Current Affairs for UPSC IAS Exam – 18 November 2021 | Legacy IAS Academy

Contents School enrolment fell during pandemic: ASER Rural road schemes get more time Cabinet on mobile services in over 7000 villages Maldives rejects ‘India out’ campaign School enrolment fell during pandemic: ASER Context: According to the Annual Status of Education Report (ASER) 2021 the percentage of rural children who were not enrolled in school doubled […]

Current Affairs for UPSC IAS Exam – 17 November 2021 | Legacy IAS Academy

Contents Constitutional courts can’t interfere with temple rituals: SC Kartarpur corridor to reopen No records of Internet shutdowns in India Earth’s first landmass emerged in Singhbhum 3.2bn years ago US inflation and impact on India Constitutional courts can’t interfere with temple rituals: SC Context: The Supreme Court said that constitutional courts could not interfere with […]

Current Affairs for UPSC IAS Exam – 16 November 2021 | Legacy IAS Academy

Contents Schemes for tribals’ welfare on Birsa Munda anniversary SC on validity of special courts for MPs, MLAs Proposal for National Interlinking of Rivers Authority (NIRA) Stakeholders urge regulation of crypto market Schemes for tribals’ welfare on Birsa Munda anniversary Context: Prime Minister Narendra Modi launched a raft of schemes for tribals’ welfare, including laying […]

Current Affairs for UPSC IAS Exam – 15 November 2021 | Legacy IAS Academy

Contents CBI, ED chiefs can now have five-year terms Increase in digital connectivity with inequality CoP26 summit: India’s stand on ‘phase down’ of coal CJI on the divide between haves and have-nots Kaiser-i-Hind is Arunachal’s State butterfly CBI, ED chiefs can now have five-year terms Context: The Indian President has promulgated two ordinances that would […]

Current Affairs for UPSC IAS Exam – 13 November 2021 | Legacy IAS Academy

Contents Survey on Remote education accessibility Government to assess learning gaps PM to inaugurate Kashi Corridor project Small investors can now buy govt. bonds easily: PM Cybercrime went up by 500% during pandemic: CDS Survey on Remote education accessibility Context: According to a new national sample survey only 20% of school age children in India […]

Current Affairs for UPSC IAS Exam – 12 November 2021 | Legacy IAS Academy

Contents Government functionaries to be sensitised on disability Afghanistan on brink of economic collapse, warns Pakistan Security must trump green concerns: SC India, U.S. monitoring defence trade projects Government functionaries to be sensitised on disability Context: Government functionaries, from ASHA and anganwadi workers at the grassroots level to senior officers and MPs at the national […]

Current Affairs for UPSC IAS Exam – 11 November 2021 | Legacy IAS Academy

Contents Union Cabinet brings back MPLAD Scheme Capitol Hill backs CAATSA waiver for India CoP26 summit: Global Resilience Index Initiative (GRII) Centre’s Incentives for sugar, cotton, jute farmers Union Cabinet brings back MPLAD Scheme Context: Citing economic recovery, the Union Cabinet restored the Members of Parliament Local Area Development Scheme (MPLADS) that was suspended in […]

Current Affairs for UPSC IAS Exam – 10 November 2021 | Legacy IAS Academy

Contents SC: Why monitor foreign funds for NGOs? China exports warship to Pakistan India’s submarine strength explained Migrants trapped in Belarus-Poland stand-off SC: Why monitor foreign funds for NGOs? Context: The Supreme Court asked the government why the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) has been tasked to keep an eye on the inflow and subsequent […]

Current Affairs for UPSC IAS Exam – 9 November 2021 | Legacy IAS Academy

Contents UNESCO picks Srinagar as ‘creative city’ India now ahead of China in financial inclusion metrics India hosting NSAs’ meeting on Afghanistan Defence Secretary on Maritime neighbors and security UNESCO picks Srinagar as ‘creative city’ Context: The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) has picked up Srinagar among 49 cities as part of […]

Current Affairs for UPSC IAS Exam – 8 November 2021 | Legacy IAS Academy

Contents Concerns over Haryana law on local hiring Solutions for A.P. and Odisha Water, border disputes HC: Age determination of juvenile offenders in 15 days India-Italy ties: Ban on Italian defence company lifted Solar flare triggers aurora in high-latitude countries Roadkill and extinction risk for leopards in North India Concerns over Haryana law on local […]