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  1. What is the 25th Amendment? Who can invoke it and how is it used?

    The 25th Amendment is once again a topic of discussion following a Justice Department report released Thursday concerning President Joe Biden's alleged mishandling of confidential documents and ...

  2. Donald Trump must pay $354.9 million, barred from NY business for 3

    Donald Trump must pay $354.9 million in penalties for fraudulently overstating his net worth to dupe lenders, a New York judge ruled on Friday, handing the former U.S. president another legal ...

  3. Judicial Review Under Article 356

    Under Article 356 (1) if the President, on the receipt of report from the Governor of a State or otherwise is satisfied that a situation has arisen in which the government of the State cannot be carried in accordance with the Provisions of the Constitution, the President may by proclamation:

  4. State Emergency or President's Rule (Articles 356 and 357)

    This is known as State Emergency/ President's Rule. State Emergency can be declared on two grounds: (1) Constitutional Machinery breakdown and (2) Non-compliance with centre's directions. Article 356 and 357 provide for meeting a situation arising from the failure of the Constitutional machinery in a state.

  5. Things to know about California's Proposition 1

    How is the money used now? Under the current model, of the money going directly to the counties, 76% of the it funds mental health treatments, housing, outreach and crisis programs for people with mental health issues; 19% goes to prevention and intervention programs such as cultural centers and school-based mental health counseling; and 5% goes to innovative projects to increase treatment access.

  6. At St. Patrick's Cathedral, a Funeral Was Held for Cecilia Gentili, a

    St. Patrick's Cathedral was the site of protests over the church's position on homosexuality and AIDS. On Thursday, it hosted a jubilant funeral for Cecilia Gentili, a former sex worker and ...

  7. Article 356

    Article 356, also known as the imposition of President's Rule in states has become a frequent topic in the news. This is hence, a very important topic for the UPSC exam. It is a part of the polity and governance segments of the UPSC syllabus.

  8. President's rule

    Under Article 356 of the Constitution of India, if a state government is unable to function according to Constitutional provisions, the Union government can take direct control of the state machinery.

  9. Washington State beats Cal 84-65 for sixth straight win, moves within

    Myles Rice scored 25 points, Isaac Jones added 21 points and nine rebounds and Washington State beat California 84-65 for its sixth straight win Thursday night, moving within a game of first-place Arizona in the Pac-12.

  10. PDF Constitutional Debates on Article 356 of Indian Constitution

    In present scenario, Article 356 has more often been used to promote the political interest of the party in power at the Centre. It has become the instrument in the hands of Central Government. In the 69 years since the Constitution adopted Article 356, has been invoked more than 125 times.

  11. President rule under Article 356

    Article 356 states that " If the President, on receipt of report from the Governor of the State or otherwise, is satisfied that a situation has arisen in which the government of the State cannot be carried on in accordance with the provisions of this Constitution, the President may be Proclaim emergency in a state ".

  12. Article 356

    Article 356. This article is based on "Article 356 and an activist judiciary" which was published in The Hindu on 26/12/2020. It talks about the Article 356 and recent Andhra Pradesh High court's order to sou-moto question of a "constitutional breakdown" or the failure of constitutional machinery in Andhra Pradesh.

  13. Article 356: Provisions in case of failure of constitutional machinery

    Article 356, Constitution of India 1950 (1) If the President, on receipt of a report from the Governor or Rajpramukh of a State or otherwise, is satisfied that a situation has arisen in which the government of the State cannot be carried on in accordance with the provisions of this Constitution, the President may by Proclamation—

  14. S. R. Bommai v. Union of India

    Bhimrao Ambedkar, chairman of the Drafting Committee of the Constitution of India, referred to Article 356 as a dead letter of the Constitution. In the constituent assembly debate, it was suggested that Article 356 is liable to be abused for political gains.

  15. Firm Retention Summary: Cano Health

    This is a summary of a request from Cano Health to hire Weil Gotshal & Manges as counsel, filed Feb. 15 with the U.S. Bankruptcy Court in Delaware.

