National Database of Arms Licenses system; Central Adoption Resource Authority (CARA); Hague Convention on the Protection of Children and Co-operation in Respect of Intercountry Adoption (Convention); Assam Witch Hunting (Prohibition, Prevention and Protection) Bill, 2015; What is petcoke? Why should the furnace oil and pet coke be banned? Global Compact for Safe, Orderly and Regular Migration; Location of Peru; Location of Colombia; BrahMos Missile; Local Electrode Atom Probe (LEAP) microscope; ‘Paudhagiri’ Campaign; etc.
Golden jackal; Article 80 of the Constitution; Nominated members of Rajya Sabha; What is Direct Benefit Transfer (DBT) scheme? What is Resolution 2428 (2018)? India and UNMISS; South Sudan; World Customs Organisation (WCO); IFFCO iMandi; Indian Farmers Fertiliser Cooperative Limited (IFFCO); Jute industry in India; The Jute Foundation’ (TJF); I-CARE programme; Jute SMART an e-govt initiative; What is Jute Technology Mission (JTM)? Bansagar canal project; Sone river; What is Right of First Refusal (ROFR)? Vikas Engine; Aruna Sairam gets Sangita Kalanidhi Award; etc.
Nilgiri tahr; Indian Council of World Affairs (ICWA); Section 497 of the Indian Penal Code; Adultery Law in India; India pips France to become world’s 6th largest economy; BSNL launches first Internet telephony service in India; First-ever colour X-ray on a human; Medipix; CERN; Indian Railways’first consolidated Bridge Management System (IR-BMS); “Jal Bachao, Video Banao, Puruskar Pao”; etc.
Religious minority status to Jews; Judaism; Jews groups in India; Scheme of Institutions of Eminence; Global Housing Construction Technology Challenge; Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana (Urban) Programme; Asian Development Bank (ADB); Sone River; Gravity Recovery and Climate Experiment Follow-on (GRACE-FO) mission; PRSS-1; PakTES-1A; First-ever India Tourism Mart (ITM); World’s oldest colours; Taoudeni Basin; World’s largest mobile manufacturing unit; First Indian to win gold in Gymnastics World Challenge Cup; etc.
Einstein’s general theory of relativity; Simultaneous elections; Law Commission of India; What is formalin? What are currency derivatives? Multi Commodity Exchange Ltd (MCX); National Information Security Policy and Guidelines (NISPG); 17th World Sanskrit Conference; International Association of Sanskrit Studies (IASS); Aphelion Day; Strong Equivalence Principle; Embryo implantation; OVGP1 protein; NASA’s Kepler Mission; What are exoplanets? NASA’s Innovative Advanced Concepts programme; Project RAMA (Reconstituting Asteroids into Mechanical Automata); etc.
Animal kingdom a legal entity; National Green Tribunal (NGT); Civil Aviation Research Organization (CARO); Airports Authority of India (AAI); CJI is the ‘Master of Roster’; ‘National Health Stack’; What is Legal entity? Article 21 and animal life; ‘Alternative cereals can save water’: Study; Crop Water Requirement (CWR); Gram Swaraj Abhiyan; Sri Lanka’s Mattala airport; Center of Excellence (CoE) for Data Science and Artificial Intelligence; NASSCOM; etc.
The DNA Technology (Use and Application) Regulation Bill 2018; Delhi LG has no independent decision-making power: SC; Higher Education Financing Agency (HEFA); Revitalizing Infrastructure and Systems in Education (RISE); National Commission for Safai Karamcharis (NCSK); Umbrella scheme “Relief and Rehabilitation of Migrants and Repatriates”; What are the Common Services Centers (CSCs)? What is Minimum Support Price (MSP)? Scheme of Recapitalization of Regional Rural Banks; Regional Rural Banks (RRBs); Copyright Act, 1957; WIPO Copyright Treaty; WIPO Performances and Phonograms Treaty; World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO); Agartala airport; Maharaja Bir Bikram Manikya Kishore; etc.
Bru community; Agreement signed on repatriation of Bru persons to Mizoram; Behdienkhlam Festival; Payments Council of India (PCI); Internet & Mobile Association of India (IAMAI); Khadi and Village Industries Commission (KVIC); Polavarm project; National Commission for Scheduled Castes; WAPCOS Limited; Cvigil mobile app; What are Baffle firing ranges? Tejas aircraft; India’s First Global Mobility Summit; UN Military Observer Group in India and Pakistan (UNMOGIP); Location of Uruguay; Genome Valley 2.0.; etc.
