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Daily Current Affairs 02.02.2023(Odisha may prove to be first mover on PVTG Development Mission, Protection under Domestic Violence Act not available to male member, says Delhi HC, Finance Minister proposes amendments to banking laws, While promoting inclusive development, the Budget gives more to the affluent than to the poor, A Budget that signals growth with stability, The growth deceleration problem cannot be skipped)

1. Odisha may prove to be first mover on PVTG Development Mission As Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Wednesday announced to launch the Pradhan

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Daily Current Affairs 01.02.2023 ( GDP to grow 6.5% in 2023-24: Survey, Adani’s FPO fully subscribed as HNIs offset retail wariness, The Economic Survey that wasn’t, Solar energy is not the best option for India, The funding and demand for MGNREGA, Alienation: the separation of labour from the product, process, humanity, society, Be secular, SC on plea on party names with overtones of faith, Don’t take up Data Bill till House debates it: Centre, Collegium recommends two more new judges for Supreme Court, Share of education in budgetary allocations has fallen over the past seven years: Survey, ‘India needs access to global finance to achieve climate obligations on emissions’, ‘E-commerce, fintech surged in smaller cities post-COVID’)

1. GDP to grow 6.5% in 2023-24: Survey ‘Pandemic-induced blues are over, India on a stronger wicket now’ Need to stay vigilant on inflation and

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Daily Current Affairs 30.01.2023( Lessons from Ukraine war: UAVs, missiles are likely future threats, ‘India has done well in terms of aggregate growth over the last year’, Revisit the tax treatment of tobacco products, In NREGA reforms, prioritise the worker and her dues, Shortfall of specialist doctors in rural areas was 80% in 2022 )

1. Lessons from Ukraine war: UAVs, missiles are likely future threats Protective cover: Efforts are under way by the Army to put in place a layered

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Daily Current Affairs 28.01.2023(India sends notice to Pak. to amend 1960 Indus pact, Rise in waterbird count recorded in Kerala’s capital, cheetah project to bring in 12 big cats from South Africa, Current account deficit manageable: RBI Governor, Adherence to basic principles of the Constitution is what unifies India, Budget 2023-24 must balance electoral signalling with fiscal prudence, India’s groundwater governance is in better shape)

India sends notice to Pak. to amend 1960 Indus pact Islamabad approaches court of arbitration in The Hague raising concerns over two hydropower projects in J&K;

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Daily Current Affairs 27.01.2023(‘India’s first mission to study the sun to begin by June-July’, ‘Padma award is an honour for the Etikoppaka toy craft’, India and Egypt reiterate support for Non-Aligned Movement, ‘China has exploited tribal alienation along India-Myanmar border’, ‘States fall short of target to improve forest cover, quality’, A betrayal of the very idea of the Mahatma)

1. ‘India’s first mission to study the sun to begin by June-July’ VELC, the primary payload on board Aditya-L1, was handed over to ISRO by

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Daily Current Affairs 22.01.2023(Ahom burial sites to vie for UNESCO tag, A rice-loving wild jumbo drives villagers up the wall, ‘China building new dam in Tibet near Indian border’, Of a bygone era: excavations reveal Buddhist monastery complex at Bharatpur in Bengal, Why is China’s population shrinking?, India’s plan to eradicate measles, rubella )

1. Ahom burial sites to vie for UNESCO tag The Centre has decided to nominate Assam’s Charaideo Maidams — the Ahom equivalent of the ancient

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Daily Current Affairs 21.01.2023( Wayanad becomes country’s first district to provide basic documents to all tribal people, SC declines to entertain petitions on caste census, New guidelines to regulate promotions on social media, Govt. policy muddle is stalling production of biodegradable plastic, The decline in China’s population will affect the rest of the world too, There is hardly any autonomy at the panchayat level, On the shifting banks of the Ganga)

1. Wayanad becomes country’s first district to provide basic documents to all tribal people Wayanad Sub-Collector R. Sreelakshmi collecting details of tribal persons at the

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Daily Current Affairs 20.01.2023(SC Collegium firm on appointing gay lawyer as HC judge, Citizens’ committee to press for heritage panel clearance for work on Chamundi Hills, National Export Cooperative Society to trade nano fertilizers, dairy products in 3 months, SC backs right to free speech of 2 lawyers up for judgeship, Women officers in command soon, Judging a decade of the POCSO Act, Flip the page to the chapter on middle schoolchildren)

1. SC Collegium firm on appointing gay lawyer as HC judge Govt. had objected to the proposal citing Kirpal’s relationship with Swiss national and possibility of

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Daily Current Affairs 19.01.2023(Central panel asks Arunachal to review hydropower project, Objectives of SIMI against basic fabric of Constitution, Report flags widening learning gaps, Oil demand may see high on China’s COVID-19 reopening, Check, do not cross Government should work towards systemic reform; not attack the judiciary, Admonishments that endanger the Constitution)

1. Central panel asks Arunachal to review hydropower project The Forest Advisory Committee (FAC) of the Union Environment Ministry has asked the Arunachal Pradesh government

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Daily Current Affairs 18.01.2023(Pak. PM moots ‘serious, sincere’ talks with Modi, UNSC sanctions committee blacklists Lashkar’s Makki after Beijing lifts its hold, Himachal women create livelihood with pine needles, Finish collection of States’ views on identifying minorities: SC to Centre, India plans ‘buffers’ in proposed Arunachal project to offset China threat, In a landmark shift, China’s population declines in 2022, China GDP rose 3% in 2022 as COVID lockdowns, surge hurt consumption, New free foodgrain scheme as an illusion, doublespeak, A case for reassigning GST to States)

1. Pak. PM moots ‘serious, sincere’ talks with Modi Pakistan wants peace with India, but what is happening in Kashmir should be stopped… we have

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Daily Current Affairs 14.01.2023 (The buck stops with govt. to end hate speech: SC, Rise in govt. capital spending pushes up investments by 53%, HC takes note of human-elephant conflict in Odisha, Rajasthan to form action plan for protection of geo-heritage sites, Kollam is first Constitution literate dist, Alappuzha sees a decline in visiting waterbirds, Modi flags off world’s longest river cruise from Varanasi to Dibrugarh, Marriage of minor girls: SC to check legality of personal law)

1. The buck stops with govt. to end hate speech: SC Govt. should step in when religious freedom, harmony and orderly progress are gravely affected, says

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Daily Current Affairs 13.01.2023(World is in crisis and it’s not clear how long it will last, says Modi, Vegetable prices help cool inflation, India has made marked progress in LAC infra development: Army chief, Under Constitution, law declared by the Supreme Court is binding on all, India intensified crackdown on activists, media in 2022: Human Rights Watch report, Industrial output rebounded to 7.1% growth in Nov. after Oct. contraction, Capital stalemate Governance is the casualty in the conflict between CM and LG in Delhi)

1. World is in crisis and it’s not clear how long it will last, says Modi Global south does not have an adequate voice in

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. Govt. nets 87% of direct tax goal, receipts hit ₹12 lakh cr. Daily Current Affairs 12.01.2023(₹2,600-cr. incentive for banks to promote digital payments, V-P says court can’t dilute Parliament’s sovereignty, Beypore boat to figure in DPR for Swadesh Darshan project, Godavari estuary has become prime habitat for Indian skimmer: expert, White tufted royal butterfly, a rare species, found in Kerala’s Kannur, Office of Registrar-General of India following ‘obsolete’ criteria to define Scheduled Tribes, . Three multi-State societies to procure and distribute seeds, U.K., Japan ink defence pact allowing troop deployments, Govt. nets 87% of direct tax goal, receipts hit ₹12 lakh cr., Authorities must heed science and people living near mines, dams)

1. ₹2,600-cr. incentive for banks to promote digital payments The Union Cabinet approved an outlay of ₹2,600 crore to promote payments using RuPay cards and

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Daily Current Affairs 11.01.2023 ( We won’t pay a farthing more, says Union Carbide, Study sheds light on how blackbuck survive challenges, Bad and ugly A Governor’s departure from convention has set off unsavoury events, The beginning of India’s cultural renaissance, Decriminalising homosexuality, but no same-sex marriage, DAC gives nod to purchase indigenous defence systems, Constitution Bench to take up Section 6A of Citizenship Act for preliminary determination, Indian diaspora a ‘unique force’ in the global system: Murmu )

1. We won’t pay a farthing more, says Union Carbide Govt. walking a ‘slippery slope’ by seeking more funds for Bhopal gas leak victims over and

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Daily Current Affairs 10.01.2023(Opposition parties flay EC’s remote voting plan, India, Britain sign and exchange letters for Young Professionals Scheme, The Census is too vital for the government to delay it any further, SC must provide a definitive directive on the rights of same-sex couples, Municipal corporations in India are gasping for funds)

1. Opposition parties flay EC’s remote voting plan Questions raised: The Election Commission has called an all-party meeting on January 16 for consultations. It will discourage

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Daily Current Affairs 08.01.2023(Roots connect a Meghalaya village, Frequent outbreaks of bird flu in Kerala require diagnostic studies, Assam’s Deepor Beel soars above garbage mounds; survey shows more birds in wetlands, A clear picture of how mercury becomes a superconductor, IISER Pune’s new material removes pollutants from water)

1. Roots connect a Meghalaya village Years of work: The root bridge over the Umkar river in Siej village, Meghalaya. A farmer takes forward the State’s

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Daily Current Affairs 06.01.2023(Decennial census put off till Sept. to freeze boundaries, Tirupati to have largest liquid waste treatment plant, Asian elephant has lost most of its optimal habitat in Nilgiri Reserve, Centre plans to promote India as a global hub for green hydrogen: Minister, UGC unveils draft norms to allow foreign universities to set up campuses in India, Small enterprises can be the mainstay of the green economy, Freedom in authority)

1. Decennial census put off till Sept. to freeze boundaries. The decennial census exercise has been postponed till September, at least, as the government informed

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Daily Current Affairs 05.01.2023(Centre clears ₹19,744 cr. Green Hydrogen Mission, Services PMI shows surge in Dec., private sector output growth rises to 11-year high, Silent Valley bird species’ number goes up to 175, Pariksha Pe Charcha with PM to be held on January 27, Gaming and gambling, The values of local self-governance)

