Navy of Ancient India

Facts for Prelims (FFP)   Source: IE  Context: On Navy Day (4th December 2004), the PM paid tribute to Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj, unveiling his statue at Sindhugarh, Maharashtra.   Why Navy Day is celebrated on 4th December? The Indian Navy celebrates 4th December as Navy Day every year to acknowledge the role of the Indian Navy and …

INS Imphal

Facts for Prelims (FFP)   Source: TH  Context: INS Imphal, India’s third indigenous stealth destroyer of the Project 15B class, was delivered to the Indian Navy four months ahead of schedule by Mazagon Dock Shipbuilders Limited.   Features: It’s the first warship with accommodation for women officers and sailors, can carry 312 crew, has a …

Bastille Day

Facts for Prelims (FFP)   Source: PIB  Context: The Indian Navy Marching Contingent is set to participate in the Bastille Day Parade in Paris, France on July 14, 2023.   The Indo-French strategic partnership, which celebrates its 25th anniversary this year, extends to the maritime domain and includes collaboration in shipbuilding. Collaborations: Construction of Scorpene …

[Mission 2023] INSIGHTS DAILY CURRENT AFFAIRS + PIB SUMMARY 12 January 2023

InstaLinks :  help you think beyond the issue but relevant to the issue from UPSC prelims and Mains exam point of view. These linkages provided in this ‘hint’ format help you frame possible questions in your mind that might arise(or an examiner might imagine) from each current event. InstaLinks also connect every issue to their …