Current Affairs For IAS PCS Civil services Exams.

Current Affairs: 15 December 2018 Paper 2: Topics Covered: Statutory, regulatory and various quasi-judicial bodies. Issues relating to development and management of Social Sector/Services relating to Health, Education, Human Resources.   National Medical Devices Promotion Council   What to study? For Prelims: About NMDPC- Composition, objectives and functions. For Mains: Significance and the need for…

Current Affairs for IAS PCS Civil Services Exams : 14 December 2018

Current Affairs for IAS PCS Civil Services Exams : 14 December 2018

Current Affairs : 14 December 2018 Paper 2: Topics Covered: Statutory, regulatory and various quasi-judicial bodies.   Telecom Disputes Settlement & Appellate Tribunal (TDSAT) What to study? For Prelims and Mains: TDSAT- composition, objectives, functions and powers.   Context: Telecom Disputes Settlement & Appellate Tribunal (TDSAT) has rejected TRAI’s order that had changed the definition of ‘significant…

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 in the private sector, to…

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 commemorative coin, flag hoisting by…

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 for Academicians Programme (LEAP) for…

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?   Context: Stating that State governments had…

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 ruled that the bar of double…

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 contributions of Sardar Vallabhai Patel…

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 Hague Convention.   Context: Three years…

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 for the development of the…