How do personality rights protect celebrities?

GS Paper 4   Source: The Hindu Context: The Delhi High Court recently passed an interim order to prevent the unlawful use of Bollywood star Amitabh Bachchan’s name, image and voice.  The court restrained people from infringing the personality rights of the actor.  Personality rights: Personality rights refer to the right of a person to …

Antimicrobial resistance: Here’s what can be done to address environmental AMR in India

GS Paper 4 Syllabus: Issues relating to health   Source: DTE Direction: The article discusses the issue of AMR – what it is, prevention and the way ahead to tackle this top global public health emergency.  Context: Antimicrobial resistance (AMR) has been declared one of the top global public health threats by the World Health …

Insurance law review on cards to push for ‘efficient use of resources’

GS Paper 3 Syllabus: Mobilisation of resources   Source: IE  Direction: The article highlights the insurance regulatory framework in India, the government’s recent decision to review this framework and its significance. Context: In light of the changing needs of the insurance sector, a comprehensive review of the sector’s legislative framework has been conducted by the …

India assumes the monthly presidency of the UNSC

GS Paper 2 Syllabus: International Organizations   Source: Indian Express Context: India assumed the Presidency of the UN Security Council in December. India had earlier assumed the Presidency of the UNSC in August 2021.  Items on Agenda: Reformed Multilateralism Counter-Terrorism Maintenance of International Peace and Security New Orientation for Reformed Multilateralism (NORMS): NORMS envisages reforms …