A word of advice on OTT and the draft Telecom Bill

Source– The post is based on the article “A word of advice on OTT and the draft Telecom Bill” published in The Hindu on 25th November 2022. Syllabus: GS2- Parliament and state legislatures Relevance: Bills and Acts of the Parliament News- The article explains the issues related to inclusion of OTT communication services within the… Continue reading A word of advice on OTT and the draft Telecom Bill

India-Australia trade pact’s ratification is good, but staying competitive is critical

Source– The post is based on the article “India-Australia trade pact’s ratification is good, but staying competitive is critical” published in The Hindu on 25th November 2022. Syllabus: GS2- Bilateral groupings and agreements Relevance: India-Australia trade and economic relations News- The article explains the recently concluded free trade agreement between India and Australia. What are… Continue reading India-Australia trade pact’s ratification is good, but staying competitive is critical

Disquiet in Northeast

Source: This post is created based on the article “Disquiet in Northeast” published in The Hindu on 25th November 2022. Syllabus: GS Paper 2 – issues and challenges pertaining to the federal structure News: The boundary dispute between Meghalaya and Assam has resurfaced after the killing of five villagers from Meghalaya by Assam forest guards.… Continue reading Disquiet in Northeast

Why the admission of a disabled person to the European Space Agency is a win

Source: This post is created based on the article “Why the admission of a disabled person to the European Space Agency is a win” published in Indian Express on 25th November 2022. Syllabus: GS Paper 2 – Social Issues News: European Space Agency (ESA) has expanded the requirements to become an astronaut to make it… Continue reading Why the admission of a disabled person to the European Space Agency is a win

Courts’ Pendency Crisis: One Wheel Cannot Move A Chariot

Source: The post is based on an article “Courts’ Pendency Crisis: One Wheel Cannot Move A Chariot” published in The Times of India on 25th November 2022. Syllabus: GS 2 – Governance Relevance: reforms required in Indian judiciary News: India has the largest number of pending court cases in the world which is around 47 million and as… Continue reading Courts’ Pendency Crisis: One Wheel Cannot Move A Chariot

Russia’s nuclear icebreakers and militarisation of the Arctic

Source– The post is based on the article “Russia’s nuclear icebreakers and militarisation of the Arctic” published in The Hindu on 25th November 2022. Syllabus: GS2- Effects of policies of developed and developing countries on India interest Relevance: Increasing importance of Arctic News- The article explains the increasing significance of the Arctic. It also explains… Continue reading Russia’s nuclear icebreakers and militarisation of the Arctic

The G20 president’s responsibility: Ensuring the delivery of the new loss and damage climate fund

Source– The post is based on the article “The G20 president’s responsibility: Ensuring the delivery of the new loss and damage climate fund” published in The Indian Express on 25th November 2022. Syllabus: GS2- Bilateral groupings involving India interest. GS3- Environment degradation News- The article explains the opportunity provided by the G20 presidency to ensure… Continue reading The G20 president’s responsibility: Ensuring the delivery of the new loss and damage climate fund

Be Punchy On Munchy – On Front of Packet Labelling (FOPL)

Source: The post is based on an article “Be Punchy On Munchy” published in The Times of India on 25th November 2022. Syllabus: GS 3 – Food Processing Relevance: benefits and concerns associated with Front of Packet Labelling News: Front of Packet Labelling (FOPL) will become mandatory for the Indian snack industry after four years by FSSAI. What… Continue reading Be Punchy On Munchy – On Front of Packet Labelling (FOPL)

Pricing power – After doing course correction, TRAI needs to free tariffs

Source: The post is based on the article “Pricing power – After doing course correction, TRAI needs to free tariffs” published in the Business Standard on 25th November 2022. Syllabus: GS – 3 – Changes in industrial policy and their effects on industrial growth. Relevance: About the recent amendment to the new tariff order (NTO) 2.0. News: Recently,… Continue reading Pricing power – After doing course correction, TRAI needs to free tariffs

What the measles outbreak in India reveals

Source: The post is based on the article “What the measles outbreak in India reveals” published in the Indian Express on 25th November 2022. Syllabus: GS – 2 – Issues relating to development and management of Social Sector/Services relating to Health. Relevance: About the recent Measles outbreak. News: A measles outbreak in Mumbai has raised concerns amongst the… Continue reading What the measles outbreak in India reveals