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05 August, 2020

  • Language of Unity: Challenges to Three-Language Formula (Polity & Governance)
  • Trump bars H1B Visa holders from Federal Jobs (International Relations)
  • J&K, Ladakh, a year on (Polity & Governance)
  • Alcohol Cess hurting States- Cess Vs Surcharge (Indian Economy)
  • 24 Million may drop out of School due to pandemic: UN (Social Issues)
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04 August, 2020

  • Draft defence policy (Security)
  • COVID-Vaccine (Science & technology)
  • Real Interest rates (Economy)
  • Purchasing manager's Index (Economy)
  • Asymmetric Federalism (Polity)
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03 August, 2020

  • A policy with many a right intention (Polity and Governance)
  • Keep the focus on education (Polity and Governance)
  • Parents, the first and natural tutors (Polity & governance)
  • Rebuild India's confidence, revive the economy (Indian Economy)
  • Question of the day (International relation)

2 August, 2020

  • ICMR fast tracks approvals for Israeli research coordinated by DRDO (Science & Technology)
  • One ration card facility in 24 States now (Economy) (One Nation One Ration Card Scheme, NFSA)
  • China and Nepal have treated each other as equals: Xi - (International Relations) (New Quadrilateral Arrangement, Trans-Himalayan Connectivity Network)
  • Arab world's first nuclear plant achieves criticality (Science & Technology) (Pressurised Water Reactor, Barakah, UAE)
  • Detecting Alzheimer's (Science & Technology) (Alzheimer Disease, Tau, Plaques, Microtubule)
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01 August, 2020

  • Afghan Peace process (International Relations)
  • Decoupling Indian and Chinese Economy (Economy)
  • Urban Local Governance (Polity)
  • Index of eight Core industries (Prelims)
  • Question for the day (Economy)

31 July, 2020

  • Electoral Reforms: Bringing Political Parties under RTI ( Polity & Governance)
  • Should Government go easy on Telecom (Indian Economy)
  • Getting ahead of constitutional Practices (Polity & Governance)
  • A Long Road + An Education policy that is sweeping in its vision (Social Issues)
  • World Gold Council (Economy)
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30 July, 2020

  • Mains Writing Answer assignment
  • New Education Policy-2020-School Education (Social Issues)
  • New Education Policy -2020- Higher Education (Social Issues)
  • Prospects and Challenges of AIIB (International Relations)
  • Global Internet Governance (Internet and Social Media)
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29 July, 2020

  • RIC, a triangle that is still important (International relation)
  • China says disengagement at most localities along LAC is complete - (International Relation)
  • Rajasthan Cabinet seeks House session on July 31 - (Polity & governance)
  • Centre unable to pay States GST dues: official - (Polity & governance)
  • At 2,967 tigers, India's capacity at peak - (Environment & Ecology)
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28 July, 2020

  • In reverse gear - Draft EIA - Editorial (Environment)
  • Needed, a map for India's foreign policy - Lead Article (International Relations)
  • An opportunity to reshape health care - Article - (Social Issues)
  • The majority cannot afford a balanced diet - Article (Social Issues)
  • Question for the Day

27 July 2020

  • Remember Jawans, PM tells people (Page 01) - (Internal Security) (Kargil War)
  • Five drown in Assam, flood toll crosses 100 - (Environment) Over 14 lakh affected by Bihar floods (Floods)
  • Scandalizing as contempt (EDIT) - (Polity and Gov) The chilling effect of criminal contempt (EDIT) A motorcycle and the art of court management (EDIT)
  • A revolution in policy mindset- (Inclusive Growth)
  • Prelims Pointers
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26 July, 2020

  • Cabinet decision binding on Governor - Polity
  • Don't privatize PSBs, cut govt. stake: Marathe - Economy
  • India, U.K. affirm commitment to an FTA - Economy
  • Kashmir saffron now has GI certificate - Science
  • Is SARS-CoV-2 a latent virus which can recur? - Science
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25 July, 2020

  • Currency Swap Agreement between India & Sri Lanka (Economy)
  • India - Sri Lanka - need to reset ties- (International Relations)
  • Anti - Defection - Revision (Polity)
  • Permanent commissioning of Women in Army - Revision - (Social Issues)
  • Question for the day (Economy)

24 July, 2020

  • Calibrated Balance - Editorial (International Relations)
  • Escalating Tensions - Editorial (International Relations)
  • Curbs on bidders from new nations- (Economy)
  • Deepening India South Korea ties - Article (International Relations)
  • Towards national security & peace in Hong Kong - Article (International Relations)
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23 July, 2020

  • Mains Assignment Question
  • SC will hear today Rajasthan Speaker's plea against HC order (Polity & governance)
  • Transforming higher education (Social Development)
  • Set up a High Court for Puducherry - (Polity & governance)
  • Are people in J&K citizens or subjects? - (Polity & governance)
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22 July, 2020

  • Towards Robust Data Regulation (Non-Personal Data Governance Framework) ( Polity & Governance)
  • The COVID-19 Fiscal Response and India's standing (Indian Economy)
  • The Main planks in countering China Policy (International Relations)
  • Import Slump (Indian Economy)
  • Limited Trade Deal (International Relations)
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21 July, 2020

  • India's Role in Changing geo-Politics (International relations)
  • Community Canteens (Social Issues)
  • Oxford Vaccine (Science & Technology)
  • Railway privatization (Economy)
  • Central groundwater Authority (Environment)
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20 July, 2020

  • A chance to restore the rule of law - Article (Polity & Governance)
  • Why a separate Anti-torture law? - Article (Polity & Governance)
  • Pulse Oximeters (Science & Technology)
  • Make the right call on 'Malabar' going QUAD - Article (International Relations)
  • China committing gross abuses against Uighurs: U.K. (World Geography)
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19 July, 2020

  • Levy on digital services is ambiguous, say tax experts (Economy)
  • Psoriasis drug in COVID-19 therapy (Science)
  • What is plea bargaining and how does it work? (Polity)
  • Govt. opens up NDRF for individual donations (Polity)
  • Govt. mulls Australia's entry into Malabar drill (I.R)
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18 July, 2020

  • Iran India & China, Chabahar Port Issue (International relations)
  • Reformed Multilateralism (International Relations)
  • UNSC 1267 Sanctions Committee (International Relations)
  • Question for the day (International relations)

17 July, 2020

  • Rebel MLAs move High Court Against Speaker's notice ( Debate about Anti-Defection) (Polity & Governance)
  • India registers a steep decline in MMR (Social Issues)
  • Sources of Government's Borrowings - (Indian Economy)
  • Afghanistan-Pakistan Transit Trade Agreement (APTTA): Importance for India (International Relations)
  • Persons with Disabilities Act, 2016 (Polity & Governance)
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16 July, 2020

  • Mains Assignment Question
  • China's post COVID aggression is reshaping Asia + Trump ends HK's special trade status, backs sanctions + China lashes out at U.K. for Huawei ban(International Relation)
  • SC to hear appeals against Maratha quota (Polity & governance)
  • India and European Union push trade talks - (International Relation)
  • Question of the day (International relation)

15 July, 2020

  • EU, India to meet on resuming FTA negotiations (Economy and International Relations)
  • Lost opportunity (EDIT, International Relations)
  • China making deep inroads into Iran (International Relations)
  • ICMR caution on itolizumab, tocilizumab (Science And technology)
  • Centre limits duration of online school sessions (Social Issues)
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14 July, 2020

  • Chabahar port (International relations)
  • RBI monthly review - (Economy)
  • Operation twist
  • Open market operation
  • Long term repo Operations
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13 July, 2020

  • The sum and substance of the EU's China dilemma (International Relation)
  • China, Iran close to reaching trade and military partnership (International Relation)
  • Hardly smart about urban health care (Polity & governance)
  • Disabled are entitled to same benefits of SC/ST quota: SC (Polity & governance)
  • NATGRID to get info of suspects from FIRs (Polity & governance)
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12 July, 2020

  • Should Kuwait's draft expat bill worry India? (International Relations)
  • The Spectre of U.S. sanctions: Implications of CAATSA law (International Relations)
  • Indo-China Border Dispute - International Relations)
  • Is the airborne spread of COVID-19 a risk? (Science & Technology)
  • Psoriasis drug gets DCGI nod for emergency use (Science & Technology)
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11 July, 2020

  • Do we need a Fiscal council? (Article) - Economy
  • Reform with caution (Article) - Polity
  • Right to education is kore than a right - Polity
  • In the name of cooperative federalism (Article) - Polity
  • Solar energy will play big role in Atmanirbhar Bharat: PM - Economy
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10 July, 2020

  • Owning upto criminalisation in politics (Lead Article) (Polity & Governance)
  • Is internet freedom being sacrificed for national security? (Polity & Governance + Security Challenges)
  • Privy Purse: PM's Fresh Move (Archives) (Polity & Governance)
  • Government notifies Draft Rules on Wages Act (Economy)
  • Full play of Internet of Things in design - Telangana Secretariat (Science & Technology)
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09 July, 2020

  • Three NGOs linked to Congress under Home Ministry scanner (Polity & Governance)
  • The social contract needs to be rewritten (Polity & Governance; Ethics, integrity and aptitude)
  • The pandemic is about eyes shut (Polity & Governance; Ethics, integrity and aptitude)
  • Prelims related news
  • Question of the day (Polity & Governance)

08 July, 2020

  • Growing Nuclear Arsenal of China (International relations)
  • India - China Naval Contestation - (International relation)
  • India's Largest Butterfly (Environment )
  • Ethiopian Ethnic Communities (International relation)
  • US CAATSA law (International relation)
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UPSC Prelims 2020 | MCQs on Current Affairs | March 2020 Part 1 of 2 | Raus IAS

  • Indian Ocean Commission - (IOC)
  • OPEC & OPEC Plus
  • Constitution (Fourteenth Amendment) Act, 1962
  • Indices/Report on Governance and Raw of Law
  • Prompt Corrective Action (PCA) Framework
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THE HINDU Analysis, 07 July 2020 (Daily News Analysis for UPSC) – DNS