  16. What is Article 356, which Prime Minister Modi says Indira Gandhi

    On Thursday (February 9), Prime Minister Narendra Modi recalled in Rajya Sabha that Congress governments at the Centre had dismissed 90 state governments by "misusing" Article 356 of the Constitution, and that former PM Indira Gandhi had "misused" it 50 times to dismiss elected state governments. Article 356 of the Indian Constitution contains provisions for the imposition of ...

  17. Here's the missing context from Putin's interview with Tucker Carlson

    THE CONTEXT: Russian propagandists have repeatedly sought to portray Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy as a neo-Nazi or Nazi sympathizer, even though he is Jewish and has said three of his grand-uncles died in the Holocaust. Putin has offered no proof to back his repeated claims that radical, ultranationalist groups in Ukraine influence Zelenskyy and have a decisive voice in shaping the ...

  18. What is Article 356?

    Article 356 is inspired by sections 93 of the Government of India Act, 1935, which provided that if a Governor of a province was satisfied that a situation had arisen in which the government of the province cannot be carried on in accordance with the provisions of the said Act, he could assume to himself all or any of the powers of the governmen...

  19. February 13, 2024-KB5034685 Cumulative Update for .NET Framework 3.5, 4

    Summary. This article describes the security and cumulative update for 3.5, 4.8 and 4.8.1 for Windows 10 Version 22H2. Security Improvements There are no new security improvements in this release. This update is cumulative and contains all previously released security improvements. Quality and Reliability Improvements ...

  20. Dividend Income Summary: Lanny's January 2024 Summary

    Summary. In January, we (my wife and I) received a dividend income total of $1,441.30. Our dividend income is up $176.62, a 14% increase from last year.

  21. Emergency Provisions

    Article 355 imposes a duty on the centre to ensure that the government of every state is carried on in accordance with the provisions of the constitution. It is this duty in the performance of which the centre takes over the government of a state under Article 356 in case of failure of constitutional machinery in a state.

  22. What is Article 356, which PM says Indira Gandhi misused 50 times?

    As per Scroll, the Government of India Act served as British India's constitution in the Raj's last decade.. Commonly known as 'President's Rule', Article 356 is also called 'State Emergency' or 'Constitutional Emergency'. It reads, "If the President, on receipt of report from the Governor of the State or otherwise, is satisfied that a situation has arisen in which the ...

  23. President's rule and the Indian Federalism: A Critical Analysis of

    Article 355 states that it is the duty of the Union to protect the States from external aggression and internal disturbance, and Article 356 provides for the emergency provisions in case the constitutional machinery in States fails.

  24. Emergency Provisions

    Grounds of imposition The president's ruler can be proclaimed under Article 356 on two grounds: Article 356 empowers the President to issue a proclamation if he is satisfied that a situation has arisen in which the government of a state cannot be carried on in accordance with the provisions of the constitution.; Article 365 says that whenever a state fails to comply with or to give effect to ...

  25. What is Article 356

    Commonly known as President's Rule, Article 356 allows the president to assume any and all functions of the state. About Article 356: Section 93 of the Government of India Act, 1935 Also called a ' State Emergency' or 'Constitutional Emergency'.

  26. What is Article 356?

    Article 356 of the Constitution of India empowers the President to withdraw from the Union the executive and legislative powers of any state "if he is satisfied that a situation has arisen in which the government of the state cannot be carried on in accordance with the provisions of the Constitution". By: Express Web Desk

  27. PDF 19 CFR Part 356 International Trade Administration Commerce is amending

    19 CFR Part 356 [Docket No. 231127-0278] RIN 0625-AB20 Procedures and Rules for Article 10.12 of the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement AGENCY: Enforcement and Compliance, International Trade Administration, Department of Commerce. ACTION: Final rule; correction. SUMMARY: The Department of Commerce (Commerce) is amending a final rule that

  28. Article 356 of the Indian Constitution

    Article 356 clearly lays down the conditions under which a president's rule can be imposed. It is subject to the satisfaction of the President that the government of the state cannot function in accordance with the constitutional provisions, firstly on receipt of a report from the governor of the concerned state, or secondly "otherwise ...

  29. Constitution and Article 356 of the Indian Constitution

    Conclusion. Article 356 of the Constitution of India empowers the President to withdraw from the Union the executive and legislative powers of any state "if he's satisfied that a situation has arisen during which the government of the state cannot be carried on in accordance with the provisions of the Constitution".