Union or Central Government

Union Vs Central Government: In Tamil Nadu, however, a controversy erupted earlier this month over the new DMK government referring to the government of Prime Minister Narendra Modi as the ‘union government’ (ondriya arasu) instead of ‘central government’ (madhiya arasu). In common parlance, the terms “union government” and “central government” are used interchangeably in India. […]

LEAF (Lowering Emissions by Accelerating Forest Finance) Coalition

LEAF (Lowering Emissions by Accelerating Forest Finance) Coalition: LEAF (Lowering Emissions by Accelerating Forest Finance) Coalition was announced at the Leaders Summit on Climate, 2021. LEAF coalition will be one of the largest ever public-private efforts to protect tropical forests and intend to mobilize at least USD 1 billion in financing to countries committed to […]

Six Years Of Digital India Programme

Six Years Of Digital India Programme: The Prime Minister of India addressed a virtual event to mark the completion of six years of Digital Indian programme. India’s Techade: The data and demographic dividend combined with India’s proven tech prowess presents massive opportunity for the country, and this decade will be ‘India’s techade’. Highlighted Various Schemes […]

Education Plus (UDISE+) 2019-20

Education Plus (UDISE+) 2019-20: Union Education Minister released the Report on United Information System for Education Plus (UDISE+) 2019-20 for School Education in India. Key Highlights of Report: In 2019-20, total students in school education from pre-primary to higher secondary have crossed 26.45 crore. This is higher by 42.3 lakh compared to 2018-19. Gross Enrolment […]