11th May – Editorials/Opinions Analyses

Contents The trends shaping the post-COVID-19 world Responding to COVID-19 at the grassroots The face of Exploitation: Workers’ Rights and Dignity What labour law changes mean? THE TRENDS SHAPING THE POST COVID-19 WORLD Focus: GS-II International Relations Asia ascending, U.S. waning The first trend which became clear in the aftermath of the 2008 global financial […]

11th May Current Affairs

Contents Norms issued for restart of industrial units: NDMA Massive revamp of Forest Ministry units NIV develops ELISA test to detect antibodies Kalapani row Clashes in Ladakh & Sikkim Centre plans to check Chinese FPI flows NORMS ISSUED FOR RESTART OF INDUSTRIAL UNITS: NDMA Focus: GS-III Disaster Management, Industry and Infrastructure Why in news? The […]

PIB 10th May

Contents National Technology Day Indigenous IgG ELISA test Operation Samudra Setu Mission Sagar Defence Research Ultraviolet Sanitiser (DRUVS) NATIONAL TECHNOLOGY DAY Focus: GS-III Science and Technology, Prelims Why in news? The National Technology Day is celebrated on May 11. Technology Development Board (TDB) is organising a conference titled “RESTART” on National Technology Day 2020. National […]

National Technology Day: 11 May

The day is a significant milestone in the history of India’s technological innovations as India successfully tested nuclear bombs in Pokhran on May 11, 1998. The National Technology Day was named by the late Prime Minister Atal Bihari Bajpayee on May 11 as a reminder of India’s technological achievements. On May 11, 1998, India successfully […]

RSTV – Big Picture: Antibody & Other Treatments for COVID-19

The Israeli Defence Minister earlier this week said that scientists at the country’s main biological research institute have made a “significant breakthrough” in developing an antibody to the novel coronavirus, as the researchers wrapped up the development phase and moved to patent and mass produce the potential treatment. A statement said that the antibody’s development […]

RSTV – Big Picture: Confronting World’s Dependence on China

Introduction: China’s Importance The Coronavirus pandemic is forcing global companies to diversify their manufacturing base away from China to other emerging and frontier markets. This pivot became particularly urgent since the outbreak of COVID-19 wreaked havoc on China-based supply chains, exposing the world’s over dependence on China. The supply shock has hit corporate revenues hard […]