Daily Current Affairs for UPSC Civil Services Exam – 12 August 2020

Daily Current Affairs for UPSC Civil Services Exam – 12 August 2020

In Today’s News:

  1. Rajya Sabha’s output has increased.

1. Rajya Sabha’s output has increased

News Summary

Hon’ble Vice President of India Shri. Venkaiah Naidu on the occasion of completion of three years as Vice President and ex-Officio Chairman of Rajya Sabha said that the functioning of the Rajya Sabha has seen certain “winds of change”. Higher level of Productivity and increased legislative output have been witnessed over the last few sessions of Rajya Sabha.

(Note: You may add the above words “winds of change” when you are writing UPSC mains exam – GS 2 answer regarding functions of Rajya Sabha by mentioning Hon’ble Vice President words. This will show you a different flavor in the answer)

Prelims GS – Polity

Rajya Sabha:

Refer to the prelims content of Rajya Sabha on 21st June 2020.

Mini Insights

Mains GS2 – Polity

Rajya Sabha polls and procedure:

Refer to the Mains content of procedure followed in the Rajya Sabha elections on 21st June 2020.

 

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