Current Affair Analysis
July 31, 2019
Triple Talaq Bill; Muslim Women (Protection of Rights on Marriage) Bill, 2019; Talaq-e-biddat; Shah Bano’s case; Consumer Protection Bill 2019; Code on Wages Bill, 2019; Didi Ke Bolo campaign; Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite (TESS) mission; Insurance Regulatory and Development Authority of India (IRDAI); What is regulatory sandbox (RS); Banning of Unregulated Deposit Schemes Bill; Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code (IBC); National Vector Borne Disease Control Programme (NVBDCP); Shawala Teja Singh temple; Cyber Defence Centre; Project Sahara & Non-pneumatic Anti-shock Garment (NASG); etc.
July 30, 2019
President’s visit to Benin; Location of Benin; Location of Gambia; Location of Guinea; What is Wakf? Central Wakf Council; Renaming a State; The International Charter Space and Major Disaster; Rasogolla; Geographical Indication; Regional comprehensive Partnership Agreement (RCEP); Dam Safety Bill, 2019; Microdot technology; Automated Multimodal Biometric Identification System (AMBIS); Dr. Muthulakshmi Reddi;
July 29, 2019
Global Tiger Initiative (GTI); Nirbhaya fund; National Creche Scheme; Silk Samagra Scheme; Silk Production in India; Ambedkar Hastshilp Vikas Yojana; Global Tiger Day; All India Tiger Estimation 2018 Report; Tx2 programme; Article 35A and Article 370; El Nino; El Niño-Southern Oscillation (ENSO); Antarctic oscillation (AAO); ‘Deep Ocean Mission (DOM)’; Polymetallic Nodules; O-SMART; Integrated Battle Groups (IBGs); Securitypedia; Central Industrial Security Force (CISF); etc.
July 27, 2019
POCSO Act; What is Crop Cutting Experiments (CCEs)? Pradhan Mantri Fasal Bima Yojana (PMFBY); Rashtriya Gokul Mission; Gokul Gram Project; The Companies Act; State or public funding of elections; Workshop on Effective utilization of Red Mud; Hyperbola-1; Space Activities Bill,2017; Norms for insolvency resolution professionals; Insolvency and Bankruptcy Board of India (IBBI); etc.
July 26, 2019
Kargil Vijay Diwas; Indian Territorial Army; Civil Defence Volunteer Scheme; Global Innovation Index 2019; National Data Quality Forum (NDQF); AP Employment of Local Candidates in Industries and Factories Bill, 2019; Solar rooftop; New species of vine snake; CARE4U App; Van Dhan Scheme; Van Dhan Vikas Kendras initiative; Minor Forest Produce (MFP); Vande Bharat Express; Underwater Military Museum; Location of Jordan; etc.
July 25, 2019
Lightning: how does it strike?;Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Amendment Bill 2019; Deen Dayal Upadhyaya Grameen Kaushalya Yojana; The Code on Wages Bill, 2019; Pradhan Mantri Bhartiya Janaushadhi Pariyojana (PMBJP); Generic medicines; Pradhan Mantri Laghu Vyapari Maan-dhan Yojana; National Institute of Miners' Health (NIMH); National Institute of Occupational Health; Colistin; Pocket-sized, glow-in-the-dark shark species; Dracaena cambodiana; 'FASTag lanes'; 'Sonali'; UKEIRI Mobility Programme: Study in India; etc.
July 24, 2019
Non-Aligned Movement (NAM); Ban on cryptocurrency; Simla Agreement; Kala-azar; Demographic Dividend; Total Fertility Rate (TFR); Data Localisation; ‘JATAN: Virtual Museum software’; Scaly-foot snail species; PENCIL (Platform for Effective Enforcement for No Child Labour) portal; National Child Labour Project (NCLP); Project Sampark; Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection) Act, 2015; Gharial; etc.
July 22, 2019
UDAN (Ude Desh Ka Aam Naagrik) scheme; Parliamentary Committees; Departmental Standing Committees (DSCs); Service voters; Electronically transmitted Postal Ballot System (ETPBS); Blockchain technology; National Crime Records Bureau (NCRB); Automated Facial Recognition System; Crime and Criminal Tracking Network and Systems (CCTNS); Forest Rights Act, 2006; What is the three-language formula? India’s first Lightest and indigenous Bullet Proof Jacket ‘Bhabha Kavach’; Indian Ordnance Factories; Tiangong 2; etc.
July 20, 2019
Chandipura Virus; Government e Marketplace (GeM); Economic impact of organic farming; Paramparagat Krishi Vikas Yojana (PKVY); Mission Organic Value Chain Development for North Eastern Region (MOVCDNER); Right to Information (Amendment) Bill, 2019; Airports Economic Regulatory Authority of India (Amendment) Bill; Airports Economic Regulatory Authority of India (AERA); The Protection of Human Rights (Amendment) Bill 2019; New Red list of IUCN; Classification by the IUCN Red List; NAG missile; etc.
