Monthly Archive: November 2016

Insights into Issues: Copyright Case verdict

    Insights into Issues: Copyright Case verdict   In The Chancellor Masters and Scholars of the University of Oxford vs Rameshwari Photocopy Services case, the Delhi HC gave the verdict that photocopying portions of academic publications to make course packs for students does not amount to copyright infringement. Along with the verdict in Novartis case, this marks an important point...

Lok Sabha TV- Insight: One Nation One Election

    Lok Sabha TV- Insight: One Nation One Election     Prime Minister Mr. Narendra Modi a few months ago had given the idea of holding simultaneous elections to the Lok Sabha, Vidhan Sabha and local bodies. He said that frequent elections affect the functioning of bureaucracy. President Pranab Mukherjee had also backed the same proposal of joint elections...

MOTIVATION: The Checklist

    The Checklist Shreya Kabir All’s been set! Boxes might have been arranged! Revision is being given a final touch and the feeling of relief from the preparation might be mixing with the nervousness of the pounding heart, for the coming days. Indeed we all know these are the few signs of Mains’16 approaching and sitting round the corner....

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 30 November 2016

    Insights Daily Current Affairs, 30 November 2016   Paper 3 Topic: Conservation, environmental pollution and degradation, environmental impact assessment.   Australia’s Great Barrief Reef sees largest coral die-off ever   As per a recently conducted study, a mass bleaching event on the Great Barrier Reef this year killed more corals than ever before sounding the alarm over the...

Insights into Editorial: Long road to gender equality in India

    Long road to gender equality in India   Summary: Gender Budgeting has become a powerful tool for gender mainstreaming. Over the past two decades, women’s empowerment has been increasingly recognized as a crucial factor for any country’s holistic and sustainable development. Several programs and projects across the world have been launched and are currently in progress to bring...