11th January 2021 – Editorials/Opinions Analyses

Content Planning an exit out of the easy money regime The front seat in electric mobility Editorial: Planning an exit out of the easy money regime Context: The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) embarked on an extraordinary expansionary policy to manage the financial pressures unleashed by COVID-19. It slashed policy interest rates aggressively, flooded the […]

9th January 2021 – Editorials/Opinions Analyses

Content Night and day Grading India’s counter-coercive strategy Editorial: Night and day Context: The dirge continues as news of another horrific alleged rape and murder emerged from Uttar Pradesh on Sunday. Relevance: GS Paper 1: Role of women and women’s organisation; Mains Questions: Patriarchy is the least noticed yet the most significant structure of social […]

Current Affairs for UPSC IAS Exam – 10 & 11 January 2021

Contents Kalaripayattu academy braces for action Study shows that Identical twins aren’t perfect clones Arunachal puts India on Vanadium map Decoding a meteorite that fell near Jaipur in 2017 Evidence of megalithic culture found in Periyapatna taluk SC to review verdict upholding Aadhaar KALARIPAYATTU ACADEMY BRACES FOR ACTION Context: A new facility is set to […]

PIB 10th January 2021

Contents National Youth Parliament Festival and National Youth Festival Combat Vehicles Research and Development Establishment (CVRDE) NISHTHA and DIKSHA Portal Light Detection and Ranging Survey (LiDAR) technology NATIONAL YOUTH PARLIAMENT FESTIVAL AND NATIONAL YOUTH FESTIVAL   Focus: GS 3;Science and Technology- developments and their applications and effects in everyday life. Why in News? PM to address […]

PIB 9th January 2021

Contents Skilled Workers Arrival Database for Employment Support (SWADES) Initiative 125th birth anniversary of Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose Ji Lohri, Makar Sankranti, Pongal, Magh Bihu, etc., SKILLED WORKERS ARRIVAL DATABASE FOR EMPLOYMENT SUPPORT (SWADES) INITIATIVE  Focus: GS 2;Welfare schemes for vulnerable sections of the population by the Centre and States and the performance of these schemes; […]