A game-changer for higher education Editorial 28th Mar'18 The Hindu State of higher education: India is estimated to have over 800 universities (over 40,000 colleges are affiliated to… Read more "Current Affair of the Day (CAD-29032018)"
Table of Contents Introduction Why WTO replaced GATT? Uruguay round and outcomes Principles of trading system – WTO Major WTO agreements Main Ministerial Meets Impact… Read more "India & WTO – Analysis"
Drug Resistance: Collateral Damage Background: Unwarranted use of antibiotics leads to the very bacteria they are directed against to develop immunity towards the medicines. In addition, it… Read more "Current Affair of the Day (CAD-28032018)"
Fast-track courts to dispose cases on legislators: Recently, the Supreme Court greenlit the Centre’s proposal to set up 12 fast-track courts to adjudicate and speedily dispose of… Read more "The need for ‘special’ attention Editorial 26th Mar’18 The Hindu"
The News As per NITI Aayog estimates, hike in the Minimum Support Price (MSP) as per budget announcement could raise the income of farmers by 24%. News… Read more "New MSP may drive up farmer income by 24%"
The News Nearly seven months after banning the practice of 'triple talaq', the Supreme Court today decided to examine the constitutional validity of prevalent practices of polygamy… Read more "SC to examine polygamy in Muslim marriage"
The News The government has started the process of monetizing more than 9,400 enemy properties as per the Enemy Property (Amendment and Validation) Act 2017 and the… Read more "Centre begins process of selling enemy properties"
Delhi quietly becomes first city running on BS-VI fuels Details : The News Delhi has switched to Bharat Stage-VI (BS-VI) fuels, ahead of the scheduled April 1… Read more "Delhi quietly becomes first city running on BS-VI fuels"
Why in News? Indian Navy’s frigate INS Tarkash has recently carried out a “greeting and training” exercise with the U.S. Navy’s Theodore Roosevelt Carrier Strike Group (TRCSG).… Read more "U.S., India hold naval training"
Why in News? Secretary of North Eastern Council (NEC) said that all the schemes funded by NEC will have to be completed by 2020. News Summary… Read more "All schemes by NEC have to be completed by 2020"