04 October 2019
By Aspire IAS
The crisis unfolding at PMC Bank is a tip of the iceberg of larger, unresolved problems in India’s banking sector.
The spokesperson for Iran’s nuclear agency announced that the country had the ability to enrich uranium up to 20% and it had launched advanced centrifuge machines.
A rare disease has killed five elephants in Odisha. The four deaths in Nandan Kanan Zoo are the first reported cases of EEHV-related deaths in an Indian zoo while the death in the forest too is the first known such case in the wild in India.
Among the parties in a famous temple suit appeals now being heard by the Supreme Court is the Lord represented by His “next friend”.
Recently, the Supreme Court in D.A.V. College Trust and Management Society Vs. Director of Public Instructions held that NGOs which were substantially financed by the appropriate government fall within the ambit of ‘public authority’ under Section 2(h) of the RTI Act, 2005.