65th meeting of Central Advisory Board of Education (CABE); India International Exchange (India INX); Indian Railway Finance Corporation (IRFC); What are Green Bonds? Passenger protocol; BBIN Motor Vehicles Agreement (MVA); SASEC Programme; What is National Knowledge Network (NKN)? Indo-US joint military exercise ‘Vajra Prahar’; Purandara Dasa; The Indian National Trust for Art and Cultural Heritage (INTACH); Mahanadi river; ‘IPrism’ competition; Cell for IPR Promotion and Management (CIPAM); UN Youth Envoy’s office; etc.
Nepal ends India’s monopoly on internet access with new Chinese link; Section 126 of RP Act; Model Code of Conduct (MCC); North Koel Reservoir Project; North Koel River; What is the urban heat island effect? Vulcanops jennyworthyae; 4th ASEAN-India Ministerial Meeting on Agriculture & Forestry; Various harvest festivals; Chandrayaan-2 mission; Station Explorer for X-ray Timing and Navigation Technology (SEXTANT); INS Nirbhik and INS Nirghat; Rizhao; Saksham-2018; Petroleum Conservation Research Association (PCRA); Global Economic Prospects (GEP); etc.
Chiru or Tibetan antelope; SFOORTI Application; What is kala-azar? National Youth Day; National Youth Festival (NYF); ISRO launches its 100th satellite into space; Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle (PSLV); Star-Planet Activity Research CubeSat (SPARCS); M dwarfs; NASA’s James Webb Space Telescope; BeiDou Navigation Satellite System; First woman lawyer to be directly promoted as SC judge; etc.
Transport for London (TFL); National Trust; ‘Rajyapal –VikasKeRajdoot: Catalytic Role of Governors as Agents for Change in Society’; Amendments in FDI policy; Members of Parliament Local Area Development Scheme (MPLADS); Logistics Ease Across Different States (LEADS) index; Council for Trade Development and Promotion (CTDP); Second edition of the Goa Bird Festival; Cotigao Wildlife Sanctuary; 4th International Dharma-Dhamma Conference; Virtual ID; Limited KYC; What are Stem cells? Limca Records for All Woman Staff; New chairman of ISRO; Army Air Defence Corps Celebrates Its 25th Raising Day; etc.
Madhubani paintings; 1st PIO-Parliamentarian Conference held; Persons of Indian Origin (PIO); The Committee for the Purpose of Control and Supervision of Experiments on Animals (CPCSEA); High-Risk Pregnancy (HRP) portal; What are ‘Microplastics’ or Microbeads? India’s plan to ferry Haj pilgrims via sea route; What is Supernova? Health issues for astronauts; Charlie-435; etc.
18th All India Whips’ Conference; What is BharatNet? Domestic Content Requirements (DCR); Universal Service Obligation Fund (USOF); e-Sansad and e-Vidhan; Hepatitis C; “Drone” cameras (UAV/NETRA); National Solar Mission; Composite Ecological Task Force (CETF) battalion; Territorial Army; Pratyush, India’s fastest supercomputer; Zuma mission; SpaceX; etc.
Flamingo Festival; Nelapattu Bird Sanctuary; Pulicat Lake; Medaram’s Sammakka-Sarakka/Saralamma Jatara; Medaram; The battle of Bhima-Koregaon; Ozone layer; UV-B and UV-A radiation; Ozone hole; Chlorofluorocarbons; Antimicrobial resistance or Superbugs; National Action Plan to combat Antimicrobial Resistance; Food poisoning; Integrated Disease Surveillance Programme (IDSP); Film and Television Institute of India (FTII); Mankidia; Particularly Vulnerable Tribal Groups (PVTG); Simlipal National park; What is Minimum Alternate Tax (MAT)? 8th All India Survey on Higher Education (AISHE); ‘Green’ crackers; Solar city initiative; etc.
ASEAN India Pravasi Bharatiya Divas; Central Water Commission (CWC); Dam Rehabilitation and Improvement Project (DRIP); 3rd meeting of the Council for Trade Development and Promotion; What is e-Tourist Visa? What is Avian influenza? What is H5N1? National Institute of High Security Animal Diseases (NIHSAD); What is Ethereum? What is the ‘latte levy’? Pravasi Bharatiya Diwas (PBD); P-8I Training Solution; Low Intensity Conflict Electronic Warfare System (LICEWS); What are Bio-toilets? etc.
Zojila pass tunnel; What are Electoral bonds? National Security Advisor (NSA); National Bank for Agriculture and Rural Development (Amendment) Bill, 2017; NABARD; Typbar TCV; Typhoid; What is GAVI? Pradhan Mantri Swasthya Suraksha Yojana (PMSSY); Swine Flu; Zojila pass; China’s Environmental Protection Tax Law; Indo-Myanmar agreement on land border crossing; Jangalmahal Utsab festival; What is Bomb Cyclone? etc.
What is H-1B visa? GI tag for Nilambur teak; Telecom Interconnection Regulations 2018; Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI); Allied and Healthcare Professional (APH) Database portal; IUCN (International Union for Conservation of Nature) red list; China’s underwater surveillance networks; What is National Knowledge Network (NKN)? Barak 8; What is precision-guided munition? ‘Perihelion’: Earth closest to sun; ‘Aphelion’; World’s first ‘speed breeding’ technique; International Space Station (ISS); Chang’e 4 project; etc.
What is Symbiodinium? Coral beaching; Ancient jumping genes – Retrotransposons; 9th meeting of High Powered Review Board (HPRB) of Brahmaputra Board; Barak Valley; E-Samvad portal; NARI portal; New species of blind fish – Schistura larketensis; Agreement on the Prohibition of Attack against Nuclear installations; ‘Disturbed area’ tag; Armed Forces (Special Powers) Act (AFSPA); Eight Core Sectors; India’s second-largest rooftop solar plant; Saudi Arabia, UAE introduce VAT for first time; Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC); etc.
What is National Register of Citizens (NRC)? Need for a telecom ombudsman; Arunachal declared open defecation-free State; Swachh Bharat Mission; Non-Resident Indians (NRI); Person of Indian Origin (PIO); Overseas Citizen of India (OCI); What are the Virtual Currencies? Ponzi schemes; Two new Ginger species; Mewa Singh’s Night frog; Endo-atmospheric interceptor missile; NASA’s Parker Solar Probe; Common buzzard; Albania; etc.
NASA’s flying observatory Stratospheric Observatory for Infrared Astronomy (Sofia); Infrared energy; Indian Council of Cultural Relations (ICCR); Pradhan Mantri Urja Ganga; Gas (India) Limited (GAIL); India’s “brain drain”; Ramanujan Fellowship Scheme; Innovation in Science Pursuit for Inspired Research (INSPIRE) Faculty Scheme; National Action Plan Vision 2022; Cities need a sustainable transport update; Ujh multi-purpose project; Indus Water treaty; India’s first BIO-CNG plant; China’s photovoltaic highway; etc.
“Gaming disorder”; What is International Classification of Diseases (ICD)? National Capital Territory of Delhi Laws (Special Provisions) Second Amendment Bill, 2017; ‘Garbage emergency’; What is #CleanSeas campaign? Regional Project to Tackle Stubble Burning; Problem of crop residue burning in India; National Adaptation Fund for Climate Change (NAFCC); Protection of Majuli Island; The Trafficking of Persons (Prevention, Protection and Rehabilitation) Bill 2017; Trafficking in India; Financial Stability and Development Council (FSDC); What is Serious Fraud Investigation Office (SFIO)? UP Pro-Poor Tourism Development Project; etc.