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India’s trade: Balancing between two major powers Current Affairs – 22nd March, 2017

HIV Bill Introduction HIV is a crucial concern for India and receives highest policy attention. It has seen phase wise attention with NACO as the nodal institution. The new HIV bill has raised interest and concerns simultaneously. Issue: The long-awaited HIV Bill, a crucial public health legislation guaranteeing [...]

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 – 22nd November, 2016

Indore- Patna Express derailment- Learning from disasters In news: the derailment of Indore-Patna Express causing death of more than 140 people is a sad reality of strained infrastructure of Indian Railways which is crying for reforms. India’s railway network caters to about seven billion passenger [...]

Daily Current Affairs – 22nd October, 2016

India-EU water management cooperation Recently, a MoU was signed between Indian and the European Union (EU) on water cooperation at the World Sustainable Development Summit. Both share a vision for a sustainable water management. Brief of MoU: The MoU envisages strengthening the technological, scientific and management [...]

Daily Current Affairs – 22nd September, 2016

Increasing failing Court Orders Recently, we came across some incidents where Supreme Court orders were defied by many- Cauvery issue: Karnataka government decided to defy the Supreme Court’s order on the release of Cauvery waters to Tamil Nadu. BCCI issue: Board of Control for Cricket [...]

Daily Current Affairs – 22nd August, 2016

Dalit Capitalism: Is it the Way to Emancipation? (Part-II) Summary of previous article [Dalit Capitalism: Is it the Way to Emancipation? (Part-I)] The NDA government, under Prime Minister Narendra Modi, has placed high bet on rapid industrialization and ‘Dalit Capitalism’ (Dalits engagement with capital) for the [...]