India’s Push for Millets

India’s Push for Millets

India’s Push for Millets Context: At a pre-launch celebration of the International Year of Millets 2023 organised by the Ministries of Agriculture and External Affairs on Thursday, External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar named “Covid, conflict, and climate” as the world’s main food security challenges, and […]

Civil services Current affairs - Pulitzer Prize

Pulitzer Prize

Pulitzer Prize Context: A team of four Indian photographers from Reuters news agency — slain photojournalist Danish Siddiqui, Adnan Abidi, Sanna Irshad Mattoo and Amit Dave — have won the 2022 Pulitzer Prize for feature photography for their coverage of the Covid 19 crisis in […]

UPSC Current affairs - Sivagiri Pilgrimage

Sivagiri Pilgrimage

Sivagiri Pilgrimage   Context: The Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi participated in the inaugural ceremony of year-long joint celebrations of the 90th anniversary of Sivagiri Pilgrimage and Golden Jubilee of Brahma Vidhyalaya   About Sivagiri:   Sivagiri is a village in the Varkala municipality of […]

IAS Current affairs - Civil Services Day

Civil Services Day

Civil Services Day   Context: On the occasion of Civil Services Day, Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi conferred the Prime Minister’s Awards for Excellence in Public Administration at Vigyan Bhawan, New Delhi.   About:   Every year on April 21, India commemorates Civil Services Day. […]