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Reversing a ban | H1- B Visa in USA | UPSC

Click here to watch the video explanation UPSC Syllabus: Mains: GS Paper II: International Relations News Context: The administration of former President Donald Trump, a Republican, halted the issuance of non-immigrant work visas of several types, including the skilled worker visa, or H-1B. What was the Objective of such a ban? The aim of the policy …

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Decision Review System

Daily Current Affairs for UPSC IAS Watch the free daily Current affairs video explanation UPSC Syllabus: GS Paper III – Science & Technology Sub Theme:  What is DRS? It is a technology-based system used in cricket to assist the match officials with their decision-making. On-field umpires may choose to consult with the third umpire (known as an Umpire Review), and players may request …

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First farm-based solar power plant | KUSUM scheme

Watch the video explanation UPSC Syllabus: Prelims: Environment | Mains – GS Paper III – Environment, Economy Context: The first farm-based solar power plant under the Prime Minister’s Kisan Urja Suraksha Evum Utthan Mahabhiyan (KUSUM) scheme has come up in Jaipur district’s Kotputli tehsil with a provision for production of 17 lakh units of electricity every year. The 1 MW …

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National Policy for Rare Diseases, 2021| Key Features of Rare Diseases| UPSC

Watch the video explanation UPSC Syllabus: Prelims: Social Issues | GS Paper II – Social Issues Context: Caregivers to patients with ‘rare diseases’ and affiliated organisations are dissatisfied with the National Policy for Rare Diseases, 2021. Though the document specifies increasing the government support for treating patients with a ‘rare disease’— from ₹15 lakh to ₹20 lakh — …

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Promotion of Millets | Nutritional Security | Poverty and Social Welfare

Watch the video explanation UPSC Syllabus: Prelims: Economy | GS Paper III – Indian Economy Millet is a common term to categorize small-seeded grasses that are often termed nutri-cereals or dryland-cereals. It includes jowar (sorghum), bajra (pearl millet) and ragi (finger millet), small millet, foxtail millet, proso millet, barnyard millet, kodo millet and other millets. Kodo …

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BIMSTEC | UPSC

Click here to watch the video explanation UPSC Syllabus: GS Paper II – International Relation           Context: Government of India expressed commitment about taking the Bay of Bengal community to “new heights”. The statement was made by External Affairs Minister S. Jaishankar at the ministerial meet of the BIMSTEC (Bay of Bengal Initiative for Multi-Sectoral …

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Public Enterprises Selection Board | UPSC    

Click here to watch the video explanation UPSC Syllabus: GS Paper III – Indian Economy Context: Mallika Srinivasan, CMD, TAFE Ltd., has been appointed as the chairperson of the Public Enterprises Selection Board (PESB). This is the first time a person from the private sector has been made head of the PESB which is responsible for the …

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Places of Worship Act, 1991| Doctrine of Pith and Substance

Click here to watch the video explanation UPSC Syllabus: GS Paper II – Polity & Governance Sub Theme: Places of Worship Act, 1991| Doctrine of Pith and Substance| Doctrine of Colourable Legislation | UPSC Arguments made by the Authors related to the Places of Worship Act, 1991 The pith and substance of the Act of 1991 is ultra …

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Farm Laws | UPSC 

Click here to Watch the Video Explanation UPSC Syllabus: Mains – GS Paper II – Polity & Governance | GS Paper III – Economy Essentially, the Indian agriculture can be considered as an enterprise with two distinct components- Production and Post-Production activities. With respect to agricultural production, India has not only become self-sufficient in terms of food …

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NCT of Delhi | UPSC

Click here to Watch the Video Explanation UPSC Syllabus: GS Paper II – Polity & Governance THE GOVERNMENT OF NATIONAL CAPITAL TERRITORY OF DELHI (AMENDMENT) BILL, 2021 è  It amends the powers and responsibilities of the Legislative Assembly and the Lieutenant Governor provided under the Government of National Capital Territory of Delhi (GNCT) Act, 1991.  è  The amendment provides that …

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