Current Affairs Analysis
June 30, 2020
United Nations Convention against Torture (UNCAT); Pradhan Mantri Jan Vikas Karyakram; BharatNet project; Plasma bank; Polyoxometalates; Eco-friendly Synthesis of Gold Nanoparticles; Nanoparticles; Wolf spiders; Globe Andersoni; Kholongchhu hydropower project; Uganda; Reducing emissions from deforestation and forest degradation (REDD+); Indian Territorial Waters; Exclusive Economic zones; Lightning strikes; Section 69A of the IT Act; Portal for street vendors’ loan scheme; Sankalp Parva; Mobile Soil Testing Labs; FMC initiative; Udyam; Nanozymes; Covaxin; National Geo-Research Scholars Meet; Begusarai bridge project etc.
June 29, 2020
Why India is producing less oil?; ACE2 receptor; Draft EIA notification 2020; Genetic aberration in dragonfly; Thrissur Kole wetlands; Earliest domestication of Chicken; Global Forum on transparency and exchange of information for tax purposes; U.N.-75 declaration delayed; UN Charter 1945; Five Eyes; South China Sea dispute; National Statistics Day; New postal ballot rules; TRIBES India products; India-Russia Defence deals; India-Japan Naval exercise; Dexamethasone; Shelling etc.
June 27, 2020
Nasha Mukt Bharat; National Action Plan for Drug Demand Reduction; World Drug Report 2020; International Day Against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking; India’s first assessment of public and private health care availability; Quick Interchange Station; Battery swapping facility; Pollinator Week; Lal-Bal-Pal; Department of Science and Technology; Sardar Patel National Unity Award; Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel; Central Motor Vehicles Rules 1989; Vivekananda Yoga University; Anthropause; Maareech; Wheat Production etc.
June 26, 2020
Korean war; Pradhan Mantri MUDRA Yojana; Biomedical waste; Guidelines to handle Biomedical waste; FATF report on the illegal wildlife trade; Neutral Nations Repatriation Committee; Paleoclimatic history of Indus river; What is Palaeoclimatology?; Indus River; KVIC launches Sandalwood and Bamboo plantation; Godhan Nyay Yojana; Product Application & Development Centre, Paradip; eBloodServices mobile App; Navigating the New Normal campaign; Cycles4change Challenge; UCSD MADVent Mark V; Aegis Ashore interception system etc.
June 26, 2020
Fishing Cats; Drugs and Magic Remedies (Objectionable Advertisements) Act, 1954; Article 340; Co-operative banks under RBI; Animal Husbandry Infrastructure Development Fund; Annual TB Report 2020; Global Education Monitoring Report 2020; Credit Guarantee Scheme for Sub-Ordinate Debt; Kushinagar Airport; Coccolithophores; Pakistan remains on FATF greylist; National Space Promotion and Authorization Centre; Investment by OVL in Shwe oil & gas project; Innovative Student Projects Award 2020; SkillsBuild Reignite; Kala-azar; Gaia hypothesis; Rufinamide; Monon etc.
June 24, 2020
US extended ban on H1-B visas; H1-B visa; YUKTI 2.0 platform; Turant Customs; SATAT scheme; Bio-Gas; Purchasing Power Parity; International Comparison Program; Mapping Ocean floor; The Seabed 2030 Project; World Hydrography Day; Highest recorded temperature in the Arctic circle; Western disturbances; Importance of Pangong Tso; Finger region of Pangong Tso; Variankunnathu Kunjahammed Haji; Malabar Rebellion; Extreme Helium Stars; White Dwarfs; Government e-Marketplace; Shyama Prasad Mukherjee; Kutchi New Year; Beidou Navigation Satellite System; Lone Wolf Attack; Mount Merapi etc.
June 23, 2020
Macaws; Decarbonizing Transport in India Project; International Transport Forum; Directorate of Revenue Intelligence (DRI); Goliath frogs; UN Arms Trade Treaty (ATT); Senkaku islands; Nepal amending Citizenship Act; Madhesis; India-China-Russia trilateral; Ambubachi Fair; Exclusive Investment Forum by Invest India; Indira Rasoi Yojana; Punjab public grievance redressal policy; First open source model of Covid-19 spike protein; FabiFlu, Cipremi and Covifor; Foldscope; Blazars; Cannes Film Festival; UNICEF Kid Power etc.
June 23, 2020
Section 309 of IPC; Secrecy of ballot; Ultra-Mega Renewable Energy Power Parks; Reverse zoonosis; Mink; India-China trade; World Camel Day; Kharai Camel; Sukapha: the founder of Ahom kingdom; Stars of varied ages can co-exist in open clusters; Aryabhatta Research Institute of Observational Sciences; Camouflaging of odours by plants; The Thing fossil; Kodumanal excavation site etc.
