ENG.CURRENT AFFAIRS

Daily Current Affairs Mcq:1 MAY 2024

Daily Current Affairs Mcq:1 MAY 2024 1.Consider the following statements: 1.Ayodhya is a city located on the banks of the Saryu River in the Indian state of Uttar Pradesh. 2.Ayodhya was historically known as Saket. 3.The cities of Ayutthaya (Thailand) and Yogyakarta (Indonesia) are named after Ayodhya. How many of the above statements are correct? (a) … Read more

Daily Current Affairs Prelims Question 25-01-2024

Q 1.Consider the following statements with respect to Bharat Ratna Awards 1.Bharat Ratna is the highest civilian award in the country instituted in the year 1954. 2.In terms of Article 18 (1) of the Constitution, the award can be used as a prefix or suffix to the recipient’s name.The number of annual awards is restricted … Read more

Falkland Islands issue

Falkland Islands issue The Falkland Islands issue is a sovereignty dispute between the United Kingdom and Argentina over the Falkland Islands (also known as the Malvinas Islands). The United Kingdom has administered the islands since 1833, but Argentina claims them as its own. Falkland Islands The Falkland Islands are a self-governing British overseas territory in … Read more

Horn of Africa

Horn of Africa What is the Horn of Africa? The Horn of Africa is a peninsula in East Africa located on the Somali Plate. It is bounded by the Red Sea to the north, the Gulf of Aden to the east and the Indian Ocean to the south. The Horn of Africa includes the following … Read more

Deep Ocean Mission

What is Deep Ocean Mission and what is its importance? Deep Ocean Mission is an ambitious program launched by the Government of India in 2021. The objective of this program is to enhance our understanding of the ocean through manned and unmanned deep sea expeditions. Work to be done under Deep Ocean Mission 1.Development and … Read more

Road Accidents in India – 2022 Report

Road Accidents in India – 2022 Report The Road Accidents in India – 2022 report has been released by the Government of India. According to this report, road accidents are a serious problem in India. In 2022, a total of 4,12,432 road accidents occurred in India, in which 1,53,929 people lost their lives and 3,84,475 … Read more

UNESCO Creative Cities Network

UNESCO Creative Cities Network What is UNESCO Creative Cities Network? The UNESCO Creative Cities Network (UCCN) is a global initiative that recognizes cities with exceptional talent and potential in seven creative sectors.The UNESCO Creative Cities Network (UCCN) is a global network of cities that are committed to using culture and creativity as drivers for sustainable … Read more

West antarctic ice shelf is melting

West antarctic ice shelf is melting Antarctica is the southernmost continent on Earth. It is surrounded by the Southern Ocean and is the coldest, driest, and windiest continent on Earth. Antarctica is also the home to the largest ice sheet on Earth, which contains about 90% of the world’s fresh water. Melting of ice on … Read more