Day: October 20, 2020

Regulatory Sandbox framework

Context : The International Financial Services Centres Authority (IFSCA) has introduced a framework for Regulatory Sandbox to tap into innovative Fin-tech solutions. International Financial Services Centre: IFSCs are intended …

Ayushman Sahakar Fund

Union Ministry of Agriculture has launched AYUSHMAN SAHAKAR, a unique scheme to assist cooperatives play an important role in creation of healthcare infrastructure in the country formulated by the …

Skinks of India

Recently, the Zoological Survey of India (ZSI) brought a study on skinks (a kind of lizard), titled Skinks of India. Key Points Skinks: With 1,602 species of skinks across the world, It is the largest …

Naval Version of BrahMos Tested

A naval version of the BrahMos supersonic cruise missile was successfully test-fired from an indigenously built stealth destroyer (INS Chennai) of the Indian Navy in the Arabian Sea. Key Points BrahMos: It is a joint …

china’s national security law

China has passed a new law restricting sensitive exports to protect national security, a move that adds to policy tools it could wield against the U.S. as tensions — especially …

Originalism

US Supreme Court nominee Amy Coney Barrett has described “originalism” – or interpreting the country’s Constitution as per the intentions of its 18th century founding leaders – as her …

Malabar 2020 Naval Exercise

As India Seeks to increase cooperation with other countries in the maritime security domain and in the light of increased defence cooperation with Australia, Malabar 2020 will see the …