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

  • Jun 21, 2017
  • 1 📹 Highlight on Government Policies & Schemes Contemporary –Expected Question 2017 Part-1 [ Policy/Governance ]

    We will be covering the important questions and topics for competitive examinations for 2017 related to Government Policies & Schemes Contemporary and related policies. As per video tutorials and lectures at YouTube@Examrace

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  • 2 SEBI Approved Options Trading in Commodity Futures [ Policy/Governance ]

    SEBI has given green signal to options trading on futures contract of commodities but the capital market regulator has initially permitted on futures of one commodity. For the commodity exchanges SEBI has given strict eligibility criteria for starting the trading in options contr

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  • Jun 18, 2017
  • 1 Differently Able Children Becomes Ambassadors of ‘Anuyatra’ [ Policy/Governance ]

    23 differently-abled children with different challenges, ranging from autism, cerebral palsy to depression and hyperactivity, who received special training in magic are becomes brand ambassadors of ‘Anuyatra’ an initiative of the Kerala government for person with special needs, l

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  • 2 Tele-Law Launched to Mainstream Legal Aid in Rural India [ Policy/Governance ]

    Tele-Law has been launched as joint initiative of the Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology. It will provide legal help to the marginal communities and rural areas peoples by CSC. Primarily it will be started across 1000 Common Service Centres (CSC) in Uttar Pradesh

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  • 3 NITI Aayog Introduce SATH Program [ Policy/Governance ]

    SATH ‘Sustainable Action for Transforming Human capital’ has been launched jointly by NITI Aayog and the State Governments to promote the agenda of cooperative federalism. The main objective of SATH initiative is to identify and build three future ‘role model’ states for health s

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  • Jun 14, 2017
  • 1 Presidential Election of India to Be Held on 17th July 2017 [ Policy/Governance ]

    The next Presidential election of India will be held on 17th July 2017 as announce by Election Commission and in this regard the nomination process will starts from 14th June. 28th June will be last day for submitting the nominations and candidates can withdraw their nominations

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  • Jun 11, 2017
  • 1 Andhra Pradesh: First State to Implement First Rural LED Street Lighting Project in India [ Policy/Governance ]

    LED lights will be now lights up rural areas under Government’s Rural LED Street Lighting National Project (SLNP) by replacing 10 lakh conventional street lights with LED lights in Andhra Pradesh’s 7 district’s Gram Panchayat.

    • The Energy Efficiency Services Limited (EESL) will b

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  • 2 World Bank Expected Growth Rate of India Up to7.2% in 2017 [ Policy/Governance ]

    India’s growth rate has been projected up to 7.2 % in 2017 financial year by Global Economic Prospects (GEP) of the World Bank which was 6.8 % growth in 2016. The bank also has predicted growth of India up to 7.5 % in 2018 and 7.7 % in 2019.


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  • 3 भारत के सामने चुनौतियां (Challenges Before India) [ Policy/Governance ]

    प्रस्तावना: - विश्व राजनीति में भारत का स्थान अहम है। आर्थिक महाशक्ति के रूप में उभर रहे भारत को वैश्विक रूप से अहम किरदार निभाने के लिए अपने मित्र देशों को ढूंढना होगा। पड़ोसी देश पाकिस्तान और चीन के साथ हमारे संबंधों में खटास का एक लंबा अध्याय रहा है। उत्तरपूर्व के पड़ोसी चीनी ड्

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  • Jun 8, 2017
  • 1 Airtel and Telenor Merger Approved by SEBI [ Policy/Governance ]

    Bharti Airtel has announced mergers with Telenor Communications Private Ltd after getting approval by the Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI), Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE) and National Stock Exchange of India (NSE) for the proposed scheme of merger with Telenor (India).

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  • 2 India Mobile Congress 2017 to Be Hosted by India in September [ Policy/Governance ]

    Union Minister for Communications Manoj Sinha has announced that India Mobile Congress 2017 (IMC 2017) the three day event is going to host by India from 27th to 29th September 2017 in New Delhi. And with this India is hosting its own mobile mega show.

    India Mobile Congress

    India Mobile Congress

    India Mobile Congress

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  • Jun 5, 2017
  • 1 RBI to Introduce New 1 Rs. Note Soon [ Policy/Governance ]

    The new one rupee note has been introduced by Reserve Bank of India and printed by the government which will be soon to be circulated. Previously in 1994 one rupee note was stop due to one-rupee coins is less expensive to produce then note.

    • Later Rs. 2 and Rs. 5 notes were also

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  • Jun 3, 2017
  • 1 Now Poll Candidates Have to Declare Their as Well as Spouse’S Source of Income [ Policy/Governance ]

    Law minister has declared that candidates will now have to declare their and their spouse’s income sources when they are applying for nominations to contest polls, these steps will get more transparency in the Election.

    • Currently poll contestants have to give details of assets a

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  • May 31, 2017
  • 1 PM Narendra Modi Lays Foundation Stone of AIIMS at Changsari, Assam [ Policy/Governance ]

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi has lays the foundation stone in Guwahati to setup All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) at Changsari of Kamrup District, Assam under the ’Pradhan Mantri Swasthya Suraksha Yojana’.

    • The institute will be 26 km far from Guwahati and will be c

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  • May 22, 2017
  • 1 CCEA Gives Approval to New Coal Linkage Policy [ Policy/Governance ]

    The CCEA has approved a new coal linkage policy to ensure adequate supply of the fuel to power plants through reverse auction. The new policy will help in ensuring fuel supplies to the power plants in an organised manner.

