PIB Summaries 12 August 2022

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CONTENTS India and UK Free Trade Agreement Fortified rice India and UK Free Trade Agreement Focus: GS II- International Relations Why in News? India and UK conclude fifth round of talks for India-UK Free Trade Agreement What are Free Trade Agreements (FTAs)? Free Trade Agreements (FTAs) are the arrangements between two or more trading alliances […]

PIB Summaries 11 August 2022

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CONTENTS Pradhan Mantri Adi Adarsh Gram Yojana Lumpy skin disease Pradhan Mantri Adi Adarsh Gram Yojana Focus: GS II- Welfare schemes Why in News? Recently, Government has modified the earlier scheme of ‘Special Central Assistance to Tribal Sub-Scheme (SCA to TSS)’ with nomenclature ‘Pradhan Mantri Adi Adarsh Gram Yojana (PMAAGY)’ for implementation during 2021-22 to 2025-26. About Pradhan Mantri […]

PIB Summaries 10 August 2022

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CONTENTS Quit India Movement Government e-Marketplace Quit India Movement Focus: GS I- History Why in News? The Prime Minister has remembered all those who took part in the Quit India Movement under Bapu’s leadership and strengthened our freedom struggle Build-up to August 1942 While factors leading to such a movement had been building up, matters […]

PIB Summaries 09 August 2022

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CONTENTS iDEX initiative Ex Vajra Prahar 2022 iDEX Initiative Focus: GS III- Defence Why in News? Innovations for Defence Excellence (iDEX) framework was launched by the Government with the aim to foster innovation and technology development in Defence and Aerospace Sector by engaging Industries including MSMEs, start-ups, individual innovators, R&D institutes and academia and promote […]

PIB Summaries 08 August 2022

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CONTENTS Central Administrative Tribunal National Handloom Day Central Administrative Tribunal Focus: GS-II Governance Why in News? Union Minister of State (Independent Charge) Science & Technology; Minister of State (Independent Charge) Earth Sciences; MoS PMO, Personnel, Public Grievances, Pensions, Atomic Energy and Space said that under Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Central Administrative Tribunal (CAT) achieved a […]

PIB Summaries 06 August 2022

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CONTENTS Startup India Seed Fund Scheme Udyam Portal Startup India Seed Fund Scheme Focus: GS III- Growth and Development Why in News? As on 30th July 2022, of the corpus of Rs. 945 crore, Rs. 375.25 crore have been approved to 102 incubators under the Startup India Seed Fund Scheme (SISFS). About Seed Fund Scheme: […]

PIB Summaries 05 August 2022

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CONTENTS: India–Mauritius CECPA DRDO successfully test fires indigenously developed laser-guided ATGMs India–Mauritius CECPA Focus: GS-II: International Relations Why in news? India and Mauritius held the 1st session of India-Mauritius High-Powered Joint Trade Committee on 01-03 August 2022 in New Delhi. Key Points: The High-Powered Joint Trade Committee had been constituted as per the mandate of the […]

PIB Summaries 04 August 2022

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CONTENTS Ramsar Site Exercise Pitch Black 10 More Wetlands As Ramsar Site Context: India adds 10 more wetlands designated as Ramsar sites to make total 64 sites covering an area of 12,50,361 ha in the country.   Relevance: GS III- Environment and Ecology Dimensions of the Article: 10 wetlands designated as Ramsar sites What is a Ramsar Site? Ramsar Convention What […]

PIB Summaries 03 August 2022

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CONTENTS One Nation One Ration Card Atal Pension Yojana Ayushman Bharat Digital Mission One Nation One Ration Card Focus: GS III-Food Security Why in News? Over 77 crore portable transactions recorded in One Nation One Ration Card Scheme (ONORC). About  One Nation One Ration Card Nodal: Ministry of Finance One Nation One Ration Card System is […]

PIB Summaries 02 August 2022

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CONTENTS National e-Governance Service Delivery Assessment Ek Bharat Shrestha Bharat  National e-Governance Service Delivery Assessment Focus: GS II- Government policies and Interventions Why in News? Recently, the website of the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) has been ranked first under Central Ministries Portal, and the Digital Police portal ranked second in a National E-Governance service delivery assessment (NeSDA) of websites of […]