INDEX

HISTORY

  1. Satnami Rebellion 1-1
  2. Sultanpur Lodhi 1-2
  3. Origin of Urdu Language 2-3
  4. Sittannavasal 3-3

POLITY & GOVERNANCE

  1. Strength of Lok Sabha 4-5
  2. How SC chooses CJI 5-6
  3. Naga peace accord 6-7
  4. Legislative council 7-8
  5. Van Dhan Internship Programme 8-8
  6. National medical commission 8-9
  7. One Nation One FASTag scheme 9-9
  8. Pardoning power of president/governor 9-10
  9. Making political parties accountable 11-12
  10. Recalling 2018 order of diluting provisions of the SC and ST Act, 1989 12-12
  11. Village Secretariat programme of AP 12-12
  12. Consumer App 13-13
  13. Right to forgotten 13-14
  14. V P Menon’s role in accession of J & K and other states 14-15
  15. Regional supreme court benches 15-16
  16. National Population Register (NPR) 2020 16-17
  17. Impeachment of US president 17-18
  18. Sardar Patel National Unity Award 18-19
  19. Multi-purpose unique ID card 19-19

INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS

  1. Withdrawal of US forces from north-east Syria 20-20
  2. Dutch connection of Kerala 20-21
  3. Ex Eastern Bridge-V 21-21
  4. KHON Ramlila 21-21
  5. Tulagi Island 21-21
  6. Exercise DHARMA GUARDIAN – 2019 22-22
  7. Mariam Thresia 22-22
  8. Modi-Xi Jinping meeting 22-23
  9. CORPAT 23-23
  10. UNHRC 23-23
  11. New Brexit deal 23-24
  12. Kurds 25-25
  13. ‘Dark Grey’ list of FATF 25-26
  14. RCEP 26-27
  15. Mahabalipuram’s china connection 27-28
  16. WHO India Country Cooperation Strategy 2019– 2023 28-28
  17. India-bangladesh 29-29
  18. India-US ties and Russia 29-31
  19. Iran and India 31-31
  20. Nomadic Elephant-XIV and Ex Ekuverin 31-31
  21. Exercise MALABAR 2019 32-32
  22. Kashmir Issue at UN and Line of control 32-33

ECONOMY

  1. ISAPTI IRADA 34-34
  2. Participatory Guarantee Scheme (PGS) 34-34
  3. 10 public sector banks to be merged into four 34-36
  4. Zero Budget Natural Farming (ZBNF) 36-37
  5. Rise in Mobile Phone Exports 37-38
  6. The food industry’s role in sustainable development 38-39
  7. Government bans export of Onions 39-39
  8. Eight core industries’ output contracts (negative growth) by 0.5% in August 2019 39-39
  9. The link between jobs, farming and climate 39-40
  10. Prakash Portal 40-40
  11. Vande Bharat Express 40-40
  12. In economic growth, Bangladesh leads South Asian group 40-40
  13. Foreign Direct Investment 2.0 41-42
  14. Fourth bi-monthly monetary policy statement, 2019-20 42-42
  15. Electric Vehicle (EV) Charging Guidelines 42-43
  16. Microfinance 43-43
  17. The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) cut the repo rate 43-44
  18. National e-Assessment Centre (NeAC) 44-44
  19. Slowdown effects more pronounced in India: IMF 44-44
  20. India slips 10 places in global competitiveness index 44-44
  21. Assam tea estates violating labour laws 45-45
  22. Industrial output shrinks by 1.1% in August 2019 45-45
  23. Downturn in India’s economy 45-46
  24. Tax evasion and base erosion and profit shifting 46-47
  25. The economic slowdown in the country 47-48
  26. Economics Nobel 48-49
  27. Experimental approach to alleviating global poverty 49-50
  28. Financial stability and the RBI 50-51
  29. Indigenous breeds record marginal rise 51-51
  30. India Innovation Index 2019 51-52
  31. Randomized controlled trial 52-53
  32. Vehicle registrations fell 12.9% in September 53-53
  33. Merchant discount rate (MDR) 53-53
  34. Non-Performing Asset 53-55

SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY

  1. WIS, WIBS 56-56
  2. India Innovation Index (III) 2019 56-56
  3. Microbial fuel cells 57-57
  4. National AI strategy and action 57-58
  5. Elastocaloric effect 58-58
  6. Teaching and education methods based on neuroscience 58-59
  7. Can government intercept WhatsApp? 59-61
  8. Surveillance technologies including facial recognition by China 61-62
  9. Gemini System 62-63
  10. Youth Co:Lab 63-63
  11. EEHV 63-64
  12. Starship 64-65
  13. Project NETRA 65-66
  14. Fuel cell technology 66-66
  15. Radioactive Cesium Technology 66-67
  16. Quantum Supremacy 67-67
  17. Methane-powered Rocket Engine 68-68

ENVIRONMENT

  1. Deemed Forests 69-69
  2. Annual Ganges river dolphin census 69-69
  3. Plastic pollution in A&N Islands 69-70
  4. Coalition for Disaster Resilient Infrastructure (CDRI) 70-71
  5. mHariyali 71-71
  6. Emission Trading Scheme (Ets)Of Gujrat 72-73
  7. Clean Air Fund 73-73
  8. Waste Management Rules -Swm Rules,Ews Rules 73-74
  9. IPCC Report on the Ocean and Cryosphere in Changing Climate 74-75
  10. Radioactive Cesium Technology For Measuring Soil Erosion 75-75
  11. Forest-Plus 2.0 Programme 75-76
  12. Climate Vulnerability Map Of India 76-77
  13. Climate Change and Ocean Warming 77-77
  14. Role of Volcanoes in Global Warming 77-78
  15. Plastic Ban Challenges 78-79
  16. MOSAiC Mission 79-80
  17. Green Crackers 80-80
  18. Urbanisation at the Cost of Environment (Mumbai’s Aarey) 80-81
  19. Graded Response Action Plan 81-82

SOCIAL ISSUES

  1. SUMAN scheme 83-84
  2. DHRUV initiative 84-85
  3. e-DantSeva 85-85
  4. “Eat Right India” Movement 85-86
  5. farmer’s distress 86-87
  6. Online censorship 87-88
  7. Rheumatic fever 88-88
  8. School Education Quality Index 88-89
  9. Population Pyramid 89-89
  10. 100 per cent Open Defecation Free (ODF) 90-90
  11. Ranitidine 90-91
  12. Need for Anti Torture legislation 91-92
  13. “Voluntary Code of Ethics” for social media 92-92
  14. ‘TB Harega Desh Jeetega’ Campaign 93-93
  15. Participatory Guarantee Scheme 93-94
  16. UMMID Initiative 94-94