Schemes

Smart Cities are the incubators of the New Urban India

New India envisage the concept of aluminous, sustainability, e-mobility and overall development. Smart cities facilitated the same – If an initiative that ha brought invariability to developmentaspects sparring along : E-mobility –Fame India Innovation Digitization – automation Cultural aspects –NRIDXY It has brought structural changes to city based development towards ensuring sustainable urbanization : Digital …

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Evolution of Aadhaar system

How has Aadhar system evolved so far?

Former Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi remarked that “ for every 1 Rupee sent/allotted from Delhi, only 15 paisa reaches on the ground “. This statement explains the scale of intermediates and associated corruption, misappropriation of funds meant for welfare Delivery scheme. To avoid the issue of intermediaries and to ensure beneficiaries receive their benefits, the …

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Scheme for Higher Education Youth in Apprenticeship and Skills

The unemployment rate in India was 7.2% in February 2019, higher since September 2016 according to the latex data compile by centre for monitoring Indian economy (CMIC) to improve the employability of student by introducing employment allowance into the learning process of the higher education system, the Ministry of Human Resource Development introduced SHREYAS scheme. …

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Question on most important Schemes: Quiz 2

It is part two of series of quizzes based upon various schemes which were in news during last one year. This quiz is based upon schemes related to Ministry of Agriculture and Farmer’s welfare. Following schemes are asked here National Agricultural Higher Education Project (NAHEP) Pradhan Mantri Fasal Bima Yojana Online Portal “ENSURE” Pradhan Mantri …

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NATIONAL HEALTH AUTHORITY

Attempt following quiz to check your understanding regarding National Health Authority. You are encourage to attempt the quiz first then go through the article. [WpProQuiz 51] WHY IN NEWS: The union government has dissolved the National Health Agency and constituted National Health Authority. Construction and More about NHA: It has been attached to the Ministry …

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National Minimum Wage

Background On 17th January 2017 an expert committee was constituted by the Ministry of Labour and Employment, under the Chairmanship Dr. Anoop Satpathy. The main objective of the committee was to recommend methodology for fixation of National Minimum Wage (NMW) and determine the base level NMW through an evidence-based approach. The report “Determining the Methodology …

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National Mission for Clean Ganga

National Mission for Clean Ganga

According to the government reports about half of Indian rivers are polluted. Since the onset of urbanization and industrialization, rivers have borne the brunt of the negative effects of rapid economic development. In July 2014, “Namami Gange” program was launched under the National Mission for Clean Ganga. Clean Ganga Mission is India’s most ambitious endeavor …

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2nd Monetary Policy: Why RBI Increased Policy Rates

Recently RBI has announced its 2nd monetary policy for FY 2018-19. It has increase Policy rate and takes a neutral stance. These are important information, but from exam perspective (exams like RBI Grade B, UPSC) the background of these policies are important. Few questions which has been asked in UPSC CSE prelims and RBI Grade B …

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