Fly ash

Topics Covered: Conservation, environmental pollution and degradation, environmental impact assessment.   Fly ash   What to study? For prelims: What is fly ash, how is it produced and where it can be used? For mains: Concerns associated with its contamination, what needs to be done and legislative measures necessary.   Context: The National Green Tribunal …

AFSPA

Topics Covered: 1.Security challenges and their management in border areas.   AFSPA   What to study? For Prelims and Mains: AFSPA- features, draconian provisions, misuses and need for review.   Context: Centre has declared entire State of Nagaland a ‘disturbed area’ for a period of 6 more months under Armed Forces (Special Powers) Act (AFSPA).   What …

Register of Indigenous Inhabitants of Nagaland (RIIN)

Topics covered: Government policies and interventions for development in various sectors and issues arising out of their design and implementation. Register of Indigenous Inhabitants of Nagaland (RIIN)   What to study? For prelims: RIIN- key features, aims and objectives. For mains: need, challenges and significance.   Context: Nagaland government has decided to set up a …