Maldives

Mapping Source: The Wire  Context: The Maldives has expressed its intention to terminate a bilateral agreement with India that allowed collaboration in the hydrographic survey of Maldivian territorial waters.   What is a Hydrographic Survey? A hydrographic survey is a scientific process that involves mapping and measuring the physical features of underwater terrain. It includes …

[Mission 2023] INSIGHTS DAILY CURRENT AFFAIRS + PIB SUMMARY 17 February 2023

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 ina your mind that might arise(or an examiner might imagine) from each current event. InstaLinks also connect every issue to their …

Insights into Editorial: Maldives, China ink key deals

  Context: Maldives and China signed key bilateral agreements during Chinese Foreign Minister’s visit, on developing and maintaining infrastructure in the Indian Ocean archipelago, besides agreeing on a visa-free travel arrangement for Maldivians intending to travel to China. Maldivian Foreign Minister and his Chinese counterpart unveiled a special official logo to mark 50 years of …