Daily Current Affairs GK for UPSC Civil Services and other exams – 20th July 2018

Daily Current Affairs GK For UPSC Civil Services and other competitive exams in India . The Hindu Current Affairs News Capsule and analysis – 20th July 2018 Below is the today’s Daily Current Affairs news capsule i.e. Current Affairs Gk for 20th July 2018. The main news items for 20th JulyRead More

Daily Current Affairs for UPSC – 26th Feb 2016

Daily Current Affairs For UPSC Civil Services. News analysis – 26 February 2016   HP M126nw LASERJET PRO MFP PRINTER Railway Budget 2016-17 presented: Railways minister Suresh Prabhu presented the Annual Budget (2016-17) for Indian Railways in the parliament. Click here to read the main and important highlights of Indian Railways BudgetRead More

Daily Current Affairs for UPSC – 25th Feb 2016

Daily Current Affairs For UPSC Civil Services. News analysis – 25 February 2016   India is the world’s largest arms importer for 2011-2015 India accounted for 14% of the global arms imports in the 2011-2015 time-frame, as revealed by a report on international arms transfers released by a global think-tank, Stockholm InternationalRead More

Gold Monetisation and 2 other Gold Schemes launched- UPSC notes

Three new Gold Schemes Launched By Union Government: As a part of Union Budget 2015-16, Union Government  launched three gold related scheme viz Gold Monetization Scheme (GMS), Sovereign Gold Bond Scheme (SGBS) and Indian Gold Coins (IGC). These ambitious schemes were launched to reduce the physical demand for gold and fishRead More

Castration for Rapists

Arguments made for and against castration as an additional form of punishment for rapists and child sex abusers: Rape/Sexual Abuse is one of the most heinous crimes imaginable in a modern civilized society . The judiciary came up with a statement for implementing castration as a punishment in rape cases. Castration means eitherRead More

Indian Art and Culture GK notes: Scientists of Medieval India

Indian Art and Culture GK notes: Scientists of Medieval India The medieval period marks the advent of Islam in India. The pattern of education as prevalent in Arab countries was gradually adopted during this period by the Muslim rulers. Maktabs and Madrasas came into existence in Medieval India. The two brothers, Sheikh AbdullahRead More

Indian Art and Culture GK notes: Scientists of Ancient India

Indian Art and Culture GK notes: Scientists of Ancient India This article lists the contributions of India to the world in the field of Mathematics and Science. It contains the information about the contributions made to knowledge by ancient Indian scientists like Baudhayan, Aryabhatta, Brahmgupta, Bhaskaracharya, Kanad, Varahamihira, Nagarjuna, Susruta, Charak, Patanjali andRead More