June 22, 2020
Victory Day; Article 213; Pension is a fundamental right; PM Street Vendor’s Atma Nirbhar Nidhi; World Sickle Cell Day 2020; Sickle Cell disease; Waterfall mechanism for liquidation; National Institute of Public Finance and Policy; International Horseshoe Crab Day; Eurasian Group on Combating Money Laundering and Financing of Terrorism; Asia Pacific Trade Agreement; World War II; COVID-19 Active Response and Expenditure Support Programme; SATYABHAMA Portal; Global vessels invited to Make in India Policy; Automated lung ultrasound; Sero Survey; Skeletal excavated in Keeladi; Dinosaur eggs; Water worlds; Phishing etc.
June 19, 2020
India China Galwan Valley standoff; Rule of Law Index 2020; Garib Kalyan Rojgar Abhiyaan; DBT – AMTZ Mobile Diagnostic Unit; Dexamethasone; Ratnagiri oil refining; Home Finance firms; World Investment Report 2020; Strategic importance of Galwan valley; Jagannath Puri Rath Yatra; Indian Technical and Economic Cooperation; National Centre for Good Governance; NavRakshak; Umifenovir; Micius; Juneteenth etc.
June 18, 2020
Gharial; Article 226; Kanwar Yatra; Khelo India State Centres of Excellence; Khelo India Programme; Finance Commission Grants; Neera; Preferential issue; India elected non-permanent member of UNSC; United Nations Security Council; IAEA begins meet over Iran’s n-programme; International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA); Disaster Management (DM) Act, 2005; Northern Limit of Monsoon; Axone; New fish species etc.
June 17, 2020
Annular Eclipse of the Sun; Mental Illness; Mental Healthcare Act, 2017; India-EU Broad Based Trade and Investment Agreement (BTIA); Assessment of Climate Change over the Indian Region; World Day to Combat Desertification and Drought (WDCDD); International Criminal Court; Composite Regional Centre, Ranchi; Workplace Readiness Indicator; India Mobile Payments Market Report 2020; Major challenges being faced by Fertilizers industries; Nepal-Bharat Maitri; Ban on foreign channels in Nepal; Galwan region etc.
June 16, 2020
NASA’s Gateway Lunar Orbiting outpost; Pre-Conception and Pre-Natal Diagnostic Techniques; Indian Gas Exchange; Guinea-Bissau; Locust Warning Organisation; Malathion 95 ULV; Indian Ocean Commission; Regional Maritime Information Fusion Centre; European Maritime Surveillance Initiative; Madagascar; Strait of Hormuz; Global Partnership on Artificial Intelligence; SIPRI yearbook 2020; India’s nuclear capability; Raja Parba; Talamaddale; Yakshagana; Commercial Mushroom Cultivation; Multi location claim settlement; Broomgrass; Monkey Park in Kerala; Anti-COVID coir mats; CAPTAIN ARJUN etc.
June 16, 2020
Nepal’s updated map; Tests for Covid-19; ELISA; RT-PCR; Rapid Antibody test; TrueNat; Albinism; International Albinism Awareness Day; Kharif crops; Rabi crops; Zaid crops; National Board for Wildlife; Cave-dwelling baby dragons; India-Tanzania relations; AarogyaPath; RECOVERY Trial; Amoebiasis; Great Oxidation Event; Vast structures beneath the Earth; Malabar Gliding frog etc.
June 14, 2020
Reservation is not fundamental right; Lonar lake; Places of Worship Act, 1991; Foreign Tribunals; Declared Foreigners; Sahakar Mitra; Farmer Producer Organizations; Small Farmers’ Agribusiness Consortium; Adjusted gross revenue; World Day against Child Labour; Child labour (Prohibition and Regulation) Amendment Act, 2016; Section 167(2) of the Criminal Procedure Code, 1973; Amendment in Karnataka Land Reforms Act, 1961; Ninth Schedule; Lunar Polar Exploration; World Food Prize 2020; Anti-viral textile technology; Sitamarhi; Great Himalayan National Park etc.
June 12, 2020
Natural guardianship of child; Commercial Coal Auctions; Jeevan Pramaan; India Rankings 2020; National Institutional Ranking Framework; Nature Index 2020; Import Duty on Bamboo Sticks; Universal Basic Income; Border Adjustment Tax; comprehensive framework for sale of loan; Bose-Einstein Condensate; Athirappilly Hydroelectric Project; IFLOWS-Mumbai; National Center for Seismology; Operation Desert Chase; East Asia's oldest carved artwork; Indian Gaur etc.
June 11, 2020
Asiatic lion survey; Bonded Labour; Vamsadhara River dispute; Inter-State Water Disputes; Pradhan Mantri Krishi Sinchayee Yojana; Finance Commission Grants; Asiatic lion; Sikkim-Tibet Convention of 1890; Naku La; International Religious Freedom Report; Daulat Beg Oldie; Science, Technology and Innovation Policy (STIP) 2020; World Accreditation Day 2020; Ramon Magsaysay Award; CBIC launches Turant Customs; Coral Triangle Day; KASHISH 2020 virtual; Mahatma Jyoti Rao Phule crop loan waiver scheme; Ultraviolet germicidal irradiation etc.