What is deposit insurance?

Topics Covered: Indian Economy and issues relating to planning, mobilization of resources, growth, development and employment. What is deposit insurance? What to study? For Prelims: What is Deposit Insurance? How is it regulated? For Mains: Reforms needed. Context: FinMin, IRDAI seek insurance for bank deposits above Rs 1 lakh. The requests comes in the aftermath …

Parliamentary standing committees

Topics covered: Parliament and State Legislatures – structure, functioning, conduct of business, powers & privileges and issues arising out of these. Parliamentary standing committees What to study? For prelims and mains: Parliamentary standing committees- roles, need, functions and significance. Context: Lok Sabha Speaker Om Birla has referred the Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code (Second Amendment) Bill, which seeks …

Instrument of Accession

Topics Covered: Indian Constitution- historical underpinnings, evolution, features, amendments, significant provisions and basic structure. Instrument of Accession What to study? For Prelims: Overview of IoA. For Mains: Significance of IoA and challenges it posed. Context: From 2020, people in the Union Territory of Jammu and Kashmir will have a public holiday on October 26 for …