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What the FAQ: Economic Survey tabled in Lok Sabha, what is its significance, why is it presented before the Union Budget?  

The Union Budget is set to be held on February 1, 2021. The economy, which was battered by the Coronavirus lockdown, is expected to see a strong recovery in the 2021-22 fiscal year

Published on 30th January 2021
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Year in Review: Personnel Ministry began online test for government recruitments, abolished job interviews in 23 states and UTs in 2020

The ministry said Mission Karmayogi, the national programme for civil services capacity building was also launched in 2020

Published on 31st December 2020
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Delhi High Court issues notice to Centre on plea to ban online gambling websites in the country

The plea submitted that gambling or wagering on games of chance is per se illegal according to the laws of our country, and most state legislations have expressly forbidden the same

Published on 14th December 2020
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IRMA celebrates National Milk Day with the ninth Dr Verghese Kurien Memorial Lecture

In his address, Dr Subramanian expressed his optimism regarding the Indian banking sector and that the sector would grow leaps and bounds in proportion to the Indian economy

Published on 28th November 2020
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Actions of the government will discourage critical research, Tharoor writes to FM, condemning decision to defer research stipends

In a letter addressed to the Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman, Shashi Tharoor criticises the decision to defer PhD and MTech stipends

Published on 20th October 2020
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Around 42 cr poor received aid of Rs 53,248 cr under Pradhan Mantri Garib Kalyan Package

The ministry said that the number of women PMJDY accounts holders whose accounts have been debited by customer induced transactions under the first installment is Rs 8.72 crore

Published on 3rd June 2020
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We offered to fly migrants home and the offer still stands: SpiceJet CMD Ajay Singh

Though hit badly by the two month-long grounding of passenger aircrafts, Ajay Singh, Chairman and Managing Director, SpiceJet talks about their proposal to fly migrant labourers and their resilience 

Published on 16th May 2020
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World Bank approves $1 billion loan to support India's fight against COVID-19

A USD 1 billion support was announced last month towards immediate support to India's health sector. The multilateral lending agency is also dicussing assistance to MSMEs 

Published on 15th May 2020
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Nepal health centres, schools await reconstruction five years after quake

Five years after the deadly disaster, Nepal's government is still struggling to ensure funds for the reconstruction projects

Published on 25th April 2020
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Paying your education loans may get more difficult. Here's why 

As per Care Rating report, the growth rate of education loan declined to two per cent in 2017 from 17 per cent in 2015, while NPAs of  PSBs in the segment increased from 5.7 per cent

Published on 9th April 2018
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That's what SheSays: How Trisha Shetty's website is helping young women understand what the law says about sexual harassment

Trisha Shetty's SheSays, a non-profit organisation, empowers women to take direct action against sexual violence by giving them information about what the law says and where to get real-time help

Published on 2nd May 2017

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