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Daily Current Affairs 01.02.2024 (Court permits Hindu prayers in Gyanvapi mosque’s basement, Congress launches Jai Jawan scheme to aid youth, India is fastest-growing major economy: Murmu, Iran to ‘decisively respond’ to any U.S. strikes on nation, Maldives turns to Sri Lanka for medical evacuation support)

1. Court permits Hindu prayers in Gyanvapi mosque’s basement  The Varanasi District Court on Wednesday allowed Hindu prayers to be offered inside the Vyas Ka Tekhana (sealed

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Daily Current Affairs 26.01.2024 (Reclaiming the Republic, and the Constitution, Temple testament to trust in judicial process: President, Padma Vibhushan for Padma Subrahmanyam, Venkaiah, Chiranjeevi, Vyjayanthimala, French President Macron begins India visit from Jaipur; joins PM for roadshow)

1. Reclaiming the Republic, and the Constitution On January 22, 1947, the “Objective resolution” of the Indian Constitution was unanimously adopted by the Constituent Committee.

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Daily Current Affairs 20.01.2024 (Chandrayaan-3 lander on the moon successfully pinged by orbiting NASA spacecraft using laser,Warmer winter impacts ice hockey, Chadar trek in country’s coldest region of Ladakh,Understanding the body’s perception of pain key to evolving new drugs, says Nobel Laureate David Julius,The problem with India’s science management)

1. Chandrayaan-3 lander on the moon successfully pinged by orbiting NASA spacecraft using laser A NASA spacecraft has successfully pinged India’s Chandrayaan-3 lander on the

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Daily Current Affairs 31.07.2023 (Two Indian military aircraft visit Australia’s strategic Cocos Islands, PSLV puts 7 satellites in orbit; four more missions this year, Hurdles to overcome before becoming ‘Digital India’, Railways to study route viability for introducing Vande Bharat trains, Cell-free DNA promises to transform how we find diseases in advance)

1. Two Indian military aircraft visit Australia’s strategic Cocos Islands The planes were at Cocos Island for a week, which can be an important base

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Daily Current Affairs 10.05.2023 ( Assam plans to ban polygamy, A multi-pronged counter is warranted to tackle the EU’s carbon tax plans , The ‘right to health’ goal and a role for Taiwan , Securing the migrant vote , Upsetting the apple cart in Himachal , Arab trains to carry Indian goods to Israeli port: Cohen , It depends on who is giving the rating: Centre on India’s rank in press freedom index , Shah’s remark that Tagore composed ‘national songs’ of 2 countrieskicks up row , Third cheetah dies in Kuno; number of adults down to 17 , Fitch cuts India GDP growth forecast for this fiscal to 6% )

1.  Assam plans to ban polygamy Assam CM Himanta Biswa Sarma in Guwahati on Tuesday.  The drive against child marriage provided the government with information about

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Daily Current Affairs 14.02.2023 (Geo-sciences community calls for broad panel of experts to power heritage Bill, Top court upholds constitution of J&K delimitation panel, Aero India expo showcases India’s self-confidence: PM, Retail inflation rises to 6.52% in January, a 3-month high, ‘Worried’ about pending transfers, SC says a ‘lot more’ needs to be done, CJI wants HCs to ensure use of virtual court technology, says it is here to stay forever, Saudi Arabia to send its first woman to space , iscussing with G-20 nations on SoP to regulate crypto: FM, Functional tap water is a basic necessity that must be provided to all households,Hill or city, urban planning cannot be an afterthought)

1. Geo-sciences community calls for broad panel of experts to power heritage Bill A draft Bill, aimed at protecting India’s geological heritage that includes fossils,

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Daily Current Affairs 11.02.2023 ( India’s law and order matrix needs a reboot, Suitability of a candidate cleared by Collegium can’t be subject of judicial review: SC, Decked up in snow, 3rd Khelo India Winter Games in Gulmarg sparks Olympics dreams, Discovery of lithium deposits in J&K to cut down import needs, Wildlife enthusiasts spot 145 species during first Sundarban bird festival)

1. India’s law and order matrix needs a reboot The annual All India Conference of Directors General/Inspectors General of Police which was held recently, witnessed

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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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 07.06.2021 (More anti-bodies produced by Covishield than Covaxin: study, Since February pact, it’s all quiet on the Line of Control, Punjab, T.N. and Kerala top education index ranking, Govt. keen on implementing labour codes, NPR slips valid for long-term visas: MHA)

1. More anti-bodies produced by Covishield than Covaxin: study It tracked 515 vaccinated people across 22 cities Two doses of Covishield vaccine produced more antibodies

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Daily Current Affairs 06.06.2021 (G7 nations agree on uniform minimum corporate tax, ‘COVID-diabetes link needs study’, Pakistan makes progress on terror finance ratings, ‘China’s internal security is Xi’s biggest concern’, Emergence of order from chaos in turbulent systems and Bose-Einstein condensation, First human infection of the H10N3 bird flu)

1. G7 nations agree on uniform minimum corporate tax MNCs to pay taxes where they operate A group of the world’s richest nations reached a

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Daily Current Affairs 11.05.2021 (SEBI’s sustainability reporting norms mandate ESG overview, ‘Slow vaccination pace puts India at risk of more waves’, Iran confirms that it is in talks with Saudi Arabia, Pakistan government to set new rules to meet FATF requirements)

1. SEBI’s sustainability reporting norms mandate ESG overview Disclosures must on gender diversity, cybersecurity The Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI) on Monday issued

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