Tagged: INSIGHTS

Insights into Editorial: Why India needs a uniform civil code

Insights into Editorial: Why India needs a uniform civil code Livemint 04 July 2016 The Union Law Ministry recently asked the Law Commission to examine in detail all issues pertaining to the Uniform Civil Code and submit a report to the government. With this, issues related to the implementation of UCC across India have once again come to the fore....

India’s World – Brexit and its consequences

India’s World – Brexit and its consequences Summary: UK is all set to hold a referendum to decide whether Britain should leave or remain in the European Union. This is as per the promise made by the British PM Cameron. He had promised to hold a referendum over the Brexit issue. Britain wants to leave the group as it had...

Insights into Editorial: Renegotiation of PPP contracts becomes a reality

Insights into Editorial: Renegotiation of PPP contracts becomes a reality 04 March 2016 Article Link   India’s finance minister Arun Jaitley announced three new initiatives on building infrastructure through the so-called public-private partnership (PPP) mode in the national budget he presented to Parliament on 29 February. The three initiatives are: Public Utility (Resolution of Disputes) Bill: It will shortly be...

Insights into Editorial: Plan B for free speech

Insights into Editorial: Plan B for free speech 16 February 2016 Article Link Over the decades, the Indian Supreme Court has developed a rich and robust jurisprudence of free speech and, with a few exceptions, has generally ruled in favour of free speech against repressive measures. This was most recently evidenced in the famous Shreya Singhal judgment that held Section...

[Insights Secure – 2016] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Events: 12 February 2016

[Insights Secure – 2016] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Events: 12 February  2016 Archives – Secure 2015 Archives – Secure 2016 Click on EACH question to post/read  answers. General Studies – 1; Topic:World geography 1) Differentiate between meteorite and asteroid. Describe how they are named. (150 Words) The Indian Express General Studies – 2 Topic:Government policies and interventions for development in various...