Policies & Governance: Point-Wise Current-Affairs/GS Articles 2019 (Including PIB)- Download PDF

  • Aug 13, 2019
  • 1 Lok Sabha Passed the Special Economic Zones Amendment Bill [ Policy/Governance, Economy ]

    The Special Economic Zones amendment bill passed on 26th June 2019 will allow trusts to set up units in Special economic zones. This amendment bill of 2019 will replace the Special Economic Zones (Amendment) Ordinance.

    This bill was became the first legislation to be passed in t

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  • 2 Assam Chief Secretary Directed of Having No Right to Be in Office [ Policy/Governance ]

    T he Supreme Court came down heavily on Assam Chief Secretary for his submission that the state government is not bound by any decision of foreigner’s tribunals declaring a person as an illegal migrant.

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    This is Image Show in Chief Ministeres of Assam from 1947

    This is image show in chief ministeres of Assam from 1947

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  • Aug 12, 2019
  • 1 RBI Financial Stability Report 2019 [ Policy/Governance, Economy ]

    The Reserve Bank of India released the 19th issue of the Financial Stability Report (FSR) . The FSR reflects the collective assessment of the Sub-Committee of the Financial Stability and Development Council (FSDC) on risks to financial stability, as resilience of the financial sy

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  • Aug 7, 2019
  • 1 Induction of 400 Experts from Private Sector in Bureaucracy [ Policy/Governance ]

    The Department of Personnel & Training has been asked to prepare a proposal for filling vacant positions laterally. This hiring will comprise 400 domain experts for Deputy Secretary/Director Posts along with the 54 private sector employees. The main motive is to boost efficiency

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  • 2 Centre to Remove Minimum Education Requirement for Transport Drivers [ Policy/Governance ]

    The Union Ministry of Road Transport and Highways (MoRTH) has decided to remove requirement of minimum educational qualification (class 8th pass) for transport vehicle drivers in the country. Currently, as per the Central Motor Vehicle Rules, 1989, a transport vehicle driver must

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  • Aug 6, 2019
  • 1 Pension Coverage to Crores of Farmers [ Policy/Governance, Economy, Govt. Schemes/Projects ]

    Cabinet has approved a new Central Sector Scheme to empower farmers across India. The Central Government would spend Rs. 10774.50 crore for a period of 3 years towards its contribution (matching share) for providing social security cover as envisaged under the scheme.

    Approx. 5

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  • 2 Kerala Assembly to Digitize All Its Records Under Its E-Vidhan Initiative [ Science/Technology, Policy/Governance, Committees/Govt. Bodies ]

    The Kerala Legislative Assembly recently announced initiative to digitize all its records and proceedings under its ambitious project called E-Vidhan which enables state legislature to go fully digital and completely paperless.

    Aim is to digitize and make their functioning paper

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  • Aug 5, 2019
  • 1 Monthly Pension Scheme for Retail Traders and Shopkeepers Cleared by the Union Cabinet [ Policy/Governance, Govt. Schemes/Projects ]

    The Union Cabinet has approved Rs. 3000 monthly pension scheme for small retail traders and shopkeepers after age of 60 years. Scheme is based on self-declaration as no documents are required except bank account and Aadhaar Card.

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    This Image Show in Monthly Pension Coverage

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  • 2 Union Cabinet Clears New Initiative to Control FMD & Brucellosis [ Policy/Governance, Health ]

    Cabinet approved new initiative which will help in controlling Foot and Mouth Disease (FMD) and Brucellosis to support the livestock rearing farmers including improvement in the health of animals.

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    This Image Foot and Mouth Disease (fmd) & Brucellosis

    This image foot and mouth disease (fmd) & brucellosis

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  • 3 A Memorandum of Understanding Signed Between NSIC and Ministry of MSME [ Policy/Governance, Committees/Govt. Bodies ]

    A Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) was signed between National Small Industries Corporation Limited (NSIC) and Ministry of Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSME) for the year 2019 - 20.

