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Improvement in the Foundational education system is crucial for India to cement its position as a global leader

🕔18:16, 13.Sep 2019

The author who is a founder-chairman of Central Square Foundation, a founding member of Ashoka University through this article pinpoints the present lacunae in our primary education system and highlights the need for strong foundational skills The job half done

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The absentee constitutional court

🕔10:25, 13.Sep 2019

Unlike in 1976, the judiciary has not upheld the suspension of civil rights — instead, it has ducked, evaded and adjourned “Ultimately, the object of depriving a few of their liberty for a temporary period has to be to give

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One Nation One Ration Card system

🕔12:43, 5.Sep 2019

One Ration Card system The Ration card holders in Kerala and Karnataka, as well as in Rajasthan and Haryana, will be able to buy subsidized food from ration shops in the neighboring State from next month, Food Minister Ram Vilas

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Changes In RTI Act

🕔16:47, 2.Sep 2019

What is RTI Act? By replacing Freedom of information Act, 2002, Right to Information (RTI) was enacted on 5-June-2005 by Parliament of India and came fully into force on 12 October 2005.RTI allows any citizen of India to access information

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Ward And Village Volunteer System

🕔14:31, 21.Aug 2019

The system of appointing grama (village) volunteers to ensure better delivery of various benefits to the public under welfare schemes was launched in Andhra Pradesh. This scheme involves the provision of one volunteer to cover 50 families in each village.

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Legislative Councils

🕔14:29, 21.Aug 2019

The Madhya Pradesh government has recently indicated that it plans to initiate steps towards the creation of a Legislative Council. India has a bicameral system i.e., two Houses of Parliament. At the state level, the equivalent of the Lok Sabha

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The Arbitration and Conciliation (Amendment) Act, 2019

🕔14:26, 21.Aug 2019

The Arbitration and Conciliation (Amendment) Bill, 2019 was passed by the Parliament on August 2019. It seeks to amend the Arbitration and Conciliation Act, 1996. The Arbitration and Conciliation Act, 1996, as amended by the Arbitration and Conciliation (Amendment) Act,

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The Motor Vehicles (Amendment) Act, 2019

🕔14:20, 21.Aug 2019

The Motor Vehicles (Amendment) Bill, 2019 was passed by the Parliament on 31st July 2019. The Bill seeks to amend the Motor Vehicles Act, 1988 to provide for road safety. In the last few years, with growing urbanization and rising

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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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Bigger and better: On number of Supreme Court judges

🕔14:50, 8.Aug 2019

The article provides a critical analysis of Union Cabinet’s decision about increasing the strength of the judiciary and suggests for the focus of the Supreme Court on its role as interpreter of the Constitution. About Supreme Court of India: Inaugurated

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