e-cigarettes

Topics covered: Issues related to health and Government policies and interventions for development in various sectors and issues arising out of their design and implementation.   e-cigarettes   What to study? For Prelims and Mains: e-cigarettes- concerns, effects on health, need for regulation, challenges associated and measures needed.   Context: The Prohibition of E-cigarettes Ordinance …

North East Rural Livelihood Project (NERLP)

Topics covered: Development processes and the development industry the role of NGOs, SHGs, various groups and associations, donors, charities, institutional and other stakeholders.   North East Rural Livelihood Project (NERLP)   What to study? For Prelims: Key features of NERLP. For Mains: Need for special attention of NE region, challenges involved and ways to address …

Fit India Movement 

Topics covered: Issues relating to development and management of Social Sector/Services relating to Health, Education, Human Resources.   Fit India Movement    What to study? For Prelims: Key features of the movement, About NSD and the awards. For Mains: Significance and the need for maintaining fitness.   Context: Prime Minister launches nation-wide Fit India Movement …

QUIZ – 2017: Insights Current Affairs Quiz, 30 August 2019

  QUIZ – 2017: Insights Current Affairs Quiz, 30  August 2019 QUIZ – 2017: Insights Current Affairs Quiz The following quiz will have 5-10 MCQs. The questions are mainly framed from The Hindu and PIB news articles. This quiz is intended to introduce you to concepts and certain important facts relevant to UPSC IAS civil services …

RSTV: THE BIG PICTURE- INDIA, FRANCE TIES

RSTV: THE BIG PICTURE- INDIA, FRANCE TIES Introduction:             France backed India getting a permanent seat in the UN Security Council as the two countries expressed their resolve towards freedom of navigation in the Indo-Pacific and said they were committed towards multilateralism. In a joint statement issued after talks between Prime Minister Narendra Modi and …