Insights into Editorial: Another look at fiscal transfers

Insights into Editorial: Another look at fiscal transfers Introduction: The Indian Constitution lays down the functions as well as taxing powers of the Centre and States. The Constitution of India has provided provisions which enable the Union and the States to work in coordination and to levy and collect taxes through systematic arrangements. In our …

Insights Daily Current Affairs + PIB: 26 March 2019

Insights Daily Current Affairs + PIB: 26 March 2019 Relevant articles from PIB: Paper 2 and 3: Topics Covered: Issues relating to development and management of Social Sector/Services relating to Health, Education, Human Resources. Achievements of Indians in science & technology; indigenization of technology and developing new technology.   In News- Young Scientist Programme (YUVIKA) …

World Meteorological Organisation (WMO)

Topics Covered: Important International institutions, agencies and fora, their structure, mandate.   World Meteorological Organisation (WMO)   What to study? For Prelims and Mains: WMO- objectives, functions, reports and significance.   Context: Every year, on March 23, the World Meteorological Organisation (WMO) commemorates its founding by observing World Meteorological Day. This year, the organisation is …

WEF Energy Transition Index

Topics Covered: Infrastructure- energy related issues.   WEF Energy Transition Index   What to study? For Prelims and Mains: The index- key findings, significance, performance of various countries and key observations.   Context: World Economic Forum has released its global Energy Transition index. The annual list ranks 115 economies on their ability to balance energy …