1. Centre clears ₹19,744 cr. Green Hydrogen Mission Plan is to reduce fossil fuel imports, decarbonise major sectors of the economy and turn the country into

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Daily Current Affairs 04.01.2022 (No need for extra curbs on free speech of Ministers: SC,We do not believe in war, but will fight if forced to: Rajnath, Preventing animal cruelty is a duty of the state , It is crucial for India to embrace multi-domain operations , A late but right call by Kerala Governor , Withdrawal of PMGKAY will hurt poor, benefit Centre, says Congress , Not all religious conversions are illegal: Supreme Court , PM, CMs have no disciplinary control over members of the Council of Ministers, says SC , India said to eye $17 bn cut in food, fertilizer subsidy spend ,‘States’ borrowings in January-March may fall short of target’, ‘RBI likely sold dollars to stop rupee falling below 83 level’ )

1. No need for extra curbs on free speech of Ministers: SC A statement by a Minister cannot be attributed vicariously to government by invoking principle

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Daily Current Affairs 03.01.2023(SC majority ruling finds no flaw in 2016 demonetisation process, Use gender-neutral word to refer to ‘ex-servicemen’, says Karnataka High Court, Jains fear that a sacred hill will be defiled by tourism plans, Online games must register with self-regulatory body, say draft rules, ST Commission holds its ground on impact of new rules on Forest Rights Act, IMF MD Georgieva warns that global economy faces tougher year in 2023, Towards reducing India’s prison footprint)

1. SC majority ruling finds no flaw in 2016 demonetisation process. The sole woman judge on the five-member Bench, Justice B.V. Nagarathna, disagrees with the

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Daily Current Affairs 02.01.2023 (India asks Pakistan to free prisoners, says ready to solve humanitarian matters, Thousands visit Bhima-Koregaon war memorial, Unemployment rate rises to 8.3% in Dec., highest in 16 months, Higher turnout is worth striving for, but not without sufficient safeguards, Bad loans share at a decadal low in Indian banks)

1. India asks Pakistan to free prisoners, says ready to solve humanitarian matters. India is committed to addressing “all humanitarian matters, including those pertaining to

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Daily Current Affairs 31.12.2022 (Core sector output rises 5.4% in uneven recovery,Study shows butterflies bedazzle predators and escape,Idol Wing of Tamil Nadu Police traces three stolen idols abroad,Courts should step up to clear long-pending cases by Independence Day: CJI,Withdrawing PMGKAY a regressive step, it cuts the foodgrain entitlement by half.,A strong case exists for marriage equality,The other side of the sanctuary)

 1. Core sector output rises 5.4% in uneven recovery Overall production levels in November remain the same as in the previous month; cement,coal, steel, electricity

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Daily Current Affairs 30.12.2022 (Remote EVM ready to help migrants vote outside States: EC, Study shows T.N. is worst performing in RTI responsiveness, Current account deficit widens in Q2 to 9-year high of 4.4% on trade gap, The Karnataka-Maharashtra border row, Friendly neighbours)

1. Remote EVM ready to help migrants vote outside States: EC The machines can handle multiple constituencies from a single remote polling booth; panel to demonstrate

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Daily Current Affairs 28.12.2022 (Centre yet to make its stand clear on Ram Setu petition, Parliamentary panel pulls up govt. for failure to create Tourism Council, EC to begin delimitation exercise in Assam, to use Census figures of 2001, Staying prepared India needs to scale up the pace of its genome sequencing, A retelling of the Indian migrant worker’s plight)

1. Centre yet to make its stand clear on Ram Setu petition The statement by the Union government in Parliament that satellite imagery cannot provide

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Daily Current Affairs 27.12.2022 (President inaugurates ‘PRASAD’ project to create a slew of facilities at Srisailam, Expedite classification of nomadic tribes in quota lists, panel tells Centre, NCPCR warns NGOs over depiction of vulnerable children for fundraising, A holistic heritage conservation plan, The volume and variety of contraband seized in India)

1. President inaugurates ‘PRASAD’ project to create a slew of facilities at Srisailam President Droupadi Murmu inaugurated the ‘PRASAD’ project at the tourism facilitation centre

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Daily Current Affairs 25.12.2022 (Scientists freeze Great Barrier Reef coral in world-first trial, Diabetes remission through intermittent calorie-restricted diet, Nutrient supplements alone will not make children smarter, Is the economy driving with the brakes on?, What is the threat from global COVID rise?, A 225-km yatra to save the endangered sacred groves of Rajasthan)

1. Scientists freeze Great Barrier Reef coral in world-first trial Scientists working on Australia’s Great Barrier Reef have successfully trialled a new method for freezing

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Daily Current Affairs 23.12.2022 (India and China to keep dialogue channels open,‘Both nations not patrolling several points as agreed’,Airports to resume testing 2% of international flyers for COVID-19 from tomorrow,India abstains from UNSC vote on Myanmar, calls for quiet and constructive diplomacy,India’s neighbourhood remains volatile and uncertain: IAF chief,Bill seeks to promote ease of doing business,Centre rules out an increase in MSP for cotton, but farmers seek more,Sahitya Akademi Awards announced, Anuradha Roy among 23 winners, Japan reverses nuclear plan adopted post Fukushima crisis ,Need taxonomy, definitions to avoid ‘greenwashing’: Rao)

1. India and China to keep dialogue channels open The 17th round of senior-level military talks was held on December 20 ‘in an open, constructive manner’,

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Daily Current Affairs 21.12.2022 (Three more sites added to tentative list of UNESCO, A new global biodiversity framework, How the great gamble on the price cap on Russian oil might just fumble, Upholding the autonomy of the Election Commission, The new normal in the Indo-Pacific contestation, Fluid boundaries, Vegetable prices in India are on a rollercoaster ride)

1. Three more sites added to tentative list of UNESCO Gujarat’s Vadnagar town, the iconic Sun Temple at Modhera, and the rock cut sculptures of

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Daily Current Affairs 20.12.2022 (COP-15 summit adopts historic biodiversity deal, Monetary policy is hostage to veg prices: PMEAC member, The minimum tax on big businesses, What are carbon markets and how do they operate?, A planet in crisis, Criminalising consensual relationships)

1. COP-15 summit adopts historic biodiversity deal Kunming-Montreal Agreement is aimed at saving the lands, oceans and species from pollution, degradation and climate change, and is

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Daily Current Affairs 19.12.2022 (Citizenship path to be eased for 6 minority groups from 3 nations, Missile destroyer INS Mormugao commissioned into Indian Navy, India pushes for new biodiversity fund, Decriminalisation of offences under GST, Decriminalisation of offences under GST, India’s crushing court backlogs out-of-the box reform)

1. Citizenship path to be eased for 6 minority groups from 3 nations Hindus, Sikhs, Parsis, Christians, Buddhists, Jains from Pak., Afghanistan and Bangladesh will be

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Daily Current Affairs 18.12.2022 (Rajasthan sanctuary gets protection against ESZ shrinking, Genes for long lifespan of banyan peepal trees identified, NASA set to conduct first global water survey from space, Reasons for treatment resistance in prostate cancer found, The challenges of quantum computing, How can mRNA vaccines help fight cancer?, ‘e-bus ambitions hit financing speed bump’)

1. Rajasthan sanctuary gets protection against ESZ shrinking The famous Tal Chhapar blackbuck sanctuary in Churu district of Rajasthan has received a protective cover against

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Daily Current Affairs 16.12.2022 ( States can enact laws on uniform civil code Law Minister tells Rajya Sabha, Need a new appointment system to fill vacancies in higher judiciary: Rijiju, SC to hear plea against poll bond scheme next month, Curbing air pollution in India needs efforts across South Asia: WB report, What are Kerala’s University Laws (amendment) Bills?, Is the RTI Act fulfilling its purpose?)

1. States can enact laws on uniform civil code, Law Minister tells Rajya Sabha The States are empowered to enact personal laws that decide issues

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Daily Current Affairs 14.12.2022 (Analysing U.S.-China bilateral ties, Assam Accord: Constitution Bench lists citizenship case for January 10, ‘India may be first to hold satellite spectrum auction’, The attack on the last bastion — the judiciary, A conservation Bill that endangers forest rights)

1. Analysing U.S.-China bilateral ties What events led to the unprecedented downturn of relations between the two countries? Is there a growing effort from both

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Daily Current Affairs 13.12.2022 (Why is there friction between the government and the judiciary?, Weighing in on the efficacy of female leadership in government, Oct. industrial output contracts 4%, slide seen second time in 3 months, Curbing individualism in public health, Big Tech and the need in India for ex-ante regulation)

1. Why is there friction between the government and the judiciary? What is the trigger for the current conflict? Why did the Supreme Court strike

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Daily Current Affairs 12.12.2022 (Stop grading terrorists as good and bad: India in UN,India urged to adopt ASEAN consensus on Myanmar, Capturing ‘problem’ elephants, the Tamil Nadu way ,The role of the ‘China Test’ in India’s grand strategy, Questioning the basis of clerical shariah ,Crypto regulation a key focus area as G-20 finance talks begin tomorrow,Enforcement agencies stepping up action against pro-Khalistan forces,‘Clean Ganga’ changes course to conservation, tourism, livelihood)

1. Stop grading terrorists as good and bad: India in UN Political convenience must not dictate such decisions and there cannot be an exception or justification

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Daily Current Affairs 11.12.2022(Sukhvinder Singh Sukhu is Himachal Pradesh CM,Parliament must examine issue of age of consent: CJI Chandrachud, Resurgence of far-right extremism is a cause of concern for Germany,IMF holds talks about debt situation of Sri Lanka, Zambia, European Parliament vice-president arrested over graft charges linked to Qatar ,Is anaemia seen in 3 in 10 rural men due to iron deficiency?,Those fascinating hornbills,Will new Alzheimer’s drug work?,Why a price cap on Russian oil?)