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    In This Image Shows CCEA

    In This Image Shows CCEA


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  • 2 Railways to Install CCTV Surveillance System Under Nirbhaya Fund [ Policy/Governance ]

    Indian Railways will install CCTV surveillance system at more than 900 stations under the Nirbhaya Fund at an approved cost of Rs. 500 crore to strengthen security at rail premises. Ladies Special trains and women compartments in suburban trains

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    Image of Railways to Install CCTV

    Image of Railways to install CCTV

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  • May 18, 2017
  • 1 Draft Rules for No Fly List for Banning Unruly Passengers Unveiled [ Policy/Governance ]

    The government has released draft rules for a ‘no-fly list’ for banning unruly passengers. The Ministry of Civil Aviation had set up a committee to come up with the final draft of the new set of rules. The new rules would be opened for public comments for a period of one month.

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  • May 15, 2017
  • 1 Union Cabinet approve New National Steel Policy [ Policy/Governance ]

    The Union Cabinet approved a new steel policy that visualizes investment of Rs. 10 lakh crore to build more production capacity. The policy aims to increase manufacturing of quality steel in the country boost domestic steel consumption and turn India into a globally competitive s

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  • May 1, 2017
  • 1 Proposal for New Financial Year [ Policy/Governance ]

    We have had 150 year of financial year, which has been made by the British. Prime Minister Narendra Modi has given a new financial year from January to December instead of the current financial year that is from April to March, adopted in 1867.

    Proposal for new financial year

    Proposal for New Financial Year

    Proposal for new financial year

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  • 2 No to Service Charge [ Policy/Governance ]

    The new rule gave relief to many customers who loved food. The service charge we pay at the hotel shall not be mandatory and it’s totally voluntary. This has been said by the food and consumer affair minister Ram Vilas Paswan after the government approved the relevant.

    No to service charge on Food

    No to Service Charge on Food

    No to service charge on Food

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  • 3 Letter of Intent Issues for the Purchase of 16, 15,000 VVPATs [ Policy/Governance ]

    The letter of intent had been issues by the Election Commission of India for the purchase of 16, 15, 000 Voter Verifiable Paper Audit Trails with an estimated cost of Rs. 3, 173.47 crore during 2017 - 18 and 2018 - 19 from PSUs BEL and ECIL. The letter had communicated which was

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  • 4 Third Meeting of Governing Council [ Policy/Governance ]

    The 3rd meeting of the Governing Council took place, the CEO of NITI Aayog Shri Amitabh kant, reviewed the work done by the Niti Aayog. The work of transforming the economy and cooperation with states in the sectors of education, health etc. he spoke about the work done by the su

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  • 5 India Becomes No 2 LPG Importer [ Policy/Governance ]

    Japan had been replaced by India for being the number two importer of liquefied petroleum gas and LPG. This gave a push to Narendra Modi’s call for the ‘safer kitchen’. Many households in India uses fuel which increases the pollution and also exposes the women to various life thr

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  • 6 Petrol, Diesel Soon Shall Be at Your Doorstep [ Policy/Governance ]

    The petroleum ministry on Friday tweeted that it will make it possible to send petrol and diesel at home. This is made to help the consumers to avoid spending excessive time and long queues at fuel stations. About 3.5 crore people come to fuel stations every day. As of now only L

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  • 7 Generic Medicine Should Be Used by Doctors [ Policy/Governance ]

    PM Narendra Modi has announced that the doctors will have to prescribe generic medicine other than the more expensive branded ones. The government will make a mandatory code on the marketing prices which will ensure that the doctors and the pharmacists will follow the rule.

    Generic medicine should be used by Doctors

    Generic Medicine Should Be Used by Doctors

    Generic medicine should be used by Doctors

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  • Apr 28, 2017
  • 1 The Banning the Use of Red Beacon Decided by Union Cabinet [ Policy/Governance ]

    The Union Cabinet has decided to put a ban on the use of red beacons which atop cars of VIPs. Three categories had been exempted from the ban which was the President, Vice- President and Chief Justice of India. The exemption had been applied to the emergency service vehicles. Acc

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  • 2 Revised Prompt Corrective Action (PCA) Issued by RBI [ Policy/Governance ]

    A new notification by RBI namely “Revised Prompt Corrective Action (PCA) has come up for the banks. It shall be applicable to all the banks operating in India including small and foreign banks. It shall pay effectives from April 1 based on the financials of banks as of March 2017

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  • Apr 21, 2017
  • 1 Central Processing Centre Gets New Pin Code [ Policy/Governance ]

    The Department of Post has given a unique pin code for the Income Tax Department’s Central Processing Centre based in Bengaluru, to ensure that the letters and emails sent by taxpayers to the CPC are not lost reach the centre late. The new pin code given to CPC is 560500. Earlier

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  • 2 Pradhan Mantri Mudra Yojana [ Policy/Governance ]

    Pradhan Mantri Mudra Yojana was made to disbursed loans which were covered under this yojana have crossed its target on Rs. 1.8 lakh crore in the financial year 2016 - 17. Loans that were extended have are of Rs. 1.80, 087 crore in the current scenario. Majority of these loans w

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  • Apr 18, 2017
  • 1 India, Australia Sign Six Agreements [ Policy/Governance ]

    Six agreements have been signed between India and Australia in various fields like terrorism, sports, health, environment, aviation sector to boost bilateral cooperation. These agreements were signed in presence of Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his visiting Australian counterp

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