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The Do-It-Yourself section has been designed to encourage you, to do a little bit of research on your own, but under proper guidance. The objective here is to instigate the inquisitiveness and make you understand the different dimensions of the issue, especially in relation to the syllabus of Civil Services Examination, conducted by Union Public Service Commission (UPSC).


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Regulation of social media
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Regulation of social media

Relevance:  The speed and reach with which rumours spread in social media sometimes become cause for law and order problems. There is need for steps to be taken for curbing fake news and rumours in [Read More]

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Urban Mobility
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Urban Mobility

Relevance:  India has witnessed a rapid growth in number of vehicles from 5.4million in 1981 to 210 million in 2015. This increase in number of vehicles had led to problems like increase in air pollution, [Read More]

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Anti-Trafficking Bill
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Anti-Trafficking Bill

Relevance:  According to the Global Slavery Index, India has more than seven million victims of modern slavery. It is an alarmingly high number, even for a large country like India. The number of victims is [Read More]

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Taiwan China conflict
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Taiwan China conflict

Relevance:  The conflict between China and it’s island neighbour Taiwan is on the rise. Recently the Chinese Embassy in New Delhi issued a guidelines to India media to exercise restrain in reporting the Taiwanese problem. [Read More]

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New Farms Act 2020
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New Farms Act 2020: Explained

Relevance:  Recently the government of India passed three new Farms Acts. These were previously implemented in the forms of ordinances. However, there are nation wide protests going on against these acts. Questions are also being [Read More]

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Right to Privacy
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Right to Privacy

Relevance:  It was in 1978, when in Smt. Maneka Gandhi Vs Union of India, the Supreme Court of India interpreted Article 21 of Indian Constitution, elaborating its meaning and including the concept of ‘Dignity’ considering [Read More]

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India’s Unemployment Problem
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India’s Unemployment Problem

Relevance:  Unemployment in India has become a chronic problem for the country. The recent data of Centre for Monitoring Indian Economy (CMIE) shows that unemployment rate in India has rose to 7.2% in February, 2019, [Read More]

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Neglected Tropical Diseases
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Neglected Tropical Diseases

Relevance:  NTDs are diseases that affect the poorest of the poor. They rarely affect the well off usually because of poor hygiene. They are neglected in terms of the research and control funding allocated to [Read More]

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