CIC backlog grows as vacancies remain unfilled

Pending Issues   24,302 cases related to information appeals pending with the Central Information Commission as on Thursday, according to the CIC website. This backlog is in spite of the fact that the Commission is returning a majority of appeals coming to it, citing lack of documentation, premature appeals or forwarding of cases to the… Read More CIC backlog grows as vacancies remain unfilled

RERA rules CREDAI’s London meet

Why In News A recent meeting of the Confederation of Real Estate Developers’ Associations of India (CREDAI) in London was dominated by discussions over the Real Estate (Regulation and Development) Act 2016, better known as RERA, with industry representatives voicing their concerns particularly over the legislation’s impact on ongoing projects. RERA AND CONCERNS RERA, brought… Read More RERA rules CREDAI’s London meet

NITI Aayog selects 3 States for transformative change in Health & Education sectors

In News NITI Aayog, announces partnership with three States each to radically transform their Health and Education sectors, major push to competitive, cooperative federalism. About  NITI Aayog has selected Uttar Pradesh, Assam, and Karnataka to improve healthcare delivery and key outcomes in these States. In Education, Madhya Pradesh, Odisha, and Jharkhand have been selected for… Read More NITI Aayog selects 3 States for transformative change in Health & Education sectors

Venkaiah Naidu becomes India’s new vice-president

Muppavarapu Venkaiah Naidu has been elected as India’s 15th Vice-president who was a Former Union Minister. Vice President Election Unlike the presidential election held recently, in which the electoral college also includes MLAs of all state assemblies and union territories, only MPs of the two Houses can vote in the vice-presidential election. 1. It consists of… Read More Venkaiah Naidu becomes India’s new vice-president