    Skill development and Entrepreneurship were the main focus of this MoU.

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    Image Show in Profitable Business Manufacturing Ideas

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  • Jul 31, 2019
  • 1 GST- Goods and Services Tax [ Policy/Governance, Economy ]

    The Goods and Services Tax is an indirect tax which is a comprehensive multistage, destination based tax imposed in India on the supply of Goods and Services. “One nation, One indirect tax” is the dictum of GST which is expected to make India one unified common market.

    The idea

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  • Jul 30, 2019
  • 1 National Training Workshop of Master Trainers for 7thEconomic Census [ Policy/Governance ]

    National Training Workshop of Masters Trainers is a comprehensive training strategy to impart training to trainers engaged in upcoming 7th Economic Census held at Indian Habitat Center, New Delhi.

    Ministry of Statistics & Program Implementation (MoSPI) organised this event.

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    This Image Show in Seventh Economic Census 2019

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  • Jul 24, 2019
  • 1 FTII -Pune Has Been Granted Approval for Five Courses Under Applied Arts and Crafts Category [ Policy/Governance, Govt. Schemes/Projects ]

    The All India Council for Technical Education has given approval to the Film and Television Institute of India for launching five courses. sFTII is the first and only institute in the country to receive such recognition in this category.

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  • Jul 23, 2019
  • 1 Mediation Work to Resolve Ayodhya Dispute [ Policy/Governance, Committees/Govt. Bodies ]

    The Ayodhya (Ram-Mandir Babri-Masjid) dispute has been referred to a panel of three mediators by a Constitutional Bench of the Supreme Court. The panels’s main objective is to ensure the Supreme Court whether there can be a resolution to the dispute other than the court verdict o

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  • Jul 22, 2019
  • 1 Lokpal - Powers & Bills [ Policy/Governance, Committees/Govt. Bodies ]

    The public interest in the Republic Of India is represented by an anti-corruption wing or body of ombudsman better known as The Lokpal. Lokpal has authority to inquire into allegations of corruptions subjected to the central government and its public functionaries.

    Pinaki Chandr

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  • Jul 20, 2019
  • 1 The BJP Was Committed to Passing the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill [ Policy/Governance, Bills, Political Science ]

    The Citizenship (Amendment) Bill, 2019 provided for according Indian Citizenship to Hindus, Jains, Christians, Sikhs, Buddhists and Parsis from Bangladesh, Pakistan and Afghanistan after 7 years of residence in India instead of 12 years, which is the current norm even if they do

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  • Jul 19, 2019
  • 1 Model Code of Conduct [ Policy/Governance ]

    The Model Code of Conduct is the document issued by the Election Commission of India that lays down the minimum standards of behaviour to be followed by the political parties and the politicians while contesting the elections. The Model Code of Conduct comes into play as soon as

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  • 2 Lokpal- Its Powers, Bills [ Policy/Governance, Committees/Govt. Bodies ]

    The public interest in the Republic Of India is represented by an anti-corruption wing or body of ombudsman better known as The Lokpal. The Lokpal has authority to inquire into allegations of corruptions subjected to the central government and its public functionaries Pinaki Chan

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  • 3 Angel Tax [ Policy/Governance, Economy ]

    Angel Tax is a 30 % tax that is levied on the funding received by startups from an external investor. This 30 % tax is levied when startups receive angel funding at a valuation higher than its ‘fair market value’. It is counted as income to the company and is taxed. This tax was

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  • Jul 16, 2019
  • 1 Wuhan Summit [ Policy/Governance, International Relations/Organizations ]

    The first informal summit between Narendra Modi and Xi Jinping was held in Wuhan. Wuhan is known as the sprawling capital of Central China’s Hubei province. This city is a commercial center divided by the Yangtze and Han rivers.

