UPSC Current Affairs
VIGNAN IAS UPSC CURRENT AFFAIRS
Vignan IAS Academy provides Current affairs Analysis from the below consolidated sources;
- Comprehensive News Analysis (Daily, Weekly, Monthly)
- Best of PIB (Press Information Bureau)
- The Hindu News Paper Analysis
- Static General Knowledge
- UPSC Monthly Magazines and Weekly Magazines
- Gist of Yojana, Kurukshetra, RSTV
- Issues in News and Economic and Political Weekly (EPW)
- Current Affairs Quiz
- Weekly Current Affairs Webinar
Why is it important to read UPSC Current Affairs?
Current Affairs refer to the events of National and International in UPSC exam perspective. Since UPSC exam has the change in the pattern of examinations, questions related to current events and news have assumed a major role in deciding the fate of students.
Normally, the type of questions asked in the General awareness section can be divided into two:
- Dynamic, and
- Static Syllabus
The static portion pertains to that section of the UPSC syllabus that doesn’t change. For instance, the Democracy in India, the Geographical features of India, etc.
The dynamic portion bear on to current affairs and daily news analysis. The best way to cover current affairs is the daily newspaper and following credible sources like Press Information Bureau (PIB), THE HINDU, Indian Express, Live Mint, RajSabha Videos and Yojana Magazine.
A good understanding of Current Affairs is central to success in the UPSC Exam. The UPSC Current affairs span subjects like History, Geography, Economy, Environment and Ecology, Polity, Science and technology, International Relations, etc.
Candidates should remain updated on Daily Current Affairs that create headlines nationally as well as internationally. In the recent trends shows that the static and dynamic portions of Current Affairs Syllabus have significant overlap. The probability of encountering unexpected questions from Current Affairs in the traditionally static portions of the syllabus is becoming quite high.
Weight-age of Current Affairs in previous years UPSC Prelims
Below image shows the picture of clear cut weight-age of questions asked for Current affairs in previous years UPSC Prelims examinations.
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