PIB Summaries 31 January 2023

CONTENTS National Commission for Women Focus: GS II: Polity and Governance Why in News? The Hon’ble President of India will address the 31st Foundation Day of the National Commission for Women in Delhi. About the National Commission for Women (NCW) Violence against women in India Constitutional Safeguards and Legislations 75th Death Anniversary Of Mahatma Gandhi Focus: […]

PIB Summaries 30 January 2023

CONTENTS  SCO Film Festival Focus: GS II: International Relations Why in News? Recently, the five-day Shanghai Cooperation Organization’s Film Festival opened in Mumbai. About SCO Film Festival About Shanghai Cooperation Organization Member states Main goals Focus areas: Organizational structure of SCO The SCO secretariat has two permanent bodies — Other than this, the grouping consists […]

PIB Summaries 28 January 2023

CONTENTS Fundamental Duties Focus: GS II- Polity (Indian Constitution) Why in News? The Vice President called upon the youth to  practise and follow Fundamental Duties in the Constitution, while exercising their Fundamental Rights. How were the fundamental duties incorporated in the Constitution? What are the fundamental duties of the citizen? Article 51(A) says it shall […]

PIB Summaries 27 January 2023

CONTENTS National Tourism Day Focus: Facts for Prelims Why in News? National Tourism Day is celebrated on January 25 every year across the country. National Tourism Day 2023 Significance Objective National Tourism Day 2023: Theme The theme of National Tourism Day 2023 is ‘Rural and Community Centric Tourism’. And last year’s theme of 2022 was […]

PIB Summaries 25 January 2023

CONTENT National Girl Child Day Focus: GS II- Vulnerable sections. Why in News? Nation Celebrates National Girl Child Day every year on 24th of January. About National Girl Child Day: Objective: Aim: Exercise TROPEX-23 – Indian Navy’s Largest War Game Focus: Facts for Prelims Why in News? The 2023 edition of Indian Navy’s major maritime […]

PIB Summaries 24 January 2023

CONTENTS Pradhan Mantri Rashtriya Bal Puraskar Focus: GS II: Government Policies and Interventions Why in News? Recently, The President of India conferred the Pradhan Mantri Rashtriya Bal Puraskar, 2023 to 11 children at an Award ceremony in Delhi. About Pradhan Mantri Rashtriya Bal Puraskar Bal Shakti Puraskar Bal Kalyan Puraskar State Formation Day Focus:  GS I: […]

PIB Summaries 23 January 2023

CONTENTS Exercise Cyclone-I Focus: GS III: Security challenges Why in News? The first joint exercise between the special forces of the Indian Army and the Egyptian Army is taking place in Jaisalmer, Rajasthan since 14 January 2023. About Exercise Cyclone-I Purpose of the Exercise Benefits of the Exercise Prime Minister Employment Generation Program (PMEGP) Focus: […]

PIB Summaries 21 January 2023

CONTENTS International North-South Transport Corridor (INSTC) Focus: GS II: International Relations Why in News? Recently, the Ministry of Ports, Shipping and Waterways, in association with India Ports Global Ltd, conducted a workshop on the ‘Linking Chabahar Port with INSTC’ in Mumbai. What is INSTC? Objective: The objective of the corridor is to increase trade connectivity between […]

PIB Summaries 20 January 2023

CONTENT National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) Focus: GS III- Disaster management Why in News? The Prime Minister has greeted the National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) team on their Raising Day. About NDRF Nodal:  Ministry of Home Affairs About NDRF Functions Annual Status of Education Report (ASER) Focus: GS II: Education Why in News? The ASER […]

PIB Summaries 19 January 2023

CONTENTS Solitary Waves Focus: GS III: Science and Technology Why in News?  Recently, Indian Institute of Geomagnetism (IIG), an autonomous institute of the Department of Science and Technology (DST) has found evidence of “solitary waves” in the weak magnetic field around Mars for the first time. What are Solitary Waves? Significance: About Mars Ken-Betwa Link Project Focus: GS III- Environment Why in News? Recently, The Third […]