CYBERCRIME AGAINST WOMEN

Introduction: Information Technology solutions have opened the way for a new world of internet, business networking, and e-banking, which is emerging as a way to cut expenses and transform complex economic matters into simpler, faster, more efficient, and time-saving operations. Various criminals, such as hackers […]

INDIA CENTRAL ASIA RELATIONS

Introduction: Afghanistan’s dramatic events have sparked new geostrategic and geoeconomic worries for the region. The changing environment has posed new problems for India’s regional and bilateral relations with Central Asia and the Caucasus, forcing the country to rethink its rules of engagement in the region. […]

POSH ACT

POSH ACT   About the Justice JS Verma Committee: After the Nirbhaya incident in December 2012, the Justice JS Verma committee was formed and provided recommendations for tightening laws to combat crimes against women. Recommendations of the JS Verma Committee on the Sexual Harassment at […]

DAM SAFETY ACT

Context: After a four-hour debate, the Rajya Sabha approved the Dam Safety Bill, 2019, which allows for the monitoring, inspection, operation, and maintenance of all defined dams across the country and has been contested for decades. The Lok Sabha passed the Bill in August of […]

RAISING LEGAL AGE OF MARRIAGE

Context: Women’s legal marriage age will be raised from 18 to 21 years old, according to the Cabinet. This judgment was made following the advice of a panel led by Jaya Jaitly. About the Working Group: Last year, Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman recommended a panel […]

DRUG MENACE IN INDIA

Background: The Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment has proposed that the National Fund to Control Drug Abuse be used for de-addiction programs rather than policing efforts. A proposal to decriminalize small-scale drug possession, as defined under the Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances (NDPS) Act […]

CRYPTO ASSETS CONUNDRUM

Background: One of the most commonly mentioned benefits of crypto assets is that they make finance more open and decentralized. India, on the other hand, already has Jan Dhan, the largest financial inclusion program in the world. 430 million bank accounts for the unbanked have […]

NATIONAL SECURITY POLICY OF INDIA

Introduction: In addition to land, sea, air, and space, cyber is frequently referred to as the fifth dimension of combat. It looks that cyber warfare will increasingly become a regular part of a nation’s arsenal. Despite the fact that India is third in the world […]

ELECTORAL BONDS

About Electoral Bonds: Electoral Bonds are a type of financial instrument that can be used to make payments to political parties. The bonds are available in denominations of Rs. 1,000, Rs. 10,000, Rs. 1 lakh, Rs. 10 lakh, and Rs. 1 crore, with no upper […]

INDIA UAE RELATIONS

Relations between the two countries: In the United Arab Emirates, approximately 3 million Indians live in peace. India finds a ready partner in the UAE as it wants to strengthen economic engagement and security collaboration with the Gulf. With security concerns arising from the turbulence […]