IN-SPACe Context: The Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi inaugurated the headquarters of the Indian National Space Promotion and Authorisation Centre (IN-SPACe) at Bopal, Ahmedabad today. What is IN-SPACe? The Union Government in order to increase the private sector participation has established this platform. This will […]

Tensions in Taiwan

Tensions in Taiwan Context: Beijing will “not hesitate to start a war” if Taiwan declares independence, China’s Defence Minister warned his U.S. counterpart on Friday, the latest salvo between the superpowers over the island. This incident comes during the time when recently, The President of […]

An Overlook into Indus Waters Treaty (IWT)

An Overlook into Indus Waters Treaty (IWT) Context: Recently, the 118th meeting of the Permanent Indus Commission (PIC) comprising the Indus Commissioners of India and Pakistan was held in New Delhi. About the treaty: The Indus Waters Treaty (IWT) was signed in the year 1960 […]

India’s Patent Regime

India’s Patent Regime Context: The U.S. Trade Representative (USTR) said in a report released last month that India was one of the most challenging major economies as far as IP protection and enforcement is concerned. It has decided to retain India on its Priority Watch […]