PIB Summaries 01 September 2022

PIB Analysis

CONTENTS Integration of ODOP with ONDC Rashtriya Poshan Maah Integration of ODOP With ONDC Focus: GS III- Agriculture Why in News? Union Minister for Commerce and Industry, Consumer Affairs, Food and Public Distribution and Textiles called for the integration of One District One Product (ODOP) initiative with Open Network for Digital Commerce (ONDC). The Minister […]

PARAKH For Exam Scoring

Context The Union government intends to develop a benchmark framework for assessing students at the secondary and higher secondary levels, with the goal of achieving uniformity among state and central boards, which currently use disparate evaluation criteria, resulting in large disparities in scores. PARAKH – Performance Assessment, Review, and Analysis of Knowledge for Holistic Development […]

Why Do Fishermen Oppose Vizhinjam Port?

Context Vizhinjam, near Thiruvananthapuram, is on fire from both sea and land due to the under-construction Vizhinjam Port Project. The Vizhinjam International Transhipment Deep-water Multipurpose Seaport is an ambitious project undertaken by the Government of Kerala. It is primarily intended for container transhipment, as well as multi-purpose and break bulk cargo. The port is currently […]

Editorials/Opinions Analysis For UPSC 01 September 2022

Editorial Analysis

Editorials/Opinions Analysis For UPSC 01 September 2022 Contents Why do fishermen oppose Vizhinjam Port? All boards must implement PARAKH for exam scoring Why Do Fishermen Oppose Vizhinjam Port? Context Vizhinjam, near Thiruvananthapuram, is on fire from both sea and land due to the under-construction Vizhinjam Port Project. The Vizhinjam International Transhipment Deep-water Multipurpose Seaport is […]