PIB Summaries 31 December 2022

CONTENTS Vande Bharat Express Focus: Indigenization of technology Why in News? The Prime Minister flagged off the Vande Bharat Express, connecting Howrah to New Jalpaiguri via video conferencing.  About  Vande Bharat 2:  About Vande Bharat Express: Index of Eight Core Industries Focus: GS III- Indian Economy Why in News? The combined Index of Eight Core Industries increased […]

PIB Summaries 30 December 2022

CONTENTS  India-Australia trade agreement Focus: GS II- International Relations Why in News? The Prime Minister has expressed happiness as India-Australia Economic Cooperation and Trade Agreement (IndAus ECTA) comes into force. India-Australia ECTA Main features: What are the rules of origin included in the agreement? The rules of origin are based on the principle that they […]

PIB Summaries 29 December 2022

CONTENTS Pilgrimage Rejuvenation and Spiritual Augmentation Drive Focus:  GS I- Indian culture. Why in News? President of India lays foundation stone for PRASHAD project in Bhadrachalam and UNESCO World Heritage Site at Rudreshwar Temple (Ramappa), Mulugu in Telangana About PRASAD SCHEME  Objectives of PRASHAD Scheme Below are the 12 cities initial chosen under PRASHAD Scheme […]

PIB Summaries 28 December 2022

CONTENTS Asian Development Bank Focus: GS II- Inter Groupings Why in News? Recently, The Government of India and Asian Development Bank (ADB) signed a $125 million loan to develop climate-resilient sewage collection and treatment, and drainage and water supply systems in three cities in the state of Tamil Nadu. About Asian Development Bank (ADB):

PIB Summaries 27 December 2022

CONTENTS  Good Governance Day Focus: GS II: Polity and Governance Why in News? Good Governance Day (25th December) is being celebrated on the birth anniversary of former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee. About Good Governance Veer Bal Diwas Focus: GS I: History Why in News? Prime Minister of India had recently announced that 26th December will be […]

PIB Summaries 26 December 2022

CONTENTS Madan Mohan Malaviya Focus: GS I- Modern History Why in News? The Prime Minister has paid tributes to Pt. Madan Mohan Malaviya on his Jayanti. About Pt. Madan Mohan Malaviya Newspapers: Poona Pact (1932) It was signed by Ambedkar on behalf of the depressed classes and Madan Mohan Malviya on behalf of the Upper Caste Hindus […]

PIB Summaries 24 December 2022

CONTENTS Pradhan Mantri Matsya Sampada Yojana Focus: GS II- Government Policies and Interventions Why in News? The Department of Fisheries, Ministry of Fisheries, Animal Husbandry and Dairying, Government of India under Pradhan Mantri Matsya Sampada Yojana (PMMSY) implemented with effect from 2020-21 inter-alia provides insurance coverage to fishers which includes fish workers, fish farmers and any […]

PIB Summaries 23 December 2022

CONTENTS Samudrayaan Mission Focus: GS I: Geography Why in News? According to the Ministry of Earth Science, the Samudrayaan Mission is expected to be realised by year 2026. About Samudrayaan Mission Significance: About Deep Ocean Mission: Nodal:  Ministry of Earth Sciences The major objectives proposed under Deep Ocean Mission are as follows: SAMARTH Scheme Focus: GS […]

PIB Summaries 22 December 2022

CONTENTS AYURSWASTHYA Yojana Focus: GS II: Government Policies and Interventions Why in News? Ayush Ministry is currently running a Central Sector Scheme titled AYURSWASTHYA Yojana. About AYURSWASTHYA Yojana Funding: The maximum admissible financial assistance under the Centre of Excellence component of AYURSWASTHYA Yojana, to an organization/institute is Rs.10.00 crores for a maximum period of three years. Gaganyaan Focus: GS […]

PIB Summaries 21 December 2022

CONTENTS Zonal Councils Focus: GS II- Polity and Governance Why in News? Union Home and Cooperation Minister presided over the 25th Eastern Zonal Council meeting in Kolkata. What are Zonal Councils? Social Progress Index (SPI) Report Focus: GS II: Polity and Governance Why in News? Economic Advisory Council to Prime Minister (EAC-PM) released the Social Progress Index […]