World Fisheries Day

Topic: Inclusive growth and issues arising from it.   World Fisheries Day What to study? For Prelims and Mains: Significance, objectives of World Fisheries Day.   Context: World Fisheries Day is celebrated on November 21st every year to highlight the importance of healthy oceans ecosystems and to ensure sustainable stocks of fisheries in the world. …

“Atmosphere & Climate Research-Modelling Observing Systems & Services (ACROSS)” scheme

Topic: Government policies and interventions for development in various sectors and issues arising out of their design and implementation.   “Atmosphere & Climate Research-Modelling Observing Systems & Services (ACROSS)” scheme   What to study? For Prelims and Mains: Highlights and significance of the scheme.   Context: The Cabinet Committee has approved continuation of the nine …

Allied and Healthcare Professions Bill, 2018

Topic: Government policies and interventions for development in various sectors and issues arising out of their design and implementation.   Allied and Healthcare Professions Bill, 2018   What to study? For Prelims and Mains: Key features of the Bill and Significance of Allied and Healthcare Professionals (A&HPs) and the challenges they face.   Context: The …

Sub-categorization of Other Backward Classes

Topic: Government policies and interventions for development in various sectors and issues arising out of their design and implementation.   Sub-categorization of Other Backward Classes   What to study? For Prelims and Mains: Constitutional provisions on Backward Classes, need for sub- categorization and its significance, issues associated.   Context: Cabinet approves extension of the term …

SHe-Box

Topic: Women related issues.   SHe-Box What to study? For Prelims and Mains: She- Box, objectives and significance.   Context: The Ministry of Women and Child Development has linked SHe-Box, the online portal to report complaints of Sexual Harassment at Workplace, to all the Central Ministries, Departments and 653 districts across 33 States/Union Territories. For …