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