Editorials/Opinions Analyses For UPSC 20 November 2021

Contents CCI market study on pharma sector CCI market study on pharma sector Context: In a recent study the CCI found that the market for generic drugs is driven by brand competition instead of price competition despite such drugs being functionally and chemically identical. Relevance: GS-III: Industry and Infrastructure Dimensions of the Article: Introduction What […]

Current Affairs for UPSC IAS Exam – 20 November 2021 | Legacy IAS Academy

Contents Government decides to repeal the three farm laws HC urges Centre to speed up Uniform Civil Code (UCC) SC verdict on real estate Act benefits homebuyers India largest recipient of remittances in 2021: World Bank Government decides to repeal the three farm laws Context: Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced the repeal of three contentious […]

India largest recipient of remittances in 2021: World Bank

Context: India received $87 billion in remittances in 2021, and the United States was the biggest source, accounting for over 20% of these funds, the World Bank said in its latest report. Relevance: GS-III: Indian Economy (Growth and Development of Indian Economy, Human Resource, Indian Diaspora) Dimensions of the Article: What are remittances? World Bank’s […]

SC verdict on real estate Act benefits homebuyers

Context: The Supreme Court affirmed that the provisions of the Real Estate (Regulation and Development) Act, 2016 (RERA) are applicable to projects that were ongoing and for whom completion certificates were not obtained at the time of the enactment of the law, in effect interpreting that the law is retroactive. Relevance: GS-III: Industry and Infrastructure, […]

HC urges Centre to speed up Uniform Civil Code (UCC)

Context: Stating that the Uniform Civil Code “is a necessity and mandatorily required today” the Allahabad High Court has called upon the Central government to forthwith initiate the process for its implementation. Relevance: GS-II: Polity and Governance (Constitutional Provisions, Government Policies and Initiatives)   Dimensions of the Article: What is Uniform Civil Code (UCC)? Positive […]

Government decides to repeal the three farm laws

Context: Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced the repeal of three contentious farm laws, assuring farmer groups protesting against them for the past year that the legislative process for the repeal would be completed in the upcoming Winter Session of Parliament. Relevance: GS-III: Agriculture (Storage, transport & marketing of agro-produce and related issues & constraints; supply […]

PIB – 20 November 2021

CONTENTS RANI LAKSHMIBAI SRI GURU NANAK DEV JI   RANI LAKSHMIBAI Focus:  GS I- Modern Indian history Why in News? PM paid tribute to Rani Lakshmibai on her Jayanti. About Rani Lakshmibai The Lakshmibai, the Rani of Jhansi, was an Indian queen of the Maratha princely state of Jhansi in North India currently present in […]