Making Sense of the ‘freebies’ Issue

Making Sense of the ‘freebies’ Issue For Mains What constitutes a freebie? Resources distributed to the public as a result of election promises is what is often referred to as freebies. Do all such distributions amount to giving freebies? The distribution of free food grains […]

PIB Analysis – 03rd August, 2022

List of Outcomes: Official visit of President of Maldives to India A. Ground-breaking/Review of Projects Pouring of first concrete of the Greater Male Connectivity Project- an USD 500 Mn India funded project- marking the commencement of permanent works Review of the progress on the construction […]

SC hears EPFO Appeal on Pension Scheme

SC hears EPFO Appeal on Pension Scheme For Prelims About EPFO – Employees’ Provident Fund Organisation Employees’ Provident Fund Organisation (EPFO), established under Employee Provident Fund and Miscellaneous Provision Act, 1952. EPFO comes under the control of the Ministry of Labour and Employment, Government of […]