7 PM | Issues with EVM | 22 January, 2019 7 PM | Issues with EVM | 22 January, 2019

Read In-depth analysis of all the Editorials here Context: Recently at a press conference in London, a United States-based “cyber expert” claimed that the 2014 General Elections in India were rigged and this has raised concerns over the legitimacy of Electronic Voting Machines (EVMs) in conducting free and fair elections. Why is it important to ensureRead Full Article

7 PM | Power subsidy in agriculture:| 22 January, 2019 7 PM | Power subsidy in agriculture:| 22 January, 2019

Read In-depth analysis of all the Editorials here Context:The role of inputs in agriculture plays a major role in sustainability and viability of agriculture. The debate in India on reforming agriculture mainly revolves around the issues of loan waivers and MSP etc. and hardly delves into the input side of agriculture, which often remains neglected.One ofRead Full Article

Daily Quiz: UPSC Prelims Marathon – January 22, 2019 Daily Quiz: UPSC Prelims Marathon – January 22, 2019
India among the most trusted nations globally: Report

India among the most trusted nations globally: Report PT Facts News: The 2019 Edelman Trust Barometer report released in Davos. Facts: India’s status: India is among the most trusted nations globally when it comes to government, business, NGOs and media but the country’s brands are among the least-trusted. India’s Global Trust Index increased by 3 pointsRead Full Article

19 amphibian species are critically endangered: ZSI list

19 amphibian species are critically endangered: ZSI list PT facts News: According to Zoological Survey of India, 19 amphibian species critically endangered. Important Facts: According to IUCN, critically endangered species are the ones that are facing an extremely high risk of extinction in the wild. Among the amphibians listed, 19 species are treated as criticallyRead Full Article