A group of three economists in the International Monetary Fund’s (IMF) research department have written a joint paper criticising some key aspects of IMF’s creed of neo-liberalism. Since it is only “some” aspects that are criticised, it may be more appropriate to call it semi-autocritique. However, the significance of this
New forward looking Guidelines issued by Department of Expenditure, Ministry of Finance to improve the efficiency with which Public Funded Schemes and Projects are appraised and approved; In order to bring-in the concept of outcome evaluation to improve the delivery of public goods and services to the citizens.
In a major move to ease flow of contributions from National Pension System (NPS) subscribers, the Pension Fund Regulatory and Development Authority (PFRDA) has decided to slashes the minimum annual contribution under Tier-I account from Rs 6,000 to Rs 1,000. For Tier-II accounts, PFRDA has decided to waive the requirement
The article critically analyses the Mental Health Care Bill, 2013 passed by Rajya Sabha recently. The Mental Health Care Bill, 2013 was passed by Rajya Sabha on Monday, and is expected to be discussed in Lok Sabha soon. The Bill seeks to replace the Mental Health Act, 1987. In 2007,
Mukul Kulkarni.Grad- B.Pharm.3rd Attempt,IA&AS in last attempt,Optional- Political Science__________________________________________“A degree usually takes 4 years to complete, as was the case with my graduation in Pharmacy. But the civil services journey,which I consider as nothing less than graduation, has stretched beyond 4 years and is currently in its 5th year. This
out of 400 2011 2012 2013 GEN 198 209 241 OBC 175 190 222 SC 165 185 207 ST 161 181 200 PH1- Ortho 135 160 199 PH2-Visual 124 164 184 PH3-Hearing 96 111 163 The Cutoff in UPSC Prelims depends on a lot of factors , such as the