New Trade Policy

Editorial GS III Economy

What is the need for new trade policy? The technological and socio-economic changes are re-defining the very concepts of productivity and employment. Developing country firms no longer have the lu…

January 18, 2017 0 34

Graded Response Action Plan

Daily News GS III Environment & Biodiversity

Why in news? The union Environment Ministry recently notified a ‘Graded Response Action Plan’ against air pollution for Delhi and the National Capital Region. What does a ‘graded …

January 18, 2017 0 63

Sustainable Agriculture

Editorial GS III Agriculture

Agricultural sustainability is intrinsically linked to food security, and therefore critical to India’s progress and socio-economic development. What are the challenges? One of the biggest c…

January 17, 2017 0 119

Income Inequality

Daily News GS III Economy

  Why in news? A report titled ‘An economy for the 99%’ is released by the rights group Oxfam, ahead of the World Economic Forum (WEF) annual meeting. What are the findings? Ric…

January 17, 2017 0 142

Bihar Boat Tragedy

Daily News GS III Disaster Managment

Why in news? With four more bodies recovered, the death toll in Saturday evening’s boat tragedy in Bihar rose to 24. The boat carrying over 60 people capsized in the Ganga while coming to the…

January 16, 2017 0 164

Need for Tax Information Exchange Agreements

Editorial GS III Economy

What is the postivie side of 2008 financial crisis? The global financial meltdown of 2008 has had severe after-effects, impacting millions of people across the world, job losses, challenges faced b…

January 15, 2017 0 166

Report on Industrial Policy

Daily News GS III Economy

Why in news? The Standing Committee on Commerce submitted a report on ‘Industrial Policy in the Changing Global Scenario’ last month. What are the recommendations? Industrial reforms …

January 15, 2017 0 186

Defence Export Target: Challenges

Editorial GS III Defense Economy

Why in news? Speaking about the achievements of the government, Defence Minister said he had set a target of 2 billion dollars in defence exports by the time its tenure ends. This would mean a six…

January 14, 2017 0 187

Big Data for the next green revolution

Editorial GS III Agriculture

What is big data? The term "big data" often refers simply to the use of predictive analytics, user behavior analytics, or certain other advanced data analytics methods that extract value …

January 14, 2017 0 200

Drought guidelines and Management Plan

Articles GS III Disaster Managment

Click here to read more about TN Drought  Why in news? Tamil Nadu was declared drought-hit recently by the state government. Earlier Kerala also was declared drought-hit due to defi…

January 12, 2017 0 321