Current Affairs for UPSC IAS Exam – 8 September 2020

Contents Kamath committee by RBI Imports from China rise in June and July No compensation for loss of love in accident Age at marriage in India: Complexities CWH notification: On Wildlife habitats KAMATH COMMITTEE BY RBI Focus: GS-III Indian Economy Why in news? The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) constituted the proposed expert committee under […]

Current Affairs for UPSC IAS Exam – 6 & 7 September 2020

Contents Foreign Contribution Regulation Act (FCRA) India, Iran exchange views on Afghanistan Turning waste into wealth by salvaging crop residue Inhaling polluted air can lead to brain damage Prison overcrowding in 2019 highest in 10 years No correlation between Ct values and COVID-19 severity FOREIGN CONTRIBUTION REGULATION ACT (FCRA) Focus: GS-II Governance Why in news? […]

Current Affairs for UPSC IAS Exam – 5 September 2020

Contents Railways propose to decriminalize begging 2 Years since decriminalisation homosexuality Kaziranga National Park set to be expanded RBI alters priority sector norms RAILWAYS PROPOSE TO DECRIMINALISE BEGGING Focus: GS-II Governance Why in news? As part of an exercise to decriminalise/rationalise penalties under the provisions of the Railway Act, 1989, the Ministry of Railways has […]

Current Affairs for UPSC IAS Exam – 4 September 2020

Contents Relief for borrowers in moratorium case Many parents take children out of private schools The ‘rice of diabetes’: an undeniable link Plea in SC on secular marriage law RELIEF FOR BORROWERS IN MORATORIUM CASE Focus: GS-III Indian Economy Why in news? The Supreme Court directed banks that loan accounts on the clear till the […]

Current Affairs for UPSC IAS Exam – 3 September 2020

Contents Question Hour dropped in Lok Sabha Kashmiri, Dogri, Hindi in J&K Official Languages Capping MEIS benefits will seriously affect traders Parliament panel grills FB officials Government Bans 118 Applications QUESTION HOUR DROPPED IN LOK SABHA Focus: GS-II International Relations Why in news? The Lok Sabha Secretariat on officially released the schedule for the monsoon […]

Current Affairs for UPSC IAS Exam – 2 September 2020

Contents Supreme Court’s Judgement on AGR Dues New guidelines for Standing Committees in the making India, 3 nations call for UNSC reform India, Russia to hold Naval drills in Andaman Sea GST revenue falls 12%, Manufacturing sector comeback SUPREME COURT’S JUDGEMENT ON AGR DUES Focus: GS-II Governance Why in news? The Supreme Court allowed telecom […]

Current Affairs for UPSC IAS Exam – 1 September 2020

Contents GDP contracts by record 23.9% in Q1: Full Coverage Adivasis account for 13% of total convicts Aggressive moves by China near Pangong Tso GDP CONTRACTS BY RECORD 23.9% IN Q1: FULL COVERAGE Focus: GS-III Indian Economy Why in news? The Indian economy saw its worst contraction in decades, with Gross Domestic Product (GDP) shrinking […]