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CONSTITUTIONAL QUESTIONS AND CITIZENS' RIGHTS: An Omnibus Comprising Constitutional Questions in India and Citizens' Rights, Judges and State Accountability

A. G. Noorani


This omnibus is a collection of essays that focuses on issues concerning the president of India, along with parliament, the judiciary, the states, the armed forces, the process of accountability, the Election Commission, and the civil services. It brings together two volumes, Constitutional Questions in India and Citizens' Rights, Judges and State Accountability, published in 2000 and 2002 respectively. The first volume looks at the politically tumultuous years between 1989 and 1999, while the second examines the elections, institutions, and various commissions of enquiry created by the govern ... More

Keywords: India, Constitution, parliament, foreign policy, accountability, president, judiciary, civil services, citizens' rights, armed forces

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Print publication date: 2006 Print ISBN-13: 9780195678291
Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: October 2012 DOI:10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195678291.001.0001


Affiliations are at time of print publication.

A. G. Noorani, author
Supreme Court of India

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Section I The President

Section II Parliament

Section III The States

Section I The Judiciary

Section II The Process of Accountability

Section III Elections

Section IV Commissions of Inquiry

Section V The Civil Service

Section VI The Political Process

Section VII The Right to Know

Section VIII Article 370 and Kashmir

Section IX Armed Forces