1. Sukhvinder Singh Sukhu is Himachal Pradesh CM Congress leadership makes the announcement after two days of deliberations, MLAs meet Governor Arlekar to stake claim

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Daily Current Affairs 10.12.2022 ( India not as decoupled, still on a sticky path: economists , The G-20 can be the UN Security Council alternative ,‘India, China trade deficit is at $51.5 bn’,Tense moments as Sharmila embarks on indefinite fast, Revdi or welfare, government scheme delivery brings win for BJP in Gujarat )

1. India not as decoupled, still on a sticky path: economists China’s absence as a shock absorber for global economy is conspicuous this time, says

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Daily Current Affairs 08.12.2022 ( AAP secures win with 134 seats in municipal polls, ends 15-year rule of BJP ,RBI goes slow on rates, limits increase to 35 bps,The perils of undoing the framework of reservation, BIMSTEC as key to a new South Asian regional order, Need for an effective tourist police,Ukraine-Russia war rages on as refugees pile up, SC directs Centre, RBI to submit records behind demonetisation decision,India will not tolerate any unilateral attempts to change LAC: Jaishankar, Big industries don’t observe uniform labour standards in India, says BMS at ILO meet , RBI tweak to UPI will help in e-com, share purchases: Das)

1. AAP secures win with 134 seats in municipal polls, ends 15-year rule of BJP The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) recorded its maiden victory in

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Daily Current Affairs 07.12.2022 (Europe’s concerns about the U.S. IRA, How is TRAI proposing to help callers identify spammers?, New labour codes give a free hand to employers: unions, Scenarios for the future of India and the world, Delhi choking, but do not blame stubble burning alone, In Pakistan a new army chief and old issues)

1. Europe’s concerns about the U.S. IRA What are the provisions of the new Inflation Reduction Act of the United States? Why has the French

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Daily Current Affairs 06.12.2022 (SC offers to find solution to ‘deceitful conversions’, Climate talks as shortchanging international law ,EWS quota: beyond the smokescreen,Well within our right to disagree with RBI, government tells SC,Catching small fry is not enough, nab masterminds of drugs smuggling: FM,SC set to host ‘hackathon’ to spot ideas for better system,HC notice to EC for framing rules to stop caste-based rallies,CPI calls for abolition of post of Governor, India eyes access for more goods to Russia )

1. SC offers to find solution to ‘deceitful conversions’ Bench says it will examine ‘veiled intentions’ behind religious conversions through allurement by offering food, medicines, treatment;

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Daily Current Affairs 06.12.2022 (SC offers to find solution to ‘deceitful conversions’,Climate talks as shortchanging international law,EWS quota: beyond the smokescreen,Well within our right to disagree with RBI, government tells SC,Catching small fry is not enough, nab masterminds of drugs smuggling: FM,SC set to host ‘hackathon’ to spot ideas for better system,HC notice to EC for framing rules to stop caste-based rallies, CPI calls for abolition of post of Governor, India eyes access for more goods to Russia)

1. SC offers to find solution to ‘deceitful conversions’ Bench says it will examine ‘veiled intentions’ behind religious conversions through allurement by offering food, medicines, treatment;

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Daily Current Affairs 05.12.2022 ( In rare gesture, Iran shuts morality police, Kannada groups ask Bommai to stall visit of Maharashtra Ministers, Poor soil management will erode food security, China’s moves in the Indian Ocean, Why has the Reserve Bank of India introduced an e-rupee?, Afghanistan open for investment by India, say Taliban, Gujarat for revival of provision on conversions, India’s growth and prosperity is linked to the oceans, says Murmu,Traffickers are moving online in search of victims)

1. In rare gesture, Iran shuts morality police The move comes after over two months of protests over the death in custody of a young woman

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Daily Current Affairs 02.12.2022 (How will global layoffs impact India?, How do personality rights protect celebrities?, Manufacturing PMI signals output orders at 3-mth high, Laying the ground to delegitimise the Supreme Court, Safer roads for a greener, more sustainable environment, Mixed bag, Should there be a panel to appoint Election Commissioners?)

1. How will global layoffs impact India? Why did many U.S. tech companies let their employees go? What are the trends on jobs, attrition, operating

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Daily Current Affairs 01.12.2022 (The Assam-Meghalaya border firing, Are ransomware attacks increasing in India?, SC worried over effect of GM crops on livelihood of women farm labourers, SC seeks Centre’s response on evolving a programme to protect Great Indian Bustard, An Indian recipe to quell micronutrient malnutrition, Cease and desist)

1. The Assam-Meghalaya border firing What is the boundary dispute between the two States? Does the current incident have bearing on this dispute? What has

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Daily Current Affairs 30.11.2022 (On the entry of women in masjids, What is the Karnataka voter data theft case?, NITI Aayog proposes decarbonising of industrial emissions, Settling the language for cooperative federalism, A spymaster who now has the Pakistan Army’s reins, EWS are well represented in higher education, Where does waste originate and go?)

1. On the entry of women in masjids Why did the Jama Masjid in Delhi prohibit the entry of single women or women in groups

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Daily Current Affairs 29.11.2022 (Anguish over NJAC order behind posting delays: SC, Why was Google sued for its location tracking practices?, In India, calls for looking beyond the binary are growing stronger, Still a nightmare for domestic violence survivors, Loss and Damage decisions pitfalls and promises, Same rights)

1. Anguish over NJAC order behind posting delays: SC Supreme Court had struck down the National Judicial Appointments Commission, which gave the government an equal

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Daily Current Affairs 28.11.2022 (Toward legalising same-sex marriage, What is the PDS scam that has led to a SC listing controversy?, Imaginative pasts the uncertain futures of historians, Xi’s Congress rhetoric powers the PLA’s march ahead, Shifts unexplained, It’s time to discuss depopulation)

1. Toward legalising same-sex marriage How do the fresh pleas in the Supreme Court seek to recognise same-sex marriage? What are the existing rights of

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Daily Current Affairs 26.11.2022 (IRDAI allows PE funds to invest directly in insurers, Govt. forms panel to look into MGNREGA’s efficacy, COP27 and the ambiguity about responsibility, The Constitution of India deserves better, An uphill struggle in Sri Lanka’s tea country)

1. IRDAI allows PE funds to invest directly in insurers Insurance regulator introduces slew of proposals to improve ease-of-doing business, including allowing promoters to dilute

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Daily Current Affairs 25.11.2022 (Riots at China’s iPhone assembly plant, Russia’s nuclear icebreakers and militarisation of the Arctic, Unemployment rate dips marginally to 7.2% in July-September: survey, Exporters seek helping hand to ride out global slowdown, Ukraine right-wingers and the crisis of democracy, Disquiet in Northeast, Opening stance, Can poor countries afford to go green?)

1. Riots at China’s iPhone assembly plant What led to the mass protests by workers at the Foxconn factory in Zhengzhou in China? How is

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Daily Current Affairs 24.11.2022 (SEBI’s plans to tackle market rumours, Are El Niño-La Niña weather patterns changing?,Centre sends experts to 3 cities to contain measles infection, ‘India cotton exports may miss forecast on high prices’ ,Fixing India’s malnutrition problem,India is losing its cherished right to know, Space, not time,Time to ease norms, India’s G-force moment , Milk inflation at a 7.5-year high, prices are lower in the south)

1. SEBI’s plans to tackle market rumours What are the measures proposed by the market regulator? Is misinformation affecting securities and impacting investor confidence? Do the

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Daily Current Affairs 22.11.2022 ( How different is the new data protection Bill?,The need to have full disclosure on electoral bonds and political funding,Centre sets standard for e-commerce reviews,ndustry seeks Budget measures to spur demand amid global slowdown,The dissenting judgment versus the razing of equality,Fireproofing India from global turbulence,The geoheritage value of Ram Setu)

1. How different is the new data protection Bill? Has the right to portability and right to be forgotten been removed from the latest draft

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Daily Current Affairs 19.11.2022 (India’s first private rocket lifts off from ISRO spaceport,Prison inmates across country likely to get Aadhaar as UIDAI allows enrolment with Induction Document as proof,‘Al Qaeda, IS emerged as major challenges post regime change’,India and Russia agree to deepen cooperation on counter-terrorism at UN)

1. India’s first private rocket lifts off from ISRO spaceport The six-metre-tall launch vehicle Vikram-S is named after Vikram Sarabhai; the rocket is developed by

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Daily Current Affairs 16.11.2022 (Is climate change affecting global health?, What does the World Bank report say about India’s cities?, A call to action to avoid climate catastrophe, Undermining federalism eroding States’ autonomy, Stay watchful, Health as the focus of air pollution policy)

1. Is climate change affecting global health? Why is the world’s reliance on fossil fuels increasing the prevalence of disease, food insecurity and other illnesses related

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Daily Current Affairs 15.11.2022 (The significance of the Bali G-20 summit, What are the hurdles to building schools for tribals?, Wholesale inflation slipped to single digit at 8.4% in Oct, Echoes of Kashmir’s long-lost Persian inflection, The shape of the Indian economic pie must change, In Iran protests the long fight for freedoms, Where no child is left behind)

1. The significance of the Bali G-20 summit How important is this summit for the world and for India specifically? Which countries are not attending

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Daily Current Affairs 14.11.2022 (G-20 summit to focus on food, energy security,Himachal Pradesh records 75.6% voter turnout, beats 2017 figure,Extra-regional fishing fleets present in Indian Ocean: Navy, Indian business groups are a rising presence at COP-27 , Biden will seek red lines in talks with Xi today , New regulations for awarding PhDs )

1. G-20 summit to focus on food, energy security Prime Minister Narendra Modi will leave for Bali on Monday to attend the G-20 summit on November

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Daily Current Affairs 13.11.2022 ( MBBS in Hindi lost in transliteration?, Political parties in Karnataka bicker over ‘statue politics’ ,Tirupati’s megalithic burial sites in a state of neglect,‘We want G-20 heads to meet, solve issues’, India supports ASEAN-centrality in the Indo-Pacific region: Dhankhar, India to host ‘No Money For Terror’ conference, Commuters shun the fast Mumbai water taxis for the high ticket rate, Two sculptors cross swords over Netaji statue at India Gate, How has the EWS ruling altered reservations?, Why are talks on 1.5°C at a cliff edge at COP27? , ‘India can buy Russian oil outside price cap’ , ‘India to stay fastest growing big economy’)

