INSIGHTS करेंट अफेयर्स+ पीआईबी नोट्स [ DAILY CURRENT AFFAIRS + PIB Summary in HINDI ] 27 January 2021

  सामान्य अध्ययन-I 1. गोविंद बल्लभ पंत   सामान्य अध्ययन-II 1. अमेरिका द्वारा फिलिस्तीनियों के साथ संबंध-बहाली की घोषणा 2. अमेरिका-तालिबान शांति समझौता   सामान्य अध्ययन-III 1. ग्रीन टैक्स / हरित कर 2. ‘बजटेतर ऋण / ऑफ-बजट ऋण’ 3. कृत्रिम रेत (M-sand) 4. कोविड-19 हेतु भारत बायोटेक की एकल खुराक इंट्रानेजल वैक्सीन, BBV154 5. भारतीय …

[इनसाइट्स सिक्योर STHIR – 2021] दैनिक सिविल सेवा मुख्य परीक्षा उत्तर लेखन अभ्यास: 27 जनवरी 2021

  How to Follow Secure Initiative? How to Self-evaluate your answer?  INSIGHTS NEW SECURE – 2020: YEARLONG TIMETABLE   सामान्य अध्ययन – 1   विषय: 18वीं सदी के लगभग मध्य से लेकर वर्तमान समय तक का आधुनिक भारतीय इतिहास- महत्त्वपूर्ण घटनाएँ, व्यक्तित्व, विषय। 1. मुस्लिम लीग द्वारा पाकिस्तान की मांग करना एवं अंग्रेजों द्वारा इसे …

INSIGHTS DAILY CURRENT AFFAIRS + PIB SUMMARY- 27 January 2021

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 …

Indian Telegraph Act, 1885

Topics Covered: Challenges to internal security through communication networks, role of media and social networking sites in internal security challenges, basics of cyber security; money-laundering and its prevention. Indian Telegraph Act, 1885: Context: Following violent protests, the Union Home Ministry has issued orders to suspend Internet in some areas in Delhi under the Temporary Suspension …

BBV154 Bharat Biotech’s single-dose intranasal vaccine for Covid-19

Topics Covered: Science and Technology- developments and their applications and effects in everyday life Achievements of Indians in science & technology; indigenization of technology and developing new technology. BBV154, Bharat Biotech’s single-dose intranasal vaccine for Covid-19: Context: Bharat Biotech’s BBV154 is the first publicised attempt at getting an intranasal Covid-19 vaccine. What is an intranasal …

Manufactured sand

Topics Covered: Science and Technology- developments and their applications and effects in everyday life Achievements of Indians in science & technology; indigenization of technology and developing new technology. Manufactured sand: Context: The Rajasthan government has brought a policy on manufactured sand (M-sand), giving industry status to the units producing it for construction work and reducing …

Green tax

Topics Covered: Government Budgeting. Green tax: Context: The Union Minister for Road Transport and Highways has approved the following proposals: To levy a “Green Tax” on old vehicles which are polluting the environment. The policy of deregistration and scrapping of vehicles owned by Government department and PSU, which are above 15 years in age. Revenue collected …

U.S.- Taliban peace deal

Topics Covered: Effect of policies and politics of developed and developing countries on India’s interests, Indian diaspora. U.S.- Taliban peace deal: Context: The Biden administration has said that it will review the US-Taliban deal to see if the Taliban are able to keep their end of the bargain. U.S.- Taliban peace deal: A peace deal between …

U.S. announces restoration of relations with Palestinians

Topics Covered: Effect of policies and politics of developed and developing countries on India’s interests, Indian diaspora. U.S. announces restoration of relations with Palestinians: Context: U.S. President Joe Biden’s administration has announced that it is restoring relations with the Palestinians and renewing aid to Palestinian refugees. This is a reversal of the Donald Trump administration’s cutoff …

Govind Ballabh Pant

Topics Covered: Modern Indian history from about the middle of the eighteenth century until the present- significant events, personalities, issues. Govind Ballabh Pant: Context: A statue of freedom fighter Govind Ballabh Pant that was removed from the Parliament premises recently would be unveiled at its new location. About Govind Ballabh Pant: Pant was born on 10 …

[ ದೈನಂದಿನ ಪ್ರಚಲಿತ ಘಟನೆಗಳು ] ದಿನಾಂಕ – 25 ಜನವರಿ 2021

  ಪರಿವಿಡಿ : ಸಾಮಾನ್ಯ ಅಧ್ಯಯನ ಪತ್ರಿಕೆ 1: 1. ಭೀಮಾ ಕೋರೆಗಾಂವ್ ಕದನ. 2. ರಾಷ್ಟ್ರೀಯ ಹೆಣ್ಣು ಮಕ್ಕಳ ದಿನಾಚರಣೆ.   ಸಾಮಾನ್ಯ ಅಧ್ಯಯನ ಪತ್ರಿಕೆ  2: 1. ಕೇಂದ್ರೀಯ ಸಶಸ್ತ್ರ ಪೊಲೀಸ್ ಪಡೆಗಳಿಗೆ ಆಯುಷ್ಮಾನ್ ಭಾರತ್ ಆರೋಗ್ಯ ಯೋಜನೆ. 2. ‘ಕಾನೂನಾತ್ಮಕ ಜನಾಭಿಪ್ರಾಯ ಸಂಗ್ರಹವನ್ನು’ ಬಯಸಿರುವ ಸ್ಕಾಟಿಷ್ ನಾಯಕಿ.   ಸಾಮಾನ್ಯ ಅಧ್ಯಯನ ಪತ್ರಿಕೆ 3: 1. ಸುಂದರಬನ ಜೀವಗೋಳ ಮೀಸಲಿನ ಪಕ್ಷಿಗಳು- ಭಾರತದ ಪ್ರಾಣಿಶಾಸ್ತ್ರ ಸಮೀಕ್ಷೆ (ZSI)ಯ ಪ್ರಕಟಣೆ. 2. ಬೋಡೊಲ್ಯಾಂಡ್‌ ಭೌಗೋಳಿಕ …

Insights into Editorial: More flash droughts in India by end of century

    Background: In 1979, India faced a severe flash drought, affecting about 40% of the country and taking a toll on agriculture. An article published that year in the journal India International Centre Quarterly noted that the big granaries of Uttar Pradesh and Andhra were affected, and the country suffered a loss of about …