Current Affairs

Islam Qala

Recently Islam Qala had fallen to the Taliban.It is a border town in the western Herat province of Afghanistan, near the Afghanistan–Iran border. It is the official entry by land ...

Andhra Pradesh to give 10% Reservation for EWS

The Andhra Pradesh government has announced 10% reservation for the Kapu community and other Economically Weaker Sections (EWS) for appointments in the initial posts and services in the State government ...

India’s First Monk Fruit (Siraitia grosvenorii) Cultivation Started in Kullu

The first ever monk fruit cultivation exercise in India has been started in Kullu, Himachal Pradesh, having suitable agroclimatic conditions. The plant prefers mountainous area with an annual mean temperature ...

‘FASTER’: SC Initiative to implement its Orders Swiftly

On 16 July 2021, Chief Justice of the Supreme Court of India N.V. Ramana announced a scheme called ‘FASTER’ or ‘Fast and Secure Transmission of Electronic Records’ by which the ...

Pulitzer winner Indian Photojournalist Danish Siddiqui Passes Away

Noted Indian photojournalist Danish Siddiqui was killed on 16th July 2021 during a clash between the Afghan Special Forces and Taliban attackers in Spin Boldak district, which has a contentious ...

Orissa HC appoints Panel to assess Condition of Leprosy Patients

The Orissa High Court has appointed a committee of three lawyers to check the living condition of people with leprosy to understand their needs.In 2006-2007, Odisha was declared “leprosy free” ...

‘WHO’ issues new Recommendations on Human Genome Editing

The World Health Organization has issued new recommendations on human genome editing.


Cabinet Committees Reconstituted after the reshuffle in Ministry

Under the Government of India (Transaction of Business) Rules, 1961, the Government has reconstituted Cabinet Committees recently after the reshuffle of ministry.


India’s Single Largest Solar Park to come up at Rann of Kutch

NTPC Renewable Energy Ltd, a 100% subsidiary of NTPC will set up 4750 MW renewable energy park at Rann of Kutch in Khavada, Gujarat.


Sher Bahadur Deuba becomes Nepal’s Prime Minister

On 13th July 2021, Nepali Congress President Sher Bahadur Deuba was appointed as Prime Minister for the fifth time.Earlier, on 12th July 2021, the Supreme Court of Nepal overturned Prime ...

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