PIB Analysis 30-01-23

PIB Analysis 30-01-23 Sagar Samrat Oil and Natural Gas Corporation’s (ONGC) iconic drilling rig Sagar Samrat has been re-dedicated as a Mobile Offshore Production Unit (MOPU) to the nation. Sagar Samrat Rig was built in 1973 as a jack-up drilling rigand was instrumental in 14 […]

Sub-categorisation of OBCs

Sub-categorisation of OBCs #GS-02 Social Justice For Prelims Sub-categorisation of OBCs A commission under Justice G. Rohini was set up on October 2, 2017, under Article 340 of the Constitution for sub-categorisation of the Other Backward Classes (OBCs) and equitable distribution of benefits reserved for […]

Indus Waters Treaty

  Indus Waters Treaty #GS-02 International Relations For Prelims Indus Waters Treaty Indus Waters Treaty was brokered by the World Bank after nine year long negotiations on September 19, 1960. Under the treaty all the waters of three Eastern rivers, namely Ravi, Sutlej and Beas […]

Rumin8

Rumin8 Context: The start-up, Rumin8, has received funding worth $12 million from Breakthrough Energy Ventures, which Gates created in 2015. How methane is released? The herbivores that chew cud while grazing or browsing are known as ruminant species. Cows, sheep, goats, and buffaloes are examples […]

T+1 Settlement Cycle

T+1 Settlement Cycle Context: After China, India will become the second country in the world to start the ‘trade-plus-one’ (T+1) settlement cycle in top listed securities today (January 27), bringing operational efficiency, faster fund remittances, share delivery, and ease for stock market participants. About: Due […]

India – Egypt Bilateral Relationship

India – Egypt Bilateral Relationship Context: Prime Minister Narendra Modi and President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi of Egypt recently agreed to elevate the India-Egypt bilateral relationship to a “strategic partnership”. Historical Ties: At least since the reign of Emperor Asoka, relations between Egypt and India, two […]

Mughal Gardens

Mughal Gardens Context: The iconic Mughal Gardens at the Rashtrapati Bhavan (President’s House) in Delhi have been renamed. The collective identity of all the gardens at Rashtrapati Bhavan will be ‘Amrit Udyan’. Background: The Mughals were known to value gardens and encouraging gardening. In Babur […]

Indus Waters Treaty (IWT)

Indus Waters Treaty (IWT) #GS-02 International Relations For Prelims Indus Waters Treaty (IWT) Indus Waters Treaty was brokered by the World Bank after nine year long negotiations on September 19, 1960. Under the treaty all the waters of three Eastern rivers, namely Ravi,Sutlej and Beas […]