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IISD: India’s Renewable Subsidies decline by 35%
The Council on Energy, Environment and Water (CCEW) and International Institute of Sustainable Development (IISD) recently released a report called ...
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What is Helicopter Money and how it can help RBI to revive Indian Economy from COVID-19 crisis?
Helicopter Money Explained:  Amid rising concerns over economic crisis that has been triggered by the COVID-19 lockdown; Helicopter Money is ...
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SC may restrict free COVID-19 testing in private labs to Ayushman Bharat card holders
The Supreme Court may modify its earlier order asking the government to make COVID-19 testing by private labs free of ...
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Coronavirus India Helpline Number: List of Centre & State Phone Numbers, Email IDs for COVID-19
Coronavirus outbreak has severely affected the lives of people worldwide with the national and state borders shut and lockdown imposed across ...
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“Operation Shield” launched by the Delhi State Government
On April 9, 2020, the Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal announced Operation Shield in the containment zones of National Capital ...
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Pradhan Mantri Annadata Aay Sanraks Han Abhiyan – Yojnadose
PM-AASHA is a new umbrella scheme aimed at ensuring remunerative prices to the farmers for their produce.  The three ...
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National Bamboo Mission – Yojnadose
It is a Centrally Sponsored Scheme to supplement farm income with the development of complete value chain of bamboo sector ...
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PM Kisan Maan Dhan Yojana – YojnaDose
It is a new central sector and pension scheme for only small and marginal farmers who own less than 2 ...
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How to protect yourself from COVID-19?
The World Health Organization (WHO) has declared the Coronavirus (Covid-19) pandemic on March 11, 2020. The WHO said that so ...
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WHO declares Coronavirus pandemic, India suspends all tourist visas till April 15
Recently WHO has declared Coronavirus pandemic as more than 4,000 people have been died due to this deadly virus. The ...
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Pradhan Mantri Kisan Samman Nidhi
Pradhan Mantri Kisan Samman Nidhi (PM-KISAN) is a central sector scheme that guarantees direct income support of Rs 6,000 for ...
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School Health Ambassador Initiative launched: Every school to have two ”health and wellness ambassadors”
Two teachers will be selected as ''health and wellness ambassadors'' in every government school to raise awareness about preventive health ...
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India slams Kashmir reference in Turkey-Pakistan joint declaration
India reacted sharply and called upon Turkish leadership to not interfere in its internal matters. India on February 15, 2020 ...
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US approves sale of Integrated Air Defence Weapon System to India
The Integrated Air Defense Weapon System includes air defence weapon systems, surface-to-air missiles, radars, etc. The United States Government has ...
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New One Rupee Currency Note: Know key features
The new one rupee currency note will be equipped with various watermarks. The front side of this currency note will ...
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Eight States finalise Agricultural Action Plan to boost Exports : APEDA
On January 5, 2020, the Agricultural and Processed Food Products Export Development Authority (APEDA) announced that eight states namely Maharashtra, ...
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RPF renamed as Indian Railways Protection Force Service; Railway prices hiked
Railway Protection Force The RPF was formed under the Railway Protection Force Act, 1957. Under the act, the RPF personnel ...
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Russia’s SIRIUS and NITI Aayog’s Atal Innovation Mission ends
The second phase of Russia’s SIRIUS Deep Technology Learning and NITI Aayog’s Atal Innovation Mission ended on December 9, 2019 ...
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National Financial Reporting Authority submits first report since constitution
The National Financial Reporting Authority (NFRA) issued its first audit report of IL&FS Financial Services Limited for the year 2017-18. It is ...
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India Design Council launches initiatives to promote Design Education and Standards
India Design Council (IDC) launched two initiatives, called Design Education Quality Mark (DEQM) and Chartered Designs of India (CDI), with ...
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