Tag - government

Poona Pact Communal award

[Freedom Struggle] 2nd RTC, Communal Award, Poona Pact, Government of India Act

HFS10/P5: 2nd Round table conference HFS10/P6: Communal Award, Poona Pact (1932) HFS10/P7: Government of India act 1935 HFS10/P5: 2nd Round table conference The British government adopted the strategy of talking to different political parties by convening the Round Table Conferences. The first Round Table [...]

Office of Profit Issue and AAP Government in Delhi

Office of Profit Issue and AAP Government in Delhi The President rejected Delhi government’s amendment bill of Delhi Members of Legislative Assembly (Removal of Disqualification) Act, 1997, which exempted the Parliament Secretaries from disqualification on grounds of holding Office of Profit. It is serious development [...]

New Print Media Advertisement Policy Announced by Union Government

A New Print Media Advertisement Policy announced by the Union Information and Broadcasting for Directorate of Advertising and Visual Publicity (DAVP). The aim of the policy is to support transparency and accountability in distributing advertisements in print media. Key highlights of policy It mainly [...]

1000 MW CTU- Connected Wind Power Project Scheme Launched by Union Government

New scheme has been launched by the Union Ministry of new and Renewable Energy (MNRE) for setting up of 1000 Mega Watt (MW) Wind Power Project connected to transmission network of Central Transmission Utility (CTU). The main objective of the scheme is to provide [...]

[Economy] Steps taken by Indian Government to enhance the Capital Market?

Before talking about the steps taken by Government to strengthen / improve the Capital Market, million dollar question is, what is Capital market? Ans- already explained in my earlier articles. Now here is the list of reforms initiated for Capital Market. Anyways, to put this in [...]

[Science] Mobile Tower Radiation and Steps taken by Government

What is Mobile tower radiation Why is it in news? Inter-Ministerial Committee (IMC) on EMF Radiation. Timeline ICNIRP guidelines What is SAR? How and why does Mobile Radiation affect humans? Animals and Mobile Radiation? Steps taken by Environment Ministry What is Mobile tower radiation [...]

Handloom Mark India textile ministry

[Schemes] Handloom Mark, Handicraft Sector: Government schemes, problems, reforms

Handloom vs Handicraft? Why Handloom Mark? What is Handloom Mark? Social Security for Handloom n Handicraft? Mahatma Gandhi Bunkar Bima Yojana Health Insurance Scheme (HIS) for weavers Special schemes? Technology Upgradation Fund (TUF) Integrated Handlooms Development Scheme (IHDS) Mill Gate Price Scheme Babasaheb [...]

[Economic Survey Ch1] Agriculture challanges, tax to GDP, steps by Government (part 3 of 3)

AGRO and Food Management Agriculture: Problem areas? #1: Land holding #2: Nutritional security #3: Supply Chain  Management Kelkar Tax to GDP ratio? Steps Taken by Government AGRO and Food Management Agro + allied industries Approx. number Share in India’s GDP 14% (2011-12) Share in total employment 58% (2001) The declining [...]

[Rights issue] Education: Government schemes, organizations, SABLA, NPEGEL, Jalmani, Bal Shree, mock questions

Introduction Constitutional provisions abt. Education Scheme: Food Schemes: infra/Services Organizations Schemes: CASH/scholarship/award Mock Questions Introduction List is not exhaustive. Article is written mainly keeping the competitive exam MCQs worthy information and skimming the rest. Article is subject to revision. Constitutional provisions abt. Education 15 Right Prohibition of discrimination. 21/A Right Free [...]

[Public Health] Current Affairs 2012-13: Government schemes, Policies, Yearbook stuff (Part 1 of 3)

Prologue Constitutional provisions FR DPSP Duties 7th Schedule Bills/ Laws Draft National Health Bill 2009. Transplantation of Human Organs (Amendment) Bill, 2009 PCPNDT 2004 NCHRH Bill 2011 Draft Mental Healthcare bill, 2012 Draft DNA profiling Bill, 2012 Policies National Population Policy 2000 (NPP) [...]

chart hub-spoke model Mega food park

[Food Processing] Mega Food parks, Agri-Export Zones(AEZ), Cold Chains and truckload of government schemes

Problems with government schemes 12th FYP: food processing Ministry of Food Processing Industries (MoFPI) Vision 2015 Food processing National Mission on Food Processing (NMFP) #1: Mega Food Parks: Hub and Spoke Model Location Factors: Bhagalpur and Chittor Benefits of Each Mega Food park [...]

Fish & Poultry Supply Chain Management

[Food Processing] Poultry, Meat, Supply Chain, Upstream, Downstream, Avian influenza, government schemes

Prologue Poultry: Scope/significance Locations- Poultry Business Poultry Supply chain & Backward Integration Poultry@Upstream Maize (Poultry-Feed) Avian Influenza Contract Farming @Processing @Downstream Poultry Hygiene Taxation and Smuggling Export Demand Govt. schemes for poultry #1: Poultry Development Scheme #2: Poultry Venture Capital Fund #3: Central [...]