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14th June 2017 Part-2: Daily News Analysis(in Hindi)
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ILO Convention- Child Labour prohibition

Jatin Verma is teaching live on Unacademy Plus

Jatin Verma
Have appeared in UPSC CSE thrice. Have been taking Unacademy Plus courses Academics- Polity, Economics & Current Affairs.

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thank you sir ,your the Hindu teaching is easily digestible to beginner like me
sir... plz pic add kre... visualization se bahut faida hota hain... thankyu for your... efforts live long
Sir, one request : Please add 1-2 questions (made by you) at the end of the slides regarding the matter covered (Today's Newspaper) in the slides. This would help us to understand the pattern of the questions and also assess our grasping power. Thanks :)
sir are your videos a substitute of newspaper reading, like should i completely cut out reading hindu time from my schedule or i should read hindu also and revise at the end of the day watching theses videos and for prelims and mains 2018 current affairs from jun2017 are sufficient or should also revise CA of 2016?
How is the periodic labour force survey by Min. of statistics and programme implementation on employment different from the "new all inclusive data method by NITI Aayog" (8 June 2017)...where the labour bureau will compile enterprise level employment quaterly. Please explain
  1. DAILY THE HINDUNEWS ANALYSIS JUNE 14, 2017 By Jatin Verma, Educator, Unacademy. unacademy

  2. Page 10: Open to amending cattle rules: Minister Asked whether buffaloes or male head of cattle could be exempted from the provi- sions of slaughter, Dr.Vardhan said he had not "gone into the nitty-gritty" but there was not yet a dedicated committee looking at reviewing the restrictions. The Secretary [Environment Ministry] is going through representations. There have been some communication gaps and we are clear that there is no inten- tion to interfere with food habits or business. Page 10: Gorkhaland demand gathers steam. . The GJM leader demanded the Centre's intervention and said there would be no discussions with the TMC government.The next all-party meeting would be held orn June 20

  3. World News: Panama cuts Taiwan ties for China. Panama has established diplomatic ties with China and broken with Taiwan in a major victory for Beijing, as it lures away the dwindling number of countries that have formal relations with the self-ruled island. . Panamanian President Juan Carlos Varela said that Panama was upgrading its commercial ties with China and establishing full diplomatic links with the second most important customer of its key shipping canal . Taiwan's government said it was sorry and angry over Panama's decision, and it would not compete with China in what it described as a "diplomatic money game Terrbones coetrcsed Dy

  4. Business: New labour survey to generate quarterly and annual data . The Ministry of Statistics and Programme Implementation has started a Periodic Labour Force Survey, which will provide quarterly labour and employment data for urban India and annual data for rural India. . Introduced in April 2017, this survey will supersede the earlier system where such data was available only every five years. CAPI method Interviewing (CAPI) method, with field operators using tablets to enter the data. This would . It would supply data not only about the formal sector, but also about the informal sector. . The Periodic Labour Force Survey will also incorporate a Computer Assisted Per- sonal generate more accurate and timely information

  5. India ratifies ILO pacts on child labour: India ratified two core conventions of International Labour Organisation on child labour: [I]Minimum Age Convention, 1973 (No 138) and [2]the Worst Forms of Child Labour Convention, 1999 (No. 182). [G.S. Mains-2 Polity and Governance] . India is the 170th ILO member state to ratify Convention No 138, which requires states party to set a minimum age under which no one shall be admitted to employment or work in any occupation, except for light work and artistic performances. . Similarly, India became 18lst member state to ratify Convention No 182, which calls for the prohibition and elimination of the worst forms of child labour, including: [i] slavery, forced labour and trafficking; [ij the use of children in armed conflict; [iilthe use of a child for prostitution, pornography & in illicit activities(such as drug trafficking); and [iv]hazardous work.

  6. Govt. outlined a series of measures taken by India to end child labour, including the amendment to the Child Labour (Prohibition and Regulation) Act, 1986 which came into effect in September 2016. . This amendment now completely prohibits employment or work of children below 14 years in any occupation or process and also prohibits the employment of adolescents (14 to 18 years) in hazardous occupations and processes Another key measure taken recently by India National Child Labour project, which is a rehabilitative scheme providing bridge education and vocational training to adolescents. Goal 8 of Sustainable Development Goals: aims at the complete eradication of child labour by 2025 and calls for immediate action to prohibit and eliminate its worst forms.