INSIGHTS करेंट अफेयर्स+ पीआईबी नोट्स [ DAILY CURRENT AFFAIRS + PIB Summary in HINDI ] 22 February 2021

  विषयसूची  सामान्य अध्ययन-II 1. इन्फ्लु0एंजा A (H5N8) वायरस 2. अंतर्राष्ट्रीय परमाणु ऊर्जा एजेंसी (IAEA)   सामान्य अध्ययन-III 1. तेलंगाना के स्कूलों में शत-प्रतिशत नल जल कनेक्शन की उपलब्धिता 2. आरटी-पीसीआर परीक्षण 3. कार्बन वॉच – कार्बन पदचिह्नों का आकलन करने हेतु भारत का पहला ऐप 4. ‘एक राष्ट्र एक मानक’ अभियान   प्रारम्भिक परीक्षा …

[ ದೈನಂದಿನ ಪ್ರಚಲಿತ ಘಟನೆಗಳು ] ದಿನಾಂಕ – 20 ಫೆಬ್ರವರಿ 2021

ಪರಿವಿಡಿ : ಸಾಮಾನ್ಯ ಅಧ್ಯಯನ ಪತ್ರಿಕೆ 2:  1. ಒಂದು ಶ್ರೇಣಿ ಒಂದು ಪಿಂಚಣಿ (OROP) ಯೋಜನೆ. 2. ಮಧ್ಯಪ್ರದೇಶದ ಸುಗ್ರೀವಾಜ್ಞೆ ವಿರುದ್ಧದ ಅರ್ಜಿಯನ್ನು ವಜಾಗೊಳಿಸಿದ ಸುಪ್ರೀಂಕೋರ್ಟ್. 3. ಶ್ರೀಲಂಕಾದ ತಮಿಳರ ಸಮಸ್ಯೆ.   ಸಾಮಾನ್ಯ ಅಧ್ಯಯನ ಪತ್ರಿಕೆ 3:  1. ಪಿ- ನೋಟ್ಸ್ (ಪಿ-ಟಿಪ್ಪಣಿಗಳು). 2. ಕೈರ್ನ್ ಮಧ್ಯಸ್ಥಿಕೆ ನಿರ್ಧಾರದ ವಿರುದ್ಧ ಸರ್ಕಾರವು ಮೇಲ್ಮನವಿ ಸಲ್ಲಿಸುವ ಸಾಧ್ಯತೆ. 3. ಹೊಸ ‘ಸಾರ್ವಜನಿಕ ವಲಯ ಉದ್ಯಮ ನೀತಿ’.   ಪೂರ್ವಭಾವಿ ಪರೀಕ್ಷೆಗೆ ಸಂಬಂಧಿಸಿದ ವಿದ್ಯಮಾನಗಳು:  1. ‘ವಿಶ್ವಭಾರತಿ’. …

What is Carbon Watch— India’s 1st app to assess one’s carbon footprint?

Topics Covered: Conservation related issues. What is Carbon Watch— India’s 1st app to assess one’s carbon footprint? Context: Chandigarh became the first state or Union Territory in India to launch Carbon Watch. What is Carbon Watch? It is a mobile application to assess the carbon footprint of an individual. What is Carbon Footprint? Carbon footprint is …

INSIGHTS DAILY CURRENT AFFAIRS + PIB SUMMARY- 22 February 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 …

Telangana achieves 100% tap water connections to schools

Topics Covered: Conservation, environmental pollution and degradation, environmental impact assessment. Telangana achieves 100% tap water connections to schools: Context: Work on providing connection to schools, AWCs and ashramshalas was taken up under the 100-day special campaign of the Ministry of Jal Shakti under the Jal Jeevan Mission. Now, Telangana has joined a group of States …

RT-PCR tests: What it is and how it is done?

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. RT-PCR tests: What it is and how it is done? Context: How RT-PCR is used for detecting Covid-19? The causative agent for Covid19 is the SARS-CoV-2 virus. It …

International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA):

Topics Covered: Important International institutions, agencies and fora, their structure, mandate. International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA): Context: IAEA Chief has said that a three-month “temporary solution” had been found to allow the agency’s monitoring in Iran to continue, although its level of access will be limited. What’s the issue? Iran’s conservative-dominated parliament passed a law …

Influenza A(H5N8) virus

Topics Covered: economics of animal-rearing. Influenza A(H5N8) virus: Context: Russia says it detected first case of H5N8 avian flu in humans, alerts WHO. There are different subtypes of avian influenza viruses. While the highly contagious strain H5N8 is lethal for birds it has never before been reported to have spread to humans. About Avian influenza (bird …

Insights into Editorial: Hitting the right notes with the health budget

    Context: Health care has taken centre stage due to an unfortunate novel coronavirus pandemic that has devastated lives and livelihoods across the globe. The Union Budget 2021-22 allocated Rs 71,268.77 crore to the Union Health and Family Welfare Ministry an increase of about 10 per cent from the previous year’s budget estimates. Although …

[Insights Secure STHIR– 2021] Daily UPSC Mains Answer Writing Practice: 22 February 2021

Click on EACH question to post/upload you answers. How to Follow Secure Initiative? How to Self-evaluate your answer?  STHIR – 2021: YEARLONG TIMETABLE Join IPM 3.0 to get an assured review of 2 secure answers everyday   General Studies – 1   Topic: Fundamental Rights 1. Explain the concept of Right to Privacy as a fundamental …