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Restructuring of NRDWP |

By | February 22nd, 2018|Categories: GS Paper 2, GS Paper 3|

The main challenge facing most centrally sponsored schemes (CSS) has not been the lack of funding but that of strengthening implementation, monitoring and, more fundamentally, linking funding to performance. The rural drinking water sector, under the National Rural Drinking Water Programme (NRDWP) has made a beginning in this direction. [...]

Rural Healthcare in India

By | February 19th, 2018|Categories: GS Paper 3|

Nearly 600 million people in India, mostly in the rural areas who need rural health care, have little or no access to health care. A widespread disregard for norms, a perpetual failure to reach targets, and an air of utter helplessness are what mark the state of rural health [...]

PM Modi’s West Asian outreach | All India Radio Summary

By | February 19th, 2018|Categories: GS Paper 2|

Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s recent visit to Palestine, UAE and Oman is an attempt to harness most of the advantages that this region provides. The visit of the Iranian President to India this week has also been significant. Significance of the visits - The Indian Prime Minister’s visit to [...]

Structural Farm Reforms | Union Budget 2018.

By | February 17th, 2018|Categories: GS Paper 3|

In recent years, the Centre has taken several initiatives such as the Pradhan Mantri Fasal Bima Yojana (PMFBY), electronic National Agricultural Market (e-NAM), soil health card, neem-coated urea and so on to reduce agrarian distress. However, these have not been adequate to yield the desired result in a short [...]

Ashgabat Agreement (V Important for Prelims 2018)

By | February 17th, 2018|Categories: GS Paper 2, GS Paper 3|

India recently joined the Ashgabat Agreement, which was instituted in April 2011 to establish an international multimodal transport and transit corridor between Central Asia and the Persian Gulf. Background - The Agreement was first signed by Uzbekistan, Turkmenistan, Iran, Oman and Qatar on 25 April 2011. While Qatar subsequently [...]

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