UPSC current Affairs

  • Daily Current Affairs for UPSC – 26 November 2022

      Daily Current Affairs for UPSC 2022 Q) Consider the following water bodies: Kara Sea Laptev Sea Beaufort Sea Chukchi Sea How many of water bodies given above is located on/near Artic Ocean? Only one water body Only two water...

    Published On November 26th, 2022
  • UPSC Prelims News 26 November 2022

      UPSC Prelims News of 26 November 2022   World’s Costliest Drug About Hemgenix: Hemgenix is a hemophilia B gene therapy that is administered only once that frees patients from regular treatments. Working of the drug: Traditional treatment for hemophilia...

    Published On November 26th, 2022
  • Daily Current Affairs for UPSC – 25 November 2022

      Daily Current Affairs for UPSC 2022 Q) With respect to Pradhan Mantri Fasal Bima Yojana (PMFBY), consider the following statements: PMFBY is compulsory for farmers availing crop loans whereas for others it is voluntary. PMFBY covers the losses in...

    Published On November 25th, 2022
  • UPSC Prelims News 25 November 2022

      UPSC Prelims News of 25 November 2022 Leith’s Soft-Shelled Turtle Context: India has strengthened protection to Leith’s Soft-shelled Turtle under CITES. About Leith’s soft-shelled turtle: Habitat: It is a large fresh water soft-shelled turtle which is endemic to peninsular...

    Published On November 25th, 2022
  • Daily Current Affairs for UPSC – 24 November 2022

      Daily Current Affairs for UPSC 2022 Q) With reference to Election Commission, Consider the following statements: The chief election commissioner hold office till the pleasure of the president. The election commissioner can take up further appointment with the government...

    Published On November 24th, 2022
  • UPSC Prelims News 24 November 2022

      UPSC Prelims News of 24 November 2022 MAARG Portal Context: The Ministry of Commerce and Industry has launched a call for startup applications for registration on the MAARG portal. About MAARG Portal: MAARG (Mentorship, Advisory, Assistance, Resilience and Growth)...

    Published On November 24th, 2022
  • Daily Current Affairs for UPSC – 23 November 2022

      Daily Current Affairs for UPSC 2022 Q) With reference to Non Performing Assets (NPA), consider the following statements: The Gross NPAs of banks have dropped to their lowest level in five years. The National Asset Reconstruction Company Limited (NARCL)...

    Published On November 23rd, 2022
  • UPSC Prelims News 23 November 2022

      UPSC Prelims News of 23 November 2022 Nicobari Hodi Craft Context: The Geographical Indications Registry has received an application seeking the GI tag for the Nicobari hodi craft. It is the first such application from the Union Territory. About Nicobari Hodi:...

    Published On November 23rd, 2022
  • Daily Current Affairs for UPSC – 22 November 2022

      Daily Current Affairs for UPSC 2022 Q) With reference to Pradhan Mantri Kisan Samman Nidhi (PM-KISAN), Consider the following statements: PM-KISAN covers all farmers’ families, irrespective of landholding sizes. Land holding is the sole criteria to avail the benefit...

    Published On November 22nd, 2022
  • UPSC Prelims News 22 November 2022

      UPSC Prelims News of 22 November 2022 Friendshoring Context: The US Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen spoke about friendshoring on a trip to Toronto. About Friendshoring: Friendshoring is a strategy where a country brings in the raw materials, components and...

    Published On November 22nd, 2022