PIB 30th January

Contents: Bodo Agreement heralds a new beginning for Bodo People Exercise SAMPRITI-IX Indian National Commission For Cooperation (INCCU) Functions and Powers of Election Commission BODO AGREEMENT HERALDS A NEW BEGINNING FOR BODO PEOPLE Why in news? The Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi has termed the Bodo Agreement as a historic chapter for peace and development […]

Current Affairs for UPSC IAS Exam – 31 January 2020

Contents: Country’s first coronavirus infection confirmed in Kerala EU’s concerns on CAA: Interfering into sovereign matters Hot January in Bengaluru: Urbanization and global warming Andhra Pradesh flags off country’s first fruit train COUNTRY’S FIRST CORONAVIRUS INFECTION CONFIRMED IN KERALA Why in news? India reported its first positive case of the novel coronavirus (nCoV) from Kerala with a […]

31st January – Editorials/Opinions Analyses

Contents Medical termination of pregnancy Rural poor: facing manufactured crisis Should restrictions on free speech be reviewed A troubling prescription Cybersecurity a critical challenge for India’s digital payments ecosystem AI, ML chip in to fight climate change, protect environment MEDICAL TERMINATION OF PREGNANCY Why in news? Recent  Centre’s move to extend the limit of medical […]

Current Affairs for UPSC IAS Exam – 30 January 2020

Contents: Time limit on advance bail violates personal liberty: Supreme Court Yellow rust in wheat crop causes alarm in Punjab and Haryana Month-long Nagoba Jatara concludes in Telangana Email accounts of Govt. officials hacked New rules help small entities wind up biz without moving NCLT Govt. allots 30% N-E Council funds for deprived regions TIME […]

PIB 30th January

Contents: The Medical Termination of Pregnancy (Amendment) Bill, 2020 Royal Australian Navy Ship HMAS Toowoomba at Mumbai Operation Vanilla NCRB Launches two online national level services related to Search of Missing Persons and to Generate Vehicle NOC Madhavpur Mela of Gujarat THE MEDICAL TERMINATION OF PREGNANCY (AMENDMENT) BILL, 2020 The Union Cabinet, chaired by the […]

30th January – Editorials/Opinions Analyses

Contents Planned injustice: On Donald Trump’s peace plan for Israel and Palestine A mindset problem Time to prioritize education and health Compromising scientific curiosity for marketability A road map for robust trade ties PLANNED INJUSTICE: ON DONALD TRUMP’S PEACE PLAN FOR ISRAEL AND PALESTINE Why in news? U.S. President has proposed creation of a Palestinian […]

PIB 28th January

Contents: 1. Bhuvan Panchayat Project2. WTO ministerial gathering at Davos 3. Ramsar declaration 4. Jal Jeevan Mission 5. Zonal Councils 6. POLYCRACK Technology for waste to energy BHUVAN PANCHAYAT PROJECT Why in news? ISRO launched Space Based Information Support for Decentralized Planning Update (SISDP)” Details: SISDP project to assist Gram Panchayats at grassroot level with […]

29th January – Editorials/Opinions Analyses

Contents: 1. Maharaja on sale 2. Alarming spread 3. The continuing theme of Uncertainty, Volatility4. Restructuring or bureaucratic overkill 5. Protecting trade in a tug of war between nations MAHARAJA ON SALE As per the document inviting Expression of Interest (EOI), the government will sell 100% equity in the national carrier and Air India Express […]