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Lok Sabha Clears Code On Wages Bill

🕔21:43, 31.Jul 2019

Lok Sabha on Tuesday passed the Code on Wages Bill, 2019, which amends and consolidates laws relating to wages/bonus and universalises the provisions of minimum wages and timely payment of wages to all employees irrespective of the sector and wage

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The Consumer Protection Bill Passed

🕔11:13, 31.Jul 2019

The Lok Sabha on Tuesday passed the Consumer Protection Bill, 2019, which promises to strengthen the rights of consumers and provides a mechanism for redressal of complaints regarding defects in goods and deficiency in services. More in News Union Food

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Insurance scheme for cattle lost to tigers mooted

🕔11:12, 31.Jul 2019

News The Union Environment Ministry and the Department of Livestock and Animal Husbandry are exploring a scheme to devise an insurance policy that will compensate people who lose their livestock to tigers. More in News A day after India declared

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Government Did Not Try Out GST System Before Rollout: CAG

🕔11:11, 31.Jul 2019

The Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG), in its first ever audit of the Goods and Services Tax, has said the government had failed to try out the system before its rollout, leading to inadequate compliance mechanisms, and lower tax revenues.

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Too Much Quota May Impact Right To Equal Opportunity: SC

🕔11:10, 31.Jul 2019

The Supreme Court on Tuesday orally remarked that excessive quota may impact the right to equal opportunity guaranteed under the Constitution. More in News Justice S.A. Bobde, leading a three-judge Bench, said quota benefits given to the most “forward” classes,

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Triple Talaq Bill sails through Rajya Sabha

🕔11:10, 31.Jul 2019

News The Muslim Women (Protection of Rights on Marriage) Bill, 2019, better known as the Triple Talaq Bill, was passed in the Rajya Sabha on Tuesday. More in News In the 240-member House, 99 members voted in favour of the

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Mains Drill 31st July 2019

🕔08:56, 31.Jul 2019

Instructions: • Attempt all the questions on a daily basis in a time-bound manner (i.e for 15 Maker – 9 minutes & 10 Marker – 7 Minutes) • Read and Review answers written by your peers. This will bring more

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Daily News Prescription 31st July 2019

🕔08:35, 31.Jul 2019

GS 2 Polity and Governance Triple Talaq Bill sails through Rajya Sabha (The Hindu) The Muslim Women (Protection of Rights on Marriage) Bill, 2019, better known as the Triple Talaq Bill, was passed in the Rajya Sabha on Tuesday. Too

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It’s official, Odisha is the origin of Rasagola

🕔14:02, 30.Jul 2019

News The rasagola, a popular dessert of Odisha, has received the geographical indication tag from the Registrar of Geographical Indication after years of controversy around the sweet. More in News The registration was conferred to ‘Odisha Rasagola’ under Section 16(I)

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Amphibious ship LCU L-56 joins Navy

🕔13:43, 30.Jul 2019

News Indian Navy Ship LCU L-56, the sixth of the Landing Craft Utility (LCU) MK IV class ships, commissioned into the Indian Navy More in News The LCU L56 is an amphibious ship with its primary role being transportation, deployment

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