1. MBBS in Hindi lost in transliteration? Doctors, students, hospitals raise concerns about viability of programme and employability of students from bilingual stream in Madhya

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Daily Current Affairs 12.11.2022 (SC orders release of all life convicts in Rajiv case,Centre’s silence on judicial postings condemnable: SC, DMK hails verdict, says Governors can’t sit on resolutions ,SC extends protection for area around ‘shivling’,Courts must take up civil suits against hate speech: ex-SC judge, Altitude decides simians’ attitude to diet )

1. SC orders release of all life convicts in Rajiv case The Supreme Court on Friday ordered the immediate release of six life convicts who

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Daily Current Affairs 11.11.2022 ( At COP-27, India insists on higher global climate finance target by 2024 ,Online gaming row: HC to hear plea on Ordinance on Nov. 16, ISRO’s cryogenic engine, indigenously developed for LVM3, passes hot test ,Unlaundered truth, A way out of Kerala’s fiscal vulnerability ,Human rights defenders must obey law of the land, says India at HRC session,Payments still an issue, India and Russia working towards a solution,Iran says it has developed a hypersonic ballistic missile,Tehran warns Saudi Arabia that its patience has limits,‘Current account deficit may be lower at 3% this fiscal’, Russia’s withdrawal from Kherson )

1. At COP-27, India insists on higher global climate finance target by 2024 Developing countries require “substantive enhancement” in climate finance beyond the floor commitment

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Daily Current Affairs 09.11.2022 (The Supreme Court order on PF pensions, Should the age of consent be changed for adolescents?, As tensions mount some Raj Bhavans are on the war path, CSIR-NGRI to install early warning system against floods; rockslides; and avalanches in Himalayan States, ‘No consensus’ is derailing counter-terror diplomacy, After the dust a clearer picture of Agnipath’s direction, Content moderation through co-regulation)

1. The Supreme Court order on PF pensions What has the SC ruled in the case where the Employees’ Provident Fund Organisation appealed various orders

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Daily Current Affairs 07.11.2022 (The Uniform Civil Code, The Falcon Heavy launch: the most powerful operational rocket in the world, Camera traps renew hope for snow leopard in Kashmir, COP-27 puts climate compensation on agenda for first time, Architecture the profession needs strengthening, Democratic deficit, The continuing stalemate in Myanmar)

1. The Uniform Civil Code What were the Constituent Assembly debates about the UCC? What were the different arguments? Is uniformity even desirable for a

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Daily Current Affairs 06.11.2022 (Navy chiefs of Quad in Japan ahead of Malabar Exercise, Over 64,000 people in India die of snakebites each year, Vaccine trial soon amid fear of Ebola virus spread, A third of world heritage glaciers under threat warns UNESCO, How is India planning to end child marriage?, Climate networking)

1. Navy chiefs of Quad in Japan ahead of Malabar Exercise The meeting on the naval exercise, which was started in 1992 between India and

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Daily Current Affairs 04.11.2022 (India will insist on action clear framework at COP27, Decline in pre-primary enrolments continued in 2021-22 says govt report, October services PMI signals uptick on improved demand, China’s 20th Party Congress over the road ahead, Vanuatu’s big plea does little to arrest climate change)

1. India will insist on action, clear framework at COP27 Environment Minister says that clarity will be sought on climate finance and technology transfer from

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Daily Current Affairs 03.11.2022 (The new hybrid variant of mustard, Can convicted legislators be disqualified from Assembly?, Uttarakhand’s Uniform Civil Code committee sifts through four lakh suggestions plans more outreach, The most dangerous moment since 1962, A chance to expand the world’s biosphere footprint, Seeds of hope)

1. The new hybrid variant of mustard How significant is the development of the Dhara Mustard Hybrid-11 (DMH-11)? Why are some activist groups opposing the

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Daily Current Affairs 02.11.2022 (The C-295 and India’s aircraft industry, How women subverted traditional roles during the farm law agitations, At SCO meet Jaishankar targets BRI, Invasive tree spreading in Mudumalai Tiger Reserve, India factory output growth new orders ease to 4-month lows: PMI, The truth about ‘the India story’)

1. The C-295 and India’s aircraft industry How significant is the setting up of the C-295 transport aircraft manufacturing facility in Vadodara to India’s domestic

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Daily Current Affairs 01.11.2022 (The amendments to the IT Rules 2021, The ambiguity of reservations for the poor: unconstitutional or not?, Decentralise MGNREGS for better implementation says govt study, Sequence of implementation EWS quota outcomes, A pathway to citizenship for Indian-origin Tamils, The gun and the pen)

1. The amendments to the IT Rules, 2021 Why did the Ministry of Electronics and IT invite feedback to the draft amendments of the Information

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Daily Current Affairs 30.10.2022 (Kalanamak rice is now small strong, Tuberculosis finds easy pickings in closed tea gardens of north Bengal, A new target found to combat AMR Salmonella, Banana the highly nutritious fruit, Is the world’s climate action plan on track?, Why has Google got a second antitrust fine?, What is the doctrine of pleasure?)

1. Kalanamak rice is now small, strong Indian Agriculture Research Institute has successfully tested two new dwarf varieties in Uttar Pradesh that give double the

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Daily Current Affairs 28.10.2022 (The Thoothukudi firing inquiry report, What is Turkey’s latest ‘disinformation’ law?, GM mustard will be ready for cultivation in 3 crop seasons: IARI director, The old but relevant script of the Cuban Missile crisis, The dismal case of slashing schemes and cutting funds)

1. The Thoothukudi firing inquiry report Why was the Justice Aruna Jagadeesan Commission of Inquiry formed? What happened at the Sterlite Copper plant in 2018?

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Daily Current Affairs 27.10.2022 (The FM’s call for industrial investment, Why did the market regulator fine Bombay Dyeing?, GEAC gives its nod for commercial cultivation of GM mustard yet again, ISRO to boost NavIC widen user base of location system, Bats evicted from Manipur cave for tourism says study, Colonialism and its discontents today, An unkind hike, Despite crackdown, pollution spikes sharply in south and west)

1. The FM’s call for industrial investment Why did the Union Finance Minister urge industry giants to invest in manufacturing? Is private sector financing at

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Daily Current Affairs 26.10.2022 (Ethiopia: its past and current challenges, ‘India’s exports to China growing faster than inbound shipments’, UNSC members to pay tributes at 26/11 memorial, Short or long stay Brexit Britain’s challenges remain, A renewable energy revolution rooted in agriculture, Ending dominance Mobile users of digital powerhouses need an environment of real choice, One-man rule, Betting on change: an American dream)

1. Ethiopia: its past and current challenges How did the east African nation transition from a monarchy to its current makeup of a ‘federated Ethiopia’?

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Daily Current Affairs 25.10.2022 (What is the Dharavi redevelopment project?, The CCI’s ₹1,300 crore fine on Google, Five new varieties to expand India’s Basmati platter, 36 satellites launched by ISRO’s heaviest rocket send signals, Vital intervention, Upholding unity, opposing uniformity)

1. What is the Dharavi redevelopment project? What is the estimated cost for re-vamping one of Asia’s biggest cluster of slums? How many residential and

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Daily Current Affairs 21.10.2022 (Saving the vultures of Tamil Nadu, How is the energy crisis in Europe shaping up?, Pandemic and a free press: how the largest democracy reported on COVID, Forest Conservation Rules infringe upon land rights of tribespeople: NCST chief, ‘Low exports share lends opportunities not gloom’, This Hindi – and Hindi alone – counsel is flawed, Addressing north India’s burning issue sustainably, Checks, no balance, Should Dalit Muslims and Dalit Christians be given SC status?)

1. Saving the vultures of Tamil Nadu Which regions of the State have vulture populations? What are the reasons for the decline in vulture numbers?

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Daily Current Affairs 20.10.2022 (Held up by the Chinese, Why is Japan’s Unification Church being investigated?, Reading and understanding China in all its complexity and wonder, Nurture diversity by condemning hate speech unequivocally: UN chief, Tamil Nadu launches mission to save critically endangered vultures, Pressure on rupee may rise if U.S. raises rates further: Fitch, Turkish foreign policy the East-West divide, A new lease of LIFE for climate action, The politics of the madrasa survey)

1. Held up by the Chinese Why does China keep blocking the names India suggests for listing under the United Nations Security Council’s list of

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Daily Current Affairs 18.10.2022 (Hindi imposition and its discontents, How does tokenisation prevent online card fraud?, About 41.5 crore Indians out of multi-dimensional poverty since 2005-06, Today’s weapon of choice its expanding dimensions, Recovery analysis that points out what India got wrong, Tread carefully, Gone girls, Strengthening dollar shrinks foreign reserves across nations)

1. Hindi imposition and its discontents What are the reported recommendations of the Parliamentary Committee on Official Language? When did the linguistic row initially start?

