Current Affairs 6 & 7 December 2020 for UPSC Exam

Contents Coal Mining in Meghalaya’s Moolamylliang J&K administration seeks review of order on Roshni Act Hampi stone chariot now gets protective ring Hayabusa 2 with asteroid samples States with stressed groundwater trade most cereals COAL MINING IN MEGHALAYA’S MOOLAMYLLIANG Focus: GS-I Geography, GS-III Environment and Ecology  Why in news? A mining-ravaged area in Meghalaya – […]

7th December 2020 – Editorials/Opinions Analyses

Contents True fiscal responsibility A new map for the end of Oil Age In farm debate, a green reality check TRUE FISCAL RESPONSIBILITY Context: The National Statistical Office (NSO) recently announced estimates of economic activity in the second quarter of the current financial year. The GDP contracted by 23.9% in that quarter (compared to the […]

PIB 6th December 2020

Contents Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar Ji AYUSH Export Promotion Council CPCB Dr. BABASAHEB AMBEDKAR JI Focus: GS1; The Freedom Struggle — its various stages and important contributors/contributions from different parts of the country. Why in News? PM pays tributes to Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar on Mahaparinirvan Diwas About Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar Ji He was born into a […]

5th December 2020 – Editorials/Opinions Analyses

Contents The many layers to agricultural discontent Growth Pangs THE MANY LAYERS TO AGRICULTURAL DISCONTENT Context: COVID-19 triggered supply and demand challenges — and highlighted several problems of agricultural marketing for farmers. Topping the list is the reality that farmers need to be able to independently market their products directly to customers. Relevance: GS Paper […]

Current Affairs 4 & 5 December 2020 for UPSC Exam

Contents Not wearing masks Violates Fundamental Rights CCTV in Police Stations: SC Lottery, gambling, betting taxable under GST Act India and Russia begin PASSEX Dhaka ships Rohingya to low-lying island China Powers up Nuclear Fusion Reactor Provisional Report on State of the Global Climate NOT WEARING MASKS VIOLATES FUNDAMENTAL RIGHTS Focus: GS-II Governance and Polity […]