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    PMLA 2002

    11/30/2015

    Money laundering

    The Prevention of Money Laundering Act (PMLA), 2002 was enacted in January, 2003. The Act along with the Rules framed there under have come into force with effect from 1st July, 2005. Sec. 3 of PMLA d ......Read More

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    7th Pay commission – An Analysis

    11/30/2015

    Fiscal system

    Main criticism of 7th Pay commission revolve around the increase in financial burden on exchequer , high inflation, and fiscal deficit of government. But current scenario where there is low commodity ......Read More

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    Pradhan Mantri Gram Sadak Yojana

    11/29/2015

    Transport

    Pradhan Mantri Gram Sadak Yojana (PMGSY) was launched on 25th December 2000 as a fully funded Centrally Sponsored Scheme to provide all weather road connectivity in rural areas of the country. The pro ......Read More

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    Indian Diaspora

    11/29/2015

    External Sector

    The term diaspora is used to refer to any people or ethnic population forced or induced to leave their traditional ethnic homelands; being dispersed throughout other parts of the world, and the ensuin ......Read More

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    Blue Revolution

    11/24/2015

    Agriculture

    Fisheries are an important sector. Fisheries supports livelihood of almost 1.5 million peoples in our country. India is one of the leading producers of fish in the world, occupying the second position ......Read More

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    Impact of money laundering

    11/3/2015

    Money laundering

    The most common types of criminals who need to launder money are drug traffickers, embezzlers, corrupt politicians and public officials, mobsters, terrorists and conartists. Drug traffickers are in se ......Read More

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    Enforcement Directorate (ED)

    11/3/2015

    Institutions

    The Directorate of Enforcement was established in the year 1956 with its Headquarters at New Delhi. It is responsible for enforcement of the Foreign Exchange Management Act, 1999 (FEMA) and certain pr ......Read More

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    What is money laundering

    11/3/2015

    Money laundering

    Investopedia defines money laundering as, "The process of creating the appearance that large amounts of money obtained from serious crimes, such as drug trafficking or terrorist activity, origina ......Read More

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    Jan Aushadhi

    11/29/2015

    Health

    ‘Jan Aushadhi’ is a campaign launched by the Department of Pharmaceuticals in association with Central Pharma Public Sector Undertakings, to provide quality medicines at affordable prices ......Read More

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    Indo – Singapore Relation

    11/29/2015

    Indo Singapore

    India’s relations with Singapore are not only time-tested but have also been counted as one of the key partnerships. Back in 1992, when India was trying to find its feet in Southeast Asia throug ......Read More

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    India and APEC

    11/24/2015

    APEC

    The debate over India’s membership to APEC has been gaining ground ever since the moratorium on new membership expired in 2010. Within India, the arguments supporting APEC membership are primari ......Read More

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    Zangmu – Hydropolitics of the Basin

    11/22/2015

    External Security

    The Zangmu hydroelectric project is a gravity dam on the Brahmaputra River 9 km (5.6 mi) northwest of Gyaca in the Tibet Autonomous Region of China. The purpose of the dam is hydroelectric power produ ......Read More

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    Vertical Farming

    11/18/2015

    Agriculture

    By the year 2050, nearly 80% of the earth’s population will reside in urban centers. Applying the most conservative estimates to current demographic trends, the human population will increase by ......Read More

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    National TB Control Programme

    11/29/2015

    Health

    The National TB Control Programme was stated in 1962 with the aim to detect cases earliest and treat them. In the district, the programme is implemented through the district Tuberculosis Centre (DTC) ......Read More

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    Russian and Syria – Analytical View

    11/18/2015

    Syria

    There are several reasons why Russia’s President Vladimir Putin has chosen to enter the four-year-old Syrian civil war, first using warplanes, and more recently, firing cruise missiles at terror ......Read More

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    United Nations TIR Convention

    India has become the 71st country to ratify the United Nations TIR (Transports Internationaux Routiers) Convention. The ratif...

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    National Council of Senior Citizens (NCSrC)

    Second Meeting of National Council of Senior Citizens (NCSrC)’ was organized by the Ministry of Social Justice and Empowermen...

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    BIO International Convention

    The Biotechnology Innovation Organization (BIO) BIO 2017 was held in the San Diego Convention Centre, San Diego. India is als...

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    Sardar Sarovar Dam

    Narmada Control Authority (NCA) has given the final go ahead to the Gujarat government to close the Sardar Sarovar Dam (SSD) ...

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    Anti-profiteering authority

    The GST Council, chaired by Union Finance Minister has approved the anti-profiteering rules. As per this, a five-member anti-...