January 3, 2017

FCRA Act and Its implications on working of NGOs

The Home ministry had cancelled the license of 20,000 NGOs for violating the various provisions of Foreign Contribution Regulation Act (FCRA). In the aftermath of this decision, only 13,000 out of 33,000 NGOs are legally valid in the country. About…

May 12, 2016

Non-lapsable Central Pool of Resources (NLCPR)

During the Atal Bihari Vajpayee rule, the union ministries were mandated to spend 10% of their budget allocations for the development of North-Eastern region. However, in case the ministries failed to spend the said amount for north-east development purpose, those…

December 9, 2015

Difference Between Quality of Life and Standard of Living

Quality of life is another measure of economic development.Quality of life and standard of living should not be confused as synonyms of each other,even when one supports the other. Quality of LifeStandard of Living (i) Quality of life not only…