Tag - buffer

Banking: Standing Deposit Facility (SDF), Tri-Party Repo, Countercyclic Capital Buffer (CCCB), BASEL-III Recapitalization & Indradhanush

Banking: PCA Framework, Countercyclical capital buffer (CCCB) and BASEL-III Capitalization Norms Banks must maintain an adequate capital base to protect themselves against “bank runs” and NPAs. Therefore, BASEL Committee on banking supervision has prescribed certain norms. First: they must maintain a minimum capital to [...]

Core Zone and Buffer Zone in Tiger Tourism area

[Environment] SC Ban on Tiger Tourism, Core and Buffer Areas, Project Tiger, NTCA Guidelines explained

What is core zones and Buffer Zone? What is Project Tiger? What is NTCA? Concept of Umbrella Species Timeline of Events Pro Arguments for Tiger Tourism Misleading information by Media Employment Tiger Tourism actually helps the tigers Ban on Tourism hurts the tigers [...]

Jarawa Map

[Rights Issue] Jarawa Tribes, Human Safari, Buffer Area, Tribal Commission, 13th Schedule

Who are the Jawaras? What is Andaman Trunk Road (ATR)? Human Safari? Road: To shut or Not to Shut? Dancing Video controversy Buffer Zone Case Chronology Tribal Commissions Mock Questions Who are the Jawaras? They are tribal people living in the South Andaman islands. [...]

PDS leakages are unacceptably high in India

[GS3] Shanta Kumar report on FCI-restructuring, Buffer stock, PDS & Food security & Direct Benefit Transfer

What is Food security? Origin of FCI Timeline of Food management in India Disturbing Numbers: FCI and Food Mismanagement Shanta Kumar Committee on FCI restructuring #1: Outsource procurement to State Governments #2: Procurement Payment reforms #3: Buffer stock reforms #4: Storage reforms #5: [...]