Current Affairs for CSEET

FDI Equity Inflows into India grew 21% to USD 35.33 billion during April-October 2020  As per the official data of the Department for Promotion of Industry and Internal Trade (DPIIT) Foreign direct investment (FDI) equity inflows into India grew 21% to USD 35.33 billion(Rs 2.5 lakh crore)during April-October 2020. In 2019, FDI equity inflows were…

Important Committees CSEET Economics and Current affairs – Part 2

Nandan Nilekani Panel To improve the digital paymentsOfficial Name: Committee on Deepening of Digital Payments Subhash Chandra Committee On Fintech related issues Ratan Watal Panel On Digital Payments Akhilesh Ranjan Task Force On Direct Tax LawOfficial Name: Direct Tax Code Committee Akhilesh Ranjan Committee On Taxation of E-Commerce Parthasarathy Shome Committee(2014) On Tax Administration Reforms Commission Kelkar Committee (2015) On Tax Structure ReformsOfficial Name: Committee on Tax Reforms Ashok Dalwai Committee On Doubling of farmers’ income T Haque Committee To review the existing Agricultural Tenancy laws of state Shanta Kumar Committee On Food Corporation reformsOfficial Name: FCI reforms committee Mahesh Kumar Jain Review On Agricultural Credit Kasturirangan Committee On Western Ghats Shailesh Nayak Committee(2015) On Coastal Regulation Zone (CRZ) Rajiv Gauba Committee To effectively deal with incidents of mob violence and lynching Rajiv Gauba Committee(2019) To help ease stress in Telecom Sector Justice BN SrikrishnaCommittee Data Protection Framework to Government Subhash Chandra GargCommittee On Cryptocurrencies AJ Paulraj Committee To drive India’s 5G adoption Dr. K. KasturiranganCommittee National Education Policy J.S. Verma Committee On Sexual Harassment at Workplace Act J. Satyanarayana Committee Recommended drafting a National Digital Health Blueprint Justice Sri KrishnaCommittee On Alternate Dispute Redressal (ADR) Mihir Shah Committee To draft a new National Water Policy Aruna Sundaranjan To review levies and promote Ease of  Doing  Business  in Telecom Sector

Important Committees – CSEET Economics and Current affairs Part 1

COMMITTEE DESCRIPTION Atanu Chakraborty Panel On National Infrastructure Pipeline (NIP) Kris Gopalakrishnan Committee             To monitor and utilize non-personal data of the     individuals. Set up by Ministry of Electronics and Information Bimal Julka Committee           On   Rationalisation   of   Film Media  Units  and Review of Autonomous Bodies National level committee  For reform in criminal law      Constituted under Ranbir Singh for reforming Criminal Law Usha Thorat Committee On…

National Food Security Mission

In view of the stagnating food grain production and an increasing consumption need of the growing population, Government of India has launched this Centrally Sponsored Scheme, ‘National Food Security Mission’ in October 2007. The Mission met with an overwhelming success and achieved the targeted additional production of rice, wheat and pulses. The Mission continued during 12th Five…

Disinvestment meaning and purpose

Disinvestment Investing and disinvesting is the two sides of coin on long term investments by governments and corporates. Investing is when a government and corporates invests in money in future prospective ventures. Governments usually invests in public friendly opportunities, which may not yield any monetary profit in the short run. These projects over a time…