July 19, 2019
Srinivasa Ramanujan;Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana (PMUY); One Stop Centre (OSC) scheme; Public health emergencies of international concern (PHEIC); Ebola virus disease (EVD); Paramarsh scheme; National Accreditation and Assessment Council (NAAC); Ramanujam Machine; Karnataka Political Crisis; What is a floor test? What is a whip? Sagar Maitri Mission-2; Urban Haats; ‘Infrastructure and Technology Support’ scheme; What are Ploonets? Tabby’s star; etc.
July 18, 2019
Dibang Multipurpose Project (DPP); Pradhan Mantri Urja Ganga Project; High Pressure-High Temperature (HP-HT) reservoirs; National Social Assistance Programme (NSAP); Bonded Labour System (Abolition) Act 1976; Atal Bimit Vyakti Kalyan Yojna; Rajiv Gandhi Shramik Kalyan Yojana; Pradhan Mantri Rozgar Protsahan Yojana (PMRPY); 15th Finance Commission; Grants-in-Aid; International Court of Justice (ICJ); International Solar Alliance (ISA); Location of Palau; Internet Saathi initiative; Kihoto Hollohan case; Navigation with Indian Constellation (NavIC) system; Indian Regional Navigation Satellite System (IRNSS); Incredible India Campaign; Pacific Asia Travel Association (PATA) Gold Awards; PATA; Red Corner notices; etc.
July 17, 2019
Appointment of Governors; Sarkaria Commission (1988); Venkatachaliah Commission (2002); Punchhi Commission (2010); Motor Vehicles (Amendment) Bill, 2019; Swadesh Darshan Scheme; Tourist Circuit; Crime and Criminal Tracking Network and Systems (CCTNS); Crime and Criminal Information System (CCIS); Common Integrated Police Application (CIPA); Broadband Readiness Index (BRI); What are Right of Way guidelines (RoW)? Spektr-Rg; Open Acreage Licensing Policy (OALP); Hydrocarbon Exploration & Licensing Policy (HELP); Low-carbon transport system; Mahila Samriddhi Yojana; New Swarnima Scheme for Women; Appropriation Bill; What is Demands for Grants? What is Guillotine? Jagrukta Abhiyaan; Vector-borne diseases; Markandeshwar temple; Sangeet Natak Akademi; etc.
July 16, 2019
Reservation of Limboo and Tamang Communities; Sagarmala project; ‘Sustainable Alternative Towards Affordable Transportation’ (SATAT) initiative; Biogas; Maternity Benefit Act, 1961; Maternity Benefit (Amendment) Act, 2017; Pradhan Mantri Shram Yogi Maan-dhan (PM-SYM); Seva Bhoj Yojna; National Investigation Agency (Amendment) Bill, 2019; Thirty Meter Telescope (TMT); Censure the salutations My Lord and Your Lordship; Uniform national rate of power; Blue Flag programme;Structure of Sikkim Legislative Assembly; Honey Mission; Khadi and Village Industries Commission (KVIC); Sahiwal cow; Molecular mechanism of Tuberculosis (TB); Spent pot lining (SPL); etc.
July 15, 2019
Kartarpur Corridor; Jalyukta Shivar Abhiyan; Chandrayaan-2 mission; GSLV Mk-III; El Nino; El Niño-Southern Oscillation (ENSO); Overseas bonds; Government bond or sovereign bond; External commercial borrowing; Will privatisation help the Railways? Bibek Debroy Committee (2015); Meghalaya draft water policy; Orchid; National Mobile Property Registry and Central Equipment Identity Register (CEIR); etc.
July 13, 2019
Green Card; ‘Fairness for High-Skilled Immigrants Act of 2019, or HR 1044; Tenth Schedule to the Indian Constitution; Anti-Defection Law; Population Regulation Bill, 2019; India's Two-Child Policy; Global Multidimensional Poverty Index 2019; Multidimensional Poverty Index 2019; Draft on tenancy law; “LaQshya” (Labour room Quality Improvement Initiative); Kharchi Puja; GAFA tax; Merchant Discount Rate (MDR); Operation Thirst; etc.
July 12, 2019
India-based Neutrino Observatory (INO); What are neutrinos? Beti Bachao Beti Padhao (BBBP) Scheme; Swadhar Greh scheme; Various schemes for women rehabilitation; International Cooperation (IC) Scheme; Non-lapsable Central Pool of Resources scheme; North East Special Infrastructure Development Scheme (NESIDS); NRK (Non-resident Keralites) investment company; Sikhs for Justice group; Sutlej Yamuna Link (SYL) Canal; Hayabusa; Hayabusa2; Spike missile; etc.
July 11, 2019
World Population Day 2019;Inter-State River Water disputes (Amendment) Bill, 2019; Interstate Water Dispute Act, 1956; Protection of Children from Sexual Offences (POCSO) Act; The Transgender Persons (Protection of Rights) Bill, 2019; Unregulated Deposit Schemes Bill, 2019; Pradhan Mantri Gram Sadak Yojana-I (PMGSY); PMGSY-III scheme; Road Connectivity Project for Left Wing Extremism Area (RCPLWEA); Article 370 of the Indian Constitution; Measles; Rubella; Grant of Organized Group ‘A’ Status to Indian RPF Service; Non-Functional Financial Upgradation (NFFU); Utkarsha 2022; Green tax on plane tickets; etc.