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Daily News Analysis 28 Feb 2023

Agnipath scheme is in national interest, says Delhi High Court   Relevance in UPSC: General Studies paper -2:  Welfare Schemes for Vulnerable Sections of the population by the Centre and States and the Performance of these Schemes; Mechanisms, Laws, Institutions and Bodies constituted for the Protection and Betterment of these Vulnerable Sections.   Introduction The Delhi High Court on Monday upheld the validity of the Agnipath scheme launched by the Union government for recruitment in… Read More »Daily News Analysis 28 Feb 2023

Daily News Analysis 27 Feb 2023

SC intrigued by the lack of ‘protection officers’ for domestic violence cases   Relevance in UPSC: General Studies paper -1:  Role of Women and Women’s Organization, Population and Associated Issues, Poverty and Developmental issues, Urbanization, their problems and their remedies.    Introduction The Supreme Court has sought more information from the government about ‘Mission Shakti’, an umbrella scheme for the safety, security, and empowerment of women, intrigued by a possible chronic shortage in ‘protection officers’… Read More »Daily News Analysis 27 Feb 2023

Daily News Analysis 25 Feb 2023

‘Gender equality should be a key index in measuring health of democracy’ Relevance in UPSC: General Studies paper -1:  Role of Women and Women’s Organization, Population and Associated Issues, Poverty and Developmental issues, Urbanization, their problems and their remedies.      Introduction Gender equality should be taken seriously as an index in measuring the health of India’s democracy. Gender empowerment was too often left out of the calculus when evaluating the strength of a country’s… Read More »Daily News Analysis 25 Feb 2023

Daily News Analysis 24th Feb 2023

At post-Budget webinar, PM underlines potential of renewable energy sources Relevance in UPSC: General Studies paper -3:  Indian Economy and issues relating to Planning, Mobilization of Resources, Growth, Development and Employment.  Introduction Addressing a webinar, Mr. Modi said that India’s future development would be based on three pillars for green growth and energy transmission: increasing the production of renewable energy; reducing the use of fossil fuel in the economy; and moving towards a “gas-based economy”.… Read More »Daily News Analysis 24th Feb 2023

Daily News Analysis 23rd Feb 2023

Q1. ‘Global Financial Stability Report’ is prepared by the (2016) European Central Bank International Monetary Fund International Bank for Reconstruction and Development Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development Answer- B Exp– The Global Financial Stability Report (GFSR) is a semiannual report by the International Monetary Fund (IMF) that assesses the stability of global financial markets and emerging-market financing. It is released twice per year, in April and October. Q2. With reference to Bhimbetka painting in… Read More »Daily News Analysis 23rd Feb 2023

Daily News Analysis 22nd feb 2023

Australia to host its first Malabar naval drill this August Relevance in UPSC: General Studies paper -2:  Bilateral, Regional and Global Groupings and Agreements involving India and/or affecting India’s interests. Introduction Australia will host the Malabar multilateral naval exercise, consisting of India, Australia, Japan and the U.S., for the first time this year. The exercise is likely to be held in Perth. India-Australia Defence Cooperation The Mutual Logistics Support Agreement has been signed. There is… Read More »Daily News Analysis 22nd feb 2023

Daily News Analysis 21st feb 2023

India and Italy eye defence pact during Meloni visit Relevance in UPSC: General Studies paper -2:  Bilateral, Regional and Global Groupings and Agreements involving India and/or affecting India’s interests. Introduction India and Italy are expected to put nearly a decade of tensions over the arrest of Italian marines and other issues firmly behind them with discussions about bilateral defence cooperation that is likely to be announced during Italian Prime Minister Georgia Meloni’s visit to India.… Read More »Daily News Analysis 21st feb 2023

Daily News Analysis 20th feb 2023

Chandrayaan-3 successfully completes crucial test Relevance in UPSC: GS Paper – 3, Achievements of Indians in Science & Technology; Indigenization of Technology and Developing New Technology. Introduction: The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) announced that its upcoming third mission to Moon, Chandrayaan-3’s lander has successfully undergone the EMI-EMC (Electro-Magnetic Interference/Electro-Magnetic Compatibility) test. About Chandrayaan-3: It is a follow-on mission to Chandrayaan-2 to demonstrate end-to-end capability in safe landing and roving on the lunar surface. It… Read More »Daily News Analysis 20th feb 2023

Daily News Analysis 18th feb 2023

Hindenburg-Adani case | Supreme Court says no to sealed cover suggestions Relevance in UPSC: General Studies paper -3:  Indian Economy and issues relating to Planning, Mobilization of Resources, Growth, Development, and Employment. Introduction The Supreme Court on Friday chose transparency over the government’s sealed cover containing “suggestions” for a committee proposed to examine Hindenburg Research’s damning report on the Adani Group, saying that public confidence would take a hit if an impression was created that… Read More »Daily News Analysis 18th feb 2023

Daily News Analysis 17th feb 2023

86% polling in Tripura amid sporadic violence  Relevance in UPSC: General Studies paper -3:  Role of External State and Non-state Actors in creating challenges to Internal Security. Introduction Sporadic incidents of violence, alleged booth jamming, and intimidation marred the election to the 60-member Tripura Assembly. Tripura ●       Tripura, literally meaning “land adjoining water“, is located in the extreme southwest corner of the Northeast. ●       Following India’s independence in 1947, Tripura acceded to the Indian Union… Read More »Daily News Analysis 17th feb 2023