Need for a new legal framework governing telecommunication in India

GS2/GS Paper 3 Syllabus: Governance/ S&T   Source: PIB Context: Given emerging technologies such as 5G, IoT, etc., the Ministry of Communication has underscored the need to have a legal framework for these technologies. Direction: Just go through it once. This is just a draft framework and may change in the future. Proposals of the …

Supreme Court: Places of worship act can’t be enforced within the same religion

GS Paper 2 Syllabus: Indian Constitution- evolution, features   Sources: Hindustan Times Context: SC has rejected a petition by a sect of the Jain community under Art 32 to enforce the Places of Worship (Special Provisions) Act 1991 against the alleged conversion of its religious places by another sect of the same religion. What do the …

Issues with India’s public examination System

GS Paper 2 Syllabus: Government Policies and intervention   Source: Indian Express Context: Editorial by Varun Gandhi in which he highlighted how the recruitment process for some government posts never ends. It’s diminishing the demographic dividend. As per CMIE data, India needs to create 20 million jobs annually Direction: Non-political articles by Varun Gandhi are …