Monthly and Daily Current Affairs for UPSC, Government Jobs

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Monthly Current Affairs Update

The monthly magazine is a compilation of current affairs to help students find a one stop solution for prelims, mains and interview preparation. Regular following of our daily current affairs and magazine will help you have an edge over others in competitive exams.

Month

Important Highlights of the Month

Current Affairs Magazine for July 2020

  • National Statistics Day
  • Pradhan Mantri Garib Kalyan Anna Yojana
  • Indian Oil to set up technology development centre at Faridabad
  • HRD Minister launches first online NISHTHA Programme
  • RBI announces special liquidity scheme for NBFCs and HFCs through SPV
  • DRDO develops p7 heavy drop system for IL 76 aircraft
  • India considers currency swap of another $1.1 bn with Sri Lanka, no timeline decided

Current Affairs Magazine for June 2020

  • The Puri Rath Yatra was held
  • Annual Solar Eclipse
  • NPC to work closely with all the stakeholders
  • Term extension of Commission to examine sub-categorization of OBCs
  • International Yoga day
  • Section 230 of the Communications Decency Act
  • Ordinance to let RBI revive banks without moratorium


Current Affairs Magazine for May 2020

  • India attends NAM Health Minister meet
  • Nepal approves new map
  • Government implements Shekatkar Committee to create a border
    infrastructure
  • India placed on the “Priority Watch List”
  • Mission SAGAR
  • Draft Electricity Amendment Bill 2020
  • Summary of announcements: Aatma Nirbhar Bharat Abhiyaan
 

Daily Current Affairs Update

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Check the daily current affairs articles provided date wise below:

Daily Current Affairs 2020

Date

Important Highlights of the Day

Current Affairs for 26-October-2020
  • Patel Launches “Life In Miniature” Project Virtually
  • Permanent campus for IIT Ropar
  • Union Minister Dr. Jitendra Singh addresses 1st ever Ministerial Meetingof G-20 Anti-Corruption Working Group
  • Sex workers to be recognized as informal workers
  • CBSE introduces ‘Facial Recognition System’ for accessing digital academic documents of Class 10 and 12
  • PM Modi to interact with 45 CEOs of leading global Oil & Gas companies
  • India Meteorological Department Commissions Flash Flood Guidance Services for South Asia

