The Census: People count

The Census: People count Context: The Census is more than just a headcount; it’s the foundation for planning and development. India has conducted this critical population assessment every decade since 1881. However, the 2020 Census, meant for 2021, was delayed due to the COVID-19 pandemic. […]

A clear message to industry on dispute resolution

A clear message to industry on dispute resolution Context: Given the delays and increased cost of litigation in Indian courts, the discussion surrounding the Indian legal system inevitably gravitates towards Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR). Relevance: GS-02 (Judiciary, Dispute redressal mechanism) Prelims: Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR), […]


PM-KISAN Context: The Ministry of Agriculture and Farmers’ Welfare has integrated innovative AI chatbot with the prominent flagship scheme of the central government—the PM-KISAN Scheme. Relevance: GS-02 (Welfare Schemes) PM-KISAN Scheme: Empowering Small and Marginal Farmers PM-KISAN Scheme is a Central Sector Direct Benefit Transfer […]

Hypertension: The silent Killer

Hypertension: The silent Killer Context: Hypertension, often referred to as high blood pressure, is a silent but deadly health concern affecting one in three individuals globally. Alarmingly, four out of five individuals with hypertension do not have it adequately controlled. The World Health Organization’s (WHO) […]

Operation Sajag

Operation Sajag Context: Operation Sajag, a vital coastal security drill conducted by the Indian Coast Guard carried out along the Western Coast, plays a critical role in ensuring the safety of our coastal regions and raising awareness among those who depend on the sea for […]

The Women’s Reservation Bill

The Women’s Reservation Bill Context: The recent passage of the Women’s Reservation Bill in the Lok Sabha, nearly three decades after its initial introduction in Parliament, marks a significant step towards breaking a longstanding political barrier. Background: In a Lok Sabha where women Members of […]

 Abraham Accords

 Abraham Accords Context: Recently, it marked 3 years since the signing of the Abraham Accords. These accords, established under the U.S. government, brought Israel, United Arab Emirates (UAE) and Bahrain together. Morocco also joined this process in 2020 by signing a normalization agreement with Israel. […]