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    Wholesale price inflation spikes to a record as food, fuel surge

     

    ADB pares India’s 2021-22 growth hopes to 9.7%

     

    (Economy)

     

    Why there is an acceleration in the Inflation based on the Wholesale Price Index (WPI), implications for the Indian economy. 

     

    Why the Asian Development Bank (ADB) has marginally lowered its growth projection for the Indian economy to 9.7% in 2021-22, from 10% estimated in September? Learn facts related to Asian Development Bank (ADB)

     

    GS 2

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    SC approves widening of three Char Dham highways

     

    (Polity and Governance)

    The recent approval of SC to broaden three Himalayan highways, why is it considered crucial by the Ministry of Defence (MoD) for quick troop build-up along the Indo-China border.

     

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    The NMP is hardly the panacea for growth in India

     

    Pain from prices

     

    (Economy)

    Know about National Monetisation Pipeline (NMP), What is asset monetisation? Its benefits, about the Government’s plans and initiatives taken in this context, key analysis and way forward 

     

    About the latest inflation data, both retail and wholesale and their implications on the economy 

    GS 2

    7

    Needed: repeal of AFSPA, not regret 

     

    (Polity and Governance)

     

    Why there is a demand for the repeal of the Armed Forces (Special Powers) Act of 1958 (AFSPA)? about the Armed Forces Special Powers Act (AFSPA), Provisions, Significance, Criticism, Way Forward.

    GS 2

    8

    India votes against UN draft resolution on climate change

     

    (IR)

    Why did India vote against a draft resolution at the United Nations Security Council (UNSC) linking climate to security? United Nations Security Council (UNSC)its members, objectives, the relevance of a permanent seat at the United Nations Security Council (UNSC) for India, Challenges for India at UNSC.

    GS 2

    9

    CJI bats for more women judges

     

    (Judiciary)

      Know about Demand for more women judges and their present status 

    GS 2

    9

    Over half of UAPA detainees under 30

     

    (Polity and Governance)

     

    Recent data of Union Home Ministry (MHA)that nearly 53% of persons arrested under the Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act (UAPA) in 2018, 2019 and 2020 were below the age of 30, Know about the Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act (UAPA), provisions, significance, impact, concerns and suggestions. 

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    9

    RS nod for longer stints for ED, CBI directors

    (Governance)

    Major provisions of the Delhi Special Police Establishment (Amendment) Bill, 2021 and the Central Vigilance Commission (Amendment) Bill, 2021, objectives and need, criticisms linked to them and way ahead 

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    RBI ushers in corrective action scheme to better control NBFCs 

     

    (Economy)

    What is Prompt Corrective Action (PCA) Framework ? its significance for Non-Banking Financial Companies (NBFCs), the recent announcement of RBI in this context