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On January 16, 2016

Article 18 of the Indian Constitution

Article 18 of the Indian Constitution: Abolition of titles: (1) No title, not being a military or academic distinction, shall be conferred by the State. (2) No citizen of India shall accept any title from any foreign State. (3) No person who is not a citizen of India shall, while he holds any office of
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Article 17 of the Constitution

Article 17 of the Constitution: Untouchability is abolished and its practice in any form is forbidden. The enforcement of any disability arising out of Untouchability shall be an offence punishable in accordance with law. Explanation: Untouchability is neither defined in the Constitution nor in the Act. It refers to a social practice which looks down
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Article 16 of Indian Constitution

Article 16 of Indian Constitution: Article 16 of the Constitution of India, talks about the right of equal opportunity in the matters of public employment. It states that: There shall be equality of opportunity for all citizens in matters relating to employment or appointment to any office under the State, No citizen shall, on grounds
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Article 15

Article 15 Article 15 of the Constitution of India, 1949 states that: “The State shall not discriminate against any citizen on grounds only of religion, race, caste, sex, place of birth or any of them. No citizen shall, on grounds only of religion, race, caste, sex, place of birth or any of them, be subject
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Article 14 -“right to equality”

Article 14 -“right to equality” The Constitution of India codifies the fundamental rights- the basic human rights of its citizens which are defined in Part III of the Constitution. One such right is the right to equality which is protected under articles 14 to 18. Article 14 is the most significant of the lot. This
On January 16, 2016

Goods and Service Tax Bill (GST), 2014

Background:  The Reason to bring GST into the present Tax regime: Cascading Effect (Taxes over Taxes): Cascading effect of taxes is one of the major distortions of the Indian taxation regime. Federal structure of our democracy, allows both states and center to levy taxes separately and this has caused this cascading effect. While Income tax,
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Significant Amendments in Foreign Direct Investment Policy

Significant Amendments in Foreign Direct Investment Policy With a view to encourage the ease of doing business in India and to simplify the process of foreign investments into the country by putting more FDI proposals on automatic route instead of government route, the Department of Industrial Policy and Promotion vide Press Note dated November 10,
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Make In India Policy

Make In India Policy What is ‘Make in India’ program? The Make in India program is an initiative launched to encourage companies to increase manufacturing in India. This not only includes attracting overseas companies to set up shop in India, but also encouraging domestic companies to increase production within the country. Make in India aims
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A Report on E-commerce Retail Trading in India

INTRODUCTION: Currently, there is no concurrent definition of E-commerce other than the one provided by the FDI Policy[1], which states that: “E-commerce activities refer to the activity of buying and selling by a company through the E-commerce platform”. The definition of E-commerce makes it clear that any buy / sale transactions would be covered. But this
 

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