RSTV: THE BIG PICTURE- ARTICLE 13- SPECIAL POWERS OF SUPREME COURT

RSTV: THE BIG PICTURE- ARTICLE 13- SPECIAL POWERS OF SUPREME COURT Introduction: The Pinarayi Vijayan-led LDF government in Kerala, on Tuesday, moved the Supreme Court against the Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA), a first by any state government. They sought that the act be declared as violative of the basic structure—principle of equality, freedom and secularism. …

Centre-state disputes and Article 131

Topics Covered: Indian Constitution- historical underpinnings, evolution, features, amendments, significant provisions and basic structure. Centre-state disputes and Article 131 What to study? For Prelims: All about Article 131 and Supreme Court’s jurisdiction. For Mains: Cooperative federalism- need, challenges and concerns. Context: Kerala has become the first state to challenge the Citizenship (Amendment) Act (CAA) before the Supreme …