Day November 3, 2020

AspirantWorld One liners : 3rd November

• Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal laid the foundation stone of Indo-Israeli Centre of Excellence for Vegetables Protected Cultivation near Guwahati with Israeli Ambassador Dr Ron Malka on November 2, 2020. Rs. 10.33-crore project is to bolster the agricultural activities…

E-way bills

• E-way bills for October clocked 64.1 million, the highest since the introduction of the system more than two years ago. About: • Union government has announced introduction GST E-way bills from April 1,2018. • The E-way bill is a…

Mission Sagar II

• As part of ‘Mission Sagar-II’, Indian Naval Ship Airavat entered Port Sudan on 02 November 2020. About: • As part of Mission Sagar-II, Indian Naval Ship Airavat will deliver food aid to Sudan, South Sudan, Djibouti and Eritrea. •…

[Editorial Analysis] End of the tunnel

Mains Paper 3: Economy Prelims level: Purchasing managers’ index Mains level: Indian Economy and issues relating to planning, mobilization of resources, growth, development and employment Context: • Over ₹1.05 lakh crore has been collected from the Goods and Services Tax…

[Editorial Analysis] Back to school

Mains Paper 2: Education Prelims level: Not much Mains level: Issues relating to development and management of Social Sector/Services relating to Education Context: • The most significant aspect of continued unlocking of public activity during the COVID-19 pandemic is the…

[Editorial Analysis] Offices at War

Mains Paper 2: Governance Prelims level: Judiciary Mains level: Important aspects of governance, transparency and accountability Context: • Accountability angels urging that the truth must come out and secrecy folks insisting that institutional integrity trumps the people’s right to know…