21 June 2024 : Daily Current Affairs
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21 June 2024 : Daily Current Affairs

1. Four Years After Galwan: India-China Border Tensions Remain Unresolved Amid Diplomatic and Strategic Maneuvers (Source: Indian Express; Section: Explained; Page: 18) Topic: GS2 – International Relations – Bilateral Relations Context: The border standoff between India and China remains unresolved four years after the Galwan clashes on June 15, 2020. With approximately 50,000 to 60,000 troops…

19 June 2024 : Daily Current Affairs
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19 June 2024 : Daily Current Affairs

1. Controversy Surrounds Great Nicobar Island Infrastructure Project: Balancing Development and Environmental Concerns (Source: Indian Express; Section: Explained; Page: 14) Topic: GS2 – Governance – Government policies– Issues arising out of their design & implementation GS3 – Environment – Environment Pollution and Degradation Context: The Congress party has raised serious concerns about the proposed Rs 72,000-crore infrastructure…

18 June 2024 : Daily Current Affairs
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18 June 2024 : Daily Current Affairs

1. Kerala Migration Survey 2023: Surge in Returnees, Shift in Destinations, and Rising Female Emigration (Source: Indian Express; Section: Explained; Page: 10) Topic: GS2 – Governance – Government policies– Interventions for development in various sectors Context: The Kerala Migration Survey (KMS) 2023 report, released in Thiruvananthapuram, provides a comprehensive overview of migration patterns in Kerala. Conducted…

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17 June 2024 : Daily Current Affairs

1. Government looks at tax rate cut to boost demand Topic: GS3– Government Budgeting Context: There is a decrease in the demand in the economy that triggers the vicious cycle, thereby decreasing investment and employment. This calls for taking measures to boost the economy. There are two options available: first is increasing welfare spending, and second…

15 June 2024 : Daily Current Affairs
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15 June 2024 : Daily Current Affairs

1. Dividing a culture (Source – The Hindu, International Edition – Page No. – 9) Topic: GS1 –  History –  Indian Culture Context The division of cultural artefacts between Telangana and Andhra Pradesh, including Buddha relics and historical manuscripts, follows the bifurcation plan post-Hyderabad’s status change. This process aims to distribute heritage based on acquisition…

14 June 2024 : Daily Current Affairs
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14 June 2024 : Daily Current Affairs

1. G7 Leaders Agree on $50 Billion Loan Plan for Ukraine Using Frozen Russian Assets (Source: Indian Express; Section: The World) Topic: GS2 – International Relations Context: Leaders of the Group of Seven (G7) major democracies reached a landmark agreement to provide $50 billion in loans for Ukraine, using interest generated from Russian sovereign assets frozen…

13 June 2024 : Daily Current Affairs
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13 June 2024 : Daily Current Affairs

  1. Study ranks India second in nitrous oxide emissions (Source – The Hindu, International Edition – Page No. – 6) Topic: GS3 – Environment – Environmental pollution and degradation Context India’s significant role as the world’s second largest emitter of nitrous oxide (N2O), largely from agricultural activities, underscores urgent calls for revising farming practices…

12 June 2024 : Daily Current Affairs
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12 June 2024 : Daily Current Affairs

1. Bihar’s call for special category status (Source – The Hindu, International Edition – Page No. – 10) Topic: GS2 – Indian Polity – Federal Structure Context Bihar’s Chief Minister has renewed the State’s demand for special category status, aiming to secure more tax revenues from the Centre. This status, crucial amid political dynamics, is…

11 June 2024 : Daily Current Affairs
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11 June 2024 : Daily Current Affairs

1. Understand the Indian Ocean and you’ll understand much about earth Topic: GS1 – Geography  GS3 –  Environment Context The news discusses the significance of the Indian Ocean, particularly its rapid warming and influence on global climate dynamics. It highlights the ocean’s role in providing moisture, sustaining fisheries, and impacting weather patterns, as well as…

10 June 2024 : Daily Current Affairs
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10 June 2024 : Daily Current Affairs

1. States told to act on social media groups, sites trading organs Topic: GS2 – Governance, GS2 –  Social Justice – Health Context The Union government alerted States/UTs about illegal organ trading on websites and social media, urging stringent action under the Transplantation of Human Organ and Tissue Act, 1994. This includes penalties and imprisonment…