  • Announcement on Mains Answer Writing Practice
  • Haryana Cabinet's nod for Reservation for Locals: Locals First Policy Rationale and Implications- (Polity & Governance)
  • MGNREGA: Benefits, Implementation Challenges and Reforms needed (Polity & Governance)
  • Drug Trafficking: Challenges to India's Internal Security (Internal Security)
  • India to review FDI from China (Indian Economy)
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06 July ,2020

  • Raja Ravi Verma (Step into the LIGHT) (Art and Culture)
  • Locust Attacks (FAO issues locust alert for India) (Economy and Environment)
  • China doubles down on claims on eastern Bhutan boundary (International Relations)
  • Vaccine trials take 6 to 9 months: WHO Chief Scientist (Social Issues)
  • India must not cast anchor in 'Enrica Lexie' (EDIT)
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05 July, 2020

  • Amid Ladakh standoff , China, Pak. hold talks (Polity & Governance)
  • Mulling national logistics law (Indian Economy)
  • Gotabaya sets up committee to look into Colombo Port concerns (International Relation)
  • Infant mortality rate surged in M.P. in 2018 (Social Development)
  • Why has Indian Railways opened doors for private players? (Indian Economy)
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04 July, 2020

  • Reset rural jobs policies, recognise women's work (Article) (Economy)
  • Not the time to profiteer: NPPA (Economy)
  • Police violence and how some lives do not matter (Article) (Polity)
  • Traffic on roads abutting Nagarahole Park (Env)
  • ICMR looks at vaccine launch by Aug 15 (Science)
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03 July, 2020

  • China opposes U.K.'s citizenship offer (International Relations)
  • Businesses back new Security Law (International Relations)
  • Cores contraction (Economy)
  • India loses jurisdiction over Italian marines case (International Relations)
  • Private trains will benefit travellers: Rly Board chief - (Infrastructure, Railways)
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02 July, 2020

  • Striking a blow against Assam's inclusive ethos (Article) (Polity)
  • SBI unit to set up SPV for aiding NBFCs on liquidity (Economy)
  • How not to tame the digital dragon (Article) (Polity)
  • Reforming India's digital policy (Article) (Economy)
  • Police reform and the crucial judicial actor (Article) (Polity)
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01 July, 2020

  • Free foodgrain scheme till November + Paswan welcomes PMGKAY extension (Economy)
  • External debt rises in March (Economy)
  • World Bank okays fund for Namami Gange (Environment)
  • Banks sanction Rs. 1 lakh crore loans to 30 lakh MSMEs (Economy)
  • Making trade more digitised - Article (Economy)
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30 June, 2020

  • Legitimate concern (Editorial) (Internal Security)
  • In 24 hours, Palestine faces an existential threat (Editorial) (International Relations)
  • Grain aplenty and the crisis of hunger (Editorial) (Economic and Social Development)
  • The STARS project needs an overhaul (Editorial) (Education)
  • Share public data with the public (Editorial) (Internet and Social Media)
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UPSC Prelims 2020 | MCQs on Current Affairs | February 2020 Part 2 of 2 | Raus IAS

  • Power of a speaker
  • Fifteenth Finance Commission
  • Reservation in Promotion
  • Sand Mining regulation
  • Technical Textile
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29 June, 2020

  • Making sense of China's calculations (International Relations)
  • P.V. Narasimha Rao, the subversive insider (Polity & Governance)
  • 'Draft EIA notification fosters non-transparency, encourages environmental violations'- (Environment and Climate Change)
  • Letter and spirit & Mapillah Rebellion (Reference) (Polity & Governance + Indian History )
  • Mains Value Addition
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28 June, 2020

  • Colombo plea for postponing debt repayment hangs fire (International Relation)
  • PTI denting national interest: Prasar Bharati (Polity & Governance)
  • South China Sea rights should be rooted in UN treaty: ASEAN (International Relation)
  • Black hole merges with unusual compact object (Science & Technology)
  • RBI extends borrowing time for banks (Economy)
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27 June, 2020

  • Getting out of Guns, Germs and Steel Crisis- Lead Article (Indian Economy)
  • Garib Kalyan Rojgar Abhiyaan (Current Affairs)
  • Central Board of the RBI (Indian Economy)
  • World Drug Report by UNODC (International Relations)
  • Tensions in the South China Sea (Reference)
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26 June, 2020

  • Chinese build-­up started in May: MEA + It's wait and watch on disengagement + Why China is being aggressive along the LAC (International Relation)
  • Industry flags delay in China imports (Indian Economy)
  • Can online learning replace the school classroom? (Polity & Governance)
  • India reiterates cultural linkages with Nepal (International Relation)
  • Question of the day (Polity & Governance)

25 June, 2020

  • With space reforms, private sector to get level playing field (Science)
  • The many questions about Favipiravir (Article) (Science)
  • RBI will supervise coop. banks (Economy)
  • CCEA nod for animal husbandry infra fund (Economy)
  • China, Kashmir and the ghost of August 5 (Article) (I.R)
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24 June, 2020

  • Government e Marketplace (Economy)
  • H1B Visa ban (Economy)
  • India - China Naval Contestation (International relation)
  • Geo-Politics of South China Sea & its importance for India
  • Why India needs a maritime strategy
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23 June, 2020

  • India attends RIC Meeting (International Relations)
  • China Joins UN Arms Treaty (International Relations)
  • Lone Wolf Attacks- Challenges to Internal Security (Internal Security)
  • Promote People Power against COVID-19 (Social Issues)
  • Ambubachi Festival and Kamakhya Temple ( Art and Culture)
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22 June, 2020

  • Secrecy of ballot is key to free and fair elections: SC (Polity & Governance)
  • Additional funds sought for Jal Jeevan Mission (Economy)
  • India's continuing two-front conundrum - Lead Article (International Relation)
  • Fighting Double Pandemic; Silent Victim of Violence - Data Point (Social Justice)
  • Operation Samudra Setu (Security)
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21 June, 2020

  • Solar Eclipse (Science and Technology)
  • Single Transferable Vote (FAQ) (Polity and Governance)
  • Who does Galwan Valley belong to? (FAQ) (Internal Security)
  • A Spur in the Grand rivalry (Profiles) (Internal Security)
  • Govt. invites global vessel owners to flag ships in India (Economy)
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20 June, 2020

  • Anti-defection law (Polity)
  • Coal Sector Reforms (Economy)
  • FATF (International relation)
  • NDRF, PMCARES, PMNRF (Polity)
  • Question for the day (Polity)

19 June, 2020

  • India coasts to win in Security Council polls (International Relations)
  • At the high table (International Relations)
  • Can India decouple itself from Chinese manufacturing? (Economy)
  • Rapid antigen testing starts in city (Science and Tech)
  • Galwan: Postscript to a tragedy (Internal Security)
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18 June 2020

  • A.P assembly opposes NPR, NRC - Polity
  • Assessment of OIL well blowout impact begins - Env
  • A presence of equitable and effective care (Article) - Social Issues
  • Multilateralism in post COVID world (Article) - I.R
  • With China, India has to be Aatmanirbhar - I.R
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UPSC Prelims 2020 | MCQs on Current Affairs | February 2020 Part 1 of 2 | Raus IAS

  • 4th EAS CONFERENCE ON MARITIME SECURITY
  • LONG TERM REPO OPERATIONS
  • EASE OF LIVING INDEX INDEX 2019
  • REGULATION OF RO WATER PURIFIER
  • LOCUST ATTACK
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17 June, 2020

  • Nepal ties and the Benaras to Bengaluru spectrum - (International Relation)
  • For better conditions of work - Lead Article - (Economy)
  • 20 Indian soldiers killed in face-off at Galwan - (International Relation)
  • A quota case - (Polity & Governance)
  • Rural India, the new viral flash point - (Polity & Governance)
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16 June, 2020

  • India- China (Lead Article) - (International Relations)
  • India - West Asia - (International Relations)
  • Models of Development for Indian States (Polity & Governance)
  • COVID Testing - (Science & Technology )
  • Nuclear Arsenal - (International Relations)
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15 June, 2020

  • The need for an anti-discrimination law - Lead Article - (Polity & Governance)
  • Diversity & Discrimination - NCERT
  • Constitutional Provisions
  • Important Legislations
  • Behind the curve - GST Compensation Cess - Editorial - (Economy)
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14 June, 2020

  • Various kinds of Boundaries in India -(Internal Security)
  • Biotic Interactions- (Environment)
  • Nepal's 2nd Constitutional Amendment- (International)
  • Can a COVID-19 vaccine be developed soon? )- (S&T)
  • Jal Jeevan Mission - (Social Issues)
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13 June, 2020

  • Reserves exceed $500 bn for the first time (Economy)
  • NHRC takes note pf heath workers woes (Polity)
  • Sample from Lonar lakes sent for testing (Environment)
  • Food inflation accelerates 9.28 % in May (Economy)
  • NGT directive to UPPCN on biowaste (Science)
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12 June, 2020

  • A case for quiet diplomacy (Soft Power & Quiet Diplomacy) (International Relations)
  • IITMadras top institution in govt. ranking (NIRF) (Misc)
  • Lion census method outdated: experts (Canine Distemper Virus) (Biology)
  • Govt. considering universal basic income, says NHRC (NHRC & UNHRC) (Misc)
  • First estimation exercise of Indian gaur in Nilgiris in recent years (Indian Gaur) (Environment & Ecology)
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11 June, 2020

  • Border Adjustment Tax (Economy)
  • G7 Grouping - Need for a New Institution (International Relations)
  • IBC Code - Analysis (Economy)
  • Health Care in India- Issues (Social Issues)
  • Import of Exotic Species (Environment)
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10 June, 2020

  • The anatomy of anti-black racism (Society)
  • Democrats unveil police reforms after Flyod's death (Polity and Governance)
  • Being vocal on the right local (Indian Economy)
  • Question of the Day

09 June, 2020

  • LG overrules Delhi Govt. order to restrict COVID-19 treatment (Polity & Governance)
  • Who's afraid of monetisation of the deficit? - Lead Article (Economy)
  • The critical role of decentralised responses - Article (Polity & Governance)
  • The e-diplomacy experiment & Economy to contract 3.2% in FY21 - WB - (International Relations + Economy )
  • Question for the day

