DAILY NEWSPAPER ANALYSIS

(DNA)



The amendments to the Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act (UAPA), 1967 empowers the Central government to name any individual a terrorist if it believes him or her to be so.


19 August 2019

Privacy rights, wrongs

By Aspire IAS

Supreme Court has agreed to hear together multiple public interest litigations pending in Madras, Bombay and Madhya Pradesh high courts, calling for the linking of Aadhaar with social media accounts.


In the run-up to the publication of the final NRC in Assam, citizenship has become the most talked about topic in the country.


Floods impact the poorest strata of society the most, causing a loss of lives, livelihood options, and assets. There is a need for assessment of floods from a ‘sustainable development’ perspective.


19 August 2019

Negative rate policy

By Aspire IAS

Negative rate policy once considered only for economies with chronically low inflation such as Europe and Japan is becoming a more attractive option for some other central banks to counter unwelcome rises in their currencies.