Background: Zika Virus, Microcephaly, Aedes species mosquitoes.
Background: Genetically-Modified (GM) crops, GM mustard, GM cotton, Herbicide Tolerance (HT) crops, Genetic Engineering Appraisal Committee (GEAC).
Background: India-Sri Lanka economic relations, Economic and Technology Cooperation Agreement (ETCA), Comprehensive Economic Cooperation Agreement (CECA), Free Trade Agreement (FTA).
Background: Compensatory Afforestation Fund (CAF) Bill, Compensatory Afforestation Management and Planning Authority (CAMPA), Forest Rights Act, Goods and Services Tax.
Background: Benami Transactions (Prohibition) (Amendment) Bill 2015, Income declaration scheme, Benami Act.
Background: Arunachal Pradesh political crisis, President’s Rule, Governor, Article 163 of the Constitution, Supreme Court, Judicial review.
Background: Life sentences, Section 31 of the Criminal Procedure Code, Death penalty, Supreme Court, Chief Justice of India.
Background: EU-Sri Lanka relations, Sri Lanka’s Reconciliation process, EU’s Generalised Scheme of Preferences Plus (GSP+), UNHRC.
Background: India-Russia relations, Nuclear Power Projects (NPPs) in India, Nuclear Power Corporation of India Limited (NPCIL), Kudankulam power plant, Economic Simplified Boiling Water Reactors (ESBWRs).
Background: India-Australia relations, Visa issues, Australia’s Migration Act 1958, Nuclear Suppliers Group (NSG).