India Energy Week 2024

India Energy Week 2024 Context: Recently, the Prime Minister inaugurated the India Energy Week 2024. Relevance: GS-03 (Environment) Main Details: India is the world’s third-largest energy, oil and LPG consumer. India is also the fourth-largest Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) importer and refiner along with the […]

India Ageing Report 2023

India Ageing Report 2023 Context: The report has been prepared by the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) and the International Institute of Population Sciences (IIPS) on the welfare of senior citizens in India. Relevance: GS-01 (Human geography, Indian Society) Highlights of the report: India’s elderly […]

Poverty estimation in India

Poverty estimation in India Context: Recently, NITI Aayog claimed that only less than 5% of Indians live below the poverty line based on the Household Consumption Expenditure Survey (HCES), 2022-23. Prelims: Tendulkar committee 2009, Rangarajan committee. Relevance: GS-03 (Poverty) Mains Question: Critically analyze reduction of […]