Day November 9, 2020

Other service providers norms

• The Department of Telecom eased rules for other service providers (OSP) in the business process outsourcing (BPO) and information technology-enabled services (ITes). About: • OSPs or other service providers are companies or firms which provide secondary or tertiary services…

[Editorial Analysis] India and Biden

Mains Paper 2: International Relations Prelims level: India’s strategic partnership Mains level: Bilateral agreements involving India and/or affecting India’s interests Context: • While U.S. Democratic Party contender and former Vice-President Joseph Biden still needs to tie up some loose ends…

[Editorial Analysis] Walk the talk

Mains Paper 2: Governance Prelims level: Foreign Direct Investment Mains level: Important aspects of governance, transparency and accountability Context: • Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s recent address at a virtual global investor round table was delivered, as is his wont, with…

[Editorial Analysis] Mixed signals

Mains Paper 2: Governance Prelims level: Global Investors Roundtable Mains level: Important aspects of governance, transparency and accountability Context: • Last week, speaking at the virtual Global Investors Roundtable, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said that his government will do “whatever…