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PM Modi’s visit to US, Resolving the NPA issue: Key Challenges Current Affairs 28th June, 2017

PM Modi’s visit to US Introduction: This was PM Modi’s fifth US visit. PM Modi remarked that when it comes to the development of the world’s two largest democracies, India remains a “driven, determined, and decisive partner”. Donald J Trump on Twitter remarked- “Important strategic [...]

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 [...]

[Economy] Reliance KG Basin Issue : Reason, Controversy, Crux of Matter

New Exploration Licensing Policy (NELP) Conventional Mining and Royalty Production Sharing Contract (PSC) The crux of Reliance KG Basin controversy Dateline of Reliance KG Basin Controversy War of Words New Exploration Licensing Policy (NELP) Under this policy, government auctioned potential oil and gas field areas [...]

[Economy] Shares vs Stocks, Rights Issue of Shares, Bonus Shares, RSU

Share versus stock Different types of shares Rights issue of shares So, what’s the point in doing rights issue? To reduce the debt: equity ratio Bonus shares Employee stock option scheme Restricted stock unit (RSU) Share versus stock Suppose the company has issued 1000 [...]

[Polity] Constitutional Provisions for Scheduled Tribes (rights issue for CSAT)

Topic is important for CSAT Paper I (rights issue) and for GS (Mains) Paper I (Polity). Article 15(4): Promotion of Social, Economic and Educational interests Article 19(5): Safeguard of Tribal Interests Article 23: Human Trafficking Article 29: Cultural and Educational Rights Article 164 Articles [...]

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[Diplomacy] Maldives Coup: Reasons, Implications, Nasheed, Prologue to GMR Issue explained

Why is Maldives important for India? Brief History of Maldives Operation Cactus 1988 Entry of Mohd.Nasheed, 2004 Economic Problems Tourism and Islam Coup against Nasheed, 2012 Pro-Mohd.Nasheed version of Coup-story Anti-Nasheed version of Coup-Story India’s Stand on Maldives crisis India did bad India [...]

[Studyplan] India 2013 Yearbook: Approach to Rights issue, education, welfare, poverty removal schemes (part 4 of 6)

Polity, Rights issue, Education, welfare Organizations MCQ/2m Policies Laws Schemes Other Topics/overview Polity, Rights issue, Education, welfare For the “core” polity topics + Constitution, your first weapon of choice should be Indian Polity by M.Laxmikanth. The basic GK on Polity is given on chapter [...]

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[Rights Issue] Socio Economic Caste Census (SECC) 2011: Purpose, Benefits, Features, Deprivation index

SECC-2011: WHY needed? Census Difference: Regular vs SECC Confidential? BPL: SECC vs Planning Commission Poverty: UN Definition Poverty Line: India Tendulkar SECC-Players involved Procedure Data collection SECC: Methodology #1: Automatically Excluded #2: Automatically Included #3: Deprivation indicator 7 deprivation indicators: Followup SECC Advantages? [...]

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[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. [...]

[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 [...]

[Environment] Doha COP18/UNFCC: Extension of Kyoto, Green Climate Fund, AAU issue, challenges explained

3 COPS under UNFCC 17th COP, Durban (2011)? 18th COP Doha (2012) Outcomes? Kyoto extended Agreement for 2020 Misc outcomes in DOHACOP11 1.Gender balance, 2.Vulnerable junta 3.LDCs, 4.Web registry 5.PR, 6.Forestry 7.Capture n Store, 8.Tech transfer 9.Fallout Problem/Challenges @DohaCOP18 No Money, No Compensation [...]

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[Banking] Bancassurance: Compulsory Broker Model, IRDA vs Banks, issue, benefits, challanges, insurance penetration, Financial inclusion & Nachiket Committee

Prologue Bancassurance #1: Referral Model #2: Corporate Agent model #3: Broker Model Benefits of Broker model? Anti-Arguments: Broker Model Nachiket on Insurance Cross KYC Reforms in NBFC bancassurance models Allow NBFCs to take deposits NBFCs as mutual funds agents Banks as Mutual fund [...]