Conference On Disarmament

The Conference On Disarmament: The Conference on Disarmament (CD) is being held in Geneva. At the conference, India expressed deep concern over the proliferation of weapons of mass destruction and their delivery systems that could endanger peace and security, saying the possibility of terrorists acquiring such weapons necessitates the global community to work together to […]

Pandora Papers

Pandora Papers: There are at least 380 persons of Indian nationality in the Pandora Papers. The Pandora Papers investigation is the world’s largest-ever journalistic collaboration, involving more than 600 journalists from 150 media outlets in 117 countries. The investigation is based on a leak of confidential records of 14 offshore service providers that give professional […]

IMF Against Cryptocurrencies

Crypto Currency: International Monetary Fund (IMF) has warned against the adoption of Crypto currency, saying it can threaten financial stability of emerging markets. According to the IMF, Crypto currency poses new challenges to financial stability and consumer protection risks remain substantial given limited or inadequate disclosure and oversight. The total market value of all the […]

Gaming Disorder

Gaming Disorder: Gaming addiction, a disorder is quickly growing as the pandemic spurred an increased use of Internet devices. According to the All India Gaming Federation, India’s online gaming industry is expected to be worth ₹15,500 crore by 2023. A 2019 survey by the U.S.-based Limelight Networks found that India had the second largest number […]

National Day For Truth And Reconciliation

National Day For Truth And Reconciliation: Canada marked its first ever National Day for Truth and Reconciliation on September 30 to honour the lost children and survivors of the country’s indigenous residential schools, their families and communities. The aim of the holiday is to educate and remind the citizens of the history of indigenous children […]

Draft Electricity (Rights of Consumers) Amendment Rules, 2021

The Draft Electricity (Rights of Consumers) Amendment Rules, 2021: The Union Ministry of Power has promulgated the Electricity (Transmission System Planning, Development and Recovery of Inter-State Transmission Charges) Rules 2021. The rules underpin a system of transmission access which is termed as a General Network Access in the inter-state transmission system. This provides flexibility to […]

North Korea Missile Program

North Korea Has Warned The UN Security Council Against Criticising The Isolated Country’s Missile Programme: North Korea has warned the UNSC about the consequences it will bring in the future in case it tries to encroach upon the sovereignty of North Korea. It has accused the UN body of a “double-dealing standard” because it doesn’t […]