Day January 26, 2021

AspirantWorld One liners : 26th January

• The central government has taken many initiatives aimed at empowering girls. He emphasized that these initiatives also provide better education opportunities, better health care and increased gender sensitivity. Every January 24th is National Girls’ Day. This is an initiative…

Global Climate Risk Index 2021

• Index analyses to what extent countries and regions have been affected by impacts of weather-related loss events (storms, floods, heat waves, etc.). Key Highlights: • India was the seventh worst-hit country due to extreme weather events in 2019 (Mozambique…

Green Tax

• Green tax is also called as pollution tax or environmental tax and is the tax levied on all the goods that cause environmental pollution. Key proposals: • Transport vehicles older than 8 years could be charged Green Tax at…

[Editorial Analysis] Overzealous threat

Mains Paper 3: Security Prelims level: Constitutional provision over social media posts Mains level: Challenges to internal security through communication networks, role of media and social networking sites in internal security challenges, basics of cybersecurity Context: • The warning by…