Page-8 of Current Affairs - March, 2022

Economic Survey of Delhi 2021-22

According to the Economic Survey of Delhi 2021-22, the nation’s capital is one of the country’s most prosperous states. It has ranked third as per the per capita income behind the states of Goa and Sikkim. Overview: This survey was presented in Delhi’s state Assembly by Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia. In 2021-22, Delhi’s per ..

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Geo-Tagging of Payment System Touch Points

The framework that is related to geo-tagging of payment system touch points has been released by the Reserve Bank of India (RBI). Overview: This framework has been created as a part of RBI’s objective of deepening digital payments along with providing access to such services to all the citizens of India. The objective of this ..

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National Tuberculosis Prevalence Survey

According to the newly released National Tuberculosis Prevalence Survey 2019-2021, the highest incidents of pulmonary tuberculosis cases across the country were recorded in Delhi with the lowest being in Kerala. Overview: After six decades, this survey has been conducted and was released by the Union Health Ministry to mark World TB Day. Findings of this ..

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COP-4 Minamata Convention on Mercury

In the Conference of Parties (COP-4) Minamata Convention on Mercury, the participating parties have agreed to expand the mercury-added products list that has been planned to be phased out. Overview: The COP-4 Minamata Convention on Mercury, took place in Bali, Indonesia from 21st to 25th March 2022. This convention resumed after the conclusion of the ..

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US-EU Agreement on Data Transfer Pact

The United States and the European Union have announced that they have an “in principle” agreement in place to create a new framework for the purpose of cross-border data transfers. Overview: This announcement has come as a much-needed relief for various tech giants like Google and Meta. For more than a year, officials have been ..

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Rajasthan: Udaan Scheme

The ‘Udaan’ scheme of Rajasthan provides the rural girls of the state with scholarship schemes thus, allowing them to receive getting access to schooling Overview: The Udaan project has been launched in collaboration with ‘IPE Global’, a development consulting group. Under this scheme focus is being given to the development of girls in the state. ..

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