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Social Bytes: How wide is the gender gap in science?

Gender gap Approx Read Time: 5 minutes In News: February 11 was the International Day of Women and Girls in Science, established by the United Nations to promote equal access to and participation in science for women and girls. The topic analysis the Gender Gap between Men and Women in Science. Need of celebrating such …

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Extra Bytes: Fine-tuning the Surrogacy Bill

Fine-tuning the Surrogacy Bill 2019 Approx Read Time: 5 minutes In News: A Select Committee of Parliament has recently recommended to remove the clause limiting surrogacy only to “close relatives” from the Surrogacy (Regulation) Bill, 2019, to make the benefits of modern technology more easily available to infertile couples. About: Surrogacy Surrogacy is a practice …

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Editorial Analysis: The new surrogacy bill protects the interests of all

Surrogacy Bill Analysis Approx Read Time: 6 minutes Infertility is a big issue worldwide: Research done by the World Health Organization (WHO) estimated that in 2010, 48.5 million couples worldwide were unable to have a child of their own. They suffered from infertility. As per WHO, infertility is a disease of the reproductive system defined …

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Reservation in promotion in public posts not a fundamental right: SC

Reservation in promotion Approx Read Time: 5 minutes In News: In a significant judgement, the Supreme Court has ruled that there is no fundamental right to claim reservation in public jobs and no court can order a state government to provide for reservation to SC/STs. Reservation in promotion pertains to reservations granted to Scheduled Castes …

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Trust formed for Ram temple construction

Ram Mandir Trust Approx Read Time: 5 minutes In News: The Union Cabinet has approved a scheme for the construction of a Ram temple in Ayodhya by setting up an autonomous trust, the Shri Ram Janmabhoomi TeerthKshetra. Background: In November 2019, Supreme Court allowed the construction of a Ram temple at the site of the …

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