THE Indian festival of Raksha Bandhan is around the corner as siblings worldwide prepare for the special day with much anticipation. But just what is Raksha Bandhan all about and how is the auspicious day celebrated? We explain. What is Raksha Bandhan and when is it in 2018? Raksha Bandhan is an Indian festival that celebrates the love between brothers and sisters. The occasion of Raksha Bandhan is celebrated on the full moon day of the Hindu luni-solar calendar in the month of Shravana which typically falls in the August month of the Gregorian calendar. This year, it will be observed on Sunday, August 26. The festival’s name is made up of two words: Raksha meaning protection and Bandhan meaning to tie or bond. Combined, the phrase signifies “a bond protection” and symbolises the sacredness of the sibling relationship. The ceremonies are carried out by Hindus from North and Western India, Nepal, Pakistan and Mauritius, as well as the Sikh and Jain communities. The … [Read more...] about Raksha Bandhan 2018 – when is the Indian festival, how is it celebrated and what is its meaning?
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Share Tweet Plus One Pin It Email Print By: Live Law November 26, 2018 12:57 pm Change Font Size President Ram Nath Kovind, described the Constitution as “the modern scripture of independent India”; “our Suprema Lex”; “much more than a collection of articles and clauses, it is a living inspiration for an ideal society; an aspiration not just to India but all emerging nations” President was speaking at the inaugural function of ‘ The Constitution Day ‘ celebrations. “Dr Ambedkar and his colleagues in the Constituent Assembly were remarkably large-hearted and generous in their approach. They allowed for flexibility in amending the Constitution and were accommodative of various streams of thought. They trusted the wisdom of future generations to expand the frontiers of freedom and liberty, justice and fraternity, fairness and equality. They trusted future generations to not just amend the Constitution, but to … [Read more...] about Constitution Is The Modern Scripture Of Independent India: President Ram Nath Kovind
“Nothing will happen in the meantime. Matter had been heard by the bench and it is over for now, please allow the examination to be conducted”- this is the response of the bench comprising of Justices A. K. Sikri and R. Banumathi of Supreme Court of India, when a three-judge bench headed by Chief Justice T. S. Thakur conducted a special hearing on Saturday to deal with pollution in Delhi and did not allow the plea seeking urgent hearing for modification of the April 28 order passed by another bench with regard to the National Eligibility Entrance Test (NEET).The observation came when lawyers representing some students, said that the order on NEET needed to be modified as students who had prepared for the state-level entrance exams will find it difficult to prepare for the NEET in such a short span of time.The court, for the time being refused to entertain the plea and asked the lawyers concerned to file an application which would be heard by the regular bench, hearing … [Read more...] about The Careless ‘Unneat’ Supreme Court Order on NEET; Why is the Supreme Court of India not rendering natural justice?
The fundamental rights and duties including those under Articles 14, 20, 21, 25 and 15, 16, 19, 30 of the Constitution are applicable to all citizens of India.Our Constitution, under cultural and educational rights states that any section of citizens residing in the territory of India or any part thereof having a distinct language, script or culture of its own shall have the right to conserve the same. No citizen shall be denied admission into any educational institution maintained by the State or receiving aid out of State funds on grounds only of religion, race, caste, language or any of them. If we go by the above, NEET judgement of Supreme Court has usurped the constitutional rights of Indian Citizens by not considering their fundamental right to education where language should not become a barrier. The Concurrent List or List-III (Seventh Schedule) is a list of 52 items (though the last item is numbered 47) given in the Seventh Schedule to the Constitution of … [Read more...] about Is NEET an issue between Center vs. State or an Issue concerning Lakhs of Students?
The ban on the telecast of the programmes of the television channel, NDTV India, for one day, has led to a huge uproar, involving freedom of expression, and the right to practise any profession, or to carry on any occupation, trade or business, as guaranteed by the Constitution, and the reasonableness of the restriction imposed on it, on the grounds specified in the Constitution. Also Read: Dialing 19(1)(a) For The 9/11 Ban On #NDTVINDIA by Namit Saxena Livelaw explains here the nuts and bolts of the ban imposed on the channel, and the legal remedies the channel has, to challenge the ban. When was the order issued, by whom and what does it say? The order was issued on November 2, by the Union Ministry of Information and Broadcasting,(MIB) after considering the recommendation of its Inter-Ministerial Committee (IMC).It begins with the allegation that NDTV INDIA channel telecast news report on Pathankot terrorist attack on 4.1.16 at 12:25:46 – 12:31:25 hrs … [Read more...] about All You Need To Know About NDTV India Ban Order [Read The Order]