Current Affairs for UPSC IAS Exam – 26 February 2021 | Legacy IAS Academy

Contents Government to monitor OTT content with new IT Rules CSE’s State of Environment Report on ‘Pandemic generation’ India and Pakistan agree to observe 2003 ceasefire Inscription on Krishnadevaraya’s death discovered GOVERNMENT TO MONITOR OTT CONTENT WITH NEW IT RULES Context: For the first time, the government, under the ambit of the Information Technology (Intermediary […]

PIB 25th February 2021

Contents MoHUA launches NUDM, IUDX, GMIS, CiX and SmartCode MoHUA LAUNCHES NUDM, IUDX, GMIS, CiX AND SMARTCODE Context: The Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs (MoHUA) has launched the National Urban Digital Mission (NUDM), India Urban Data Exchange (IUDX) platform and SmartCode platform. The City Innovation Exchange (CiX) platform was launched by Ministry of Housing […]

26th February 2021 – Editorials/Opinions Analyses

Content The absurdity of the anti-defection law  Inhibiting free speech Editorial: The absurdity of the anti-defection law Context: The events in Puducherry highlight, yet again, the absurdity of the anti-defection law. In what has now become the standard operating procedure, several MLAs from the treasury benches resigned, lowering the numbers required for a no-confidence motion […]