Taal Volcano; National Policy for the treatment of Rare diseases 2020; What is a rare disease? What is Juice Jacking? What is ‘Blue Flag’ certification? Classical languages in India; NEON: Artificial Humans; CORE R3 technology; SPECTRA; What is Complex Volcano? Suit against CAA; Article 131 of the Constitution; Article 256 of the Constitution; Tuberculosis (TB); What is MDR/RR-TB? Gold hallmarking; Stardust; Presolar grain; Silicon Carbide (SiC); etc.
Raisina Dialogue; World’s fastest growing cities; What are urban agglomerations (UA)? Integrated Road Accident Database; Road accidents in India; Hormuz Peace Initiative; Strait of Hormuz; Harvest Festivals of India; Commissionerate system approved in UP; Statue of Unity finds place in ‘8 Wonders of SCO’; Shanghai Cooperation Organization – SCO’; National Commission for Safai Karamcharis (NCSK); Moghalmari; Brahmi Script; Siddhamatrika Script; 6th meeting of Island Development Agency; etc.
Bojjannakonda and Sankaram; Taanaji Malusare and the Battle of Singhagad; Private property is a human right; Article 300A; National Youth Day; Contribution of Swami Vivekananda; NASA’s ARTEMIS lunar exploration program; Syama Prasad Mookerjee; Kolkata Port Trust; Coastal Regulation Zone (CRZ) Rules; Transgender Persons (Protection of Rights) Bill, 2019; What is A(H9N2) virus? Indian National Trust for Art and Cultural Heritage (INTACH); Kanuma Day; Mission PURVODAYA; Integrated Steel Hub; Bengal Fox; etc.
Zo festival; NetSCoFAN (network of research & academic institutions working in the area of food & nutrition); Eat Right Mela; Eat Right Initiative; National Disaster Response Fund (NDRF); Government can regulate Minority institutions; Article 30 of Indian Constitution; Digi Locker; Indian Data Relay Satellite System; Geostationary orbits (GEO); Supervisory Action Framework (SAF); Co-operative Banks Vs. Commercial Banks; What is Tulu? Eighth Schedule to the Constitution of India; Great Indian Bustard; Project Great Indian Bustard; Farmers’ Innovation Fund; Krishi Vigyan Kendras (KVK); etc.
Australian bushfires; koala; Kangaroo; Street Lighting National Programme (SLNP); UJALA scheme; What is a smog tower? Pradhan Mantri Fasal Bima Yojana (PMFBY); Asia Pacific Drosophila Research Conference (APDRC5); What is Drosophila? Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA); Network for space object Tracking and Analysis or ‘Project NETRA’; Ethical Veganism; Bibi Ka Maqbara; Miyawaki method of Afforestation; Chinese paddlefish; Bhitarkanika National Park; Mugger; Gharial; Saltwater Crocodile; etc.
Sangita Kalanidhi Award 2019; Guru Govind Singh Jayanti; Sansad Adarsh Gram Yojana (SAGY); “Political Parties Registration Tracking Management System (PPRTMS)”; Senna spectabilis; Nilgiri Biosphere Reserve; Wayanad Wildlife Sanctuary; Mobile Aided Note Identifier (MANI) app; Agreement on the Prohibition of Attack against Nuclear installations; Operation Brasstacks; Gaganyan; Chandrayaan; Chandrayaan 2; Chandrayaan 3; Global drop in Tobacco usage; Satellite communication [SATCOM] technology; Receive only terminals (ROT) and satellite interactive terminals (SIT); etc.
Belum Caves; Dal Lake; Mahasarit; What is Non-Performing Assets (NPA)? Gross NPA; Types of NPAs; What is Provision Coverage Ratio (PCR)? Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Act (MGNREGA); What is SnowEx? Snow Water Equivalent (SWE); Nelapattu Bird Sanctuary; Pulicat Lake; Flamingo; Western Dedicated Freight Corridor; Eastern Dedicated Freight Corridor; Dedicated Freight Corridor Corporation of India Ltd. (DFCCIL); What is Dedicated Freight Corridors? Speleothems; Andhracoides gebaueri; Stalactite; Stalagmite; National Institute of Mountaineering and Allied Sports
Madan Mohan Malviya; Satyameva Jayate; Recycling of Ships Act, 2019; What is Hong Kong International Convention? Good Governance Index; Jal Jeevan Mission; What is Locust? short-horned grasshoppers; gregarious phase; Locust Warning Organization; Orange Festival; Amur Falcon; National Consumer Day; Hoolock Gibbon; Brachiation; Indian Rhinoceros; Black Panther; Melanism; ghost striping
Houbara bustards; Phase-III of Pradhan Mantri Gram Sadak Yojana (PMGSY); What is the strength of Lok Sabha? Delimitation; Impeachment process of US President; Silver Line or SHSR corridor; What are Semi High Speed Trains? trastuzumab; What is a biosimilar medicine? Difference between Biosimilar and generic drugs; Apharan exercise; EVM under RTI; 20th anniversary of the former Portuguese colony’s handover to Chinese rule; Location of Macau; Sahitya Akademi Awards; etc.
