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)
  • TN Custodial Deaths issue (Reference)
  • Question for the day (International relation)

Prelims Quiz


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    In standoff keeping an eye on the Nuclear ball

    China is pursuing a planned modernization

    • China is pursuing a planned modernisation of its nuclear arsenal because it fears the multi-layered missile defence capabilities of the United States
    • Evidence
    • Cause of concern
    • Pakistan and China
    • Way forward


    More sabre-rattling, more isolation

    • Geopolitics of South China Sea
    • Two important Issues
      • Geo-politics of South China Sea and its importance for India
      • Why India needs a Comprehensive Maritime Strategy.
    • Geopolitics of South China Sea
    • Importance
    • Major Players
    • Power-game in South China Sea
    • Relevance for India
    • Why India needs a maritime strategy?
    • Recent Instances –


    Big flap: golden birdwing is India’s largest butterfly

    • A Himalayan butterfly named golden birdwing is now India’s largest, a record the southern birdwing held for 88 years.
    • First of all male and females are not of equal sizes.
    • How is this length calculated?
    • Length is Wingspan as indicated in the image


    Ethiopia’s bloody mayhem

    • Ethiopia’s bloody mayhem
    • Ethnic groups in Ethiopia


    U.S. stance on CAATSA unchanged

    • S has urged all of our allies and partners to forgo transactions with Russia that risk triggering sanctions. 
    • S. stance on CAATSA unchanged



    Manish . 7 months ago

    Thanks sir