2017: Point-Wise Current-Affairs/GS Articles

  • May 1, 2017
  • 1 Malaria Vaccine to Be Tested [ Health ]

    The first malaria vaccine will be tested on the three chosen African countries by the World health Organization. Ghana, Kenya and Malawi are the countries, which will begin piloting the injectable vaccine next year with young children.

    Malaria vaccine to be tested

    Malaria Vaccine to Be Tested

    Malaria vaccine to be tested

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  • 2 Proposal for New Financial Year [ Policy/Governance ]

    We have had 150 year of financial year, which has been made by the British. Prime Minister Narendra Modi has given a new financial year from January to December instead of the current financial year that is from April to March, adopted in 1867.

    Proposal for new financial year

    Proposal for New Financial Year

    Proposal for new financial year

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  • 3 India is 5th Largest Military Spender [ Country/State Ranks/Indices ]

    India has grown on the military expenses around 8.5 % by 2016. This made the country 5th largest spender. The figure was released by the Stockholm International Peace Research Institute (SIPRI) revealed on Monday. As per the figure the US tops the list with a growth of 1.7 per ce

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  • 4 No to Service Charge [ Policy/Governance ]

    The new rule gave relief to many customers who loved food. The service charge we pay at the hotel shall not be mandatory and it’s totally voluntary. This has been said by the food and consumer affair minister Ram Vilas Paswan after the government approved the relevant.

    No to service charge on Food

    No to Service Charge on Food

    No to service charge on Food

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  • 5 Letter of Intent Issues for the Purchase of 16, 15,000 VVPATs [ Policy/Governance ]

    The letter of intent had been issues by the Election Commission of India for the purchase of 16, 15, 000 Voter Verifiable Paper Audit Trails with an estimated cost of Rs. 3, 173.47 crore during 2017 - 18 and 2018 - 19 from PSUs BEL and ECIL. The letter had communicated which was

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  • 6 Third Meeting of Governing Council [ Policy/Governance ]

    The 3rd meeting of the Governing Council took place, the CEO of NITI Aayog Shri Amitabh kant, reviewed the work done by the Niti Aayog. The work of transforming the economy and cooperation with states in the sectors of education, health etc. he spoke about the work done by the su

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  • 7 India Becomes No 2 LPG Importer [ Policy/Governance ]

    Japan had been replaced by India for being the number two importer of liquefied petroleum gas and LPG. This gave a push to Narendra Modi’s call for the ‘safer kitchen’. Many households in India uses fuel which increases the pollution and also exposes the women to various life thr

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  • 8 उच्च दस समाचार (Top Ten News April 2017 in Hindi) [ News Snippets (Hindi) ]

    वाशिंगटन: - अमरीकी राष्ट्रपति डोनाल्ड ट्रंप ने सीआईए को आतंकारी समूहों के खिलाफ ड्रोन हमले करने का अधिकार दे दिया है। यह निर्णय पाकिस्तान पर प्रभावी हो सकता है। द (यह) वाल (भीत) स्ट्रीट (पथ) जर्नल (विस्तृत) के हवाले से खबर है कि ओबामा प्रशासन ने नीतियों में बदलाव करके ड्रोन हमले

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  • 9 उच्च छ: समाचार (Top Six News in Hindi) [ News Snippets (Hindi) ]

    अमरीका: - अमरीका की खुफिया एजेंसी (कार्यस्थान/प्रतिनिधित्व) सेंट्रल (मुख्य) इंटेलीजेंस (बुद्धि) एजेंसी (सीआईए) के बारे में विकिलीक्स ने खुलासा किया है कि वह स्मार्ट (आकर्षक) फोन (दूरभाष से बात करना), स्मार्ट (आकर्षक) टेलीविजन (दूरदर्शन), ंइटरनेट और कारों के जरिए जासूसी कर रहा है

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  • May 1, 2017
  • 1 उच्च पद्रंह समाचार (Top Fifteen News)(in Hindi) [ News Snippets (Hindi) ]

    बीजिंग: - चीन अब विदेशों में भी अपने नौसैनिकों की अधिक संख्या में तैनाती करेगा। जहां चीन इन नौसैनिकों की तैनाती करेगा उसमें बलूचिस्तान स्थित ग्वादर बंदरगाह और हिंद महासागर का जिबूती मिलिट्री (फौजी) लॉजिस्टिक्स (तार्किक) बेस (अड्‌डा) शामिल है। चीन यहां अपने नौसैनिकों की संख्या को

