Current Affair Analysis
June 29, 2019
Council of Europe; One Stop Center Scheme; Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana (Urban); Resilient Kerala Programme; World Bank’s Development Policy Operations (DPO); Van Dhan Scheme; Van Dhan Vikas Kendras initiative; Forests Rights Act (FRA),2006; Education Quality Upgradation and Inclusion Programme (EQUIP).; Article 370; Jammu and Kashmir Reservation (Amendment) Bill; National Mission for Natural Language Translation; PM-STIAC (Prime Minister's Science, Technology and Advisory Council); Minimum support price (MSP); “Grievance Against Misleading Advertisements” (GAMA); Go Tribal Campaign; Loktantra Senanis; International Day against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking; United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC); Budapest Convention; Location of Crimea; etc.
June 28, 2019
Statue of Ranjit Singh; Group of Twenty (G20); What is Integrated Management of Public Distribution System (IMPDS)? What is Depot Online System (DOS)? National Food Security Act (NFSA), 2013; Electoral bonds; Electoral Bonds; Jal Shakti Abhiyan; Atal Innovation Mission (AIM); Atal Tinkering Labs; Food fortification; Food Safety and Standards (Fortification of Foods) Regulations, 2018; Rice Fortification; International Seed Testing Association (ISTA); Kobe; Hyogo Prefecture; TrackChild Portal; Centre for Inland and Coastal Maritime Technology (CICMT); #IBelong Campaign; SMART survey; etc.
June 27, 2019
Sindhu Darshan Utsav; DNA Technology (Use and Application) Regulation Bill; Recombinant DNA; Space Activities Bill,2017; Methane on Mars; Global Methane Initiative (GMI); NASA’s Curiosity; Reform of the United Nations Security Council (UNSC); Deep Space Atomic Clock (DSAC); ASCENT green fuel; LightSail 2; What is Parole? etc.
June 26, 2019
75th anniversary of Battle of Imphal;Motion of thanks; Beekeeping Development Committee (BDC); Beekeeping; North Eastern Council; Fall Army Worm (FAW); NRC Assam Additional Draft List 2019; What is National Register of Citizens (NRC)? Who is a D-voter? Foreign tribunals (FT); Second Edition of “Healthy States, Progressive India” Report; Russia-Ukraine Conflict; Plastic Park scheme; Agricultural & Processed Food Products Export Development Authority (APEDA); Imphal Peace Museum (IPM); Mohan Ranade; Goa Liberation Movement; etc.
June 25, 2019
Lunar Evacuation System Assembly (LESA); Shyama Prasad Mukherji Rurban Mission (SPMRM); Rurban Cluster; National Policy on Bio-Fuel, 2018; Generations of biofuels; Ethanol Blended Petrol (EBP) programme; Ethanol Blending; Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana (PMUY); Draft National Policy on Domestic Workers; Complaint Management System (CMS)? ‘Jal Hi Jeevan Hai’ scheme; International Olympic Committee (IOC); Vaishno Devi shrine; Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (NDVI); Nagarhole National Park; Wilful defaulter; etc.
June 24, 2019
Financial Action Task Force (FATF); What are the Common Services Centers (CSCs)? CSC 2.0 scheme; National Small Industries Corporation (NSIC); ‘National Freight Index’; Removal of Judges; DD Free Dish; Flood atlas; Centrally-controlled Air Traffic Flow Management (C-AFTM) system; Ocean Cleanup Project; Arogyapacha genome; Location of Mauritania; etc.
June 22, 2019
International Civil Aviation Organisation (ICAO); 35th GST Council meeting; National Anti-Profiteering Authority (NAA); Anti-profiteering activity; Convention on International Civil Aviation (Chicago Convention); Superconductivity; Meissner effect; E-2020 initiative; Antifungal Bilayer Nail Lacquer (BNL); Onychomycosis disease; 2019 Trafficking in Persons (TIP) report; Palermo Protocol; Sickle Cell Disease; panel to review margins on derivatives; Operation Bandar; etc.
June 21, 2019
Namma Kolhapuri chappal; National Accreditation Board for Certification Bodies (NABCB); Asia Pacific Accreditation Cooperation (APAC); Geographical Indication (GI) tag; 'Back to village' programme; Summer solstice; Winter Solstice; Kaleshwaram Lift Irrigation Project (KLIP); Varunastra; Operation Sankalp; International Yoga Day 2019; ‘Raavana-1’; Rule 8 of the Central Motor Vehicle Rules, 1989; etc.
