Mains Value Addition
“A colonial relic”.
Imparting direction to science in India.
No-Tech free for all-
Bilateral agreements involving India and/or affecting India’s interests
Indian Economy and issues relating to planning, mobilization of resources, growth, development and employment
A Delhi court granted bail to climate activist Disha Ravi, arrested in connection with allegedly being involved in sharing a “toolkit” on social media related to the farmers’ protest, terming evidence produced by police as scanty and sketchy.
Challenges to internal security through communication networks, role of media and social networking sites in internal security challenges,
“An aware and assertive citizenry, in contradistinction with an indifferent or docile citizenry, is indisputably a sign of a healthy and vibrant democracy.” Discuss.
National Science Day (NSD) will be conducted on February 28 to commemorate the discovery of Raman Effect by Sir Chandrasekhara Venkata Raman. He went on to receive a Nobel Prize for this discovery in the year 1930.
Achievements of Indians in science & technology; indigenization of technology and developing new technology.
In an International world, the patent publication assume significance and are a source of litigation. Discuss India’s efforts to foster innovation, replicate it at scale and commercialize it is a work in progress consequent to the policy.
Self regulation and recent IT Code.
Important aspects of governance, transparency and accountability
“The Information Technology (Intermediary Guidelines and Digital Media Ethics Code) Rules 2021balances the need for regulation to keep out obnoxious online content that promotes violence and vulgarity with the need to preserve our constitutional values and freedom of expression. Critically evaluate.