HITTING THE REGULATOR

Source : www.indianexpress.com Date : 2019-04-03 HITTING THE REGULATOR Relevant for: Indian Economy | Topic: Issues relating to Growth & Development – Banking, NPAs and RBI © 2019 The Indian Express Ltd. All Rights Reserved On Tuesday, the Supreme Court struck down the circular issued by the RBI on February 12, 2018, which directed banks…

NOTE BAN TRIGGERS RECORD 14-TIMES HIGH GENERATION OF SUSPICIOUS TRANSACTION REPORTS LINKED TO TAX CRIMES: FIU

Source : www.economictimes.indiatimes.com Date : 2019-04-01 NOTE BAN TRIGGERS RECORD 14-TIMES HIGH GENERATION OF SUSPICIOUS TRANSACTION REPORTS LINKED TO TAX CRIMES: FIU Relevant for: Indian Economy | Topic: Issues relating to Growth & Development – Banking, NPAs and RBI The 2016 demonetisation of two high-value currencies has led to an all-time high generation of over…

OUR SILENCE ON POVERTY

Source : www.indianexpress.com Date : 2019-03-29 OUR SILENCE ON POVERTY Relevant for: Indian Economy | Topic: Issues Related to Poverty, Inclusion, Employment & Sustainable Development © 2019 The Indian Express Ltd. All Rights Reserved Pratap Bhanu Mehta is vice-chancellor of Ashoka University. He was earlier president, Centre Policy Research, New Delhi, one of India’s top…

INDIA GDP : CURRENCY IN CIRCULATION AS PERCENTAGE OF GDP DECLINES SINCE DEMO: FINMIN OFFICIAL

Source : www.economictimes.indiatimes.com Date : 2019-03-28 INDIA GDP : CURRENCY IN CIRCULATION AS PERCENTAGE OF GDP DECLINES SINCE DEMO: FINMIN OFFICIAL Relevant for: Indian Economy | Topic: Issues relating to Growth & Development – Banking, NPAs and RBI Currency in circulation as percentage of GDP declined by over 1 percentage points to 10.48 per cent…

NOT SO BASIC

Source : www.indianexpress.com Date : 2019-03-27 NOT SO BASIC Relevant for: Indian Economy | Topic: Issues Related to Poverty, Inclusion, Employment & Sustainable Development © 2019 The Indian Express Ltd. All Rights Reserved FIRST, it was the PM Kisan Samman Nidhi Yojana targeted at small and marginal farmers by the outgoing NDA government just two…

IF YOU WANT TO HELP THE POOR

Source : www.indianexpress.com Date : 2019-03-27 IF YOU WANT TO HELP THE POOR Relevant for: Indian Economy | Topic: Issues Related to Poverty, Inclusion, Employment & Sustainable Development © 2019 The Indian Express Ltd. All Rights Reserved Jayati Ghosh is professor of economics at Jawaharlal Nehru University, Delhi The Congress party’s recent declaration that, if…

RAHUL GANDHI: ‘RAHUL’S MINIMUM INCOME PLAN’S ANNUAL COST RS 3.6 LAKH CR’

Source : www.economictimes.indiatimes.com Date : 2019-03-26 RAHUL GANDHI: ‘RAHUL’S MINIMUM INCOME PLAN’S ANNUAL COST RS 3.6 LAKH CR’ Relevant for: Indian Economy | Topic: Issues Related to Poverty, Inclusion, Employment & Sustainable Development Congress President Rahul Gandhi’s latest announcement to provide to Rs 72,000 per annum to 5 crore households, if implemented, is likely to…

BALANCING WORK

Source : www.thehindu.com Date : 2019-03-26 BALANCING WORK Relevant for: Indian Economy | Topic: Issues Related to Poverty, Inclusion, Employment & Sustainable Development The underlying gender bias in unpaid care work is a critical factor contributing to gender inequality, says the International Labour Organization’s (ILO) latest report. The ILO’s 2017 global sample survey established that…