Recusal of Judges | PuuchoIAS

JUDICIARY/ ETHICS Topic: GS-2: Structure, organization and functioning of the Judiciary  Recusal of Judges Context: Recently, two Supreme Court judges — Justice Indira Banerjee and Justice Aniruddha Bose — have recused themselves from hearing cases relating to West Bengal. Recusal = Withdrawal of a judge or prosecutor from a case on the grounds that they … Read more

RSTV: SCIENCE MONITOR- 2.05.2021 – PuuchoIAS

    Affordable oxygen concentrator by IISER Bhopal: A team of researchers at the IISER Bhopal has come up with an affordable oxygen concentrator to meet the high demand of medical oxygen amid a second wave of the coronavirus pandemic. The device, which is estimated to cost less than Rs 20,000, can provide 93-95 per cent … Read more

Mines & Minerals Amendment Bill – The Big Picture – RSTV IAS UPSC

Archives TOPIC: General Studies 3 Infrastructure: Energy, Ports, Roads, Airports, Railways Etc. In News: The Lok Sabha cleared The Mines and Minerals (Development and Regulation) Amendment Bill, 2021.  Passed by voice vote, the Bill is aimed at bringing more transparency in the auction process and also to boost employment in the sector.  Union mines minister … Read more

Evaluate the risk of stifling the e-commerce sector due to the government’s propensity for its regulations to protect the local traders. – PuuchoIAS

Topic: Effects of Liberalization on the Economy, Changes in Industrial Policy and their effects on Industrial Growth 5. Evaluate the risk of stifling the e-commerce sector due to the government’s propensity for its regulations to protect the local traders. (250 words) Reference:  Live Mint Why the question: The article highlights the risk of stifling the … Read more

Day 118 – Q 3. Is it the moral responsibility of public figures and celebrities to promote the inculcation of good habits? Comment in the light of the recent incident involving a celebrity footballer and a soft drink brand. (15 Marks)

3. Is it the moral responsibility of public figures and celebrities to promote the inculcation of good habits? Comment in the light of the recent incident involving a celebrity footballer and a soft drink brand. (15 Marks) क्या अच्छी आदतों को बढ़ावा देना सार्वजनिक हस्तियों और मशहूर हस्तियों की नैतिक जिम्मेदारी है? हाल की घटना … Read more

PuuchoIAS’s TLP (Phase 1): UPSC Mains Answer Writing – General Studies Paper 3 Questions [23rd JUNE,2021] – Day 118

For Previous TLP (ARCHIVES) – CLICK HERE Hello Friends, Welcome to IASPuucho’s TLP (Phase 1): UPSC Mains Answer Writing – General Studies Paper 3 Questions [23rd JUNE,2021] – Day 118 TLP (Phase 1) just got over on 8th May (Saturday) and we are extremely thankful for your active participation to make this program a success. … Read more

Study the impact of global trade on marine pollution while discussing remedial measures to address the same. – PuuchoIAS

Topic: Conservation, environmental pollution and degradation, environmental impact assessment. 6. Study the impact of global trade on marine pollution while discussing remedial measures to address the same. (250 words) Reference:  Economic Times Why the question: Recently a cargo ship X-Press Pearl, carrying hazardous chemicals, including nitric acid, caught fire, exploded, and later sank off the … Read more

Insights into Editorial: The state of India’s poor must be acknowledged – PuuchoIAS

    Context: The coronavirus pandemic may have shrunk India’s middle-class population by 32 million and driven 75 million below the poverty line in 2020, a Pew Research Centre report said, as a severe recession walloped Asia’s third-largest economy. The report, which is based on an analysis of World Bank data, said that in comparison … Read more