Commission of Railway Safety (CRS)

Context Investigation into the recent tragic train accident in Odisha, the deadliest train crash in India in over two decades, ...
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What is KAVACH system?

Context An electronic track management system KAVACH used by the railways has become the focus of investigations after last week’s ...
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17th Lok Sabha shortest full-term since 1952

Context Recently, Hon'ble Prime Minister has inaugurated India’s new Parliament building.  Performance of 17th Lok Sabha The 17th Lok Sabha, ...
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Foucault pendulum

Context One of the features of the new Parliament building in New Delhi, inaugurated on May 28, is a Foucault pendulum suspended ...
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What is practice of forum shopping?

Context Recently, Chief Justice of India (CJI) said that, he will not permit forum shopping. What is practice of forum ...
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Model Prisons Act 2023

Context The Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) announced that it has finalized the preparation of the Model Prisons Act 2023, ...
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Article 239AA of the Constitution

Context Recently, the Supreme Court interpreted Article 239AA of the Constitution, the provision that deals with the governance structure of ...
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28th Controller General of Accounts (CGA)

Context Shri S.S. Dubey took charge as the Controller General of Accounts (CGA) of India. Key Details Shri Dubey is ...
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Parliamentary privilege and Committee of Privileges

Context Rajya Sabha Chairman recently directed a parliamentary committee to probe the alleged breach of privilege by 12 Opposition MPs ...
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CEC and EC new appointment rules by SC

Context The Supreme Court ruled that the appointment of the Chief Election Commissioner (CEC) and Election Commissioners by the President will ...
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