The Hindu

GS2: Welfare Schemes for Vulnerable Sections of the population by the Centre and States and the Performance of these Schemes;

  • Needed: an anti-trafficking law Human trafficking is a crime in itself, but it is also the propeller of several other crimes
  • SC mulls PM CARES Fund for orphans Orphans are of particular concern to the Supreme Court. An affidavit filed by the National Commission for Protection of Child Rights (NCPCR) on July 26 show that 6,855 children have been orphaned between April 1, 2020 and July 23, 2021.

GS2: India and Neighbourhood relations

GS3: Disaster management

GS2: Issues and Challenges Pertaining to the Federal Structure

Indian Express

GS1: Art and Culture

GS2: Govt policy and interventions, GS3: Various Security Forces & Agencies & Their Mandate

GS3: Indian Economy

  • Strengthen the Code The IBC has emerged as a credible threat against errant promoters, and a stringent mechanism to usher in credit discipline in the country. But the functioning of the Code needs to be streamlined and strengthened.

GS2: Issues and Challenges Pertaining to the Federal Structure

PIB Corner

GS3: Agriculture

  • Eradication of Diseases in Animals The Government is implementing a Livestock Health and Disease Control Programme (LH&DCP) under which Foot and Mouth Disease (FMD) and Pesté des Petits Ruminants (PPR) are two diseases which are taken up for eventual eradication. Both the diseases are of economic importance to the farmers. 

Down To Earth

GS3: Infrastructure: Energy

  • Electricity (Amendment) Bill, 2021: How it can play out Electricity distribution is at the cutting edge of the power sector. Despite the last 25 years of power sector reforms, the electricity distribution companies are unable to pay the generation and transmission companies as well as banks / financial institutions due to poor financial health. In this situation, patchwork may not turn around the power sector and a holistic approach is the need of the hour.