Insights Daily Current Events, 15 March 2016

Insights Daily Current Events, 15 March 2016 Archives   Paper 2 Topic: Important aspects of governance, transparency and accountability, e-governance- applications, models, successes, limitations, and potential; citizens charters, transparency & accountability and institutional and other measures. ACB by Karnataka The Karnataka government has set up an Anti-Corruption Bureau to provide a transparent and efficient administration. …

Insights Daily Current Events, 02 January 2016

Insights Daily Current Events, 02 January 2016 Archives Paper 3 Topic: Infrastructure. Panel warns against ‘Swiss Challenge’ route AN expert committee has warned the government against using ‘Swiss Challenge’ approach for infrastructure investments in the country. Why? According to the panel, Swiss Challenge approaches bring information asymmetries in the procurement process and result in lack …

Insights Daily Current Events, 03 November 2015

Insights Daily Current Events, 03 November 2015 Archives Paper 2 Topic: Government policies and interventions for development in various sectors and issues arising out of their design and implementation. SC takes serious view of job scheme arrears The Supreme Court has sought the Centre’s response on a Public Interest Litigation (PIL) petition, alleging haphazard implementation …

Insights Daily Current Events, 28 September 2015

Insights Daily Current Events, 28 September 2015 Archives Paper 2 Topics: Bilateral, regional and global groupings, and Important International institutions, agencies and fora, their structure, mandate. G4 leaders seek time-bound U.N. reforms During the recently held G4 summit, which was hosted by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, leaders of Germany, Brazil, India and Japan called for …