AIR spotlight summary on Prime Minister’s visit to Tanzania and Kenya.

    AIR spotlight summary on Prime Minister’s visit to Tanzania and Kenya.   Introduction Prime Minister’s African nation visit includes Mozambique, South Africa, Tanzania and Kenya. The visit of Prime Minister comes close on the heels of the high level visit earlier by President Pranab Mukherjee and Vice President Hamid Ansari. Earlier visit of …

AIR spotlight summary on Intelligence sharing for internal security

     AIR spotlight summary on Intelligence sharing for internal security     Introduction Any fight against terrorism, insurgency and internal security would be incomplete without a strong and a robust intelligence network, feedback or its analysis. Prime Minister speaking at 11th meeting of Inter–State Council pointed out about internal security. There is a need …

AIR spotlight summary on Deteriorating Flood situation in several states

    AIR spotlight summary on Deteriorating Flood situation in several states   Introduction India is facing worst floods in the last 30 years especially in Assam. National Disaster Management division of Ministry of Home Affairs has reported that over a million of people in 8 to 9 states have been affected by floods. States …

AIR spotlight summary on 15 years Vision Document of Niti Aayog.

    AIR spotlight summary on 15 years Vision Document of Niti Aayog   Introduction Prime Minister held a review meeting of the planning since independence that India has seen. He also took a review meeting of the last 18 months of performance of Niti Ayog, the institution which took over from planning commission. The …

AIR spotlight summary on Recent Prime Minister’s Mann Ki Baat Address

    AIR spotlight summary on Recent Prime Minister’s Mann Ki Baat Address   Introduction Prime Minister started the 22nd edition of Mann Ki Baat edition with Rio Olympics and called up on the nation to encourage the Athletes. He touched upon a host of issues, like science, rains, floods and dangers of uncontrolled Antibiotics. …

AIR spotlight: Pradhan Mantri Swasthya Suraksha Yojana (PMSSY)

  AIR spotlight: Pradhan Mantri Swasthya Suraksha Yojana (PMSSY)      Introduction Prime minister laid the foundation stone for All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) in Gorakhpur in eastern Uttar Pradesh. The state where medical care is very poor. AIIMS will provide tertiary care for the people. Gorakhpur is a significant area, but always …

AIR spotlight: Prime Minister’s Address on Citizen Engagement portal MyGov.in

    AIR spotlight: Prime Minister’s Address on Citizen Engagement portal MyGov.in     This is a first of its kind initiative, where Prime Minister interacted with citizens on governance and delivery related issue. This was modeled on Town hall kind of system, which we see abroad. Prime Minister also said “Bad politics loses to …

AIR spotlight summary(21-Aug-2016) on Challenges before the new RBI Governor

    AIR spotlight summary(21-Aug-2016) on Challenges before the new RBI Governor     Introduction Urjit Patel has been named as Raghuram Rajan’s successor as a new RBI Governor. Urjit Patel is the 8th deputy governor who is promoted as the central bank chief. Inflation Targeting and Monetary Policy One of the criticisms Raghuram Rajan …

AIR spotlight summary(11-Aug-2016) on Debate on Dalit issue in Lok Sabha

    AIR spotlight summary(11-Aug-2016) on Debate on Dalit issue in Lok Sabha     Issue There was a special discussion in lok sabha on the atrocities against Dalits that have arisen in various parts of the country. Leaders spoke about injustice and oppression the dalits have had to face for centuries. There have been …