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List of International Organizations and their Headquarters

International Organizations and Their Headquarters International Organization is a term used to describe a grouping of member nations from different countries. They serve as the coalition’s catalysts, fostering cooperation among its member countries. They promote the wellbeing of the countries that comprise their membership. These organizations were established to uphold international harmony and aid in …

Current Affairs 28th June 2023 for UPSC Prelims Exam

Current Affairs 28th June 2023 for UPSC Prelims Exam GI Tag Context: The Geographical Indications Registry has given tags to seven different products from Uttar Pradesh. About GI Tag Definition: Geographical Indications of Goods are defined as that aspect of industrial property which refer to the geographical indication referring to a country or to a place …

National Development Council, Objectives, Members, Functions

National Development Council The National Development Council (NDC), also known as the Rashtriya Vikas Parishad, is the highest authority responsible for making decisions and engaging in discussions regarding development issues in India, with the Prime Minister as its presiding member. Established on August 6, 1952, the primary objective of the National Development Council is to …

Daily Current Affairs for UPSC – 29 May 2023

Daily Current Affairs for UPSC 2023 Q) Recently seen in news, the ‘State of Global Climate 2022’ report was released by which one of the following organization? World Meteorological Organization United Nations Environment Programme United Nations Development Programme Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change Daily Current Affairs for UPSC – 27 May April 2023 Explanation: Option …

Current Affairs 24th May 2023 for UPSC Prelims Exam

Current Affairs 24th May 2023 for UPSC Prelims Exam National Population Register Context:  According to an update by the National Population Register (NPR), citizens who want to exercise the right to fill the Census form on their own rather than through government enumerators, will have to first update their NPR details online. What is National …

Current Affairs 17th May 2023 for UPSC Prelims Exam

Current Affairs 17th May 2023 for UPSC Prelims Exam Union Public Service Commission Context: Manoj Soni has been sworn in as the Chairman of the Union Public Service Commission (UPSC). About Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) History: Post Lord Macaulay’s Report of the Select Committee of British Parliament, the concept of a merit based modern …

The Hindu Newspaper Analysis 16 May 2023

The Hindu Newspaper Analysis for UPSC The Hindu Newspaper Analysis 15 May 2023 The Maharashtra Governor’s action in calling for a floor test has been very severely criticised by the Court, which characterised it as illegal. As per the universally accepted convention, in all democratic countries, when a government falls, the constitutional head, Governor or …

The Hindu Newspaper Analysis 12 May 2023

The Hindu Newspaper Analysis for UPSC The Hindu Newspaper Analysis 11 May 2023  The Hindu Editorial Today the Supreme Court has settled the law in regard to the ‘aid and advice’ of the Council of Ministers by affirming that the Lt. Governor is bound to act on the aid and advice except in respect of …

Current Affairs 11th May 2023 for UPSC Prelims Exam

Current Affairs 11th May 2023 for UPSC Prelims Exam Periyar Tiger Reserve Context: The wild elephant named Arikompan was recently translocated to the Periyar Tiger Reserve. About the Periyar Tiger Reserve (PTR) Location: It is a protected area located in the districts of Idukki and Pathanamthitta in Kerala. It is situated high in the Cardamom …

Current Affairs 10th May 2023 for UPSC Prelims Exam

Current Affairs 10th May 2023 for UPSC Prelims Exam T Cells Context:   Scientists at the University of California, San Diego, have uncovered a T cell characteristic that might lead to novel anti-tumour therapies. T Cells (T lymphocytes) Lymphocyte:  A lymphocyte is a type of white blood cell that is part of the immune system. There …