Highlights of economic survey India 2014

Highlights of the Survey: GDP growth seen at 5.4-5.9 pc in 2014-15 Growth rate of 7-8 pc can occur after 2015-16 Poor monsoon, external factors pose risk to growth India’s external debt has remained within manageable limits due to the external debt management policy with prudential restrictions on debt varieties of capital inflows.  More...

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By gktoday On Monday, August 6th, 2012

IRDA -The Insurance Regulatory and Development Authority

As per the section 4 of IRDA Act’ 1999, Insurance Regulatory and Development Authority (IRDA, which was constituted by an act of parliament) specify the composition of AuthorityThe Authority is a ten member More...

By gktoday On Thursday, February 2nd, 2012

Rashtriya Janani-Shishu Suraksha Karyakaram

Rashtriya Janani-Shishu Suraksha Karyakaram is a scheme to provide all required healthcare facilities to pregnant women and infants free of cost. The scheme has been adopted for the entire country under the National More...

By gktoday On Saturday, July 16th, 2011

Indian Armed Forces

Indian Armed Forces The Government of India is responsible for ensuring the defence of India and every part thereof. The Supreme Command of the Indian Armed Forces vests in the President. The responsibility More...

By gktoday On Sunday, April 10th, 2011
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Union Budget India 2011 Highlights

Standard rate of excise duty held at 10 percent; no change in CENVAT rates. Personal income tax exemption limit raised to Rs 180,000 from Rs 160,000 for individual tax payers. For senior citizens, the qualifying More...

By gktoday On Sunday, March 6th, 2011

India Union Budget 2011-2012-Key Highlights

· I-T exemption limit raised to Rs 1.80 lakh from Rs 1.60 lakh . · Exemption for senior citizens raised to Rs 2.5 lakh · Tax under women slab unchanged. · Tax exemption raised to Rs 5 lakh for senior citizens More...

By gktoday On Saturday, February 26th, 2011

Labour Bureau and the History Labour Statistics in India

Labour Statistics in India may be said to have originated when the first national population census was conducted in 1872. This census gave not only the count of number of persons, but also the number of gainfully More...

By gktoday On Thursday, February 17th, 2011

Directory of Important Indian Government websites

Directory of Important Web Links A one-point source to know all about Indian Government websites at all levels and from all sectors. President of India (External website that opens in a new window) Vice President More...

By gktoday On Monday, January 31st, 2011
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India’s Five Year Plans at a Glance

India’s Five Year Plans at a Glance The Five Year Plans. The development plans are drawn by the Planning Commission to establish India’s economy on a socialistic pattern in successive phases of More...

By gktoday On Thursday, November 18th, 2010

50 Questions and answers based on Indian Constitution,Parliament and Government

1.Who is known as the sculptor of the constitution of India’? (a) Rajendra Prasad (b) V.V. Giri (c) B.R. Ambedkar (d) Dr. S. Radhakrishnan Answer : C 2.What is known as the “Little India”? (a) More...