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  • Mar 29, 2018
  • 1 Government’S 2030 Vision for EVs is Huge Challenge [ Sci-Tech, Env. ]

    Tata Motors CEO and MD Guenter Butschek said, “Meeting the government’s vision of 100 % electrification of public transport and 40 % of personal mobility by 2030 is a huge challenge”. It is expected that Indian passenger vehicles market would touch around 10 million units annuall

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  • 2 Government Gives Railway Safety Top Priority in Budget [ Policy-Governance ]

    The Centre has accorded the highest priority to Railways safety with Rs. 73, 065 crore (out of an investment of Rs. 148, 528 crore) allotted for 2018 - 19 for the period- to transform Railways into a modern, safe, green, affordable, and comfortable transport.

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  • Mar 28, 2018
  • 1 📹 Economic Survey 2018 - Vol. 2, Ch.8: Industry and Infrastructure [ Eco. ]

    Industry - Several industry specific reform initiatives taken by the Government since 2014 have significantly improved the overall business environment in the country. 📹 📝 Some of the reforms are

    • implementation of the Goods and Services Tax

    • Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code

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  • 2 Economic Survey 2018 - Vol. 2, Ch. 10: Social Infrastructure, Employment and Human Development [ Eco. ]

    As India is poised to grow as one of the leading knowledge economies, education, skill development and health will remain priorities for the Government. Trends in social sector expenditure - Public investment in social infrastructure like education and health is critical in the d

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  • 3 Economic Survey 2018 - Vol. 2, Ch. 9: Service Sectors [ Eco. ]

    International comparison - Services export growth, both for World and India, which had dipped to negative territory in 2015, returned to positive territory in 2016. As per the latest World Trade Organization (WTO) data for first half of 2017, services export growth for the World

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  • 4 Economic Survey 2018 - Vol. 2, Ch. 7: Agriculture and Food Management [ Eco. ]

    The declining share of agriculture does not undermine the significance of the sector for employment, livelihood and food security. With structural changes in agriculture, there is greater scope to broaden the range of activities related to agriculture to improve productivity and

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  • 5 Economic Survey 2018 - Vol. 2, Ch. 6: External Sector [ Eco. ]

    Global economic environment: International Developments - The global economy is gathering pace and is expected to accelerate from 3.2 % in 2016 to 3.6 percent in 2017 and 3.7 percent in 2018 which reflects an upward revision of the earlier projections by the IMF.

    • World trade vo

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  • 6 Economic Survey 2018 - Vol. 2, Ch. 5: Sustainable Development, Energy and Climate Change [ Eco. ]

    Sustainable development goals -UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) adopted by the international community in September, 2015 comprehensively covers social, economic and environmental dimensions and build on the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs).

    • The SDGs constitute a unive

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  • Mar 27, 2018
  • 1 Economic Survey 2018 - Vol. 2, Ch. 4: Prices and Inflation [ Eco. ]

    The economy witnessed a gradual transition from a period of high and variable inflation to more stable prices in the last four years. Headline inflation measured by the Consumer Price Index (CPI) has remained under control for the fourth successive year.

    Headline inflation rate

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  • 2 Economic Survey 2018 - Vol. 2, Ch. 3: Monetary Management and Financial Intermediation [ Eco. ]

    Monetary Developments during 2017 - 18. Monetary policy during 2017 - 18 was conducted under the revised statutory framework, which became effective from August 5, 2016. Accordingly, the Reverse Repo Rate under the Liquidity Adjustment Facility (LAF) stands at 5.75%, and the Marg

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  • 3 Economic Survey 2018 - Vol. 2, Ch. 2: Review of Fiscal Developments [ Eco. ]

    The firm footing afforded by the Government to unleash tax reforms in the current year could be perused from the Charts Most fiscal indicators-revenue buoyancy, expenditure quality, devolution and deficits improved discernibly in the last three years.

    Image of Fiscal indicators as percentage of GDP

    Image of Fiscal Indicators as Percentage of GDP

    Image of Fiscal indicators as percentage of GDP

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  • 4 📹 Economic Survey 2018 - Vol. 2, Ch. 1: an Overview of India’S Economic Performance in 2017-18 [ Eco. ]

    GDP growth in 2017 - 18 - With Gross Domestic Product (GDP) growth averaging 7.5 % between 2014 - 15 and 2016 - 17. India can be rated as among the best performing economies in the world on this parameter.

