Cooperative Federalism Current Affairs, GK & News

‘Chintan Shivir’ of Home Ministers

The two-day Chintan Shivir of Home Ministers was held in Haryana. What is Chintan Shivir of Home Ministers? The event Chintan Shivir of Home Ministers aims to provide a national perspective to the formation of policies related to internal security of India. It aims to boost synergy in planning and coordination between various stakeholders at ..

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Proposed Changes in IAS (Cadre) rules

The Government of India recently proposed to change the rules of appointing IAS officers. What are the changes? How are the officers appointed currently? Why were the rules changed? Why were the changes proposed? The changes were proposed by the Ministry of Personnel and Training on behalf of the Government of India. The ministry has ..

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14 states penalized under NHM

Under National Health Mission (NHM) at least 14 states were penalized for not performing in various health parameters. The Ministry of Health and Family Welfare runs the scheme in terms of “result based funding”. The penalized states will lose funds from Central Government. Best and Worst Performers According to the Health system Strengthening Conditionality Report ..

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PM Modi chairs 30th interaction through PRAGATI platform

Prime Minister Narendra Modi chaired his 30th interaction through ‘PRAGATI’ (Pro-Active Governance and Timely Implementation) platform. It is Information and Communication Technology (ICT)-based, multi-modal platforms. Key Highlights of Interaction Some of the issues discussed during PM Modi’s 30th interaction through ‘PRAGATI’ platform included- Progress in resolution of grievances under Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana-Urban (PMAY-U) and ..

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PRAGATI

The PRAGATI platform is an Information and Communication Technology (ICT) based unit which was designed by the Prime Minister’s office with the help of the National Informatics Centre. What is PRAGATI? PRAGATI stands for Pro-active Governance and Timely Implementation and was launched in the year 2015. It provides an integrated and interactive platform for the ..

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PM Reconstitutes Niti Aayog

The Prime Minister has reconstituted the Niti Aayog. Chairman: Prime Minister Vice-Chairman: Rajiv Kumar Full-time Members: VK Saraswat, Ramesh Chand and VK Paul Ex-officio members: Home Minister, Defence Minister, Finance and Corporate Affairs Minister and Agriculture and Farmers Welfare Minister. Special invitees: Road Transport and Highways Minister, Social Justice and Empowerment Minister, Railways and Commerce ..

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