Lok Sabha/Rajya Sabha adjourned sine die: Constitutional Provisions Explained

Rajya Sabha proceedings were adjourned sine die. Lok Sabha was also adjourned sine die (indefinitely). LEARNING FROM HOME/ WITHOUT CLASSES/ BASICS The summoning of Parliament is specified in Article 85 of the Constitution. This provision specified that the central legislature…

Rajya Sabha passes Bill to remove Bhogta caste from SC list: Basics Explained

The Rajya Sabha on Wednesday passed a Bill that seeks to remove the Bhogta caste from the list of Scheduled Castes (SCs) in Jharkhand and include certain other communities in the list of Scheduled Tribes (STs) for the state. The…

JANUARY 23, SUBHAS CHANDRA BOSE( NETAJI’S) ANNIVERSARY

January 23 is the 123nd Birth Anniversary  of Subhas Chandra Bose,a defiant patriot and one of India’s greatest freedom fighters. Affectionately called as Netaji, he was one of the most prominent leaders of Indian freedom struggle. Passed Indian Civil Services Exam; elected Congress President…

The Election Commission of India announced the schedule for assembly polls: Basics Explained

The Election Commission of India announced the schedule for assembly polls in Uttar Pradesh, Punjab, Uttarakhand, Manipur, Goa. As per the schedule, voting for the assembly elections in these five states will be held between February 10 and March 7. The…

Bill linking Aadhaar to voter ID passed by Lok Sabha: Basics Explained

The Lok Sabha passed a bill to link electoral roll data with the Aadhaar ecosystem. The Election Laws (Amendment) Bill, 2021, is intended to allow electoral registration officers to seek Aadhaar number of those who wish to register as voters…