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Today’s important articles/news in various newspapers (13th July)

Dear aspirants, following are the links of various articles taken from various newspapers. Click the link to read further. To get notification, follow the blog. Thank you 1. Spirit Of Sendai No other region in the world illustrates the now chronic nature of displacement caused by extreme weather events and climate change more than Asia and… Continue reading Today’s important articles/news in various newspapers (13th July)

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Inequality In India- Need For Inclusive Growth

Oxfam International’s report titled “An Economy of the 99 percent”, released at World Economic Forum 2017, brought to light the income inequality issue in India. According to the report, India’s richest 1% holds 58% of the country’s wealth and that 57 billionaires in India have the same wealth as that of bottom 70 percent of… Continue reading Inequality In India- Need For Inclusive Growth

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Today’s important articles/news in various newspapers (6th July)

Dear aspirants, following are the links of various articles taken from various newspapers. Click the link to read further. To get notification, follow the blog. Thank you 1. Is India winning the battle against extreme poverty? India is now a middle-income country. The political, policy and administrative systems have to adjust to the new realities. India… Continue reading Today’s important articles/news in various newspapers (6th July)

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Today’s important articles/news in various newspapers (5th July)

Dear aspirants, following are the links of various articles taken from various newspapers. Click the link to read further. To get notification, follow the blog. Thank you 1. L-G bound by ‘aid and advice’ of Delhi govt., says Constitution Bench A five-judge Constitution Bench of the Supreme Court unanimously held that Lieutenant-Governor is bound by the… Continue reading Today’s important articles/news in various newspapers (5th July)

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Parliamentary secretary and the office of profit

Syllabus: ‘Governance’ section - GS-II Background of the issue In 2015 when AAP came to power it appointed its 21 MLAs as Parliamentary Secretaries. One of them, Jarnail Singh had resigned earlier to contest elections from Punjab. A petition was filed against their candidature in June 2015 for the disqualification of these MLAs on the grounds… Continue reading Parliamentary secretary and the office of profit

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Healthcare Sector In India: Challenges And Opportunities

Syllabus: GS-II and III Healthcare comprises hospitals, medical devices, clinical trials, outsourcing, telemedicine, medical tourism, health insurance and medical equipment. The Indian healthcare sector is growing at a brisk pace due to its strengthening coverage, services and increasing expenditure by the public as well private players. Thus healthcare has become one of the key sectors in… Continue reading Healthcare Sector In India: Challenges And Opportunities

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Recapitalisation Of Banks In India : Need Of The Hour

Syllabus: GS-II, III and Essay The Indian Banking System has been under severe stress due to NPAs and has faced a capital crunch forcing it to curtail lending. Due to this, the Government of India has announced a ₹2.11 trillion bank recapitalisation plan for state-owned lenders weighed down by bad loans, seeking to stimulate the flow of credit… Continue reading Recapitalisation Of Banks In India : Need Of The Hour

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Relevance Of India’s Northeast In ASEAN Connection

Syllabus: IR section - GS-II NORTHEAST INDIA has an estimated 45 million population and is surrounded by around 4500km of the International border with Bangladesh, Bhutan, China, Myanmar, Nepal. The region possesses immense potential in India’s relation with South Asian countries and organizations like ASEAN. It is connected to the mainland India by a 22km wide link known as Siliguri corridor (chicken neck). Northeast is… Continue reading Relevance Of India’s Northeast In ASEAN Connection

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India And Africa – Diplomacy Of The 21st Century

Syllabus: IR section - GS-II Once known as the “dark continent”, Africa has emerged as the global theatre for power play and completion among all major world powers. With rising economic development and gradual integration of African states into the global economy, it is becoming the most sought-after destination for trade and investment by all major… Continue reading India And Africa – Diplomacy Of The 21st Century