Crystal award; Pradhan Mantri Matru Vandana Yojana (PMMVY); GIMS (Government Instant Messaging System); Namami Gange Programme; National Ganga Council; Ganga river; ‘Sustainable Development Cell’ (SDC); UN Climate Change Conference COP 25; Chile-Madrid Time for Action; What are Carbon markets? Emissions Trading Systems (ETS); Andhra Pradesh Disha Act 2019; Right to Speedy Trial Vs. Right to Fair Trial; Ajanta Caves; Ellora Caves; What is a Fuel Cell? Fuel Cell Electric Vehicles (FCEV); etc.
Goldman Environmental Prize; World Heritage Week; Archaeological Survey of India (ASI); Goldman Environmental Prize; Typbar TCV vaccine; Typhoid; Benefits of typhoid conjugate vaccines (TCV); Universal Declaration of Human Rights; Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR); Subramaniya Bharathiyar; Partial credit guarantee scheme; What is Asset–liability mismatch? Social Security Code Bill; What is Infrastructure Investment Trust (InvIT)? What is Bharatmala Pariyojana? etc.
Natyasastra; Citizenship Amendment Bill 2019; 6th schedule; 125th amendment bill; Human Development Index (HDI) 2019; What is World Trade Organization’s (WTO’s) dispute settlement mechanism? Green Good Deeds campaign; What is Red tourism? What is Long march of China? Reason for infants becoming susceptible to measles infection; anti-TB drugs; What are Rare Diseases? South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC); International Anti-Corruption Day; What is Tyre pyrolysis?
20th edition of the Hornbill Festival;India-Sri Lanka bilateral relations; Civil War of Sri Lanka; Navy Gets its First Woman Pilot; Dornier Do 228 aircraft; Award of the Wings; Carbon trading; Independent Director’s Databank; Constitutional provision regarding oath taking procedure by Chief Minister; National Company Law Appellate Tribunal (NCLAT); Particularly Vulnerable Tribal Groups (PVTGs); National Pension Scheme for Traders and Self Employed Persons; Prohibition of Electronic Cigarettes (Production, Manufacture, Import, Export, Transport, Sale, Distribution, Storage and Advertisement) Bill, 2019; What is an e-cigarette? Blue Flag Certification Programme; ‘Power of Siberia’; India’s first maritime museum; etc.
191st Birth Anniversary of Queen of Jhansi; What was the Doctrine of Lapse? Bubonic plague; What is Plague? Article 371(G) of the Constitution; Tribal Sub Plan (TSP); Forest Rights Act (FRA); West Bank; Oslo Accords; Six-Day War; Pradhan Mantri Kisan Maan-Dhan Yojana (PM-KMY); National Intelligence Grid (NATGRID) project; Mahabodhi Temple; Srisailam dam; River Krishna; Solar Eclipse; New Moon; Skills study by the National Skills Development Corporation (NSDC); Ministry of Road Transport and Highways’ annual report on road accidents in India; etc.
Sabarimala verdict; ‘The Lancet Countdown on Health and Climate Change’; Finance Act Rules for Appointments to Judicial Tribunals; What are Money Bills? Nadu-Nedu programme; UNESCO World Heritage Week; UNESCO’s World Heritage Sites; Endangered sites; India’s world heritage sites; $ 500 billion Intra-BRICS trade target; Coalition for disaster resilient infrastructure (CDRI); Shishu Suraksha App; International Symposium on lighting (iSoL); International Centre for Automotive Technology (ICAT); Golden leaf award; Why is Tobacco Cured (dried)? What is Flue-Cure Tobacco? Tobacco Board of India; etc.
Exercise Tiger Triumph; What is the current base year? GDP calculation in India; Gross Value Added (GVA); Difference between GVA and GDP; Suranga Bawadi selected on World Monument Watch list; What is Karez System? World Monument Fund; World Monument Watch; Maharashtra placed under President’s Rule; President’s rule; Article 356; President’s Pardoning power under Article 72; Pardoning powers of President Vs. Governors; Draft Chhattisgarh Protection of Mediapersons Act; Foreign Contribution (Regulation) Act, 2010; Registration under Foreign Contribution (Regulation) Act (FRCA); Sri Lanka’s Match fixing law; Law on match-fixing in India; 6th World Congress on Rural and Agriculture Finance; Asia-Pacific Rural and Agricultural Credit Association (APRACA); ‘Project Zero’; etc.