Insights into Editorial: UAPA declared terrorists under new anti-terror law

Insights into Editorial: UAPA declared terrorists under new anti-terror law              Context: Recently, amendments to the Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act (“UAPA”), India’s signature anti-terrorism legislation, allowing the Central government to designate individuals as “terrorists”, caused a furore. According to statistics published by the National Crime Records Bureau (NCRB), 922 cases were reported under UAPA in …

QUIZ – 2017: Insights Current Affairs Quiz, 09 September 2019

  QUIZ – 2017: Insights Current Affairs Quiz, 09  September 2019 QUIZ – 2017: Insights Current Affairs Quiz The following quiz will have 5-10 MCQs. The questions are mainly framed from The Hindu and PIB news articles. This quiz is intended to introduce you to concepts and certain important facts relevant to UPSC IAS civil services …

RSTV: THE BIG PICTURE- RISING OCEANS, SINKING CITIES

RSTV: THE BIG PICTURE- RISING OCEANS, SINKING CITIES Introduction:              Oceans act as a sponge for the ill effects of the climate change by absorbing heat and CO2 generated by greenhouse gas emissions. However these same oceans are likely to unleash their wrath on a global scale. According to a draft report of United Nations …