States’ lax response to lynching

The story so far: The Supreme Court has asked the Ministry of Home Affairs and the governments of Maharashtra, Odisha, Rajasthan, Bihar, Madhya Pradesh and Haryana to respond to a petition by the National Federation of Indian Women (NFIW). The petition questions their inaction against mob violence and lynching of …

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Charting the path for the Sixteenth Finance Commission

Why in NEWS The Sixteenth Finance Commission is due to be set up shortly. Many critical changes have taken place since the constitution of the Fifteenth Finance Commission in November 2017 that includes COVID-19 and the subsequent geopolitical challenges. The combined government debt-GDP ratio had also shot up close to …

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Sabang port, which was seen in the news, is located in which country? [A] India [B] Myanmar [C] Indonesia [D] Sri Lanka   Which Union Ministry notified ‘New Rules for Anti-Tobacco Warnings on OTT platforms’? [A] Union Health Ministry [B] Union Information and Broadcasting Ministry [C] Union Communication Ministry [D] …

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Is the delimitation question settled?

Representation is not merely by per capita representation; it involves a greater accommodation of diverse characteristics. Context Delimitation is the process of redrawing boundaries of Lok Sabha and State Assembly constituencies based on a recent Census to ensure that each seat has an almost equal number of voters. The last …

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Clean Energy solutions

Clean Energy solutions Source: PIB Context Addressing the Clean Energy Ministerial (CEM -14) 8th Mission Innovation (MI-8) meeting, being attended by representatives of over 40 countries in Goa yesterday, Union Minister of State (Independent Charge) Science & Technology; MoS PMO, Personnel, Public Grievances, Pensions, Atomic Energy and Space Dr Jitendra …

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