Current Affairs for 24-October-2020
  • Giant cat drawing at a UNESCO World Heritage site in Peru
  • Trial run of Hydrogen-blended CNG powered buses launched
  • ECI constitutes committee to examine issues concerning expenditure limit
  • Police Commemoration Day - Police Commemoration Day is observed on October 21 every year
  • Cabinet approves extension of the Market Intervention Scheme for procurement of apples in J&K for 2020-21
  • REGIONAL RAW DRUG REPOSITORY (RRDR)
  • CONSUMER PRICE INDEX-INDUSTRIAL WORKERS (CPI-IW)
Current Affairs for 22-October-2020
  • Anti-Tank Guided Missiles
  • First-ever SCO Startup Forum to be launched on 27th October, boost for ‘Startup India’
  • Australia to join Malabar-2020 Naval Exercise with India, US & Japan
  • IFSCA introduces Framework for Regulatory Sandboxto tap into innovative FinTech solutions
  • Finance Minister Smt. Nirmala Sitharaman holds 4th review meeting on CAPEX of CPSEs
  • India's first multi-modal logistics park to come up in Assam
  • 5th General Council meeting of Indian Academy of Highway Engineers held
Current Affairs for 19-October-2020
  • India to deliver Kilo Class submarine INS Sindhuvir to Myanmar Navy
  • Armed Forces Flag Day Fund
  • Directorate General of Shipping notified as National Authority for Ships Recycling
  • KAPILA Campaign
  • Baba Banda Singh Bahadur
  • Kala Sanskriti Vikas Yojana
  • ASEAN PhD Fellowship Programme
Current Affairs for 17-October-2020
  • On FAO’s 75th anniversary, PM Modi releases commemorative coin of Rs 75
  • Cabinet approves demerger, strategic sale of Nagarnar steel plant from NMDC
  • Thalassemia Bal Sewa Yojna
  • ‘STARS’ project
  • Import of air conditioners with refrigerants banned
  • UP govt decides to set up women help desk in every police station of state
  • Pakistan, China, Russia Win Seats On UN Rights Body; US Upset
Current Affairs for 16-October-2020
  • Operation Green provides 50 pc subsidy on transportation of eligible crops including storage
  • AZD7442: A cocktail of antibodies to fight Covid-19
  • Why Mars is the brightest this month?
  • Germany decries Turkey’s actions in eastern Mediterranean
  • India’s economy to contract by 10.3% this fiscal, says IMF
  • Cabinet approves Special Package for UT of Jammu & Kashmir and Ladakh under the Deendayal Antyodaya Yojana - National Rural Livelihoods Mission
  • Nitin Gadkari to initiate simultaneous blasting for Zojila Tunnel in J&K, Ladakh
Current Affairs for 15-October-2020
  • Bangladesh cabinet approves capital punishment for rape
  • FATF's regional group keeps Pak on 'Enhanced Follow-up' for meagre progress against terror financing
  • Exercise Suraksha Kavach- Joint Anti Terrorist Exercise By Army and Police
  • NIT Tiruchirappalli signs MoU with C-DAC Pune for installing state of art super computer
  • Ayush ministry launches raw drug repository for medicinal plant cultivation
  • Nirbadh initiatives
  • From baby walker to capsicum, how Election Commission decides on party symbols
Current Affairs for 14-October-2020
  • RBI monetary policy review: Repo rate unchanged at 4%; stance accommodative
  • Kyrgyzstan’s worst political crisis
  • Asian giant hornet
  • PM Narendra Modi releases autobiography of Dr Balasaheb Vikhe Patil, says ‘his work will inspire generations
  • Sets of measures announced to generate consumption demand
  • Nechiphu Tunnel
  • Rashtriya Kamdhenu Aayog
Current Affairs for 13-October-2020
  • Archaeologists found a 1200-Year-Old Pagan Structure at Site of First Norse Temple
  • Raychaudhuri Equation
  • Graded Response Action Plan
  • 2921 km roads constructed under Bharatmala Pariyojana; 322 projects of 12,413 km awarded
  • VP, PM Modi pay tributes to Lok Nayak JP Narayan, Nanaji Deshmukh on their birth anniversary
  • Proud moment for India; all 8 beaches recommended by government gets International Blue Flag Certification
  • ‘Aarey saved’ — CM Uddhav Thackeray moves controversial metro car depot to Kanjurmarg
Current Affairs for 12-October-2020
  • Goa becomes first ‘Har Ghar Jal’ state in country
  • RBI to discontinue system-based automatic caution-listing of exporters
  • EC reduces notice period from 30 days to seven days for registration of political parties
  • Trial run of India's first hydrogen fuel cell car successfully conducted by CSIR, KPIT
  • Centre permits export of Bangalore Rose Onions & Krishnapuram Onions
  • Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan demands repeal of Odisha University Amendment Bill, 2020
  • Rare Brahma Kamal Flower Bloom In Uttarakhand's Snow-Clad Chamoli
Current Affairs for 10-October-2020
  • Nobel Prize in Literature 2020
  • Bhai Taru Singh
  • SVAMITVA Scheme
  • Anti Radiation Missile (RUDRAM)
  • Nobel Peace Prize 2020
  • RBI projects 9.5 per cent GDP fall, sees revival promise in Q4
  • Roads Ministry enhances fund allocation for developing roads in NE India
Current Affairs for 9-October-2020
  • Nobel Prize in Chemistry 2020
  • Public places cannot be occupied indefinitely
  • Education Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal 'Nishank' virtually inaugurates Gyan Circle Ventures
  • Dr Harsh Vardhan Inaugurates DBT-BIRAC Clean Tech Demo Park In Delhi
  • BRICS Bank approves funds for Delhi-Meerut rapid rail, Mumbai metro; aims to reduce journey time from Delhi to Meerut to 60 minutes
  • Pusa Decomposer
  • Roads Ministry enhances fund allocation for developing roads in NE India
Current Affairs for 8-October-2020
  • Nobel Prize for Medicine or Physiology 2020
  • Nobel Prize in Physics 2020
  • Kasturi Cotton
  • Union Cabinet approves ratification of seven chemicals listed under Stockholm Convention on Persistent Organic Pollutants
  • India moving ahead on path of futuristic reforms
  • Poverty and Shared Prosperity 2020: Reversals of Fortune
  • IFFCO, Prasar Bharati sign MoU to broadcast & promote new agriculture technology & innovations
Current Affairs for 7-October-2020
  • Govt okays induction of nuke-capable Shaurya missile amid Ladakh standoff
  • M.A. Ganapathy to head Bureau of Civil Aviation Security
  • Govt appoints Ashima Goyal, Shashanka Bhide and Jayant Varma as new MPC members
  • National Clinical Management Protocol
  • IFFCO, Prasar Bharati sign MoU to broadcast & promote new agriculture technology & innovations
  • India, Myanmar agree to work towards operationalization of Sittwe Port in first quarter of 2021
  • Production Linked Incentive Scheme (PLI) for Large Scale Electronics Manufacturing
Current Affairs for 3-October-2020
  • India Post to release Postcards on Samantwadi Toys
  • Indian Coast Guard ship named after Kanaklata Barua commissioned
  • Ambedkar Social Innovation & Incubation Mission
  • Govt to execute communication network project for Army in forward areas
  • ‘Tribes India E-Marketplace’
  • Govt notifies rules to protect people who help accident victims
  • Govt announces state mourning on Oct 4 as mark of respect to Kuwait's Amir
Current Affairs for 2-October-2020
  • The Cat Que Virus Is Not New – and the ICMR Study Was ‘Proactive’
  • Rajnath Singh launches Defence India Startup Challenge-4, releases PMA guidelines for iDEX
  • PM inaugurates Six Major Projects in Uttarakhand to make River Ganga Nirmal and Aviral
  • Amnesty to halt work in India after its bank account ‘frozen’
  • India Received ‘Above Normal’ Rainfall During 4-Month Monsoon, Says Met Department
  • Chemicals minister launches home delivery of fertilisers for Andhra farmers
  • Giriraj Singh releases booklet on Pradhan Mantri Matsya Sampada Yojana
Current Affairs for 1-October-2020

