Current Affairs for UPSC IAS Exam – 20 April 2020

Contents E-commerce can’t supply non-essentials; Goa is first to turn Virus Free COVID-19: Projected Paths of the Pandemic Islamophobia is rising in India: OIC Karzai welcomes India’s involvement in talks Preventing food shortages is high priority for South Asia Concerns over China’s measures to prevent illegal wildlife trade E-COMMERCE CAN’T SUPPLY NON-ESSENTIALS; GOA IS FIRST […]

Current Affairs for UPSC IAS Exam – 19 April 2020

Contents Govt. nod mandatory for FDI from neighbouring countries Most online content on child sexual abuse from India RT-PCR only confirmatory test, says government Hydroxychloroquine does not reduce viral load The COVID-19 virus and its polyproteins CII seeks amends to govt. norms GOVT. NOD MANDATORY FOR FDI FROM NEIGHBOURING COUNTRIES Focus: GS-III Indian Economy, GS-II […]

Current Affairs for UPSC IAS Exam – 18 April 2020

Contents RBI: Cuts reverse repo rate by 25 basis points; NBFCs get liquidity booster Pune zilla parishad plans tough action to check domestic violence Kisan Rath to link farmers to transport options Minor forest produces in exemption list RBI: CUTS REVERSE REPO RATE BY 25 BASIS POINTS; NBFCS GET LIQUIDITY BOOSTER Focus: GS-III Indian Economy […]

Current Affairs for UPSC IAS Exam – 17 April 2020

Contents Golden Temple sees a big dip in offerings World’s gaze may shift from China to Make in India India eyes record food production China may have conducted Nuclear test: U.S. More time to renew policies, Insurers’ may be adversely impacted: IRDAI GOLDEN TEMPLE SEES A BIG DIP IN OFFERINGS Focus: GS-I Art and Culture […]

Current Affairs for UPSC IAS Exam – 16 April 2020

Contents 170 districts identified as hotspots: Health Ministry India to receive normal monsoon, may be late in many states: IMD U.S. freezes WHO funding over coronavirus crisis, India steers clear Outdated census data keep 10 cr. out of PDS: economists 11,077 freed from prisons, says NALSA Disinfectant tunnels can cause harm Analysis| How pandemics have […]

Current Affairs for UPSC IAS Exam – 15 April 2020

Contents U.S. approves 2 missile deals with India ICMR suggests testing of pooled samples Amid lockdown, hunters eye rhino horns Virus infections have ‘certainly’ not peaked yet, warns WHO World Economy to contract by 3% IMF HDFC Chairman Suggestion: Easing 90-day NPA deadline norm U.S. APPROVES 2 MISSILE DEALS WITH INDIA Focus: GS-II International Relations […]

Current Affairs for UPSC IAS Exam – 14 April 2020

Contents Centre may raise loan to pay GST dues to States MGNREGA jobs crash to 1% of normal Floor test is Governor’s discretion Online child porn traffic rises by 95% Water from Ganga, Yamuna being tested Retail inflation eases to 5.91% CENTRE MAY RAISE LOAN TO PAY GST DUES TO STATES Focus: GS-III Indian Economy […]

Current Affairs for UPSC IAS Exam – 13 April 2020

Contents: Bracing for a rapid surge in cases, says government India talking to U.S. over visa sanctions Government slow to absorb lockdown impact on the poor Resume industrial activity in 15 sectors: DPIIT Stimulus must precede lifting of lockdown People with disabilities have special issues during virus outbreak BRACING FOR A RAPID SURGE IN CASES, […]

Current Affairs for UPSC IAS Exam – 11 April 2020

Contents: No evidence of community transmission, Scarcity of drugs, devices imminent Ready to fly stranded Indians: UAE Red army keeps virus at bay in Northeast Bhilwara breaks virus transmission chain Choked supply lines to be cleared, Tougher norms likely for public transportation India well-equipped, has enough stock of HCQ Bank credit shot up just before […]

Current Affairs for UPSC IAS Exam – 10 April 2020

Contents: Increase rate in COVID-19 Positive cases, Plasma Therapy in Kerala, Odisha Lockdown MSMEs need huge package ‘Operation SHIELD’ at 21 locations in Delhi Ahmedabad adopts South Korean model Study points to community transmission World faces new ‘Great Depression’, Half a billion people face Poverty Inflation may drop to 2.4% in FY21: RBI Industrial output […]