Supreme court verdict: Sabarimala temple #42

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Syllabus: GS paper 1: Women issue, GS paper 2: Judiciary

'Supreme court has been at the forefront in reformation of religion in India'. Discuss in light of the recent Kerala’s Sabarimala temple Supreme court judgement.

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Gene editing and ethical concerns #41

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Syllabus: GS paper 3: S&T, GS paper 4: Ethics

What are designer babies? What are the ethical concerns associated with gene editing?

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Project DRIP #40

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Syllabus: GS paper 3: Disaster management

'The devastation potential of dam failures is far higher in India than other countries owing to the denser habitation.' Discuss the status of dams in India and the DRIP project.

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Supreme court verdict on Adultery #39

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Syllabus: GS 1: Society, GS 2: Judiciary

'Law on adultery reflected the Victorian morality of the bygone era'. Comment in the light of the recent supreme court verdict.

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Supreme court: Aadhaar verdict #38

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Syllabus: GS 2– Governance

'Aadhaar is a game changer in a poor country like India where the citizen even lack a basic identity document'. Discuss the importance of aadhaar in light of the recent Supreme court verdict.

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Bhavantar Bhugtan Yojana & Rythu Bandhu scheme #37

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Syllabus: GS 2 — Government schemes, GS3 — Agriculture

'Co-operative federalism  also means that the union government and the state government learn from each other'. Discuss the MP's Bhavantar Bhugtan Yojana and Telangana's Rythu Bandhu Scheme in improving the status of agriculture in India in this light.

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Bank consolidation: Bank of Baroda (BoB), Dena Bank and Vijaya Bank #36

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Syllabus: GS-3–> Indian Economy

'Bank consolidation is a necessary step to curb the rising NPA issue but not sufficient'. Comment.

 

First read: Problem of rising NPA

Why in news?

  • The government recently proposed the amalgamation of state-owned Bank of Baroda (BoB), Dena Bank and Vijaya Bank.

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Multidimensional Poverty Index 2018 #35

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Syllabus: GS paper-1 : Society, GS paper-3: Financial inclusion

What is Multidimensional Poverty Index (MPI)? How has India performed over the years?

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River pollution in India #33

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Syllabus: GS Mains paper 3: Environment and pollution

'River pollution is a serious threat in India'. Comment.

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Afghanistan: US and Pakistan policy #33

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Syllabus: Mains paper 2: International relationship

'The US policy in Afghanistan is constrained by Pakistan'. Comment. 

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