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India will be most populous by 2027: UN Report

1. India is set to overtake China as the most populous country by 2027 and will have almost 1.64 billion inhabitants by 2050, says a United Nations report, adding that South Asia’s opportunity to reap the “demographic dividend” will peak… Continue Reading →

Tussle Between Lt Governor and Chief Minister of Puducherry

Government of Puducherry is headed by the Lieutenant Governor as its nominal head, with a democratically elected Chief Minister as real head of the executive. The Madras High Court ruled that the Lieutenant-Governor (L-G) of Puducherry could not interfere with… Continue Reading →

PepsiCo. (Lays) vs Farmers of Gujarat: Critical Analysis

Recently food and beverages company PepsiCo dragged potato farmers of Gujarat to court for allegedly growing its registered potato variety used to make ‘Lays’ chips. Four small farmers from Sabarkantha district were sued ₹1.05 crore each, although they cite a… Continue Reading →

Cross LOC trade suspension with Pakistan

Ministry of Home Affairs announced the suspension from midnight of trade at the two designated points at Salamabad and Chakan-da-Bagh, citing concerns about “illegal weapons, narcotics and fake currency”Trade is recorded between India and UAE and between Pakistan and UAE, but is not recorded between India and Pakistan. The… Continue Reading →

Corporate Political Funding: Electoral Bonds and Other Reforms

Electoral bonds were introduced by the BJP-led NDA government in January 2018 with an aim to make funding to political parties transparent. It allows a political donor to purchase bonds from authorised banks which can be redeemed by parties only… Continue Reading →

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