Improving Agriculture Yield in India – Explained, pointwise

For 7PM Editorial Archives click HERE → Introduction India is poised to become the most populous nation in the world. The UN Report on World Population Prospects estimates that India’s population is expected to reach 1.5 billion by 2030. The global population is estimated to reach 8.5 billion by 2030 and 9.7 billion by 2050. This will put… Continue reading Improving Agriculture Yield in India – Explained, pointwise

Draft Digital Personal Data Protection Bill, 2022: Benefits and Concerns – Explained, pointwise

For 7PM Editorial Archives click HERE → Introduction The Government has released the draft of the proposed Digital Personal Data Protection Bill, 2022 (DPDP Bill) for public comments. The Bill is expected to be introduced in the Parliament in the Budget Session 2023. The Bill has undergone multiple iterations. The first draft, the Personal Data Protection Bill, 2018… Continue reading Draft Digital Personal Data Protection Bill, 2022: Benefits and Concerns – Explained, pointwise

COP27: Outcomes and Concerns – Explained, pointwise

For 7PM Editorial Archives click HERE → Introduction The 2022 United Nations Climate Change Framework Convention (UNFCCC) Conference of Parties (COP), commonly referred to as COP27, concluded recently in Sharm el-Sheikh (Egypt). The COP is the apex decision-making body of the United Nations Climate Change Framework Convention (UNFCCC). The COP has been held annually since the first UN… Continue reading COP27: Outcomes and Concerns – Explained, pointwise

Countering Terror Financing – Explained, pointwise

For 7PM Editorial Archives click HERE → Introduction The Third Ministerial of ‘No Money for Terror’ (NMFT) on Counter-Terror Financing was held in New Delhi recently. Delegates from ~75 countries and international bodies attended the event. The event was focused on ways to combat global terror financing networks. Prior to this, India had also hosted a special meeting… Continue reading Countering Terror Financing – Explained, pointwise

[Yojana November Summary] Blue Economy – Explained, pointwise

For 7PM Editorial Archives click HERE → Introduction The rapid population rise has put an immense pressure on the natural resources. Population growth has outpaced the regenerative capacity of the natural systems, more so for the land based ecosystems. Oceans are Earth’s most valuable natural resources. Oceans provide energy, food, and livelihood opportunities among others. Oceans are also used… Continue reading [Yojana November Summary] Blue Economy – Explained, pointwise

Permanent Commission for Women in the Armed Forces – Explained, pointwise

For 7PM Editorial Archives click HERE → Introduction The Supreme Court has directed the Union Government and the Indian Air Force to consider granting Permanent Commission (PC) to 32 retired women Short Service Commission (SSC) officers. The 3-Judge Bench of the Supreme Court said that the women IAF officers, if found eligible by the IAF for grant of Permanent… Continue reading Permanent Commission for Women in the Armed Forces – Explained, pointwise

[Download] 7 PM Weekly Compilation -November 2022 – 1st and 2nd week

ello everyone. We are posting the weekly Compilation of 7 PM Daily Current Affairs Analysis for the month of November 2022 – 1st and 2nd week Click on the following link to download Download About 7 PM:- The idea behind 7 PM Daily Editorial is to give aspirants in-depth analysis of news articles from different newspapers… Continue reading [Download] 7 PM Weekly Compilation -November 2022 – 1st and 2nd week

Progress on the SDGs: Gender Snapshot 2022 – Explained, pointwise

For 7PM Editorial Archives click HERE → Introduction The Progress on SDGs: Gender Snapshot 2022 has been released by the UN Women and the UN Department of Economic and Social Affairs (UN DESA). The Report presents the latest evidence on gender equality across all the 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). Highlighting the poor progress, the Report has called… Continue reading Progress on the SDGs: Gender Snapshot 2022 – Explained, pointwise

India’s Strategy for Net Zero – Explained, pointwise

For 7PM Editorial Archives click HERE → Introduction India had announced the target to achieve Net Zero by 2070 at the COP26 (in 2021) at Glasgow. At the COP27 in Egypt, the Government has released it Long-Term Low-Carbon Development Strategy (LT-LEDS). All 195 signatory countries to the UN Climate Agreement are supposed to submit their long-term strategy document… Continue reading India’s Strategy for Net Zero – Explained, pointwise

Climate Finance: Meaning, Need and Challenges – Explained, pointwise

For 7PM Editorial Archives click HERE → Introduction At the opening of the COP27 of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC), former Vice President of the US and Environmentalist, Mr. Al Gore remarked that, “We are not doing enough“. He was referring to the renewed focus on exploitation of fossil fuels and the lack of… Continue reading Climate Finance: Meaning, Need and Challenges – Explained, pointwise