  • Railway rolls out User Depot Module to completely digitize its supply chain
  • Defence Acquisition Procedure 2020
  • Hydrogen Compressed Natural Gas
  • Google celebrates, pays tribute to actress Zohra Sehgal with special doodle
  • Noted filmmaker Shekhar Kapur appointed president of FTII Society & chairman of FTII Governing Council
  • PM Modi inaugurates 6 mega projects in Uttarakhand, says all-round work of govt making Ganga clean
  • Vice President advises to follow the concept of “Dincharya” and “Ritucharya to maintain a healthy lifestyle

Current Affairs for 30-September-2020

  • Home Minister inaugurates ‘Destination North-East-2020’
  • NCDC Sanctions Rs 19444 crores In First Instalment For MSP Operations Support To Three States During Kharif Season 2020-21
  • Committed to raise health expenditure to 2.5% of GDP: Harsh Vardhan
  • Health in India Report
  • Sandalwood Spike Disease
  • Armenia, Azerbaijan clashes disturb peace in South Caucasus, brings Nagorno-Karabakh back in focus
  • 5 killed in Nagaland scrub typhus outbreak

Current Affairs for 29-September-2020

  • LIC, GIC, New India Assurance systemically important insurers: IRDAI
  • Vodafone wins Rs 20,000-crore tax arbitration case against government
  • Jnanpith Award Presented To Renowned Malayalam Poet Akkitham
  • Truth about Swachh Vidyalaya Abhiyan: 40% of toilets non-existent, unused in govt schools surveyed by CAG
  • India’s External Debt Rose By Nearly 3% To $559 Billion In 2019-20: Finance Ministry Report
  • Priceless artefacts damaged in Indian Museum renovation: CAG
  • Toxins in water killed hundreds of elephants in Botswana