08 June, 2020

  • Swarms of extremism (Polity & Governance)
  • China's internal pressures are driving Xi's tough stance on border (International relation)
  • Addressing the elephant in the room (Environment & Ecology)
  • FB needs stricter policies on misinformation (Polity & Governance)
  • Question of the Day

07 June, 2020

  • Gross Value Added numbers and the Economy (Economy)
  • Deep Sea Microplastics (Env)
  • Suspend imports of Rubber : UIPSA (Economy)
  • Serotonin triggers desert locusts swarm (Science)
  • Figuring out COVID 19 terminologies (Science)
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06 June, 2020

  • India, China hold talks, agree to resolve differences peacefully - (International Relation)
  • A right time to shift pharma gears - Article - (Social Issues)
  • Ahead of vote for UNSC seat, India launches campaign brochure - (International Relation)
  • RBI creates Rs. 500 funds, to boost payment infra - (Economy)
  • Summary for Prelims
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05 June, 2020

  • Embracing Alternative Protein (Need for alternative protein) (Environment)
  • India-Australia meet to strengthen ties (International relations)
  • Can social media platforms be arbiter of truth (Social Issues)
  • No action against employers for not paying wages (Polity & Governance)
  • India vows $15 mn to vaccine alliance (What is GAVI) (International Organizations)
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UPSC Prelims 2020 | MCQs on Current Affairs | January 2020 Part 2 of 2 | Raus IAS

  • Convention 190
  • ADITYA L1
  • Indian Ocean Dipole
  • Ramsar Wetland
  • Global Social Mobility index
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04 June, 2020

  • India - china (International Relations)
  • Power Subsidy in Agriculture (Economy)
  • G11 grouping (International Relations)
  • Agri-Marketing reforms approved by cabinet
  • Question for the day (International Relations)

03 June, 2020

  • Introduction to GSI Hybrid Course
  • Remdesivir cleared for emergency use
  • Electronics incentive schemes launched
  • Moody's downgrades 11 banks
  • Monsoon bounty
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02 June, 2020

  • Cabinet committee okays 50,000 cr. infusion for MSMEs (Indian Economy)
  • Can allow non-profit organisations to list on 'social stock exchanges - (Indian Economy)
  • Google rejects Australia's call for payout (Indian Economy)
  • A new architecture in quake - prone areas (Physical Geography)
  • Prelims Summary
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01 June, 2020

  • It's time for a universal basic income programme in India (Universal Basic Income ) (Social Issues)
  • Too many aspirants for MGNREGS jobs (MGNREGA Analysis ) (Social Issues)
  • SpaceX's spacecraft successfully docks with ISS (Commercialisation of space sector) (Science)
  • Questions for the day

31 May, 2020

  • Draft e-commerce policy (Why India needs a policy on e-commerce) (Economy)
  • Prelims Perspective (a) Locust attack (b) G-7 countries (c) D10 club
  • US cuts ties with WHO (International Relations)
  • PM CARES fund not under the ambit of RTI act
  • Question for the day (International Relations)

30 May, 2020

  • HC asks A.P. govt. to reinstate Ramesh Kumar (Polity & Governance) (Autonomy of Election Commission)
  • U.S. sanctions a double-edged sword: Hong Kong (International Relation) (Assertion of China)
  • Anchoring ties with Canberra the virtual way (International Relation) (Geo Strategy and Geo Politics)
  • Prelims Summary (Geo Strategy and Geo Politics)
  • Question of the Day

29 May, 2020

  • Working with China to resolve LAC issue - (International Relation) (Peaceful Settlement of Border dispute based on 5 Past Agreements)
  • From a stand-off to a stalemate - Article - (Security) (Different areas which saw Chinese Aggression in the past)
  • Beijing's Ladakh Brinkmanship - Article (International Relation) (US-China Relationship, US-India-China Geo-politics, South China Sea)
  • For a reset in India-Nepal relationship - Lead Article - (International Relation) (Sagauli Treaty, Origin of Kali River, India-Nepal boundary dispute)
  • i) Export Blocks - Editorial ii) FDI rises 13% to $50 bn iii) Scrapping of RBI Bonds (Export amid COVID, Rise in FDI, RBI Bonds) (Economy)
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28 May, 2020

  • Agriculture Marketing Structure - Analysis (Economy) (Issues that impact agricultural marketing in India)
  • Forest Rights Act 2006 & PESA Act 1996 (Polity) (Tribal Rights)
  • Hong Kong Protest (International Relations) (Background of protests in Hong Kong)
  • Question for the day (Environment)

27 May, 2020

  • PM reviews LAC standoff with NSA, CDS & 3 Service Chiefs + Xi meet PLA, urges battle preparedness - (International Relations) (India-China border dispute, Galwan Valley Region, Galwan River)
  • Oil Price Pickle - Editorial - (Economy) (Decline in Crude Oil Prices in International Market; Govt. raising tax on fuel)
  • FSDC Meeting on Thursday (Economy) (Financial Development Stability Council, Origin and Functions)
  • Fisheries Scheme has no relief component - (Economy) (PMMSY, Blue Revolution, Economic Package)
  • Whitewash - Archives - (History & Culture) (Hunter Committee Report, Jallianwala Bagh, Rowlatt Act)
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26 May, 2020

  • Criminal Defamation- (Polity and Governance) Batting for free speech (Editorial)
  • A well balanced stimulus package (Editorial) - (Economy)
  • Moving Beyond Geopolitics (Editorial) - (international Relations)
  • Guru Arjan Dev JI - (Art and Culture)
  • Purandardas - (Art and Culture)
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25 May, 2020

  • For farms and farmers (Problems in Minimum Support Price) (Economy)
  • Hardly the 1991 moment for agriculture (Agriculture Marketing Reforms) (Economy)
  • The need for a million worksites now (MGNREGA and Migrants) (Social Issue)
  • Howrah's botanical garden now a graveyard of 1,000 trees (Jagdish Chandra Bose Botanical Garden)
  • Failing to perform as a constitutional court (Supreme Court & Migrant Crisis) (Polity and Governance)
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UPSC Prelims 2020 | MCQs on Current Affairs | January 2020 Part 1 of 2 | Raus IAS

  • OPEC(Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries)
  • Shanghai Cooperation Organization
  • International North-south Transport Corridor (INSTC)
  • 'Blue dot network'
  • Competition Commission of India (CCI)
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24 May, 2020

  • Belt and Road Initiative - (international Initiative) (China suggests shift in BRI approach amid debt concern)
  • Heat Waves- (Geography, Environment) (Heat wave conditions prevail in Odisha)
  • Phase 1 trial: Adenovirus COVID-19 vaccine found safe
  • Reference (International Relations and Internal Security)
  • QOD

23 May, 2020

  • RBI cuts repo rate again, down to 4% (Indian Economy) (Monetary Stimulus )
  • Lower the temperature, defuse the issue (International Relation) (Economic stimulus for COVID-19)
  • 'New security law will tighten Beijing's grip on Hong Kong (International Relation) (Geo Strategy and Geo Politics)
  • Will exit Open Skies Treaty, announces U.S. (International Relations) (Geo Strategy and Geo Politics)
  • Question of the Day

22 May, 2020

  • Keeping the peace - Editorial - (International Relations) (India-China border dispute)
  • The lockdown has highlighted stark inequalities - Article - (Economy) (Increase in Social Inequality post COVID, Lack of welfare measures by govt.)
  • Finance Panel flags recovery uncertainty (Economy) (Debt to GDP Ratio to increase for states & centre, Nominal GDP)
  • The Reform Act Unmasked - Archives - (History & Culture) - (Government of India Act, 1919)
  • PET recycling units seek permission to import - (Science & Technology) - (Industry asks to remove import ban, PET - Polyethylene terephthalate)
  • View More

21 May, 2020

  • Defense Policy reforms - Analysis (Security) (Defence reforms under COVID economic stimulus)
  • Comparison of Economic Vision of India and China (International Relations) (Issues in India’s economic Vision)
  • Locust attack (Environment) (Impact on Biodiversity)
  • India - China Boundary issue - revision (International Relations) (Boundary issues between India and China)
  • Question for the day (Geography)

20 May, 2020

  • Behind new incidents, a changed dynamic along India-China Border (International Relations) (India China Relations)
  • Hotter oceans spawn super cyclones (Geography) (Cyclones)
  • A callous response (Social Issues) (Migrants and Governance)
  • A good year for Olive Ridley turtles (Reference)(Environment)
  • Prelims Practice
  • View More

19 May, 2020

  • Introduction to GS Integrated Hybrid Course
  • Tropical Cyclone Nomenclature (Geography and Environment) - (Odisha, West Bengal brace for Amphan)
  • Draft Amendment in the Electricity Act, 2003 (Economy) - (A jolt to National Energy Security) (Editorial)
  • A matter of relief (Editorial) (Economy) - (Revision of all 5 tranches)
  • Stimulus to cost only about 1% of GDP (Economy)
  • View More

18 May, 2020

  • GSI - Hybrid/Online program
  • Centre throws open all sectors to private players + Govt. hikes borrowing limits for States by 5% (Indian Economy) (Economic stimulus for COVID-19)
  • 'Punjab farmers' to go for direct seeding of rice (Polity and Governance) (Major crops and cropping pattern)
  • Getting India back to the Afghan high table + 'India must not give Taliban legitimacy until it joins intra-­ Afghan talks' (International Relations) (Afghan peace talk)
  • Question of the Day

17 May, 2020

  • Important announcement for Queries on E-Learn
  • Govt. throws open defence, coal sectors - Introduction to 4th set of Key Economic Reforms (Economy) (Economic Reform in various sectors)
  • Coal & Mining Sector Reforms - (Economy) (Reform in Coal Sector, Removal of Captive Mining)
  • Coal Nationalisation
  • Captive Mining
  • View More

16 May, 2020

  • 3rd Tranche of Economic Stimulus (Economy)
  • Agri Infrastructure Fund for farm-gate infrastructure for farmers
  • Formalisation of Micro Food Enterprises (MFE)
  • Pradhan Mantri Matsya Sampada Yojana (PMMSY)
  • National Animal Disease Control Programme
  • View More

