India misses Renewable Energy: Parliamentary panel

GS Paper 3 Syllabus: Infrastructure/Environment/Conservation   Source: TH Context: A parliamentary panel has attributed the low installation of solar roof-top and wind energy projects as key reasons for the shortfall in achieving India’s renewable energy (RE) capacity target of 175 GW by 2022.   Background: India set an ambitious target (in 2014) of installing 175 …

National Strategy and Roadmap for Medical and Wellness Tourism

GS Paper 2/3 Syllabus: Government policies/Issues Relating to Health/Economy   Source: PIB  Context: With an aim to improve medical tourism in the country, the Ministry of Tourism has formulated a National Strategy and Roadmap for Medical and Wellness Tourism (2022).   Background: India has been ranked 10th in the Medical Tourism Index (MTI) for 2020-2021 …