30th November – Editorials/Opinions Analyses

Contents Reaping the whirlwind Historic recession The Paris Agreement is no panacea REAPING THE WHIRLWIND Context: The recently passed Agri.-reform Bills have created apprehensions among farmers that these legislations will ultimately lead to the dismantling of the MSP regime. Relevance: GS Paper 3: Farm subsidies and MSP and issues therein (direct and indirect); PDS (objectives, […]

PIB 29th November 2020

Contents Guru Nanak Dev Ji Mission COVID Suraksha Target Olympic Podium Scheme (TOPS) GURU NANAK DEV JI Focus:  GS 1 ; Indian culture will cover the salient aspects of Art Forms, literature and Architecture from ancient to modern times. Why in News? President’s Greetings on The Eve of Birthday of Guru Nanak About Sri Guru Nanak Dev […]

PIB 28th November 2020

Contents Consumer Price Index (CPI) Environmental Impact Assessment Global Innovation and Technology Alliance (GITA) Science, Technology & Innovation Policy STIP 2020  Dekho Apna Desh Webinar Series EPFO CONSUMER PRICE INDEX (CPI) Focus:  GS 3 ;Indian Economy and issues relating to planning, mobilization, of resources, growth, development and employment. Why in News? The All-India Consumer Price Index […]

28th & 29th November Current Affairs

Contents India Enters Recession: GDP contracts 7.5% ‘Sea sparkle’ has affected marine food chain Bhutan gets TX2 tiger conservation award PM on One Nation, One Election SC stresses on independence of tribunals directs India, Vietnam hold bilateral talks China’s first domestically made nuclear reactor New species of gecko found in the Eastern Ghats Ayurvedic doctors […]

28th November – Editorials/Opinions Analyses

Contents Tech tact Stepping out of the shadow of India’s malnutrition TECH TACT Context: India’s decision on Tuesday to block another 43 Chinese mobile applications hardly comes as a surprise. Relevance: GS Paper 3: Basics of Cyber Security; Role of media and social-networking sites in internal security challenges; Internal security challenges through communication networks. Mains […]

PIB 27th November 2020

Contents India Climate Change Knowledge Portal. Index of Eight Core Industries. Production Linked Incentive(PLI) Scheme for Bulk Drugs and PLI Scheme for Medical Devices. Capital Expenditure (CAPEX). Estimates of Gross Domestic Product (GDP). TRIFED. INDIA CLIMATE CHANGE KNOWLEDGE PORTAL Focus:  GS 3; Conservation, environmental pollution and degradation, environmental impact assessment. Why in News? Ministry of Environment, […]

27th November – Editorials/Opinions Analyses

Contents Storm warnings Policing faith Putting trade ties on a new footing STORM WARNINGS Context: Cyclone Nivar raised fears of another epic disaster for millions of coastal residents in the south, but its passage overland near Puducherry early on November 26 was less destructive than anticipated.  Relevance: GS Paper 3: Disaster Management Mains Questions: How […]