What is ACE2? ACE2 is an enzyme molecule that connects the inside of our cells to the outside via the cell membrane. In normal physiology, another enzyme called...
J&K UT geography: The new J&K Union Territory will comprise the territories of current Jammu and Kashmir regions Law and order will remain with the Centre, which now...
Why in news? Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced a Rs 20 lakh crore economic package due to the “unprecedented crises” caused by the novel coronavirus. This is 10...
That the archaic labour laws in India need to be amended is beyond debate. They have protected only a tiny section of the labour force, facilitated rent-seeking, and...
The day is a significant milestone in the history of India’s technological innovations as India successfully tested nuclear bombs in Pokhran on May 11, 1998. The National Technology...
While it unclear at the moment whether the deaths are due to direct exposure to styrene gas or one of its byproducts, Visakhapatnam Police Commissioner has maintained that...
Here in this article, we are going to discuss some useful tricks to solve UPSC prelims paper which are going to be immensely helpful for you in Examination...
The UPSC Civil Services Exam journey starts with the Preliminary Examination, usually conducted in the month of May/June. Marking the first stage of the 3 stage exam process,...
As per question asking the constitutional position of the President ,the constitution of India says. Article 52 said that there shall be a President of India and he will...
What is herd immunity ? The concept of herd immunity is typically described in the context of a vaccine. When enough people are vaccinated, a pathogen cannot spread...
4th May, Update: The Union Public Service Commission has taken a decision to postpone the civil services preliminary exam “until further notice”. The exam was scheduled to be...
The UPPSC notification for the PCS Examination 2020 has been released by the commission on 21st April 2020. The last date to submit the application is 21st May...
India’s Central bank recently announced an increase in the Ways and Means Advances (WMA) limits to States enabling them “to undertake COVID-19 containment and mitigation efforts” and “to...
Why in news? Several countries, including India, are seriously looking at plasma therapy as a potential treatment for Covid-19, the disease caused by the novel coronavirus. Plasma therapy...
The Free Fall of Oil Prices: Oil Economics- Of Brent, WTI and OPEC plus Explained for UPSC Exam (Read full article to understand how oil futures & contracts...
What are Intellectual Property Rights? Intellectual property rights (IPR) are the rights given to persons over the creations of their minds: inventions, literary and artistic works, and symbols,...
Short Wave Transmission Prasar Bharati has asked All India Radio to come up with a proposal to phase out Short Wave (SW) transmitters. About SW: Shortwave radio is...
Acute Encephalitis Syndrome Acute encephalitis syndrome is a severe case of encephalitis transmitted by mosquitoes and is characterized by high fever and inflammation of the brain. The World Health Organisation (WHO) in...
Apache Helicopter Eight US made Apache AH-64E stealth attack helicopters, has been inducted into IAF. The IAF has signed a contract with ‘The Boeing’ and the US government...
Project 75 India P75I was first cleared in 2007, but lay dormant until now after undergoing numerous changes. The P75I project is part of a 30-year submarine building...