15 May, 2020

  • Introduction to Gs Integrated Hybrid Course
  • 2nd Tranche of announcements Economic Relief Package (Economic and Social development)
  • Changes to labour laws (Polity and Governance/economy)
  • Summary for prelims
  • Question of the day (Polity & Governance)

UPSC Prelims 2020 Practice MCQs _ Economy _ Part 3 of 3 _ Rau's IAS

  • Human capital index
  • Apprentice rules Amendment 2019
  • International Financial Services Centres Authority (IFSCA) Act, 2013
  • Elephant Bond
  • Strategic disinvestment
  • View More

14 May, 2020

  • Major stimulus package for MSMEs (Economy)
  • Nature of Package offered by the government (Economy)
  • Collateral free automatic loans for standard MSMEs (Economy)
  • Subordinate debt for stressed MSMEs (Economy)
  • Fund of funds for MSMEs (Economy)
  • View More

13 May, 2020

  • GSI - Hybrid/Online program
  • PM announces 20 lakh crore economic stimulus package (Indian Economy)
  • Riding roughshod over State governments + Reaffirm cooperative federalism (Polity and Governance)
  • India may miss nutrition targets (Social Development)
  • Italy, India and a common thread in partnership (International Relation)
  • View More

12 May, 2020

  • GS Integrated Hybrid Course Introduction
  • India-Nepal Border dispute- (International Relations)
  • Labour reforms in India- (Economy) Legal but not appropriate (Editorial) Equal freedom and forced labour (Editorial) Trade Unions may knock at ILO's door
  • Provisions related to Rajya Sabha (Polity and Governance) The Need for a Second Chamber (Editorial)
  • E- NAM - (Agriculture) (Mandis linked to e-NAM see 65% rise in count post lockdown)
  • View More

11 May, 2020

  • Norms issued for restart of industrial units (Disaster Management) (Norms for industrial re-opening, Important highlights of Disaster Management Act)
  • Trends shaping the post-COVID-19 World - Lead Article - Lead Article (International Relations) (Changing Global Order, Emergence of Strong China, Retreat of US)
  • NIV develops tests to detect Antibodies (Science & Technology) (ELISA Test for Coronavirus, Antibody test)
  • Tying up with Todas to keep the virus at bay (Science & Technology) (Toda Artisans, Nilgiris, PVTG-Tamil Nadu)
  • Venture Capital Fund for scheduled Castes and Backward Classes (Social Issues) (Venture Capital Fund for SC/OBC promotes entrepreneurship)
  • View More

10 May, 2020

  • Government Borrowings (Economy) (Central government borrowings)
  • Inter State Migrant Worker Act (Economy) (labour laws )
  • PM CARES - Concerns (Economy) (Issues surrounding PM CARES FUND)
  • Prelims perspective
  • a. Lipu Lekh Pass
  • View More

09 May, 2020

  • Green tribunal directs LG Polymers to deposit 50 cr (Polity and Governance) (Compensation for damage to life, property and environment)
  • Contempt for labour (Polity and Governance) (Labour Rights)
  • Shaping Indias response in a global hinge moment (International Relation) (India Geo-strategy in Indo-pacific region)
  • Prelims Summary
  • Question of the Day

08 May, 2020

  • Water wisdom during a pandemic (Environment & Ecology) (Water Management)
  • A. Vizag gas leak claims 11 lives; over 350 hospitalized B. Toxic disaster (Editorial) (Styrene Gas) (Environment)
  • Band-like clouds seen over Sun neighbour (Space) (Binary Dwarf)
  • CSIR contributes to genome database (Bio-Technology) (Gene, Genome and Genome Sequencing)
  • Conducting elections during a pandemic (Ref-1) (Polity & Governance) (Legislative Council)
  • View More

07 May, 2020

  • Resuscitating Multilateralism with India's help - Lead Article (International Relations) (Multilateral System, Global Supply Chain, Globalisation)
  • A war like state and a bond to the rescue Article (Economy) (About Consol Bond, Issued in war like situation)
  • Rent control amidst pandemic - Article (Polity & Governance) \ (Model Tenancy Act, 2019, Housing for All by 2022)
  • Pigs die of suspected Hog Cholera in Meghalaya (Science & Technology) (Hog Cholera - Classical swine Fever - & African Swine Fever, Disease caused by virus)
  • Summary for Prelims
  • View More

06 May, 2020

  • New Economic Model (Economy) (Problems in the present economic model)
  • Steps to Boost Economic Growth : Abhijit Banerjee (Economy) (Measures to deal with Economic crisis caused by COVID-19 Pandemic)
  • Status of casual labors A. Classification of workers - NSO (Social Justice) (Steps to improve status of workers in India )
  • Question for the day

05 May, 2020

  • Features of elearn platform
  • COVID­19 and Indias fiscal conundrum (Indian Economy) (Resource Mobilisation)
  • MPLADS, its suspension, and why it must go (Polity & Governance) (Issues arising out of implementation of schemes )
  • Off course (Editorial) (Polity & Governance)) (Inter-State River Water Dispute)
  • Prelims Summary
  • View More

UPSC Prelims 2020 Practice MCQs _ Economy _ Part 2 of 3 _ Rau's IAS

  • Non-banking finance companies (NBFCs)
  • Liquidity Coverage ratio
  • Operation twist : RBI
  • Monetary Policy Corridor
  • Inflation
  • View More

04 May, 2020

  • Important Announcement from UPSC for Prelims Exam (Prelims exam-2020 deferred)
  • E-Learn Platform of Raus IAS
  • BRICS against COVID-19 (International Organization) (New Development Bank & BRICS)
  • Tripura groups oppose settlement of Brus (Human Geography) (Bru Tribe)
  • Scramble for funds as Centre tightens purse strings (Ref-1)
  • View More

03 May, 2020

  • Minorities panel chief charged with sedition (Polity & Governance) (National Minority Commission, Sedition, Freedom of Speech, Case Laws)
  • an antibody test help tackle COVID-19? - FAQ (Science & Technology (RT-PCR Test - Antigen -direct test, Rapid Testing Kits - Antibodies)
  • States scrape the barrel as revenue dry up (Indian Economy) (Drying up of state taxes and revenue)
  • Documenting the last honey hunting group of Arunachal (History & Culture) (About Sherdukpen Tribe, Chi Lupo â Honey Hunter, Best Documentary Film)
  • Drug Approved for use in Emergency - Remdesivir (Science & Technology) (Remdesivir - Antiviral drug - used to treat Ebola & Middle East Respiratory Syndrome)
  • View More

02 May, 2020

  • Trends in tax receipts (ECONOMY) (Trends in government revenues)
  • Food nutrition and livelihood security : COVID impact (Economy)- (09:49) (Social impact of lockdown)
  • Index of eight core industries (Economy) (Measuring industrial growth)
  • BCG Vaccine for COVID-19 Prevention (Science & technology)
  • Summary
  • View More

01 May, 2020

  • Features of elearn platform
  • Governors Rule in BTAD may impact Assam alliance govt (Polity & Governance) (Autonomous District Council)
  • EC vague on RTI asking if J&K is in Electoral College (Polity & Governance) (Presidential Election)
  • Should govt. intervene in platform-publisher relationships? (Polity & Governance) (News Aggregator)
  • Prelims Summary (Science & Technology)
  • View More

30 Apr, 2020

  • Study on China dams bring Brahmaputra into focus (International Relation) (India and China and control over rivers)
  • By any calculus, India qualifies for UNSC permanent seat (International Relation)- (Security Council Seat for India)
  • Afghan peace and India's elbow room (International Relations) (India Afghanistan Relations)
  • A greater impact on women (Social Issues) (COVID and Women)
  • Prelims Pointers
  • View More

UPSC Prelims 2020 Practice MCQs _ December_ Part 2 of 2 _ Rau's IAS

  • EUROPEAN UNION GREEN DEAL
  • TYPHOID VACCINE
  • National Investment and Infrastructure Fund
  • Global Refugee Forum
  • Global Gender Gap Index
  • View More

29 Apr, 2020

  • Discussion on E-Learn - (Searching topics discussed in DNS)
  • $1.5 Billion ADB Loan to fund COVID response (International Relation) (Loan provided by ADB to India)
  • Anti-graft laws cover Deemed Universities: SC (Polity & Governance) (Officials of Deemed universities are Public Servant under Prevention of Corruption Act)
  • Global Terrorism Index 2019 - slammed by NITI Aayog (International Relations) (Important highlight of 2019 Report on Global Terrorism Index)
  • USCIRF downgrades India in 2020 List (International Relations) (India placed under Country of Particular Concern - CPC, US can impose sanctions)
  • View More

28 Apr, 2020

  • Impact of COVID-19 on geopolitics and geo economics (International Relations) (Changing of Global Order)
  • RBI : Liquidity for MFs (Economy) (Liquidity scheme for Mutual Funds by RBI )
  • India in the post pandemic world (Social Justice) (Steps India should take to improve the Poor and vulnerable sections)
  • Virtual Proceedings : SC (Polity & Governance)
  • Report : Trends in world military expenditure (Science & technology)
  • View More

27 Apr, 2020

  • CERT-In to conduct security audit of COVID-19 data (Polity & Governance) - (Data Security)
  • At the edge of a new nuclear arms race (International Relation) - (Nuclear arms race)
  • Immunocompromised (Science & Technology) - (Immune System
  • CM asks people of all faiths to donate plasma (Science & Technology) (Plasma therapy)
  • Prelims Summary
  • View More

26 Apr, 2020

  • Why pathogens travel in search of a host (Science & Technology) (Zoonotic Diseases)
  • First merger of two black holes with unequal masses detected (Science & Technology) (Black Holes, Gravitational Waves)
  • For BRICS, challenges and opportunities (International Organization) (BRICS and Global Governance)
  • Quick nod likely for China investments (Ref-1) Economy (FDI)
  • Prelims Pointers
  • View More

