You are here: Home / Topics / Search / Indian Constitution
Showing 7 Search Results for : Indian Constitution

Charter Act of 1853

By Omkar Shekhavat on 10 Jul 22 | Filed under: Indian Constitution Politics
» This was the last of the Charter Acts and it made important changes in the system of Indian legislation.» This Act followed a report of the then Governor General Dalhousie for improving the administration of the company.» A separate Governor for Bengal was to be appointed.» Legislative and adm  ......

Charter Act of 1833

By Omkar Shekhavat on 10 Jul 22 | Filed under: Indian Constitution Politics
» The Governor General and his Council were given vast powers. This Council could legislate for the whole of India subject to the approval of the Board of Controllers.» The Council got full powers regarding revenue, and a single budget for the country was prepared by the Governor General.» The Ea  ......

Charter Act of 1813

By Omkar Shekhavat on 10 Jul 22 | Filed under: Indian Constitution Politics
» Trade monopoly of the East India Company came to an end.» Powers of the three Councils of Madras, Bombay and Calcutta were enlarged, they were also subjected to greater control of the British Parliament.» The Christian Missionaries were allowed to spread their religion in India.» Local autonom

Charter Act of 1793

By Omkar Shekhavat on 10 Jul 22 | Filed under: Indian Constitution Politics
» Main provisions of the previous Acts were consolidated in this Act.» Provided for the payment of salaries of the members of the Board of Controllers from Indian revenue.» Courts were given the power to interpret rules and regulations.

Pitts India Act of 1784

By Omkar Shekhavat on 10 Jul 22 | Filed under: Indian Constitution Politics
» It was enacted to improve upon the provisions of Regulating Act of 1773 to bring about better discipline in the Company's system of administration.» A 6-member Board of Controllers was set up which was headed by a minister of the British Government. All political responsibilities were given to t  ......

Regulating Act of 1773

By Omkar Shekhavat on 10 Jul 22 | Filed under: Indian Constitution Politics
» This Act was based on the report of a committee headed by the British Prime Minister Lord North.» Governance of the East India Company was put under British parliamentary control.» The Governor of Bengal was nominated as Governor General for all the three Presidencies of Calcutta, Bombay and Ma  ......

What is Indian Constitution?

By Omkar Shekhavat on 10 Jul 22 | Filed under: Indian Constitution Politics
Constitution is the foundational law of a country which ordains the fundamental principles on which the government (or the governance) of that country is based. It lays down the framework and principal functions of various organs of the government as well as the modalities of interaction between the  ......