fbpx

Current Affairs

Current Affairs section includes issues and matters of latest news, recent important judgement, social initiatives announcements, hot issues, G.K etc. Also it covers Science &Technology, cultural and sports related matters.

Plasma Therapy and Plasma Bank – All you need to Know

The Covid-19 pandemic continues to bleed humanity with over 500,000 deaths. One therapy that has shown promise against Covid-19, is the Convalescent Plasma Therapy (CPT). Several World Health Organization (WHO Solidarity Trial) sponsored and State-led trials to fight against the pandemic are in the process. Amid this India has moved ahead in the direction of …

Plasma Therapy and Plasma Bank – All you need to Know Read More »

India – China Relations: Will There Be a Reset After Galwan Valley Incident?

The recent Galwan valley incident at the LAC has again brought underlying tension in the Indo-China relations at the forefront. It is an important topic for the UPSC Mains examination. This article briefly covers India-China Relations post-1947. India – China Political Relations Post Independence, in 1950 India was among the first countries to formally recognize …

India – China Relations: Will There Be a Reset After Galwan Valley Incident? Read More »

All about Corona Virus and its Prevention

In December 2019, there was a cluster of pneumonia cases in China. Therefore, investigations were carried out and found that the pneumonia is caused by a previously unknown virus. Thereafter, the virus named as 2019 Novel Corona Virus or Covid 19. Researchers used next-generation sequencing to identify the novel human infecting Coronavirus. Further, several patients …

All about Corona Virus and its Prevention Read More »

Citizenship Amendment Bill (CAB) 2019 – All you need to know

The Rajya Sabha passed the Citizenship Amendment Bill on Wednesday, 11th December 2019. The president of India signed the bill on December 12,2019. The nation is undergoing widespread protests against the bill.125 lawmakers supported the bill while 99 voted against the bill. This article explains about the Citizenship Amendment Bill (CAB) and the reasons behind …

Citizenship Amendment Bill (CAB) 2019 – All you need to know Read More »

One India One Election – Advantages and disadvantages of One Nation One Election System

The plan of conducting state polls and Lok Sabha polls together has been proposed by Prime Minister Narendra Modi. The Prime Minister called an all-party meeting on Wednesday, June 19, 2019, to discuss simultaneous polls. “One India One Election” means holding Lok Sabha and state assembly elections together. How India can implement it and what …

One India One Election – Advantages and disadvantages of One Nation One Election System Read More »

EWS Reservation Eligibility – Will you come under 10% Economically Weaker Section Category Quota?

The government of India has recently announced 10% reservation for Economically Weaker Sections (EWS). Economic reservation came into force by an amendment of the constitution, which is the 124th amendment of the Indian constitution. Those candidates who are financially backward and excluded from the other reservation schemes are the beneficiaries of 10% quota. Therefore, a …

EWS Reservation Eligibility – Will you come under 10% Economically Weaker Section Category Quota? Read More »

DRDO’s Anti-Satellite Missile Test (ASAT) : Top 10 Facts You Should Know

India successfully conducted an Anti- Satellite Missile Test, named as Mission Shakti, in which an Anti- Satellite missile system (ASAT) was shot down the Low Earth Orbit satellite within three minutes of launch. The mission was conducted by Defense Research and Development Organization (DRDO) on March 27, 2019 from Dr A P J Abdul Kalam …

DRDO’s Anti-Satellite Missile Test (ASAT) : Top 10 Facts You Should Know Read More »

Banking Crisis in India – Failure of Governance and Regulation

Now Banking Crisis in India is a hot topic as you know many business men looted bank and escaped to foreign countries. In the 2008 , crisis loomed world over , all major economics effected and growth rated declined , inflation doubled, unemployment increased. However it’s impact was minuscule in India due to strong banking …

Banking Crisis in India – Failure of Governance and Regulation Read More »

Interlinking of Rivers in India: Merits, Demerits & features

Interlinking of Rivers project is an idea to transfer water from surplus river basins to ease the water shortages in western and southern India. It comprises of 30 links to connect 37 Himalayan and peninsular rivers. It is a proposed large scale civil engineering project that aims to link Indian rivers by a system of canals and …

Interlinking of Rivers in India: Merits, Demerits & features Read More »

Gorakhpur Tragedy and Japanese Encephalitis :A series of negligence and future lessons

The unfortunate deaths of around 60 children in Baba Raghav medical college whether its due to lack of oxygen supply or inappropriate treatment for contagious diseases (like Japanese Encephalitis) put a question mark on government and health care delivery systems. Although, actual reason behind the incident is not clear, both reasons could be preventable. Lack …

Gorakhpur Tragedy and Japanese Encephalitis :A series of negligence and future lessons Read More »

Uniform Civil Code (UCC): Advantages and disadvantages

The Uniform Civil Code is the application of one national civil irrespective of their religion. Uniform civil code covers various areas like marriage, divorce, inheritance, adoption. As these matters are secular in nature so that it can be enacted through a uniform law. In other words, this can be termed as personal law. Although some …

Uniform Civil Code (UCC): Advantages and disadvantages Read More »

MTCR and its significance to India for various reasons.

The entry of India into the missile control technology regime [MTCR], has many advantages. There four organizations that controls the non proliferation treaty, namely the nuclear suppliers group, the MTCR, the Australia group and the Wassenaar group. These clubs make regulations for their members to control the export of sensitive materials and technologies to non …

MTCR and its significance to India for various reasons. Read More »

8 Interesting facts about ISRO’s PSLV C 37 launch.

 ISRO-Its breakthrough in space research The Indian space research organization [ISRO], formed in 1969 with its headquarters in Bangalore. The formation of ISRO boosted the space research innovations in India. Today this space organization meets the needs of fast and reliable communication and earth observations. It maintains one of the largest fleet communication as well …

8 Interesting facts about ISRO’s PSLV C 37 launch. Read More »

Western Ghats: Geographical features,biodiversity and its conservation.

The Western Ghats are the mountain groups running parallel to the western coast of the Indian peninsula. The Ghats is well known for its biodiversity, where we can find a variety of flora and fauna. The Western Ghats again find a place in the news after the announcement of the UNESCO World Heritage site. Followed …

Western Ghats: Geographical features,biodiversity and its conservation. Read More »

Scroll to Top