Economic Development

Current Affairs for UPSC IAS Exam

T+1 settlement cycle

Context After China, India will become the second country in the world to start the T+1 settlement (‘trade-plus-one’) cycle in ...
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New Umbrella Entity (NUE)

Context Recently, the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has put on hold licensing of the New Umbrella Entity (NUE) network, ...
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Private Mining Of Rare Earth Metals

Private Mining Of Rare Earth Metals Context The Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) has urged the government to encourage private ...
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Nine products get GI Tags

Context The Union government has granted the Geographical Indication (GI) tag to 9 products from across the country, including the ...
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Central Depositories Services India Ltd

Context Certain services at Central Depositories Services India Ltd (CDSL) were disrupted due to a suspected cyber attack over the ...
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Sovereign Green Bonds Framework

Context The Union Minister for Finance & Corporate Affairs recently approves the final Sovereign Green Bonds framework of India. About ...
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Kalanamak rice

Context Kalanamak, a traditional variety of paddy with a black husk and a strong fragrance, which is considered a gift ...
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What is kurki issue in Punjab?

What is kurki? It means attachment of a farmer’s land, already pledged to the money lending institution or individual, in ...
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India become world’s fifth largest economy

Context India become world’s fifth largest economy after it overtook the United Kingdom in end-March 2022, according to the latest ...
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Open Network for Digital Commerce

Context The Union Minister for Commerce and Industry, Consumer Affairs, Food and Public Distribution and Textiles, called for the integration ...
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Southern Rice Black-Streaked Dwarf Virus (SRBSDV)

Context THE Indian Agricultural Research Institute (IARI) has confirmed that the mysterious disease resulting in “dwarfing” of rice plants, reported ...
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Mithila Makhana gets a GI tag

Context The government has awarded geographical indication (GI) tag to ‘Mithila Makhana’, in a bid to help farmers get the maximum price ...
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Lumpy Skin Disease Virus

Context Several states, including Gujarat and Rajasthan, have been battling the outbreak of Lumpy Skin Disease (LSD), a viral infection of ...
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Arth Ganga Model

Context Recently, Asok Kumar, the Director General of the National Mission for Clean Ganga, spoke about the Arth Ganga model ...
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Pradhanmantri Bhartiya Janurvarak Pariyojna

Context The Ministry of Chemicals and Fertilisers recently announced that it has been decided to implement One Nation One Fertiliser ...
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