Tag - 2017

Daily Current Affairs – 12th January, 2017

Review of India’s Asian Strategy Introduction Nations which have an important role to play in shaping international relations have restructured their foreign policies, both with respect to defence and economy, as per the needs of the evolving geopolitics. Countries such as the U.S., China and Russia [...]

Daily Current Affairs – 11th January, 2017

India Africa Relationship – Kenya Focus Introduction India has worked hard on maintaining a cordial relationship with Africa and its nations. Both the previous and the present government have done sufficiently well in this regard. The present government boasts of holding the India-Africa Forum Summit in [...]

Daily Current Affairs – 10th January, 2017

Women Safety- Making Cities Safe In news: the New Year eve ‘mass molestation’ incident in Bengaluru has brought back the focus once again on women’s safety as well as public consciousness. Though no complaint had been filed initially, the police have taken up investigation based [...]

IASbaba’s Daily Current Affairs – 9th January, 2017

The Slowing Economy No doubt, India’s growth momentum has slowed down as advanced GDP estimates and gross value added (GVA) for the current fiscal year from the Central Statistics Office clearly revealed the extent of the slowdown. Statistical data The GDP growth is now pegged at [...]

Daily Current Affairs – 7th January, 2017

Transgender and Related Issues Introduction Indian policy makers have been progressing fast on the issue of transgenders. Recently, the cabinet also approved the Transgender Persons (Protection of Rights) Bill 2016. Government is also evolving mechanisms for their social, economic and educational empowerment. Efforts need to be [...]

Daily Current Affairs – 5th January, 2017

India Bangladesh Relationship Introduction India was the first country to recognize Bangladesh as a separate and independent state and established diplomatic relations with the country immediately after its independence in December 1971. India had played a very huge role in Bangladesh’s freedom struggle. India’s links with Bangladesh are [...]

Daily Current Affairs – 3rd January, 2017

Reservation- Eligibility and non-eligibility  In news: The country has suddenly witnessed spike in agitations coming across the dominant sections, more bluntly- the dominant castes of the society, to get reservations. This is validated from the agitations carried out by Patidars in Gujarat, the Marathas in [...]

Daily Current Affairs – 2nd January 2017

Communicating the science Science has brought forward remarkable changes in lives of human beings. This has been possible because the researches made in laboratories and on-field sites have been documented and communicated to the world. Science communication activities have gained momentum in India in [...]