Pacific Islands capture India’s strategic focus

Context: India is exploring the possibility of trilateral cooperation with France and Australia in the strategic Pacific Islands. Pacific Islands: The Pacific Islands are a group of islands in the Pacific Ocean. It comprises three ethnogeographic groupings—Melanesia, Micronesia, and Polynesia. Melanesia: The main island groups include Fiji, New Read More

Revamped Distribution Sector Scheme (RDSS)

Context The Kerala government is facing trouble over the Centre’s Revamped Distribution Sector Scheme (RDSS), which envisages pre-paid smart electricity meters in households and revamping the power distribution network in the country. Background The Central Government has launched the Revamped Distribution Sector Scheme (RDSS) with an outlay of Rs. 3, 03,758 crore for Read More