25 Apr, 2020

  • PM's help sought to bring bodies from GCC nations (International Relation) (Gulf Cooperation Council, its members)
  • We will build ties in the neighborhood: Taliban (International Relation) (Negotiation between Taliban & Afghanistan govt. Implications for India)
  • No plan to ease fiscal deficit targets (Indian Economy) (Escape Clause â FRBM Act)
  • Troughs and crest in the pandemic response - Lead Article (International Relation) (International collaboration to tackle COVID-19)
  • Wildlife Board nod for mining in Assam Elephant Reserve (Environment) (National Board for Wildlife, Elephant Reserves, Project Elephant)
  • View More

UPSC Prelims 2020 Practice MCQs _ December_ Part 1 of 2 _ Rau's IAS

  • India State Of Forest Report
  • Cop- 25
  • Global Climate Risk Index 2020
  • Global Innovation & Technology Alliance
  • Osiris-Rex
  • View More

24 Apr, 2020

  • RBI to restart Operation Twist to manage yields (Indian Economy) (Bond market stabilisation)
  • Repo auction gets poor response (Indian Economy) (Financing NBFC)
  • Fishing in troubled waters during a pandemic (International Relation) (South China Sea)
  • Australia pitches for trilateral ties (International relation) (Regional Groupings)
  • Question of the day (Indian Economy)

23 Apr, 2020

  • Sugarcane Pricing Policy (Economy) a) WTO sugarcane pricing Issue b) Liquidity crisis in Sugarcane Sector (Various issues related to the Sugarcane sector)
  • Global Remittances- World bank (Economy)- (Slowing of Global Remittances and its impact on India)
  • 100% Quota for tribal teachers (Polity ) - (Supreme Court Judgement on the Issue)
  • Independence of Judiciary - Reference (Polity)
  • Question of the day (Economy)

22 Apr, 2020

  • A) Futures Shock (Editorial) B) Why are the oil prices in the negative terrain? (Economy) (West Texas Intermediaries and Brent Crude)
  • The Key strategy is fiscal empowerment of states (Polity & Governance) (Cooperative federalism and states)
  • A change in migrant policy (Social Issues) (Problems of Migration and Pandemics)
  • Ill-equipped to deal with a crisis(Polity and Governance) (Science Policy and Pandemics)
  • ICMR asks states to stop using rapid tests (Science & Technology)(What is rapid tests?)
  • View More

21 Apr, 2020

  • The occasion to revisit Sovereign's Role - Lead Article (Polity & Governance) - (Retreat of State in important public services, Revisit governmentâs role in society
  • Implement Aarogya Setu, but only through Law - Article (Polity & Governance)- (Privacy concerns on Aarogya Setu App, Article 21)
  • The invisible face of the fallout - Article â Article (Social Justice) - (Impact on Women due to Covid-19 pandemic, increased domestic violence cases)
  • Speed of virus infection slows, doubling time rises in 18 States (General Science) - (IMF Report on world growth projections)
  • Question for the Day

20 Apr, 2020

  • Issues in functioning of WHO (International Relations) - (Issues with WHO’s handling of COVID Pandemic)
  • Social Vaccine (Social Issues)- (Effectiveness of social vaccine in handling Pandemics)
  • World Bank - Report on South Asia (Economy) - (Report on economic crisis due to COVID-19 outbreak)
  • Summary
  • Question of the day (Art & Culture)

19 Apr, 2020

  • Features of elearn platform
  • Hydroxychloroquine does not reduce viral load, randomised trial shows (Science & Technology) (Treatment for COVID-19)
  • Will convalescent plasma help COVID-19 patients? (Science & Technology) - (Treatment for COVID-19)
  • RT­PCR only confirmatory test, says govt. (Science & Technology) - (Treatment for COVID-19)
  • Govt. nod mandatory for FDI from neighboring countries (Indian Economy) - (FDI policy of India)
  • View More

18 Apr, 2020

  • RBI to pump in Rs. 1 lakh crore, Helping a lending hand - Editorial, NBFC gets Rs. 50,000 crore liquidity booster, Moratorium period will not count for NPA purpose: RBI, Industry hails RBI move (Economy)
  • A season of change - Editorial (Geography & Environment)
  • Minor Forest Produce in Exemption List - Article (Polity & Governance)
  • A virus, social democracy and dividends for Kerala - Lead Article (Polity & Governance) (Benefits of Social Democracy in Kerala, Welfare State, DPSP)
  • Reference - Institutional fixes and the need for ethical politics (Anti-Defection - 20-03-20) (Polity & Governance)
  • View More

UPSC Prelims 2020 Practice MCQs _ Economy _ Part 1 of 3 _ Rau's IAS

  • Measuring economic growth
  • GDP deflator
  • Economic Liberalisation
  • Trends in government finance
  • Fiscal deficit
  • View More

17 Apr, 2020

  • Categories of Workers – NSO) (Economy) (Trends in employment status)
  • Virtual Reality (Science & Technology)- (Virtual Reality and telemedicine)
  • Reviving Indian Economy (Economy) - (Suggestions for revival of Indian Economy)
  • Depreciation Rupee (Economy) - Reference - (Previous Year Questions on Rupee depreciation)
  • Question of the day (Science)

16 Apr, 2020

  • Outdated data keep 10 crore out of PDS: Economists (Outdated Census Data and National Food Security Act) (Economy)
  • Trump under fire for attacking WHO, Disastrous decision, India Steers clear of WHO row (WHO & World Health Assembly) (International Organizations)
  • Of the places you will go (Pahari Painting Style) (Art and Culture)
  • How pandemics changed the world (Spanish Flu, Black Death, Justinian Plague) (Biology)
  • Thissur Pooram Festival (Art and Culture)
  • View More

15 Apr, 2020

  • Corona Bond - Editorial (International Groupings) (European Union, European Stability Mechanism, European Council, European Commission, European Investment Bank, European Central Bank)
  • U.S. approves two missile deals with India (International Relations) (India-USA deal - Harpoon Block II Air launched missile, Lightweight Torpedoes, Offset Agreements)
  • Economic Liberalisation and its faults - Article (Economy) (Critical Analysis of Economic Liberalisation, Dependence of Import, lack of Manufacture)
  • World Economy to contract by 3% - IMF (Economy) (IMF Report on world growth projections)
  • SoI maps add heft to Aarogya Setu App - (Science & Technology) (Aarogya App, Sahyog App, Survey of India, Geospatial data)
  • View More

14 Apr, 2020

  • Features of elearn platform
  • MGNREGA jobs crash to 1% of normal (Polity & Governance) (Scheme for vulnerable section)
  • Centre may raise loan to pay GST dues to States (Indian Economy (GST compensation to the states )
  • Sacking by subterfuge (Polity & Governance) (Soft power diplomacy)
  • Ambedkar and the Poona Pact (Indian History) (Important International Organisations)
  • View More

13 Apr, 2020

  • Two way interaction on E-Learn
  • Framework of PDS- (Economy) (Enough grains for 9 months)
  • Pattachitra - (Art and Culture) (Heritage crafts village in Odisha wears deserted look)
  • Kalarippayattu - (Art and Culture) (Six microsites to promote Kerala)
  • Martial arts of India- (Art and Culture) (11 held for chopping off Policeman's hand)
  • View More

12 Apr, 2020

  • COVID-19 and Immunity - FAQ (Science & Technology) (Spike Glycoprotein; Envelop Protein; Membrane Protein; Nucleocapsid Protein; Spike binds with ACE2 Receptor)
  • Holdings in Gold Backed Exchange Traded Funds at an all time high (Economy) (Gold based Exchange Traded Fund)
  • State must evolve norms to help labourers return: Gadkari (Economy) (Classification of MSME, UK Sinha Committee)
  • To ease lockdown, what are the options - FAQ (Disaster Management and Governance) (Steps to open National Lockdown, Alternatives)
  • Return of the Native - Leatherback Turtle - Magazine
  • View More

11 Apr, 2020

  • Moratorium on repayment puts NBFCs in a spot (What is NBFC and how they work?) (Economy)
  • Sanitation Tunnel (Bad effects of sanitation tunnel & Sodium Hypochlorite) (Science)
  • Passing of Shanti Hiranand, the Begum Akhtar era is formally over (Thumri, Dadra and Ghazal Indian Art & Culture) (History & Culture)
  • Saudi Russia want oil cuts finalized at G-20 talks (OPEC & OPEC+ Oil Prices) (International Relations)
  • Lives and livelihood (Editorial) Reference

10 Apr, 2020

  • India - Gulf Economic ties (Economy) (Impact of falling crude oil Prices India -Gulf economic ties)
  • COVID Outbreak and Globalization (Economy) (Impact of COVID outbreak on the Course of Globalisation)
  • Long Term Repo Operation (Economy) (Monetary policy tool of RBI)
  • Plasma Therapy (Science) (treatment of COVID-19 Patients)
  • Prelims Revision
  • View More

09 Apr, 2020

  • Financing the pandemic rescue package (Polity & Governance) (Mobilisation of resources)
  • Needed, greater decentralisation of power (Polity & Governance) (Indian Federalism)
  • Importance of soft power is increasing globally (International Relation) (Soft power diplomacy)
  • It's time for the Red Berets (International Relation) (Important International Organisations)
  • Mains Answer Value Addition
  • View More

08 Apr, 2020

  • Gagnyaan Mission (Science and Technology) (Amid Lockdown in Russia, Gaganyaan trainees healthy)
  • Bhilwara Model of containment (Disaster Management) (A Script of action, responsibility and compassion: Edit)
  • Cytokine Response and Cytokine Storm (Science and Technology) (India lifts ban on Hydroxychloroquine )
  • 10 questions posed by the virus (Editorial) (Polity and Governance)
  • Genome Sequencing- (Science and Technology) (Two CSIR labs start virus sequencing)
  • View More

07 Apr, 2020

  • MPLADS Suspended, PM, MPs to take 30% salary cut (Polity & Governance) (MPLADS, Ministry of Statistics & Programme Implementation)
  • Pench Tiger deaths raises COVI-19 Fears; New York Zoo Tiger tests positive for virus (Environment) (Pench Tiger Reserve)
  • Preparing for SAARC 2.0 - Article (International Relations) (India's leadership Role in Reviving SAARC)
  • Farmers are at their wits' end - Article - (Economy and Social Justice) (Global Food Security amid pandemic)
  • Democracy should not permit a trade-off - Article- (Polity & Governance) (Authoritarian Nature of countries during COVID-19 Pandemic)
  • View More

