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Lok Sabha passes Consumer Protection Bill, 2019 (Relevant for GS Prelims & Mains Paper II; Polity & Governance)

The Lok Sabha passed the Consumer Protection Bill 2019.  The bill aims at protecting the interests of consumers by establishing authorities for timely and effective administration and settlement of consumers’ dispute. Under the Bill, there is provision for central government to set up a Central Consumer Protection Authority (CCPA) to promote, protect and enforce the … Continued

Performance of tiger reserves and regions: Tiger Census (Relevant for GS Prelims & Mains Paper III; Environment & Biodiversity)

The sanctuaries were divided into five geographic clusters. Madhya Pradesh’s Pench sanctuary and Kerala’s Periyar sanctuary emerged as the best managed tiger reserves in the country. The top performers scored 93.75%. The Dampa and Rajaji reserves, in Mizoram and Uttarakhand respectively, were left at the bottom of the ladder with a score of 42.97% and … Continued

What’s behind Iconic Tourist Sites initiative? (Relevant for GS Prelims & Mains Paper I; Culture)

During her Budget speech earlier this month, Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman said that 17 “Iconic Tourist Sites” in the country would be developed by the government “into world class tourist destinations, to serve as a model for other tourism sites”. The Sites Taj Mahal and Fatehpur Sikri (Uttar Pradesh), Ajanta & Ellora (Maharashtra), Humayun’s Tomb, … Continued

Ban or regulate? — On India’s policy on cryptocurrencies (Relevant for GS Prelims & Mains Paper III; Economics)

Decision on inter-ministerial committee on cryptocurrencies The recommendation of an inter-ministerial committee that India should ban all private cryptocurrencies, that is, Bitcoin and others like it, hardly comes as a surprise.  The committee was under the chairmanship of Subhash Chandra Garg, the former Economic Affairs Secretary. The committee has opposed private cryptocurrencies even while advocating … Continued




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