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    SC strikes balance: Madras HC remarks were harsh; free speech, open court key to citizens’ right to know

    (Polity & Governance)

    Issues  between the two Election Commissioners over the response to the censure by the Madras High Court, recent Supreme Court ruling in this context, about Election Commission of India, power and functions, Constitutional Provisions associated with it

     

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    US backs IP rights waiver for Covid vaccines, EU says ready to discuss

    Intellectual property waiver for Covid-19 vaccines

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      United States announcement to  waive intellectual property (IP) protections for vaccines, its implications on India and the world 

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    In the ruling, the apex court goes by SC, ST rules

    (Polity & Governance)

    Supreme Court’s verdict on Maratha quota, know about Reservation in India, Historical Background, Constitutional Provisions Governing Reservation in India, pros and cons, various judgements of Supreme court  

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    Release funds under PM-Kisan scheme, Mamata tells Prime Minister

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    PM-Kisan scheme, its features, objectives and need 

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    After 8 years, India and European Union to resume free trade pact talks

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    Relevance of resuming negotiations for an ambitious and comprehensive free trade agreement between India and the European Union

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    The Taiwan model 

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    How Taiwan  mitigated the impact of Covid-19, various methods adopted by it, how it can be useful for India and other countries 

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    India, US, four days in COVID 

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    India -USA bilateral relations, recent steps taken by both the countries and significance in the present scenario 

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    Why RBI wants moderate bond yields, and what it means for investors

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    What is the 5G trial, and why is it important for Indian telcos?

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    The RBI’s decision to purchase government securities (G-Secs) under the G-SAP, its significance in the present scenario 

     

    Why are the trials for 5G technology important for telcos?, What will 5G trials in India entail for now?