Rs 20 lakh crore stimulus Covid package- Aatmanirbhar Bharat

Why in news? Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced a Rs 20 lakh crore economic package due to the “unprecedented crises” caused by the novel coronavirus. This is 10 per cent of India’s GDP. Details of Aatmanirbhar Bharat The New Deal for Aatmanirbhar Bharat – a resilient India, comprises of around 10% of India’s grade domestic […]

12th May – Editorials/Opinions Analyses

Contents Now or Never: States are driving bold reforms Equal freedom and forced labour Playing out live, a narrative of discrimination The need for a second chamber: Bicameral Legislature Reduce the country’s preference for cash NOW OR NEVER: STATES ARE DRIVING BOLD REFORMS Focus: GS-II Indian Economy Why in news? Uttar Pradesh, Madhya Pradesh and […]

12th May Current Affairs

Contents India’s unemployment rate dropped: CMIE Right to religion: Supreme Court explains No increase in lease rent of SEZ units Bond yields rise as govt. expands borrowing plan SC sets up panel to look into J&K Internet curbs Enzyme makes men vulnerable to COVID Mandis linked to e-NAM see 65% rise INDIA’S UNEMPLOYMENT RATE DROPPED: […]

Explained: Labour Laws Reforms for UPSC Exam

That the archaic labour laws in India need to be amended is beyond debate. They have protected only a tiny section of the labour force, facilitated rent-seeking, and have laid the ground for the casualisation of the labour force, the phenomenon of the missing middle in manufacturing, and the substitution of capital for labour in […]

PIB 11th May

Contents Nominations for the Gandhi Peace Prize 2020 Atal Pension Yojana (APY) Completes 5 years Indo-Bangladesh “Virtual Conference” by ASSOCHAM 177 new mandis integrated with the e-NAM KVIC Potters using innovative methods BiPAP Non-Invasive Ventilator “SwasthVayu” NOMINATIONS FOR THE GANDHI PEACE PRIZE 2020 Focus: GS-I Art and Culture, Prelims Why in news? The Ministry of […]