Krishna water dispute

Krishna water dispute   Context: The Supreme Court on Friday asked if the States of Telangana, Andhra Pradesh and Karnataka could amicably settle their quarrel over the allocation of the Krishna river water. Krishna Water Disputes Tribunal: In 1969, the Krishna Water Disputes Tribunal (KWDT) […]

Central Media Accreditation Guidelines-2022

Central Media Accreditation Guidelines-2022     Context:   Recently, the Central government has released the Central Media Accreditation Guidelines-2022. Applications for accreditation are vetted by a Central Press Accreditation Committee headed by the DG, PIB. At present, there are 2,457 PIB-accredited journalists in the country.   […]


KISAN SAMPADA YOJANA Context: Ministry of Food Processing Industries has been organizing/sponsoring seminars, workshops, exhibitions, etc. for spreading awareness amongst stakeholders about the benefits available under various schemes of the Ministry with the aim to encourage investment in the sector.  In 2021, food processing summits […]

Academic Bank of Credit

Academic Bank of Credit Context: The government has brought the IITs, IIMs and other Institutions of National Importance (INIs) under the Academic Bank of Credit (ABC) framework, which allows students to pursue up to 50 per cent of a course from institutions other than the […]

E-NAM Platform

E-NAM Platform   Context: Since 31stMarch 2018, 415 new mandis have been integrated on National Agriculture Market (e-NAM) platform. As on 31st December 2021, 1000 mandis of 18 States and 03 Union Territories have been integrated with e-NAM platform. More than 1.72 Crore farmers and 2 […]