77th anniversary of Quit India movement; Contributions of Vikram Sarabhai; Vikram Sarabhai Journalism Award in Space Science, Technology and Research; United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO); Public Premises (Eviction of Unauthorised Occupants) Amendment Bill, 2019; United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East (UNRWA); Difference Between UNRWA and United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR); Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR); United Nations Convention on International Settlement Agreements (UNISA); Procedure of an appointment of Supreme Court judges; Draft Environmental and Social Management Framework (ESMF); Amendment in Reserve Bank of India (RBI) Act, 1934; Monetary Policy Framework; Instruments of Monetary Policy; International Day of the World’s Indigenous Peoples; etc.
The Constitution of India clearly mentions that there will be no discrimination on the basis of gender. Previous governments accepted Triple Talaq as a part of faith and refused to correct this wrong. However, after 72 years, the much talked about Triple Talaq Bill (TTB) has finally been passed by both Houses of Parliament.
Motor Vehicles (Amendment) Bill, 2019; Sub-categorisation of the Other Backward Classes (OBC); PRAGATI (Pro-Active Governance And Timely Implementation); Atal Community Innovation Centre (ACIC); Atal Innovation Mission (AIM); Atal Tinkering Labs; Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR); United Nations Convention on International Settlement Agreements (UNISA); Procedure of an appointment of Supreme Court judges; Jammu and Kashmir Reservation (Amendment) Bill, 2019; Mission Shakti; Space Debris; US Federal Reserve cut; What is Quantitative Easing (QE)? ISRO’s Technical Liaison Unit (ITLU); Samarth Initiative; Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB); etc.
International Civil Aviation Organisation (ICAO); 35th GST Council meeting; National Anti-Profiteering Authority (NAA); Anti-profiteering activity; Convention on International Civil Aviation (Chicago Convention); Superconductivity; Meissner effect; E-2020 initiative; Antifungal Bilayer Nail Lacquer (BNL); Onychomycosis disease; 2019 Trafficking in Persons (TIP) report; Palermo Protocol; Sickle Cell Disease; panel to review margins on derivatives; Operation Bandar; etc.
Italy’s Mount Etna; QUAD countries; Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC); Generalised System of Preferences (GSP); SDG Gender Index; Nipah Virus; General consent for the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI); Siachen Glacier; UdChalo Portal; Paraplegic Rehabilitation Center (PRC); Financial Literacy Week 2019; UN Security Council sanctions regime; Location of South Sudan; etc.
The Dard Aryans of Ladakh; Arundhati Gold Scheme of Assam; Motion of thanks to Presidential Address; Small Grants Programme (SGP); Ujjwala Utsav; Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana (PMUY); River Information Services (RIS); What is Fish pass? The Global Fund; HIV/AIDS; UNAIDS; North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO); Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act (UAPA); Women’s Global Development and Prosperity Initiative; VVPAT; LAIRCM Self-Protection Suites; Parmanu Tech 2019; etc.
76th anniversary of Quit India movement; Central Board of the Reserve Bank of India (RBI); ‘One District One Product’ (ODOP) scheme; What is One District One Product (ODOP) concept? Global Innovation Index 2018; Delhi High Court decriminalises begging; Bombay Prevention of Begging Act, 1959; August 10: World Bio-fuel Day; National Disaster Response Force (NDRF); ‘Train Captain’ service; Russia-Pakistan Joint Military Consultative Committee (JMCC); etc.
Sukanya Samriddhi Yojana (SSY); Negotiable Instruments (Amendment) Bill, 2017; What is a Negotiable Instrument? Recommendations of Shekatkar Committee; National Council for Teacher Education (Amendment) Bill; National Council for Teacher Education (NCTE); Beti Bachao Beti Padhao (BBBP) Scheme; What are Manuscripts? National mission for manuscripts (NMM); National Culture Fund (NCF); What are Border Haats? High-level committee to deal with mob lynching incidents; ‘Police’ and ‘Public Order’; What is Transformation of Aspirational Districts Programme? First-ever ‘Tribal Atlas of Odisha’; Iran becomes India’s No. 2 oil supplier; Pakistan’s 1st woman chief justice of high court; etc.
Student Police Cadet (SPC) programme; Global slavery Index 2018; ‘Modern Slavery’; HIV/AIDS; UNAIDS; National AIDS Control Programme IV; Avahan; National AIDS Control Organisation (NACO); What is a solar park? Solar Park Scheme; Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI); 10th edition of Delhi Dialogue; Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN); Israel adopts divisive Jewish nation-state law; What is MicroDots technology? CMVR-TSC; National Centre for Polar and Ocean Research; Arctic Council; IndARC; HIMANSH; National Centre for Antarctic and Ocean Research (NCAOR); e-Pragati core platform; etc.
Child marriages in India; What is the Sabarimala temple case? What is the meaning of Remission? Article 161 of the Constitution; Difference between pardoning powers of President and Governor; Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI); Location of Bahrain; BSE’s iconic building Phiroze Jeejeebhoy Towers; Trademark law in India; Trademark Symbol vs Registered Trademark Symbol; The Right of Children to Free and Compulsory Education (Second Amendment) Bill, 2017; What is no detention policy? All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE); Article 17 of the constitution; What is Fair and Remunerative Price (FRP)? New Exploration Licensing Policy (NELP); Hydrocarbon Exploration & Licensing Policy (HELP); Open Acreage Licensing Policy (OALP); BRICS MoU for Regional Aviation Partnership Cooperation; BRICS; Exercise Pitch Black 2018; 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.