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Farmer Suicide issue  (Frontline + other articles) Problems: The lack of institutional credit and insurance cover for crop failure and the highly fractured small holdings of the overwhelming majority of cultivators have led to a…

NEWS Economists have criticized the Annual Budgeting Process. ANALYSIS   The Government should use the timely abolition of thePlanning Commission to execute urgent reforms in our fiscal budgeting process by introducing medium-term fiscal budgeting. 2016 Budget…

SOME NEGATIVE EFFECTS OF NGOs AND GOVERNMENT STEPS News The Indian government has cancelled Greenpeace India Society’s registration under the Foreign Contribution Regulation Act (FCRA). Analysis NGO A non-governmental organization (NGO) is any non-profit, voluntary…

IS INDIA UNDER DEFLATION Why in News? Chief Economic Advisor (CEA) Arvind Subramanian said on Wednesday that price-wise, the economy appears to be in or close to deflation territory. Deflation is normally a phenomenon seen…

NEW MODEL FOR AUCTION OF OIL & GAS FIELDS Why in News ? The government on Wednesday decided to move away from production-sharing model to revenue-sharing regime for auctioning 69 small oil and gas fields, a…

YUAN DEVALUATION AND ITS IMPACT ON INDIA Why in News? China's surprise move on Tuesday to devalue its currency has intensified concerns about a slowdown in the world's second-largest economy, whose growth rate has reached…

EMPLOYMENT, NEW STARTUPS AND GOVERNMENT INITIATIVE Status of employment in India About 60 per cent of the rural males, 61 per cent of rural females, 66 per cent each of the urban males and urban…

INDIA AND APEC Why in News ? India is a worthy contender for inclusion in the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC), which is throwing open its membership after decades, says former Australian Prime Minister Kevin Rudd.…

Recent changes introduced in GDP The older method came from the way in which Nehru and others, the builders of independent India, were so fascinated by Fabian socialism and even aspects of the Russian version.…

News Bihar package of 1.25 lakh crore rupees given instead of Special Category status Introduction Nature has created difference among people, among regions and among situations. These differences are known as natural differences and are…

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