Current Affairs, 17 November 2018

Current Affairs, 17 November 2018   Paper 1: Topic: Women related issues.   Maternity Benefit Act What to study? For Prelims: Maternity Benefit Act- key features. For Mains: Significance of the act and challenges in its implementation, what needs to be done?   Context: In a bid to encourage employers, especially […]

Current Affairs, 15 November 2018

Current Affairs, 15 November 2018   Paper 1: Topic: Modern Indian history from about the middle of the eighteenth century until the present- significant events, personalities, issues.   Rs 75 commemorative coin to mark anniversary of Tricolour hoisting by Bose What to study? For Prelims and Mains: Features of the […]

Current Affairs, 14 November 2018

Current Affairs, 14 November 2018   Paper 2: Topic: Issues relating to development and management of Social Sector/Services relating to Health, Education, Human Resources.   Leadership for Academicians Program (LEAP)   What to study? For Prelims and Mains: Key features and significance of the program. Context: The government has launched Leadership […]

Current Affairs, 13 November 2018

Current Affairs, 13 November 2018   G.S Paper 2: Topic: Statutory, regulatory and various quasi-judicial bodies.   National Green Tribunal (NGT)   What to study? For Prelims: All about NGT. For Mains: Pollution in Delhi, how staple burning is related to this event?, what needs to be done now?   […]

Current Affairs, 10 November 2018

Current Affairs, 10 November 2018 Paper 2: Topic: Indian Constitution- historical underpinnings, evolution, features, amendments, significant provisions and basic structure.   Double jeopardy   What to study? For Prelims and Mains: Meaning, features, significance and issues associated with Article 20 of the Constitution.   Context: The Supreme Court of India has […]

Current Affairs, 31 October 2018

Current Affairs, 31 October 2018   Paper 1: Topic: Modern Indian history from about the middle of the eighteenth century until the present- significant events, personalities, issues.   Sardar Patel Statue of Unity   What to study? For Prelims and Mains: Significance of the statue of unity and role and […]

Current Affairs, 30 October 2018

Current Affairs, 30 October 2018   Paper 2: Topic: Statutory, regulatory and various quasi-judicial bodies.   Central Adoption Resource Authority (CARA)   What to study? For Prelims: About CARA and Missionaries of Charity. For Mains: Significance and role of CARA in monitoring adoptions in the country, a brief overview of […]

Current Affairs, 27 October 2018

Current Affairs, 27 October 2018   Paper 2: Topic: Statutory, regulatory and various quasi-judicial bodies.   Experiencing North East festival   What to study? For Prelims: NEC, its functions and composition, about Experiencing North East festival. For Mains: Significance of North Eastern region of the country and efforts by government […]

Current Affairs, 26 October 2018

Current Affairs, 26 October 2018   Paper 2: Topic: Indian Constitution- historical underpinnings, evolution, features, amendments, significant provisions and basic structure.   Office of Profit What to study? For Prelims: Meaning of Office of Profit, exemptions and related key facts. For Mains: Issues associated and recent cases.   Context: President R N […]