Weekly Current Affairs Mains (10th to 17th June, 2019)

Underwater forests in the Arctic are expanding with climate change

Weekly Current Affairs Mains  (10th to 17th June, 2019)

 

Topic : ‘Enforcement of child labour laws lacking’

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Enforcement of child labour laws lacking

A top official of the Union Labour and Employment Ministry drew attention to the fact that implementation of the laws at the State and district levels has been lacking which is reflected through the continuing presence of child labour in the country – on World Day Against Child Labour, celebrated on the 12th of June every year.

 

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Topic : Underwater forests in the Arctic are expanding with climate change

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Underwater forests in the Arctic are expanding with climate change

Climate change is altering marine habitats such as kelp forests on a global scale.In Western Australia, eastern Canada, southern Europe, northern California and eastern United States, kelps are disappearing due to warming temperatures.

 

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Topic : NEW DELHI INTERNATIONAL ARBITRATION CENTRE BILL

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NEW DELHI INTERNATIONAL ARBITRATION CENTRE BILL

The Union Cabinet has approved the Bill New Delhi International Arbitration Centre (NDIAC) Bill, 2019 for introduction in the ensuing session of Parliament.

 

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Topic : Foreign policy challenges five years later

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Foreign policy challenges five years later

 

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The new geo-political developments at the global level poses varied challenges for India.In such an unpredictable global environment and with resource constraints, India needs to realign its foreign policy priorities. As Prime Minister Narendra Modi begins his second term, the world looks more disorderly in 2019 than was the case five years ago

 

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Topic : Is NITI Aayog old wine in a new bottle

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Is NITI Aayog old wine in a new bottle

There must be a  Review  of what NITI Aayog has achieved so far to adopt the new role described in its charter, that of a catalyst of change in a complex, federal, socioeconomic system. Assess whether it has transformed its capabilities sufficiently to become an effective systems reformer and persuader of stakeholders, rather than merely an announcer of lofty multi-year goals and manager of projects, which many suspect it is.

 

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