Current Affairs Analysis
August 31, 2020
Channapatna Toys; Rules for administration in the UT J&K; Africa free of wild polio; Polio; Vaccine derived polio; Inactivated polio vaccine; Sleeping sickness; African Trypanosomiasis; University Grants Commission; UN guidelines on social justice for PwDs; National Crime Records Bureau; Northeast monsoon; Southwest monsoon; World's Largest Wetland; Pantanal region; Turkey Mediterranean drilling; Mediterranean Sea; Muharram; National Sports Day; 2020 Online Chess Olympiad; African baobab; etc.
August 29, 2020
Barn owl; Common Electoral Roll; Pradhan Mantri Jan Dhan Yojana; National Award to Teachers 2020; Eklavya Model Residential Schools (EMRS); Sustainable Finance Collaborative; Kavaratti island; India-Japan relations; Shinzo Abe; Mahatma Ayyankali; Great Andamanese tribe; Jarwas; Onges; Shompens; North Sentinelese; World Urdu Conference; National Council for Promotion of Urdu Language (NCPUL); Hurricane Laura; Tropical cyclone; Association of Renewable Energy Agencies of the States; Doing Business Report; Poshan Maah; OSCA1.3 Plant protein; Noor Inayat Khan; Svalbard archipelago; etc.
August 28, 2020
Panspermia theory; Sub-categorisation of Scheduled Castes; Presidential list; Article 341; Armed Forces Tribunal; Vinoba Bhave; Bhoodan Movement; Gramdan Movement; Tribal languages face extinction threat; Mother Tongue Based Multi-Lingual Education; UNESCO degree of endangerment of languages; Deinococcus radiodurans; Radiation-resistant bacteria; Van Allen radiation belt; Bureau of Police Research and Development; EOHO Scheme of UK; Textile Grand Challenge 2019; etc.
August 27, 2020
Pulikkali; NDC–Transport Initiative for Asia; Draft Health Data Management Policy; National Digital Health Mission; Minimum age of Marriage in India; Age of marriage and health; Export Preparedness Index (EPI) 2020; RBI Annual Report 2019-20; RBI Contingency Fund; Currency and Gold Revaluation Account (CGRA); Investment Revaluation Account Foreign Securities (IRA-FS); Investment Revaluation Account-Rupee Securities (IRA-RS); Sin tax; National Clean Air Programme (NCAP); Right to clean air; INS Viraat; New circles of ASI; Archaeological Survey of India; Pradhan Mantri Rashtriya Bal Puraskar-2021; Tribal dances of Tamil Nadu and J&K;etc.
August 26, 2020
Warli painting; Sixth schedule; Arunachal Pradesh seeks 6th Schedule; Haryana Panchayat Bill; Panchayati Raj Institutions (PRI); Changes in CSR rules; Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR); Glanders disease; Construction and demolition waste; India-Vietnam cooperation; Location of Vietnam; First all-weather route to Ladakh; Darcha-Padum-Nimu route; Earth’s inner core is older; Geodynamo; Fujiwhara effect; Super apps; Paediatric inflammatory multisystem syndrome; Chhavni COVID: Yodha Sanrakshan Yojana; BRICS innovation base; Women's Equality Day; etc.
August 25, 2020
Guwahati ropeway; National Council for Transgender Persons; Transgender Persons (Protection of Rights) Act, 2019; Transgender Persons Act, 2019; Personal Insolvency; National Company Law Tribunal (NCLT); Disabled persons under NFSA 2013; National Food Security Act 2013; Targeted Public Distribution System (TPDS); DNA Bill caste-based profiling; Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB); Hyderabad; Behrupiyas; Asteroid 2018VP1; Double Asteroid Redirection Test; Hera; Dwarf galaxy aberrations; MY IAF; Indian Association of Parliamentariants on Population and Development; India’s longest river ropeway; Bonda Tribe; Nuakhai Juhar; etc.
August 24, 2020
Election Commission of India; Election Commissioner; Tripura-Mizoram border dispute; Bru Tribe; Open API Service; Aarogya Setu; P-notes; Participatory notes; Sri Lanka to draft new Constitution; 19th Constitutional amendment Act of Sri Lanka; India-Sri Lanka relations; Santa Ana winds; Lost species of elephant shrew rediscovered in Africa; Location of Mousuni Island etc.
August 22, 2020
Turkey Byzantine church; National Strategy for Financial Education 2020-25; Harit Path App; Harit Bharat Sankalp; Kala Azar; Portal for Registration and Renewal of Jewellers; Hallmarking; Bureau of Indian Standards; Science and Technology Indicators 2018; India-Bangladesh Teesta river issue; Teesta river; India-Bangladesh relations; Pakistan & Saudi Arabia drifting apart; Saudi-Pakistan tension; Dragonfly festival; Thumbimahotsavam 2020; National Sports Awards 2020; Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna Award; Arjun award; Dronacharya award; Supercapacitor electrodes from waste; Namath Basai; Location of Mali; etc.
