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Reform in Science setup, Delay in justice delivery,Current Affairs 17th April, 2017

NATIONAL TOPIC: General Studies 2 Government policies and interventions for development in various sectors and issues arising out of their design and implementation. General Studies 3 Science and Technology‐ developments and their applications and effects in everyday life. Achievements of Indians in science & technology; indigenization of [...]

Daily Current Affairs – 17th March, 2017

Goa’s conundrum and options Introduction Indian constitution is an ideal document. It doesn’t specify many clear provisions but leaves it to healthy precedents that can develop over time. Governor’s office being an important constitutional office has much discretion. It has been a matter of debate since [...]

Daily Current Affairs – 17th February, 2017

Urban Governance Issues and Problems Introduction The rapid growth that India is seeing is visible in urban sprawl that is visible. This is reflective on the state of infrastructure, pressure on land, water and all basic necessities. Poor planning and lack of coordination between multiple agencies [...]

Daily Current Affairs – 17th January, 2017

Climate Change – Impact and Innovations Introduction Climate change is a phenomenon which is often related to natural disasters such as heat wave, floods and cyclones. However, other than these disasters, climate change is bound to have many other effects as well. These effects might lead [...]

Daily Current Affairs – 17th December, 2016

India Indonesia Relations Introduction India and Indonesia have shared two millennia of close cultural and commercial contacts. The Hindu, Buddhist and later Muslim faith travelled to Indonesia from the shores of India. The Indonesian folk art and dramas are based on stories from the great epics [...]

Daily Current Affairs – 17th November, 2016

India-China and the Changing World Order   Evolution of the world order The control of nations on the global geopolitics has shifted hands from Asian powers till the late 18thCentury to the Western nations such as United Kingdom and United States of America. The late 19th [...]

Daily Current Affairs – 17th October, 2016

8th BRICS SUMMIT — GOA DECLARATION In News: The 8th BRICS summit was held in Goa. The summit concluded with adaptation of Goa Declaration. The theme for the summit was “Building Responsive, Inclusive and Collective Solutions”. BRICS — Five-nation powerful grouping — Brazil, Russia, India, [...]

Daily Current Affairs – 17th September, 2016

BRICS 2016- Challenge to sustain the significance In news: The annual BRICS summit will be hosted by India in October 2016 with the theme “Building Responsive, Inclusive and Collective Solutions”. The BRICS dynamics and the emerging situation of ‘too many cooks spoil the broth’ is [...]

Daily Current Affairs – 17th August, 2016

NAVIC: India’s eye in the sky About NAVIC Navigation with Indian Constellation (NAVIC) is India’s indigenous global navigation satellite system. NAVIC is expected to become fully operational from this month. NAVIC consists of a constellation of three geostationary, four geosynchronous and two on-standby satellites. NAVIC [...]