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SC bench observes apathy for legal provisions under NFSA by state govts.

SC bench observes apathy for legal provisions under NFSA by state govts.

Will you go and make complaints to the same public official against whom you have a grievance? Of course not. However, in a judgement dated 21 July, 2017 by a two-judge Supreme Court (SC) bench, it has been observed that officers in charge of implementation of the National Food Security Act (NFSA), were also designated as District Grievance Redressal Officers (DGROs) by several state governments. Section 15 of NFSA The SC bench comprising Justice Madan B Lokur and Justice NV Ramana...

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In value terms, country produces more dung as compared to beef or pork

In value terms, country produces more dung as compared to beef or pork

A recent one-liner about the achievement of the present Central government goes like this: bovine has become ‘divine’ during NDA’s rule. But why do such jokes originate? Media reports suggest that unprecedented aggression has taken place during the recent months in the name of the peaceful looking animal – cow....

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Declining bank credit indicates poor economic performance

Declining bank credit indicates poor economic performance

Apart from gross domestic product (GDP) and gross value added (GVA), another indicator which shows whether an economy is thriving or stagnating is the growth in bank credit. Credit is a critical input in the production of goods and services. It is generally the case that during prosperous times, economic...

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