30th January 2021 – Editorials/Opinions Analyses

Content A Budget blueprint for difficult times Casting the net in a sea of conflict Editorial: A Budget blueprint for difficult times Context: As the country prepares to enter a new financial year after an ominous and gloomy 2020-21, there are great expectations about green shoots and the shape of the economic recovery. Relevance: GS […]

PIB 29th January 2021

Contents STARS Project The Bare Necessities Index (BNI) IN FAC T-81 Key Highlights of Economic Survey 2020-21 India’s Traditional Knowledge Digital Library V-Shaped Recovery STARS Project Focus: GS 2;Issues relating to development and management of Social Sector/Services relating to Health, Education, Human Resources. Why in News? Agreement for financial support to STARS project signed between DEA […]

29th January 2021 – Editorials/Opinions Analyses

Content Fiscal policy will likely play a bigger role in shaping the growth recovery in 2021 Remembering the Holocaust Editorial: Fiscal policy will likely play a bigger role in shaping the growth recovery in 2021 Context:  As fiscal spending falls gently in the rest of the world, we expect it to remain unchanged and at […]

Current Affairs for UPSC IAS Exam – 29 January 2021

29 January 2021 Current Affairs for UPSC IAS Exam Contents External Affairs Minister suggests way forward for China ties SC asks Centre to fix timeline for judicial appointments India Signs Strategic Partnership Agreement With the IEA Bombay HC quashes POCSO Convictions EXTERNAL AFFAIRS MINISTER SUGGESTS WAY FORWARD FOR CHINA TIES Context: India’s External Affairs Minister […]

PIB 28th January 2021

Contents Lala Lajpat Rai Ji TEJAS – A Visual Intelligence Tool National Marine Turtle Action Plan (NMTAP) 2021: Year of Indo-French alliance towards a Greener Planet Urban Local Bodies (ULB) reforms Neglected Tropical Diseases (NTDs) NCAVES India Forum 2021 LALA LAJPAT RAI JI Focus: GS 1;The Freedom Struggle — its various stages and important contributors/contributions from […]

28th January 2021 – Editorials/Opinions Analyses

Content Troubling trends Emphasizing self-reliance in science Editorial: Troubling trends Context: The world economy is slowly recovering from the devastation caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, but that is only partial solace. The recovery is uneven among countries, and within countries, but the emerging universal truth is that economic inequality is rising sharply in all countries. […]