Daily Archives: 10 April, 2017

9 PM Daily Current Affairs Brief – April 10 2017 9 PM Daily Current Affairs Brief – April 10 2017

Front Page / NATIONAL [The Hindu] [1] Olive Ridley eggs hatch in thousands [2] Indian team in U.S. for defence technology talks [3] States pan ‘politicisation’ of Governor’s role [4] AICTE all set to release model exam format Editorial/OPINION [The Hindu] [1]. Clarity and facts on the ground [2]. None for the road [3]. SteppingRead Full Article

Daily Quiz: UPSC Prelims Marathon: April 10

 

India-Australia Relations India-Australia Relations

Context Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull is in India and the visit is aimed at taking forward the ties with India to the next level and according to Australian foreign policy, India is a priority for their country. Background The formal relationship began for many Australians in 1950, when Robert Menzies became the first AustralianRead Full Article

Daily Quiz 2.0: UPSC Prelims Marathon: April 10 Daily Quiz 2.0: UPSC Prelims Marathon: April 10

Topic of the Week: Polity and related issues

PIB: Cabinet approves Amending the Collection of Statistics Act, 2008 (7 of 2009)

The Union Cabinet has approved a proposal to introduce a Bill in Parliament to extend the jurisdiction of the Collection of Statistics Act, 2008 to Jammu & Kashmir on statistics relevant to any matters under any of the entries specified in the List-I (Union List) and the List- III (Concurrent List) in the Seventh ScheduleRead Full Article

PIB: Middle Income Group Scheme

Now it has become easier to File Petition for Poor Now, it is easier for the middle and relatively lower income group to avail and enjoy the legal services of the country. The Hon’ble Supreme Court of India has introduced the Middle Income Group Scheme. It is a self-supporting scheme which provides legal services toRead Full Article

Download: PIB February Week 2 Compilation Download: PIB February Week 2 Compilation

Download PIB Compilation of February Week 2 (Important for UPSC Prelims and Mains Preparation) below: Click Here to Download February Week 2 Compilation  About PIB: The Press Information Bureau (PIB) is the nodal agency of the Government of India to disseminate information to the print and electronic media on government policies, programmes, initiatives and achievements.Read Full Article

Must Read News Articles – April 10 Must Read News Articles – April 10

The Hindu Front Page / NATIONAL Olive Ridley eggs hatch in thousands: Odisha is a major mass nesting site for Olive ridley turtles in India. Indian team in U.S. for defence technology talks: A Defence Ministry delegation is in the U.S. to discuss the entire range of cooperation under the Defence Technology and Trade Initiative (DTTI). StatesRead Full Article

UPSC Current Affairs Questions and Answer Writing – Mains Marathon – April 10 UPSC Current Affairs Questions and Answer Writing – Mains Marathon – April 10

Read the following questions and answer them by clicking on the links in not more than 200 words Time: 30 Minutes Kindly review each others answers. 1. Why is maintaining a good relationship between India and Bangladesh beneficial for both? Also, discuss the role of India in the liberation war of Bangladesh. (GS 2) भारत औरRead Full Article