AspirantWorld One liners : 28th November

• The 7th Joint Trade Committee Meeting between India and Myanmar was held through virtual mode on 24th November 2020. During the consultation, both sides reviewed bilateral issues, including trade, investment, banking, connectivity, capacity building and border infrastructure upgrades. Both…

[Editorial Analysis] Storm warnings

Mains Paper 3: Environment Prelims level: Cyclone Nivar Mains level: Disaster Management preparedness and issues Context: • Cyclone Nivar raised fears of another epic disaster for millions of coastal residents in the south, but its passage overland near Puducherry early…

Motor Vehicle Aggregator Guidelines 2020

• The Ministry of Road Transport and Highways has issued the Motor Vehicle Aggregator Guidelines 2020 as per the requirements and provisions of the Motor Vehicles (Amendment) Act, 2019 and further as per the amended Section 93 of the Motor…

In Q2 Indian economy contracts by 7.5%

• India’s Gross Domestic Product (GDP) contracted 7.5% in the second quarter of 2020-21, following the record 23.9% decline recorded in the first quarter, as per estimates released by the National Statistical Office. About: • The country has now entered…

India should become a manufacturing hub for solar energy

• At the inauguration of 3rd Global Renewable Energy Investment Meeting and Expo (Global RE-INVEST), PM highlighted that India’s demand for solar energy is creating a market opportunity worth $20 billion annually. About: • Global RE-INVEST is renewable energy investors…