UPSC Current affairs - Chandrayaan - 3

Parakram Diwas

Parakram Diwas   Context: The President of India, Shri Ram Nath Kovind, paid homage to Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose on his 125th birth anniversary at Rashtrapati Bhavan today (January 23, 2022).  He paid floral tributes in front of a portrait of Netaji at Rashtrapati Bhavan.  Netaji […]

UPSC Current affairs - Chandrayaan - 3

Henley Passport Index

Henley Passport Index   Context: India now ranks at 83rd position in the Henley Passport Index, climbing seven places from 90th rank last year. India shares the rank with Sao Tome and Principe in Central Africa, behind Rwanda and Uganda. Background It now has visa-free […]

UPSC Current affairs - Chandrayaan - 3

Chandrayaan – 3

Chandrayaan – 3 Context: New ISRO Chief had said that design changes on Chandrayaan-3 have been incorporated and testing has seen huge progress. The mission could be launched by the middle of next year. About Chandrayaan 3: Chandrayaan-3 will be a mission repeat of Chandrayaan-2 […]

IAS Current affairs - Russia-Ukraine Tensions

Russia-Ukraine Tensions

Russia-Ukraine Tensions Context: Amid the rising tensions over Russia’s military buildup around Ukraine, NATO allies have put forces on standby and sent ships and fighter jets to bolster Europe’s eastern defences. Background: Tensions between Ukraine and Russia, both former Soviet states, escalated in late 2013 […]

Editorial Analysis for UPSC - Rights & Duties

Anti-Microbial Resistance:

Anti-Microbial Resistance: Context: Antimicrobial resistance is spreading rapidly worldwide, and has even been likened to the next pandemic – one that many people may not even be aware is happening. A recent survey has revealed that antimicrobial-resistant infections caused 12.7 lakh deaths and were associated […]

Editorial Analysis for UPSC - Rights & Duties

Rights & Duties

Rights & Duties Context: Prime Minister Narendra Modi sought to suggest a dichotomy between the rights and duties of citizens when he said last week that the country had wasted a lot of time “fighting for rights” and “neglecting one’s duties”. Rights and Duties Go […]