Tag: sovereignty

President: A Titular Head?

By Abhishek Kumar, CNLU INTRODUCTION The Preamble of our Constitution clearly articulates India as a republic. Being a republic there is no hereditary monarch but the President, as the head of the State. The President is not directly elected but indirectly. The election is carried out by an electoral college, […]

The Rule Of Law

By Abhishek Kumar, CNLU INTRODUCTION The rule of law primarily refers to the influence and authority of law within society,especially as a constraint upon behavior, including behavior of government officials. The idea of the rule of law can be traced back to at least the time of Aristotle who observed that given the choice […]

Sovereign State Territory

By Aditi Agarwal, NUALS Editor’s Note: Sovereignty is the complete territorial jurisdiction of a country over a territory, as recognized by other countries. In the modern age, the state not only includes the territory of land but that of adjacent waters as well. There are several other types of sovereignty, however, […]