20th August – Editorials/Opinions Analyses

Contents The marriage age misconception Technology as an enabler India and Bangladesh: Teesta river, China’s Role THE MARRIAGE AGE MISCONCEPTION Focus: GS-II Social Justice Introduction On Independence day the Prime minister declared that the government is considering raising the legal age of marriage for girls (currently 18 years) and based on this a task force […]

19th August – Editorials/Opinions Analyses

Contents Time for India and Nepal to make up Committee for Reforms in Criminal Law: Colonial or Decolonial Minimum age of marriage for women: Make it Same TIME FOR INDIA AND NEPAL TO MAKE UP Focus: GS-II International Relations Introduction When the Nepal-India dispute over the Himalayan territory of Limpiyadhura (Kalapani row) flared up, a […]

18th August – Editorials/Opinions Analyses

Contents Jurisdictional conflict in the running of Delhi Judicial remedies for J&K Internet restrictions NGT order fines Mumbai firms for creating ‘gas chambers’ Bhadbhut project explained JURISDICTIONAL CONFLICT IN THE RUNNING OF DELHI Focus: GS-II Governance Introduction The Constitution Bench of the Supreme Court in Government of NCT of Delhi vs. Union of India (2018) […]

16th & 17th August – Editorials/Opinions Analyses

Contents Why has the Israel-UAE pact unsettled Palestine and Iran? What has made the Naga peace process wobble? Freedom and identity, the right to be Govt’s move to Increase bioethanol in petrol What ails with the Agriculture Infrastructure Fund? WHY HAS THE ISRAEL-UAE PACT UNSETTLED PALESTINE AND IRAN? Focus: GS-II International Relations Introduction U.S. President […]

14th August – Editorials/Opinions Analyses

Contents Mauritius oil spill Explained A digital push for healthcare Why organic matter in soil is crucial? MAURITIUS OIL SPILL EXPLAINED Focus: GS-III Environment and Ecology Why in news? A Japanese ship named struck a coral reef resulting in an oil spill of over 1,000 tonnes into the Indian Ocean. The area where it happened […]

13th August – Editorials/Opinions Analyses

Contents A self-reliant foreign policy More than a vaccine, it is about vaccination What is the Perseids meteor shower? Why anti-defection law has failed its purpose? Who is Assamese? A SELF-RELIANT FOREIGN POLICY Focus: GS-II International Relations Introduction Self-reliance is the theme of India’s 74th Independence Day. This concept is commonly associated with the economy […]

12th August – Editorials/Opinions Analyses

Contents India’s population data and Projections From locker rooms to classrooms Hindu women’s inheritance rights Judgement: Explained INDIA’S POPULATION DATA AND PROJECTIONS Focus: GS-II Governance Introduction A new study argues that while India is destined to be the largest country in the world, its population will peak by mid-century and as the 21st century closes, […]

8th August – Editorials/Opinions Analyses

Contents Alert amid uncertainty: RBI Why are forex reserves shooting up now? RBI’s new loan recast scheme ALERT AMID UNCERTAINTY: RBI Focus: GS-III Indian Economy Introduction The RBI has prudently decided to keep the key interest rates unchanged citing the “extreme uncertainty” that characterises the current outlook for inflation and economic activity. Observing that the […]

5th August – Editorials/Opinions Analyses

Contents Violating human rights in the Valley J&K and Ladakh, a year on What happened in Hiroshima and Nagasaki? VIOLATING HUMAN RIGHTS IN THE VALLEY Focus: GS-II Governance Introduction Concerns of Human Rights violations are raised saying unchecked preventive detention — whether in the form of house arrest (admitted or denied) or preventive detention in […]

4th August – Editorials/Opinions Analyses

Contents Toxic brew: on the increase of liquor tragedies Profiteering during a pandemic Is the reign of the Dollar over? TOXIC BREW: ON THE INCREASE OF LIQUOR TRAGEDIES Focus: GS-I Social Issues Why in news? With respect to the recent scourge of illicit liquor striking Punjab, killing more than 100 and crippling many others – […]