Current Affairs Weekly compilations for UPSC Civil Service IAS IPs Exam, from PIB, Hindu, Indianexpress, dealing with environment, biodiversity, history, culture, polity, economy, international relations

Weekly Current for UPSC: IndAus ECTA, Gene Editing, Chandigarh, Busa & More from April 1-to-7

- EcoPill3B-Intl-Orgs: India-Australia Economic Cooperation and Trade Agreement (IndAus ECTA-2022) 😍 Zero duty access for Indian exports to Australia: Engineering goods, gems and jewellery, leather, textiles, apparel, footwear- total 96% of India’s exports to Australia. 😍 Zero duty access [...]

By |2022-04-15T12:50:19+05:3015/04/2022|Categories: Current Affairs Weekly|2 Comments

[HRD] Government Intervention for Skill development, issues from design & implementation for GS Mains2

Prologue What're the problems? What're the solutions? #1: define "skill development" #2: Decide Outcomes #3: Cash-funding on outcomes #4: Motivate both trainee and trainer #5: Monitor beneficiaries Appendix: NSDA vs NSDC Prologue 2013, December: Panel to rationalize various skill [...]

By |2015-01-26T19:12:26+05:3030/10/2014|Categories: Current Affairs Weekly|Tags: , |13 Comments

[Current] Economy SepW1: Wilful Defaulters, MNREGA reformed, Global Competitiveness Index, BSNL-MTNL Merger, Gold Account scheme

E1: Wilful defaulter? Vinod wisdom on wilful defaulters E2: Coinage Act & right to issue Rs.1 note E3: Gold account scheme E4: MNREGA: Sweeping changes Proposed: MNREGA only for backward districts? Proposed: Changing labor to material ratio E5: MPLADS [...]

By |2015-01-26T19:11:14+05:3023/09/2014|Categories: Current Affairs Weekly|Tags: |36 Comments

[Current] May-Week1/P3: Economy- Financial resolution authority, Reena Benerjee Committee on Bancassurance, Minor Bank accounts, Enforcement day

Prologue Bancassurance: Reena Benerjee Committee Deposit Insurance and Credit Guarantee Corporation (DICGC) Function1: Deposit insurance Function2: Credit guarantee FRA (Financial Resolution Authority) Difference: FRA vs FRA What is Financial Stability and Development Council (FSDC)? Enforcement Directorate ED: Functions ED: [...]

By |2014-09-23T18:01:06+05:3016/06/2014|Categories: Current Affairs Weekly|Tags: |61 Comments

[Current] April-Week4-P2: Economy- WTO SPS Agreement EU Ban on Indian Mango, HDFC Bank Foreign Investment FII problem, SC guideline on Cheque bouncing, RBI’s Public Key infrastructure (PKI)

Prologue E1: [WTO SPS Agreement] EU Ban on Indian Mangoes Mango Ban: Timeline / Sequence of Events India's stand on EU Mango Ban Anti-Arguments Preventive measures against Fruit Fly Sample question for Mains  E2: [Banking] HDFC Bank vs FIPB: [...]

By |2014-07-03T16:00:27+05:3019/05/2014|Categories: Current Affairs Weekly|Tags: |90 Comments

[Current] April-Week2-P2: Economy: SEBI guideline on Crowdfunding, Public-Sector Banks CMD post bifurcation, IRDA ambulance project, mains answerwriting practice

Prologue E2: Crowdfunding- Need SEBI guidelines E3: Bifurcation of CMD post in Banks E4: IRDA's highway ambulance pilot project Prologue Current events in 2014 April Week2 (8-15th) Part 1/3: Environment, Polity, Polity, History and Culture: Coming soon. Part 2/3: [...]

By |2014-09-23T17:47:48+05:3024/04/2014|Categories: Current Affairs Weekly|Tags: |54 Comments

[Current] April-Week1-P1: Economy-Monetary Policy update,GI Tagging for Kanauj Attar,Predatory Pricing by Spicejet, BIS new labelling guidlines for electronics

[Act 1] Economy E1: RBI: Monetary Policy April 2014 E2: GI Tagging & EC model code #1: Dharmavaram Pattu Silk Sarees: Andhra #2: Kannauj Attar, UP #3: Muradabad Metal craft UP #4: Saharanpur woodcraft, UP #5: Firozabad Glassware, UP [...]

By |2014-07-03T16:39:28+05:3017/04/2014|Categories: Current Affairs Weekly|Tags: |25 Comments
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