Current Affairs for UPSC IAS Exam – 19 & 20 July 2020

Contents UN draft declaration and India’s demand for reform China has crossed its 1960 claims along the LAC Private units voice concern over imports of small arms Growers wary of Rubber Act’s repeal Transmission of Coronavirus across the placenta Faults at the foot of the Himalaya discovered Hiring optimism grows as demand gathers pace UN […]

Current Affairs for UPSC IAS Exam – 18 July 2020

Contents Tamil Nadu: India’s top investment destination Nepal’s archaeologists to study possible Ramayana site India got 273 million out of poverty in 10 years India set to create its first overseas oil stockpile Brittle embankments add to flood woes in Assam TAMIL NADU: INDIA’S TOP INVESTMENT DESTINATION Focus: GS-III Indian Economy Why in news? Tamil […]

Current Affairs for UPSC IAS Exam – 17 July 2020

Contents 5G Technology Kerala Act on animal, bird sacrifices Pied Cuckoo Is India a hub for drug peddling India registers a steep decline in maternal mortality ratio 5G Technology Ambani announced that Google has picked up a stake in Reliance Jio for around 33,000 crore. Google and Reliance Jio will work on an Android -based OS for affordable […]

Current Affairs for UPSC IAS Exam – 16 July 2020

Contents India should believe in the EU Indigenous bugs help tackle invasive pest What is Non-Personal Data? Population trends for 2017-2100 India should believe in the EU Why in  news? India and the EU have many things in common. And there are many areas in which both can expand the cooperation.  Common interests Both aim […]

Current Affairs for UPSC IAS Exam – 15 July 2020

Contents Afghanistan–Pakistan Transit Trade Agreement (APTTA) Move to map COVID­19 after­effects EU, India to meet on resuming FTA negotiations U.S. rejects Beijing’s claims in South China Sea Afghanistan–Pakistan Transit Trade Agreement (APTTA) Why in news? Pakistan has allowed Afghanistan to send goods to India using the Wagah border. The decision is a part of Islamabad’s […]

Current Affairs for UPSC IAS Exam – 14 July 2020

Contents Iran drops India from Chabahar rail project Iran and China draft 25-year trade, military agreement Pakistan to allow Afghan exports through Wagah border SC on Padmanabhaswamy Temple administration Aircraft carriers to get Indian jets by 2032 IRAN DROPS INDIA FROM CHABAHAR RAIL PROJECT Focus: GS-II International Relations Why in news? Four years after India […]

Current Affairs for UPSC IAS Exam – 13 July 2020

Contents Punjab farmers find a better way to grow paddy Mizoram quake zone China, Iran close to reaching trade and military partnership NCRB and NATGRID C/2020 F3 Neowise Punjab farmers find a better way to grow paddy Why in news? Many farmers in Punjab chose the direct seeding method for the crop during COVID-19. More […]

Current Affairs for UPSC IAS Exam – 11 July 2020

CONTENTS 14% excess rain in India so far this monsoon Impact of Monsoons on Life in India Quorum not needed for routine standing committee meetings Carbon enrichment of the Universe Rabari, Bharvad and Charan Tribes of Gujarat 14% excess rain in India so far this monsoon Why in news? Monsoon rainfall since June has been […]

Current Affairs for UPSC IAS Exam – 10 July 2020

Contents WHO alert on airborne spread of SARS-nCoV2 WHO sets up panel to probe its virus response Australia ends Hong Kong extradition treaty Centre urges SC against direct relief in scam cases Lack of air pollution data puts Indians at risk WHO ALERT ON AIRBORNE SPREAD OF SARS-nCoV2 Focus: GS-III Science and Technology Why in […]

Current Affairs for UPSC IAS Exam – 9 July 2020

Contents 2020 may be a Bumper Harvest Year Quorum not needed for routine standing committee meetings UAE in support of open skies agreement with India UGC: Safety norms drawn up for university exams U.S., China trade visa curbs over Tibet 2020 MAY BE A BUMPER HARVEST YEAR Focus: GS-III Environment and Ecology, Prelims Why in […]