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  • What is Forfeiture of Security Deposit in Elections in India?

    As per the As per Section 34 1 (a) of the Representation of the People Act,1951; it is mandatory for general candidates to deposit security of Rs.25,000 in case of Parliamentary constituency and Rs. 10,000 to fight election in Assembly Constituency. When a candidate fails to get 1/6 of the total valid votes casted in that constituency then the amount deposited by candidate is seized by the Election Commission of India.

    2 days ago
  • List of Portraits Installed in Central Hall of Parliament House

    Central Hall of Parliament House has honoured many great personalities of India. As of now there are 25 portrait of different great legend of India have been unveiled in the Central Hall of the Parliament. Recently the full portrait of the Late Prime Minister Atal Vihari unveiled by the President Ram Nath Kovind.

    2 days ago
  • Functions of Enforcement Directorate

    The Enforcement Directorate was established in the year 1956. Its Headquarters is situated at New Delhi. ED is responsible for enforcement of the Foreign Exchange Management Act, 1999 (FEMA) and certain provisions under the Prevention of Money Laundering Act (PMLA).

    Feb 11, 2019
  • List of Important Committees and Commissions in India

    There are many committees and commissions are made in India in various fields. There are many reforms taken place in our country on the basis of the recommendations of these committees and commissions. It is observed that many questions are asked in the exams based on these committees and commissions. So students need to remember them.

    Feb 6, 2019
  • What are the Parliamentary Privileges in India?

    Parliamentary privileges are special rights, immunities, exceptions enjoyed by the members of the two houses of parliament and their committees. Originally the constitution envisaged two types of privileges under the article 105 of the Indian constitution. One is freedom of speech in Parliament and the right of publication of its proceedings.

    Feb 1, 2019
  • Heads of Important Offices in India

    In this article we have published a list of the heads of various constitutional and non-constitutional bodies in India. This list is very useful for all types of examinations conducted in India such as SSC / Banking / CDS / IAS / PCS / TET / CTET. The questions related to the heads of these institutions are asked in various examinations.

    Jan 31, 2019
  • 6 Amazing Questions on Indian Budget You Never Knew

    The Union Budget of India, which is known also as the ‘Annual financial statement’ in the Article 112 of the Indian Constitution. The first Union budget of independent India was presented by R. K. Shanmukham Chetty on November 26, 1947. Former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and former finance minister Yashwant Sinha are the only two leaders who presented the Union Budget of India 5 times consecutively.

    Jan 31, 2019
  • Which Countries use Electronic Voting Machines?

    Electronic Voting Machines are used in some of the world's largest democracies, including Brazil, India and the Philippines. Countries like Bhutan, Nepal and Namibia Use Electronic Voting Machines made in India. Although many countries of the world; including England, France, Germany, Netherlands and the United States have banned the use of EVMs.

    Jan 25, 2019
  • List of dignitaries allowed to fly National Flag on their vehicle

    It is surprising to know that every Indian can’t fly the National Flag on their motor cars. There are only some dignitaries in our country is allowed to do so. This article is publishing the posts/names of all these dignitaries. The Flag Code of India, 2002 has listed the name of the dignitaries who can fly the National Flag on their cars, whenever they consider it necessary or advisable.

    Jan 25, 2019
  • How to register to Vote in India?

    In our democratic country we have right to choose our leader whomever we thing is capable. But for this it is necessary to vote. So, every citizen of India should register your vote. Voting is your legal right. In this article we have given easy steps which are required to register to vote.

    Jan 25, 2019
  • All about India's First Ever Voter Shyam Saran Negi

    The name of the first voter of Independent India is Shyam Saran Negi, who had been a teacher by profession. Incidentally, this person is also called the first voter of Independent India. Shyam Saran Negi was born on 1 July 1917 in Kalpa in Himachal Pradesh.

    Jan 24, 2019
  • List of all Presidents of India from1947 to 2018

    The President is considered the first citizen of India. It is the highest Constitutional post in the country. The Electoral College elects the President of India. Without the President's signature no law can be formed and his tenure is of 5 years. Through this article, the list of the candidates who have been elected as president so far is being given and some important facts related to them.

    Jan 2, 2019
  • Constitution of India: features taken from other countries

    The Indian Constitution is unique in its contents and spirit. Though borrowed from almost every constitution of the world, the constitution of India has several salient features that distinguish it from the constitutions of other countries. Here, we are giving the list borrowed features of Indian Constitution which is very useful for the students who are preparing for the competitive examinations.

    Jan 2, 2019
  • List of All the Political Parties in India

    India has very diverse multi party political system. As on 13 April, 2018 there are three types of political parties in India i.e. National Parties (7), state recognized parties (24) and registered unrecognised parties (2044). All the political parties which wish to contest local, state or national elections are required to be registered by the Election Commission of India (ECI).

    Dec 11, 2018
  • Why Governor’s Rule is imposed in Jammu & Kashmir only?

    Jammu & Kashmir State has its own Constitution and its administration is run by the same. If any other state of India except Jammu & Kashmir does not follow the rule of law then on the basis of report of the governor of the concerned state, the President rule (article 356) is imposed in that state. But if the same kind of situation arises in the in the Jammu & Kashmir then the state is administered by the governor of the state or the governor rule is applied here instead of President rule.

    Nov 22, 2018