th Finance Commission, NK Singh, spoke to Zia Haq about the final report of the Commission for 2021-26 which has now been made public. Edited excerpts.
Updated on Feb 05, 2021 06:01 AM IST
Zia Haq, New Delhi
TMC Lok Sabha member and spokesperson Saugata Roy reacted by saying that Dhankhar is not following ethics.
Updated on Dec 06, 2020 05:09 PM IST
Kolkata, Hindustan Times |HT Correspondent
We are against the PAGD’s anti-national agenda and cannot sympathise with those promoting it, says Harsh Dev Singh
Updated on Nov 08, 2020 12:18 AM IST
HT Correspondent, Jammu
AJKPC president Anil Sharma, during his visits to Reasi and Udhampur districts, welcomed the government’s initiative of taking the bureaucratic set up to the doorsteps of the people through the ‘back to village’ (B2V) programmes
Updated on Oct 01, 2020 12:45 AM IST
Hindustan Times/Jammu | HT Correspondent, Jammu
The development comes even as Pakistan has failed to get traction over the Kashmir issue on international forums.
Published on Aug 15, 2020 02:24 AM IST
Islamabad |Asian News International| Posted by Susmita Pakrasi
India warded off the China-Pakistan game on Kashmir. But don’t let the guard down
Updated on Aug 06, 2020 07:41 PM IST
Under the Indian Constitution, the duration between the end of one session and the start of the next cannot exceed six months. So, Parliament has a window till September 23 to start the monsoon session.
Updated on Aug 04, 2020 03:01 AM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | Saubhadra Chatterji
Its underlying ethos is noble. But a new political context has made its relevance questionable
Updated on Jul 28, 2020 06:55 PM IST
The killing of Vikas Dubey marks the brazenness of a compromised political and police establishment.
Updated on Jul 10, 2020 08:26 PM IST
Zargar, a member of the Jamia Coordination Committee (JCC), was arrested on April 12. She was accused of organising anti-Ciitizenship (Amendment) protests that led to clashes between opponents and supporters of the law that acquired a communal colour in February, degenerating into riots that left 53 people dead.
Updated on Jun 05, 2020 01:02 AM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi |Richa Banka
The plea, filed by advocate Kushagra Kumar, stated that it was an “illogical, irrational, unreasonable and unconstitutional” move.
Updated on Jun 03, 2020 04:50 AM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | HT Correspondent, New Delhi
History has not been kind to them. Most of the stalwarts of the assembly have faded from the public conscience
Updated on Mar 10, 2020 10:17 PM IST
If the constitutional right to equality is about substantive equality, target groups have a right to affirmative action.
Updated on Mar 03, 2020 06:42 PM IST
Seenagers — support group for gay, bisexual, asexual men, showcase a glimpse of their lives in a documentary
Updated on Jan 29, 2020 06:20 PM IST
Mumbai |Yoshita Rao
It said the word was chosen as 2019 saw the values of democracy, secularism, justice, liberty, equality and fraternity being tested on the touchstone of the Constitution or ‘Samvidhaan’.
Updated on Jan 29, 2020 03:32 AM IST
New Delhi |Press Trust of India
Ashok Mahi, president of Shri Guru Ravi Dass Sabha of New York, said they were offended by SFJ activist Gurpatwant Singh Pannu’s move and had reached out to his organisation also to underscore their “strong feelings” associated with the Constitution and Dr BR Ambedkar, the architect of the Constitution.
Updated on Jan 27, 2020 11:38 AM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | HT Correspondent
The protests we’re seeing today — and which show little sign of slackening — are the most positive reaffirmation of our commitment to the Constitution. That’s another reason why this Republic Day is special
Published on Jan 25, 2020 05:50 PM IST
Taking a leaf from the Round Table conferences, the Assembly created several committees on specific subjects (fundamental rights, minorities, and allocation of powers). Drawing on the committees’ recommendations, the Assembly’s advisor, B.N. Rau, prepared a draft constitution in October 1947.
Updated on Jan 26, 2020 06:50 AM IST
On the occasion of Constitution Day, Chief Minister Bhupesh Baghel had announced organising programs in state’s educational institutes every Monday to spread awareness about the constitution.
Updated on Jan 25, 2020 07:50 AM IST
Hindustan Times, Raipur |HT Correspondent
India is going to celebrate its 70th Republic Day on January 26 this year.
Updated on Jan 22, 2020 09:53 PM IST
New Delhi | HT Correspondent
The diversity referred to the unmistakable extant social and economic conditions; the unity and democracy were challenges and aspirations.
Published on Jan 20, 2020 01:18 AM IST
Hindustan Times |Uday S Mehta
It will reflect democratic values, aid the fight against terror, and allay criticism
Published on Jan 07, 2020 08:16 PM IST
Hindustan Times | HT Correspondent
With these contradictory statements, Sukhbir had once again exposed himself as an unprincipled leader with no morality, said Amarinder.
Updated on Dec 14, 2019 11:19 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | HT Correspondent