    • Growth is expected to decline to 6.5 % in 2017 - 18, bringing the 4-year

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  • 5 🌟 What is Operation Cactus? Maldives Crisis: Operation Cactus Now by India (Important) [ Int. Rel & Org. ]

    The ongoing political crisis in the Maldives has raised concerns in India over the stability of this important island nation. Maldives is located in Indian Ocean, India’s imports from the gulf pass through this area.

    Map of China's String of Pearls & Maritime Silk Road

    Map of China’s String of Pearls & Maritime Silk Road

    Map of China’s String of Pearls & Maritime Silk Road

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  • 6 How ISRO & Antrix Became International Go-to Agencies- ISRO’S ‘Small is Beautiful’ ? [ Space and ISRO ]

    In February 2017, ISRO launched 104 satellites in one go beating Russia’s record of 37. Barring the 714-kg Cartosat, all others were nano-satellites. This is a big achievement and marks a feather in the cap of ISRO’s commercial venture.

    How ISRO & Antrix Became International Go-To Agencies- ISRO’s

    How ISRO & Antrix Became International Go-To Agencies- ISRO’s

    How ISRO & Antrix Became International Go-To Agencies- ISRO’s

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  • Mar 26, 2018
  • 1 Understanding Thailand’S ‘Data for Action’ Model- Big 6 Countries of WHO Southeast Asia Plan [ Health ]

    The ‘big six’ countries of the southeast region shared their immunization challenges and lessons learnt for accelerating efforts to eliminate measles and control rubella by the year 2020. The following figure shows an example of “Data for Action” with the local information mapped

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  • 2 🌟 Water Crisis in India- is India Heading to ‘Day Zero’? (Important) [ Env. ]

    About 330 million people in India has been facing severe droughts issues this year. The coal-fired power plants –the major source of electricity in India are at the same time facing huge deficits, resulting in energy crisis.

    Map of 54% of India's Ground Water Wells are Decreasing

    Map of 54 % of India’s Ground Water Wells Are Decreasing

    Map of 54 % of India’s Ground Water Wells are Decreasing

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  • 3 🌟 ISRO to Align with 170 Government Projects to Benefit Common Man (Important) [ Policy-Governance, Space and ISRO ]

    Indian Space Research Organization, to bring socio-economic transformation in the country. It is set to act as a force-multiplier in implementing as many as 170 projects where space technology can be used for a better life.

    ISRO Align with 170 Government Projects to Benefit Common Man

    ISRO Align with 170 Government Projects to Benefit Common Man

    ISRO Align with 170 Government Projects to Benefit Common Man

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  • 4 Mumbai Now World’S Busiest Single Runway Airport [ Important Days ]

    Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj International airport sets record with 980 flights in 24 hours. On January 20, Mumbai airport created a new world record for single-runway operations by handling 980 arrivals and take-offs in 24 hours, or almost one flight every minute.

    Image of CSMI airport sets record with 980 flights in 24 hours

    Image of CSMI Airport Sets Record with 980 Flights in 24 Hours

    Image of CSMI airport sets record with 980 flights in 24 hours

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  • Mar 22, 2018
  • 1 📹 Expected Questions on Schemes and Projects – 2018 - Miscellaneous (Part – 2) [ Schemes & Proj. ]

    National Academic Depository (NAD) - NAD is born out of an initiative to provide an online store house of all academic awards. It is an - 24×7 online store house of all academic awards viz: 1. certificates, 2. diplomas, 3. degrees, 4. Mark-sheets etc.

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  • 2 📹 Expected Questions on Schemes and Projects – 2018 - Miscellaneous (Part - 1) [ Schemes & Proj. ]

    National Automotive Testing and R&D Infrastructure Project (NATRIP) - Largest and one of the most significant initiatives in automotive sector so far. It represents a unique joining of hands between the Government of India, a number of State Governments and Indian Automotive Ind

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  • 3 📹 Expected Questions on Schemes and Projects – 2018 - Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports [ Schemes & Proj. ]

    In this article we will discuss the schemes by Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports. The schemes discussed are: Mission XI Million, ‘I stand by my country’ campaign. and Ministry of Chemical and Fertilizers. The schemes discussed are: Jan Aushadhi Scheme, SUVIDHA.

