Armed Forces (Special Powers) Act (AFSPA):

GS Paper 3: Topics Covered: Challenges to internal security through communication networks, role of media and social networking sites in internal security challenges, basics of cyber security; money-laundering and its prevention.   Context: The Centre has decided to constitute a committee to study the possibility of withdrawing the Armed Forces (Special Powers) Act (AFSPA) from …

What is tokenisation and why has RBI issued new guidelines?

GS Paper 3: Topics Covered: Inclusive growth and issues arising out of it.   Context: The Reserve Bank of India has extended the implementation date of card-on-file (CoF) tokenisation norms by six months to June 30, 2022. As per new guidelines, online players will have to delete any credit and debit card data stored on …