DAILY NEWSPAPER ANALYSIS

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Since 2018, India’s working-age population (people between 15 and 64 years of age) has grown larger than the dependant population (defined as children aged 14 or below as well as people above 65 years of age).


05 August 2019

Forest right act case

By Aspire IAS

Districts with sizeable tribal populations saw several protests and demonstrations.The protests were organised by the Bhumi Adhikar Andolan. There were two issues that the demonstrators were decrying


Innocuously framed as resolving a “perceived conflict” between two paragraphs of the Schedule to the Citizenship (Registration of Citizens and Issue of National Identity Cards) Rules, 2003, the judgment little reported in the media nonetheless had significant consequences for the ongoing events in Assam surrounding the preparation of the National Register of Citizens (“the NRC”).


05 August 2019

Biometric Token System

By Aspire IAS

The Western and Central Railways have introduced a new Biometric Token System (BTS) that seeks to streamline the process of boarding unreserved coaches.


05 August 2019

Genome India Initiative

By Aspire IAS

India is planning to launch its first Human Genome Mapping project.


The recent statement of our Finance Minister about transforming Annadata (farmer)into an Urjadata (producer of solar power) in her maiden Budget speech.


The article provides a critical analysis of Union Cabinet’s decision about increasing the strength of the judiciary and suggests for the focus of the Supreme Court on its role as interpreter of the Constitution.