Daily Archive: January 18, 2018

All India Radio News Summary: 17 JANUARY 2018

All India Radio News Summary: 17 JANUARY 2018 Prime Minister and his Israeli counterpart inaugurate i-Create Centre near Ahmedabad in Gujarat PM and his Israeli counterpart visited the International Centre for Entrepreneurship and Technology (iCreate) at Devdholera in Ahmedabad. i-Create was launched in 2011. The institution mentors budding entrepreneurs and guides them to launch start-ups. There are about 45 stalls showcasing...

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 18 January 2018

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 18 January 2018   Paper 2: Topic: Statutory, regulatory and various quasi-judicial bodies.   National Pharmaceutical Pricing Authority (NPPA)   Context: NPPA has fixed/revised ceiling prices/retail prices of 33 formulations under Drugs (Prices Control) Order, 2013.   Background: NPPA fixes ceiling price of essential medicines of Schedule I under the Drugs (Prices Control) Order (DPCO) 2013....

AIR spotlight summary on “Growth in Industrial Output”.

AIR spotlight summary on “Growth in Industrial Output”.   Introduction The industrial output has shown a remarkable recovery as per the data of Central Statistics Office (CSO), it has gone up to 8.4%. This is very positive development in the economy because there were lot of worries that the economy was slowing down especially after the introduction of GST. Industrial...