Repo Rate & Its Implications

Repo Rate & Its Implications Context: The Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) of the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) on Wednesday voted unanimously to increase the policy repo rate by 50 basis points to 4.90%. The interest rate has been increased keeping in mind the rising […]

Green Jobs

Green Jobs Context: Prime Minister Narendra Modi recently addressed at a World Environment Day ceremony about India’s ongoing efforts to combat climate change. He also addressed India’s efforts to develop “green jobs” during his speech. What are Green Jobs? Green occupations are jobs that have […]

Rajya Sabha Elections

Rajya Sabha Elections Context: In the coming days the Assemblies of 4 states will elect 16 MPs to Rajya Sabha. The election has grabbed the attention of the people due to the  importance parties give to seats in the Upper House. Why is it so […]