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Why President's power to grant pardon to punishment or sentence are dealt separately in drafted language of article 72 of Constitution of India?

This reflects a historical divide between pardons and commutations. A pardon (which sets aside a punishment or conviction) historically has been used when there has been a concern that the judicial ...
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What are the provisions of Article 22 related to punitive detention?

Article 22 doesn’t mention “punitive” detention It just refers to a “person who is arrested” and “detained in custody”. These are people who have not been found guilty by a court.
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Article 29(2) in The Constitution Of India 1949 and Article 15

Article 15 does not prohibit discrimination based upon language, while Article 29(2) does prohibit discrimination based upon language in admissions to schools with some state connnection. Also, except ...
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Article 29(2) in The Constitution Of India 1949 and Article 15

Article 15 (1) The State shall not discriminate against any citizen on grounds only of religion, race, caste, sex, place of birth or any of them (2) No citizen shall, on grounds only of religion, ...
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Full text of Act of Settlement, 1781 - during the early company rule in India

I believe you will find it on page 210 of this volume of the Statutes at Large in Google books: An Act to explain and amend so much of an Act, made in the thirteenth Year of the Reign of his present ...
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