Current Affairs for UPSC IAS Exam – 29 February 2020

Contents National Investigation Agency – Arrests one in Pulwama Govt. move to cut crop cover premium Core Sector Growth Hot Summer in Offing Why snow in Antarctica is turning blood-red? Meril’s Device Central Laws to Apply Retrospectively in J&K MCA to introduce ‘SPICe+’ form to replace existing SPICe form Chikankari(embroidery) NATIONAL INVESTIGATION AGENCY – ARRESTS […]

Current Affairs for UPSC IAS Exam – 28 February 2020

Contents U.P. pollution control body pulled up for Ganga’s plight  Process: transfer of HC Judge February 28: National Science Day Govt to establish Central Consumer Protection Authority U.P. POLLUTION CONTROL BODY PULLED UP FOR GANGA’S PLIGHT Why in news? The Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) has pulled up the Uttar Pradesh Pollution Control Board (UPPCB) […]

Current Affairs for UPSC IAS Exam – 27 February 2020

Contents Cabinet Approves Bill to Regulate Surrogacy In Rakhigarhi, anxiety trumps history ISRO to launch GISAT-1 on March 5 J&K ‘was, is and shall forever’ remain its integral part: India tells Pakistan at UNHRC meeting NIA Conducts Fresh Searches in Pulwama Virus cases emerging faster globally: WHO Sri Lanka notifies UN about rights resolution withdrawal […]

Current Affairs for UPSC IAS Exam – 26 February 2020

Contents CWMA Drops discussion on Mekadatu Dam Trump renews offer to mediate on Kashmir, but skirts CAA Apex environment body defers decision on Parliament revamp plan CWMA DROPS DISCUSSION ON KEKADATU DAM Why in news? Background Cauvery Water Management Authority (CWMA)  CWMA has been created as per the Cauvery Management Scheme framed by Centre and […]

Current Affairs for UPSC IAS Exam – 25 February 2020

Contents Rainfall to increase over next 100 years, shows IISc. Paper Mahadayi project Most Feared Military Equipment on Offer Energy to Dominate India-U.S. Relations Donald Trump calls Modi a ‘true friend’, lavishes praise on PM ASI planning barricade around famed stone chariot at Hampi RAINFALL TO INCREASE OVER NEXT 100 YEARS – IISc. PAPER Why […]

Current Affairs for UPSC IAS Exam – 24 February 2020

Contents: Monsoon in Sunderbans likely to get longer, warn climate experts New highway threatens tiger territory in Arunachal Pradesh Kawal Wildlife Sanctuary Yakshagana China faces its biggest health emergency since 1949: Xi No country is doing enough to protect children’s health, finds study Govt. eyes public-private fund to give R&D a shot in the arm […]

Current Affairs for UPSC IAS Exam – 22 February 2020

Contents: Pakistan Retained in FATF’s Grey List Forex reserves rise to record $476 billion Scientists oppose study into ‘qualities’ of indigenous cows New solar energy park to come up in Rajasthan’s Jaisalmer Gurmukhi script Vivad se Vishwas Scheme PAKISTAN RETAINED IN FATF’S GREY LIST  Why in news? Pakistan has been retained on the “grey list” […]

Current Affairs for UPSC IAS Exam – 21 February 2020

Contents: CAA will cause Muslims to face exclusion: U.S. panel SC passes interim order on Mahadayi tribunal’s award Article 371 Economy needs more monetary stimulus: RBI Governor CAA WILL CAUSE MUSLIMS TO FACE EXCLUSION: U.S. PANEL Why in news? Days before U.S. President Donald Trump is due in India, the United States Commission on International […]

Current Affairs for UPSC IAS Exam – 20 February 2020

Contents: Assisted Reproductive Technology Regulation Bill proposes national registry of clinics Appointment of CVC Lithium reserve found in Mandya near Bengaluru SEBI redefines ‘pledge’ to protect client securities What is Dark Web? STF set up to study minimum age of girls entering motherhood: Centre ASSISTED REPRODUCTIVE TECHNOLOGY REGULATION BILL PROPOSES NATIONAL REGISTRY OF CLINICS Why […]

Current Affairs for UPSC IAS Exam – 19 February 2020

Contents: Pakistan to remain in terror financing watchdog’s ‘Grey List Karbis protest against ST status for hill Bodos Foodgrains production set to touch a record high One in three adolescents face online abuse, finds study by NGO PAKISTAN TO REMAIN IN TERROR FINANCING WATCHDOG’S GREY LIST Why in news? The International Co­operation Review Group (ICRG) […]