Governance Current Affairs

Data Vacuum - Covid-19 Impact

Delays in NSSO survey, Census, SECC, Impact on policy-making, Normal years

Partially Relaxing the Lockdown

India to partially relax the national lockdown from April 20

MCA Paper on Auditing

Audit quality is the central theme of this MCA paper

India’s Road Safety Record

There is a reduction in the death toll due to road accidents

Political Micro-targeting

Social media platforms need to be regulated by a data protection law

Envoys to Visit J&K Again

The Centre will take a second group of envoys on a guided tour of J&K

Delhi Model of Education

This model’s validation now creates a pathway for the next set of reforms

Bidar Sedition Case

This case is an instance of the misuse of the IPC’s sedition provision

Political Candidates with Criminal Records

The SC to hear a plea from the ECI to direct political parties on this issue

Capping Prices of Drugs

The price cap would translate into poor availability of the drugs
UPSC Prelims 2020