17 August 2019
By Aspire IAS
Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) has finalised India’s first National Essential Diagnostics List (NEDL). With this, India has become the first country to have such a list.
India’s ‘No First Use’ doctrine (NFU) on the use of nuclear weapons is open for change in the future, defence minister has indicated, reflecting thinking within the establishment that no policy is writ in stone and could be modified to deal with current realities
PM Modi announced this Independence Day the Jal Jeevan Mission which plans to suplly water to all households by 2024.
The community is unhappy with the transgender Bill passed in Lok Sabha .
Amendments to the relevant sections of the Companies Act in the last session of Parliament have now made non-compliance with CSR norms a jailable offence for key officers of the company, apart from hefty fines up to ?25 lakh on the company and ?5 lakh on the officer in default.
Prime Minister called “population explosion” a challenge in his Independence Day speech.