Current Affairs for UPSC IAS Exam – 17 February 2020

Contents: Wayanad Tiger Reserve New species of urban lizard found in Guwahati Doctors remove large thyroid growths from Melghat tribal ISRO making preparations to launch GISAT-1 in March first week Madhya Pradesh grapples with spiraling neonatal deaths Radio aids revival of dying tribal language WAYANAD TIGER RESERVE  The Wayanad Wildlife Sanctuary (WWS), though home to […]

17th February – Editorials/Opinions Analyses

Contents In political micro-targeting, the vulnerable Indian voter Fresh ways to govern India’s gig workforce IN POLITICAL MICRO-TARGETING, THE VULNERABLE INDIAN VOTER In the Internet age, any data protection law must be alive to the potential impact of social media companies in shaping public opinion. The current data protection bill 2019 empowers the Central government […]

PIB 16th February

Contents: Combating Drug Trafficking’ for BIMSTEC Partner Nations Central Administrative Tribunal COMBATING DRUG TRAFFICKING’ FOR BIMSTEC PARTNER NATIONS The geographical proximity to both Golden Crescent and Golden Triangle, major opium production regions of the world, puts all the BIMSTEC Partner Nations in a very precarious position. India’s position is more vulnerable as we are sandwiched between […]