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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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Global Risks Report 2022

Context Environmental factors like human environmental damage and natural resource crisis were also believed to be among the top 10 risks in the period, the Global Risks Report 2022 stated. Key Findings…

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India State of Forest Report 2021

Context Recently, Minister for Environment, Forest and Climate Change released the ‘India State of Forest Report 2021’ prepared by the Forest Survey of India (FSI) which has been mandated to…

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