GS2: Polity

  • How can inter-State workers be protected?(TH) The story so far: On Friday, May 8, 16 migrant labourers who were trying to return to Madhya Pradesh, their home State, on foot were killed when a goods train ran over them between Jalna and Aurangabad districts in Maharashtra.
  • Collegium system ensures selection of competent judges’(TH) Over 68% of the advocates surveyed from eight High Courts were of the opinion that the collegium system of appointments — wherein the Supreme Court appoints judges to itself and the HCs — ensures the selection of the most competent judges, a report by Delhi-based Vidhi Centre for Legal Policy has revealed.
  • Explained: What labour law changes mean(IE) Last week, a number of state governments made key changes in the application of labour laws. What are the labour laws in the country, and how can such changes impact firms, their workers, and the economy?

GS2: Health

GS2: International Relations

GS3: Environment

GS3: Economy

GS3: Agriculture

GS3: Science and Technology