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5th and 6th Jaunuary 2019 The Hindu DNA
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Mahesh Agarwal
I am a B.Tech graduate from IIT(ISM) Dhanbad.I have appeared for UPSC CSE thrice and cleared pre all the time.I have also cleared SSC CGL 20

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quite informative...thanku mam...
  1. 5th and 6th January O In a first, Mallya declared a 'fugitive economic offender' GS3 and Prelims The FEOA, which became a law on July 31, 2018, allows for declaring a person as an offender after an arrest warrant has been issued against the individual and the value of offences exceeds 100 crore. Another condition for declaring a person a fugitive economic offender (FEO) is when the individual refuses to return to the country to face prosecution Nuh bears witness to failure of first 'mobile court' GS2 judiciary example pub ad Nuh in rajasthan + Inaugurated in 2007 judicial system accessible to remote and inaccessible areas + but facing issues like- it became difficult to provide facilities such as stamp vendors, typewriters, photocopiers and more importantly the treasury to collect court fees SHGs in Odisha to get interest free loans upto 3 lakhs use in GS2 SHG example

  2. O IL&FS crisis shows gaps in NBFC regulation, data: Garg GS3 economic issues NBFCs not regulated well 10000 NBFCs registered with RBI No clarity on organisation which represents them Data collection on NBFc functioning deficient MGNREGA scheme faces fund shortage GS2 GS3 99% of the funds spent with 3 months left this calendar year Employment given was 32 % lower than the work demanded . 5th January Open defecation continues unabated GS2 santitation issues % of people owning a toilet but defecating inopen remains same as pre 2014 level at 25%.(behavioural change not effective) Toilet construction have increased .

  3. J Left out, abused GS2 vulnerable swctions of society . The shocking rot in the management of such shelters has now been reported by a Central government committee It studied 9,589 Child Care Institutions and Homes, mostly run by NGOs, that come under the Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Act without proper toilets, secure compounds Only 32% of Child Care Institutions or Homes were registered under the Juvenile Justice Act as of 2016 The priority should be to bring about uniformity of standards and procedures, evolving common norms for infrastructure, human resources, financial practices and external audits. . . systematic scrutiny by State governments. This could be done by appointing special officers whose task it would be to ensure that all institutions register under the JJ Act, account for funds received by each, and enforce mandatory child protection policies during adoption. 'Data protection law finalised, GS3 Let the law comes out first Question-in light of the sexual harassment reported from several child shelter homes in the country, discuss what ails such shelter homes and what is needed to correct it? .