NITI Aayog’s Health Index 2019

NITI Aayog’s Health Index 2019

GS2: Issues relating to development and management of Social Sector/Services relating to Health, Education, Human Resources.   What is the issue? The second edition of NITI Aayog’s Health Index was recently released in its report titled ‘Healthy States,...
U.K. Sinha Committee on MSMEs Sector

U.K. Sinha Committee on MSMEs Sector

GS3: Indian Economy and issues relating to planning, mobilization of resources   What is the issue? The RBI-appointed U.K. Sinha-led committee, set up to study the problems faced by MSMEs, submitted its recommendations recently. BACKGROUND MSMEs are the back born...
Report Card on Left Wing Extremist Hit States

Report Card on Left Wing Extremist Hit States

GS3: Role of external state and non-state actors in creating challenges to internal security.   What is the issue? Government actions on Naxal hit areas have resulted in shrinkage of violence in a great geographical spread. BACKGROUND The term Naxal derives from...
India as an Innovation Economy

India as an Innovation Economy

GS3: Indian Economy and issues around it   What is the issue? The gravity of business growth is shifting from capital to creativity, and in this, the market belongs to the most vigorous innovator. In this context, here is an assessment on the challenges and...
NCRB’s Prison Statistics India 2016

NCRB’s Prison Statistics India 2016

GS2: powers, functions and responsibilities of various Statutory, regulatory and various quasi-judicial bodies What is the issue? The Prison Statistics India 2016 report was published by the National Crime Records Bureau (NCRB) some time back. The lack of certain...