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Parliament

7th February – Office of the Speaker

Recently, the Supreme Court of India while adjudicating upon the matter relating to the disqualification of MLAs in the Manipur Legislative Assembly under the Tenth Schedule in Keisham Meghachandra Singh vs. the Hon’ble Speaker Manipur Legislative Assembly & Ors. made a significant suggestion. It recommended that Parliament should rethink as to whether disqualification petitions ought …

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16th December – Explained – Anglo Indians

Recently, the Parliament passed the Constitution (126th Amendment) Bill, extending reservation for SC/STs but doing away with the provision for nomination of Anglo Indians to Lok Sabha and some state Assemblies. Who are Anglo-Indians? The Anglo-Indian community in India traces its origins to an official policy of the British East India Company to encourage marriages …

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