30 APRIL 2019 – CURRENT AFFAIRS FOR UPSC

China spends 4 times more than India on defence:Sipri Recent news: According to a report published by the Stockholm International Peace Research Institute(SIPRI),India was the world’s fourth biggest military spender in 2018... Read more »

29 APRIL 2019 – CURRENT AFFAIRS FOR UPSC

Pradhan Mantri Jan Dhan Yojana (PMJDY) Recent news: Five years after its launch, the Pradhan Mantri Jan Dhan Yojana (PMJDY) scheme has almost achieved a total balance of ₹1-lakh crore. Facts: Public sector banks have... Read more »

27 APRIL 2019 – CURRENT AFFAIRS FOR UPSC

World’s 15 hottest cities on Friday were all in India Recent news: All 15 cities listed as the world’s warmest on 26thApril by the El Dorado weather website were from central India.... Read more »

25 APRIL 2019 – CURRENT AFFAIRS FOR UPSC

Army to build tunnels to store ammunition Recent news: Indian Army has decided to construct underground tunnels for storage of ammunition along the border with China and Pakistan. About the project: The... Read more »

24 APRIL 2019 – CURRENT AFFAIRS FOR UPSC

India may send NIA team to assist in probe Recent news: Indian Government may send National Investigation Agency(NIA) to Sri Lanka to study the recent series of blasts in churches and hotels... Read more »

23 APRIL 2019 – CURRENT AFFAIRS FOR UPSC

U.S. ends waiver for India on Iran oil Recent news: United States has announced that all buyers of Iranian oil will have to end their imports by May 2,2019 or face sanctions.... Read more »

22 APRIL 2019 – CURRENT AFFAIRS FOR UPSC

Medicine labels in regional language Recent news: The Union Health Ministry has said Hindi and regional language will be used for drug names and expiry date during tendering process of polio drop... Read more »

19 APRIL 2019 – CURRENT AFFAIRS FOR UPSC

Zinc deficiency rising in Indians Recent news: A recent research has found out that rising carbon dioxide levels can accelerate zinc deficiency in crops which can lead to deficiency in human consumption.... Read more »

18 APRIL 2019 – CURRENT AFFAIRS FOR UPSC

Rain, thunderstorm leave over 50 dead in four States   Recent news: Heavy rainfall accompanied with thunderstorm and lightning has killed more than 50 people across Rajasthan, Madhya Pradesh, Gujarat and Maharashtra.... Read more »

17 APRIL 2019 – CURRENT AFFAIRS FOR UPSC

Public procurement through GeM Recent news: The commerce ministry has set a target of Rs 50,000 crore in 2019-20, ultimately hitting Rs 1 trillion worth of procurements by 2021. Government e-marketplace (GeM):... Read more »