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About Op Sankalp

Focus: GS III- Security challenge Why in News? Indian Navy’s stealth Frigate, INS Talwar is presently deployed for Op Sankalp commemorating the 3rd continuous year of Indian Navy’s presence in the Gulf for protection of India’s Maritime Interests.  About Op Sankalp In the milieu of the deteriorating security situation in the Gulf region, post attacks […]

ADIP Scheme &  Rashtriya Vayoshri Yojana

Focus: Government policies and Interventions Why in News? A ‘Samajik Adhikarita Shivir’ for distribution of aids and assistive devices to ‘Divyangjan’ under the ADIP Scheme of the Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment, Government of India will be organized by the Department of Empowerment of Persons with Disabilities (DEPwD) in association with ALIMCO and District […]

Single Use Plastic

Focus: GS III- Environment and Ecology Why in News? CPCB has undertaken comprehensive measures to give effect to India’s commitment to ban identified Single Use Plastic items by 30th June, 2022, to realise Hon’ble PM’s clarion call to phase out SUP. CPCB’s multi-pronged approach as part of its Comprehensive Action Plan encompasses measures To reduce […]

Alzheimer’s Disease

Alzheimer’s Disease

Context: An experimental Alzheimer’s drug aimed at slowing or preventing cognitive decline in people has failed a clinical trial leading a blow to efforts to find a solution to fight back against the neurodegenerative disease. Relevance: GS III- Science and technology Alzheimer’s Disease Alzheimer’s disease is a chronic neurodegenerative disease that usually starts slowly and […]

Critical Information Infrastructure

Context: Recently, The Union Ministry of Electronics and IT (MeitY) has declared IT resources of ICICI Bank, HDFC Bank and UPI managing entity NPCI as ‘critical information infrastructure’. Relevance: GS II- Science and Technology Dimensions of the Article: What is critical information infrastructure? Why is CII classification and protection necessary? What is Cyber Attack and […]

Auctioning 5G Spectrum Bands

Context: Recently, the Union Cabinet, chaired by Prime Minister, gave its nod for the auction of spectrum that can be used to offer 5G services. Relevance: GS III- Science and Technology Dimensions of the Article: About 5G Application of 5G What are the key issues? What benefits are likely to come with 5G? About 5G […]

West Seti Power Project

West Seti Power Project

Context: India will be taking over an ambitious hydropower project in Nepal — West Seti — nearly four years after China withdrew from it, ending a six-year engagement between 2012 and 2018. Relevance: GS II- India & Its Neighborhood – Relations Dimensions of the Article: What is West Seti Hydel Project? Power Relations Between India […]

World Day to Combat Desertification and Drought

Context Every year on June 17th, the World Day to Combat Desertification and Drought is commemorated. Desertification and Drought Day was organised by the Ministry of Environment, Forestry, and Climate Change (MoEF&CC) on this day. Relevance: GS III- Environment and Ecology Dimensions of the Article: Highlights of World Day to Combat Desertification and Droughts Understanding […]

WTO Ministerial Conference

WTO Ministerial Conference

Context: Recently, member countries of the World Trade Organization (WTO) wrapped up the Ministerial Conference’s twelfth outing (MC12) securing agreements on relaxing patent regulations to achieve global vaccine equity; ensuring food security, according subsidies to the fisheries sector and continuing moratoriums relevant to e-commerce, among others. Relevance: GS III- Indian Economy Dimensions of the Article: […]