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Daily Current Affairs 17.10.2022 (Understanding the Global Hunger Index, Why does the SC Collegium hold primacy over transfers?, Food day as a reminder to ‘leave no one behind’, The bigger picture of intermediation financial crises, Questionable urgency, Making a case for the Old Pension Scheme)

1. Understanding the Global Hunger Index On what indicators is the GHI computed? Why did the Ministry of Women and Child Development reject the report

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Daily Current Affairs 16.10.2022 ( PM for use of regional languages in legal system to bring ease of justice , ‘Rule of law is defence against oppressive systems like casteism’ , Rural women warming up for Chhattisgarhiya Olympics ,Centre considering Sri Lanka’s proposal to translocate gaurs, U.S.-India Trade Policy Forum set for Nov. 8, modest outcomes likely ,T.N. and U.P. have highest number of UG medical colleges in the country, Start-ups to tap potential of lab-grown meat ,Norms for foreign universities to set up campus in GIFT City, Xi set for third term, China to unveil new leadership , Envoy summoned after Biden calls Pakistan ‘most dangerous nation’)

1. PM for use of regional languages in legal system to bring ease of justice Delay in justice delivery big challenge, says Modi. ‘People’s faith

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Daily Current Affairs 13.10.2022 (China’s “wolf warrior” era, The grandeur of the Chola Empire one of the longest ruling dynasties in South India, August industrial production shrinks 0.8% inflation drags, Inflation accelerates to 7.41% highest since April, The Court and the problem with its collegium, The war against illegal goods as India’s fight, Winter is coming, We need a forest-led COP27)

1. China’s “wolf warrior” era Xi Jinping’s worldview carries with it an inherent contradiction — that of a world that is simultaneously China’s to lead

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Daily Current Affairs 12.10.2022 (IMF cuts India’s growth forecast to 6.8% this year,Three lakh and counting: RTI pleas pile up at information commissions across India,Blaming technology for deaths by suicide is misguided,A nation achieves glory when it takes pride in its heritage, says PM in Ujjain,Non-traditional livelihoods skilling of girls included in Beti Padhao scheme,Chandrachud nominated as next Chief Justice of India, UN Secretary-General, PM to launch initiative on environment in Gujarat ,Technology is a tool for inclusion not exclusion, says Modi at UN Congress, Farmers’ outfits question delay in announcing MSP for ongoing Rabi season ,G7 vows support for Ukraine after Russian forces launch mass strikes, Urban poverty triples in Sri Lanka amid enduring economic crisis ,Israel and Lebanon reach an agreement on maritime border)

1. IMF cuts India’s growth forecast to 6.8% this year The Fund cites Ukraine war, record-high inflation and effects of pandemic as key reasons; itexpects

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Daily Current Affairs 11.10.2022 (How Xi remade China’s Party-State, Throttled at the grass roots: how to strengthen decentralised governance, Fed ex-Chair Ben Bernanke shares Nobel with 2 other U.S. economists, Russia’s continued defiance of international law, The ‘October surprise’ and the November election, Building resilient mineral supply chains)

1. How Xi remade China’s Party-State While Xi Jinping’s rapid accumulation of power through various policies such as a strict anti-corruption campaign and a remake

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Daily Current Affairs 10.10.2022 (The action plan against Delhi’s air pollution, The programming languages running the crypto- economy, All that Gauri Lankesh stood for: culturally rooted secularism and pro-people politics, Indian Navy to join Malabar exercise and International Fleet Review in Japan in Nov, Why India Inc. is not taking a Hanuman leap, The fate of chips will determine the fate of nations, Status beyond faith, Peace Prize Politics, The coalition of the world, Inflation peaks in Europe as Russia squeezes oil supply)

1. The action plan against Delhi’s air pollution How does the Graded Response Action Plan work? What are the four stages planned under it and

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Daily Current Affairs 09.10.2022 (Technology eases path for the weary, IAF all set to create a new weapon systems branch, says Air chief , As prisons overflow, BSF lets migrants with clean record return to Bangladesh ,China defends policy on Xinjiang, asserts it’s not about rights, Chandrayaan-2 gauges sodium content on Moon’s surface, What lies at the heart of the Physics Nobel? ,Does palaeogenomics explain our origins?)

1. Technology eases path for the weary The nomadic communities of J&K have been offered smart cards and free transport to aid their biannual migration

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Daily Current Affairs 08.10.2022 (‘India can lead G20 on education, climate and debt sustainability’, Respect and guarantee human rights to Uighurs of Xinjiang, says MEA, The growth and limitations of Dravidian urbanism, The atrophy of the neo-Buddhist movement in India, Slow lane driving, Where the stars must not twinkle)

1. ‘India can lead G20 on education, climate and debt sustainability’ World Bank President David Malpass points to India’s involvement in restructuring debts in Sri

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Daily Current Affairs 04.10.2022 (The Mediation Bill, 2021, What are the changes in the UAE’s immigration rules?, Induction of indigenously built Light Combat Helicopter marks a new chapter: Air chief, 69% houses under PMAY in rural India are owned by women, says govt, MGNREGS to fund work to reverse desertification of land across the States, With the rupee under pressure: what next, Every drop counts, A decisive shift in the discourse on abortion rights, Is TN’s breakfast scheme populist or pertinent?)

The Mediation Bill, 2021What are the changes which the Parliamentary Standing Committee has recommended to the draft Bill introduced in the Rajya Sabha last year?

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Daily Current Affairs 03.10.2022 (The rise of the far-right in Italy, What happened to the Nord Stream pipelines?, The race to provide exhaustive satellite broadband services in India, ‘62% rural houses have tap water connections’, Telangana scoops Swachh Survekshan Gramin, 2022 award, Choose ‘safe surrender’ over infant abandonment, The U.K. is staring into an economic abyss, Boxed in, Mahatma Gandhi, the peacemaker, Iran’s indices, and the immediate causes of protests)

1. The rise of the far-right in Italy How did the Brothers of Italy, a party formed only in 2012, gain such popular support? What

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Daily Current Affairs 02.10.2022 (Indore bags cleanest city award for sixth year, M.P. ranks first among States, Does scrapping of awards signal misplaced priorities?, How can India reduce its impact on global warming, Did the ban spare PFI’s political wing?, What the Party Congress means for China, How has the SC expanded abortion rights?)

1. Indore bags cleanest city award for sixth year, M.P. ranks first among States President Droupadi Murmu presents awards as part of Azadi@75 Swachh Survekshan

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Daily Current Affairs 29.09.2022 ( Centre bans PFI, 8 front bodies for five years under UAPA ,Centre extends free ration scheme for three months,ASI finds Buddhist caves, temples in Bandhavgarh Tiger Reserve in M.P., Globe-changing reverberations of the Ukraine war , Talent, recognition Science awards are an encouragement and should not be cut down ,In nature’s warning signs, a nudge to riparian states, Rediscovering the Bay of Bengal , Automation has impacted lower-level jobs in banks ,No dramatic solutions to economic problems possible,No dramatic solutions to economic problems possible,Eastern Command’s ex-chief Anil Chauhan is Chief of Defence Staff, ASI finds Buddhist caves, temples in tiger reserve , Border situation moving towards being ‘normalised’: Chinese envoy ,Ukraine referendum results point to Russia annexation)

1. Centre bans PFI, 8 front bodies for five years under UAPA Action comes close on the heels of countrywide searches and arrest of hundreds

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Daily Current Affairs 27.09.2022 (Centre’s push for NavIC system lands smartphone giants on unknown road, A push for the semiconductor industry, Landslides in Pettimudi: social inequalities in disasters, Putting power back in the hands of the people, Pitching India as a signature destination, Home and abroad, Turning inward, Samarkand: a miniature of an emerging world)

1. Centre’s push for NavIC system lands smartphone giants on unknown road The Union government is pushing tech giants to make smartphones compatible with its

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Daily Current Affairs 25.09.2022 (No viable options: farmers in Punjab forced to persist with paddy, go against the grain, BA.2.75 emerges as major sublineage in Maharashtra, The evolution of lumpy skin disease virus, What is the SC initiative on capital punishment?, How will Putin’s mobilisation impact Ukraine?)

1. No viable options: farmers in Punjab forced to persist with paddy, go against the grain Growers in the State are keen on shunning the

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Daily Current Affairs 24.09.2022 (G4 countries highlight ‘urgent need’ for reform in UN Security Council, Industry urges duty remission revamp in Foreign Trade Policy, The Global South’s assertion in geopolitics, Currency pressure, Ageing regime, On the trail of rabies cases in Kerala)

1. G4 countries highlight ‘urgent need’ for reform in UN Security Council Germany, Brazil, Japan and India reiterate support for each other’s bids to become

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Daily Current Affairs 22.09.2022 (Rules for identifying criminals, What ails the current approach to Ayurveda and what needs to be done, With ₹19,500-crore PLI plan, sun shines on solar cell units, ADB pares India FY23 GDP growth forecast to 7%, from 7.5%, The ambit of fraternity and the wages of oblivion, A risky new status quo)

1. Rules for identifying criminals What do the recently notified rules of the Criminal Procedure (Identification) Act, 2022 state? Is there scope for misuse? On

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Daily Current Affairs 20.09.2022 (Scandinavian social democracy, The significance of Ethereum’s Merge for the future of cryptocurrencies, No negotiations at the cost of food security, says Tomar at agriculture conference, The hijab case and the essential practices doctrine, It is the people of Pakistan who are suffering, Knowing the killer, From Lodha to Ramana: The Chief Justices of the Modi era)

1. Scandinavian social democracy The Nordic model of social democracy offers lessons to the developing world, including countries like India despite the myriad complexities of

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Daily Current Affairs 19.09.2022 (The ban on the export of broken rice, The process of inclusion/exclusion from the Scheduled Tribes list, Losing a nation in seven acts, Punjab farmers demand aid to stop stubble burning, Geopolitics without geoeconomics, a fool’s errand, The gender pay gap, hard truths and actions needed, Era of war is over, Crisis in Caucasus, A disruptive nexus of China and Pakistan)

1. The ban on the export of broken rice How is the ethanol blending programme connected to the rice export ban? How have rice-importing countries

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Daily Current Affairs 18.09.2022 (‘Crime scripts’ to unravel illegal trade of marine species, How climate change is altering Indian monsoon, Using ‘spooky action at a distance’ to link atomic clocks, Matching ecology with agricultural economics, Has the emissions deadline been extended?, Will the future of the Commonwealth change?)

1. ‘Crime scripts’ to unravel illegal trade of marine species Detailed analysis conducted by WCS-India showed that Tamil Nadu recorded most seizures between 2015 and

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Daily Current Affairs 16.09.2022 (The Eastern Economic Forum and India’s balancing act, Tamil Nadu’s new breakfast scheme in schools, Parliamentary business and an essential pit stop, Climate action that runs on cooperative federalism, Arbitrary, exclusionary, Should India choose manufacturing over services?)

