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Daily Current Affairs – 9th March, 2017

Montreal protocol and its implementation. Introduction Hydro chlorofluorocarbons (HCFCs) are detrimental to ecological balance and main elements responsible for climate change and global warming. With rapid urbanisation and uncontrolled growth the use of modern urban amenities has added to the incidence of global warming. It’s time [...]

Daily Current Affairs – 9th February, 2017

Diaspora – Security concerns w.r.t. evacuations. Introduction The Indian Diaspora is a generic term to describe the people who migrated from territories that are currently within the borders of the Republic of India. It also refers to their descendants. The Diaspora is currently estimated to number [...]

Daily Current Affairs – 9th December, 2016

Integrating Biodiversity with development Recently, the PM himself made his environmental concerns clear when he asked people to use idols mad of clay then plaster of Paris which is more harmful to environment when immersed in water. This should stimulate the environmental consciousness of [...]

Daily Current Affairs – 9th September, 2016

Why are so many Indian Children stunted? Cognizant of the country’s nutrition problem, especially among children, the Government has made concerted efforts to get food to children and their families through various initiatives. ICDS – Integrated Child Development Scheme MDMS- Mid Day Meal Scheme [...]

Daily Current Affairs – 9th August, 2016

Competitive federalism is working The passage of GST bill is a boost to government’s efforts for a unified taxation regime. But in reality, the 29 Indian states collectively have more impact on business competitiveness than the federal government. The constant push by the central [...]

[Update] UPSC notification likely to come on 9th March, IFoS prelims combined with CSAT

As you’re aware, UPSC is not releasing the notification for 2013’s civil service exam (CSE) and market is full of rumor bombs. But according to the official PDF file posted on Indian Forest Service (IFoS) website: Notification for Civil Service and IFoS will come [...]