Current Affairs for 28-September-2020

  • Govt notifies standards for safety evaluation of hydrogen fuel cell vehicles
  • National Medical Commission replaces the MCI
  • Centre for disability sports to be set up at Gwalior
  • First look of rapid train to run between Delhi-Meerut
  • Fourth India-Japan Bilateral Maritime Exercise JIMEX 2020 begins in Arabian Sea
  • Magawa
  • Bangladesh to make film on revolutionary freedom fighter Pritilata Waddedar

Current Affairs for 26-September-2020

  • Govt raises limit for use of SDRF funds by states from 35 per cent to 50 per cent to tackle COVID situation
  • Bilateral Netting of Qualified Financial Contracts Bill, 2020
  • Railways target to complete 100% electrification of broad gauge routes by 2023
  • NHIDCL expedites DPR work on Shinkun La Tunnel
  • International Day of Sign Languages 2020
  • World Maritime Day 2020
  • Barbados to remove Queen Elizabeth II as head of state

Current Affairs for 25-September-2020

  • Labour Bills passed amid boycott
  • Parliament passes IIIT amendment bill, giving national importance tag to five new institutes
  • Rajya Sabha Passes Rashtriya Raksha University Bill 2020
  • President Ram Nath Kovind confers NSS Awards for 2018-19
  • India conducts successful flight test of ABHYAS from Odisha test range
  • Lok Sabha passes the Major Port Authorities Bill, 2020
  • Kritagya AgTech Hackathon

Current Affairs for 24-September-2020

  • India clears Epidemic Diseases (Amendment) Bill, 2020 to protect healthcare workers.
  • MoRTH advises States, UTs to stamp International Convention of Road Traffic on 1st page of IDP
  • IFSCA Committee submits interim report on development of international retail business
  • India and Maldives launch direct cargo ferry service to boost trade
  • Rules for suspension of MPs from House
  • Govt announces increase in MSPs for six Rabi crops
  • IEA and NITI Aayog launch Special Report on Sustainable Recovery Post Covid-19

Current Affairs for 23-September-2020

  • Brucellosis
  • Tata group to launch India's first low cost Covid-19 test 'Feluda'
  • Cargo plane crashes at Aden Adde International Airport in Somalia's capital, Mogadishu
  • The Proposed FCRA Amendment Will Deal Another Blow to India's Non-Profit Sector
  • MoU signed between AYUSH Ministry and WCD Ministry for controlling Malnutrition as a part of POSHAN Abhiyaan
  • Stand together and build a just world, UN chief says in message for International Day of Peace
  • Polls in India pose a formidable challenge amid Covid-19: CEC

Current Affairs for 22-September-2020

  • In a first, eight Indian beaches recommended for Blue Flag International eco-label
  • JK-IGRAMS: New grievance redress system unveiled in J&K
  • Task force reviews plan to curb pollution in Delhi-NCR
  • HOCL, a PSU under Ministry of Chemicals and Fertilizers gets BIS certification for all its products
  • SPICe+ Portal deployed by MCA
  • Lok Sabha passes Bill to amend Companies Act, promote ease of doing business
  • Taxation And Other Laws (Relaxation & Amendment of Certain Provisions) Bill 2020

Current Affairs for 21-September-2020

  • Kerala to have certified snake handlers
  • Mahalaya
  • Less than 34,000 inter-state migrant workers in 2019-20, says government
  • Ministry of MSME announces new guidelines to support artisans including Pottery & Beekeeping activity
  • J&K: LG Manoj Sinha launches National Generic Document Registration System
  • 2 farm bills clear Rajya Sabha hurdle amid protests
  • Indus Water Treaty turns 60

Current Affairs for 19-September-2020

  • Rajya Sabha passes Institute of Teaching and Research in Ayurveda Bill
  • Bill to reduce MP/minister salaries passed in Lok Sabha
  • Singapore Convention on Mediation comes into force
  • Delhi Metro develops indigenous signalling technology under 'Make in India'
  • Scientists developed Indian Brain Templates (IBT) and a Brain Atlas
  • Can’t legalise same-sex marriage: Government
  • RBI issues draft Rupee interest rate derivatives