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  • 2 अंतरिक्ष एवं खोज ( Space and Research ) [ News Snippets (Hindi) ]

    सौर मंडल: -वैज्ञानिको ने हमारे जैसा ही एक और सौर मंडल ढूंढ लिया है। इसमें पृथ्वी के आकार के सात ग्रह हैं। ये सभी छोटे तारे ट्रेपिस्ट-1 का चक्ककर लगाते हैं। नासा के वैज्ञानिकों के मुताबिक इनमें से तीन ग्रहों में समुद्र भी है। इससे वहां जीवन होने यानी एलियंस की मौजूदगी की पूरी संभ

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  • 3 यूनानी दिवस चिकित्सा पद्धति (Medical Day Medicine) [ News Snippets (Hindi) ]

    प्रस्तावना: - यूनानी चिकित्सा पद्धति की अरब देशों से शुरुआत हुई और यूनान में इसे बढ़ाया गया। यूनानी चिकित्सक बुकरात ने इसे एक चिकित्सा शैली के रूप मेे विकसित किया व बाद में जालीनूस, शेखबू अली सीना, जकररिया राजी, इब्ने नफीस ने अपने विशेष योगदान से इसे एक संपूर्ण इलाज की पद्धति में

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  • 4 Petrol, Diesel Soon Shall Be at Your Doorstep [ Policy/Governance ]

    The petroleum ministry on Friday tweeted that it will make it possible to send petrol and diesel at home. This is made to help the consumers to avoid spending excessive time and long queues at fuel stations. About 3.5 crore people come to fuel stations every day. As of now only L

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  • 5 ISRO’S Mission Venus [ Science/Technology ]

    Post the Mars mission, the Indian Space Research Organization’s is planning for a mission to Venus. Though various speculations have been made regarding the launch but the officials have said that the launch will not be happening before 2020. That has been planning to spend a spa

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  • 6 📹 Super-Earth Discovered [ Science/Technology ]

    The Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics scientists has found a new super-earth like planet. Since the one we found 40 years back which was twice the size of mother earth. It has happened yet again. It has LHS 1140b which is orbiting the habitable zone of a small red dwarf

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  • 7 China Announced Names for Cities in Arunachal Pradesh [ International Relations/Organizations ]

    China has kept the names for the six places in Arunachal Pradesh and it has termed the action as “legitimate action”. China made this move to show that the state belongs to the country and claims it as South Tibet. On April 14th the names were written in Chinese characters, Tibet

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  • 8 Generic Medicine Should Be Used by Doctors [ Policy/Governance ]

    PM Narendra Modi has announced that the doctors will have to prescribe generic medicine other than the more expensive branded ones. The government will make a mandatory code on the marketing prices which will ensure that the doctors and the pharmacists will follow the rule.

    Generic medicine should be used by Doctors

    Generic Medicine Should Be Used by Doctors

    Generic medicine should be used by Doctors

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  • 9 NGO Barred from Receiving Foreign Funds [ International Relations/Organizations ]

    An NGO has been barred by the government from receiving any kind of foreign fund including from Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation for the alleged violation of the law. The FCRA registration of the Public Health Foundation of India has been cancelled by the home ministry. The law

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  • May 1, 2017
  • 1 विश्व रेडियो दिवस (World Radio Day) (in Hindi) [ News Snippets (Hindi) ]

    प्रस्तावना: - रेडियो हमारी जिंदगी का अहम अंग है। आवाज की दुनिया मेें रेडिया नायक बनकर उभरा और अपनी भूमिका को बरकरार रखे हुए है। संचार के माध्यम भले ही बदले हों लेकिन रेडियो ने अपनी प्रासंगिकता को बनाए रखा है। दुनिया भर में 13 फरवरी को रेडियो दिवस मनाया जाएगा। ये अवसर रहेगा कि हम

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  • 2 📹 Highlight on Our Guests - Expected Questions for 2017 [ Environment/Ecology ]

    We will be covering the important questions and topics for competitive examinations for 2017 related to environment, biodiversity, ecosystem and related policies. As per video tutorials and lectures at Youtube@Examrace

    Expected Questions on Environment and Biodiversity Part 1


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  • 3 इसरो दव्ारा104उपग्रह अंतरिक्ष में सफलतापूर्वक छोड़े (ISRO104 Satellites Successfully Left in Space) [ News Snippets (Hindi) ]

