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10 Jul | UPSC Current Affairs: Panchagnaga River, Graphene, UN High Seas Treaty, and More

UPSC GS 1 Panchagnaga River News: Panchaganga has risen again after moderate rainfall in Kolhapur. Overview:  The Panchaganga River is an ancient river and a tributary of the Krishna River. It originates from the Sahyadri mountain ranges in Maharashtra. Origin:  The river emerges from Prayag Sangam in Chikhlee Taluka, a small village in the Kolhapur […]

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9 Jul | UPSC Current Affairs: Gandaki River, BBPS, Uranium, Regenerative Braking & More

UPSC GS 1 Gandaki River News: A 15-year-old bridge over the Gandaki River collapsed in Bihar’s Saran district. Alternative Names: Also known as the Narayani and Gandak, it is one of the major rivers in Nepal and a left-bank tributary of the Ganges in India. Origin: Formed by the union of the Kali and Trisuli

9 Jul | UPSC Current Affairs: Gandaki River, BBPS, Uranium, Regenerative Braking & More Read More »

8 Jul | UPSC Current Affairs: Shree Jagannath Temple, Gallantry Awards, Mount Etna, Pangong Lake, and More

UPSC GS 1 Shree Jagannath Temple News: The annual Lord Jagannath’s Rath Yatra has begun in Odisha’s Puri. Introduction: Puri, located in the Indian state of Odisha, is renowned for the world-famous Shri Jagannath Temple and its longest golden beach.  Dham: It holds a significant place as one of the four holiest sites (Dhamas) in

8 Jul | UPSC Current Affairs: Shree Jagannath Temple, Gallantry Awards, Mount Etna, Pangong Lake, and More Read More »

6 Jul | UPSC Current Affairs: Kaveri River, Moidams, ICOMOS, Typhon Weapons System & More

UPSC GS 1 Kaveri River News:  The Karnataka state government has established a nine-member committee to investigate the contamination of the Kaveri River and propose solutions to address the issue. Kaveri River (Cauvery River): The Cauvery River is one of the major rivers of the peninsula. Origin: Rises on Brahmagiri Hill in the Western Ghats,

6 Jul | UPSC Current Affairs: Kaveri River, Moidams, ICOMOS, Typhon Weapons System & More Read More »

5 Jul | UPSC Current Affairs: BRICS, NIRMAN Portal, Money Mule, Nightjar & More

UPSC GS 1 American Declaration of Independence News: July 4 marks the 248th Independence Day of the United States. American Revolution:  The Revolutionary War took place from 1775-83 also known as the American Revolution. Cause: Tensions between residents of Great Britain’s 13 North American colonies and the colonial government, which represented the British crown. Major

5 Jul | UPSC Current Affairs: BRICS, NIRMAN Portal, Money Mule, Nightjar & More Read More »

4 Jul | UPSC Current Affairs: World Drug Report 2024, Saryu River, Swami Vivekananda & More

UPSC GS 1 World Drug Report 2024  News: The United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime has published the World Drug Report 2024. World Drug Report: This annual report by the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC) provides an overview of global, regional, and subregional trends in drug demand and supply. Key Findings: 

4 Jul | UPSC Current Affairs: World Drug Report 2024, Saryu River, Swami Vivekananda & More Read More »

3 Jul | UPSC Current Affairs: Boat Race, Criminal Laws, Spacecraft, Moss, AI, and More

UPSC GS 1 Nouka Baich Boat Race News: As the south-west monsoon sets in, the traditional nouka baich boat races will soon begin in various rural areas of West Bengal. Traditional Significance: Nouka baich is a celebrated traditional boat race in West Bengal. Timing: These races typically take place in September, during the last weeks

3 Jul | UPSC Current Affairs: Boat Race, Criminal Laws, Spacecraft, Moss, AI, and More Read More »

2 Jul | UPSC Current Affairs: Minami-Torishima, Santhal Tribe, eSankhyiki Portal & More

UPSC GS 1    Minami-Torishima Island News:  A  survey conducted by University of Tokyo has found the seabed around Minami-Tori-shima island harboring 610,000 metric tons of cobalt and 740,000 metric tons of nickel. Definition: Minami-Torishima Island, also known as Marcus Island, is a significant and unique part of Japan’s territory.  Location and Geography:  It is the

2 Jul | UPSC Current Affairs: Minami-Torishima, Santhal Tribe, eSankhyiki Portal & More Read More »

1 Jul | UPSC Current Affairs: Santhal Hul, NQAS, Shyok River, Saubhagya Scheme, AIPI & More

UPSC GS 1 Santhal Hul News: June 30 marked the 169th anniversary of the Santhal Hul. Overview Revolt Against Imperialism: Led by brothers Sidho, Kanho, Chand, and Bhairav Murmu, along with sisters Phulo and Jhano. Anniversary: June 30 marks the 169th anniversary of the uprising, one of the first peasant revolts against British colonial oppression.

1 Jul | UPSC Current Affairs: Santhal Hul, NQAS, Shyok River, Saubhagya Scheme, AIPI & More Read More »

29 Jun | UPSC Current Affairs: Pallikaranai Marshland, Geoportals, Exploration Licences, Steriphopus Wangala, Juno Probe & More

UPSC GS 1 Pallikaranai Marshland News: The Tamil Nadu Government plans to build a high level bridge between Kamatchi Hospital in Pallikaranai and Thoraipakkam to protect the Pallikaranai marshland. Introduction:  The Pallikaranai Marshland is a significant freshwater and partly saline wetland located about 20 kilometres south of Chennai, Tamil Nadu.  It stands as one of

29 Jun | UPSC Current Affairs: Pallikaranai Marshland, Geoportals, Exploration Licences, Steriphopus Wangala, Juno Probe & More Read More »

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