06 Apr, 2020

  • A niggardliness that is economically unwarranted (Why Economic Package is low?) (Economy)
  • Reducing farm distress during pandemic (Covid Crisis and Agriculture) (Economy)
  • The mystery of low German COVID-19 fatality rates (How some countries fought COVID efficiently) (Case Study)
  • Criticality of community engagement (What community engagement is important?) (Social Issues)
  • India bans export of hydroxychloroquine (Hydroxychloroqunine Medicine) (Science)
  • View More

05 Apr, 2020

  • Falling Crude Oil Prices (Impact of falling crude oil Prices on Oil importing Nations ) (Economy)
  • ICMR - Rulebook on Large Outbreaks (Guidelines on handling the CORONA Outbreak) (Social Issues)
  • Artificial Intelligence for Drug Discovery (Applications of AI) (Science)
  • COVID-19 on Surfaces (Effective disinfectants for cleaning COVID-19 from Solid surfaces) (Science)
  • Prelims Revision
  • View More

04 Apr, 2020

  • NSA invoked against four Indore residents (Polity & Governance) (National Security and Public Order)
  • Capital records wettest March in history, says Met (Indian Geography) (Changing Weather Pattern)
  • Cuban doctors fighting virus around world (International Relation) (Heath Systems across the world)
  • Plea seeks minimum wages for migrant workers (Disaster Management and Social Justice) (Social justice during Disaster Management)
  • Questions on E-Learn
  • View More

03 Apr, 2020

  • Geo­fencing app to locate quarantine violators (Science and Technology)
  • DRDO develops bio suit, sealant for safety gear (Science and Technology)
  • Tablighi Jamaat: on a mission to purify Islam - (Art and Culture) (Reformist Vs Revivalist Movements)
  • Making the private sector care for public health (Social Issues)
  • Safe Forests, Safe People (Social Issues)
  • View More

02 Apr, 2020

  • Centre defines J&K Domicile Rules (Polity & Governance) (New Domicile Rules, The J&K Reorganisation Order, 2020)
  • RBI relaxes Export & Ways and Mean Advances Rules (Economy) ( Including Ad hoc and Treasury Bills)
  • Thinking National, Acting Local Article (Polity & Governance) (Financial powers of NITI Aayog )
  • The Battle to set Oil Prices Article (International Relations) (Energy War between Russia, Saudi Arabia and USA)
  • Indian Defence Export & Import - SIPRI (Defence) (SIPRI report, Decline in Import & Increase in Export of defence equipment)
  • View More

UPSC Prelims 2020 _ MCQs on Current Affairs _ November 2019 Part 1-2 _ Raus IAS

  • Iran's Nuclear Program
  • India Justice Report
  • Minimum Support Prices
  • Nagaland
  • Solar dynamics
  • View More

01 Apr, 2020

  • The cost of cure for COVID-19 (Medicines, IPR and Compulsory License) (Science and Technology)
  • Supreme court upholds the right to discuss COVID-19 (Right to discuss and Media) (Polity and Governance)
  • China clashes with Indonesia's fishing fleets (South China Sea Conflict) (International Relation)
  • China-India celebrate 70 years of diplomatic association (India China Relations) (International Relations)
  • Three quasi-subspecies of virus in circulation in India (COVID-19 VIRUS and India) (General Science)
  • View More

31 Mar, 2020

  • COVID-19 Related Important Themes (Important Themes related to COVID -19 from UPSC perspective)
  • Cauvery River (Indian geography) (Map location - prelims)
  • Forest fires (Environment) (Important Aspects of Forests for prelims)
  • COVID 19 And Food Security (Social Issues) (Impact of CRORNA outbreak on Global Food Supply chains)
  • Questions on E-Learn

30 Mar,2020

  • Deep Void in global leadership (WHO's Functioning amid COVID response) (Social Issues)
  • Deep Void in global leadership (Global collective action against nCOVID-19) (Social Issues)
  • Gallery launches virtual tour of collection (Indian modern Painters) (Art and Culture)
  • US Air Force cancels Red Flag Exercise (many other Defence Exercises) (Defence)
  • Himalayan Ibex a distinct Species (Environment)
  • View More

29 Mar, 2020

  • PM sets up new fund to fight virus - (Polity and Governance)
  • Centre tells States to set up camps for migrant workers (Polity and Governance)
  • Centre plans classes in distance mode - (Polity and Governance)
  • Why has Kerala sought a relaxation of FRBM rules - (Indian economy)
  • All shook up - (Indian economy)
  • View More

28 Mar, 2020

  • India to join Solidarity Drug trial of WHO - Social Issues
  • India to set up Electronic Platform to fight COVID-19 - International Relations
  • Shift upscaling food rationing now - Lead Article - Social Issues
  • RBI Cut rates, allows loan moratorium; RBI's gun boom; Home and Auto EMIs, credit card dues deferred; Liquidity flood gates opened - Economy
  • Arunachal Pradesh tribes revive indigenous lockdown rituals -History & Culture
  • View More

27 Mar, 2020

  • 1.7 lakh crore lockdown package rolled out (Economy)
  • G-20 Commit $5 trillion to combat coronavirus scare (International Organization)
  • Trace, Test, Treat model helps South Korea control virus (Case Study)
  • Of Chinese statistics and Keqiang index (Economy)
  • Speed at which virus spreads is shocking (General Science)
  • View More

26 Mar, 2020

  • RRBs Recapitalization - Economy
  • Measures to Minimize impact of lockdown on poor sections - Economy
  • Why a lockdown of 21 days - Science
  • Traditional new year festivals - Art & Culture
  • Indelible Ink - Economy
  • View More

25 Mar,2020

  • Anti Viral protection of Hand Sanitisers - (Science & Technology)
  • Health preparedness of Indian against COVID-19 (Social issues)
  • Development of Vaccine for COVID-19 - (science & Technology)
  • Administrative measure to be taken to mitigate the shock from COVID-19 - (Polity and Governance)
  • Practice Questions

24 Mar, 2020

  • What is "Flattening the curve”? - (Social Issues)
  • Preventive drug for health care workers cleared - (Social Issues)
  • A pandemic, an economic blow and the big fix (editorial) - (Economic development)
  • Long live the Nations-state - (Polity and Governance)
  • The Maoist trap (reference) - (Social Issues)
  • View More

23 Mar, 2020

  • Lockdown in 80 districts to contain COVID-19 - Polity & Governance
  • Not an unfettered Right - Right to intervene in state's sovereignty - Article - Polity & Governance
  • The perils of an all-out lockdown - Lead Article - Economy
  • Picking up quantum technology baton - Article - Science & Technology
  • Seizure of Afghan meth on high seas - Geography
  • View More

22 Mar, 2020

  • COVID - 19 Vaccine development
  • Schemes for Electronics Sector
  • Olive Ridley Turtle
  • Reunion Islands
  • AYUSH wellness centers under NAM
  • View More

21 Mar, 2020

  • Happiness Report 2020 (Reports and Index)
  • Kalam Nath resigns ahead of floor test in MP (Polity & Governance)
  • Defence procurement draft released (Polity & Governance)
  • Blunting the economic impact of the pandemic (Economy)
  • Crime and Punishment (editorial) (Polity & Governance)
  • View More

20 Mar, 2020

  • Speaker to decide cases of anti-defection within reasonable time frame - Editorial - Polity & Governance
  • Giving Human Rights Commission more teeth - Lead Article- 3. Polity & Governance
  • Challenges for State Universities - Article - Social Issues
  • Rupee breached 75 to a dollar, hits record low - Economy
  • Practice Question

19 Mar, 2020

  • NDRF Preparedness for COVID 19 - (Disaster Management)
  • Judicial Independence- (Editorial, Polity and Governance)
  • Judicial Independence 2 - (Lead Article, Polity and Governance)
  • Call Data Record - (Polity and Governance)
  • Autonomy of Minority Institutions - (Polity and Governance; Indian Society)
  • View More

18 Mar, 2020

  • COVID-19 Testing- (Science and Technology)
  • A case for more Policewomen- (Editorial, Social Issues)
  • Battle ready LCA Tejas takes to the sky- (Science and Technology)
  • POSEIDON (P-8I) - (Science and Technology)
  • Pamban Bridge, Dhanushkodhi- (Geography)
  • View More

17 Mar, 2020

  • RBI's Focus on liquidity is correct (Economy)
  • Closing the gender gap in science (Social Issues)
  • A. From Virtual conferencing to real leadership (International Relations)
  • Clarification
  • Practice Question

UPSC Prelims 2020 Practice MCQs Current Affairs of October 2019 Part 2 of 2

  • Mamallapuram Summit
  • CARICOM
  • BHIM 2.0
  • Purchasing Managers Index
  • Global Competitiveness Index
  • View More

16 Mar, 2020

  • SAARC - Video Conference on COVID 19
  • Electoral Reforms
  • Cinematograph amendment bill 2019
  • Practice Questions

15 Mar, 2020

  • Is the global economy headed for recession - FAQ, COVID-19 hurts textile exports - Economy
  • How does soap use help in tackling COVID-19 - FAQ - Science & Technology
  • MP's panel concerned at Defence fund shortfall - Security
  • Yes Bank & AT1 Bonds - FAQ - Economy
  • Practice Questions (i) SIRT1 Gene (ii) Superhydrophobic coating

Analysis of the Economic Survey 2019-20 Vol 2 | Ch 3, 6, 8 and 9 | Part 4/4 | Rau's IAS

  • Basic Details about Balance of Payment (BoP)
  • Trends in Balance of Payment (BoP)
  • Top 5 Exports and Export Destinations
  • Trends in Merchandise Exports from India
  • Top 5 Imports and Major Exporters to India
  • View More

UPSC Prelims 2020 Practice MCQs Environment, Ecology & Biodiversity Part 2 of 2 Rau's IAS

