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Daily News Prescription | 31st May |

🕔07:40, 31.May 2019

GS 1 Geography Changing the earth The AWG vote is a sobering reminder to humanity that failure to end destructive activities will irrevocably change the face of the earth and make it uninhabitable. Urbanisation UN-Habitat Assembly: 38 countries pledge over

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Daily News Prescription | 29th May |

🕔07:39, 29.May 2019

GS 1 Social Issues German government asks people to wear kippah The German government has called on people to wear the Jewish kippah ahead of an anti-Israel protest as a demonstration of solidarity and as Jews face a spike in

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Daily News Prescription | 28th May |

🕔07:10, 28.May 2019

GS1 Social Issues India among countries where women face most violence by partner Global estimates published by the World Health Organization (WHO) indicate that about 1 in 3 (35%) women worldwide have experienced either physical and/or sexual intimate partner violence

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Daily News Prescription | 27th May |

🕔07:03, 27.May 2019

GS 2 Polity and Governance Central varsities asked to notify vacancies within 100 days Accordingly, in March 2018, the University Grants Commission (UGC) directed educational institutions to start treating each department as a separate unit in their recruitment process. No

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Daily News Prescription | 22nd May |

🕔07:14, 22.May 2019

GS 2 Polity and Governance The aftermath of a nasty election The time has come for civil society to forge corrective action and strengthen institutions The problem with judicial legislation Courts should be restrained and follow positivist jurisprudence A one-sided

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Daily News Prescription | 17th May |

🕔07:20, 17.May 2019

GS-1 History: Humanist, feminist: Why Iswarchandra Vidyasagar matters: In the 1870s, Ishwarchandra Vidyasagar wrote two brilliant critiques of polygamy, arguing to the government that since polygamy was not sanctioned by the sacred texts, there could be no objection to suppressing

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Daily News Prescription | 16th May |

🕔07:24, 16.May 2019

GS 2 Polity and Governance Illegal photocopying of documents is theft: Supreme Court Dishonest and temporary “removal” of original documents to take photocopies and to further use information amounts to theft, the Supreme Court has held. Morphed freedoms By seeking

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The Hindu 15th May

🕔06:46, 15.May 2019

GS 2 Polity and Governance Implementation issues in 10% reservation A well-designed assignment mechanism is vital for the quota for economically weaker sections to work How representative are our representatives? (Hindustan Times) According to the Association for Democratic Reforms (ADR),

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The Hindu 14th May

🕔09:01, 14.May 2019

GS 2 Polity and governance SC to hear plea on cadre allocation The Supreme Court decided to examine on May 17 a government appeal against the Delhi High Court’s decision to quash the cadre allocation of IAS and IPS officers

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The Hindu 13th May

🕔09:51, 13.May 2019

GS 2 Polity and Governance Substantive equality: on SC/ST govt. staff promotions The Supreme Court verdict upholding a Karnataka law to preserve the consequential seniority of Scheduled Caste/Scheduled Tribe candidates promoted on the basis of reservation is notable for being

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