Global Competitiveness: India climbs three notches

Survey by: Switzerland-based IMD World Competitiveness Centre (WCC)Improvement: India’s global competitiveness rank rose three notches to 41 from last year Reasons: Significant improvement in exchange rate stability, fiscal deficit management and efforts to tackle corruption and red Tape However, the ranking is lower than the 35th position India secured in 2012 Plus points: Attractive

National AYUSH Mission

National AYUSH Mission Background AYUSH stands for Ayurveda, Yoga and Naturopathy, Unani, Siddha and Homoeopathy Currently, the gaps in India’s healthcare sector are huge with a large proportion of the population virtually denied healthcare access To address these gaps, the Government has been supporting AYUSH care and education, particularly in vulnerable and