Supreme Court Frees Perarivalan

Supreme Court Frees Perarivalan

Context: In ordering the release of Rajiv Gandhi assassination case convict A G Perarivalan, the Supreme Court Bench of Justices L Nageswara Rao and B R Gavai invoked the extraordinary power conferred on the court under Article 142 of the Constitution. Relevance: GS-II: Polity and Governance Dimensions of the Article: What is Article 142 of […]

India’s Vulnerability to Drought

Context:  A United Nations report has revealed that many parts of India fall under the list of regions that are vulnerable to drought globally. The report also stated that India’s Gross Domestic Product (GDP) reduced by 2 to 5% between 1998 and 2017 due to severe droughts in the country. Globally, droughts in the same […]

PIB Summaries 19 May 2022

PIB Analysis

CONTENTS Election Commission of India PM Gati Shakti Hunar Haat Election Commission of India Focus: GS II- Polity and Governance Why in News? Recently, the President appointed Rajiv Kumar as the Chief Election Commissioner (25th CEC). About Election Commission of India The Election Commission of India is an autonomous constitutional authority responsible for administering Union and […]

Editorials/Opinions Analysis For UPSC 19 May 2022

Editorial Analysis

Editorials/Opinions Analysis For UPSC 19 May 2022 Contents A war that is shrinking India’s geopolitical options Ensuring a sustainable vaccination programme A War That Is Shrinking India’s Geopolitical Options Context What was initially assumed in New Delhi to be a quick confrontation between Russia and Ukraine, the war in Europe is now raging on with […]

Current Affairs 19 May 2022

Current Affairs

CONTENTS India’s vulnerability to drought Supreme Court frees Perarivalan National Policy on Biofuels Sudden Infant Death Syndrome Sela Tunnel India’s Vulnerability to Drought Context:  A United Nations report has revealed that many parts of India fall under the list of regions that are vulnerable to drought globally. The report also stated that India’s Gross Domestic […]