Motions ans Resolutions In Parliament – Understanding Them In The Present Context

On 27th August, our Parliament passed a resolution accepting 3 conditions put forward by Anna Hazare. But parliament did not vote on the resolution, though government had promised team Anna that it would put the resolution for voice vote. Team Anna had specifically asked government to put the resolution for voting to know which party …

Comparision between Jan Lokpal Bill 2011 and Draft Lokpal Bill 2010 (Government Version)

The Draft Lokpal Bill 2010 and the Jan Lokpal Bill 2011   Jurisdiction, Powers and Functions of the Proposed Lokpal A Quick Comparison   Prepared by Justice A P Shah Chief Justice (Retd), Delhi High Court, New Delhi & Venkatesh Nayak Commonwealth Human Rights Initiative, New Delhi & Co-Convenor, National Campaign for People’s Right to …

CAG

Recently, Manish Tewari, spokesman of the ruling Congress party and an MP, questioned the role of CAG in Government’s policy matters. Participating in a debate inside Lok Sabha(Monsoon Session, August,2011), he asked, “Does CAG have the remit to comment on an appointment process as also the policy choices which a government makes or may not …

Summary Of Economic Surveys – 2009-2010, 2010-2011

Robust growth and steady fiscal consolidation have been the hallmark of the Indian economy in the year 2010-11 so far. The growth rate has been 8.6 percent in 2010-11 and is expected to be around 9 percent in the next fiscal year. The growth has been broad based with a rebound in the Agriculture sector which is expected to grow around 5.4 per cent.