    The views were exchanged on the issues of bilatera

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  • 2 Right of Children to Free and Compulsory Education [ Education, Policy/Governance ]

    The Right of Children to Free and Compulsory Education Act, 2009 provides for free and compulsory education to all children of the age of six to fourteen years. To do away with the no-detention policy in schools is the main content of this bill.

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  • Jul 8, 2019
  • 1 Israeli PM Benjamin Netanyahu Won Record Fifth Term in Office [ Policy/Governance, International Relations/Organizations ]

    The Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu won the elections of 2019 for the fifth time after being backed by a majority of Parliament members to form a new government, after the April 9 election.

    Altogether 97 percent of the votes were counted; neither of his rivals was able to capt

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  • Jul 5, 2019
  • 1 Indian Railways Launched “Mission Satyanistha” a Program on Ethics in Public Governance [ Policy/Governance, Railways ]

    Programme on Ethics in Public Governance was organised by Indian Railways and on this day the Mission Satyanistha was launched by Minister of Finance & Corporate Affairs, Railways & Coal.

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  • Jul 3, 2019
  • 1 The Prime Minister Conferred with Russia’S Highest State Decoration [ Policy/Governance, International Relations/Organizations ]

    Moscow awarded Prime Minister Narendra Modi with Russia’s highest state decoration, Order of St Andrew. He was awarded for his exceptional services in promoting special and privileged strategic partnership between the two countries.

    Image of International Awards Conferred on PM Narendra Modi

    Image of International Awards Conferred on PM Narendra Modi

    Image of International Awards Conferred on PM Narendra Modi

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  • 2 The Southernmost Polling Booth of India Witnessed Zero Voters [ Policy/Governance ]

    The Southernmost Polling Booth of India is situated at Shompen Hut in the Great Nicobar Island of the Andaman and Nicobar Lok Sabha Constituency. The booth is around 20km from the southernmost point of the Indian Subcontinent Indira Point.

    Not a single voter turned up to the pol

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  • Jun 25, 2019
  • 1 Indonesia Votes for Its President in World’S Biggest One-Day Election [ Policy/Governance ]

    The President Joko Widodo contested re-election against the former General Prabowo Subianto in 2019. The President Widodo already defeated Subianto in 2014 elections by a narrow margin.

    • The President Joko Widodo is a furniture businessman who entered politics 14 years ago as a s

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  • Jun 22, 2019
  • 1 Lithium-Ion Batteries Recycling Process Improved by the Researchers [ Science/Technology, Policy/Governance ]

    Introduction: A lithium-ion battery or Li-ion battery is a type of rechargeable battery, first proposed by chemist M Stanley Whittingham at Exxon in the 1970s. Lithium-ion batteries are commonly used for portable electronics and electric vehicles and are growing in popularity for

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  • Jun 18, 2019
  • 1 🌟 National Policy for Domestic Workers Enacted by Central Govt. [ Policy/Governance, Govt. Schemes/Projects ]

    Any separate law to protect interest of domestic workers has not been enacted by Central Government. Ministry of Labour & Employment is considering to formulate National Policy on Domestic Workers which is indraft stage.

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    Image of National Policy for Domestic Workers

    Image of National Policy for Domestic Workers

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  • May 31, 2019
  • 1 Expected Questions in Polity & Governance 2019 – IAS/NET (Part 4) (Set-3) [ Policy/Governance ]

    Please find below the most important expected topics for the upcoming UPSC Prelims exam 2019. Subscribe@Examrace YouTube Channel to get the complete series of expected questions. For practice and solutions visit - doorsteptutor. com. You can download the pdf by clicking the optio

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  • 2 Expected Questions in Polity & Governance 2019 – IAS/NET (Part 4) (Set-2) [ Policy/Governance ]

    Please find below the most important expected topics for the upcoming UPSC Prelims exam 2019. Subscribe@Examrace YouTube Channel to get the complete series of expected questions. For practice and solutions visit - doorsteptutor. com. You can download the pdf by clicking the optio

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