Special Report – Refugees in India: Guests of Destiny

Refugee: Global Scenario: Refugee, as defined under International law, means a person forced to leave his/her country in order to escape war, persecution or a Natural Disaster. These are the people outside their home country because they suffered or feared persecution on account of race, religion, nationality, political opinion or because they are fleeing a …

News Analysis: Outcome of Recent SAARC Summit

http://www.newsonair.com/writereaddata/broadcast/Daily-Spotlight-Bulletins-32847.mp3 OUTCOME OF RECENT SAARC SUMMIT 18th summit of SAARC is underway but so far that nothing spectacular is happening. India has made 3 proposals but there are apparent reservations from Pakistan, which is buying time. 3 CRITICAL AGREEMENTS PUT FORWARD: 1.Road connectivity 2.Rail connectivity 3.Energy if these agreements are inked by SAARC it would …

Insights Daily Current Events, 28 November 2014

Insights Daily Current Events, 28 November 2014 Tourist Visa on Arrival Enabled with Electronic Travel Authorization Scheme Union Home Minister launched the Tourist Visa on Arrival (TVOA) enabled with Electronic Travel Authorization (ETA) Scheme recently. Aim: To ease visa processing and help increase tourist inflow. What it does? Scheme will facilitate nationals of 43 countries …

[UPSC Mains 2014] Insights Secure Questions on Current Events, 28 November 2014

ARCHIVES 28 November 2014 Answer ALL the questions in about 200 words: 1) “The Indian government’s proposal to ban the sale of loose cigarettes  represents a simple and progressive means of delivering healthcare to the population without incurring vast costs.” Critically comment. Business Standard 2) Write a critical note on “Kathmandu Declaration” – recently signed by SAARC …