Indus Water Treaty, 1960

Indus water treaty, 1960: Signed b/w India and Pakistan on sharing of River Indus and its five tributaries Jhelum, Chenab, Ravi, Beas and Sutlej. Under the Treaty: Of which Indus, Jhelum, Chenab (IJC) are under the control of Pakistan but with some provisions to India and Ravi, Beas and sutlej (RBS) will be governed by…Read more Indus Water Treaty, 1960

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Transgender as ‘Third sex’

  Introduction:   Transgender people are individuals of any sex whose appearance, personal characteristics or behaviours differ from how they are supposed to be i.e., Man or Woman Transgender people existed since the story of human life has been recorded The word Transgender arose in mid 1990s from grassroot community of gender-different people which not…Read more Transgender as ‘Third sex’

Juvenile Justice System:

  Introduction: Juvenile justice is the legal system that aspires to protect all children, bringing within its ambit the children in need of care and protection and children in conflict with law. However, the word has come to be used together and often interchangeably with ‘delinquency’ – which describes children who are in conflict with…Read more Juvenile Justice System:

Interlinking of Rivers in India-Issues and Challenges

Introduction: Rivers throughout the world have been the cradles of various civilisations and the lifelines of masses as they play vital roles in people’s lives. They help in irrigation, potable water, transportation, electricity generation and in various other causes. In the light of the current trend of depleting water resources across the world, which we…Read more Interlinking of Rivers in India-Issues and Challenges