[Editorial Analysis] A Vail half full

Mains Paper 2: Health Prelims level: ChAdOx1 ncov 19 vaccine Mains level: Issues relating to the development and management of social sector relating to health, education, human resources Context: • Astra zaneca has partened with the oxford university vaccine group…

AspirantWorld One liners : 27th November

• The Centre has issued a draft Merchant Shipping Bill, 2020 for public consultation. The proposed legislation aims to repeal and replace the Merchant Shipping Act, 1958. The primary aim is to promote the growth of the Indian shipping industry…

[Editorial Analysis] The Red Lines

Mains Paper 2: Governance Prelims level: Separation of power Mains level: Separation of powers between various organs dispute redressal mechanisms and institutions Context: • On the theme of “harmonious coordination between legislature, executive, and judiciary”, at the two-day 80th All…

[Editorial Analysis] A strike for the Constitution

Mains Paper 2: Polity Prelims level: Safeguarding the constitution Mains level: Indian constitution – evolution, features, significant provisions and basic structure Context: • On 26 Nov 1949, the Constituent Assembly submitted the draft constitution. Decades later, Ambedkar’s fears seem to…

[Editorial Analysis] Roll it back

Mains Paper 2: Polity Prelims level: Ordinance Mains level: Indian constitution- Feature and provisions, fundamental rights Context: • Recently, the UP government issued an ordinance on inter-faith marriages. About the ordinance: • The ordinance enables the state to police and…

Draft Merchant Shipping Bill

• Ministry of Ports, Shipping and Waterways has issued a draft of the Merchant Shipping Bill, 2020 for public consultation. It aims to repeal and replace the Merchant Shipping Act, 1958 and the Coasting Vessels Act, 1838. About: • To…

Invest India, UNDP launch SDG Investor Map

• Map will help public and private sector stake-holders direct capital towards Investment Opportunity Areas (IOAs), and White Spaces (Areas of Potential) that can contribute to nationally determined sustainable development needs of the country. About: • Identified 18 IOAs and…