PIB 26th February 2021

Contents Guru Ravidas  Sustainable development for Coal sector Index of eight core industries for Jan 2021 e-Daakhil portal INS Utkrosh Competition Commission of India G20 Saras Aajeevika Mela 2021 GURU RAVIDAS  Focus: Prelims, GS I-Indian History Why in news? The President of India has greeted fellow citizens on the birthday of Guru Ravidas. About Guru […]

PIB 25th February 2021

Contents MoHUA launches NUDM, IUDX, GMIS, CiX and SmartCode MoHUA LAUNCHES NUDM, IUDX, GMIS, CiX AND SMARTCODE Context: The Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs (MoHUA) has launched the National Urban Digital Mission (NUDM), India Urban Data Exchange (IUDX) platform and SmartCode platform. The City Innovation Exchange (CiX) platform was launched by Ministry of Housing […]

PIB 24th February 2021

Contents International Commission on Large Dams (ICOLD) Symposium India hosts BRICS Meeting INTERNATIONAL COMMISSION ON LARGE DAMS (ICOLD) SYMPOSIUM Context: The International Commission on Large Dams (ICOLD) Symposium on Sustainable Development of Dams & River Basins was inaugurated by the Minister for Jal Shakti. Relevance: GS-II: International Relations (International Bodies, Summits and Conferences), GS-III: Industry […]

PIB 23rd February 2021

Contents India and Mauritius sign CECP Agreement India signs agreements with AIIB and World Bank INDIA AND MAURITIUS SIGN CECP AGREEMENT Context: India and Mauritius signed the India-Mauritius Comprehensive Economic Cooperation and Partnership Agreement (CECPA) in Port Louis. Relevance: GS-II: International Relations Dimensions of the Article: India–Mauritius relations About the CECPA Between India and Mauritius […]

PIB 22nd February 2021

Contents Fifty SFURTI clusters in 18 States inaugrated Successful Launches of VL-SRSAM Missile System FIFTY SFURTI CLUSTERS IN 18 STATES Context: Union Minister for MSME & Road Transport & Highways inaugurated 50 artisan-based SFURTI clusters, spread over 18 States. Relevance: Prelims, GS-II: Social Justice Dimensions of the Article: What is SFURTI? Details about SFRUTI Scheme […]

PIB 20th & 21st February 2021

Contents International Mother Language Day INTERNATIONAL MOTHER LANGUAGE DAY Context: The Vice President celebrated the International Mother Language Day and said that linguistic diversity has always been one of the foundational pillars of our civilization. Relevance: GS-II: Social Justice, Polity and Governance Dimensions of the Article: International Mother Language Day Recently in news: Hindi as […]

PIB 19th February 2021

Contents MoMA is organising the 26th “Hunar Haat” TROPEX-21, NAVDEX-21 and IDEX-21 MOMA IS ORGANISING THE 26TH “HUNAR HAAT” Context: Defence Minister will inaugurate the 26th “Hunar Haat” of indigenous artisans and craftsmen from across the country at Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium in New Delhi. The Union Ministry of Minority Affairs is organising the 26th “Hunar […]

PIB 18th February 2021

Contents ‘Nurturing Neighbourhoods Challenge’: Smart Cities Mission ESIC empanelled Hospitals for ESIC beneficiaries ‘NURTURING NEIGHBOURHOODS CHALLENGE’: SMART CITIES MISSION Context: Under the Smart Cities Mission, the Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs (MoHUA) announced 25 cities that were shortlisted for the ‘Nurturing Neighbourhoods Challenge’ cohort. Relevance: GS-II: Social Justice, Polity and Governance (Government Policies & […]

PIB 17th February 2021

Contents PM lays foundation stone for key projects in TN and Kerala Amendments to the Juvenile Justice Act, 2015 PM LAYS FOUNDATION STONE FOR KEY PROJECTS IN TN AND KERALA Context: The Prime Minister dedicated to the nation and laid the foundation of key projects of the oil and gas sector in Tamil Nadu and […]

PIB 16th February 2021

Contents Pey Jal Survekshan Mahabahu-Brahmaputra, Dhubri Phulbari and Majuli Bridges PEY JAL SURVEKSHAN Context: A Pilot Pey Jal Survekshan under Jal Jeevan Mission- Urban has been launched by the Ministry of Housing & Urban Affairs on 16th February 2021. Relevance: GS-II: Social Justice (Government Schemes and Interventions), Prelims Dimensions of the Article: Pey Jal Survekshan […]