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National Conference on Accessible Elections

• The Election Commission of India organised a virtual National Conference on Accessible Elections 2021 with the objective to assess the present accessibility policies and discuss strategies for addressing barriers to enhance participation in electoral process for voters with disabilities.…

e-SHRAM portal

• The Ministry of Labour and Employment conducted a sensitization programme about the features and benefits of the recently launched e-SHRAM portal for creating a national database of unorganized sector workers. About the Portal: • The Ministry of Labour and…

National Meet on SVAMITVA Scheme

• Union Minister of Rural Development and Panchayati Raj Shri Giriraj Singh inaugurated the National Meet on SVAMITVA Scheme. About the scheme: • SVAMITVA (Survey of villages and mapping with improvised technology in village areas) scheme is a collaborative effort…

Karbi Agreement

• In the presence of Union Home Minister Amit Shah, a historic Karbi Anglong Agreement to end the decades old crisis ensuring Assam’s territorial integrity was signed in New Delhi. Salient features of the Agreement: • This Memorandum of Settlement…

Financial Stability and Development Council

• Union Minister for Finance and Corporate Affairs Nirmala Sitharaman recently chaired the 24th meeting of the Financial Stability and Development Council. • The meeting deliberated on the various mandates of the FSDC, viz., Financial Stability, Financial Sector Development, Inter-regulatory…