August 21, 2020
India-Sweden Healthcare Innovation Centre; Swachh Survekshan Survey 2020; TRIFOOD Project; TRIFED; Online pharmacy in India; Flavonoids; Tuberculosis; Chikungunya; India Development Update 2020; Why does a Zebra have stripes; Puma; Lingaraj Temple; Research on Carbon Capture, Utilisation & Storage; The Corona Fighters; Chemosynthesis; Indian Bison; etc.
August 20, 2020
Monarch butterfly; Sutlej-Yamuna Link canal; National Recruitment Agency; Common Eligibility Test; Domicile-based Job quota; Article 16; Compensatory Afforestation; Compensatory Afforestation Fund Act, 2016; Compensatory Afforestation Fund Management and Planning (CAMPA); Plastic pollution in Atlantic Ocean; Microplastics; Atlantic Ocean; Guru Granth Sahib; Parkash Purab; Invisible shield for Electromagnetic Interference; Ninja UAVs; Millennium Alliance; 2020 QG; D614G; etc.
August 19, 2020
African Cheetah; Asiatic Cheetah; No need to audit PM CARES; PM-CARES; Parliamentary Standing Committee on Information Technology; Parliamentary Committees; Dhanwantari Rath; AYURAKSHA; Swadeshi Microprocessor Challenge; Rise in India’s Cancer burden; National Cancer Registry Programme (NCRP); Atal Rankings ARIIA 2020; Self-regulatory organisations (SROs); Galapagos; Naval Commanders’ Conference 2020; Awards for Indo-U.S. Virtual Networks for COVID-19; Digital Quality of Life Index 2020; Killing of blowout; NaiUdaan & NayaSavera; Green Corridors; etc.
August 18, 2020
International Solar Alliance; First World Solar Technology Summit; Fly ash; Bhadbhut project; Narmada River; Bioethanol blending in Petrol; Ethanol Blending; 1G biofuel plant; 2G biofuel plant; Pandit Jasraj; Mewat gharana; Marthoman Jacobite Syrian Cathedral Church; Genetic affinities of Gujjars and Ladakhis; ALEKH; IIMC celebrates its 56th Foundation Day; Paryushan Parva; etc.
August 17, 2020
August 17, 2020
project Lion; Contempt of Court; National Digital Health Mission; National Health ID; Providing Urban amenities in Rural Areas (PURA); Swasthya Portal; Fit India Youth Clubs; Price Monitoring and Resource Unit; Project Dolphin; Mauritius oil spill; International Labour Organization Convention 182; Minimum Age Convention 1973; UN Convention on the Rights of the Child, 1989; Gallantry Awards; SRIJAN Portal; AYUSH for Immunity Campaign; Operation Hidden Idol; European Pine Marten; etc.
August 14, 2020
National flag of India; Transparent Taxation - Honoring the Honest; Mission Organic Value Chain Development for North East Region (MOVCD); Paramparagat Krishi Vikas Yojana; Jaivik Kheti Portal; Empowering Tribals, Transforming India; Salmonella bacteria; Elephants and Eco conflict; World Elephant Day; Asian Elephants; Abraham Agreement between UAE and Israel; West Bank; Greater Male Connectivity Project (GMCP); Maldives; Naval Innovation and Indigenisation Organisation; OPV Sarthak; Dwarf planet Ceres; E-pass module under HRMS project; Seagrasses; etc.
August 13, 2020
Hornbill; Who is Assamese?; Assam Accord 1985; Genome; Genome sequencing; Medical abortion (MA) drugs; Papum Reserve Forest; Pakke Tiger Reserve; Abscisic acid (ABA); What is recession?; Project Cheetah; Heron advanced UAV system; Depsang Plains; Perseids meteor shower; What is meteor shower?; ISRO’s role in developmental activities; International Youth Day; Home Minister’s Medal for Excellence in Investigation, 2020; etc.
August 12, 2020
Giant Asian honey bees; Daughters have equal birthright to property; Hindu Succession Act, 1956; Krishi Megh; National Agricultural Higher Education Project (NAHEP); Student Entrepreneurship Programme 2.0; Atal Innovation Mission (AIM); Atal Tinkering Labs (ATL); Pradhan Mantri Jan Arogya Yojana (PM-JAY); Minimum Standards of Architectural Education Regulations, 2020; Report on Business Responsibility Reporting; Montreal Convention (1999); Tribal Freedom Fighters’ Museums; Hindustan Urvarak & Rasayan Limited; Sputnik V; etc.