Avian Influenza (AI) or Bird Flu Avian Influenza (AI) or bird flu is a variety of influenza caused by virus adapted to birds. Most common of the virus is H5N1 strain which is detected globally. How it spreads the Infection? Lethal virus is easily transmitted within birds, highly contagious. Birds can shed avian influenza saliva, […]
What is the Central Vista Project ?
Central Vista Project What is the Central Vista Project ? Prime Minister Narendra Modi laid the foundation stone for Central Vista Project’s new Parliament building on 10th December 2020. This Central Vista Project is an intrinsic part of the vision of Aatmanirbhar Bharat and will be a landmark opportunity to build peoples’ Parliament for the […]
Covid-19 and Neo-Liberal Economic Policies worsening crises for masses?
Are the Neo-Liberal Economic Policies responsible for worsening crises for the Masses during Covid-19 pandemic? Q.Has Covid -10 pandemic exposed fault lines in Neo-Liberal Economic Policies that we are passionately pursuing? The corona virus that is responsible for Covid -19 also highlights the shortcomings of the neoliberal economy where the government is left with only […]
Covid-19 Effects: Chinese Economy Remaining Immunized
Is it true that despite the outbreak of Covid-19 epidemic China registered a positive growth rate? Covid-19 Effects Chinese Economy When the GDP data for the first quarter of the current financial year of India was released, it was revealed that between April and June, the growth rate fell by 23.9 percent, thanks to negative […]
GTAM – Green Term Ahead Market : Launched
GTAM: Green Term Ahead Market Q.Explain Green Term Ahead Market (GTAM)? Union Power Minister RK Singh recently launched the ‘Green Term Ahead Market’ (GTAM) in the power sector. GTAM is an alternative model intended to provide renewable energy producers the facility to sell electricity in the open market without a long-term power purchase agreement (PPA). […]
One Belt and One Road (OBOR) Initiative work as an engine for Chinese Expansionist Agenda?
What are the costs involved in One Belt and One Road (OBOR) and which regions of the world do the project aims to connect? The one belt one road is an ambitious initiative that envisages laying the infrastructure and connectivity networks for economic progress in as many as sixty countries of the world with a proposed […]
GDP : Biggest ever decline in GDP in 24 years
Biggest ever decline in GDP in 24 years 1. As per the latest data released, what the actual scenario on GDP front ? The Indian economy has recorded the biggest decline in 24 years in the first quarter of FY 2020-21. According to the government data released on 31 Aug , the country’s economy declined […]