AspirantWorld One liners : 12th June

• The company stated on its website that Facebook has appointed Spoorthi Priya as its complaint officer in India. This move follows the 2021 New Information Technology (Intermediary Guidelines and Digital Media Ethics Code) rules that came into effect last…

AspirantWorld One liners : 11th June

• Interpol has launched a new global database called “I-Familia” to identify missing persons through family DNA and help the police resolve outstanding cases in member countries. I-Familia is the first global database for identifying missing people based on international…

AspirantWorld One liners : 10th June

• The National Scheme Sanctioning Committee (NSSC) of SBM-G approved the Annual Implementation Plan (AIP) of States and UTs. It allocated Rs. 40,700 crores under Swachh Bharat Mission (Grameen) towards solid and liquid waste management (SLWM) arrangements support for over…

[Editorial Analysis] Do no harm

Mains Paper 2: Polity Prelims level: Conversion Therapy Mains level: Fundamental Rights Context: • Recently Madras high court in its ruling on S Sushma v Commissioner of police explicitly called for an India-wide ban on Conversion Therapy. • It also…

AspirantWorld One liners : 9th June

• OneWeb, a Low Earth Orbit (LEO) satellite communications operator, has launched its next batch of 36 Russian satellites. With the latest launch, OneWeb’s total in-orbit constellation now stands at 218 satellites. These would be added to OneWeb’s fleet of…

AspirantWorld One liners : 8th June

• India will vote in favour of the Maldives in the election of the President of the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) on June 7th. The President is the General Assembly’s presiding officer. The UNGA member countries vote for the…