Water Management – Institutional Reforms, Conservation Efforts, etc.
Importance for the exams Mains – Understand the problems with the existing water management institutions. How a new institutional framework tries… Continue reading Water Management – Institutional Reforms, Conservation Efforts, etc.
One Rank One Pension Issue
A brisk walk down the memory lane to understand the origins of OROP and the major milestones in its evolution.
BCCI Reforms – Lodha Committee, etc.
What are the key points of Lodha committee report? Analysing the report under various dimensions.
Aadhaar Card Issues
Will Aadhar enable better targeting of subsidies or will it create an Orwellian surveillance apparatus?
Electoral Reforms In India
PM Modi recently advocated for simultaneous elections for the Lok Sabha and State Assemblies. This has set off the debate over the long pending electoral reforms in the country.
NITI Aayog’s Assessment
The Aayog seeks to evolve a shared vision of national development priorities sectors and strategies with the active involvement of States in the light of national objectives
NGOs vs. GoI: The Conflicts and Scrutinies
Last year, a much publicised leaked report by the Intelligence Bureau (IB) warned us that several NGOs, including Greenpeace India, were having a detrimental effect on India’s economic development. What does it mean? What's the background story and milestone developments in this news segment?
National Green Tribunal’s Role and Contributions
In the corridors of the Ministry of Environment, Forests and Climate Change (MoEF&CC), growing frustration is evident against NGT. Some call it a “power-hungry institution” that has failed the purpose for which it was created. But does NGT need to be reined in or do we need to give it more powers? How has it fared on various counts?
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