• Who gives funding to World Health Organisation-WHO?

    WHO Funding: USA is the biggest donor to the World Health Organisation (WHO). In FY 2018-19, the USA contributed around US$ 400 million in the assessed fund of the WTO. China's contribution to this agency was US$86 million in 2018-19. Let us know the name of other contributors to the WHO in this article. 

    May 1, 2020
  • Ayushman Bharat Yojna: Features, Eligibility and Facts

     Ayushman Bharat Yojana or PMJAY provides free treatment up to Rs 5 lacs per year to approx.50 cr poor people of the country. So far, 12.45 crore e-cards have been issued and 10 lakh people have been treated under this scheme. Let us know more about this scheme in this article.

    Apr 30, 2020
  • List of Reports Published by International Organisations

    In the latest HDI report, 2020 India is on 129th rank. There are 189 countries participated in this ranking. Read this article to know which report is published by which international agency?

    Apr 29, 2020
  • International Reports and India's Rank in various indexes 2019-20

    India’s HDI ranking in 2019 is 129 that is one rank better than last year. There are a total of 189 countries participated in this rank. Top HDI rank is occupied by Norway while Burundi is at the bottom in 2019 report. Read this article to know more International Reports and India's Rank in various Indexes.

    Apr 29, 2020
  • Make in India: List of sectors, Objectives and Budget Allocation

    Make in India Programme was launched by PM Modi on 25 September 2014 to encourage companies to manufacture their products in India. The basic objective of this plan was to increase the share of the manufacturing sector in the Indian GDP.

    Apr 28, 2020
  • Foreign Direct Investment: Sectorwise FDI Limit, Countrywise FDI inflow, and FDI Inflow in India

    FDI limits in different sectors in India 2020: India has attracted total FDI amount US$ 62,001 million in 2018-19. The service sector has the highest share in India's FDI share amount of US$ 80,670.79 from April 2000 to December 2019. Agriculture & Animal Husbandry, Auto components, and E-commerce activities have the permission of 100% FDI through automatic route.

    Apr 28, 2020
  • Mutual Fund: Meaning,Types and role in the development of the economy?

    A mutual fund is a pool of collective investment in stocks, bonds, and other short term investments. The investors in mutual funds are individuals and institutions. This fund is usually managed by a fund manager who charges money from the investors for taking care of their investments.

    Apr 28, 2020
  • 15th Finance Commission: Meaning, Facts, Members and Terms of Reference (2020-21)

    15th Finance Commission is headed by  Mr. N.K. Singh. The Finance Commission is set up by the President of India for a period of 5 years. The period of the 15th Finance Commission would be from 2021 to 2026. Read this article to know the Facts, Members, and Terms of Reference of the 15th Finance Commission for the FY 2020-21

    Apr 27, 2020
  • 14th Finance Commission: Share of States in the Union Tax Revenue

    The 14th Finance Commission of India is constituted under the chairmanship of the former RBI governor Mr. Y.V. Reddy for the period of April 1, 2015, to March 31, 2020. Now the 15th Finance Commission has been set up under the chairmanship of N.K. Singh. He has submitted his annual report for 2020-21.

    Apr 27, 2020
  • What is the difference between Brent Crude oil and WTI Crude oil Benchmark?

    Brent crude oil and WTI (West Texas Intermediate) are benchmarks of crude oil prices at the international level. The crude oil which is extracted from the North Sea near Norway, Sweden and  UK while the crude oil extracted in the USA is benchmarked as the WTI (West Texas Intermediate) prices.

    Apr 24, 2020
  • 20 Important facts about Indian Economy-2020

    Mauritius has the highest FDI inflow (31% of the total Indian FDI) in India From April 2000 To December 2019. The Indian economy is composed of the three major sectors like i.e., Services sector, Industry sector, and Agriculture sector. The contribution of the Services sector in the Indian economy is around 54.30%. The Value of India's Export stood at US$ 356.96 billion in between April-November 2019.

    Apr 23, 2020
  • 600+ Important GK Questions & Answers on Indian Economy 2020

    Here, we have compiled 600+ GK Questions and answers on the Indian Economy for various competitive exams to be held in India. These Gk quizzes contain questions on Latest topics under Indian Economy.

    Apr 22, 2020
  • What is the role of Finance Commission in Fiscal Federalism?

    The finance commission is constituted by the president of India under the provision of Article 280 of the Indian constitution for five years. The tenure of the 14th finance commission was April 1, 2015 to March 31, 2020. Currently, 15th finance commission is in progress which is headed by the N.K. Singh.

    Apr 17, 2020
  • List of Welfare Programmes by the Government of India

    Pradhan Mantri Gram Sadak Yojana, Rashtriya Swasthya Bima Yojana, Antyodaya Anna Yojna, and  Bharat Nirman, are some important programmes of government of India to upgrade the welfare of the poor citizens of the country.

    Apr 17, 2020
  • How does IMF give loan to its Members?

    The International Monetary Fund (IMF) was established in July 1944 in the Conference of 44 countries held in Bretton Woods, New Hampshire, USA. India is the founding member of the IMF. Recently, the IMF has granted US$ 1.4 billion aid to Pakistan to fight COVID-19.

    Apr 17, 2020

Just Now