Regenerative agriculture: A step towards water conservation

GS Paper 3  Syllabus: Agriculture and Conservation   Source: DTE  Direction: The article tries to establish the relationship between regenerative agriculture, soil health and conservation.  Context: Farmers, activists and agricultural research organisations across the world are developing methods of regenerative agriculture, going a step ahead of sustainable agriculture, not only to maintain the resources like …

The Ancient Monuments and Archaeological Sites and Remains (Amendment) Act, 2010

GS Paper 2  Syllabus: Government policies and interventions for development in various sectors and issues arising out of their design and implementation.   Source: TH  Direction: The article highlights legal protection available to Ancient Monuments and Archaeological Sites and Remains in India.  Context: According to the Ministry of Culture, Uttar Pradesh has the largest number …

NFSA: 81 cr. people to get free food grains for one year

GS Paper 2  Syllabus: Government policies and interventions for development in various sectors and issues arising out of their design and implementation   Source: IE  Direction: The article tries to compare the government’s two food security schemes – National Food Security Act, 2013 and the PM Garib Kalyan Anna Yojana (PMGKAY).  Context: The Union government …