Air India Disinvestment Story, entering the concluding stage (GS 3, Economics, The Indian Express,The Hindu)

Context: Air India (AI) the National carrier, owned by Air India Ltd, a government-owned company was facing huge losses for a long. These losses were being absorbed by the government…

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NPA mess and the creation of Bad Bank……(GS 3, Economics, The hindu, The Indian Express) 

Context: Commercial banks especially the Public Sector Banks (PSBs) are facing the huge problem of NPA. Due to this Balance sheets of these banks are not looking promising and they…

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Ministry of Coal starts pilot project to replace use of diesel with LNG in dumpers

Context:- In a big push to reduce its carbon footprint, national miner Coal India Ltd (CIL), Ministry of Coal has initiated the process of retrofitting Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) kits…

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“Competition Issues in the Pharmaceutical Sector in India’(The Hindu, PIB, GS-3,2, Economics, Infrastructure)

Context:- The Competition Commission of India (CCI) organised a workshop on ‘Competition Issues in the Pharmaceutical Sector in India’ on August 27, 2021. The daylong workshop was conducted by the…

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PMJDY-National Mission for Financial Inclusion (GS-3, Economics, Financial Inclusion)

Context:- “The journey of PMJDY led interventions undertaken over a short span of 7 years has in effect, produced both transformational as well as directional change thereby making the emerging…

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A disconcerting picture behind the headline numbers (Source The Hindu, PIB GS-3, Economics)

Context:-   The Periodic Labour Force Survey (PLFS) data’s third annual round was released, which was conducted during July 2019­- June 2020. We shall discuss the findings and how we…

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