Current Affairs for UPSC IAS Exam – 11 February 2021 | Legacy IAS Academy

Contents Only around 2% of UAPA cases ended in convictions SC rejects plea to reexamine sedition law ONLY AROUND 2% OF UAPA CASES ENDED IN CONVICTIONS Context: Union Home Ministry presented data in the Rajya Sabha, based on the 2019 Crime in India Report compiled by the National Crime Records Bureau (NCRB), which showed that […]

PIB 10th February 2021

Contents Parliament passes Major Port Authorities Bill, 2020 World Sustainable Development Summit 2021 Progress of Gaganyaan Mission World Pulses Day PARLIAMENT PASSES MAJOR PORT AUTHORITIES BILL, 2020 Context: Parliament passed the Major Port Authorities Bill, 2020 and now the Bill will go to the President of India for his assent. Relevance: GS-III: Industry and Infrastructure […]

11th February 2021 – Editorials/Opinions Analyses

Content Disinformation is a cybersecurity threat Denying women the right over their bodies The move to privatize banks Editorial: Disinformation is a cybersecurity threat Context: There is a lot of similarity in the strategies, tactics and actions between cybersecurity and disinformation attacks. Relevance: GS Paper 3: Basics of Cyber Security; Role of media and social-networking […]

Current Affairs for UPSC IAS Exam – 10 February 2021 | Legacy IAS Academy

Contents Lokpal selection committee Govt. to clarify e-com FDI rules Glacial Lake Outburst Floods (GLOF) LOKPAL SELECTION COMMITTEE Context: The Centre has refused to disclose the minutes of the Lokpal selection committee’s meetings, and its decision has now been upheld by the Central Information Commission (CIC). Relevance: GS-II: Polity and Governance Dimensions of the Article: […]