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India's Constitution is inspired by Bhagavad Gita: Law Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad

The original copy of the Constitution has images of Hindu gods and goddesses and historical figures like Lord Ram, Lord Krishna, Mahavir Jain among others.

Sep 13, 2019, 22:59 PM IST

DNA: Non Stop News, August 14th, 2019

This segment of DNA brings to you important stories of the day. Watch this video for more info. #SudhirChaudhary #DNANonStopNews

Aug 14, 2019, 21:50 PM IST

Breaking News: Russia backs India on revoking Article 370

Russia backs India on revoking Article 370 saying that the changes in the status are within the framework of the Indian Constitution.

Aug 10, 2019, 11:52 AM IST

Know about the History of 26th January, Republic day

What was the History of 26th January, Republic day? To know more watch the video.

Jan 26, 2019, 07:20 AM IST

Criminalisation of politics damages roots of democracy, makes citizenry suffer: SC

The top court left it to Parliament to make a law to ensure that persons facing serious criminal cases do not enter the political stream.

Sep 25, 2018, 18:13 PM IST

Intolerance will dilute our identity, secularism India's real religion, says Pranab Mukherjee

Pranab Mukherjee said on Thursday that nationalism can only come out of the ideological fusion of Hindus, Muslims, Sikhs and other groups in India.

Jun 07, 2018, 20:47 PM IST

Neither constitution nor mindset supports LGBTs in India: Celina Jaitly

Actress Celina Jaitly, who has always spoken up for the rights of the LGBTs (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender), says the Indian Constitution and the mentality of people do not support the community in the country.

Sep 21, 2017, 13:06 PM IST

SC ruling on right to privacy has no direct impact on WhatsApp, Facebook: Expert

The Supreme Court on Friday declared that right to privacy was a fundamental right and protected as an intrinsic part of life and personal liberty and freedoms guaranteed by the Constitution.

Aug 24, 2017, 19:26 PM IST

Supreme Court verdict on right to privacy: Key observations

There were six judgments written by the nine judges but all of them were unanimous in asserting that right to privacy was a fundamental right.

Aug 24, 2017, 17:50 PM IST

President Pranab Mukherjee gets nostalgic in farewell speech, says 'I leave with tinge of sadness and rainbow of memories'

Members of Parliament on Sunday bid adieu to outgoing President Pranab Mukherjee at a gala ceremony in the Central Hall of Parliament.

Jul 23, 2017, 18:40 PM IST

Sadhvi Saraswati is just a tourist unaware of Goanness: Minister Vijai Sardesai

The state agriculture minister said strong action will be taken against those who try to create communal disharmony in the state with their talks.

Jun 17, 2017, 17:09 PM IST

Congress, NC vow to uphold J&K's special status

The parties held separate meetings of their party legislators here today to discuss the issue.

Jun 16, 2017, 23:12 PM IST

Re-promulgation of an ordinance a fraud on the constitution: SC

The majority judgment, delivered by Justice D.Y. Chandrachud, said that failure to place the ordinance before parliament or State legislature is a serious constitutional fraction. 

Jan 02, 2017, 20:37 PM IST

India observes Constitution Day today

Activities like mock Parliament, essay and debate competitions are being organised across the country on the occasion.

Nov 26, 2016, 08:46 AM IST

Resolution passed to transfer sports to Concurrent List from the State List, says Sports Minister Vijay Goel

The transfer of sports in the Concurrent List has been a tricky issue since such an effort of the sports ministry had failed in 2009 when a Bill was withdrawn due to lack of consensus among the states.

Oct 27, 2016, 19:42 PM IST

Rohith Vemula's brother, mother to embrace Buddhism in Mumbai today

Today is the 125th birth anniversary of Babasaheb Ambedkar, the Dalit icon and the principal architect of the Indian Constitution.

Apr 14, 2016, 08:45 AM IST

Rename JNU library after BR Ambedkar, install statue: ABVP

The BJP student wing ABVP, which is locked in ideological battle with the left-backed groups on JNU campus, is demanding that the varsity's central library be renamed as BR Ambedkar library and a statue of the architect of Indian Constitution be installed there.

Apr 12, 2016, 18:57 PM IST

Congress leaders accuse BJP, RSS of turning India into neo-fascist state

The leaders also questioned hailing of Ambedkar by right wing outfits as they claimed the saffron organisations were always opposed to the ideology of the Constitution architect.

Apr 09, 2016, 18:31 PM IST

Good news: Ambedkar's birth anniversary to be observed for 1st time at UN

The birth anniversary of BR Ambedkar, the architect of the Indian Constitution and Dalit rights activist, would be observed at the United Nations for the first time with focus on combating inequalities to achieve Sustainable Development Goals.

Apr 09, 2016, 11:15 AM IST

Tension in Ghaziabad after Ambedkar statue vandalised

A heavy police force was deployed around Ambedkar Park which is situated in an area inhabited largely by Dalit families.

Feb 27, 2016, 18:54 PM IST