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Governance Bytes: Supreme Court upholds changes to SC/ST atrocities law

The (SC/ST) Atrocities Act Approx Read Time: 5 minutes In News: Supreme Court has upheld the constitutional validity of the Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Amendment Act of 2018 enacted to nullify the effects of the March 20, 2018 judgment of the court which had diluted the provisions of the Act. News …

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Panel under Amit Shah to oversee disposal of enemy properties

The Enemy Property Act, 2017: Approx Read Time: 4 minutes  In News: The government has notified Group of Ministers (GoM) under Home Minister Amit Shah to oversee the disposal of enemy properties, which the government estimates is worth about Rs 1 lakh crore. News Summary: A Group of Ministers (GoM) headed by Union Home Minister …

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National Bytes: The Citizenship (Amendment) Bill, 2019

The Citizenship (Amendment) Bill, 2019 About: Citizenship Act, 1955 The Citizenship Act, 1955 regulates who may acquire Indian citizenship and on what grounds. A person may become an Indian citizen if they are born in India or have Indian parentage or have resided in the country for a period of time, etc. However, illegal migrants …

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Extra Bytes: ArcelorMittal to acquire Essar Steel

SC clears the path for ArcelorMittal to acquire bankrupt Essar Steel Approx Read Time: 9 minutes In News: (ArcelorMittal to acquire Essar Steel) The Supreme Court has accepted ArcelorMittal’s offer to pay an aggregate ₹42,000 crore as an upfront amount to the secured financial creditors of bankrupt Essar Steel. This paves the way for Arcelor …

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