Daily Archive: August 25, 2017

Writing an Essay – Showing who you are, on paper. – Mittali Sethi, IAS (Essay -160 marks)

  Writing an Essay – Showing who you are, on paper. – Mittali Sethi, IAS (Essay -160 marks)   Hi everyone! This will be the last in the series of articles I have written at Insights regarding preparation for Civil Services. As I leave for training in a day, deadlines are here and so, my sincere apologies to those who...

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 25 Aug 2017

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 25 Aug 2017   Paper 2:   Topic: Indian Constitution- historical underpinnings, evolution, features, amendments, significant provisions and basic structure.   Right to privacy   The Supreme Court has ruled right to privacy is intrinsic to the entire fundamental rights chapter of the Constitution. The court has held that “the right to privacy is protected as...

Insights into Editorial: A BIT of critique

Insights into Editorial: A BIT of critique   Background: Justice Dispensing System in India has come under great stress for various reasons including huge pendency of cases in various courts. The injustice is particularly egregious in commercial disputes, where cases remain pending for years. Accordingly, arbitration provides an effective and efficient alternative window for dispute resolution.  The Government of India...

All India Radio New Summary

All India Radio New Summary A nine-judge constitution bench of Supreme Court unanimously declares ‘Right to Privacy’ a fundamental right In a landmark decision, the Supreme Court today declared the right to privacy a fundamental right under the constitution. A nine-judge constitution bench headed by Chief Justice JS Khehar ruled that right to privacy is an intrinsic part of the...