Category: Polity Notes

  • Judicial Powers Of The President

    In this post we are going to discuss the judicial powers of the President. The Constitution of India has vested many judicial powers to the President of India. We will discuss it in detail.   Article 72 of the Indian Constitution confers on the President – the power to grant, pardon, reprieve, respite, remit or […]

  • Elections In India | Electoral Reforms

    Elections In India : – In order to ensure fair and free elections in the country part XV of the Constitution lays down the fundamental principles based upon which elections to both the Houses of the Parliament and State Legislature shall be organized. Part XV also provides for an autonomous Election Commission of India so […]

  • Major Functions Of CAG

    These are the major functions of CAG ( Comptroller and Auditor General of India ) : – 1. To prescribe with approval of the President the form in which accounts of Unions and States are to be kept. 2. To audit the accounts related to all expenditure from the Consolidated Fund of India, States and […]

  • Presidential & Parliamentary Form Of Government

    In a Presidential form of government the head of the state is elected directly by the people for a fixed time of office and the President is the real executive. He is not responsible to the legislative and chooses the members of council of ministers who are not members of the legislative and they are […]

  • What Is Writ In Indian Constitution

    We will discuss in detail about what is writ In Indian Constitution. Writ jurisdiction has been conferred on the Supreme Court under Article 32 and on the High Court under Article 226. Under this the court enjoys rights to issue – Habeas Corpus, Mandamus, Prohibition, Certiorari, Quo Warranto These writs have originated under the Roman […]