infrastructure

IASGateAdmin | 30, Apr 2020

FINAL REPORT ON NATIONAL…

Why in News? The task force headed by Atanu Chakraborty on National Infrastructure Pipeline (NIP) submitted its final report to…

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IASGateAdmin | 10, Apr 2020

INDUSTRIAL BODIES CLAIMS FOR…

Why in News? The National Real Estate Development Council (NAREDCO) and the Associated Chambers of Commerce and Industry of India…

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IASGateAdmin | 21, Mar 2020

INDIA BECOMES 3RD LARGEST…

Why in News? As per the Key World Energy Statistics 2019 published by the International Energy Agency, India has been…

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IASGateAdmin | 04, Mar 2020

PUSHING THE WRONG ENERGY…

Context: In the backdrop of the recent visit of the US President to India, the joint statement highlighted the setting…

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IASGateAdmin | 22, Feb 2020

DEDICATED FREIGHT CORRIDOR

Why in News? The World Bank has offered to give financial assistance to the last remaining portion of the Eastern…

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IASGateAdmin | 07, Feb 2020

Prelim Snippets- 07.02.2020

1. Jiyo Parsi Scheme Why in News? Parsi population has been increased under 'Jiyo Parsi' scheme of Union Government. About…

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IASGateAdmin | 29, Jan 2020

AIR INDIA DISINVESTMENT

Why in News? The Government has kicked off the complete disinvestment process of Air India for the second time after…

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IASGateAdmin | 20, Jan 2020

IS ‘MAKE IN INDIA’…

Context: Five years later, as we brace for another Union Budget, it would be appropriate to take stock of the…

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IASGateAdmin | 10, Jan 2020

NORTHEAST GAS PIPELINE GRID…

Why in News? The Union Cabinet has given approval for viability-gap funding of North East Natural Gas Grid that connects…

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IASGateAdmin | 02, Jan 2020

NATIONAL INFRASTRUCTURE PIPELINE

The Government has recently released a report of the “Task force on National Infrastructure Pipeline” for 2019-2025. The government has…

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IASGateAdmin | 22, Nov 2019

Prelim Snippets 22-11-2019

1.Maha Bodhi Temple Complex Why in News? Bhutan’s Foreign Minister recently visited Maha Bodhi Temple in Bodh Gaya, Bihar. About:…

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IASGateAdmin | 12, Nov 2019

Prelim Snippets 12-11-2019

1.India Internet 2019 Why in News? Internet And Mobile Association of India (IAMAI) has recently released the report “India Internet…

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IASGateAdmin | 11, Nov 2019

STEEL SCRAP RECYCLING POLICY

Why in News? Ministry of Steel has issued the Steel Scrap Recycling Policy. Background: Steel Ministry’s endeavor is to develop…

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IASGateAdmin | 16, Oct 2019

INTERCONNECT USAGE CHARGE (IUC)

Why in News? Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) has decided to review the scrapping of interconnect usage charge from…

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IASGateAdmin | 04, Oct 2019

Prelim Snippets 04-10-2019

1.World Animal Day Why in News? World Animal Day is internationally celebrated every year on 4 October to mark a…

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IASGateAdmin | 02, Oct 2019

GREEN ENERGY TARGET LACKS…

Why in News? Prime Minister Narendra Modi at the Climate Action Summit in New York announced India’s ambitious aim to…

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IASGateAdmin | 25, Sep 2019

NATIONAL CONCLAVE ON ENERGY…

Why in News? The National Conclave on Energy Efficiency in MSME sector was inaugurated by Union Ministers in Hyderabad. Highlights:…

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IASGateAdmin | 15, Sep 2019

NEW MEASURES TO BOOST…

Why in News? Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman has announced a fresh set of measures worth around 70,000 crore rupees to…

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IASGateAdmin | 11, Sep 2019

INDIA’S SECOND MULTI-MODEL TERMINAL

Why in News? The Prime Minister dedicated to the nation India’s second riverine Multi-Modal terminal built at Sahibganj in Jharkhand…

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IASGateAdmin | 10, Sep 2019

‘ANGAN’- INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON…

Why in News? An international conference ANGAN (Augmenting Nature by Green Affordable New-habitat) focussed on Energy Efficiency in Building Sector…

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IASGateAdmin | 09, Sep 2019

NATIONAL INFRASTRUCTURE PIPELINE OF…

Why in News? To achieve the GDP of $5 trillion by 2024-25, India needs to spend about $1.4 trillion (Rs.…

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IASGateAdmin | 09, Sep 2019

FIRST MEGA FOOD PARK…

Why in News? Union Minister of Food Processing Industries today inaugurated the first Mega Food Park in Telangana promoted by…

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IASGateAdmin | 01, Sep 2019

ECONOMICS BEHIND E-VEHICLE BATTERIES

Background: Shifting gears in the transition to electric vehicles (EVs), the NITI Aayog, in May this year, proposed to ban…

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IASGateAdmin | 27, Aug 2019

DEVELOPMENT FINANCIAL INSTITUTION (DFI)

Why in News? The government has proposed to set up a Development Financial Institution (DFI) to solve the infrastructure financing…

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IASGateAdmin | 21, Aug 2019

ULTRA-MEGA SOLAR PARK

Context:National energy major NTPCis planning to set up an ultra-mega solar park in the Kutch region of Gujarat that will…

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IASGateAdmin | 26, Jul 2019

NORTH EASTERN REGION VISION…

Why in News? North Eastern Region Vision 2020 document provides an overarching framework for the development of the North Eastern…

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IASGateAdmin | 04, Jul 2019

National Electric Mobility Mission…

Why in News? The National Electric Mobility Mission Plan (NEMMP) 2020 is a National Mission document providing the vision and…

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IASGateAdmin | 26, Jun 2019

PROJECT MONITORING GROUP (PMG)

      Projects worth 11 lakh crore remain stalled or have issues under consideration. Railways, roads and Power sector accounting to…

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