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SMILE Scheme

• The Union Social Justice and Empowerment Ministry is set to launch a scheme for rehabilitation of persons engaged in begging and for providing support to transgender persons. Key highlights: • The Ministry said it had formulated an umbrella scheme,…

[Editorial Analysis] Killing the licence

Mains Paper 2: Governance Prelims level: Foreign Contribution (Regulation) Act 2010 Mains level: Government Policy Context: • On Monday, the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) said the Missionaries of Charity’s application for renewal of the Foreign Contribution (Regulation) Act, 2010…

Jal Jeevan Mission

• 315 water supply schemes of Rs. 9,544 Crore has been approved under Jal Jeevan Mission for Jharkhand. These schemes will provide tap water supply to about 8 lakh rural households in 4,424 villages of the State. About Jal Jeevan…

Revamped Distribution Sector Scheme

• The Ministry of Power has reviewed the implementation of the Revamped Distribution Sector Scheme. About the scheme: • In July 2021, the government launched a Reforms-based and Results-linked, Revamped Distribution Sector Scheme. • The Scheme seeks to improve the…

Mission Karmayogi

• The Government of India conducted a workshop on Mission Karmayogi. • The aim of “Mission Karmayogi” is to impart futuristic vision to civil services which could effectively determine the roadmap for next 25 years and shape the Century India…