UNIFORM CIVIL CODE

About the Uniform Civil Code: UCC is a bill that would establish a single law for the entire country, which would apply to all religious sects in personal concerns such as marriage, divorce, inheritance, and adoption. According to Article 44 of the Constitution, the state […]

MANDAL COMMISSION

Introduction: Under Prime Minister Morarji Desai’s leadership, the Government of India established the Mandal Commission, also known as the SEBC (Socially and Educationally Backward Classes Commission), on January 1, 1979. This Commission was presided over by B P Mandal, a Member of Parliament. The Mandal […]

TOBACCO INDUSTRY IN INDIA

Statistics related to Tobacco consumption in India: In India, tobacco smoking is acknowledged to be a substantial risk factor for a variety of noncommunicable diseases. In India, there is a lot of tobacco abuse. In India, 28.6 percent of individuals over the age of 15 […]

MINIMUM SUPPORT PRICE

What is MSP: The MSP is the rate at which the government buys crops from farmers, and it is based on a computation of at least one-and-a-half times the farmers’ cost of production. MSP stands for “minimum support price” for any crop that the government […]

REFORMS IN CIVIL AVIATION SECTOR OF INDIA

Introduction: The shipping and aviation industries contribute considerably to most countries’ GDP, therefore ensuring economic growth and development is vital. Many countries throughout the world have already offered large finance packages for their national aviation industries, recognizing its importance. The Indian government has also announced […]

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 […]