24 July 2019
By Aspire IAS
Context: 54 nations backed India for UNSC mom-permanent seat (Crux of the article is also covered.)
India's population in 2019 is estimated to be around 1.37 billion based in the most authentic recent U.N. data, making India the second most populous country in the world. As per census 2011, 62.5% of the total population of the country fell under the age group of 15-59 and this percentage is set to increase with time.
Department of Animal Husbandry and Dairying is implementing World Bank assisted National Dairy Plan – I in 18 States to support milk cooperatives and milk producer companies along with breeding improvement initiative.
International Court of Justice (ICJ) has directed Pakistan to review conviction order of Kulbhushan Jadhav and, until then, put his death sentence on hold. ICJ has also asked Pakistan to allow India consular access at earliest.
The Nagaland government’s move to compile a Register of Indigenous Inhabitants of Nagaland (RIIN) opens up possibilities in the context of the decision to link the register to the Inner Line Permit (ILP) system without a consensus on the definition of an ‘indigenous inhabitant’.