Agriculture Indian Subcontinent State Assembly

Congress and Non NDA state Governments preparing for assembly law route to stop Farmer bill 2020

The Congress president had advised Congress-ruled states to pass laws in their respective states under Article 254(2) of the Constitution which allows the state legislatures to pass a law to “negate anti-agriculture central laws” that “encroach” upon the state’s jurisdiction under the Constitution.   The sources said that while Congress-ruled states are set to pass Read More…

North India Opinion State Assembly Votes & Polls

Ashok Gehlot Congress government in Rajasthan won the motion of confidence

The Ashok Gehlot government in Rajasthan won the motion of confidence by voice vote during the special Assembly session convened on Friday.   The Assembly session came a few days after the patch up between Gehlot and rebel party leader Sachin Pilot, marking a happy ending to the over a month-long political uncertainty in the Read More…

Culture Education Indian Subcontinent Life Style Social South India State Assembly Supreme Court West India Women

South Indian States way SC goes and gives coparcenary rights for Daughters

The Supreme Court on Tuesday held that daughters will have coparcenary rights on father’s property even if he died before the Hindu Succession (amendment) Act 2005 came into force.   The bench headed by Justice Arun Mishra was answering a reference based on conflicting decisions given by past verdicts of the top court.   Although Read More…

Indian Subcontinent South India State Assembly Votes & Polls

Election Commission cancels Jan 28 bypoll for Tiruvarur Assembly

The Election Commission of India (ECI) has cancelled the January 28 Tiruvarur bypoll, necessitated by the demise of DMK leader M Karunanidhi . Karunanidhi has won the election with  68,366 votes margin defetaing the arch rival ADMK and become the highest margin winner in the  state in 2016 Assembly election  An EC order said the Read More…