  • Edible-Nest Swiftlet
  • Sangai Deer
  • Wild Water Buffalo
  • Panna, Nokerek and Panchmarhi
  • Simlipal TIger Reserve
  • View More

14 Mar, 2020

  • Essential Commodities Act 1955 - polity
  • Floor test and no confidence motion -Polity
  • Temples of Critical thinking (Article) - Social Issues
  • Puducherry LG - Govt Tussle - Reference - Eco
  • Practice Questions

13 Mar, 2020

  • Road Safety - Polity and governance
  • Failure of OPEC Plus Deal - IR
  • Social Media Regulation - Polity and Governance
  • Currency Swap - Indian Economy
  • Environment Impact Assessment - Environment
  • View More

12 Mar, 2020

  • Ruling against Judicial Transparency - Polity & Governance
  • Madras HC Judgement on role of Lt. Governor in Puducherry - Polity & Governance
  • Economic Uncertainty rises - Indian Economy
  • COVID-19 now a Pandemic - Social Issues
  • States asked to Invoke Epidemic Diseases Act, 1897 - Polity & Governance
  • View More

09 Mar, 2020

  • Missing at birth (Social Issues)
  • Having an ear to adivasi ground (Social Issues)
  • Though hunters lose interest in red panda, traps still snare endangered mammals (Environment and Ecology)
  • Clarification-1 (No green shoots of a revival in sight) (Economy)
  • Practice Questions

08 Mar, 2020

  • Sexual harassment at Workplace Act 2013 - Social Issues
  • Centre invites bids for BPCL sale - Economy
  • ECI unveils roadmap for reforms - Polity and Governance
  • Practice Questions

07 Mar, 2020

  • Centre cannot brand organisations political: SC - Polity & Governance
  • SC upholds 2018 order on land acquisition - Polity & Governance
  • India joins Indian Ocean Commission as Observer - International Relations
  • Financial Crisis at YES Bank, RBI provides Reconstruction Scheme
  • Delimitation panel for J&K, Northeastern states set up - Polity & Governance
  • View More

UPSC Prelims 2020 Practice MCQs | Environment, Ecology & Biodiversity | Part 1 of 2 | Rau's IAS

  • 13th COP of Convention on the Conservation of Migratory Species of Wild Animals (CMS)
  • 25th COP of UNFCCC (Madrid)
  • Ramsar Convention
  • UNDP
  • Environment Impact Assessment
  • View More

06 Mar, 2020

  • 104th Constitutional Amendment Act , 2020 - Polity
  • Suspension and expulsion of MPs - Polity
  • Sedition - should it be scrapped? (Article) - Polity
  • Freedom in the world report 2020 - Polity
  • Saroglitazar for NASH - Science
  • View More

UPSC Prelims 2020 Practice MCQs Current Affairs of October 2019 Part 1 of 2

  • Indo - Pacific regional dialogue
  • Green Bonds
  • Domestic systemically Important banks (D-SIBs)
  • International Monetary Fund – Quotas
  • Zero budget natural farming
  • View More

05 Mar, 2020

  • Non proliferation of Nuclear weapons treaty - NPT - IR
  • Ban on Cryptocurrencies Revoked - Economy
  • Merger of Banks - Analysis - Economy
  • WTO - Appellate Body - Mains Question - Economy
  • Afghan deal - IR
  • View More

04 Mar, 2020

  • Interlinking of Rivers in India - (Environment)
  • Farm Loan waiver - (Economy)
  • Black Carbon - (Environment)
  • CVC and CIC - (Polity and Governance)
  • Office of UN High Commissioner for Human Rights - (International Relations)
  • View More

03 Mar, 2020

  • Problems of Nuclear reactor (Article) - Economy
  • Sanction for prosecution (Article) - Polity
  • State funding of elections - polity
  • Purchasing manager's index and IIP - Economy
  • Pension scheme for traders, shopkeepers and self employed - Economy
  • View More

02 Mar, 2020

  • US-Taliban peace deal and India (International Relation)
  • Whither tribunal independence (Polity and Governance)
  • Water crisis looms large in Himalayan, region finds study (Environment & Ecology)
  • India is host to 457 migratory fauna, shows latest CMS list (Environment & Ecology)
  • Practice Question

1 Mar, 2020

  • US Strikes a deal with Taliban to end 18-year long Afghan War - International Relations
  • PM Modi launches 10,000 Farmer Producer Organisations (FPOs) - Indian Economy
  • Astronomers discover 17 new planets - Science & Technology
  • Presence of Colistin resistant bacteria of food origin in gut - Science & Technology
  • Bringing back Cheetahs will be a big challenge - LACONES - Environment
  • View More

29 Feb, 2020

  • Changes made in Pradhan Mantri Fasal Bima Yojana - Economy
  • (i) Growth slows to 4.7% in Q3 (ii) Core Sector grows 2.2% - Economy
  • States lethargy among cough syrup poisoning (Diethylene Glycol) - Article
  • Regional Bonding - Editorial - International Relations
  • Karnataka to allocate funds for Kalsa-Banduri Project - Environment
  • View More

Analysis of the Economic Survey 2019-20 | Ch 7 & 10 | Part 3/4 | Rau's IAS

  • Agriculture and Food Management
  • Trends in contribution of Agriculture to India's GDP
  • Trends in Growth rates of Agriculture
  • Trends in Gross Capital Formation in Agriculture
  • Trends in Cropping Pattern
  • View More

28 Feb, 2020

  • Mekong - Ganga cooperation
  • Chief of defence staff - Analysis
  • Aadhar - performance in Welfare schemes
  • Practice Question

27 Feb, 2020

  • When to call army? (Polity & Governance)
  • Cabinet gives clearance for Technical Textile Mission (Indian Economy)
  • Assam at the centre of fresh border row (Polity & Governance)
  • In Rakhigarhi, anxiety trumps history (History and Culture)
  • Still no finality, the third time round (Ref-1) (Polity & Governance)
  • View More

26 Feb, 2020

  • Rights, Duties and Constitution
  • Blue Dot Network
  • None of the above NOTA in elections
  • Apache and Seahawk helicopters
  • Practice Questions

25 Feb, 2020

  • The unassailable key words for judiciary (Article) - Polity & Governance
  • Is Praise of PM a bad idea?
  • Why is an independent judiciary important for democratic country
  • Salient features of judicial independence in Indian Constitution
  • Possible erosion of Judicial independence
  • View More

UPSC Prelims 2020 Practice MCQs Current Affairs of September 2019 Part 2 of 2 Rau's IAS

  • RBI Report on External debt
  • RBI - Report on State Finances
  • PMC crisis - Deposit Insurance and credit guarantee corporation
  • PMC crisis - Cooperative Banks
  • Infrastructure Investment Trust
  • View More

24 Feb, 2020

  • Demographic dividend - challenges and solution (Article) - economy
  • Subterranean fish of Meghalaya - Env
  • Need for Reservation for SC ( Article ) - Polity
  • Payyanur and Freedom struggle - History
  • Olive Ridley turtles - Env
  • View More

23 Feb, 2020

  • Government eyes Public Private Fund to give R&D a shot in arm - Science&Technology
  • 4 Banks under PCA being monitored - Indian Economy
  • Implementation challenges in PMMVY - Social Issues
  • Tardy pace of farm schemes- PM KISAN and KCC Scheme - Indian Economy
  • GSI denies reports on Gold Deposits in UP - Indian Geography
  • View More

22 Feb, 2020

  • India - USA
  • Road Safety
  • FATF - Grey listing - reference
  • Criminalisation of politics - reference
  • India - Maldives - reference
  • View More

Analysis of the Economic Survey 2019-20 | Ch 2, 4 & 5 | Part 2/4 | Rau's IAS

  • Fiscal Developments
  • Basic Understanding about Public Finances- Revenue and Capital Account
  • Macro-view of Public Finances
  • Fiscal Developments in Revenue and Capital Account
  • Economic Survey recommendations on Efficient management of Public Finances
  • View More

21 feb, 2020

  • Gearing up to fight the next big viral outbreak (Disaster Management, Social Issues)
  • Vacant SEZ land to be used for affordable housing: Awhad (Economic Development)
  • AR Rahman's NGO get FCRA license (Polity and Governance)
  • Trump Card (Reference-1) (International Relations)
  • ART of life (Reference-2) (Polity and Governance, Social Issues)
  • View More

20 Feb, 2020

  • Cabinet Mission Plan - (Modern History)
  • India US trade deal - (International Relations)
  • India's Defence Framework - (Security)
  • 22nd Law Commission - (Polity and Governance)
  • ART Regulation Bill 2020 - (Social Issues)
  • View More

19 Feb, 2020

  • Mayor and Urban Local Body (Article) - Polity
  • Innovations in healthcare sector (Article) - Social Issues
  • Impact of US Trade Action (Article) - Economy
  • Panchayat By-polls - polity
  • Food grains Production Trends - Economy
  • View More

18 Feb, 2020

  • Issue with Central Armed Police Forces
  • State of India's Birds report 2020
  • RBI Long term Repo Operations
  • SC - Permanent Commission for Women Army officers
  • Practice Questions

17 Feb, 2020

  • In Political micro-targeting, the Vulnerable Indian Voters - Polity & Governance
  • RBI's Consumer Confidence Survey - Indian Economy
  • Wayanad Tiger Reserve Proposal fails to find favour - Environment
  • Poll Panel working on remote voting system - Polity & Governance
  • ISRO readies for the launch of GISAT-1- Science & Technology
  • View More

UPSC Prelims 2020 Practice MCQs - Current Affairs of September 2019 - Part 1 of 2 - Rau's IAS

  • UN Climate Action Summit
  • Great Indian Bustard
  • Microplastics
  • Blob
  • Access to the internet
  • View More

16 Feb, 2020

  • Shah Faesal booked under Public Safety Act - Security
  • ISRO to launch 10 EO Satellites in 2020-21 - Science & Technology
  • Radio aids revival of dying tribal language - Asur - Geography
  • Urban Heat Islands in India - Environment
  • Why has LPG Prices seen a sharp rise? - FAQ - Economy
  • View More

