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India and Free Trade Agreements

Recently, the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) was finally signed with participation of 15 members including 10 ASEAN member countries and Australia, China, Korea, Japan and New Zealand, after over a decade of negotiations. While it is being described as the world’s largest free trading agreement, India had decided against joining RCEP last year citing …

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What is Free Speech and Reasonable Restrictions?

Free speech is an important principle of democracy as it allows an individual to attain self-fulfillment, assist in discovery of truth and strengthen the capacity of a person to take informed decisions. However, such freedom of speech often poses difficult questions at times exceeding the limit of reasonable restrictions. Thus, it becomes important to differentiate …

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Atal Rankings of Institutions on Innovation Achievements-2020

हाल ही में देश के उच्च शिक्षा संस्थानों की Atal Rankings of Institutions on Innovation Achievements-2020 नामक रिपोर्ट जारी की गई है| इस रिपोर्ट को उपराष्ट्रपति M. वेंकैया नायडू ने जारी किया है। इस वर्ष की रैंकिंग में IIT-मद्रास Central Funded Institutions की Category में शीर्ष स्थान पर रहा। यह केन्द्रीय शिक्षा मंत्रालय की पहल …

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Article 15 | Constitutional Articles in News

What does the Constitution say about Article 15? Article 15(1) provides that the State shall not discriminate against any citizen on grounds only of religion, race, caste, sex or place of birth. Article 15(2) elaborates that no Indian citizen can be discriminated against on basis of religion, race, caste, sex, place of birth. It states …

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