TODAY’s POSTS [ Current Affairs, Current Affairs Quiz, Static Quiz, Editorial, Secure Synopsis, RSTV The Big Picture, RTM ] 11th June 2020

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INSIGHTS करेंट अफेयर्स+ पीआईबी नोट्स [ DAILY CURRENT AFFAIRS + PIB Summary in HINDI ] 11 June

विषय-सूची  सामान्य अध्ययन-II 1. वित्त आयोग अनुदान तथा अन्य अंतरण 2. अंतर्राष्ट्रीय धार्मिक स्वतंत्रता (IRF) रिपोर्ट 3. सिक्किम-तिब्बत समझौता 1890   सामान्य अध्ययन-III  1. राइट्स इश्यू (Rights Issue) 2. रिज़र्व बैंक द्वारा ऋण एक्सपोज़र की बिक्री हेतु रूपरेखा मसौदा 3. जीन संवर्द्धित (GM) बीज: विवाद तथा बुवाई आंदोलन   प्रारम्भिक परीक्षा हेतु तथ्य 1. समाचारों …

INSIGHTS DAILY CURRENT AFFAIRS + PIB SUMMARY- 11 June 2020

InstaLinks help you think beyond the issue but relevant to the issue from UPSC prelims and Mains exam point of view. These linkages provided in this ‘hint’ format help you frame possible questions in your mind that might arise(or an examiner might imagine) from each current event. InstaLinks also connect every issue to their static …

GM seeds: the debate, and a sowing agitation

Topics Covered: Major crops cropping patterns in various parts of the country, different types of irrigation and irrigation systems storage, transport and marketing of agricultural produce and issues and related constraints; e-technology in the aid of farmers. GM seeds: the debate, and a sowing agitation What to study? For Prelims: GM- meaning, examples, approved crops …

RBI proposes comprehensive framework for sale of loans

Topics Covered: Inclusive growth and issues arising from it. RBI proposes comprehensive framework for sale of loans What to study? For Prelims: What is sale of loans? For Mains: Relevance and significance of the latest framework. Context: RBI has released draft Framework for ‘Sale of Loan Exposures’. The move is aimed at building a robust …

What is a rights issue?

Topics Covered: Inclusive growth and issues arising from it. What is a rights issue? What to study? For Prelims and Mains: Meaning, features, comparison and significance. Why in News? Many companies including Reliance Industries Limited, Mahindra finance, Tata Power, Shriram Transport Finance among others plan to raise funds (aggregating to over Rs 10,000 crore) through …

Sikkim- Tibet Convention of 1890

Topics Covered: Effect of policies and politics of developed and developing countries on India’s interests, Indian diaspora. Sikkim- Tibet Convention of 1890 What to study? For Prelims and Mains: Border dispute between India and China, basis, agreements and conventions in this regard, way ahead.  Context: The skirmishes and the standoff between Indian and Chinese troops at Naku …

International Religious Freedom (IRF) Report

Topics Covered: Effect of policies and politics of developed and developing countries on India’s interests, Indian diaspora. International Religious Freedom (IRF) Report What to study? For Prelims and Mains: About USCIRF, key observations, impact on India and India’s response. Context: The U.S. State Department has released its annual International Religious Freedom (IRF) Report. What is it? …

What is Finance Commission Grants & Other Transfers?

Topics Covered: Parliament and State Legislatures – structure, functioning, conduct of business, powers & privileges and issues arising out of these. What is Finance Commission Grants & Other Transfers? What to study? For Prelims and Mains: FC- composition, recommendations, grants and basis for grants. Context: The Finance Ministry has released Rs 6,195.08 crore revenue deficit grant to …

Insights into Editorial: Paging the private sector in the COVID fight

Context: The COVID-19 pandemic is unlikely to disappear in the immediate future. Managing the epidemic and ensuring a full complement of health care will require extraordinary resources and investment. India’s public health sector has already spread itself thin in tackling the pandemic. Despite governments trying to scale-up testing capacity in the country, there is still …