US, India differ in 3D printing adoption

• A study finds only 30% of Indian executives in the survey knew about 3D printing, compared to 77% of American executives. About: • 3D printing or additive manufacturing uses computer-aided designing to make prototypes or working models of objects…

AspirantWorld One liners : 13th January

• Public and Private Health Facilities were felicitated with Kayakalp award for high standards of Sanitation and Hygiene. The government had launched a National Initiative ‘Kayakalp’ on 15th May 2015 to ensure hygiene, sanitation and cleanliness in Public Health Facilities…

[Editorial Analysis] Imposing a compromise

Mains Paper 3: Economy Prelims level: Farm laws Mains level: Issues related to direct and indirect farm subsidies and minimum support prices; Public Distribution System-objectives, functioning, Context: • The Supreme Court passed an interim order in the ongoing contestation between…

PMFBY completes five years

• Crop insurance scheme The Pradhan Mantri Fasal Bima Yojana (PMFBY) successfully completes 5 Years of operations on 13th January 2021. Key achievements: • Average sum insured per hectare has increased from Rs. 15,100 during pre-PMFBY Schemes to Rs. 40,700…