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Centrally Protected Monuments : Site-Specific Limits

Centrally Protected Monuments :Site-Specific Limits   The 100-metre radius around Centrally protected monuments where construction is prohibited could be replaced with site-specific limits to be decided by an expert committee, as the Union Culture Ministry was working on amendments to the relevant Act. The Ancient Monuments and Archaeological Sites and Remains (AMASR) Act, 1958, was […]

Sachindra Nath Sanyal : 80th Death Anniversary

Sachindra Nath Sanyal : 80th Death Anniversary   The Nation is remembering Revolutionary Sachindra Nath Sanyal on his 80th death anniversary. He was the founder of the Hindustan Republican Association also known as Hindustan Socialist Republican Association. It was created to carry out armed resistance against the British Empire in India. Sachindra Nath Sanyal was […]

Second Phase Of CPEC

Second Phase Of CPEC:   Pakistan signed a new agreement with China to begin the second phase of the USD 60 billion China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC). Earlier, Pakistan had discussed Taliban-led Afghanistan joining the multibillion-dollar China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) infrastructure project. The second phase primarily revolves around Special Economic Zones (SEZs) development and industrialisation. CPEC […]

Interim Report Of J&K Delimitation Commission

Interim Report Of J&K Delimitation Commission:   In its interim report, the Jammu and Kashmir (J&K) Delimitation Commission has proposed significant changes to the electoral map of J&K. The delimitation exercise had started in June 2021 in the state. The erstwhile J&K State had an 87-member assembly, with 37 constituencies in the Jammu region and […]

Amicus Curiae Report: Criminalisation Of Politics

Criminalisation Of Politics: Amicus Curiae Report   According to data compiled by the Amicus Curiae, a total of 4,984 criminal cases involving legislators were pending in various courts across the country as of 1st December, 2021. The Amicus Curiae was appointed by the Supreme Court for helping the court in setting up special courts to […]

Indian Footwear And Leather Development Programme (IFLDP)

Indian Footwear And Leather Development Programme (IFLDP):   Indian Footwear and Leather Development Programme (IFLDP) has been approved for continuation from 2021-22 with an approved financial outlay of Rs. 1700 crore. IFLDP has been approved by the Union Cabinet as continuation of the erstwhile IFLADP (Indian Footwear Leather and Accessories Development Programme) till 31st March […]