Category: Current Affairs

Basic Exchange and Cooperation Agreement

The U.S. is keen that India sign the last foundational agreement, Basic Exchange and Cooperation Agreement for Geo-Spatial cooperation (BECA), at the next India-U.S. 2+2 ministerial dialogue. A maritime information …

What is ‘Blue Flag’ certification?

On the eve of International Coastal Clean-Up Day which is celebrated across 100 countries since 1986, Union Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change (MoEFCC) announced at a virtual …

Public Procurement (Amendment) Order, 2017

The Government of India has amended the Public Procurement (Preference to Make in India) Order, 2017, enabling nodal Ministries/ Departments to notify higher minimum local content requirement for Class-I & Class-II …