Tag - anti

Anti Microbial Resistance, The Joint doctrine of the Indian armed forces, Current Affairs 8th May, 2017

Anti Microbial Resistance Introduction India is severely affected by anti microbial resistance and this has increased the burden of diseases. It is important for the government to initiate several measures from creating awareness to policies that shall be instrumental to address the same. Chennai Declaration: “The Chennai [...]

[Economy] General Anti-Avodiance Rules (GAAR): Meaning, Pros, Cons, Implications, Explained

Drafting of the DTC Bill Rules of GAAR Burden of Proof Parliament of India (August 2009) Review by Standing Committee Pro and Anti GAAR viewpoints Summery Epilogue Location: Ministry of Finance, Delhi (2008) Why government wants to extract maximum revenue? Pranab Ok, This year we need to [...]

National Investment Board

[Economy] National Investment Board (NIB): Meaning, Functions, Anti-Arguments

Infrastructure Bottlenecks? What is National Investment Board (NIB)? Functions of National Investment Board (NIB)? Anti-argument/Objections against NIB? Infrastructure Bottlenecks? Infrastructure= railways, roads, ports, thermal plants etc. that are essential for other economic activities. Infrastructure projects worth over Rs 7 lakh crore are pending because [...]

Nepal Maoists in UN cantonments

[Diplomacy] Nepal Logjam (Part 2 of 3): Merger of Maoists with Army, Anti-India Campaign, Why Elections are not held

Introduction Rehab of Maoist Combatants Problem areas in Maoist Army merger Maoist MNREGA scam Trouble in Cantonment Power struggle within Maoist Party Kiran’s makes new Party Against Prachanda Against Baburam Bhattarai People’s Constitution Against India Anti-India stand of Maoists Babu vs Prachanda @RIO+20 [...]

Mohan with Prachanda

[Diplomacy] Nepal Logjam (Part 3 of 3): Chinese presence, Anti-India sentiments, how & why India’s policy failed

Introduction Chinese Influence in Nepal USA Murderers are free Human rights are selective Corruption Reservation in Army Jobs Ethnic Unrest Anger against UN and International Community Land transfer The Priest Appointment Why Anti-India sentiment in Nepal? Regressive forces Change of India’s Stand Criticism [...]

Lobbying Nira Radia

[Polity] Lobbying: Meaning, pro-anti arguments, Nira Radia, Gulam Nabi Fai, Wal-mart

Introduction to terms related Lobbying Why is it called Lobbying? How is lobbying done? Lobbying in USA Lobbying in India Lobbying vs Bribery Controversies related to Lobbying #1: RadiaGATE #2: Gulam Nabi Fai: Anti-Kashmir lobbying in USA #3: Wal-Mart Lobbying: FDI in Multibrand [...]

[Land Ceiling] Meaning, Reasons, Pro and Anti Arguments

Prologue What is Land Ceiling? Why Ceiling on Land holdings? Land Ceiling in India Land Ceilings: Benefits/Advantages/Positive Points With political Will Production increased Employment increased Naxal reduced Social Justice Growth of New political parties Land Ceiling: Pro and Anti arguments Mock Questions Prologue So far [...]

Disinvestment & shutting down HMT watches

[Disinvestment] Timeline, Methods, Pro & Anti Arguments, Modi Policy on PSU reforms and Disinvestment

Prologue Disinvestment Timeline in India Two methods of disinvestment Retail investors’ participation? Hardly! Disinvestment: arguments in favor and against Modi-Reform1: Disinvesting NHPC, Coal India, ONGC Modi Reform2: Revive 5 and shut down 6 Mock Questions Prologue Combining Disinvestment theory and current affairs topics scattered around [...]

Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB)

[Diplomacy] AIIB: Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank- purpose, structure, India’s interests- pro & anti arguments

Background AIIB: Chinese interest #1: Make truckload of profit #2: help in Maritime Silk policy #3: Counter US-Japan dominated IMF+ADB AIIB: Membership Who has not joined? AIIB Structure Shareholding and Voting Power Pro Arguments: India will benefit because #1: something is better than [...]