TOPIC: GS PAPER-2; INTERNATIONAL ORGANISATIONS Why in News: India has been elected a non-permanent member of the UN Security Council for the term 2021-22. United Nations Security Council The United Nations Security Council (UNSC) is one of the six principal organs of the United Nations (UN), charged… Read More »UNSC (United Nations Security Council)
TOPIC:GS PAPER-2;GOVERNMENT POLICIES AND INTERVENTIONS Why in News: In light of the institution of new PM-CARES fund, this article explores the two funds in the name of the Prime Minister. Background:• Towards the end of March, Prime Minister Narendra Modi instituted a new PM-CARES Fund,… Read More »PM CARES FUND and PM NATIONAL RELIEF FUND
TOPIC- GOVERNANCE(ACCOUNTABILITY and TRANSPARENCY) Background History •Political advertising is advertisements used for the purpose of appealing, directly or indirectly, for votes or for financial or other support in any election campaign. It includes usage of media from conventional to social media for this purpose. •ECI… Read More »ONLINE POLITICAL ADVERTISING
Topic- General Studies Paper-2; Effect of policies and politics of developed and developing countries on India’s interests, Indian diaspora A trade war occurs when one country (Country X) raises tariffs which is a tax or duty on another country’s (Country Y) imports in retaliation for… Read More »US China Trade War impact on India
Topic- General Studies Paper-2; Important aspects of governance, transparency and accountability Social audits show how people’s participation in the planning, execution and monitoring of public programmes leads to better outcomes. They have strengthened the role of the Gram Sabha. Social audits were first mandated by… Read More »How can Social Audits be strengthened?
Topic-General Studies Paper-2; Indian Polity & Constitution Article 35A was not part of the Constitution as it was adopted in 1949. It was added later by a Presidential Order in 1954. This Order was issued under Article 370 of the Indian Constitution, which grants special autonomy to Jammu… Read More »Article 35A- The debate surrounding it
Discuss the role of MHM in enabling women realise their full potential and safeguarding their dignity, bodily integrity and life opportunities.
Topic-General Studies Paper-1; Social Enpowerment, Welfare schemes for vulnerable sections of the population by the Centre and States and General Studies Paper-2; Issues relating to Health. Menstruation is a monthly challenge for billions of women and girls worldwide. At least 500 million women and… Read More »Discuss the role of MHM in enabling women realise their full potential and safeguarding their dignity, bodily integrity and life opportunities.
Topic: Powers, functions and responsibilities of various constitutional bodies Model Code of Conduct (MCC) are a set of guidelines which are to be followed by political parties, leaders, election candidates, government machinery and officials, in the run-up to the elections to ensure fair and free… Read More »Model Code of Conduct (MCC) and it’s role in poll fray