Important Articles

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Exercise 'Him Vijay' {Defence}  07 Oct, 2019


Indian Army holds first-of -its kind, biggest ever mountain combat exercise ‘Him Vijay’ in Arunachal Pradesh, which borders the Chinese controlled Tibet Autonomous Region, China has reportedly raised concerns about the exercise. Highlights The exercise is to test mobility, communication and coo... Read More

Ecuador to quit OPEC in 2020  05 Oct, 2019


In news Ecuador one of the smallest members of the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries has decided to withdraw from 14-nation Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) from 1 January 2020.    Read More

RBI cuts repo rate by 25 bps  05 Oct, 2019


In news The Reserve Bank of India reduced the repo rate by 25 bps to 5.15% on Friday to boost growth while keeping the policy stance accommodative. Repo rate Repo rate is the rate at which the central bank of a country (Reserve Bank of India in case ... Read More

Humans pollute more than volcanoes {Environment}  04 Oct, 2019


Human activities emit 60 or more times the amount of carbon dioxide released by volcanoes each year. Large, violent eruptions may match the rate of human emissions for the few hours that they last, but they are too rare and fleeting to rival humanity’s annual emissions.  Human activities Human activities&mdas... Read More

The Gandhian Challenge   04 Oct, 2019


In news On the 150th birth Anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi, AIM, NITI Aayog’s Atal Tinkering Labs (ATL) and UNICEF India, including Generation Unlimited, have launched ‘The Gandhian Challenge’. This innovation challenge provides a platform for every child across India to ideate innovative solutions for a sustainable India of their dre... Read More

National Nutrition Survey {GS-2}  04 Oct, 2019


In news With the help of UNICEF, the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare recently conducted the first-ever comprehensive National Nutrition Survey. Key finding... Read More

National Monsoon Mission  04 Oct, 2019


In news New monsoon models, called the Monsoon Mission Coupled Forecast Model (CFS), deployed by the IMD over the last decade could not predict this year’s monsoon. 'National Monsoon Mission' (NMM)  Read More

​भारत, दुनिया का सबसे बड़ा SO2 उत्सर्जनकर्ता: ग्रीनपीस  22 Aug, 2019


भारत, दुनिया का सबसे बड़ा SO2 उत्सर्जनकर्ता: ग्रीनपीस ग्रीनपीस द्वारा जारी नासा के आंकड़ों के एक विश्लेषण से पता चलता है कि विश्व के सभी मानवजनित सल्फर डा... Read More

The Odisha model {Women Empowerment}  31 Jul, 2019


Among its South Asian neighbors, India ranks fifth in women’s political representation in parliament falling behind Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Pakistan and Nepal. On the other hand, while so many countries around the world grapple with the idea of a female head of state, India was the second country in the world to elect a female head of state, Indira Gandhi. Presently, women in Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s cabinet lead some of the most ... Read More

Focussing on the critical years of a child’s life  31 Jul, 2019


Context This article depicts the flaws in our new education policy and few steps for development of kids at their initial age Highlight of National Education Policy The policy covers school education, higher education and profession... Read More