Governance

What is the meaning of ‘5/20 Rule’?

The ‘5/20 Rule’ has been proposed by the Indian Aviation Ministry which requires the national carriers to be in 5 years of operation and a fleet of minimum 20 aircraft to be able to fly overseas. This applies to all the commercial aviation organizations which undertake passenger operations. The rule has come under strong criticism […]

What is Affordable Housing?

Affordable housing caters to housing needs of the specific section of people in the society who fall in the lower or middle-income groups. It is an important governance issue in developing nations where a huge chunk of the population lives below poverty line, are devoid of basic housing facilities and are not able to buy […]