The Hindu

GS2: Parliament and State Legislatures—Structure, Functioning, Conduct of Business, Powers & Privileges and Issues Arising out of these.

GS3: Role of Media and Social Networking Sites in Internal Security Challenges

GS3: Indian Economy, mobilisation of resources

  • A blip This year’s restrictions by States have inflicted less economic costs than the 2020 lockdown
  • SEBI eases commodity contract rules SEBI on Thursday relaxed the advance intimation requirement for exchanges for carrying out modifications in the contract specifications of commodity derivatives contracts.

GS3: Cybersecurity

GS3: Role of External State and Non-state Actors in creating challenges to Internal Security.

GS3: Bilateral, Regional and Global Groupings and Agreements involving India and/or affecting India’s interests.

GS2: Issues pertaining to federalism

  • FinMin releases ₹9,871-cr. grant to 17 States The eligibility of states to receive this grant and the quantum of grant was decided by the Commission based on the gap between assessment of revenue and expenditure of the state after taking into account the assessed devolution for the financial year 2021-22

GS3: Storage, Transport and Marketing of Agricultural Produce and Issues and Related Constraints

  • Cabinet extends Agri Infra Fund loans to APMCs The Centre has decided to allow state-run market yards to access financing facilities through its Agricultural Infrastructure Fund to calm the fears of protesting farmers that such market yards are being weakened.

Indian Express

GS2: Structure, Organization and Functioning of the Executive and the Judiciary

GS2: Structure, Organization and Functioning of the Executive and the Judiciary—Ministries and Departments of the Government

  • Explained: Why a Cooperation Ministry The newly formed Ministry of Cooperation, headed by Amit Shah, will aim to strengthen the cooperative movement in the country. How do cooperatives work, and why was the need for the new Ministry felt?

GS3: Awareness in the fields of IT, Space

PIB Corner

GS2: Issues Relating to Development and Management of Social Sector/Services relating to Health, Education, Human Resources.