31st July – Editorials/Opinions Analyses

Contents Getting ahead of constitutional practices Indian Women’s poor health indicators Private firms in Indian railways GETTING AHEAD OF CONSTITUTIONAL PRACTICES Focus: GS-II Governance Introduction The Rajasthan High Court’s order staying the anti-defection proceedings initiated by the Assembly Speaker against the rebel legislators raises important constitutional issues. A petition challenging the issuance of notices by […]

Current Affairs for UPSC IAS Exam – 31 July 2020

Contents Clarifying LAC could create new disputes: Chinese envoy PLA holds drills in Tibetan plateau Gandhi-King Initiative Passes U.S. House Committee Supreme Court looks to save both wild animals and crops 29 tigers present in Dibang block CLARIFYING LAC COULD CREATE NEW DISPUTES: CHINESE ENVOY Focus: GS-II International relations Why in news? China was not […]

CII NATIONAL DIGITAL CONFERENCE

Focus: GS-III Industry and Infrastructure Why in news? Commerce and Industry Minister said that the Government is committed to policy simplification and asked for industry’s feedback and cooperation. Inaugurating CII National Digital conference on Ease of Doing Business for Atmanirbhar Bharat. Highlights The Minister emphasized that a single window system for industrial approvals will soon […]

AIM-ICREST

Focus: GS-III Indian Economy Why in news? NITI Aayog’s Atal Innovation Mission (AIM), has launched AIM iCREST – an Incubator Capabilities enhancement program for a Robust Ecosystem focused on creating high performing Startups. Significance AIM iCREST is a first of its kind initiative for advancing innovation at scale in India, to encourage and enable holistic […]

CENTRAL CONSUMER PROTECTION AUTHORITY

Focus: GS-III Indian Economy Why in news? The Consumer Protection Act, 2019 has come into force in 2020, and as provided in the act – the Central Consumer Protection Authority (CCPA) has been established. Central Consumer Protection Authority (CCPA) Central Consumer Protection Authority is being constituted under the Consumer Protection Act, 2019 replacing the 1986 […]

SUBHASH CHANDRA BOSE AAPDA PRABANDHAN PURASKAR

Focus: GS-II Social Justice Why in news? The Government of India invites nominations for the “Subhash Chandra Bose Aapda Prabandhan Puraskar” for excellence in the field of Disaster Management. Subhash Chandra Bose Aapda Prabandhan Puraskaar Government of India, to recognize the excellent work done by individuals and institutions in India in the field of Disaster […]

INDIAN AND MAURITIAN PM INAUGURATE SC BUILDING

Focus: GS-II International Relations Why in news? Indian Prime Minister and Prime Minister of Mauritius jointly inaugurated the new Supreme Court building in Mauritius through video conference. Details The building is the first India assisted infrastructure project within the capital city of Port Louis to be inaugurated after the Covid pandemic. The landmark project has […]

PIB 30th July

Contents Indian and Mauritian PM inaugurate SC Building Subhash Chandra Bose Aapda Prabandhan Puraskar Central Consumer Protection Authority AIM-iCREST CII National Digital conference INDIAN AND MAURITIAN PM INAUGURATE SC BUILDING Focus: GS-II International Relations Why in news? Indian Prime Minister and Prime Minister of Mauritius jointly inaugurated the new Supreme Court building in Mauritius through […]