Kerala Assembly passes resolution against Centre's slaughter ban notification

Kerala Assembly passes resolution against Centre's slaughter ban notification

Terming the Centre`s notification banning sale and purchase of cattle for slaughter as `unconstitutional`, the special session of the Kerala Legislative Assembly on Thursday passed a resolution against the same.

Jun 08, 2017, 19:18 PM IST

DNA: Analysis of Supreme Court's judgment on the NJAC controversy

In a historic judgement, the Supreme Court on Friday struck down the National Judicial Appointments Commission (NJAC) Act holding its constitutionally unvalid.

Oct 16, 2015, 23:02 PM IST

SC rules NJAC 'unconstitutional', upholds collegium system to appoint judges

In a historic judgement, the Supreme Court on Friday struck down the National Judicial Appointments Commission (NJAC) Act holding its constitutionally unvalid.

Oct 16, 2015, 11:05 AM IST

DNA analyses Kejriwal's idea of referendum for Delhi statehood

The AAP chief Arvind Kejriwal has reportedly written a letter to Delhi's Urban Development Department to explore if a Greece-style referendum can be held in the capital on the issue of full stateho

Jul 07, 2015, 22:51 PM IST

Centre's notification unconstitutional: Experts to AAP govt

Two eminent lawyers on Saturday termed "unconstitutional" and "illegal" the Centre's notification giving absolute powers to Delhi Lt Governor in appointment of bureaucrats and on subjects like police and public order and said the Chief Minister's authority cannot be undermined.

May 23, 2015, 22:30 PM IST

Gujarat's mandatory voting law is unconstitutional: Congress

Opposition Congress has written to the Gujarat government-appointed committee that the state law providing for mandatory voting is unconstitutional and unclear, and it should not be enforced.

Apr 18, 2015, 17:08 PM IST

Military courts in Pakistan unconstitutional: Former CJ

Former Pakistan chief justice Iftikhar Mohammad Chaudhry Tuesday said establishing military courts in the country to try terror suspects is unconstitutional.

Dec 30, 2014, 17:17 PM IST

Mamata’s remarks on creation of Gorkhaland unconstitutional: Gurung

Terming as "unconstitutional" the West Bengal Chief Minister`s statement that Bengal cannot be divided, GJM supremo Bimal Gurung on Wednesday said the Constitution has provision for creating new states.

Sep 04, 2013, 20:27 PM IST

Egypt`s highest court rules parliament as unconstitutional

In a major setback to Egypt`s ruling Islamists, the country`s apex court on Sunday struck down two laws as unconstitutional by which upper house of Parliament and the Constituent Assembly which drafted the first post-revolution Constitution were elected.

Jun 02, 2013, 15:31 PM IST

Judge rules secret FBI letters unconstitutional

A federal judge has ruled that the FBI`s practice of issuing so-called national security letters to banks, phone companies and other businesses is unconstitutional.

Mar 16, 2013, 13:12 PM IST

BJD minister declares OJM unconstitutional

Ahead of the rally by Odisha Jan Morcha launched by party Rajya Sabha member and rebel Pyarimohan Mohapatra, minister declared it as unconstitutional.

Oct 27, 2012, 20:30 PM IST

‘California gay-marriage ban is unconstitutional’

A federal appeals court has declared California`s same-sex marriage ban to be unconstitutional.

Feb 07, 2012, 23:48 PM IST

Mandatory death penalty is unconstitutional: SC

The Supreme Court has ruled that
mandatory death penalty for an offender under the Arms Act was
unconstitutional as it violated fundamental rights guaranteed
to a citizen.

Feb 05, 2012, 10:33 AM IST

Minority reservation unconstitutional: BJP

Condemning government’s move to give 4.5% reservation to Muslims, the main Opposition party BJP on Thursday said that this move is unconstitutional.

Dec 22, 2011, 21:36 PM IST

MCD trifurcation unconstitutional: BJP

Terming the MCD`s trifurcation as "undemocratic" and "unconstitutional", Delhi BJP on Thursday targeted CM Sheila Dikshit for pushing the proposal.

Nov 24, 2011, 20:03 PM IST

‘Let parties decide if our draft unconstitutional’

Replying to criticism that he was
seeking to create a `parallel government` through a Jan Lokpal
bill, social activist Anna Hazare today said all
parties should decide if that was the case.

Jun 24, 2011, 18:35 PM IST

Petition to declare Musharraf`s regime unconstitutional

A Pak court has admitted a petition to declare his regime as unconstitutional.

Apr 12, 2011, 14:32 PM IST

Govt subsidy for Haj, other pilgrimages not unconstitutional: SC

Subsidy to Haj or similar benefits for other religions is not violative of Constitution, SC ruled.

Jan 28, 2011, 19:12 PM IST

HC notices to AG

The Allahabad High Court on Wednesday
issued notices to the Attorney General and the UP Solicitor
General on a petition seeking declaration of the posts of
Cabinet, State and Deputy Ministers as unconstitutional.

Dec 15, 2010, 22:10 PM IST

Remission of sentence short-circuiting cabinet unconstitutional

Kerala High court on Thursday declared as
`unconstitutional` the procedure in the Rules of Business
short circuiting the cabinet.

Aug 05, 2010, 21:56 PM IST