Current Affairs Analysis
September 22, 2017
INS Kalvari, First Indian Scorpene Submarine; Intelligent Transportation Systems; International Road federation (IRF); New PPP Policy to promote private investments in affordable housing; “VASTRA – An International Textile and Apparel Fair 2017”; India’s textiles sector; World's first 'molecular robot'; etc.
September 21, 2017
September 20, 2017
What is Optical polarisation phenomenon? Chardham Mahamarg Vikas Pariyojna; What is Inter-country parental child abduction? The Hague Abduction Convention; Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI); Telecommunications Dispute Settlement and Appellate Tribunal (TDSAT); ‘Zero Hunger’ programme; What is SDG Goal 2? What is a genetic garden? Carnatic musician Dr. MS Subbulakshmi; etc.
September 19, 2017
Sashastra Seema Bal (SSB) to get intelligence wing; Fugitive Economic Offenders Bill, 2017; Shaheed Gram Vikas Yojana; Who is Birsa Munda? What are REITs? What is InvITs? What is CIBMS? Indo-Pakistan border; India’s coastal security challenges; Google Tez; Welfare and Rehabilitation Board (WARB) Mobile App; etc.
September 18, 2017
September 16, 2017
Snow leopard no longer ‘endangered’; Need for prison reforms; Assam forms ‘State Capital Region’; ‘Population and Women Empowerment Policy of Assam’; Deal to Upgrade Alang-Sosiya Shipyards; Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA); India Japan Act East Forum; Astra Missile; Chair of the IOC Ethics Commission; 16 September: International Day for Preservation of Ozone Layer
September 14, 2017
September 13, 2017
Survey of Un-appraised Areas of Sedimentary Basins of India; Payment of Gratuity (Amendment) Bill, 2017; “Dairy Processing & Infrastructure Development Fund”; Tower Infrastructure Company; First compendium of animal diversity in the Sundarban islands; Zoological Survey of India (ZSI); “Wood is Good” Campaign; Forest-Plus; Bengaluru Named Among World’s Top 25 High-Tech Cities; Saturn’s moon Titan; Cassini Mission; etc.
September 12, 2017
Sanctions Against North Korea; United Nations Security Council (UNSC); ‘FoSCoRIS’ system; Food Safety and Standards Authority of India (FSSAI); Namami Gange Programme; 2nd India-Afghanistan Strategic Partnership Council; What is CARB X? What are Gram-negative bacteria? Antibiotic resistance; ‘Brane Craft’; Menace of space debris; etc.
September 11, 2017
September 09, 2017
Tenzing Montes and Hillary Montes; No-fly list for unruly passengers; New species of edible fish - Labeo filiferus; Pampa river; Women in armed forces; Corps of Military Police (CMP); Central Ground Water Board (CGWB); Tenzing Norgay; Edmund Hillary; International Astronomical Union (IAU); Fuel from oxygen in air; Sahara Forest Project; Location of Jordan; etc.
September 08, 2017
What is hyperloop transportation system? Uninhabited Lakshadweep island Parali I vanishes; What is FAME India scheme? National Electric Mobility Mission Plan (NEMMP) 2020; 8th September: International Literacy Day; Literacy rate in India; Bali Declaration over Rohingya issue; Who are Rohingyas? etc.
September 07, 2017
What is M2M communications? UJALA scheme; Health Ministry launches two new contraceptives - Antara and Chhaya; Mission ParivarVikas; Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2018; Expert Task Force on Employment & Exports; India, Myanmar sign 11 Agreements; 2017 Sri Lanka-India Exercise (SLINEX); etc.
September 07, 2017
Who are the ‘Dreamers’? Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA); DIKSHA Portal; National Nutrition Strategy; Disability pension for defence forces; Complaint and Litigation Reduction Scheme (CLRS); The Code on Wages Bill, 2017; Line of Actual Control (LAC); Iran- Pakistan- India (IPI) gas pipeline; Artificial Leaf; etc.
September 05, 2017
9th BRICS summit; Xiamen declaration; SAUNI Yojana; Advance Pricing Agreements (APAs); What are Systemically Important Banks? Locky Ransomware; CERT-In; #LetsTalkIP; What is Geographical Indication? Cell for IPR Promotion and Management (CIPAM); 12th Indo-Nepal Joint Exercise Surya Kiran; 5 September: National Teachers Day; Prakriti Khoj; etc.
September 04, 2017
Breakthrough Listen Project (BLP); Buxa Tiger Reserve; BRICS Interbank Co-operation Mechanism; What is Asia Africa Growth Corridor? Walled City of Ahmedabad; World Heritage Cities Programme; What is Fast radio bursts (FRB)? Tiger augmentation programme; TRAPPIST-1; Sitharaman becomes India’s first full-time woman defence minister; etc.