1. The Eastern Economic Forum and India’s balancing act What are the benefits of investing in the Russian Far East? Which all countries are currently

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Daily Current Affairs 15.09.2022 (Understanding Ukraine’s counter-offensive, The lowdown on the essential medicines list, Wholesale inflation slowed to an 11-month low at 12.4% in Aug, The future of old times in India, India’s growing water crisis, the seen and the unseen, Engage with caution, Tax on the poor, Imagining an alternative scenario in Ayodhya)

1. Understanding Ukraine’s counter-offensive What are the territorial gains made by the Ukrainian forces? How has Kremlin reacted? Ukrainian forces have pushed back Russian soldiers from

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Daily Current Affairs 14.09.2022 (The fall in natural rubber prices in India, Understanding windfall tax, India to hold G-20 summit in 2023, 384 drugs on essential medicines list, For India, the buzzword now is ‘all-alignment’, Connecting the dots to boost the patent ecosystem, An improved Bill, but still contentious)

1. The fall in natural rubber prices in India Why are natural rubber farmers protesting against the government? What has led to the decline in

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Daily Current Affairs 12.09.2022 (The tedious process of adoption, The Indira Gandhi Urban Employment Guarantee Scheme in Rajasthan, Behind the Pakistan F-16 deal, a tale of many wheels, ‘Adopt a TB patient’ drive finds mitras, Third stealth frigate of Project 17A Taragiri launched in Mumbai, India-Bangladesh ties, a model for bilateral cooperation, Nose dose, We need civil society engagement in Kashmir)

1. The tedious process of adoption What laws determine adoption rules in India? Why is referring cases to District Magistrates cause for concern? From September

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Daily Current Affairs 10.09.2022(India, China to take up remaining LAC issues,SC allows bail to journalist Kappan,The stark reasons why Bengaluru is sinking,Moving out of the shadows, from silence to assertion,End of an era,Army in Arunachal Pradesh receives modern artillery, SC takes up pleas against Places of Worship Act,Rules relaxed to bring IAS, IPS officers to J&K,Centre bans export of broken rice due to domestic demand,Make anti-TB campaign a mass movement: President, Basic skills poor in regional languages: NCERT,N. Korea makes nuclear programme ‘irreversible’, FM tasks RBI to ‘whitelist’ legal loan apps to protect borrowers)

1. India, China to take up remaining LAC issues India and China will take up remaining issues along the Line of Actual Control (LAC) once

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Daily Current Affairs 09.09.2022( India, China troops disengage at LAC friction point in Ladakh , Rajpath, a symbol of slavery, erased: PM , ‘Faustian bargain’ versus principles is the toss-up , Should the mother tongue or English be the medium of instruction? , Nirmala links inflation, State fuel taxes , Naga team continues talks on Constitution , Google plans pilot on ‘gambling’ apps )

India, China troops disengage at LAC friction point in Ladakh Pullback begins from Patrolling Point-15 in the Gogra-Hotsprings area India and China on Thursday announced

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Daily Current Affairs 08.09.2022 (Content moderation on Wikipedia, The mandatory requirements for packaged commodities, Cabinet approves PM SHRI scheme, WHO to stress prevention of non-communicable diseases, CBDC to reduce time, cost in cross-border business: RBI’s Sankar, How ideology muddled inflation control in India, The Spirit of 1971, The evolving role of CSR in funding NGOs)

1. Content moderation on Wikipedia What are the mechanisms Wikipedia uses to ensure that users do not have unrestricted editorial privilege? India has summoned officials

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Daily Current Affairs 07.09.2022 (The Chilean referendum for a new constitution, The controversy over K.K. Shailaja’s nomination for the Ramon Magsaysay Award, SC asks Punjab, Haryana CMs to meet on SYL canal dispute, India, 7% plus annual growth, and the realities, For Vizhinjam business as usual is not an option)

1. The Chilean referendum for a new constitution What led to the referendum? What were some of the proposed amendments? The people of Chile resoundingly

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Daily Current Affairs 06.09.2022 (Seat belts, head restraints and safety regulations, The ban on conversion therapy for the LGBTQIA+ community, Preventive detentions rose in 2021, Gorbachev, macro-economics, and Gandhi, The difficult path to India-Pakistan peace, Public health need not be led by doctors alone)

1. Seat belts, head restraints and safety regulations What are the functions of seat belts and head restraints? Is India implementing its mandatory seat belt

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Daily Current Affairs 05.09.2022 (Deploying 5G in a world built on 4G technology, The International Monetary Fund’s staff-level agreement with Sri Lanka, Untangling Kerala’s Lokayukta controversy, ‘Dark sky reserve’ to come up in Ladakh, Scientists remain sceptical about how nano urea benefits crops, ISRO tests system to recover spent rocket stages, Justice rendered, but only incompletely, India and Australia, from divergence to convergence, Coercion as conversion, Perils of brinksmanship, A lot is at stake for India-Bangladesh ties)

1. Deploying 5G in a world built on 4G technology The switch to a pureplay 5G architecture is no more a question of whether or

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Daily Current Affairs 02.09.2022 (Vostok-2022 begins in Russia with India, China participating,Seven States cold to Centre’s crime portal, Indian-made HPV vaccine this year,UN accuses China of Uighur rights abuses, UN inspectors arrive at Ukraine nuclear plant amid shelling)

1. Vostok-2022 begins in Russia with India, China participating U.S. criticises India’s attendance in the joint military exercise An Indian Army contingent comprising troops from

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Daily Current Affairs 30.08.2022 (The jurisprudence of bail, Explaining Pakistan’s flip-flop on trade with India, Tribe categorisation work delays benefits under SEED, There are no easy answers to the freebies issue, Curing the patriarchal mindset of the legal system, Challenges of sub-national fiscal correction)

1. The jurisprudence of bail The Supreme Court has time and again reiterated that “bail is the rule and jail is the exception” The jurisprudence

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Daily Current Affairs 29.08.2022 (The concerns around Aadhaar-Voter ID linkage, Revisiting the S. Subramaniam Balaji vs Tamil Nadu judgment, The cyber threat to mobile banking, ‘Working on a comprehensive legal framework for digital economy’, A public judge with an uncertain legacy, Japan’s continuing struggle with gender parity, Sops for votes, PIN code @50 years)

1. The concerns around Aadhaar-Voter ID linkage Why is the Election Commission keen on voters linking their Aadhaar with voter IDs? There have been instances

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Daily Current Affairs 25.08.2022 (The Competition (Amendment) Bill 2022, The ‘tomato flu’ outbreak and the Centre’s advisory, SC asks Centre to expand food security coverage, Heading the G20 and New Delhi’s choices, Making out a case for the other UBI in India, Keep it simple, Strangling Tunisia’s democracy)

1. The Competition (Amendment) Bill, 2022 Why is an amendment to the already existing Indian Competition Act necessary? As the dynamics of the market changes

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Daily Current Affairs 24.08.2022 (Reinvigorating the Chabahar port, Acculturation, Sex ratio at birth normalises slightly: study, DRDO, Indian Navy test indigenous missile, The case of the missing scientific Indian, The implications of the 5G roll-out for law enforcement, Are freebies a way to mask state inaction?)

1. Reinvigorating the Chabahar port Why has interest in the Iran-based port suddenly spiked? How has the port construction progressed so far? The Union Minister

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Daily Current Affairs 23.08.2022 (‘Kerala Savari’, India’s first online taxi service as a public option, ‘Tomato flu’ detected among children in India, says Lancet, Loan defaulters, entities under probe need NOC to invest overseas, The road to China’s 20th Party Congress, Factoring in the risk, Not centres of learning yet)

1. ‘Kerala Savari’, India’s first online taxi service as a public option Why is the Kerala government launching its own app-based taxi service? How is

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Daily Current Affairs 22.08.2022(Facing govt. action, Huawei to dial down R&D operations,Look-out notice against 8 in Delhi excise policy case, Welfare schemes have not made T.N. poor, says DMK, Bihar and the evolution of Mandal politics, What next on data protection?,A row over gender-neutral uniforms,‘Forcible’ Aadhaar-voter ID linking, ‘India-China ties can’t be a one-way street’, Freebies come at a price: economist)

1. Facing govt. action, Huawei to dial down R&D operations Decision comes after I-T searches and probes into ‘national security’ aspects Suhasini Haidar Mini Tejaswi

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Daily Current Affairs 18.08.2022 (What is causing Arctic warming?, ‘Delhi’s PM2.5 levels worst in the world’, Credit guarantee plan expanded to aid hospitality, related sectors, The geopolitics of the Fourth Taiwan Crisis, This maritime partnership is still a work in progress, Finding a home, The Centre vs State tussle over IAS postings)

1. What is causing Arctic warming? Why is the Greenland ice sheet melting at an alarming rate? How is it affecting the monsoons? Due to

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Daily Current Affairs 16.08.2022 (The conflict over Nagorno-Karabakh, The controversial visit of a Chinese vessel to Hambantota, Big Tech’s talent conundrum, 3D-printed cornea put to test in a rabbit, The fragility of the Northeast’s integration, The temples that Jawaharlal Nehru built, The shackles of 1861 need to go)

1. The conflict over Nagorno-Karabakh What are the various unresolved issues between Armenia and Azerbaijan which has led to consistent ceasefire violations? The Nagorno-Karabakh conflict

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Daily Current Affairs 14.08.2022 (‘Subsidies on power will continue’, Punjab bans use of 10 insecticides, Walking a tightrope in messaging transmission routes, How lactose tolerance in humans became widespread, HIV drugs shortage is a challenge to ending AIDS in India, Have coastal ecosystem norms been violated?, Digital lending, What is the threat from zoonotic diseases?)

1. ‘Subsidies on power will continue’ Power Secretary says State governments will have the discretion to continue concessions The Centre’s move to introduce the Electricity

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Daily Current Affairs 12.08.2022 ( What is the Criminal Procedure (Identification) Act, 2022?, Dozens in China infected with Langya virus found in shrews, Survey data on poverty and broad policy pointers, Signs of a dead end for social justice politics, A timely gesture, Should medicine be taught in the local languages?)

