e-RUPI vouchers

Facts for Prelims (FFP) Source: ET  Context: The RBI has permitted non-bank Prepaid Payment Instrument (PPI) issuers to issue e-RUPI vouchers and enable the issuance of e-RUPI vouchers on behalf of individuals.   What is e-RUPI? e-RUPI is a contactless cashless voucher which a user gets on his or her phone in the form of …

Use of ‘Water as a Weapon of War’

GS Paper 3/2  Syllabus: Internal Security/ Effect of Politics of Developed and Developing Countries on India’s Interests   Source: IE  Context: The destruction of the Kakhovka Dam in Ukraine is a fast-moving disaster, developing into a long-term environmental catastrophe (termed as ecocide) and worsening the ongoing Russia-Ukraine conflict.   The Kakhovka Dam: It was built …