E-learning – Pros & Challenges

e-learning - pros & challenges

Theme:

  • COVID-19 pandemic resulted in the rise of E-learning. This situation led to debates on whether e-learning is a good alternative to classroom learning.

Pros of E-learning:

  • Due to COVID-19 pandemic, students are not able to attend schools and colleges.
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Ban on Chinese Apps in India

ban on chinese apps in India

Theme:

  • On 29th June 2020, India banned 59 Chinese Apps including the famous TikTok app citing threat to national security & the privacy of Indian citizens under section 69a of IT Act, 2020. The government issued an explanation that these
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Is Technology making us less human?

technology making us less human

Theme:-

  • Since the invention of machines, there are debates on whether technological innovations are reducing the level of humans. With the drastic improvements in technology, our lives now revolve around technological devices. Social scientists observed that this is resulting in
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Zero Budget Natural Farming

Zero budget natural farming

Theme:- 

  • In the 2019’s Union Budget, Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman announced that the Indian government will promote ‘Zero Budget Natural Farming’, as a part of its efforts towards doubling the farmers’ income by 2022.

What is Zero Budget Natural

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Data Localisation – Benefits & Challenges

data localisation pros & cons

Theme:-

  • At the 14th G20 summit, which was held in June 2019, India backed data localisation laws.
  • In April 2018, Reserve Bank of India (RBI) had issued a circular which mandated payment system operators to store entire data related
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