Social organisation for minorities demanded that National Minorities Commission be granted constitutional status such as that enjoyed by National Commission for Scheduled Castes and Tribes.
A parliamentary committee has recommended that constitutional status be given to a proposed panel for appointment and transfer of judges of the higher judiciary so that its composition cannot be altered through an ordinary legislation.
Amid fears that Chief Justice of India could be removed as the head of a proposed panel to appoint judges to higher judiciary, Parliamentary panel has recommended giving him constitutional status.
CAG Vinod Rai`s reports on irregularities in coal block allocations and 2G telecom spectrum had created a major political storm.
Panchayats can formulate their own programmes of economic development and social justice as they enjoy a Constitutional status, the Supreme Court has ruled.
Questioning government`s move to
make the Lokpal a Constitutional authority, Team Anna on Wednesday said it was a tactic to delay or avoid its passage and "fool"
Dismissing suggestions that Rahul Gandhi`s idea of giving constitutional status to Lokpal Bill was a delaying tactic by the Congress.
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