Editorials/Opinions Analyses For UPSC 2 November 2021

Contents Finding a way out of India’s deepening water stress The crypto conundrum Finding a way out of India’s deepening water stress Context: According to the composite water management index released by the think tank NITI Aayog in 2019, 21 major cities (including Delhi, Bengaluru, Chennai, Hyderabad) were on the brink of exhausting groundwater resources, […]

Current Affairs for UPSC IAS Exam – 2 November 2021 | Legacy IAS Academy

Contents CoP26 summit: India’s Carbon Neutrality by 2070 SC: Cannot impose blanket ban on crackers Ministry releases guide for safety of Ganges Dolphins NITI Aayog’s report on Health Insurance CoP26 summit: India’s Carbon Neutrality by 2070 Context: In the COP26 climate summit, India said that it will achieve net zero emissions by 2070 – putting […]

PIB – 02 November 2021

  PM GATI SHAKTI Focus: GS II- Welfare schemes Why in News? Government of India has constituted a 20-member Empowered Group of Secretaries (EGoS), which will be a monitoring mechanism for the development and implementation of the PM Gati Shakti National Master Plan (NMP). The Empowered Group of Secretaries (EGoS) shall have the following terms of reference: Review and monitor implementation of the Plan to ascertain the logistics efficiency accruing thereof; Adopt framework and norms for undertaking any amendments in the Plan; Coordinate for any changes in the projects already included in the Plan, within the prescribed framework and norms; To set out a procedure and a definitive timeframe for synchronisation of various activities for construction of roads, rail, etc. along […]