Current Affairs for 18-September-2020

  • AICTE-SPICE
  • National Highway Excellence Awards 2020
  • Indian Technical and Economic Cooperation programme
  • Essential Commodities (Amendment) Bill, 2020
  • Govt prepares draft of Electricity (Rights of Consumers) Rules, 2020
  • Cycle 25/ Solar Cycle
  • Aircraft (Amendment) Bill, 2020 passed by Parliament, after Rajya Sabha's approval

Current Affairs for 17-September-2020

  • Yoshihide Suga confirmed as Japan's new PM, eyes continuity
  • Scientists detect potential sign of life on Venus
  • Promotion of Kho Kho and Kabaddi
  • Cabinet gives nod to establishment of new AIIMS at Darbhanga in Bihar
  • Haryana Orbital Rail Corridor gets nod from cabinet
  • Govt Constitutes Development Council For Footwear And Leather Industry For 2 Years
  • Postage Stamp on India’s first Anti-Satellite Missile released

Current Affairs for 16-September-2020

  • PM Modi Launches 'Pradhan Mantri Matsya Sampada Yojana', Biggest Scheme For Fisheries
  • Union Power Minister Lays Foundation Stone Of Kishenganj-Darbhanga 400kv Transmission Line In Bihar
  • PM Modi vouches for mother tongue as medium of instruction in schools
  • SCTIMST develops device for prevention of Deep Vein Thrombosis
  • Hindi Diwas celebrated on 14 September
  • PM dedicates to Nation three key projects related to Petroleum sector in Bihar
  • Formed 16-Member Committee To Study Ancient Indian Culture

Current Affairs for 15-September-2020

  • Climate Smart Cities Assessment Framework (CSCAF 2.0) and Streets for People Challenge
  • MoRTH moves ahead with Orientation and Training Programme of iRAD App
  • New ASEAN-India Plan of Action adopted for 5 years at Ministerial Meeting
  • Shri Gadkari approves Rs 971 crore Munger-Bhagalpur NH road in Bihar
  • RBI issues guidelines for appointment of CCO in banks
  • DIAL launches country's first Covid-19 testing facility at an airport
  • Govt Launches Aatmanirbhar Bharat ARISE Challenge For MSMEs & Startups

Current Affairs for 14-September-2020

  • Unicef report says Child Mortality Rate in India has declined substantially
  • 76% patents filed in India are by foreign Cos
  • More than 1 billion people face displacement by 2050
  • India, Japan sign key pact for reciprocal provision of supplies, services between defence forces
  • Indian Economy and issues relating to planning, mobilization of resources, growth, development and employment
  • BJP unit registers under U.S. Foreign Agents Registration Act































  • Five star villages scheme

Current Affairs for 12-September-2020

  • History of Karlsruhe - The Karlsruhe, a light armoured cruiser, was the last of the big German World War II-era warships
  • CCEA Approves Asset Monetization By Power Grid Worth Rs 7000 Crore
  • Odisha villagers set to get mobile signal for first time
  • August rainfall highest since 1926: IMD
  • Global Multidimensional Poverty Index: Niti to leverage monitoring mechanism
  • Gadkari inaugurates bridges, road projects in Gadchiroli
































































































































































































































































  • Himalayan Day - Recently, a national-level webinar was organised to mark the Himalayan Day on September 9th.

Current Affairs for 11-September-2020

  • First World Solar Technology Summit
  • Chushul Sub-sector - Chushul sub-sector has come into focus in the Indo-China standoff
  • India successfully flight tests indigenously-developed HSTDV
  • RBI selects 5 financial ratios, 26 sectors for loan restructuring
  • International Literacy Day 2020: Kerala most literate state in India, check rank-wise list
  • British broadcaster David Attenborough gets Indira Gandhi Peace prize








































































































































































































































































