Anti-Dumping Duty On Chinese Products

Anti-Dumping Duty On Chinese Products Context: • The Central Government (Department of Revenue, Ministry of Finance), on the basis of the recommendations of the Directorate General of Trade Remedies (DGTR), Department of Commerce, has imposed anti-dumping duty for five years on five Chinese products recently […]

Bringing Together NAEP & NEP

Bringing Together NAEP & NEP Context: • To align the National Agricultural Education Policy (NAEP) with the National Education Policy (NEP) 2020, which is based on five pillars, namely, Access, Equity, Quality, Affordability and Accountability to achieve the 2030 agenda, the Indian Council of Agricultural […]

5g Spectrum Auction

5g Spectrum Auction Context: • A Committee of Secretaries (CoS) including Ministry of Home Affairs, Ministry of Defence, Department of Space, discussed spectrum allocation among various user Ministries/Departments in the context of spectrum needs of emerging technologies/users (5G/IMT) and recommended the spectrum allocation in relevant […]

Kala Namak Paddy

Kala Namak Paddy Context: • The Government of India, through Agricultural and Processed Food Products Export Development Authority (APEDA), has taken various initiatives to promote Kala Namak rice viz; capacity building programme for farmers and stakeholders, agri-export farming, organizing ‘Kala Namak Mahotsav’, coordination with Farmer […]

Status of Sagarmala Project

Status of Sagarmala Project Context: • As a part of Sagarmala Programme, more than 800 projects at an estimated cost of around Rs. 5.48 lakh crore have been identified for implementation. Sagarmala projects includes projects from various categories such as modernisation of existing ports and […]

India’s Stand on Islamophobia

India’s Stand on Islamophobia Context- Recently the United Nations General assembly adopted a resolution declaring March 15 as the international Day to combat Islamophobia. This draft was introduced by Organisation of Islamic cooperation and the permanent representative of Pakistan to the UN. What is Islamophobia? […]

Draft data accessibility and use policy

Draft data accessibility and use policy Context: Recently the Ministry of electronics and information technology released the draft India data accessibility and use policy for public consultation. The draft aims at providing a mechanism for harnessing the public data, this data can be used for […]