1. What is the Criminal Procedure (Identification) Act, 2022? How is the recent legislation different from the earlier Identification of Prisoners Act, 1920? What are

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Daily Current Affairs 08.08.2022 (The workings of the Supreme Court collegium, The Great Barrier Reef’s recovery and vulnerability to climate threats, Why are regulators swooping down on stablecoins?, India-democracy and the promised republic, Tapping technology to check minor mineral plunder, Cooling the temperatures, Focused on inflation)

1. The workings of the Supreme Court collegium How is the collegium constituted and what are its responsibilities? Who is set to be the next

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Daily Current Affairs 05.08.2022 (The coal mining protests in the Hasdeo Aranya region, The Kansas win on abortion and its bearing on other U.S. states, Subscribers say there is surplus money in EPS, ‘Inflation driving 8% of GST revenue rise’, Waiting for democracy in Jammu and Kashmir, Sop or welfare debate, Is the declining rupee a crisis or an opportunity? )

1. The coal mining protests in the Hasdeo Aranya region Why has a private member resolution against coal mining in the Hasdeo forests been passed

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Daily Current Affairs 04.08.2022 (Understanding the provisions for foreign visits of State government Ministers, India to host UNSC meet on counterterrorism, Cabinet nod for climate pledges, Teaching the Taliban the wrong lessons, Public assets sale and the concern of ‘fiduciary duty’, Trade worries, Crossing the line, Reaping the demographic dividend)

1. Understanding the provisions for foreign visits of State government Ministers Why was Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal denied clearance to attend the World Cities

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Daily Current Affairs 03.08.2022 (The government package to revive BSNL fortunes, Has bail under PMLA become near-impossible?, Trade deficit soared past $31 bn in July, Making sense of the ‘freebies’ issue, A turning point in crypto regulation led by Europe, An avoidable crisis, Recalling India’s Antarctica activities)

1. The government package to revive BSNL fortunes What are the issues that have thwarted the telecom company’s expansion and growth?  Last week, the Union

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Daily Current Affairs 02.08.2022 (AlphaFold: A tour de force in science, The dwindling fighter strength of the IAF, Bastar’s wheels of justice grind exceedingly slow, Manufacturing PMI hits 8-month high, Using a rupee route to get around a dominating dollar, Unpacking a conundrum, Language as barrier, Government’s own ‘gig workers’)

1. AlphaFold: A tour de force in science How have our methods of predicting protein structures changed with AI-based tools? What does this development signify

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Daily Current Affairs 31.07.2022(New e-waste rules threaten jobs-collection network, States fail to give Ministry details of elephant reserves, Two monkeypox cases in India not linked to Europe, Invasive frog and snake dent world economy, One step closer to precision cancer therapies, What has the SC said on PMLA’s validity?)

1. New e-waste rules threaten jobs, collection network System involving producer responsibility organisations dismantled; responsibility of recycling now with a handful of authorised recyclers A

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Daily Current Affairs 29.07.2022 (After the referendum: The challenges of a power grab in Tunisia, Wildlife amendments to ‘save entrepreneurs from harassment’, Govt. worried about teen pregnancies, A growing disengagement with Gandhi’s ideas, What numbers do not reveal about tiger conservation, Narrow view, Is the Environmental Performance Index really faulty?)

1. After the referendum: The challenges of a power grab in Tunisia What led to the political turmoil in Tunisia? Why did President Kais Saied

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Daily Current Affairs 25.07.2022 (The private sector boost in India’s space industry, The latest guidelines on arrests and bail orders, Studying menstrual disturbances post COVID-19 vaccination, A global order caught up in a swirl of chaos, Learning lessons, Backsliding on climate action)

1. The private sector boost in India’s space industry How does a strong space sector contribute to overall development? Why are private players being encouraged

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Daily Current Affairs 21.07.2022 (The sweltering heat wave across Europe, Reflecting the spirit of Delhi, Cheetahs likely to arrive in Kuno before August 15, ‘RBI to initiate CBDC in wholesale, retail sectors’, Revamp India’s school health services, India-Vietnam ties, from strong to stronger, Saving mothers, The cost of misrepresenting inflation)

1. The sweltering heat wave across Europe How has the ‘heat apocalypse’ wrecked devastation throughout Western Europe? On July 19, the U.K. posted its highest

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Daily Current Affairs 20.07.2022 (The outrage over the new ‘National Emblem’, The judgment on the Burkapal Maoist attack, Wormhole, Chile marks a notch in global constitutionalism, Tunnel vision that is endangering India’s history, A stinging indictment, A new legislation that mirrors the old)

1. The outrage over the new ‘National Emblem’ What are the various allegations raised against the revised sculpture atop the new Parliament House? The first

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Daily Current Affairs 07.07.2022 (‘MSP should continue till markets become efficient’, RBI eases rules to boost forex inflows, The new rules to keep advertisements in check, Understanding the all-time high in India’s trade deficit, Words from Bandung to relive in Bali and Delhi, A ‘no’ to pharma freebies, a ‘yes’ for public good)

1. ‘MSP should continue till markets become efficient’ NITI Aayog members’ comment on procurement irks SKM Ahead of the nationwide protests by the Samyukt Kisan

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Daily Current Affairs 06.07.2022 (Centre asks States to boost paddy sowing, Navy eyes govt. route to buy carrier-based jets, PMI pegs services growth at 11-year high, The relentless march of FPIs to the exit gate, The status of China’s Belt and Road Initiative in South Asia, Indian aviation needs a strong and steady tailwind, Handcuffing, a judicial tap, and the long arm of the law, A matter of import)

1. Centre asks States to boost paddy sowing There has been a 27% fall in the sown area to 43.45 lakh hectares till July 1

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Daily Current Affairs 05.07.2022 (Myanmar hosts first regional meeting since coup, Enforcing the single-use plastic ban, The need for space sustainability, UPI: the dawn of digital fintech nirvana, A chaotic world, the perils of multilateralism, India needs to scale up direct nutrition interventions, The problem with our university vision, Right intent, confusing content)

1. Myanmar hosts first regional meeting since coup China’s Foreign Minister Wang Yi and counterparts from Mekong Delta nations take part Myanmar’s military government on

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Daily Current Affairs 01.07.2022 (Concern over shortage of leprosy drug in private sector, Banks have capital to buffer any shock, The free fall of the rupee, A road safety quartet and the road ahead, Do not weaken the anti-defection law, Home and abroad, Should endorsers be held responsible for claims in advertising?)

1. Concern over shortage of leprosy drug in private sector Doctors write to Ministry seeking urgent intervention in restoring supply of Clofazimine to fight the

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Daily Current Affairs 28.06.2022 (‘Centre may raise small savings rates’, States, freebies and the costs of fiscal profligacy, Complicated, volatile, the descriptors of Israel’s politics, From higher to hire education, Modi’s two summits: UAE trumps G7, When defection is a mere detour for an MLA)

1. ‘Centre may raise small savings rates’ Economists cite rising G-Sec yields — to which such rates are linked — as reason for optimism Households

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Daily Current Affairs 27.06.2022 (Should India worry about endemicity of COVID-19?, G7 proposes $600-bn global infra plan to rival China, Making sense of New Delhi’s Taliban rapprochement, Keep up the pressure, Regressive, inhumane, Bringing MSMEs into global value chains, Indian laws on abortions, Understanding the Supreme Court verdict on the Zakia Jafri protest petition, Implications of India’s new VPN rules)

1. Should India worry about endemicity of COVID-19? ‘At the moment we have to calibrate when we have to launch an outbreak-like response… vaccination should

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Daily Current Affairs 24.06.2022 (Group wants new order on MGNREGA workers revoked, Govt. said to aim to keep deficit at 6.7%, Majoritarian politics, Muslim marginality, A turning point for Ukraine and its women’s rights, The problems plaguing thermal power generators, Open network for digital commerce)

1. Group wants new order on MGNREGA workers revoked Rule mandates recording attendance on a mobile app The Union Rural Development Ministry must withdraw its

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Daily Current Affairs 23.06.2022 (Four new corals recorded from Indian waters, ‘Goal is preservation of Tibetan culture, not Independence’, Israel uncovers remains of mosque, Digital wearables can expose users to cyberattacks: IEEE, The role of caste in economic transformation, Heal the nation before healing the rest of the world, Towards a single low tax regime)

1. Four new corals recorded from Indian waters The species newly found off Andaman and Nicobar Islands belong to same family Scientists have recorded four

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Daily Current Affairs 20.06.2022 (‘India, Bangladesh should work on river management’, Gear up for more headwinds, The EPI may rankle but India can recast policies, Revisiting social justice under the Dravidian model, Monsoon jitters, Recognising the ‘compulsory’ woman worker, Indian interests at the WTO Ministerial Conference)

1. ‘India, Bangladesh should work on river management’ Ready to extend assistance in managing flood: Jaishankar India and Bangladesh should work together for comprehensive management

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Daily Current Affairs 17.06.2022 (ASEAN-India meet discusses remarks on Prophet informally, No wild polio strain found, says official, India better placed to avoid risk of stagflation: RBI officials, Waiting for jobs, Race for relevance, The floundering of Israel’s uneasy coalition, Is COVID-19 becoming endemic?, The reasons behind the crashing crypto market)

1. ASEAN-India meet discusses remarks on Prophet informally Singapore Foreign Minister flags need to flay hate speech The controversy over the derogatory comments about Prophet

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Daily Current Affairs 16.06.2022 (Cabinet approves mega 5G auction, 5G will drive ‘significant’ advancements: analysts, Schneider Electric unveils plans to equip data centres for ‘net-zero’ operations, A ground plan for India’s COVID-19 response, A poverty trend in search of an explanation, The fragile state of nuclear disarmament, The controversy around the Northern Ireland Protocol, Brain networks and nicotine addiction)

1. Cabinet approves mega 5G auction Tech firms can set up captive networks The Union Cabinet has approved the auction of airwaves capable of offering

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Daily Current Affairs 15.06.2022 (WPI inflation quickens to record 15.9%, Unemployment has decreased, says latest labour force survey, New plan to save jumbos from train hits, Elderly lack financial, social security: study, The ‘C’ factor in the Russia-Ukraine war, Malnutrition in India is a worry in a modern scenario, The way to end child marriage)

1. WPI inflation quickens to record 15.9% Inflation in India’s wholesale prices quickened to a new record high of 15.9% in May, from April’s 15.1%,

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Daily Current Affairs 05.06.2022 (Corbevax gets nod as COVID-19 booster dose, Housing scheme lags in urban areas, Uncertainty over Accessible India Campaign deadline, Surrogacy law faces challenge in court, Monkeypox virus mutates at a higher rate, Inhaled vaccine to be more effective, China to not give advanced safety to emperor penguins)

1. Corbevax gets nod as COVID-19 booster dose The Drug Controller General of India (DCGI) has approved Hyderabad-based Biological E. Limited (BE)’s COVID-19 vaccine Corbevax

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Daily Current Affairs 05.05.2022(RBI surprises with 40 bps rate increase, amid inflation ‘alarm’, The status of GST compensation dues, India’s position on the World Press Freedom Index, SC is loud and clear on noise pollution, Highest sex ratio at birth in Ladakh, Haflong Hindi, a fluent example of give and take, ‘Star rating for food may mislead buyers’, EU proposes phased Russian oil embargo, more sanctions, ‘Off-cycle move hints at more aggressive rate increases’)

1. RBI surprises with 40 bps rate increase, amid inflation ‘alarm’ ‘Inflationary pressures becoming acute’ The Reserve Bank of India (RBI), in a sudden move

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Daily Current Affairs 01.05.2022 (Governments ignoring court orders, says CJI, Gross green violations in Sundarbans: CAG, Climate change may increase risk of new infections, Why are electric vehicles catching fire?, States vs Centre: who increased fuel tax rate?)

