Current Affairs 05 October 2022

  Contents: Nobel Prize in Chemistry announced Split on method to name new Supreme Court judges EC proposes change in Model Code of Conduct  Nobel Prize in Chemistry announced Context: The Nobel Prize in Chemistry 2022 has gone to Carolyn R Bertozzi, Morten Meldal and K Barry Sharpless, the latter winning the second Nobel of […]

EC proposes change in Model Code of Conduct 

Context: The Election Commission of India recently notified the political parties to spell out ways and means of raising additional resources to finance the promises, and the impact it would have on the fiscal sustainability of the state or the Central government. Relevance: GS Paper – 2: Polity and Governance, Government Policies & Interventions Dimensions […]

Split on method to name new Supreme Court judges

Context: With two of the five-member Supreme Court Collegium opposed to a proposal to recommend four new judges, including a Supreme Court lawyer, to the top court through a written note instead of a formal meeting, Chief Justice of India U U Lalit is learnt to have written to them again, seeking reconsideration of their […]

Nobel Prize in Chemistry announced

Context: The Nobel Prize in Chemistry 2022 has gone t0 Carolyn R Bertozzi, Morten Meldal and K Barry Sharpless, the latter winning the second Nobel of his career. Relevance: GS-III: Science and Technology Dimensions of the Article: About the Nobel Prize in Chemistry Significance What is Click Chemistry? Details about the work of Nobel laureates […]

PIB Summaries 05 October 2022

  CONTENTS: Shyamji Krishna Varma ‘herSTART’ – A start-up platform Shyamji Krishna Varma Focus: GS I- Personalities in News Why in news?  The Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi has paid tributes to Shyamji Krishna Varma on his Jayanti.  About Shyamji Krishna Varma: SK Varma (1857–1930) was an Indian revolutionary fighter, a patriot, lawyer and journalist […]