Insights Daily Current Affairs+PIB : 27 November 2018

Insights Daily Current Affairs+PIB : 27 November 2018   Paper 2 and 3: Topics Covered: Indian Constitution- historical underpinnings, evolution, features, amendments, significant provisions and basic structure. Functions and responsibilities of the Union and the States, issues and challenges pertaining to the federal structure, devolution of powers and finances up to local levels and challenges …

Government of India and Asian Development Bank (ADB) sign $200 Million Loan to improve State Highways in Bihar.

Topics Covered: Important International institutions, agencies and fora- their structure, mandate. Infrastructure: Energy, Ports, Roads, Airports, Railways etc. Investment models   Government of India and Asian Development Bank (ADB) sign $200 Million Loan to improve State Highways in Bihar.   The Asian Development Bank (ADB) and the Government of India signed a $200 million loan …

Protocol amending India-China DTAA

Topics Covered: Bilateral, regional and global groupings and agreements involving India and/or affecting India’s interests.   Protocol amending India-China DTAA   The Government of Republic of India and the Government of the People’s Republic of China have amended the Double Taxation Avoidance Agreement (DTAA) by signing a Protocol. Purpose of the amendment of DTAA: For the …

‘HAUSLA-2018’ was inaugurated in the Capital

Topics Covered: Salient features of Indian Society, Diversity of India Government policies and interventions for development in various sectors and issues arising out of their design and implementation.   ‘HAUSLA-2018’ was inaugurated in the Capital   The Ministry of Women and Child Development has launched the National Festival for Children of Child Care Institutions (CCIs) – …

“Paisa – Portal for Affordable Credit & Interest Subvention Access”, Launched under Day-NULM

Topic Covered: Government policies and interventions for development in various sectors and issues arising out of their design and implementation. 2. Welfare schemes for vulnerable sections of the population by the Centre and States and the performance of these schemes   “Paisa – Portal for Affordable Credit & Interest Subvention Access”, Launched under Day-NULM   Context: PAiSA …