Nipah Virus (NiV) Infection; What is ‘Happiness Curriculum’? What is National Register of Citizens (NRC)? Census of India; Systematic Voters Education and Electoral Participation (SVEEP); Intellectual Property Appellate Board (IPAB); Asia Pacific Trade Agreement (APTA); Ravindra H Dholakia committee; Central Statistics Office (CSO); Away From Reactor (AFR) facility; Kudankulam Nuclear Power Plant (KKNPP); What are Pressurised Water Reactors (PWRs)? Nuclear Power Corporation of India Limited (NPCIL); What is Legatrix? etc.
Ramanujacharya statue; India gets its 37th WORLD UNESCO World HERITAGE SITE; UNESCO World Heritage Site; World Heritage Day; Banks Board Bureau; ‘Space Force’ of US; Golden Globe Race (GGR); July 1 to be celebrated as ‘GST Day’; Kalidas Samman; Banking Codes and Standards Board of India (BCSBI); Globular clusters; Hubble Space Telescope; Agni-5; The Asian Ministerial Conference on Disaster Risk Reduction (AMCDRR); Sendai Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction (2015-2030); Regional Integrated Multi-Hazard Early Warning System (RIMES); ‘Instant’ PAN card service; 9th meeting of Eminent Persons Group (EPG) on Indo-Nepal relations; 1950 India-Nepal Treaty of Peace and Friendship; 1st July: National Doctors’ Day; etc.
Shangri-La Dialogue; Ramjet test; Online Analytical Tool; Foreign Contribution (Regulation) Act 2010; Cauvery Water Management Authority (CMA); River Cauvery; Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana (Urban); Purchasing Managers’ Index (PMI); Ensemble Prediction Systems (EPS); SFDR technology; SFDR vs. Conventional Missiles; Sakhi Suraksha Advanced DNA Forensic Laboratory; marine ambulances; RIMPAC 2018; etc.
Elephant tusks; Domestic Violence Act for divorced women; About the Protection of Women from Domestic Violence Act 2005; Section 39(1) (c) of the Wildlife Protection Act 1972; Open Acreage Licensing Policy (OALP) round; About Hydrocarbon Exploration & Licensing Policy (HELP); overcrowding in prisons; What are open prisons? 8th May: World Thalassemia Day; What is Merchandise Exports from India Scheme (MEIS)? EC Meeting and Workshop of SAWEN; About SAWEN; ammunition production project; green propellant; What is the ‘Castle doctrine’ in Law? India largest remittance-receiving country; RemitSCOPE; Type 001A aircraft carrier.
Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) or Iran nuclear deal; Advisory Council; Finance Commission; Directorate General of Trade Remedies (DGTR); Draft Maintenance and Welfare of Parents and Senior Citizen Draft Bill, 2018; Atal Tinkering Marathon; Atal Innovation Mission (AIM); Green licence plates for e-vehicles; FAME scheme; Operation Insaniyat; Digital India Internship Scheme; Location of Panama; etc.
Tholu Bommalata; Kailash Manasarovar Yatra; Mansarovar Lake; Nathu La pass; What is pyrogen test? What is abnormal toxicity test? Indian Pharmacopoeia Commission (IPC); New laparascope-assisted insemination technique for sheep breeding; Tribal Cooperative Marketing Development Federation of India Limited (TRIFED); Member of Parliament Local Area Development Scheme (MPLADS); United Nations Peacekeeping Course for African Partners (UNPCAP); CriSidEx Survey; NABH Nirman initiative; Global Optimism Index; Draft Telecommunication Interconnection (Amendment) Regulations 2018; Location of Guatemala; Asia Power Index; India’s 1st Smart Cities Control Centre; Smart City Mission; etc.
15th Asia Media Summit; One Stop Centres (OSCs); ‘Nirbhaya Fund’; What is Leptospirosis? Citizenship Amendment Bill 2016; What is Assam Accord? National Nutrition Mission (POSHAN Abhiyaan); Van Dhan Yojana; Van Dhan Vikas Kendra; Minor Forest Produce (MFP); Asia-Pacific Institute for Broadcasting Development (AIBD); What is Artificial intelligence? Seven-point strategy; What is Double Taxation Avoidance Agreement (DTAA)? Location of Kuwait; Android Things for IoT platform; ‘First Apex Conference for the CEOs of Smart Cities’; etc.
First organised census of Indus Dolphins; Policy for national security clearance; GIS technology; DEM technology; Namami Gange Programme; SWAYAM; GST Network (GSTN); National Water Informatics Centre; Narcotics Control Bureau; Precision Agriculture using Artificial Intelligence; Law for speedy disposal of commercial disputes; APSTAR-6C; etc.