Ayush Clinical Repository (ACCR) portal

Ayush Clinical Repository (ACCR) portal: Union Minister for Ayush Kiren Rijiju will launch the Ayush Clinical Case Repository (ACCR) portal and the third version of Ayush Sanjivani App on MAY 27, 2021. Ayush Clinical Repository (ACCR) portal: The Ayush Clinical Repository (ACCR) portal (https://accr.ayush.gov.in/) will serve as a platform to support both Ayush practitioners and […]

National Mission On Use Of Biomass In Coal Based Thermal Power Plants

National Mission On Use Of Biomass In Coal Based Thermal Power Plants: The Ministry of Power has decided to set up a National Mission on the use of Biomass in coal-based thermal power plants. The proposed National Mission on biomass will also contribute to the National Clean Air Programme (NCAP). It would further support the […]

Dhaka Clears Currency Swap For Lanka

Dhaka Clears Currency Swap For Lanka: Bangladesh has cleared a $200 million currency swap facility for Sri Lanka, becoming the first South Asian country to extend crucial financial assistance to the island nation this year. With Sri Lanka’s main foreign exchange earning sectors — tourism, export of garments, and tea — badly hit due to […]

Quad Grouping and China

Quad As An Attempt For Containment: China China’s Consul General: China’s Consul General in Mumbai has described Quad as “an attempt for containment”. Because, Quad advocates so-called democratic alliance, and targets certain specific countries in an attempt for containment.” The reference to Quad indicates Beijing’s deep annoyance with a grouping that intends to curtail its […]

New Rules For Increased FDI In Insurance Sector

New Rules For Increased FDI In Insurance Sector:   The Ministry of Finance amended Indian Insurance Companies (Foreign Investment) Rules, 2015, and clarified the final rules for increased FDI (Foreign Direct Investment) in the Insurance Sector. Parliament had passed the Insurance Amendment Bill 2021 to increase the FDI limit in the insurance sector to 74% […]

Pension Fund Regulatory and Development Authority

The Pension Fund Regulatory and Development Authority: The Pension Fund Regulatory and Development Authority (PFRDA) crossed the milestone of Rs 6 lakh crore (Rs 6 trillion) of Assets Under Management (AUM) under the National Pension System (NPS) and Atal Pension Yojana (APY), after 13 years. Pension Fund Regulatory and Development Authority (PFRDA) is the statutory […]