Lok Sabha Current Affairs, GK & News
The Jan Vishwas (Amendment of Provisions) Bill, 2022 is a 108-page bill introduced in the Lok Sabha by the Union Minister of Commerce and Industry, Piyush Goyal. The bill aims to promote ease of doing business in India by decriminalizing minor offences in 42 Acts administered by 19 ministries. The bill proposes to replace minor ..
Category: Legal & Constitution Current Affairs
The Lok Sabha has passed the Delhi Municipal Corporation (Amendment) Bill so that three municipal corporations of Delhi (MCD) can be merged into a single entity. Overview: This bill has been passed by a voice vote and various amendments that were moved by the Opposition members have been rejected. The Union Cabinet had approved this ..
To counter the nation’s democracy ranking from being downgraded, the Ministry of External Affairs created presentations on democracy and sent them to the Lok Sabha Secretariat so that they can be distributed among the Heads of Mission in foreign countries. Overview: In March 2021, the Swedish-based V-Dem Institute and the US-based Freedom House had downgraded ..
Category: India Nation & States Current Affairs
The Lok Sabha secretariat launched a new app titled “Digital Sansad” on January 27, 2022. About Digital Sansad App The digital sandad app was launched to make it easier for people to follow proceedings in Parliament and their lawmakers. The app is available in both android and IOS platform. It carries all the major content ..
The Jagan Mohan Reddy Government of Andhra Pradesh recently created 13 new districts. The districts were created based on Parliamentary constituencies. With this the total number of districts in Andhra Pradesh has increased to 26. About the new districts The Araku Lok Sabha constituency in Visakhapatnam was divided into two districts. The 26 districts are ..
The Government of India announced that it has approved 780 new air traffic routes under the UDAN regional air connectivity scheme. Key Points Civil Aviation Minister Jyotiraditya Scindia informed the Lok Sabha that after the launch of the scheme, 359 routes has been opened in the country. 59 new airports have been established under the ..
Month: Current Affairs - July, 2021
Category: Government Schemes Current Affairs