Budget session of Parliament: Constitutional Provisions Explained

The Budget session of Parliament will begin on Tuesday,31 Jan, with the maiden address of President Droupadi Murmu to the joint sitting of both Houses. Under Article 112 of the Constitution, a statement of estimated receipts and expenditures of the…

Sabalenka beats Rybakina to win Australian Open title

Belarusian-born Aryna Sabalenka defeated Elena Rybakina in three sets to win a thrilling women’s Australian Open final, becoming the first player competing under a neutral flag to secure a grand slam. Amid the ongoing conflict in Ukraine, tournament organizer Tennis…

Freedom Fighter Lala Lajpat Rai Birth Anniversary

Freedom Fighter Lala Lajpat Rai  popularly known as ‘Punjab Kesari’ or the ‘Lion of Punjab’ was born on January 28th in 1865 . He was a great leader, historian, eminent editor, social and religious reformer, and powerful orator. Lala Lajpat…

The Supreme Court; Euthanasia: Basics Explained

The Supreme Court on Tuesday, 24 January, agreed to modify the guidelines for passive euthanasia for terminally ill patients, in a bid to simplify the process. The new guidelines are said to make the process less complicated for the patient…

Court has allowed a married woman to terminate her 33-week pregnancy : Basics Explained

The Bombay High Court has allowed a married woman to terminate her 33-week pregnancy after the foetus was detected with severe abnormalities. The Court noted that the length of the pregnancy did not matter, as the petitioner had taken an…