Current Affairs for UPSC IAS Exam – 9 July 2021

Contents Dept of Public Enterprises now under Finance Ministry MEA rejects OIC’s offer WHO on Deaths by exposure to hazardous chemicals Dept of Public Enterprises now under Finance Ministry Context: The government has reallocated the Department of Public Enterprises (DPE) to the Finance Ministry from the Ministry of Heavy Industries in a bid facilitate its […]

Current Affairs for UPSC IAS Exam – 8 July 2021

Contents SC: File status report on vacancies at CIC, SICs India – EU Cooperation in Agriculture sector More than 50% didn’t get nutrition under ICDS in Jharkhand SC: File status report on vacancies at CIC, SICs Context: The Supreme Court sought status reports from the Centre and states on vacancies and pendency in the Central […]

Current Affairs for UPSC IAS Exam – 7 July 2021

Contents Reports on open defecation in India How India can face the tidal wave of marine plastic? Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) WB resolution to set up Legislative Council Reports on open defecation in India Context: According to a new Joint Monitoring Programme Report on water, sanitation and hygeine by the World Health Organization (WHO) […]

Current Affairs for UPSC IAS Exam – 6 July 2021

Contents NIPUN Bharat deadline extended Draft anti-trafficking bill Govt. says no anti-dumping duty on certain copper items NIPUN Bharat deadline extended Context: The Centre’s new mission to ensure that every Class 3 child has foundational literacy and numeracy within five years could be rolled out in 2021. Relevance: GS-II: Social Justice (Issues related to Education, […]

Current Affairs for UPSC IAS Exam – 5 July 2021

Contents Making sense of RBI’s Financial Stability Report Arctic’s ‘Last Ice Area’ U.S. Child Soldier Recruiter List (CSRL) Beggars should also work for country: Bombay HC Making sense of RBI’s Financial Stability Report Context: The Reserve Bank of India released its latest Financial Stability Report (or FSR). Relevance: GS-III: Indian Economy (Growth and Development of […]

Current Affairs for UPSC IAS Exam – 3 July 2021

Contents U.S. report on human trafficking during pandemic Centre’s order on ‘Poshan’ and Anganwadi workers ‘Heat dome’ causing record ‘Heat waves’ in N. America Six years of Digital India Mission U.S. report on human trafficking during pandemic Context: An annual study released by the U.S. State Department shows an increase in vulnerability to human trafficking […]

Current Affairs for UPSC IAS Exam – 2 July 2021

Contents SC: Cannot fix time limit in defection pleas Indian schools and access to Internet in 2019-20 WB support to India’s informal working class ITU’s Global Cybersecurity Index India to Maldives on attacks in media SC: Cannot fix time limit in defection pleas Context: The Supreme Court put on hold a petition to frame guidelines […]

Current Affairs for UPSC IAS Exam – 1 July 2021

Contents SC on support for migrant workers and ex gratia India toughens stand on EU COVID passport Cabinet approves viability gap funding for BharatNet SC on promotion of PwDs SC on support for migrant workers and ex gratia Context: The Supreme Court said that the government cannot “abdicate” its duties to feed migrant workers, especially […]