Why is it in News?
Due to the 2019 General Elections, Office of Prime Minister is often seen in the news.
In the election year, the outgoing government either presents an Interim Budget or seeks ‘Vote on Account’.
The Madras High Court has opined that Lieutenant Governor (LG) cannot interfere in day to day affairs of the government.
NDMA has played a pivotal role in minimising the catastrophe caused by Cyclone Fani.
Due to 2019 being the year for General Elections, issues related to ‘Independent Candidates’ is frequently seen in the news.
Due to ongoing General Elections the term ‘Dissolution of Lok Sabha’ is frequently seen in the news.
Tourist footfall in Hampi is down by nearly a lakh between April 2018 and March 2019, despite the fact that group of monuments at Hampi was listed on number two in ‘Must see’ tourist spot by the New York Times.
The National Green Tribunal (NGT) has sought report on waste tyres used in factories.
IRDAI (Insurance Regulatory & Development Authority) has formed a panel under Dr. Suresh Mathur to look into the Microinsurance Framework.
The Supreme Court has given RBI a last chance to withdraw a November 2016 Disclosure Policy and abide by the Right to Information Act.