15 Feb, 2020

  • Wildlife Protection Act, 1972 and Pangolin - (Environment)
  • Criminalisation of Politics - (Polity and Governance)
  • Adjusted Gross Revenue (Reference) - (Economy)
  • One Asia Two Perspectives (Clarification)
  • Practice Questions

Analysis of the Economic Survey 2019-20 Chapter 1: State of Indian Economy (Part 1 of 4)

  • Brief details about the World Economy in 2019-20
  • Trends in India's GDP Growth Rates
  • Trends in contribution of Different Sectors to India's GDP
  • Major Drivers of India's GDP in 2019-20
  • Decoding India's Slowdown: Drag of Financial Sector on Real Estate
  • View More

14 Feb, 2020

  • Medical Devices Amendment Rules 2020 - Polity
  • USTR removes India from Developing Countries list - Economy
  • Konark Sun temple - Art & Culture
  • The Future of Earth report 2020 - Env
  • Towards a new world order ( Article) - Economy
  • View More

13 Feb, 2020

  • Rajasthan seeks higher Central Assistance for Water Scheme - Polity & Governance
  • Bill to regulate pesticide business gets green light - Polity & Governance
  • Awareness Drill - 2nd BIMSTEC Disaster Management Exercise - Security
  • Cabinet clears Major Ports Authority Bill - Polity & Governance
  • Nutrition and Budget's fine print - (Article) - Social Issues
  • View More

12 Feb, 2020

  • Delhi's Education Model (Article) - polity
  • Lokpal - Need and issues in implementation (Article) - Polity
  • Manual Scavenging - Social Justice
  • Gig Economy - economy
  • Bill to amend ST list - polity
  • View More

11 Feb, 2020

  • Reservation as right (Polity and Governance)
  • Safeguarding the delta (Polity and Governance)
  • Supreme Court upholds changes to SC/ST atrocities law (Polity and Governance)
  • US nod for sale of air defence system to India (Science and Technology)
  • Review court can refer questions to larger bench (Polity and Governance)
  • View More

10 Feb, 2020

  • Refugee Policy of India - (International Relations)
  • Human Trafficking in India - (Social Issues)
  • Medical Termination of Pregnancy - (Social Issues)
  • Cheetah Reintroduction (Reference) - (Environment)
  • Bodo Accord (Reference) - (Polity and Governance)
  • View More

09 Feb, 2020

  • Keep agri, dairy products out of US trade deal - International Relations
  • Modi flags Tamil concerns to Mahinda - International Relations
  • West Bengal growing Arsenic Resistant rice - Environment
  • Loktak Lake- Sunday Magazine- Environment
  • Polo's first ponies - Sunday Magazine - Culture
  • View More

07 Feb, 2020

  • India, African countries resolve to fight terror - Lucknow Declaration - (International relations)
  • India to study Air Corridors with Central Asian countries - (International relations)
  • For a Data Firewall - Editorial - (Science & technology)
  • Listening to the call of the Informal - Lead Article - Economy
  • Panel suggests steps to curb child porn - Social Issues
  • View More

UPSC Prelims 2020 Practice MCQs (24-Jan) from Indian Polity & Constitution - Part 3 of 4

  • Removal of Judges of Supreme Court
  • Jurisdiction of Supreme Court
  • Judicial Review
  • Governor
  • State legislature
  • View More

Analysis of Union Budget 2020-21 ( Part -II)

  • Initiatives for the Financial Sector
  • Initiatives for improving Governance
  • Taxation Proposals
  • Budget at a glance
  • Analysis of the Budget

06 Feb, 2020

  • Trust formed for Ram Temple Construction: PM - Polity & Governance
  • Purifying Water - Editorial - Environment
  • Course correction for Speaker's Office - Article - Polity & Governance
  • Fashioning the Framework of a New India - Lead Article - Economy
  • Co-operative Banks to come under RBI purview - Economy
  • View More

05 Feb, 2020

  • Continuity and fiscal follow-through (Economy)
  • Navy to the rescue (International Relations/Organisation)
  • A case of maritime presence adrift (International Organisation)
  • Beyond Preparedness (Disaster Management)
  • Practice Questions

04 Feb, 2020

  • Camel in the tent (Article) - Social Issues
  • Towards Cooperative Federalism (Article) - Polity and Governance
  • Locust Swarms - Environment
  • NCOV, sate calamity in Kerala - Disaster Management
  • Practice Questions

Analysis of Union Budget 2020-21 (Part-1)

  • Importance of Budget from the UPSC Perspective
  • Important Themes of the Union Budget
  • Agriculture, Irrigation and Rural Development
  • Wellness, Water and Sanitation
  • Education and Skills
  • View More

Prelims Target 2020 August Part 2

  • Land degradation fund
  • Bonn Challenge
  • Ocean and Climate platform
  • Amazon fund
  • WTO Developing Countries
  • View More

3 Feb, 2020

  • Falling short of aspirations (Article) - Economy
  • Budget's blurred social sector vision (Article) - economy
  • Archeological sites as Iconic Tourist sits - Culture
  • Global Misery Index - Economy
  • Flame throated Bulbul - Env
  • View More

02 Feb, 2020

  • Booster Shot & Theme of Union Budget 2020-21 - Economy
  • No more Double Taxation on Dividend - Economy
  • Affordable Housing gets a leg up - Economy
  • Steep Increase in customs duty to keep Chinese toys out of reach
  • State's Tax share to stay at 42% - Economy
  • View More

1 Feb, 2020

  • Wealth creation - (Economy)
  • Entrepreneurship and Wealth Creation (Economy)
  • Government intervention hindering free market (Economy)
  • Network Products Export (Economy)
  • Ease of Doing Business (Economy)
  • View More

31 Jan, 2020

  • Environmental Flow Norms for Ganga - Environment and Ecology
  • Artificial Ripening of fruits - General Science
  • Brexit - International Issues
  • Practice Questions

UPSC Prelims 2020 Practice MCQs (17-Jan-20Part - 2) from Indian Polity & Constitution

  • Previous Year Questions - President, Prime Minister & Council of Ministers
  • President
  • President
  • Prime Minister & Council of Ministers
  • Council of Ministers
  • View More

30 Jan, 2020

  • Time limit on anticipatory bail violates personal liberty: SC - Polity & Governance
  • Cabinet nod for raising abortion limit to 24 weeks - Social Issues
  • A mindset problem - Editorial - Economy
  • Time to prioritise Education & Health - Lead Article - Social Issues
  • Will Trump's peace plan help resolve Israel-Palestine crisis - Editorial - International Relations
  • View More

29 Jan, 2020

  • 10 more Ramsar Wetland sites - Env
  • Reintroduction of Cheetah - Env
  • Bhakt Ramsadu - History
  • Reorganisation of railway board (Article) - Economy
  • The continuing theme of uncertainty (Article) - I.R
  • View More

28 Jan,2020

  • Utility of Legislative Councils - (Polity)
  • Criminalisation of Politics - (Polity)
  • Bodo Accord - (Internal Security)
  • Merits of Bt Cotton - (Science and Tech)
  • Air India Divestment (Reference) - (Economy)
  • View More

27 Jan, 2020

  • Four stages of constitutional interpretation (Article) - Polity
  • Hypersonic Glide Vehicle - Avangard (Article) - Science
  • Oslo Accord 1993 - I.R
  • Financial Action Task Force (Article) - I.R
  • MGNREGA - Issues and achievements - Economy
  • View More

25 Jan, 2020

  • Cane farmers flag Brazil's WTO Case against India - Economy
  • Justice for Rohingya - Editorial - International Institutions
  • Centre seeks to revamp childcare scheme in urban areas - Social Issues
  • Fifty years on, new fears for repatriates - Article - International Relations
  • Aspirants with criminal past should not get ticket, EC tells SC - Polity & Governance
  • View More

24 Jan, 2020

  • Will the Budget suspend the FRBM's fiscal deficit goals - Economy
  • Corruption Perception Index - International Organisations and Indices
  • Budgeting for jobs, skilling and economic revival - Economy
  • Sagarmatha Dialogue - International Relations
  • Practice Questions

UPSC Prelims 2020 Practice MCQs (24-Jan) from Current Affairs August 2019 – Part 1 of 2 Rau's IAS

  • INF Treaty
  • Coalition for disaster resilient Infrastructure
  • IMPRINT India
  • Fermi Bubbles
  • Eastern economic Forum
  • View More

23 Jan, 2020

  • Ending Inaction- SC Judgement on Anti-Defection (Editorial) - Polity & Governance
  • Think Climate Change Action, act Glocal - Environment & Biodiversity
  • Myanmar's growing dependence on China - International Relations
  • Vyommitra- Humanoid Robot for Gaganyaan Project - Science & Technology
  • The Flawed spin to India's cotton story - Science & Technology
  • View More

22 Jan, 2020

  • Bilateral Investment Treaty- (Economy)
  • Freedoms Under article 19 - (Polity and Governance)
  • Thirty Meter Telescope - (Science and Tech)
  • Electoral Bonds - (Polity and Governance)
  • Practice Questions

21 Jan, 2020

  • Naga-Kuki Truce - Security, Social Issues
  • NEAT Platform - Social Issues
  • Su 30- MKI - Science and tech
  • Universal Health Coverage - Social issues
  • Practice Questions

20 Jan, 2020

  • Governor - Position and Powers (Article) - Polity
  • Make In India - Reasons for failure (Article) - Economy
  • K-4 Ballistic Missile and Nuclear submarines - Science and tech
  • Irrawaddy Dolphin and Chilika Lake - Env
  • Lone eagle sighted in Andhra Pradesh - Env
  • View More

19 Jan, 2020

  • Australian Bushfires - Environment
  • Stagflation - Economy
  • Coronavirus - Science and Technology
  • Article 131 (Reference) - Polity and Governance
  • Practice Questions

18 Jan, 2020

  • National E-Mobility Mission Plan - Science and Technology
  • GSAT - 30 - Science and Technology
  • National Cyber Forensic Lab - Security Issues
  • Indo-US Relations - Blue Dot Network
  • Practice Questions