India’s World – US-China face-off in South China Sea

  India’s World – US-China face-off in South China Sea Archives Summary: China has warned US that its dangerous and provocative actions in the South China Sea could lead to minor incidents that spark war. The warning came after US guided missile destroyer sailed within 12 nautical miles of an artificial island created and claimed …

Insights Daily Debates, Day – 74: Should Election Commission Ban Opinion Polls and Exit Polls?

Insights Daily Debates: Day – 74 05 November 2015 Archives Today’s Topic  Should  Election Commission Ban Opinion Polls and Exit Polls? The Hindu Reference Are exit polls and opinion polls misused by some vested interests to manipulate voter behaviour? Should election commission ban them? What purpose do these polls serve? How they are useful in …

Insights into Editorials: Regulate, don’t Eliminate

Insights into Editorials: Regulate, don’t Eliminate 05 November 2015 The government’s recent proposal to ban commercial surrogacy in India has sparked a heated debate in the country. Why, according to some such move would be disastrous? Over the years, the surrogacy industry in India has grown into a multi-crore industry. Such move would not just …

Insights Daily Current Events, 05 November 2015

Insights Daily Current Events, 05 November 2015 Archives Paper 2 Topic: Appointment to constitutional posts. CJI Dattu recommends Thakur Chief Justice of India H.L. Dattu has recommended Justice Tirath Singh Thakur as his successor. Justice Thakur is the senior-most judge in the court after the Chief Justice Dattu, who retires on December 2. If appointed, …

[Insights Secure – 2015] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Events: 05 November 2015

[Insights Secure – 2015] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Events: 05 November  2015 Archives – Secure 2015 If facing problem in loading of Disqus Comments, please clear Cache and Cookies in your Browser and then reload the page. This will solve the problem. Alternatively you can open the page in ‘incognito/safe browsing mode‘.  Click on …