January 26th, 2021

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LAW, POLICY & GOVERNANCE



Daily snippets

1. 'Women farmers will be hit hard by farm laws'

2. ‘WhatsApp treating Indian users differently is cause for concern’

3. Respect right to vote, exercise franchise sincerely: President


Analysis : Overzealous threat


NATIONAL NEWS/ INTERVENTIONS



Daily snippets

1. Padma Vibhushan for SPB, Abe

2. India, China troops clashed at Naku La

3. Jayati Ghosh appointed to UN advisory panel

4. Centre’s prescription for SAM includes yoga, herbs

5. Billionaires wealth rose 35% during lockdown : Oxfam

6. Accelerated Vaccine drive soon


INTERNATIONAL NEWS/EVENTS/ PERSONALITIES



Daily snippets

1. Can the Biden-­Harris team save the planet?

2. At Davos forum, Xi warns world leaders against ‘new Cold War’

3. Moderna says vaccine is effective against variants

4. Uganda High Court orders end to Bobi Wine’s house arrest


ECONOMICS & FINANCE



Daily snippets

1. Green tax mooted for personal vehicles older than 15 years

2. Amazon moves to the Delhi High Court over Future-Reliance Deal

3. IRDAI mandates standard annuity plan

4. RBI open to the idea of digital version of fiat currency

5. CII calls for a broadband infra fund


SUGGESTED READINGS



1. Remembering HM Seervai https://rb.gy/uteyqf

2. Difference between Section 7 of the POCSO Act and Section 354 of IPC https://rb.gy/z66khm

3. Scope of judicial Review under Article 227 https://rb.gy/wj6qao

4. Res-Publica : The Ground we share https://rb.gy/t3y132


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Sources referred to : The Hindu, The Indian Express, Live Law, Bar & Bench

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