Current Affairs for UPSC IAS Exam 31 December 2021 | Legacy IAS

Contents China renames 15 places in Arunachal Pradesh States demand extension of GST compensation for 5 years Throwing open dairy sector to Australia and opposition New scheme to support the marginalised China renames 15 places in Arunachal Pradesh Context: China announced that it had standardised the names of 15 places in Zangnan  (the Chinese name […]

Editorials/Opinions Analyses For UPSC 31 December 2021

Contents A chance to tap India’s high equity in Myanmar In NFHS report card, the good, the sober, the future   A chance to tap India’s high equity in Myanmar Context: The short visit to Myanmar (December 22-23) by India’s Foreign Secretary Harsh Vardhan Shringla had a clearly-etched mandate: to deepen cooperation with an important […]

PIB – 31 December 2021

CONTENTS ELECTORAL BONDS INDIA’S ACHIEVEMENT OF RENEWABLE ENERGY TARGET INDIA- US: TECHNOLOGY- BASED ENERGY SOLUTIONS SANKALP SMARAK   ELECTORAL BONDS Focus: GS II- Election About Electoral Bonds: An electoral bond is like a promissory note that can be bought by any Indian citizen or company incorporated in India from select branches of State Bank of […]

Editorials/Opinions Analyses For UPSC 30 December 2021

Contents Where 5G rollout stands in India and in other countries? Nord Stream pipeline and the Russia-Ukraine issue Where 5G rollout stands in India and in other countries? Context: The Department of Telecommunications (DoT) said that Gurugram, Bengaluru, Kolkata, Mumbai, Chandigarh, Delhi, Jamnagar, Ahmadabad, Chennai, Hyderabad, Lucknow, Pune, and Gandhi Nagar would be among the […]

Nord Stream pipeline and the Russia-Ukraine issue

Context: German Economic Affairs Minister warned in an interview of “severe consequences’ for the Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline from Russia to Germany if Moscow attacked Ukraine. Relevance: GS-II: International Relations Dimensions of the Article: About the Nord Stream 2 Pipeline (NS2P) project About the Strains in Nord Stream 2 completion Energy security dilemma in […]

Where 5G rollout stands in India and in other countries?

Context: The Department of Telecommunications (DoT) said that Gurugram, Bengaluru, Kolkata, Mumbai, Chandigarh, Delhi, Jamnagar, Ahmadabad, Chennai, Hyderabad, Lucknow, Pune, and Gandhi Nagar would be among the first cities to get 5G services in 2022. Relevance: GS-III: Science and Technology (IT & Computers, Innovations & Discoveries) Dimensions of the Article: 5G Technology and Spectrum How […]

Current Affairs 30 December 2021 for UPSC Exam | Legacy IAS Academy

Contents Norms for ‘faceless’ appeal scheme eased: Income-Tax dept. A Year of important Reforms for Ministry of Textiles -2021 Arunachal Apatani textile: GI Tag sought Centre notifies Consumer Protection (Direct Selling) Rules, 2021 Defence Ministry notifies positive indigenisation list of subsystems Norms for ‘faceless’ appeal scheme eased: Income-Tax dept. Context: The Income Tax department has […]

Norms for ‘faceless’ appeal scheme eased: Income-Tax dept.

Context: The Income Tax department has brought in changes to the existing faceless appeal scheme, easing the process for taxpayers wanting a personal hearing through video conference while appealing against a tax demand by the department. Relevance: GS-II: Governance (E-Governance, Government Policies & Interventions), GS-III: Indian Economy (Economic Development, Taxation) Dimensions of the Article: About […]