Delhi Gazetteer

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Prabha Chopra
The Unit, 1976 - Delhi (India : Union Territory) - 1165 pages
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Page 97 - Bill no. 2 of 1919 are unjust, subversive of the principles of Liberty and Justice, and destructive of the elementary rights of an individual on which the safety of India as a whole and the State itself is based, we solemnly affirm that in the event of these Bills becoming law and until they are withdrawn, we shall refuse civilly to obey these laws and such other laws as...
Page 560 - Emergency is in operation (1) Notwithstanding anything in this Chapter, Parliament shall, while a Proclamation of Emergency is in operation, have power to make laws for the whole or any part of the territory of India with respect to any of the matters enumerated in the State List.
Page 56 - I took my station in one of the most conspicuous parts of the city, in the midst of the largest bazaar; was mounted on a good horse, and accompanied by two servants and two intimate friends. From every quarter I heard piercing and distressing shrieks...
Page 108 - Committees and the like, before we can proceed to the real step, to the real work of this Constituent Assembly, that is, the high adventure of giving shape, in the printed and written word, to a Nation's dream and aspiration. But even now, at this stage, it is surely desirable that we should give some indication to ourselves, to those who look to this Assembly, to those millions in this country who are looking up to us and to the world at large, as to what we may do, what we seek to achieve, whither...
Page 998 - It was erected by Ala uddeen Khilji, and the date, 1310, is found among its inscriptions. It is, therefore, about a century more modern than the other buildings of the place, and displays the Pathan style at its period of greatest perfection, when the Hindu masons had learned to fit their exquisite style of decoration to the forms of their foreign masters.
Page 401 - The objects for which the company is established are, " the conveyance of " passengers and goods in ships or boats between such places as the company may from " time to time determine, and the doing all such other things as are incidental or " conducive to the attainment of the above object.
Page 401 - The objects of the corporation are "to organise and effect exports from and imports into India of all such goods and commodities as the company may from time to time determine, and the purchase, sale and transport of and general trade in such goods and commodities in India or anywhere else in the world, and to do all such other things as are incidental or conducive to the attainment of the above object.
Page 1 - Under the States Reorganisation Act, 1956, and the Constitution (Seventh Amendment) Act, 1956, Delhi was constituted as a Union Territory.
Page 560 - Act required to act in his discretion or to exercise his individual judgment, he shall be under the general control of, and comply with such particular directions, if any, as may from time to time be given to him by, the Secretary of State...
Page 732 - States in accordance with the system of proportional representation by means of the single transferable vote.

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