Prakash Singh judgment on police reforms 2006

Prakash Singh judgment on police reforms 2006 Context Political interference in police postings continues despite the landmark Prakash Singh judgment nearly a decade-and-a-half ago that addressed the issue and was…

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Integrated Health Information Platform (IHIP)

Context Recently, the Union Minister of Health & Family Welfare launched the Integrated Health Information Platform (IHIP). Key Details of Integrated Health Information Platform The Integrated Health Information Platform is…

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I-Familia: Global Database to Identify Missing Persons

Context Recently, the Interpol has launched a new global database named “I-Familia” to identify missing persons through family DNA. About I-Familia Platform The INTERPOL applied cutting-edge scientific research and used the DNA of relatives to identify missing…

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Surakshit Hum Surakshit Tum Abhiyaan

Context Recently, NITI Aayog has launched Surakshit Hum Surakshit Tum Abhiyaan. About Surakshit Hum Surakshit Tum Abhiyaan It is joint initiative of NITI Aayog and Piramal Foundation. It is launched in 112 Aspirational Districts to assist district administrations…

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World Press Freedom Index 2021

Context Recently, the World Press Freedom Index 2021 has been published by the international journalism not-for profit body, Reporters Without Borders (RSF). Key Findings of World Press Freedom Index 2021…

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India elected to UN Economic and Social Council for 2022-24 term

Context Recently, India elected to UN Economic and Social Council, one of the six main organs of the United Nations, for the 2022-24 term. Key Details India was elected in…

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What the G7 corporate tax deal means for India

Context Recently, advanced economies making up the G7 grouping have reached a “historic” corporate tax deal on taxing multinational companies.  Key Details G7 corporate tax deal  The first decision that…

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Performance Grading Index (PGI) 2019-20

Context Recently, the Union Minister of Education has released the Performance Grading Index (PGI) 2019-20 for states and union territories. Key Findings Punjab, Chandigarh, Tamil Nadu, Andaman & Nicobar Islands and Kerala…

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