Mukul Rohatgi declines the offer of appointment as Attorney General: Basics Explained

Senior Counsel Mukul Rohtagi has declined the government’s offer to be appointed as the Attorney General for India. LEARNING FROM HOME/ WITHOUT CLASSES/ BASICS The Attorney General for India is the Indian government’s chief legal advisor, and its primary lawyer…

Biodiversity Finance, Mitigation Targets: Basics Explained

The Convention on Biological Diversity set a global goal of reversing the loss of biodiversity resources through in situ conservation of valuable habitats and biodiversity. Biodiversity but ironically its conservation remains an economic externality — outside of the mainstream economy…

Regional Summit of Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO): Basics Explained

The 22nd regional summit of the of the Council of Heads of Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO) commenced in Samarkand, Uzbekistan today. Uzbekistan handed over the rotating presidency of the eight-member Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO) to India The Samarkand declaration advocated…