[UPSC Mains Focus] Grain aplenty and the crisis of hunger: on universal Public Distribution System

With the economic crisis continuing on the one hand and the health system crumbling under the burden of rising COVID-19 cases on the other, it is clear that it will take a long time for things to get back to “normal”.

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[UPSC Mains Focus] Pandemic offers chance to pursue an alternative model of urbanisation

June 8, 2020 | The Hindu (Link) Mains Paper 1: Society Prelims level: Not much Mains level: Population and associated issues, poverty and developmental issues, urbanization, their problems and their…

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[UPSC Mains Focus] Social security: Digital platform on which govt on-boards all existing PDS outlets is needed

June 1, 2020 | Financial Express (Link) Mains Paper 2: Social Justice Prelims level: JAM trinity Mains level: Role of digital platform to implement social security scheme Context: JAM trinity…

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Attaching Medical Colleges to Hospitals [CurrentAffairs.Academy – UPSC Current Affairs Preparation]

[CurrentAffairs.Academy – UPSC Current Affairs Preparation] Attaching Medical Colleges to Hospitals What is the issue? The Centre has proposed in the Union Budget 2020 to attach medical colleges to existing district…

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The Kashmir Pandit Tragedy [CurrentAffairs.Academy – UPSC Current Affairs Preparation]

[CurrentAffairs.Academy – UPSC Current Affairs Preparation] The Kashmir Pandit Tragedy Why in News? It has been 30 years since the Kashmir Pandit tragedy happened in which the exodus of the Valley’s minority Hindu…

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Annual Status of Education Report 2019 [CurrentAffairs.Academy – UPSC Current Affairs Preparation]

[CurrentAffairs.Academy – UPSC Current Affairs Preparation] Annual Status of Education Report 2019 Why in News? The Annual Status of Education Report (ASER) 2019 data on early childhood education in rural areas…

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Corona Virus Outbreak [CurrentAffairs.Academy – UPSC Current Affairs Preparation]

[CurrentAffairs.Academy – UPSC Current Affairs Preparation] Corona Virus Outbreak Why in News? There is an outbreak of a new virus in China which has sent shivers through world financial markets. What…

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