Inland Vessel Bill 2021 | PuuchoIAS

Inland Vessel Bill 2021 Part of: GS Prelims and GS -III – Infrastructure  In news Recently, the Union Cabinet approved the Inland Vessels Bill, 2021.  It will replace the Inland Vessels Act, 1917 after passing in Parliament. The Bill will regulate safety, security and registration of inland vessels. Features of the Bill: Unified law for … Read more

[WEEK 5] ESSAY 10: Theme – The past is a Permanent Dimension of Human Consciousness & Values | BRAINSTORMING ON ETHICS & ESSAY (BEE) by Sunil Oberoi Sir

Dear Students, As part of our new initiative, BRAINSTORMING ON ETHICS & ESSAY (BEE), here we have come up with the  Tenth session. BEE is a FREE ONLINE (YOUTUBE) initiative, exclusively for Essay and Ethics curated by IASPuucho’s renowned faculty member, Shri Sunil Oberoi Sir (former IAS Officer). The Tenth essay focuses on the theme, … Read more

SYNOPSIS [18th JUNE,2021] Day 115: PuuchoIAS’s TLP (Phase 1): UPSC Mains Answer Writing (General Studies)

For Previous TLP (ARCHIVES) – CLICK HERE   SYNOPSIS [18th JUNE,2021] Day 115: IASPuucho’s TLP (Phase 1): UPSC Mains Answer Writing (General Studies)   1. What is India’s cyber security risk perception in the financial sector? What are the most common cyber security threats in this area? Examine. Approach  Introduction should define cyber security. Body … Read more

Improving Employability of the Youth

Improving Employability of the Youth Part of: GS Prelims and GS -II – Policies and interventions  and GS-III – Economy  In news Recently, the Ministry of Labour and Employment and UNICEF have signed a Statement of Intent to improve employment outcomes for the youth in India. It intends to provide a platform for cooperation between … Read more

Helpline for Cyber Fraud launched

Helpline for Cyber Fraud launched Part of: GS Prelims and GS -III – Cyber security  In news The Ministry of Home Affairs has operationalised the national Helpline 155260 and Reporting Platform for preventing financial loss due to cyber fraud.  Cyber Fraud is the crime committed via a computer with the intent to corrupt another individual’s … Read more

National Maritime Heritage Complex(NMHC) at Lothal, Gujarat

National Maritime Heritage Complex(NMHC) at Lothal, Gujarat Part of: GS Prelims and GS I – Culture  In news  The Ministry of Culture (MoC) and  Ministry of Ports, Shipping and Waterways (MoPSW)  signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) for ‘Cooperation in Development of National Maritime Heritage Complex (NMHC) at Lothal, Gujarat’ About Lothal  It is one … Read more

FDI Inflows | PuuchoIAS

ECONOMY/ GOVERNANCE Topic: GS-3: Indian Economy and issues relating to planning, mobilization, of resources, growth, development and employment.  FDI Inflows Context: India has attracted highest ever total FDI inflow of U.S.$81.72 billion during the financial year 2020-21 (10% above FY2019-20). RBI reported that equity component of inflows was over U.S.$61.4 billion. Positive Rising FDI inflows … Read more

Child Labour & Pandemic | PuuchoIAS

SOCIETY/ GOVERNANCE Topic: GS-1: Social Empowerment;  Poverty & Developmental Issues GS-2: Welfare schemes for vulnerable sections of the population by the Centre and State Child Labour & Pandemic Context: This year is supposed to be the International Year for Elimination of Child Labour, whereby countries and networks come together in committing themselves to address the … Read more