An ombudsman is an official who is charged with representing the interests of
the public by investigating and addressing complaints of maladministration or a
violation of rights. It is an autho...
The present world has become into a place where people with an enormous wealth
and money are considered as some achiever and they are the most desired of all.
The concept of respect has seen a ...
The Constitution is the supreme law of the land, and judiciary is charged with
interpreting and protecting it.
For this aim, the judiciary can conduct judicial review of any statute to
A privy council is a body that advises the head of state of a nation,
typically, but not always, in the context of a monarchic government. The word
"privy" means "...
Federalism is not about State's rights. It is about dividing power to
liberty.- Elizabeth Price Foley
Concept of Rule of Law
Rule of Law was originated by the Chief Justice of England:
Sir Edward Coke.
He said that the king should be under the god and the law, he established the
supremacy of ...
The increasing uncertainty of a democratic state enhances the government's
confidentiality. This adds to administrative violations. Democratic
administration needs a fine balancing between the ...
The increasing complexities in the role of the state due to socio-economic
changes in the society and the enactments of new laws have increased their work
to perform regulatory role. As a resul...
Audi alteram partem (or audiatur et altera pars) is a Latin phrase
meaning listen to the other side, or let the other side be heard as well.
The second fundamental principle of natural justic...
In India, a separation of functions rather than of powers is followed. Unlike in
the US, in India, the concept of separation of powers is not adhered to
strictly. However, a system of checks an...