PIB – 31 December 2021

CONTENTS ELECTORAL BONDS INDIA’S ACHIEVEMENT OF RENEWABLE ENERGY TARGET INDIA- US: TECHNOLOGY- BASED ENERGY SOLUTIONS SANKALP SMARAK   ELECTORAL BONDS Focus: GS II- Election About Electoral Bonds: An electoral bond is like a promissory note that can be bought by any Indian citizen or company incorporated in India from select branches of State Bank of […]

PIB – 30 December 2021

CONTENTS PM KISAN ATAL INNOVATION MISSION FLEX FUEL VEHICLES   PM KISAN Focus: GS II- Welfare Schemes Why in News? In line with the continued commitment and resolve to empower grassroot level farmers, Prime Minister will release the 10th instalment of financial benefit under Pradhan Mantri Kisan Samman Nidhi (PM-KISAN) scheme on 1st January, 2022 […]

PIB – 29 December 2021

CONTENTS PRIME MINISTER EMPLOYMENT GENERATION PROGRAMME JAL JEEVAN MISSION   PRIME MINISTER EMPLOYMENT GENERATION PROGRAMME Focus: Government Policies and Interventions Prime Minister Employment Generation Program (PMEGP) The Prime Minister’s Employment Generation Programme (PMEGP) the result of the merger of two schemes – Prime Minister’s Rojgar Yojana (PMRY) and The Rural Employment Generation Programme (REGP). PMEGP […]

PIB – 28 December 2021

CONTENTS GOOD GOVERNANCE INDEX 2021 SOYA MEAL AS AN ESSENTIAL COMMODITY   GOOD GOVERNANCE INDEX 2021 Focus: GS II- Governance Why in News? On the occasion of the Good Governance Day (25th December), the government released the Good Governance Index 2021. About Good Governance Day Good Governance Day is observed in India annually on the twenty-fifth day of December, the […]

PIB – 27 December 2021

CONTENTS MADAN MOHAN MALAVIYA MISSION SAGAR REVAMPED DISTRIBUTION SECTOR SCHEME   MADAN MOHAN MALAVIYA Focus: GS I- Modern History Why in News? The Prime Minister has paid tributes to Pt. Madan Mohan Malaviya on his Jayanti. About Pt. Madan Mohan Malaviya Born on 25th December 1861, in Allahabad (now Prayagraj) in Uttar Pradesh. He played a key role […]

PIB – 25 December 2021

CONTENTS SRI AUROBINDO WINTER SESSION 2021 KISAN CREDIT CARD   SRI AUROBINDO Focus: GS I- Modern History Why in News? The Prime Minister chaired the first  meeting of the  High Level Committee (HLC) which has been constituted to commemorate 150th Birth Anniversary of Sri Aurobindo in a befitting manner.  The Committee comprises 53 members from various […]

PIB – 24 DECEMBER 2021

CONTENTS: HEAT ‘ABHYAS’ SAMAJIK ADHIKARITA SHIVIR TRIFED HEAT ‘ABHYAS’ Focus: GS Paper – 3: Defence Technology Why in news? DRDO successfully conducted the flight test of Indigenously developed High-speed Expendable Aerial Target (HEAT) Abhyas today from Integrated Test Range (ITR), Chandipur off the coast, Odisha.  Key points: Designed and developed by:: Aeronautical Development Establishment (ADE), […]

PIB – 23 DECEMBER 2021

CONTENTS: PRALAY MISSILE COLD WATER FISHERIES NATIONAL OXYGEN STEWARDSHIP PROGRAM VERNACULAR INNOVATION PROGRAM (VIP) PRALAY MISSILE Focus: GS Paper – 3: Achievements of Indians in Science & Technology, Defence Technology, Indigenization of Technology Why in news? Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) successfully conducted maiden flight test of indigenously developed surface-to-surface missile ‘Pralay’, from Dr […]

PIB – 22 DECEMBER 2021

CONTENTS: DIGITAL TRANSACTIONS IN INDIA FIRST AGRI-TECH PROGRAM LIVELIHOOD OPPORTUNITY TO TRANSGENDER DIGITAL TRANSACTIONS IN INDIA Focus: GS Paper – 3, Technology Missions, Government Policies & Interventions Why in news? As a result of the initiatives taken by the Government, there has been a growth of 88% in volume of digital transactions during the last […]

PIB – 21 DECEMBER 2021

                                                                                                      CONTENTS: PRADHAN MANTRI MUDRA YOJANA ASIAN DEVELOPMENT BANK (ADB) ATMANIRBHAR PANCHAYATS PRADHAN MANTRI MUDRA YOJANA Focus: GS Paper – 2, GS Paper – 3: Government Policies & Interventions, Growth & Development Why in news? As per the data provided by the Ministry of Finance, 68% of Pradhan Mantri Mudra Yojana accounts are held by […]