Tag - 2016

Daily Current Affairs – 29th December 2016

Israel, Palestine and the World Reaction Introduction In 1967, Israel seized the parts of Palestine which had been outside its control such as West Bank, East Jerusalem and the Gaza Strip. The United Nations Security Council (UNSC) has ever since passed a series of resolutions asking [...]

Daily Current Affairs – 28th December, 2016

Existence of Financial Exclusion in danger Pradhan Mantri Jan Dhan Yojana was launched in 2014 to provide an impetus for financial inclusion. The mandate is not restricted to opening accounts but to provide easier access to banks through the issuing of RuPay cards. There [...]

Daily Current Affairs – 27th December, 2016

India’s Current Foreign Policy – Critical Analysis Narendra Modi has received a lot of appreciation for his strategy at the world stage. From the very beginning he has been able to build up a lot of excitement around India’s international relations. However, with time his [...]

Daily Current Affairs – 26th December 2016

Data Privacy- A matter of concern Issue Involved- Consumer Privacy has been one such issue in India which has not received sufficient attention in India corresponding to the critical nature of the matter. The problems with respect to privacy include: Lack of awareness among people [...]

Daily Current Affairs – 24th December 2016

Indian Economy- Are the goals clear? During the second half of UPA 2, there was some anxiety over India’s future, especially its economic future. After two and a half years of NDA government, the present scenario brings to the same standards of concern.   Stagnated growth Despite [...]

Daily Current Affairs – 23rd December, 2016

Making India’s foreign policy more humane Need for acknowledgement It has been noticed that the Indian newspapers have filtered the international tragedies to our minds where India is seen responding only to the biggest and most devastating events. Here, Aleppo tragedy seems to be a [...]

Daily Current Affairs – 22nd December, 2016

Missing Children and Trafficking Missing Children in India – Magnitude Missing children is not a problem restricted to any specific state or part of India but has its arms spread all across. Various shocking numbers related to child related crimes are given below. This highlight the [...]

Daily Current Affairs – 21st December, 2016

Manipur violence- Assessing the internal security Manipur has been facing sever hardships in supply of essential items since November 1, 2016 after United Naga Council (UNC) imposed an indefinite economic blockade on the two national highways — NH 2 and NH37 — that serve as [...]

Daily Current Affairs – 19th December, 2016

The Parliament deadlock- Not the right way Parliament makes laws, ensures accountability of the government and scrutinises legislation through the committee system. But above all, Parliament provides a forum and establishes procedures for reflection on, and critical engagement with, what has been done, and what [...]

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 [...]