  • UNICEF to lead global procurement, supply of COVID vaccines

Current Affairs for 10-September-2020

  • Govt announces 3rd phase of 'Back to Village' programme from October 2 to 12 in J&K
  • Project Dolphin - Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced the government’s plan to launch a Project Dolphin
  • Chandrayaan-3 launch likely in early 2021, says Minister of State for Space Dr Jitendra Singh
  • Fire onboard oil tanker off Sri Lanka's coast completely extinguished
  • The Wagon Tragedy and Malabar Rebellion
  • PM expresses grief over the passing away of Kesavananda Bharati


































  • Home Ministry Suspends FCRA Licenses of Four Christian Associations

Current Affairs for 09-September-2020

  • Low Ozone found over Brahmaputra river valley
  • Germany joins Indo-Pacific club
  • Machine learning solution can make exploring geo-resources simpler
  • Tussle of Assam Rifles - The Delhi High Court has granted 12 weeks to the Union government
  • Start Up Village Entrepreneurship Programme
  • 13th Amendment to the Sri Lankan Constitution
























































































































































































































































































  • Business Reform Action Plan for the year 2019

Current Affairs for 08-September-2020

  • Letter of Undertaking issued by IREDA, PFC & REC in lieu of Bank Guarantees for Earnest Money Deposit (EMD)
  • Trial run on new river route connecting Bangladesh with Tripura starts
  • RBI revises PSL guidelines; Bank loans to start-ups to get priority sector tag
  • India now got world’s 2nd largest road network
  • Act of God - Businesses are looking towards a legal provision
  • Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu calls for well-strategized collective action to ensure well-being of young children



































  • Teacher’s Day - In India, Teachers’ Day is celebrated annually on September 5

Current Affairs for 07-September-2020

  • EESL to procure 250 electric vehicles from Hyundai, Tata Motors
  • Trial run on the new river route connecting Bangladesh with Tripura starts
  • Data for Accidental Deaths & Suicides released by NCRB shows India doing better than the global rate
  • Modi govt climbs down on Question Hour, will allow ‘unstarred questions’ in the monsoon session
  • Maharashtra Government Declaring 'Aarey' as Reserve Forest is Getting the 'Green Signal' From Netizens
  • Cisgendered - Last month, Hollywood actor William Shatner took offence to being called ‘CIS’, short for ‘cisgendered’.








































































































































































































































































































  • GW190521 - He scientists have announced that the discovery of a black hole

Current Affairs for 05-September-2020

  • Water Heroes Contest 2.0 - Ministry of Jal Shakti has launched the ‘Water Heroes – Share Your Stories’ Contest recently.
  • NIDHI-EIR Brochure featuring Entrepreneurs in Residence launched
  • Question Hour - Parliament has said no to Question Hour and curtailed Zero Hour.
  • Hindi, Kashmiri and Dogri to become official languages of J&K
  • PUBG Video Game App Among 118 New Chinese Apps Banned
  • Cabinet approves pact between India, Finland for cooperation in geology
















































































































































































































































































































  • Global Innovation Index - India climbed four spots on the Global Innovation Index 2020

Current Affairs for 04-September-2020

  • RBI’s Monetary Policy - Recently, the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) announced a host of steps
  • Coal India to invest over Rs 1.22 lakh cr on 500 projects by 2023-24
  • Health assistant Robot Rakshak
  • Australia-India-Japan Ministers’ meeting on Supply Chains Resilience
  • Govt. gives nod to 27 integrated cold chain development projects under PM Kisan SAMPADA Yojana
  • IIT Bombay students develop AIR Scanner, an Indian alternative to Camscanner
























































































































































































































































































































  • Indian Power Market Goes Green

Current Affairs for 03-September-2020

  • UN releases its first-ever guidelines on access to social justice for people with disabilities
  • Goods and Services Tax Network launches auto-drafted ITC statement GSTR-2B for July
  • Kala Utsav - Toy and Puppet making skills will be developed among school students
  • Japanese PM Shinzo Abe resigns due to worsening health
  • Coal Ministry organised Webinar on Coal Gasification and Liquefaction
  • “MEDBOT” medical trolley developed by Indian Railways







































