2021 Nobel Prize in Economic Sciences – Explained, pointwise

For 7PM Editorial Archives click HERE → Introduction Economists David Card, Joshua Angrist and Guido Imbens won the 2021 Nobel Prize in Economics. David Card was awarded for his empirical (verifiable by observation or experience) contribution to labor economics. For example, how different minimum wages affect jobs and businesses. Joshua Angrist and Guido Imbens were awarded for pioneering… Continue reading 2021 Nobel Prize in Economic Sciences – Explained, pointwise

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[Yojana October Summary] Energy Security: Nuclear Power – Explained, pointwise

For 7PM Editorial Archives click HERE → Introduction Energy is the engine for economic growth and when the country moves ahead on the path of development, it is necessary to utilize every energy resource available in the country, especially nuclear power. Currently, the world is dependent on fossil fuels to match the huge amount of energy consumption across… Continue reading [Yojana October Summary] Energy Security: Nuclear Power – Explained, pointwise

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Global Hunger Index and India’s stand – Explained, pointwise

For 7PM Editorial Archives click HERE → Introduction Recently, the Global Hunger Index 2021 was released. The data for the index is sourced from FAO, the Joint database of UNICEF, WHO, World Bank and others. India has slipped seven places to rank 101 among 116 countries. Even the index showed India is improving its absolute score, its rank… Continue reading Global Hunger Index and India’s stand – Explained, pointwise

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PM Gati Shakti – National Infrastructure Master Plan – Explained, pointwise

For 7PM Editorial Archives click HERE → Introduction Recently, the Prime Minister has launched the Gati Shakti – National Master Plan for Multi-modal Connectivity. The Gati Shakti scheme will subsume the Rs 110 lakh crore National Infrastructure Pipeline (NIP) that was launched in 2019. The PM said the government was aiming at adding over 200 airports, helipads, and water… Continue reading PM Gati Shakti – National Infrastructure Master Plan – Explained, pointwise

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Nobel Prizes 2021 – Explained, pointwise

For 7PM Editorial Archives click HERE → Introduction Recently, the Nobel Prize 2021 has been announced in various fields. This year’s Nobel Prize highlighted a few significant developments and research around the globe. For instance, Research on wages and jobs, discoveries of human receptors for temperature and touch, etc. This article is a summary of this year’s Nobel… Continue reading Nobel Prizes 2021 – Explained, pointwise

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Indian Space Association (ISpA) – Explained, pointwise

For 7PM Editorial Archives click HERE → Introduction Indian Space Association was recently launched by the Prime Minister of India. The industry association will act as an independent and “single-window” agency for enabling the opening up of the space sector to start-ups and the private sector. The tagline of the association is “Bhumandal Se Brahmaand Tak”, meaning from… Continue reading Indian Space Association (ISpA) – Explained, pointwise

Drug usage and the NDPS Act – Explained, pointwise

For 7PM Editorial Archives click HERE → Introduction Recently, Bollywood actor Shah Rukh Khan’s son Aryan Khan was arrested by the Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) for the consumption, sale and possession of illegal drugs. The pandemic saw a rise in drug-related arrests and seizures. The Home Minister of Karnataka proclaimed that as of July 2021, drug seizures in… Continue reading Drug usage and the NDPS Act – Explained, pointwise

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Privatisation of Air India – Explained, pointwise

For 7PM Editorial Archives click HERE → Introduction Government has approved Tata Group’s Rs 18,000-crore bid for the state-owned carrier, Air India. The deal, which is expected to be completed by December-end, also includes sale of Air India Express and ground handling arm AISATS. Air India had a total debt of ₹61,562 crore as on August 31. Of this, Tata… Continue reading Privatisation of Air India – Explained, pointwise

India’s informal economy: Challenges and solutions – Explained, pointwise

For 7PM Editorial Archives click HERE → Introduction The majority of the urban population across the world makes its living from the informal economy. According to one report published by the ILO in 2018, more than 2 billion people – almost 61% of the world’s employed population – were dependent on the informal economy. In some countries, this proportion… Continue reading India’s informal economy: Challenges and solutions – Explained, pointwise

[Download] 7 PM Weekly Compilation -September 2021 – 3rd and 4th week

Hello everyone. We are posting the weekly Compilation of 7 PM Daily Current Affairs Analysis for the month  of September 2021 – 1st and 2nd week Click on the following link to download Download About 7 PM:- The idea behind 7 PM Daily Editorial is to give aspirants in-depth analysis of news articles from different newspapers… Continue reading [Download] 7 PM Weekly Compilation -September 2021 – 3rd and 4th week