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Reading between the Lines: The Hindu 13 June 2024: What you should not miss!

Reading between the Lines: The Hindu 13 June 2024: What you should not miss! Page No. News Heading Key Concepts Page 1 Prime Minister to attend G-7 outreach meet in Italy Places in news: Apulia region; G7 and other major groups like G4, G10, G15, G20, G24, G33 and G77 Mains Q: Analyze the contemporary […]

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10 Jun | UPSC Current Affairs: Child Nutrition, Naturafrica Initiative, Mongla Port & More

UPSC GS 1 Child Nutrition Report 2024 News:  One in four children under age 5 around the world is experiencing severe food poverty, according to the recently released Child Nutrition Report 2024. About Child Nutrition Report 2024 Released by UNICEF: The Child Nutrition Report 2024 was published by the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF). Examination

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8 Jun | UPSC Current Affairs: World Wealth, QS Rankings, CBIC, PraVaHa, Ocean Report & More

UPSC GS 1 World Wealth Report 2024 News:  World Wealth Report 2024 has been released by the Capgemini Research Institute. Coverage: The report covers 71 countries, accounting for more than 98% of global gross national income and 99% of world stock market capitalization. Highlights: Global high-net-worth individuals (HNWI) wealth expanded by 4.7% in 2023, reaching

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7 Jun | UPSC Current Affairs: Gangetic Dolphins, Funan Techno Canal, Living Will & More

UPSC GS 1 Gangetic  Dolphins News: According to a recent report by the Wildlife Institute of India, there are more than 4000 dolphins in the Gangetic River basin. National Recognition: The Gangetic River dolphin was declared India’s national aquatic animal in 2009.  Echolocation and Navigation: The Gangetic River dolphin is blind and uses echolocation to

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6 Jun | UPSC Current Affairs: Mount Kanlaon, Rhine River, NOTA, UN Global Supply Chain Forum & More

UPSC GS 1 Mount Kanlaon News: Hundreds of people were sheltered in evacuation centres after Mount Kanlaon  erupted in the central Philippines. Location: Mount Kanlaon is a stratovolcano located in the north-central portion of the island of Negros, Philippines.  Description: It is the highest mountain on the island of Negros and the 42nd tallest peak

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5 Jun | UPSC Current Affairs: Ahilyabai Holkar, Exit Polls, Anti-incumbency, Sunkoshi River & More

UPSC GS 1 Ahilyabai Holkar News: Recently, the 300th birth anniversary of the Maratha queen Ahilya Bai Holkar was celebrated.  Early Life and Ascension to Power: Born on May 31, 1725, Maharani Ahilyabai Holkar became the Holkar Queen of the Maratha Malwa kingdom, India.  Khanderao Holkar’s death in the battle of Kumbher in 1754 led to

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4 Jun | UPSC Current Affairs: Hunga Ha’apai, IHR Amendments, Cryonics, and More

UPSC GS 1 Hunga Ha’apai News: The 2022 eruption of the Hunga Tonga-Hunga Ha’apai (Hunga Tonga) volcano in Tonga is the subject of a recent study in the Journal of Climate, exploring its climate impacts. Geographic Location: The Hunga Tonga-Hunga Ha’apai (Hunga Tonga) volcano is a submarine stratovolcano located in the Tongan archipelago in the

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3 Jun | UPSC Current Affairs: Sundhnuksgigar, Bela Printing, Moldova & More

UPSC GS 1 Sundhnuksgigar  News:  Sundhnuksgigar volcano in southwest Iceland recently erupted. Location: Sundhnuksgigar is located south of Reykjavik (Reykjavík is the capital and largest city of Iceland).  What are Volcanoes: According to the US Geological Survey, volcanoes are openings or vents where lava, tephra (small rocks), and steam erupt onto the Earth’s surface. Characteristics and

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1 Jun | UPSC Current Affairs: Sharavathi River, Dag Hammarskjold Medal, EMigrate Project & More

UPSC GS 1 Sharavathi River News: The National Green Tribunal (NGT) has ordered the State Environment Impact Assessment Authority to stop illegal sand mining in the Sharavathi river coastal zone. Sharavathi River: Flow Direction: West, draining into the Arabian Sea. Origin: Ambutirthha in the Western Ghats, Shimoga district, Karnataka. Notable Waterfall: Jog Falls, one of

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31 May | UPSC Current Affairs: Vivekananda Rock Memorial, AMRUT Scheme, Gene Drives & More

UPSC GS1 Vivekananda Rock Memorial News: First pictures of Prime Minister Narendra Modi meditating at the Vivekananda Rock Memorial were recently released. Location: Vivekananda Rock Memorial is located on a small island off Kanyakumari, Tamil Nadu.  Surrounding Waters: It is surrounded by the Laccadive Sea, where the Bay of Bengal, the Indian Ocean, and the Arabian

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