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Today's History Question: In the light of relative chronology of Indus Valley Civilization, discuss the idea whether  the Civilization had an abrupt appearance. Read More...

  Jul 15, 2021   History

Q Why is it in News ? A Recently, the 37th anniversary of Operation Blue Star was observed by the country.    Q What was Operation Blue Star ? A It was a code name given to an Indian Military Operation to remove the separatists who were hidden inside the Golden Temple at Amritsar on 5th June 1984. The operation was ordered by the then Prime Minister Indira Gandhi, primarily to take control of the Harmandir Sahib Complex in Amritsar (popularly known as th... Read More...

  Jul 15, 2021   Security and Disaster Management

Q Why is it in News ? A Recently, the Interpol has launched a new global database named “I-Familia” to identify missing persons through family DNA and help the police solve cold cases in member countries.   Q What is I-Familia ? A The first of its kind, I-Familia is a global database for identifying missing persons based on international DNA (deoxyribonucleic acid) kinship matching. Read More...

  Jul 15, 2021   Science and Technology

Today's Science & Technology Question: Pros and cons of AI in contemporary times. Read More...

  Jul 15, 2021   Science and Technology

Today's Current Affairs Question: Comment on the current political developments in Nepal and the role of the Supreme Court. Why should India show interest in them? Read More...

  Jul 15, 2021   Current Affairs

Today's Science & Technology Question: How the iot can change the way we do agriculture and health services. Read More...

  Jul 15, 2021   Science and Technology

Today's History Question:  Discuss the nature of interaction between the Indus Valley Civilization and the contemporary chalcolithic cultures. Read More...

  Jul 14, 2021   History

Today's Curretn Affairs Question: India’s policy on Tibet requires a re-set. Comment Read More...

  Jul 14, 2021   Current Affairs

  Q Why is it in News ? A  Recently, the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) has moved Blue-finned Mahseer from Endangered to the Least Concern’ status on its Red List.   Q What are some key details about Blue-finned Mahseer ? A The Mahseer belongs to the genus Tor, of which there are several subspecies to ... Read More...

  Jul 14, 2021   Bio-diversity, Environment

Q Why is it in News ? A Recently, the Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment virtually launched the SAGE (Seniorcare Aging Growth Engine) initiative and SAGE portal for elderly persons. An amount of Rs. 100 crore has been assigned for the promotion of the silver economy.  Q What is meant by Silver Economy ? A Silver economy is the ... Read More...

  Jul 14, 2021   Indian Society & Social Justice

Today's Science and Technology Questions: 1. Challenges before India in terms of harnessing renewable energy to meet the paris accord NDC. 2. How additive manufacturing could revolutionise the way industrial goods are produced? Read More...

  Jul 13, 2021   Science and Technology

Today's Current Affairs Question:  India needs to work with Shanghai Cooperation Organisation(SCO) members for stability and development of Afghanistan. What challenges is India likely to face? Answer with an introduction to SCO. Read More...

  Jul 13, 2021   Current Affairs

  Q Why is it in News ? A A NASA (National Aeronautics and Space Administration) funded CIBER-2 sounding rocket’s launch window will open at the White Sands Missile Range in New Mexico, USA. The aim of CIBER-2 mission is to look for evidence of extra stars that may have been missed in stellar head counts. The ESA (European Space Agency) infrared sp... Read More...

  Jul 13, 2021   Bio-diversity, Environment

  Q Why is it in News ? A Recently, the Indian Farmers Fertiliser Cooperative Limited (IFFCO) introduced the world's first Nano Urea Liquid for farmers across the world.   Q What is IFFCO ? A It is one of India's biggest cooperative societies which is wholly owned by Indian Cooperatives. Founded in 1967 with just 57 cooperatives, today ... Read More...

  Jul 13, 2021   General Category

  Q Why is it in News ? A Recently, Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Ropar, Punjab has developed a first-of-its-kind IoT (Internet of Things) device–AmbiTag that records real-time ambient temperature during the transportation of perishable products, vaccines and even body organs and blood. The device has been developed under Technology Innovation Hub–AWaDH (Agriculture and Water Tec... Read More...

  Jul 12, 2021   General Category

Q Why is it in News ? A Recently, the Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare (MoHFW), has warned people against the new Covid-19 strain ‘Delta Plus’ (DP). There is fear that this new variant may spark the third wave of Covid-19.  Q What are some key details about Delta Plus Variant ? A Delta plus (B.1.617.2.1/(AY.1) is a new variant of the SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus formed due to a mutation in the Delta strain of the virus (B.1.617.2 variant). It is technically the next generation of SARS-CO... Read More...

  Jul 12, 2021   Science and Technology

Q Why is it in News ? A The Union Cabinet has approved the long-pending Deep Ocean Mission since 2018. Q What is Deep Ocean Mission ? A Deep Ocean Mission (DOM) Nodal Agency: Ministry of Earth Sciences (MoES) The mission proposes to explore the deep ocean similar to the space exploration started by ISRO. Underwater robotics and ‘manned’ submersibles are key components of the Mission which w... Read More...

  Jul 11, 2021   Bio-diversity, Environment

Q Why is it in News ? A The Ministry of Home Affairs has operationalised the national Helpline 155260 and Reporting Platform for preventing financial loss due to cyber fraud. The helpline was soft-launched on 1st April. The National Helpline and Reporting Platform provides a mechanism for persons cheated in cyber frauds to report such cases to prevent loss of their hard earned money. Also, a National Cyber Security Strategy 2020 is being form... Read More...

  Jul 11, 2021   Security and Disaster Management

Q. What is  the news? A. An experimental monoclonal antibody cocktail, REGEN-COV2, has been found to be a life-saving treatment for some of the most severely affected Covid-19 patients, results of a clinical trial in the UK have shown.  However, Such therapies are expensive because they are difficult to make and take a lot of time.  Q. What are Monoclonal antibodies?  A. They are artificially created antibodies that aim to aid the body’s natural immune system.  They target a specific antigen &... Read More...

  Jul 10, 2021   Science and Technology

Q. What is the news? A. India recently abstained from voting on the United Nations General Assembly‘s (UNGA’s) resolution for an arms embargo against Myanmar.  119 countries voted ‘yes’, Belarus voted ‘no’ and 36 countries abstained, including Myanmar’s neighbors China and India, along with Russia.  Q. What might be the reasons behind India’s move? A. India said its views were not r... Read More...

  Jul 10, 2021   International Relations