June 20, 2019
QS World University & Business School Rankings;India-Bangladesh Friendship Bridge 1; Ramgarh upazila port; Generalized System of Preferences (GSP); Financial Stability and Development Council (FSDC); Joint sitting of Parliament; Motion of Thanks; Dispute Resolution Mechanism (DRM) for solar/wind sector; African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA); Location of Niger; Internet of Things (IoT)? Internet protocol (IP); IPv6 (Internet Protocol Version 6); Domain Naming System (DNS); Internet Corporation of Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN); Small Island Developing States (SIDS); Forced retirement; Hidden Hunger of South Africa; Generalised System of Preferences (GSP); Reciprocal Trade Agreement (RTA); etc.
June 19, 2019
‘Libra’ cryptocurrency; 2019 Yearbook of the Stockholm International Peace Research Institute; New START Treaty; Stockholm International Peace Research Institute (SIPRI); The AWaRe campaign; Anti-biotic resistance; Asian Forum for Human Rights and Development (FORUM‐ASIA); Regional Cooperation Agreement on Combating Piracy and Armed Robbery against Ships in Asia (ReCAAP); Anthrax; Spores; ‘World Population Prospects 2019’; Solanum Plastisexum; Acute encephalitis syndrome (AES); Matri Shree Media Awards; etc.
June 18, 2019
What is the dirty list? BT Cotton; International Space Station (ISS); Operation Sunrise; Kaladan Multimodal Transit Transport Project (KMTTP); Sittwe port; Genetic Engineering Appraisal Committee (GEAC); Speaker of the Lok Sabha; Bonn challenge; Forest landscape restoration (FLR); What is Data localization? World Food India 2019; 20th anniversary of 'Operation Vijay'; etc.
June 17, 2019
World Organization of Animal Health; RADARSAT satellite; Juneteenth; Sahitya Akademi; Bal Sahitya Purskar; Yuva Puraskar; Standards and Trade Development Facility (STDF); World Day to Combat Desertification; United Nations Convention to Combat Desertification (UNCCD); What is a Dead Zone? What is Eutrophication? Pradhan Mantri Bhartiya Janaushadhi Pariyojana (PMBJP); Bureau of Pharma PSUs of India (BPPI); Impatiens balsamina; World's highest operating weather station; Mount Everest; 13 June: International Albinism Awareness Day; etc.
June 15, 2019
Spitzer Space Telescope; 16th Asia media summit; Asia-Pacific Institute for Broadcasting Development (AIBD); Location of Cambodia; Kimberley Process; Global Peace Index 2019; NASA's OSIRIS-REx; VG Kannan Committee; Insolvency and Bankruptcy Board of India (IBBI); Bug bounty program; Danny Kaye Humanitarian Award; UNICEF; BBC’s Global Food Champion Award; Akshaya Patra; etc.
June 13, 2019
‘Paddy frog’; 33rd Feria Internacional del Libro de Guadalajara; National Rural Drinking Water Programme (NRDWP); Kailash Manasarovar Yatra; World Day Against Child Labour; Leader of Rajya Sabha; Article 356; International Arbitration Centre (NDIAC) Bill, 2019; Institutionalised Arbitration; What are Kelps? Bimal Jalan committee on economic capital framework; Multilateral Convention to Implement Tax Treaty Related Measures; Base erosion and profit shifting (BEPS); Bureau of Police Research and Development (BPRD); etc.
June 12, 2019
NASAMS-II; Acute encephalitis syndrome (AES); Pro-tem Speaker; The National Programme for Prevention and Control of Cancer, Diabetes, Cardiovascular Diseases and Stroke (NPCDCS); Non-communicable diseases (NCDs); Abujmarh tribals; Particularly Vulnerable Tribal Groups (PVTGs); Financial Action Task Force (FATF); Grey list and Black list of FATF; Defence Space Research Agency (DSRA); Indian Railway Station Development Corporation (IRSDC); Equator Prize 2019; ‘Order of the Distinguished Rule of Nishan Izzuddeen’; etc.
June 11, 2019
Chaukhandi Stupa; Location of Hong Kong; International Centre for Automotive Technology (ICAT); Bharat Stage (BS) norms; Difference between BS-IV and the new BS-VI; CAFE regulations; Draft of the National Education Policy 2019; Issue of three language formula; Foreigners (Tribunals) Order, 1964; National Register of Citizens (NRC); Cyclone Vayu; Location of EL Salvador; Location of Portugal; Samadhi Statue; Anuradhapura era; Kheer Bhawani mela; Traffic Index 2018; End of Childhood Index 2018; New initiative to control Foot and Mouth Disease (FMD) and Brucellosis; etc.
June 10, 2019
G20 Osaka Summit; Mount Sinabung; Ring of Fire; National Strategy for Wellbeing 2031; Draft National Education Policy (DNEP); Anganwadi; Leader of Opposition; Cabinet Secretary; Cabinet Secretariat; Group of Twenty (G20); World Food Safety Day; Food Safety and Standards Authority of India (FSSAI); SPICE Bombs; Romila Thapar; American Philosophical Society; Long March 11 rocket; Ambassador of Conscience Award 2019; etc.