India, Bhutan are ‘natural partners’ (International Relations)

🕔13:44, 20.Aug 2019

On 18 August 2019, Prime Minister Narendra Modi concluded his two-day state visit to Bhutan, during which, he inaugurated the 720-MW Mangdechhu hydropower project. This trip is Modi’s first trip to Bhutan since the China-India military face-off in 2017, triggered

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National Nutrition Mission

🕔17:06, 17.Aug 2019

National Nutrition Mission (POSHAN ABHIYAAN) was launched on March 8th, 2018 i.e. International Women’s Day in Jhunjhunu district of Rajasthan. The mission is launched with an aim to address the issues of malnutrition in India. It is like an expansion

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All About Delimitation Commission

🕔16:02, 14.Aug 2019

Recently the revoke of Article 370 from Jammu and Kashmir and bifurcation of the state into two union territories.e. Jammu and Kashmir and Laddakh, highlighted the concept of delimitation commission for the region. What is the Delimitation Commission? “Delimitation” means

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Taking on the mob: On Rajasthan law against mob lynching

🕔12:17, 14.Aug 2019

The Protection from Lynching Bill, 2019, makes Rajasthan the second state, after Manipur, to implement the suggestion of the Supreme Court to curb the rising intolerance and growing polarisation, with a law to criminalize the mob actions and instill a

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The Supreme Court – Why Judges Are So Private?

🕔11:09, 14.Aug 2019

The Supreme Court of India, the top most court of the country, started functioning on January 28, 1950, from the Chamber of Princes in the Parliament House. The system was inaugurated just two days after India’s Constitution was adopted and

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Writing out a clean Bill on health

🕔09:46, 14.Aug 2019

A Clean Bill of Health: Sumant Narain, a civil servant and ex-director in Health in NITI Aayog, stands for the enacted National Medical Commission (NMC) Bill, 2019. He elucidates how enacted NMC Bill will be a step towards the reformed

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The decision on Kashmir does not affect LAC, Delhi tells Beijing

🕔17:32, 13.Aug 2019

India has reassured China that India’s decision to exercise increasing control on administration will have no implication for Line Of Actual Control with China. Why this reassurance? After India has revoked the special status of Jammu and Kashmir, separated Ladakh

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Kailash Mansarovar yatra (Indian Culture)

🕔16:31, 13.Aug 2019

The Kailash Mansarovar yatra is very popular for its religious significance among Indians. Lord Shiva’s devotees visit the snow-clad peaks in the Himalayas to seek his blessings. Not everyone is eligible for this yatra because of rugged terrain, freezing temperatures,

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The Transgender Persons (Protection of Rights) Bill, 2019

🕔13:03, 13.Aug 2019

The Transgender Persons (Protection of Rights) Bill, 2019 was passed by the Lok Sabha in August 2019. According to the 2011 Census, there are more than 4.80 lakh transgenders in the country. These people are often discriminated upon and humiliated

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The Inter-State River Water Disputes (Amendment) Bill, 2019 

🕔13:01, 13.Aug 2019

The Inter-State River Water Disputes (Amendment) Bill, 2019 was passed by the Lok Sabha on July 31, 2019. It amends the Inter-State River Water Disputes Act, 1956.  The Act provides for the adjudication of disputes relating to waters of inter-state

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