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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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After 14 yrs, NCERT Reviews Guidelines on Curriculum

🕔11:26, 18.May 2019

News A review of the National Curriculum Framework (NCF) will start soon, according to the National Council of Educational Research and Training. More in News The review of the last NCF was published in 2005 NCF provides the framework for

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Babies with low birth weight: trends in world, India

🕔15:34, 16.May 2019

News In the largest such international study, researchers from the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine (LSHTM), UNICEF and the World Health Organisation (WHO) have found that one in every seven babies were born with low birth weight in

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Under-5 Mortality In India – Study Flags Disparity Among States

🕔15:21, 16.May 2019

This article describes the mortality in India – study flags disparity among states. Have a look below. News A new study in The Lancet Global Health has highlighted that the deaths among children under five in India were higher than

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Chunauti scheme faces challenge in Delhi High Court

🕔13:29, 16.May 2019

News The Delhi High Court sought to know the reason behind the segregation of students according to their learning ability under the ‘Chunauti-2018 Plan’ in Delhi government schools. More in News Delhi HC was hearing a petition seeking to strike

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The Article 22 Protection Against Arrest and Detention

🕔15:28, 11.May 2019

Article 22(1) and 22(2) has the below provisions. Well, a person cannot be arrested and also detained without being informed why he is being arrested. However, a person who is arrested cannot be denied to be defended by the legal

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Types and Scopes of Writs in the Constitution of India

🕔16:33, 10.May 2019

In this article, we will discuss about types and scopes of writs in the constitution of India Well, both the Supreme Court (under the Article 32) and the high courts (under the Article 226) can issue the writs of habeas

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Article 35 of Constitution of India

🕔14:14, 10.May 2019

Article 35 of Constitution of India. Well, the legislation to give the effect to the provisions of this Part: Notwithstanding anything in this Constitution of India, (a) The parliament will have, and the Legislature of a State will not have, the

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Article 27 & The Haj Subsidy Issue.

🕔12:39, 10.May 2019

Well, the freedom as to payment of taxes for the promotion of any particular religion: No person will be compelled to pay any kind of taxes, the proceeds of which are specifically appropriated in the payment of the expenses for

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Article 25 and Related Supreme Court Verdicts

🕔01:45, 10.May 2019

Well, it guarantees the freedom to follow any of the religion and also the propagate it, yet this freedom comes with a responsibility to ensure that the public order, morality and also the health is not compromised in the process.

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