Implications of US-China Trade War Updated

🕔17:11, 21.May 2019

News: Google has suspended some of the business with Huawei. Current issue This is the latest development in the long row of US-China trade war that has been started after Donald Trump took the office of the US president. This

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The Abu Dhabi Includes Hindi as Third Official Court Language Updated

🕔15:43, 21.May 2019

In News The Abu Dhabi has included Hindi as the third official language which is used in its courts, alongside Arabic and English, as part of a move designed to improve access to the justice. About Well, this is aimed

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Maharashtra a step closer to opening up data

🕔12:46, 21.May 2019

News A year after new public cloud policy, the Maharashtra Government has transferred 10 terabyte (tb) of data to the centres it leased from private service providers. More in News About 20% of the total government data stored on government-maintained

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Anti-defection Law: Provisions, Concerns & Wayforward

🕔11:36, 21.May 2019

On May 6, the Supreme Court stayed the proceedings initiated by Tamil Nadu Assembly Speaker for the disqualification of three MLAs of the ruling All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (AIADMK) under the anti-defection law.   The Anti-Defection Law was

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India, Pakistan to attend SCO meet

🕔11:18, 21.May 2019

News External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj will attend a meeting of the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO) on May 21-22 in the Kyrgyz capital Bishkek, during which several pressing issues including a thread of terrorism are expected to be discussed. More

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India cuts off UN panel after J&K report

🕔11:17, 21.May 2019

News India has informed the United Nations that India will cut off any communication with the HRC’s Special Rapporteurs with respect to a June 2018 report of the Office of the High Commissioner of Human Rights (OHCHR) on alleged violations

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National Action Plan for Drug Demand Reduction Updated

🕔19:10, 20.May 2019

In News Well, the Ministry of the Social Justice and the Empowerment has drafted a five-year action plan for addressing the problem of the drug and the substance abuse in the country, dumping a long-pending draft policy on the matter.

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U.S – Iran Sanctions : Implications, Impact on India & Way forward

🕔16:07, 20.May 2019

Since the US pulled out of Iran’s 2015 nuclear accord (JCPOA) last year and imposed crippling sanctions on Iran, tensions between the United States and Iran have been on the rise. About Iran and the P5+1—the United States, the United

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Anaemia is a public health emergency that needs to be addressed immediately

🕔12:30, 20.May 2019

Context: India is home to the largest number of malnourished children in the world. Introduction: Although India has successfully reduced the number of people living Below Poverty Line from  306 million in 2011 to 48 Million presently. But the performance

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Venezuela crisis and India

🕔20:22, 19.May 2019

Norway is mediating a talk between Venezuela government and opposition to find a way to solve the ongoing Venezuela crisis. What is Venezuela crisis The crisis in Venezuela is a political crisis, an economic crisis, and a humanitarian crisis. It

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