    प्रस्तावना: -असीम अंतरिक्ष संभावनाओं का खुला आमंत्रण है। कुछ दशक पहले तक हम अपने रॉकेट (अग्नि बाण) को साइकिल के कैरियर पर प्रक्षेपण के लिए ले जाते थे। लेकिन हार नही मानी। आज इसरो (भारतीय अंतरिक्ष अनुसंधान संगठन) मजबूती से बढ़ रहा है। विकसित देश भी अपने उपग्रह के प्रक्षेपण के लिए

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  • Apr 28, 2017
  • 1 उच्च पद्रंह समाचार (Top Fifteen News) [ News Snippets (Hindi) ]

    मैक्सिको: - विदेश नीति के मामले में नए अमेरिकी राष्ट्रंपति ट्रंप के आक्रामक रुख का एक और मामला सामने आया है। इस मामले में ट्रंप ने मैक्सिकों को धमकी दी है। इससे पहले उन्होंने मैक्सिको और अमेरिका की सीमा पर दीवार बनाने के प्रस्ताव को मंजूरी दी थी। नए मामले में उन्होंने मैक्सिको क

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  • 2 विज्ञान दिवस (Science Day) [ News Snippets (Hindi) ]

    प्रस्तावना: -ज्ञान का परिष्कृत और उन्नत स्वरूप है विज्ञान। आदिकाल में मनुष्य को अंधेरें से डर लगता था। सहज वृत्ति और विज्ञान ने पत्थरों की रगड़ से मनुष्य ने आग की खोज की। अंधेरा हटा और मानव ने विज्ञान को आत्मसात किया। तर्क की कसौटी पर कसने के बाद ही विभिन्न वैज्ञानिक सिद्धांतों क

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  • 3 The Youngest UN Messenger of Peace [ Awards ]

    The Union Nations has bestowed the highest honor UN Messenger of Peace upon Nobel Peace prize laureate Malala Yousafzai. She had been described as a symbol of the most important thing in the world-education for all. Because of this r4eason she became the youngest ever UN Messenge

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  • 4 ज्ञान-विज्ञान और अंतरिक्ष (Knowledge and Space) [ News Snippets (Hindi) ]

    टोक्यो (जापान): - जापान का अंतरिक्ष कचरे को साफ करने का एक प्रयोग विफल हो गया। जापान एयरोस्पेस एक्सप्लोरेशन एजेंसी (खोज यात्रा, कार्यस्थान) के वैज्ञानिकों ने जाल बनाने वाली कंपनी की मदद से एक इलेक्ट्रो डायनमिक (विद्युत, गति और बल के अध्ययन से संबंधित भैतिकी की शाखा) जाल बनाया था

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  • 5 अमेरिका में सात मुस्लिम देशों पर प्रतिबंध और विरोध(7 Muslim Countries Banned and Protest in America) [ News Snippets (Hindi) ]

    प्रस्तावना: -अमरीकी राष्ट्रपति डोनाल्ड ट्रंप ने अपने देश में सात देशों के नागरिकों की प्रवेश देने का फरमान जारी किया है। लेकिन हजार संभावनाओं वाले देश अमरीका का इतिहास प्रवासियों का ही रहा है। कुछ सौ वर्ष पूर्व यूरोप से यहां के लोग आकर बसे थे। उन्होंने अमरीका महादव्ीप के मूल निव

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  • 6 📹 The Growth in Global Economy by 3.5% [ Economy ]

    As predicted by the IMF the global economy would have a growth of 3.5 % in 2017. The projection given this year is slightly higher than what IMF had given last year. The improvement had proved to be good economic news in Europe and Asia. The momentum had been building up since th

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  • 7 New Real Estate (Regulation & Development) Act [ Economy ]

    The new Real Estate (Regulation & Development) Act (RERA) will come into action from May 1st, 2017. This new law will give new shape to the real estate. It will give transparency and accountability of the entire real estate sector. It will also benefit the buyer in many huge ways

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  • 8 The Banning the Use of Red Beacon Decided by Union Cabinet [ Policy/Governance ]

    The Union Cabinet has decided to put a ban on the use of red beacons which atop cars of VIPs. Three categories had been exempted from the ban which was the President, Vice- President and Chief Justice of India. The exemption had been applied to the emergency service vehicles. Acc

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  • 9 The First ‘Made in India’ Robot [ Science/Technology ]

    The Tata Motors have unveiled the first ‘conceptualized, designed and manufactured articulated industrial robot’ called “BRABO”. BRABO stands for “Bravo Robot”. The robot has been developed indigenously for micro, small and medium enterprises (MSME) in India. It has been develope

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