One liners 24th February

• Food and Consumer Affairs Minister Piyush Goyal emphasized the need for ” One Nation One Standard ” to achieve uniformity, and said that India’s laboratory testing should meet global standards. The minister said this when reviewing the work of…

[Editorial Analysis] A proper transfer policy needed

Mains Paper 2: Governance Prelims level: 2nd Administrative Reforms Commission Mains level: Important aspects of governance, transparency and accountability Context: • The Frequent transfers of public servants (public administrators) affect their morale and weaken better administration and Good governance. •…

One liners 23rd February

• The United States (US) officially rejoined the “Paris Climate Agreement” on February 19, 2020. After leaving office 107 days, the United States rejoined the agreement. With the re-entry of the United States, world leaders expect that the country will…

One liners 22nd February

• According to Greenpeace Southeast Asia (an NGO) analysis of economic losses caused by air pollution, PM 2.5 air pollution will cause about 54,000 lives in Delhi by 2020. PM 2.5 refers to fine particles with a diameter of less…

Population versus Planet Conference

• Union Minister for Health and Family Welfare participated in WION and Zee Media’s ‘Population versus Planet’ Conference which is a part of its year-long campaign called ‘Mission Sustainability: Population Vs Planet’. Key highlights: • World population has witnessed an…