Judicial Appointments Commission

■The Judicial Appointments Commission Bill, 2013 was introduced in the Rajya Sabha on August 24, 2013 by the Minister of Law and Justice, Mr. Kapil Sibal. ■The Bill has been introduced in conjunction with the Constitutional (One Hundred and Twentieth Amendment) Bill, 2013, which inserts Article 124A, providing for the

Parliament passes bill that eases rules on narcotics used in palliative care

Experts say pain management in the country will change drastically for the better once the bill is enacted Morphine, a derivative of opium, is the only analgesic known to relieve pain of terminally ill cancer patients. (Credit: Wikimedia Commons) The Rajya Sabha on Friday passed a legislation that will bring