[Mission 2023] INSIGHTS DAILY CURRENT AFFAIRS + PIB SUMMARY 20 February 2023

InstaLinks :  help you think beyond the issue but relevant to the issue from UPSC prelims and Mains exam point of view. These linkages provided in this ‘hint’ format help you frame possible questions ina your mind that might arise(or an examiner might imagine) from each current event. InstaLinks also connect every issue to their …

Assam crackdown on child marriage: What does the law say?

GS Paper  2 Syllabus: Social Justice: Issues related to Women   Source: Indian Express, Indian Express  Context: More than 2,000 people have been arrested in a statewide crackdown on child marriages that have taken place in the state of Assam.    Data on child Marriage: UN estimates suggest that 1.5 million girls get married before …

[Mission 2023] INSIGHTS DAILY CURRENT AFFAIRS + PIB SUMMARY 13 December 2022

  InstaLinks :  help you think beyond the issue but relevant to the issue from UPSC prelims and Mains exam point of view. These linkages provided in this ‘hint’ format help you frame possible questions in your mind that might arise(or an examiner might imagine) from each current event. InstaLinks also connect every issue to …

SANSAD TV: 75 YEARS- LAWS THAT SHAPED INDIA- THE PROHIBITION OF CHILD MARRIAGE ACT, 2006

  Introduction: The Prohibition of Child Marriage Act, 2006 passed by Parliament is the landmark law sets the marriageable age as 21 for males and 18 for females. The statue is armed with enabling provisions to prohibit child marriages and provide relief to victims. It has penal provisions of punishment for those who abet, promote …

Examine the causes leading to the menace of child marriage in India. How can child marriage be prevented through a combination of Legislation, education and government action?

Topic: Social empowerment. 3. Examine the causes leading to the menace of child marriage in India. How can child marriage be prevented through a combination of Legislation, education and government action? (250 words) Difficulty level: Easy Reference: Indian Express Why the question: Reports suggest that more child marriages have been noticed during the Covid pandemic. …

Social evils such as child marriage has a multidimensional impact not only on the girl child but on the society as a whole. Elaborate.

Topic: Role of women and women’s organization, Social empowerment. 3. Social evils such as child marriage has a multidimensional impact not only on the girl child but on the society as a whole. Elaborate. (250 words) Difficulty level: Easy Reference: Indian Express Why the question: India has the largest number of brides in the world …

UN slams child marriages

GS Paper 1 Topics Covered: Issues related to women and diversity of Indian society.   Context: The UN has condemned underage forced marriages in Zimbabwe following the death of a 14-year-old girl reportedly during childbirth. The death has sparked widespread anger on social media and among children’s rights activists.   Cases of child marriages in Zimbabwe: …