Current Affairs, 22 October 2018

Current Affairs, 22 October 2018 Paper 1: Topic: Important Geophysical phenomena such as earthquakes, Tsunami, Volcanic activity, cyclone etc., geographical features and their location- changes in critical geographical features (including water-bodies and ice-caps) and in flora and fauna and the effects of such changes.   Third Pole What to study? For […]

Current Affairs, 20 October 2018

Current Affairs, 20 October 2018 Paper 1: Topic: Modern Indian history from about the middle of the eighteenth century until the present- significant events, personalities, issues.   Azad Hind Government   What to study? For Prelims and Mains: Particulars of Azad Hind Government- objectives, accomplishments and other related key facts. […]

Current Affairs, 19 October 2018

 Current Affairs, 19 October 2018 Paper 2: Topic: Statutory, regulatory and various quasi-judicial bodies.   Indian Council of Forestry Research and Education (ICFRE)   What to study? For Prelims: About ICFRE, NVS and KVS, Prakriti programme. For Mains: Significance of MoUs.   Context: The Indian Council of Forestry Research and Education […]

Current Affairs, 17 October 2018

Current Affairs, 17 October 2018   G.S Paper 1: Topic: Women and related issues.   POCSO Act What to study? For Prelims: POCSO Act provisions. For Mains: Sexual abuse of children- prevention and need for stringent provisions.   Context: The government has clarified that there is no time bar on reporting […]

Daily Current Affairs, 15 October 2018

Daily Current Affairs, 15 October 2018   G.S Paper 1: Topic: Women and related issues.   Justice Verma Committee   What to study? For Prelims and Mains: Highlights and significance of Justice Verma committee recommendations.   Context: The Centre recently announced its plan to set up a panel of judges to […]

Current Affairs, 13 October 2018

Current Affairs, 13 October 2018   G.S Paper 2: Topic: Effect of policies and politics of developed and developing countries on India’s interests, Indian diaspora.   Malaysian government decides to abolish capital punishment   What to study? For Prelims: About the abolishment. For Mains: Capital punishment- concerns, its effectiveness, challenges […]

Current Affairs, 13 October 2018

Current Affairs, 13 October 2018   G.S Paper 2: Topic: Effect of policies and politics of developed and developing countries on India’s interests, Indian diaspora.   Malaysian government decides to abolish capital punishment   What to study? For Prelims: About the abolishment. For Mains: Capital punishment- concerns, its effectiveness, challenges […]

Current Affairs, 11 October 2018

Current Affairs, 11 October 2018   G.S Paper 2: Topic: Statutory, regulatory and various quasi-judicial bodies.   Competition Commission of India   What to study? For Prelims and Mains: CCI- features, composition, functions and significance, Key features of the Competition Act.   Context: The Competition Commission of India (CCI) has amended […]

Current Affairs, 10 October 2018

Current Affairs, 10 October 2018   G.S Paper 1: Topic: Modern Indian history from about the middle of the eighteenth century until the present- significant events, personalities, issues.   Chhotu ram What to study? For Prelims and Mains: About Chhotu Ram and his contributions.   Context: A 64-foot-tall statue of peasant […]

Current Affairs, 09 October 2018

Current Affairs, 09 October 2018   G.S Paper 2: Topic: Statutory, regulatory and various quasi-judicial bodies.   Environment Pollution (Prevention and Control) Authority (EPCA)   What to study? For Prelims and Mains: EPCA- objectives, composition and significance.   Context: Union Ministry of Environment, Forests and Climate Change (MoEFCC) has reconstituted Supreme Court-empowered […]