Current Affair Analysis
February 20, 2019
The Dard Aryans of Ladakh; Arundhati Gold Scheme of Assam; Motion of thanks to Presidential Address; Small Grants Programme (SGP); Ujjwala Utsav; Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana (PMUY); River Information Services (RIS); What is Fish pass? The Global Fund; HIV/AIDS; UNAIDS; North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO); Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act (UAPA); Women's Global Development and Prosperity Initiative; VVPAT; LAIRCM Self-Protection Suites; Parmanu Tech 2019; etc.
February 19, 2019
Hera mission;Banning of Unregulated Deposit Schemes Bill, 2018; Rashtriya Kamdhenu Aayog; International Financial Services Centres (IFSCs); Income-Tax Ombudsman and Indirect Tax Ombudsman; Agri-Market infrastructure fund (AMIF); NABARD; ‘Darwaza Band-Part Two’; Swachh Bharat mission- Gramin; ‘zero fatality corridor’; Didymoon; Double Asteroid Redirection Test (DART); Andaman and Nicobar Islands Integrated Development Corporation Limited (ANIIDCL); ‘Freedom of the City of London’; Légion d’Honneur; India’s first “career portal”; Categorisation of Farmers; etc.
February 15, 2019
Thane creek Flamingo Santuary; Rashtriya Vayoshri Yojana; Poverty Line; 2nd Edition of Asia LPG Summit; World LPG Association (WLPGA); Safe City project; Sentinelese Tribe; Jarawa Tribe; What is Magnetic North Pole? World Magnetic Model (WMM); Indian Banking Association (IBA); Kisan Credit Card Scheme; GSAT- 31; Sanjay Gandhi National Park; Kanheri caves; Akademi Puraskar; Sangeet Natak Akademi; Siamese fighting fish; Surajkund International Crafts Mela; Central African Republic; UNSC resolution 2454; etc.
February 15, 2019
Elephant Corridors; National Sports Development Fund; Target Olympic Podium Scheme (TOPS); Draft of National River Ganga Bill, 2018; ‘Pre-Departure Orientation Training’ (PDOT) programme; Pravasi Kaushal Vikas Yojana (PKVY); National Skill Development Corporation India (NSDC); Employment of Women in Mines; Mines Act, 1952; Directorate General of Mines Safety (DGMS); Indian Ocean Rim Association (IORA); National Disaster Management Authority (NDMA); National Testing Agency (NTA); Project Elephant; Gaj Yatra; What is Angel tax? Hoveizeh long-range cruise missile; Alzheimer’s disease; etc.
February 09, 2019
POWERGRID; Rajadhyaksha Committee on Power Sector Reforms; National Grid; National Foundation for Communal Harmony (NFCH); Know My India Programme; Bharat Rang Mahotsav (BRM); National School of Drama (NSD); Price Monitoring and Research Unit (PMRU); National Pharmaceutical Pricing Authority (NPPA); Drugs Prices Control Order, 1995; Celling prices and Non-celling prices; What is Suo-motu pricing? What is Pro-rata Pricing? Foreign Contribution (Regulation) Act (FCRA), 2010; Millet Village Scheme; 2nd February: World Wetlands Day; Ramsar convention; Montreux Record; Loktak Lake; Bedin 1; Hubble Space Telescope; ‘Operation Smile-V’; Nilavembu kudineer; etc.
February 08, 2019
Denotified, Nomadic and Semi-Nomadic Tribes (NCDNSNT); Idate commission; Renke Commission; 'Environmental Rule of Law, First Global Report'; 'Pradhan Mantri Shram-Yogi Mandhan'; Transparency International; INSTEX (Instrument in Support of Trade Exchanges); Iran nuclear deal framework; What is INF (Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces) treaty? What is Prompt Corrective Action (PCA)? Pradhan Mantri Kisan Samman Nidhi (P.M. Kissan); New rules for e-commerce; Rashtriya Gokul Mission; Gokul Gram Project; Milan-2T anti-tank missiles; etc.
February 04, 2019
Guru Padmasambhava; The President’s address to both Houses of Parliament; Department for Promotion of Industry and Internal Trade; Swadesh Darshan Scheme; What is a Tourist Circuit? Nuclear Suppliers Group (NSG); Dandi Salt March; International conference on Guru Padmasambhava; What is Polar Vortex? Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion) battery; Lithium-ion cell technology; Human Space Flight Centre (HSFC); Gaganyaan mission; Carnot Prize 2018; etc.