October 18, 2019
Tulagi Island; Location of Soloman Islands; What is a waqf? What is a Waqf Board? Van Dhan Scheme; Van Dhan Vikas Kendras initiative; Food Safety Mitra (FSM) scheme; Eat Right Jacket and Eat Right Jhola; The State of the World's Children 2019; 20th Livestock Census report; Importance of Livestock rearing; Project Soli; GOAL (Going Online as Leaders); Merger of Manipur with Tripura; Rangdum monastery; etc.
October 17, 2019
IMF's World Economic Outlook (WEO); National Medical Commission (NMC); Lithium-ion battery; Global Hunger Index 2019; Nobel Economic Award 2019; Randomised controlled trial; Microbial fuel cells; “One Nation One FASTag” scheme; FASTag; RFID tagging; Booker prize; International Booker Prize; National Blindness & Visual Impairment Survey India 2015-2019; World Food Day 2019; Flora Fountain; Keneseth Eliyahoo Synagogue; Our Lady of Glory Church; UNESCO Asia-Pacific Awards for Cultural Heritage Conservation programme; Development of minor ports; Maritime States Development Council (MSDC); India-Netherland relations; Location of Netherlands; Third India Energy Forum; National Security Guard (NSG); etc.
October 16, 2019
In India, malnutrition contributed to 68.2 per cent of deaths of children under the age of five years of age in 2017. According to the recent findings of the India State Level Disease Burden Initiative, if trends upto 2017 continues, the health targets of Poshan Abhinya (2022) and WHO and UNICEF targets of 2030 will not be achieved in most Indian states.
October 15, 2019
October 15, 2019
Modi-Xi informal summit; What are informal summits? Mahabalipuram; Economic Significance of coromandal coast; Dark Grey list; Financial Action Task Force (FATF)’s blacklist and grey list; What are Non-tariff measures (NTMs)? Asia-Pacific Trade and Investment Report 2019; Asia-Pacific Trade and Investment Report (APTIR); 2019 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine; Erythropoietin; Nobel for Literature; Nobel Peace Prize; Ethiopia-Eritrea conflict; Nobel Economic Award 2019; Libra Cryptocurrency; Illegal uses of cryptocurrency; The Local Treatment of Urban Sewage Streams for Healthy Reuse (LOTUS-HR) project; World Standards Day 2019;
October 14, 2019
Pattadakal; Exercise DHARMA GUARDIAN – 2019; “mHariyali”; Coalition for disaster resilient infrastructure (CDRI); Comprehensive Convention on International Terrorism (CCIT); Location of Comoros; Regional Comprehensive Partnership Agreement (RCEP); First National Diabetes and Diabetic Retinopathy Survey (2015-19); Chalukya dynasty; India- Sierra Leone relations; Location of Sierra Leone; Reform of the United Nations Security Council (UNSC); Asian Development Bank (ADB); G20 Global Smart Cities Alliance on Technology Governance; C40 Clean Air Cities Declaration; C40 Cities Climate Leadership Group; 30th International Day for Disaster Risk Reduction; Sendai Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction (2015-2030); 10th National Cultural Festival; Rashtriya Sanskriti Mahotsav; Ek Bharat Shreshtha Bharat programme; SARAS Aajeevika Mela; Typhoon Hagibis; Difference between “hurricane”, “cyclone” and “typhoon”; etc.
October 12, 2019
Emperor Penguin; Bennett's wallaby; Invasive weed species of Adilabad; Who are the Kurds? Syrian conflict; Gangetic Dolphins; India carpet expo; Carpet Export Promotion Council (CPEC); Carpet Industry in India; Carpet Clusters of India; Hindu-Kush-Himalayan (HKH) Region; Third Pole and Climate Change; The Third Pole Environment (TPE); Model Code of Conduct (MCC); Kanyashree scheme; Conditional cash transfer (CCT); Ionospheric Connection Explorer satellite (ICON); Earths atmospheric layers; What is elastocaloric effect? Elastocaloric Refrigeration; Montreal Protocol; Hydrochlorofluorocarbons (HCFCs); etc.
October 11, 2019
Surakshit Matritva Aashwasan - SUMAN scheme; ‘Dhruv’ platform; ‘Green wall’ of India; Desertification in India; Gagan Enabled Mariner’s Instrument for Navigation and Information (GEMINI); Indian National Centre for Ocean Information Services (INCOIS); GAGAN satellites; POSHAN atlas; POSHAN abhiyan; National Nutrition Council On India’s Nutrition Challenges; Asia Environmental Enforcement Awards 2019; New Discovery of ‘Phazolicin’ producing microbe;
October 11, 2019
Penetration of the television market in India is at 64 % and is intensely competitive. Television networks continue to increase their programming hours, offer new content and TV shows in many genres. However, with cheaper internet and less expensive mobile data plans, more people are taking to watching video content online through mobile phones rather than on television.
October 10, 2019
‘World Health Organisation (WHO) India Country Cooperation Strategy (CCS) 2019–2023; WHO Country Cooperation Strategies (CCS); 13th general programme of work 2019−2023; WHO South East Asia; Mahatma Gandhi National Fellowship (MGNF) programme; Skills Acquisition and Knowledge Awareness for Livelihood Promotion (SANKALP) project; Inclusion of families of J&K-1947;
October 10, 2019
NASA’s Lunar Crater Observation and Sensing Satellite (LCROSS); First-ever national nutrition survey; Indian Air force Day; What is Automatic Exchange of Information (AEOI)? ‘World Health Organisation (WHO) India Country Cooperation Strategy (CCS) 2019–2023; WHO Country Cooperation Strategies (CCS); 13th general programme of work 2019−2023; Triple-billion target; WHO South East Asia; Mahatma Gandhi National Fellowship (MGNF) programme; Skills Acquisition and Knowledge Awareness for Livelihood Promotion (SANKALP) project; ‘Pradhan Mantri Kisan Samman Nidhi (PM-KISAN)’; NASA’s Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter (LRO); Inclusion of families of J&K-1947; World Mental Health Day; Malware Smominru; Various types of Malware; etc.
October 09, 2019
Rafale jets; UNHRC’s Universal Periodic Review (UPR); United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC); Sixth Schedule; Bodo-Kachari; Hajong; Koch; Rabha; Hindu-Kush-Himalayan (HKH) Region; 20 New Moons Found Around Saturn; Satnami; Satnam Rebellion; World Report on Vision; Nobel Prize in Physics 2019; Global Competitiveness Index; Graded Response Action Plan; Ganga Aamantran Abhiyan; C40 Cities Climate Leadership Group;