  • CMERI Installs World’s Largest Solar Tree at Durgapur

Current Affairs for 02-September-2020

  • Centre accords more power to lieutenant governor than CM as it notifies new rules
  • Telugu Language Day - Every year on August 29, Telugu Language Day is marked in the Indian state of Andhra Pradesh
  • International Day against Nuclear Tests
  • International Day of the Victims of Enforced Disappearances
  • IIT-Indore to teach ancient Indian sciences in Sanskrit
  • World Bank pauses Ease of Doing Business rankings
  • Chhavni COVID Yodha Sanrakshan Yojana

Current Affairs for 01-September-2020

  • States can have sub-groups among SCs/STs: SC
  • Department of Economic Affairs & UNDP India Launched Sustainable Finance Collaborative to Promote Sustainable Finance in India
  • PM Modi Pays Tribute To Social Reformer Mahatma Ayyankali
  • Centre to develop three Bamboo Clusters in Jammu, Katra and Samba areas of J&K
  • 14th India-Singapore Defence Policy Dialogue via video conferencing
  • PM Modi inaugurates college, administration buildings of Rani Lakshmi Bai Central Agricultural University in Jhansi
  • Centre Explores Possibility Of Single Voter List For All Polls: Report

Current Affairs for 31-August-2020

  • Africa declared free of wild polio in 'milestone'
  • Draft data safety policy of India’s digital health mission out for public comments
  • Ramagopal Rao Committee constituted
  • Pulikali Festival - Pulikkali is a recreational folk art from the state of Kerala
  • Comprehensive Manser Rejuvenation & Development Plan
  • Grand finale to Textile Grand Challenge 2019
  • Great Andamanese tribe tested positive for COVID-19

Current Affairs for 29-August-2020

  • Covid-19 takes Odisha’s primitive tribal groups into its tentacles
  • NRI unified portal - In Uttar Pradesh, the State Government will prepare a database of the migrant workers
  • Global tourism industry - The tourism global industry has been devastated by the coronavirus pandemic
  • E-auction portal launched to promote trading of GI-tagged ‘Kashmir Saffron’
  • Global team of scientists discovers one of the earliest galaxies using India’s AstroSat
  • NITI Aayog to virtually launch India component of NDC- TIA
  • The Ministry of Culture has announced 7 new circles of Archaeological Survey of India.

Current Affairs for 28-August-2020

  • The century-old Mysuru zoo has become the second Indian zoo to house the African Cheetah
  • World temperature record set in California's Death Valley
  • Logo of Labour Bureau
  • National Council for Transgender Persons
  • Country’s longest ‘ropeway over a river’ inaugurated in Guwahati
  • China launches advanced warship for Pakistan Navy
  • Nabard launches credit guarantee programme for NBFC-MFIs

Current Affairs for 27-August-2020

  • Vice President calls for a national movement to empower women
  • After Unveiling Reserve Bank, Fugitive Godman Nithyananda Now Plans to Set up Hindu Parliament of Kailaasa in 6 Months
  • All 9 trapped in fire at Telangana hydroelectric plant killed
  • Prime Minister Narendra Modi has greeted the people on the auspicious occasion of Nuakhai Juhar.
  • Thumbimahotsavam 2020 - WWF-India State unit has joined hands with the Society for Odonate Studies
  • Turkey converts another former Istanbul church into a mosque
  • Private firms employ more women in R&D: Study

Current Affairs for 26-August-2020

  • International Day for the Remembrance of the Slave Trade and its Abolition
  • NFL’s Vijaipur unit to produce compost from biodegradable waste
  • Open API Service - Aarogya Setu team has worked on a new innovative feature
  • Power Ministry asks gencos to cap late payment surcharge at 12%
  • BIS draft standard for drinking water supply
  • Ministry of Agriculture funding start-ups under the innovation and agripreneurship
  • The Perseids meteor shower

Current Affairs for 25-August-2020

  • Appointment of new Election Commissioner
  • ‘Mulgaonkar principles’ - S Mulgaonkar v Unknown (1978) is a case that led to a landmark ruling on the subject of contempt
  • China's clean plate campaign
  • National Sports Awards 2020 announced
  • Happenings in Belarus - The eastern European country of Belarus has been plunged into chaos
  • RLF-100 or Aviptadil - An old drug formulation