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Answer Key of UPSC IAS Prelims 2024 Exam GS Paper II CSAT with Detailed Solutions and Sources:

The UPSC IAS Prelims is one of the most anticipated and challenging exams for aspirants aiming to join the prestigious Indian Administrative Services. After months of rigorous preparation, candidates eagerly await the release of the answer key to gauge their performance and estimate their chances of advancing to the next stage. This year, the Tarun […]

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Answer Key of UPSC IAS Prelims 2024 Exam GS Paper I with Detailed Solutions and Sources:

The UPSC IAS Prelims is one of the most anticipated and challenging exams for aspirants aiming to join the prestigious Indian Administrative Services. After months of rigorous preparation, candidates eagerly await the release of the answer key to gauge their performance and estimate their chances of advancing to the next stage. This year, the Tarun

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India – Africa Relations: History, Sigificance, Challenges and Solutions | UPSC

Introduction The year 2023 was a good year for India’s foreign policy. The country ably used its G20 presidency to solidify its position as the leader of the Global South. Securing a permanent membership for the African Union (AU) in the G20, a platform which has traditionally been dominated by the most powerful countries of

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None of the Above (NOTA): Significance and Challenges | UPSC

Introduction Context: The Supreme Court recently asked the Election Commission of India to respond to a plea seeking fresh elections to constituencies where NOTA (none of the above) wins majority votes. What is NOTA? NOTA was introduced to give voters a right to reject the candidates put up by the political parties. Electronic Voting Machines

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Indian Handloom Sector: Opportunities and Challenges | UPSC

Introduction The Indian handloom industry is the oldest and largest industry in the world, with a history of thousands of years. Handloom production is now the country’s second largest job-creating sector after agriculture, employing more than 65 lakh people. However, despite outstanding craftsmanship that demonstrates Indian culture, the industry faces several issues. While the Indian

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Green Technologies: Meaning, Types, Opportunities and Challenges | UPSC

 Understanding Green Technologies Green technology is an umbrella term that describes the use of technology and science to create products and services that are environmentally friendly. Green tech is related to cleantech, which specifically refers to products or services that improve operational performance while also reducing costs, energy consumption, waste, or negative effects on the environment.

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Urban fires in India: Concept, Causes, Effects and Mitigation | UPSC

Introduction Northwest and central India, along with recording unusually high temperatures over the last couple of weeks, has also been reporting deadly fire accidents in buildings. The consecutive massive blazes in a gaming arena in Gujarat’s Rajkot and a hospital for newborns in Delhi last week claimed many lives and created an outrage among citizens

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Western Disturbances: Origin, Spread, Effects and Climate Change | UPSC

What are Western Disturbances? Western disturbances (WDs) are eastward-moving extra tropical mid-tropospheric cyclonic circulations most often embedded in the subtropical westerly jetstream (STWJ). A jet stream is a river-like current of air circulating across the globe at upper levels of the troposphere (near the altitude of 30,000 feet). Why are they named so? The word

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Wholesale Price Index (WPI) Vs Consumer Price Index (CPI): Composition, Methodology, and Uses

Introduction: The government is considering changing the base year for key economic indices to FY23 and revamping several datasets to better reflect structural changes in the economy. Currently, measures such as the Index of Industrial Production (IIP), Wholesale Price Index (WPI), and National Income are benchmarked to FY12, with the previous base year being FY05.

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