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7th January 2019 The Hindu DNA for Prelims, GS and pubad
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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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thank you pls provide economy
  1. 7th January 2019 Removing fear GS2 constitutional underpinnings New bill- upholds literary freedom quite often literaryy works banned on ground of threat to national unity,public order and social and religious harmony bill seeks to omit three sections of IPC , including 295 A(already ian issue, MS dhoni, like Blasphemy law) Private Bills rarely become law, but they are useful in highlighting gaps in the body of law. Lessons for Kashmir from the Kuriles. Prelims Kuriles island become important for prelims Domestic political positions would be severely at risk from rightwing and conservative circles were they to suggest even the slightest compromise. strong leadership and a bold imagination by Japanese and Russian leadership has made first move in solving Kuriles island dispute Joint Development works for renewable energy Fishing + resource extraction India and pakistan can draw analogy

  2. CAT backlog mounts as posts vacant according to parliamnetary committee headed by bhupender yadav GS2 and pub ad Working with half of sanctioned strength as on December 31, 2017, it had a backlog of 47,270 cases Lacks physical infra also 14 out of 17 benches not fully functional . SOLUTION .Strict timeline to fill vacancies simplify recruitment rules to overcome procedural bottlenecks. The appointment process of tribunal members should start well in advance and the government should examine the reasons for members leaving service prematurely and take remedial measure Understaffed CBI a concern GS2 regulatory bodies . The vacancies in various posts range between 16% and 56% .Solution-Simplifying recruitment rules to overcome procedural bottlenecks Making terms of deputation more rewarding to retain officers

  3. O GST can boost direct, indirect tax collections, say experts GS3 indian economy annd issues . Govts dependence on tax revenue is 70 % of its receipts .PSU dividends as a proportion of nontax revenue have been growing over the years, from 16% in 2014-15 to 21.4% in 2018-19.