PIB Summaries 31 August 2022

PIB Analysis

  Contents: Cyber Security Exercise “Synergy” Portal for “Ease of Living” of Pensioners Cyber Security Exercise “Synergy” Focus: GS III- Science and Technology Why in News? CERT-In hosts Cyber Security Exercise “Synergy” for 13 countries as part of International Counter Ransomware Initiative- Resilience Working Group. Exercise “Synergy” aims to exchange best practices among Member-States to […]

Current Affairs 31 August 2022

Current Affairs

  Contents: India’s retail inflation Surge China claims on Arunachal Pradesh La Ninã conditions enter 3rd year, 6th time since 1950 India’s retail inflation Surge Context: India’s retail Inflation has been a cause of concern for the economy since it surged past 6% in January Relevance: GS-III: Indian Economy (Growth and Development of Indian Economy, […]

Editorials/Opinions Analysis For UPSC 31 August 2022

Editorial Analysis

Editorials/Opinions Analysis For UPSC 31 August 2022 Contents The Special Marriage Act: Being challenged One factor reducing business ease Context The Supreme Court has dismissed a writ petition challenging provisions of the Special Marriage Act (SMA) of 1954 that require couples to give 30 days’ notice of their intent to marry. Relevance GS Paper – […]

PIB Summaries 30 August 2022

PIB Analysis

  Contents: Greening Initiatives of India’s Coal Sector Consumer Price Index for Industrial Workers Greening Initiatives of India’s Coal Sector Focus: GS-III: Environment and Ecology Why in News? The Ministry of Coal has set an ambitious goal for coal companies to bring more than 2400 hectare of area in and around coalfields under green cover with plantation […]

Current Affairs 30 August 2022

Current Affairs

  Contents: Data Point on Chargesheeting Rate IAF to induct first LCH squadron in October The ‘Iconic Atal Bridge’ inaugurated in Gujarat New edible coating to prolong the shelf life of fruits and vegetables Data Point on Chargesheeting Rate: Context: As per the latest data, the cases chargesheeted by the police under “Offences against state” […]

The Landmark Judgement of Subramaniam Balaji Vs TN

Context The Supreme Court referred to a three-judge Bench a series of petitions seeking a judicial direction that political parties who make wild promises of largesse should also reveal where they will get the money to pay for them in their election manifestos. The reference departs from the court’s position in the 2013 Subramaniam Balaji […]