Aadhaar and mobile phones to make air travel

An attempt to minimise paperwork for air travel, the government is looking to roll out a digital system for airport entry and boarding flights using a flier’s Aadhaar number and mobile phone. The proposal came in the name DIGI YATRA Proposed digi yatra The civil aviation ministry is looking to make “boarding pass and security check-in”… Read More Aadhaar and mobile phones to make air travel

India to seal pact with Eurasian Economic Union

India is set to formalise a free trade agreement with the Eurasian Economic Union for deepening trade relations with the five former Soviet republics. Key Fact The joint statement on the FTA is likely to be issued during Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin at St. Petersburg. The Joint Feasibility Study Group… Read More India to seal pact with Eurasian Economic Union

Money laundering : Proposal for making a criminal offence

Union government is considering a proposal to make money laundering a separate criminal offence. It will be investigated by the Enforcement Directorate, irrespective of a probe by other agencies. How it help ? This will facilitate quick action against those indulging in money laundering. Special Investigation Team (SIT) on black money has also been of… Read More Money laundering : Proposal for making a criminal offence

Women force for Jammu and Kashmir

Background Young girls, teens have become the new face of protests in Kashmir, adding a new dimension to the violence and brutal retaliation government forces. The students were protesting against the assault of students of Government Degree College Pulwama by security forces and manhandling of students during Valley-wide protests. Student protests have become a new challenge… Read More Women force for Jammu and Kashmir