Centre’s Coal Block Auction: Legal Angle

Author: Ashray Singh from School of law, NMIMS Mumbai.

Prime Minister Narendra Modi recently announced the launch of auction of coal mines for commercial purposes thus, inviting private companies to participate in the coal mining sector, which has been dominated by the State-owned Coal India Limited…

Aatma Nirbhar Bharat: Reforms in power sector

Authors: Abinaya Sankaran from School of Law, Sastra Deemed to be University, Thanjavur and Prajwal V and School of Law, Christ (Deemed to be University), Bengaluru.

The Indian government announced a special economic package worth 20 lakh crore rupees which amounts to about 10% of the country’s GDP (Gross-Domestic-Product) in 2019-2020. The package includes measures which were earlier announced by the finance…

PM Ujjwala Yojana

Author: Priyanshi Rastogi from Symbiosis Law School, NOIDA.

The Government of India, at all levels, announces Welfare Schemes for a cross section of the society from time to time. These schemes could be either Central, State specific or a joint collaboration between the Centre and the States. The Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana (PMUY), a Central scheme of the Ministry of Petroleum & Natural Gas, was launched…

PM SAMPADA Yojana

Author: Madhuri Bhadriraju from Pendekanti Law College, Osmania University, Hyderabad.

The Fisheries and Aquaculture Industry is one of the key employing Industries in India, providing livelihood to nearly 20 million fishers. This Industry has seen an immense increase in production from 102.51 lakh metric tonnes in 2014-15 to 137.58 lakh metric tonne…

Policy analysis: PM Bharatiya Janaushadhi Pariyojana

Author: Rashmi Senthilkumar from Sastra University, Thanjavur.

Despite the vast improvement in the government’s healthcare spending over the last 25 years, there has been no respite on steadily rising medical costs in the country. The cost of medicines constitutes a large percentage of the total medical costs of an individual. Over 30-40% of people die due to lack of money…