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Jammu And Kashmir: Article 370 Scrapped

(1) Notwithstanding anything in this Constitution, (a) The provisions of Article 238 shall not apply in relation to the State of Jammu and Kashmir; (b) The power of Parliament to make laws for the said State shall be limited to those matters in the Union List and the Concurrent List which, in consultation with the Government of… Continue reading Jammu And Kashmir: Article 370 Scrapped

Editorials, GS-2, Indian Polity, Public Admin 2, Uncategorized

How not to fight corruption?

The Prevention of Corruption Act (PCA): It is the key legislation which defines what constitutes corruption and prescribes penalties for corruption-related offences It is presently set to be amended by Parliament and the proposed Bill, now before a select committee of the Rajya Sabha, includes several contentious amendments that are likely to have far-reaching ramifications… Continue reading How not to fight corruption?

GS-2, Indian Polity, Uncategorized

How not to fight corruption

The Hindu Context Prevention of Corruption Act (PCA) is set to be amended by Parliament. The proposed Bill includes several contentious amendments that are likely to have far-reaching ramifications. They require considerable deliberation. Prevention of Corruption Act (PCA) PCA is the key legislation which defines what constitutes corruption and prescribes penalties for corruption-related offences. What… Continue reading How not to fight corruption