RSTV BIG PICTURE: UPDATING NPR

UPDATING NPR The Union Cabinet has approved a proposal to update the National Population Register (NPR), which is linked to the Census. The exercise will cost Rs 8,500 crore, the government said. The Census Commission has said the objective of the NPR is to create a comprehensive identity database of every “usual resident” of the […]

PIB 24th December

Contents Agreement between India and Sweden regarding Seafarer Certificates SDG India Index Chinese Sign boards at ASI sites AGREEMENT BETWEEN INDIA SWEDEN REGARDING SEAFARER CERTIFICATES Why in News? The Union Cabinet gave ex-post facto approval for the Agreement between India and Sweden on Recognition of Seafarer Certificates. Details: The Agreement will pave the way for […]

25th December – Editorials/Opinions Analyses

Contents DOUBLE TROUBLE: UNEVEN INFLATION AND SLUGGISH GROWTH STRENGTHENING GRASSROOTS DEMOCRACY NIGHT SHIFTS IN FACTORIES FOR WOMEN ALBIET DAYTIME SHIFT CONCERNS PERSISTS JUSTICE DENIED DOUBLE TROUBLE: UNEVEN INFLATION AND SLUGGISH GROWTH Why in news? International Monetary Fund called for “urgent” policy measures to reverse the current slowdown that has weighed down global economic growth. However, […]

Current Affairs 25 December 2019 for UPSC Exam

Contents ROHTANG TUNNEL NAMED AFTER VAJPAYEE IMF :INDIA IN THE MIDST OF SIGNIFICANT SLOWDOWN CHIEF OF DEFENCE STAFF ROHTANG TUNNEL NAMED AFTER VAJPAYEE Why in News? Announcing the decisions taken by the Cabinet at a meeting chaired by hon. PM Narendra Modi, one of the cabinet ministers said that the pass will be named after […]