UPSC 2017-18: PIB Summary and Analysis Aug 09 for IAS Exam Preparation. English rendering of the content of PM’s address in Lok Sabha amid Special Discussion on the event of the 75th commemoration of Quit India Movement PM’s Speech: Brief Highlights A large number of us recollect the occasions unfurling of august 9 i.e. the […]
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The Current Affairs for IAS covers all the key sections like Yojana, EPW, Rajya Sabha TV, PIB, Issues in News, and much more that are important in UPSC Exam point of view.
Here, IAS candidates can find gist of all the of important articles and topics covered under each category Gist of Yojana, Gist of EPW (Economic and Political Weekly), Gist of Rajya Sabha TV, Best of PIB, Issues in News, Editorials Roundup and much more.
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Under Gist of Yojana, one can find the list of yojanas or topics of the entire year as published by the Government of India.
The Gist of Economic and Political Weekly is a weekly peer-reviewed academic journal that covers all social sciences. Here IAS candidates can find most important EPW articles relevant for IAS Exam preparation.
Gist of Rajya Sabha TV section provides in-depth coverage and analysis of parliamentary affairs particularly the functioning of and developments related to Rajya Sabha. It also gives an insightful review of the events of the House as well as other everyday parliamentary proceedings and developments as well as focusing on current national and international affairs
Concepts in News provide a brief explanation on the concepts that were in the news for eg: like Bhakti Movement; Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Act; Labour Reforms in India etc.
UPSC 2017-18: PIB Summary and Analysis Aug 08 for IAS Exam Preparation. Yoga being widely adopted in De-Addiction Centers: AYUSH Minister The techniques of Yoga are widely used for de-addiction and rehabilitation of drug users in de-addiction centres. Yoga helps in the de-addiction and rehabilitation of the drug users in de-addiction centres. The yogic protocol […]
UPSC 2017-18: PIB Summary and Analysis Aug 07 for IAS Exam Preparation. Measles-Rubella (MR) Campaign widens its reach 2nd phase of MR vaccination campaign rolled out. India, alongside ten other WHO South East Asia Region part nations, have set out to take out measles and control rubella/congenital rubella syndrome(CRS) by 2020. Toward this path, Ministry […]
UPSC 2017-18: PIB Summary and Analysis Aug 06 for IAS Exam Preparation. Why Pluralism and Secularism are essential for our Democracy: Vice President Context: The Vice President of India, Shri M. Hamid Ansari has said that ‘Why Pluralism and Secularism are essential for our Democracy’ He was delivering the 25th Annual Convocation Address of National […]
Development of Cold Chains Government is implementing Mission for Integrated Development of Horticulture (MIDH) for development of horticulture including post harvest management. Under the mission assistance is provided for development of all relevant infrastructure including pack house, pre-cooling units, staging cold room, cold storages, controlled atmosphere (CA) storage, reefer vans, primary/mobile processing units and setting […]
The new Agreement on Trade, Commerce and Transit between India and Bhutan has come into force with effect from 29th July 2017 The bilateral trade relations between India and Bhutan are governed by the Agreement on Trade, Commerce and Transit between the Government of India and Bhutan. The Agreement provides for a free trade regime […]
UPSC 2017-18: PIB Summary and Analysis July 30 MoS Dr Jitendra Singh briefed about GST implementation in Meghalaya The minister praised the cooperation and consistently positive response from the people of Meghalaya in adopting the new “One Nation, One Tax” GST reform. This signifies not only the inclination of this North-Eastern State to be a […]
UPSC 2017-18: PIB Summary and Analysis July 29 ‘Tiger Bearing Forests Play a Mitigative Role in Combating Climate Change’: Dr Harsh Vardhan Union Minister of Environment, Forest and Climate Change, Dr. Harsh Vardhan has said that Tiger-bearing forests play a mitigative role in combating Climate Change, besides the value of ecosystem services, provided by Tiger […]
Why in news? The Supreme Court has begun hearing arguments in Shayara Bano v. Union of India, the case in which the constitutional validity of certain practices of Muslim personal law such as triple talaq, polygamy, and nikah halala has been challenged. The All India Muslim Personal Law Board (AIMPLB) has asked secular authorities not to […]
UPSC 2017: PIB Summary and Analysis July 28 No shortage of Essential Drugs post introduction of GST, smooth supplies being maintained NPPA has recently revised the ceiling price of scheduled formulations on account of implementation of GST and have reduced the ceiling prices to the extent the excise duty component was included in the ceiling […]