This is the archive of Current Issues and Topics covered in May 2017. If you are IASPOINT member, you may download the PDF compilation of this category from This Link (Kindly login first). Kindly use Mozilla Firefox if Chrome gives random error in downloading.

PM’s Recent Visit to Germany & Overview of India-Germany Relations

May 31, 2017

There have been regular high-level visits, including at the highest level between India and Germany. Prime Minister Narendra Modi had recently paid visit to Germany at the end of May 2017. During his visit he met German Chancellor Angela Merkel and took part in the fourth round of the...


Government Initiative on Tele-Law

May 30, 2017

The Government has recently launched the “Tele-Law” to provide easy access to legal aid to the marginalized section of the society and to those living in rural areas with the help of digital technology. This is joint initiative of the Ministry of Law and Justice and the Ministry of...


National Mission on Advanced Ultra-Supercritical (AUSC) Technology

May 30, 2017

The concept of supercritical technology was first introduced in India by the planning commission in its Integrated Energy Policy Report 2006. Consequently, country adopted the supercritical and then ultra-supercritical technology to improve the efficiency of coal power plants. And recently, the Ministry of Science & Technology announced a National...

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