Editorials/Opinions Analyses For UPSC 25 November 2021

Contents Pointers that India is witnessing a K- shaped recovery Pointers that India is witnessing a K- shaped recovery Context: There has been great chatter about a V-shaped recovery for quite a while, ever since the first lockdown following the novel coronavirus pandemic. However, some of the view that there is undeniably some type of […]

Pointers that India is witnessing a K- shaped recovery

Context: There has been great chatter about a V-shaped recovery for quite a while, ever since the first lockdown following the novel coronavirus pandemic. However, some of the view that there is undeniably some type of recovery, but one can hardly label it V-shaped. The recovery we see today is more K-shaped than V-shaped, with […]

Current Affairs for UPSC IAS Exam – 25 November 2021 | Legacy IAS Academy

Contents Assam has tension on Arunachal and Meghalaya border Trade unions push for rollback of labour codes More hospital births: NFHS-5 Breaking the ice: On India-U.S. Trade Policy Forum (TPF) Global Nutrition Report on anaemia, childhood wasting Assam has tension on Arunachal and Meghalaya border Context: Assam has moved closer to resolving its decades-old boundary […]

Assam has tension on Arunachal and Meghalaya border

Context: Assam has moved closer to resolving its decades-old boundary dispute with Meghalaya but tension has been brewing on its Arunachal Pradesh frontier. Relevance: GS-II: Polity and Governance (Inter-State Relations) Dimensions of the Article: Assam’s border dispute with Arunachal About the Assam-Arunachal border tension About the Assam – Mizoram Border Dispute Other Boundary Issues in […]

Trade unions push for rollback of labour codes

Context: Over a year since Parliament passed four labour codes, the Centre is still in the process of notifying the rules to implement the laws and has not set a date for the roll-out. Trade unions, however, have planned to intensify their agitation this week against the codes in the wake of the government’s decision […]

More hospital births: NFHS-5

Context: A comparison of National Family Health Survey-5 (NFHS-5) and NFHS-4 shows that Births in institutional facilities, such as a hospital, improved by nearly 8%. Relevance: GS-II: Social Justice and Governance (Issues related to Health, Government Policies and Interventions) Dimensions of the Article: Highlights of the comparison between NFHS-5 and NFHS-4 NFHS-4 vs NFHS-5 on […]

Breaking the ice: On India-U.S. Trade Policy Forum (TPF)

Context: India and the United States will re-launch the Trade Policy Forum (TPF), a premier forum to resolve trade and investment issues between the two countries, after four long years. Relevance: GS-II: International Relations (Foreign Policies affecting India’s Interests) Dimensions of the Article: U.S.-India relations About India-U.S. Trade Policy Forum (TPF) Way forward Click Here […]

Global Nutrition Report on anaemia, childhood wasting

Context: India has made no progress on anaemia and childhood wasting according to the 2021 Global Nutrition Report (GNR, 2021) released in November 2021. Relevance: GS-II: Social Justice and Governance (Issues related to health, Issues related to Children, Government Policies and Initiatives) Dimensions of the Article: Highlights of the Global Nutrition Report (GNR) 2021 About […]