1. Governments ignoring court orders, says CJI ‘Contempt petitions pose new burden on judiciary’ The sheer “defiance” of governments towards judicial pronouncements, their inclination to

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Daily Current AFfairs 28.04.2022 (‘States not passing on fuel duty cut to people’, ‘Delhi should be under Centre’s control’, SSLV ‘development flights’ likely in 2022, Energy independence through hydrogen, Indonesia’s palm oil export ban, A look at child and adolescent healthcare systems, Birth, death reporting to be automated, Plan for 4G upgrade in LWE areas)

1. ‘States not passing on fuel duty cut to people’ PM flays non-BJP governments for not reducing VAT Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday said

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Daily Current Affairs 24.4.2022(WTO may ease curbs on Indian grain exports, Doval to lead first international intelligence heads’ Delhi meet, ‘Army not against removal of AFSPA’, After talks with IMF, Pakistan agrees to reduce fuel subsidies, How quickly can India move away from coal?)

1. WTO may ease curbs on Indian grain exports Where there is hunger, there are grains to go, says Minister Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, Director-General, World Trade

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Daily Current Affairs 15.04.2022 (IMD forecasts ‘normal’ monsoon, no El Nino, Is Hindi or English beneficial as the link language?, Is the Reserve Bank doing enough to rein in inflation?, Understanding the sovereign debt crisis in Sri Lanka, Russia warns against NATO enlargement)

1.  IMD forecasts ‘normal’ monsoon, no El Nino Met Dept. updates long period average rainfall to 87 cm The India Meteorological Department (IMD), while forecasting

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Daily Current Affairs 10.04.2022 (President bats for mediation as a dispute resolution tool,Offering freebies is a policy call of a political party: ECI,Improved GSLV to be ready by this year,‘Carbon dioxide removal is necessary’,W boson mass less than expected: study,A constitutional crisis in Pakistan,Has Mullaperiyar dam panel been changed?, India has lowest tech talent demand-supply gap: Nasscom)

1. President bats for mediation as a dispute resolution tool Kovind flags reluctance among judiciary to adopt mediation President Ram Nath Kovind on Saturday advocated

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Daily Current Affairs 09.04.2022(Shah pitches for Hindi use, Opposition cries foul, RBI holds benchmark interest rates, SC upholds new restrictions on receiving foreign funds, Bodoland State demand revived, Strict regime necessitated by experience of abuse: SC, RBI to ‘focus’ on inflation, lifts estimates)

1. Shah pitches for Hindi use, Opposition cries foul Union Home Minister Amit Shah’s statement that people from various States speaking different languages should communicate

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Daily Current Affairs 07.04.2022(India offers help to end Russia-Ukraine conflict ,Repairing the complex India-Nepal relationship,A candid conversation about the ‘caged parrot’,How the UAPA is wrecking lives ,The HDFC Ltd.-HDFC Bank merger,Realism versus liberalism in international relations,Centre extends relief to Tibetan Committee by 5 years,UNGA to vote on Russia’s HRC suspension)

1. India offers help to end Russia-Ukraine conflict   Russia is ‘very important partner’: External Affairs Minister India will be “glad” to help in bringing

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Daily Current Affairs 06.04.2022(Gotabaya govt. loses majority in Parliament, Strengthen secularism, save the republic, The Indian Antarctic Bill and its various provisions, ‘BrahMos sale to Philippines a bilateral deal’, ‘IPCC report endorses India’s position on climate finance’, ‘Rural India will create 1.2 cr. jobs in dairy sector’)

1. Gotabaya govt. loses majority in Parliament Over 40 MPs of Sri Lanka’s ruling alliance sit separately Sri Lanka’s President Gotabaya Rajapaksa lost his parliamentary

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Daily Current Affairs 05.04.2022(Push the policy needle forward on migrant support,Tampering with the Constitution in Pakistan,The India-Australia trade agreement,The partial rollback of the Armed Forces (Special Powers) Act,Caste hierarchies and migration patterns,‘No need for laws to enforce duties on citizens’,99% of world’s population is breathing polluted air: WHO)

1. Push the policy needle forward on migrant support Amidst the scattered experimentation now, the Centre must offer strategic policy guidance for inter-State coordination Only

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Daily Current Affairs 04.04.2022 (No-trust vote dismissed, Imran gets Pak. Parliament dissolved,All Ministers quit in Sri Lanka,WHO pauses Covaxin supply via UN bodies,A far-reaching verdict that ends a regressive exception,The ‘Chandigarh question’,The key takeaways of a UNEP report on noise pollution,NFC technology for instant payments,Uniform Civil Code debate gains momentum,CBI no more a ‘caged parrot’, says Rijiju,First cases of infection from diabetes medication in India,Taliban order ban on poppy cultivation)

1. No-trust vote dismissed, Imran gets Pak. Parliament dissolved Opposition turns to top court after President acts on Prime Minister’s advice Pakistan’s beleaguered Prime Minister

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Daily Current Affairs 03.04.2022(India-Australia deal seeks to double bilateral trade in 5 years, Nepal PM seeks steps to resolve border dispute, Northeast part of ‘mainstream’: Rijiju, As war depletes wheat granaries across the world, India looks to fill the void, Evolution can happen at shorter timescales, Why is Sri Lanka under a state of Emergency?, Roubles for fuel, defence deals with Russia, How has BIMSTEC fine tuned its agenda?)

1. India-Australia deal seeks to double bilateral trade in 5 years Significant economic pact for New Delhi amid Canberra’s tensions with Beijing India and Australia

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Daily Current Affairs 1.4.2022(U.S. Deputy NSA warns India of ‘consequences’,Areas under AFSPA regime reduced: Shah,SC strikes down T.N. Vanniyar quota,Dam Safety Act can end disputes, says SC,Dip in Chilika lake’s dolphin population,This is a criminal attack on privacy,The rise of the rouble amid the Ukraine invasion,The demand for restoring the old pension scheme,India prepared for climate refugees, Centre tells LS)

1. U.S. Deputy NSA warns India of ‘consequences’ Daleep Singh cautions against trade deals with Russia There will be “consequences” for any country, including India,

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Daily CUrrent Affairs 31.03.2022 (key partner sides with Opposition in pakistan, Modi moots free trade agreement for BIMSTEC, Social media platforms must be held accountable: Centre to HC, ISRO to step up tracking of space debris, Explaining Sri Lanka’s economic crisis, The Assam-Meghalaya boundary dispute resolution)

1. key partner sides with Opposition Opposition leader Shehbaz Sharif will be next PM, says Bilawal Bhutto-Zardari Pakistan’s embattled Prime Minister Imran Khan on Wednesday

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Daily Current Affair 30.3.2022 (Indian power projects replace Chinese ventures in Sri Lanka, Assam and Meghalaya ink pact to end border row, Rhino population up by 200 in Kaziranga, What is wrong with saffronising education, Bridging the bay in quest of a stronger BIMSTEC, Myanmar’s continued suspension of democracy, Facebook and fake news)

1. Indian power projects replace Chinese ventures in Sri Lanka Concerns were raised over projects’ proximity to T.N. India will set up hybrid power projects

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Daily Current Affairs 28.03.2022 (The era of an unemployed India, Poverty rose but income inequality fell, India’s ‘space economy’ valued at ₹36,794 crore, Modi pitches for ‘local for global’, SC seeks foolproof norms to identify STs, States can identify minorities: govt., The move to ease voting for overseas citizens)

1. The era of an unemployed India There are many indices of proof that seriously contradict the tall claims of employment generation in India Reports

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Daily Current Affairs 25.3.2022 (The peculiar case of Ladakh’s eastern boundary, Time for India to redefine its relationship with Russia, India abstains on UNGA votes, ‘If you want to know what’s true, then maths is a good place to start’, India to be TB-free by 2025: Mansukh)

1. The peculiar case of Ladakh’s eastern boundary Atmanirbhar Bharat requires a bold relook at old misconceptions while continuing dialogue Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi

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Daily Current Affairs 20.03.2022 (Geography gives India an advantage: Navy, Indianise education: Venkaiah, Study reveals major decline in golden langur habitat, Overlooking ‘reasonable accommodation’, Will the war in Ukraine rattle India’s banks?, Will the war in Ukraine rattle India’s banks?, What is the NPPA’s role in fixing drug prices?, How Russia’s bankruptcy law can punish foreign companies)

1. Geography gives India an advantage: Navy ‘We are building capacity to counter whatever capacity China can bring,’ it says The basic advantage is India’s

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Daily Current Affairs 27.02.2022 (‘Disturbed’ India abstains from vote against Russia at UNSC, Govt. tweaks FDI policy ahead of LIC public offer, ‘Judiciary needs more HC judges, not just money’, Wait for cheetah to get longer, Having enemies makes you stronger, finds a study of flies, Why did Russian President Vladimir Putin bring up the ‘disintegration’ of the USSR prior to declaring war?)

1. ‘Disturbed’ India abstains from vote against Russia at UNSC ‘Saddened’ Ukraine refers to plight of Indians in country under Russian attack India, along with

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