First Advance Estimates of National Income 2021-22

Context The National Statistical Office (NSO), Ministry of Statistics and Programme Implementation is releasing in this Press Note the First Advance Estimates (FAE) of National Income at both Constant (2011-12)…

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Soya Meal declared as an Essential Commodity

Context Recently, the government has notified, under the Essential Commodities Act 1955, to declare Soya Meal as an essential commodity by amending the Schedule of the Essential Commodities Act, 1955. The…

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PM GatiShakti Master Plan Launched

Context Prime Minister of India has launched the GatiShakti Master Plan to provide multi-modal connectivity to more than 1,200 industrial clusters. PM GatiShakti is based on six pillars Comprehensiveness: It…

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What are Non-Convertible Debentures?

Context Recently, several companies have announced public issues to raise funds through Non-Convertible Debentures (NCDs). At a time when fixed deposit rates are in low single digits, these NCD offerings…

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A white touch to a refreshed green revolution

A white touch to a refreshed green revolution Context The Amul model, of a socio-economic enterprise, has immense potential to aid India’s crop-growing farmers. Importance of November 26, 2021 November…

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Implementation of Seed Related Schemes

Context The Government is implementing various schemes to strengthen the seed production chain &to enhance availability of quality seeds & planting material of crops to farmers across the country through…

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