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  • 4 📹 Expected Questions on Schemes and Projects–2018 -Ministry of Tribal Affairs & Ministry of Textiles [ Schemes & Proj. ]

    In this article we will discuss the schemes by Ministry of Tribal Affairs. The schemes discussed are: National Resource Centre for Tribal Livelihood. and Ministry of Textiles. The schemes discussed are: Bunkar Mitra.

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  • 5 📹 Expected Questions on Schemes and Projects – 2018 - Ministry of Rural Development [ Schemes & Proj. ]

    In this article we will discuss the schemes by Ministry of Rural Development. The schemes discussed are: Pradhan Mantri Awaas Yojana (Gramin), Deendayal Antyodaya Yojana – National Rural Livelihoods Mission (DAY - NRLM), Road Connectivity Project for Left Wing Extremism (LWE) Aff

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  • 6 📹 Expected Questions on Schemes and Projects – 2018 - Ministry of Minority Affairs [ Schemes & Proj. ]

    In this article we will discuss the schemes by Ministry of Minority Affairs. The schemes discussed are: Learn and Earn scheme, Management of Haj Pilgrimage, Hunar Haath, USTTAD Scheme. and Ministry of Housing and Urban Poverty Alleviation. The schemes discussed are: Pradhan Mantr

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  • 7 📹 Expected Questions on Schemes and Projects – 2018 - Ministry of Shipping [ Schemes & Proj. ]

    In this article we will discuss the schemes by Ministry of Shipping. The schemes discussed are: Sagarmala Program. and Ministry of Earth Sciences. The schemes discussed are: HIMANSH.

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    IAS Prelims 2018 GS Paper 1 - Expected Questions on Schemes and Yojanas (Pa

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  • 8 📹 Expected Questions on Schemes and Projects – 2018 - Ministry of Mines [ Schemes & Proj. ]

    In this article we will discuss the schemes by Ministry of Mines. The schemes discussed are: Mining Surveillance System (MSS). and Ministry of Road Transport & Highways. The schemes discussed are: Indian Bridge Management System (IBMS), Setu Bharatam, Sukhad.

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  • 9 📹 Expected Questions on Schemes and Projects – 2018 - Ministry of Development of North Eastern Region [ Schemes & Proj. ]

    In this article we will discuss the schemes by Ministry of Development of North Eastern Region. The schemes discussed are: Mobile Air Dispensary. and Ministry of Micro, Small & Medium Enterprises. The schemes discussed are: National SC/ST hub, Zero Defect, Zero Effect (ZED) schem

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  • Mar 22, 2018
  • 1 📹 Expected Questions on Schemes and Projects – 2018 - Ministry of Communications [ Schemes & Proj. ]

    In this article we will discuss the schemes by Ministry of Communications. The schemes discussed are: Universal Service Obligation Fund (USOF), Deen Dayal SPARSH Yojana (DDSY).

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    IAS Prelims 2018 GS Paper 1 - Expected Questions on Schemes and Yojanas (Part 2)

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  • 2 📹 Expected Questions on Schemes and Projects – 2018 - Ministry of Petroleum and Natural Gas [ Schemes & Proj. ]

    In this article we will discuss the schemes by Ministry of Petroleum and Natural Gas. The schemes discussed are: Gas4India Campaign, Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana, Urja Ganga, National Gas Hub, Saksham 2017.

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    IAS Prelims 2018 GS Paper 1 - Expected Questions

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  • 3 📹 Expected Questions on Schemes and Projects – 2018 - Ministry of Drinking Water and Sanitation [ Schemes & Proj. ]

    In this article we will discuss the schemes by Ministry of Drinking water and Sanitation. The schemes discussed are: Gramin Swachh Survekshan, Swachh Bharat Mission (Gramin) (SBM-G), Atal Bhujal Yojana, Swajal Yojana Project.

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