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DAILY PRELIMS CURRENT AFFAIRS (UPSC) |17&18 Dec 2020| RaghukulCS
UPSC Prelims current Affairs

DAILY PRELIMS CURRENT AFFAIRS (UPSC) |17&18 Dec 2020| RaghukulCS

UPSC Online News Analysis   News Context:India goes down two ranks inHuman Development Index Topic in syllabus:Prelims – Reports & Indices Performances of diff. countries: About Human development index: The Human Development Index (HDI) is a statistic composite index of life expectancy, education (Literacy Rate, Gross Enrolment Ratio at different levels and Net Attendance Ratio),

DAILY PRELIMS CURRENT AFFAIRS (UPSC) |15 Dec 2020| RaghukulCS
UPSC Prelims current Affairs

DAILY PRELIMS CURRENT AFFAIRS (UPSC) |15 Dec 2020| RaghukulCS

UPSC Online News Analysis   News Context:India is far ahead of Chinain soft power, says Rajnath Topic in syllabus:Mains – IR (GS-2) Soft power & its significance: The term “soft power” is coined by Nye in the late 1980s. It is the ability of a country to persuade others to do what it wants without

DAILY PRELIMS CURRENT AFFAIRS (UPSC) |14 Dec 2020| RaghukulCS
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DAILY PRELIMS CURRENT AFFAIRS (UPSC) |14 Dec 2020| RaghukulCS

UPSC Online News Analysis   News Context: Elephants and jeeps are nolonger the only modes ofregulated transport to callon the rhino in the Kaziranga National Park and TigerReserve, billed as the bestconserved home of the onehorned animal. Topic in syllabus: Prelims – Environment & ecology About Kaziranga national park: Kaziranga is located in Assam. The

DAILY PRELIMS CURRENT AFFAIRS (UPSC) |12 Dec 2020| RaghukulCS
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DAILY PRELIMS CURRENT AFFAIRS (UPSC) |12 Dec 2020| RaghukulCS

UPSC Online News Analysis   News Context: Not all Indian droughts are caused by El Nino – Bengaluru scientists point to ‘curving waves’ from the Atlantic region that may be drying up the monsoons Topic in syllabus: Prelims – Geography | Mains – Disaster management (GS-3) What are the Rosby waves? Rossby waves, also known

DAILY PRELIMS CURRENT AFFAIRS (UPSC) |11 Dec 2020| RaghukulCS
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DAILY PRELIMS CURRENT AFFAIRS (UPSC) |11 Dec 2020| RaghukulCS

UPSC Online News Analysis   1)  News Context: HelpAge India(working for ‘the cause and care of disadvantaged older persons to improve their quality of life’ for over four decades)has beenpresented the UN Population Award for 2020 (institutional category), according to a release issued byUNFPA. Topic in syllabus: Prelims – International organisations About UNFPA: UNFPA is

DAILY PRELIMS CURRENT AFFAIRS (UPSC) |10 Dec 2020| RaghukulCS
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DAILY PRELIMS CURRENT AFFAIRS (UPSC) |10 Dec 2020| RaghukulCS

UPSC Online News Analysis   1)News Context: Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov has accused the US-led West of attempting to “undermine” Russia’s close partnership and privileged relations with India. Topic in syllabus:Mains – Bilateral, Regional and Global Groupings and Agreements involving India and/or affecting India’s interests. (GS-2) What did he say? (Important to understand the

DAILY PRELIMS CURRENT AFFAIRS (UPSC) |09 Dec 2020| RaghukulCS
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DAILY PRELIMS CURRENT AFFAIRS (UPSC) |09 Dec 2020| RaghukulCS

UPSC Online News Analysis News-1 The Gauhati High Court has stayed the environmental clearance given to Oil India Limited (OIL) for extended reach drilling (ERD) operations at seven locations beneath the Dibru­Saikhowa National Park. Topic in the syllabus: Prelims – Environment, Places in news About Dibru­Saikhowa National Park: Dibru-Saikhowa National Park is a national park

DAILY PRELIMS CURRENT AFFAIRS (UPSC) |08 Dec 2020| RaghukulCS
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DAILY PRELIMS CURRENT AFFAIRS (UPSC) |08 Dec 2020| RaghukulCS

UPSC Online News Analysis News-1 Context: Feluda test to start in Delhi in 10 days. Topic in the syllabus: Prelims – Science & technology How Does India’s Feluda COVID-19 Test Work? For the Feluda test, the research team at the Institute of Genomics and Integrative Biology used the CRISPR-Cas9 technique to detect the viral genome

DAILY PRELIMS CURRENT AFFAIRS (UPSC) |07 Dec 2020| RaghukulCS
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DAILY PRELIMS CURRENT AFFAIRS (UPSC) |07 Dec 2020| RaghukulCS

UPSC Online News Analysis News-1 Context: Tourists can no longer get too close to the iconic stone chariot in front of the Vijaya Vittala Temple at Hampi, a UNESCO World Heritage site. Topic in the syllabus: Prelims – Art & culture Information about: Vijaya Vittala Temple, Hampi: The temple is located in the north eastern

DAILY PRELIMS CURRENT AFFAIRS (UPSC) |05 Dec 2020| RaghukulCS
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DAILY PRELIMS CURRENT AFFAIRS (UPSC) |05 Dec 2020| RaghukulCS

UPSC Online News Analysis News-1 Context: In view of fraudulent cases where developers and promoters mislead homebuyers into investing in the Land Pooling Policy (LPP), the Delhi Development Authority (DDA) reiterated that it has not issued any licence or approval to housing projects in any zone under the policy. Topic in the syllabus: Prelims –