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GS Mains Test Series 2018
GS Mains Test Series 2018

Current Analyst: (16 – 31) Mar, 2016

1. POLITY & GOVERNANCE
1.1 Sedition
1.2 Debate on Sedition
1.3 Supreme Court upholds rules to support Good Samaritans
1.4 Indian Penal Code (Punjab Amendment) Bill, 2016
1.5 Haryana Backward Classes Bill, 2016
(Reservation in Services & Admission in Educational Institutions)
1.6 Constitution Bench to decide on National Court of Appeal
1.7 Regionalism: Vidarbha statehood demand
1.8 Sutlej-Yamuna Link Canal Issue
1.9 Uttarakhand crisis
1.10 Article-356
1.11 Photos of executive in Public Advertisements
1.12 E-governance for trade facilitation
1.13 Raj-NET

 
2. INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS
2.1India supplies Electricity to Bangladesh gets Internet Bandwidth in return
2.2Indo-Pak relations: Spying
2.3Indo – UAE relations
2.4Syrian Government Recaptures Palmyra
2.5Kurdistan?
2.6First Civilian Government formed in Myanmar after 50 Years
2.7Refugee crisis in Europe
2.8Nepal-China relations
2.9North Korea test-fired two Medium-Range Ballistic Missiles
2.10 Cuba -US relations
2.11 Navy’s aircraft on mission in Seychelles
2.12 Indo-UK Relations : New Immigration Rules

 
3. INTERNAL SECURITY & GLOBAL TERRORISM
3.1Brussel Attacks
3.2Arnvesh
3.3Defence Procurement Policy 2016
3.4Reliance Defence signs Joint Venture with Israel’s Rafael for air-to-air missiles

 
4. ECONOMY
4.1Government Permits 100% FDI in e-Commerce
4.2Government Eases Cabotage norms
4.3Marginal Cost of Funds based Lending Rate (MCLR)
4.4Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana Scheme
4.5India, China led investments in Renewable Energy in 2015: UN
4.6Reserve Bank of India Governor’s view on Global Economy
4.7Rate cut in Small Savings Schemes
4.8Rural Housing under “Housing for All”
4.9CBDT Committee Report on Taxation of E-Commerce
4.10 Vodafone moves ICJ over Tax Arbitration with India

 
5. SCIENCE
5.1 Abel Prize
5.2Planet HD 20782
5.3Internet Corporation for Assigned Names & Numbers (ICANN)
5.4Kakrapar Leak
5.5Project Loon
5.6Project White Spaces
5.7Ideonella Sakaiensis (Plastic Degrading Bacteria)

 
6. ENVIRONMENT
6.1E-Waste (Management) Rules – 2016
6.2 Use of Plastic Banned in Karanataka
6.3IPBES Report on Pollinator
6.4 UNESCO updates Protected Biosphere Reserves list
6.5 North African catfish

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