Investor Education and Protection Fund Authority (IEPFA)

Context The Investor Education and Protection Fund Authority (IEPFA) under the aegis of Ministry of Corporate Affairs has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Indira Gandhi National Open University…

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Design Linked Incentive Scheme

Context With an overall vision to create a vibrant ecosystem for Semiconductor Chip Design in the country, the Ministry of Electronics and Information (MeitY) is seeking applications from 100 domestic…

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Lok Adalat most efficacious tool of ADR

Context Emergence of Lok Adalat as the most efficacious tool of Alternative Dispute Resolution.  Across the country, a total number of 1,27,87,329 cases were disposed of in four National Lok Adalats, which…

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For how long can an MLA be suspended?

Context Recently, the Supreme Court has observed that the suspension of 12 MLAs from the Maharashtra Assembly for a full year is prima facie unconstitutional, and “worse than expulsion”. The SC observed…

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National Education Alliance for Technology Scheme

Context The National Education Alliance for Technology Scheme (NEAT), which is being implemented by the All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE), aims to act as a bridge between edtech…

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The Chinese challenge uncovers India’s fragilities

The Chinese challenge uncovers India’s fragilities Context The border crisis has between India and China laid bare political, economic and diplomatic problems the result of choices made after 2014. The…

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