GI Tags List 2019-20 UPSC Notes | Latest Current Affairs

Geographical Indications tags in India UPSC Notes GI tag is the abbreviation of Geographical Indications tags in India. It came into force with effect from 15th September 2003. Using Geographical Indications may be regarded as a certification that the particular product is produced as per traditional methods, has certain specific qualities, or has a particular reputation […]

Union Budget 2020 UPSC Notes | Latest Current Affairs

Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman presented India’s longest Budget speech for the fiscal year 2020-21 with two hours thirty-seven minutes spent and the speech still underway. Central govt’s debt has come down to 48.7% in March 2019 from 52.2% in March 2014 This year’s Union Budget centers around three ideas: Aspirational India Economic development, A Caring […]

Biosphere Reserves of India UPSC Notes | Current Affairs

Biosphere Reserves can be defined as widespread areas of bio-diversity wherein fauna and flora are protected. Biosphere’ refers to water, land, and atmosphere that supply life on our planet. The word ‘reserve’ symbolizes that it is a special area designated for creating a balance between conservation and sustainable use. Introduction: Biosphere Reserve (BR) is an international designation […]

USTTAD Scheme UPSC Notes | Latest Current Affairs

USTTAD Scheme UPSC Current Affairs Notes USTTAD stands for Upgrading the Skills and Training in Traditional Arts/Crafts for Development Scheme. The Ministry of Minority Affairs has proposed the Upgrading the Skills and Training in Traditional Arts/Crafts for Development (USTTAD scheme) to promote the heritage of traditional arts and crafts of minorities. This scheme was mainly developed […]