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  • China’s Chang’e-6 far side of the Moon probe begins Journey Back

    Context: China’s Chang’e- 6 probe has lifted off from the far side of the moon to start its journey back towards Earth. Chang’e 6 Mission of China Chang’e 6 Mission was followed by the success of Chang’e-5. Chang'e-6 will collect...

    Published On June 6th, 2024
  • Cyclone Remal 2024 Update, Affected Areas, Potential Impact

    Cyclone Remal killed 4 people in West Bengal as post-Remal rain continues and nearly 29,500 houses were damaged and 77,200 people still in camps. Cyclonic Remal originated in the central Bay of Bengal and intensified into a severe cyclonic storm...

    Published On May 28th, 2024
  • IPL Winners List 2008 to 2024, Check Out IPL 2024 Highlights

    The Indian Premier League (IPL) has been one of the most celebrated cricket leagues globally since its inception in 2008. Founded by the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) with Lalit Modi as its first chairman, the league...

    Published On May 27th, 2024
  • List of Military Exercises of India 2024, Participating Counties

    The Indian military engages in numerous exercises annually to bolster its strategic capabilities and foster international cooperation. These exercises are crucial for enhancing combat readiness, facilitating knowledge exchange, and building strong defense ties with various nations. This article covers key...

    Published On May 24th, 2024
  • Current Affairs 2nd May 2024 for UPSC Prelims Exam

    DRDO's SMART System Context Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) successfully flight tested the Supersonic Missile-Assisted Release of Torpedo (SMART) system from Dr APJ Abdul Kalam Island off the coast of Odisha. About Supersonic Missile-Assisted Release of Torpedo (SMART) Type:...

    Published On May 2nd, 2024
  • Climate Change and Labour Productivity

    Context The International Labour Organization (ILO) report, 'Ensuring Safety and health at Work in a Changing Climate', emphasises the need to prepare workplaces for climate change. Emerging Hazards Identified by the ILO ILO identifies six key impacts of climate change...

    Published On May 2nd, 2024
  • Editorial Of The Day (2nd May): Indian Ocean Warming

    Context A study conducted by the Indian Institute of Tropical Meteorology, Pune, along with other global institutions, has projected significant warming in the Indian Ocean based on current global carbon emission trends. The Indian Ocean has already warmed by 1.2°C...

    Published On May 2nd, 2024
  • Current Affairs 1st May 2024 for UPSC Prelims Exam

    Rafah Context: Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu committed to initiate a military operation in Rafah where hundreds of thousands of Palestinians have sought refuge amid the ongoing war. Rafah- Mapping Rafah is a city situated in the southern part of...

    Last updated on May 3rd, 2024 12:26 pm
  • Editorial of the day (1st May):Expanded Programme on Immunisation

    Context: The year 2024 commemorates 50 years since the launch of the Expanded Programme on Immunization (EPI). About Expanded Programme on Immunization (EPI) Launched in 1974, following the near-eradication of smallpox. Aimed to leverage existing immunisation infrastructure and trained personnel...

    Last updated on May 3rd, 2024 12:31 pm
  • Current Affairs 30th April 2024 for UPSC Prelims Exam

    Strategic Petroleum Reserve Context: The Indian Strategic Petroleum Reserves Ltd. has invited bids to build 2.5 million tonnes of underground storage at Padur in Karnataka. Strategic Petroleum Reserve: An Overview Background Product prices are influenced by the dynamics of supply...

    Last updated on May 3rd, 2024 12:24 pm