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General Studies-01

Triple talaq

  • Triple talaq is the recently highly discussed topic of Islamic divorce practice under this system male partner only have to utter talaq three time and talaq being done

  • This law make women life more vulnerable to social evil and exclusion

  • This practice also not in practice in some Islamic country so india government want to form uniform civil code which is the directive principle of state policy under article 44

  • But here Islamic social organization opposing this idea on the name of the minority religious protection that is fundamental right

  • Here government can make on two basis that is DPSP can override FR if there is common good

  • On the other hand supreme court also can decide on what constitute core part of the religious

General Studies-02


  • The Rashtriya Uchchatar Shiksha Abhiyan (RUSA), started by the ministry of human resources for the reform and development in high education to make it inclusive

  • RUSA is the Centrally Sponsored Scheme (CSS) of the Department of Higher Education, MHRD which aims to provide strategic central funding to State Higher Education Departments and Institutions and achieve the broad objectives of access, equity and excellence.

  • The State Higher Education Departments and Institutions undertake certain governance, academic and administrative reforms as a pre-requisite to be entitled for RUSA grants.

VVPAT machine and transparency in election

  • Voter verified paper audit trail is the new version of the EVM in which one extra unit of the printing will be joined by which voter can see to whom his/her vote done

  • In this machine printing slip in machine will be displayed for 07 second to verify the vote that person given to any party or candidate

General Studies-03

Forest fire in indian forest

  • Forest fire is the wide area incident that led to vast danger to the biodiversity of the forest

  • Forest fire have major reason is the lower down of the biological burden of the forest or hydrological deficit in the forest

  • Carrying capacity principle of the biology is the vital for the balance in ecosystem

  • Draught situation and heat wave also make it worst case for the forest fire

Air pollution in india

  • Cases of the pollution become vicious cycle that can not be reversed and also affect local climate with greater impact on disaster

  • So major area of the focus should be prevention of the pollution that is creative idea so we can use more public transportation

  • Air pollution in India causes at least a million deaths annually. In Delhi alone, over 30,000 people die every year due to air pollution, the main causes of which are increasing road traffic and factory pollutants, and crop and waste burning.

  • One such solution is the creation of high-occupancy toll lanes, or HOT lanes. This refers to reserving one or more lanes on selected roads and highways for cars carrying more than a single occupant

  • its implementation would require important considerations relating to whether it should be enforced during particular hours, or whether the minimum number of passengers required to avail of the benefit should be two or more, or whether HOT lane commuters will pay a lower road toll or will be completely exempt from it, to name a few.

  • Drivers are supposed to carry a valid pollution under control (PUC) certificate with them. This is based on the Bharat Stage norms (BS) which are based on European regulations. While the latest BS-IV norms are due to be enforced in the whole country from this month onwards, there is no system for differential toll treatment for higher polluting vehicles and trucks.

CURRENT AFFAIRS Multiple Choice Questions

Q.1 consider the following statement about paika revolt is/are correct

1. this revolt take place in coromandal coast in orrisa

2. this revolt was against zamindar

A. 1 only

B. 2 only

C. both

D. none

Correct answer: Option A

Q.2 consider the following statement about jallianvala bagh massacre is/are correct

1. this take place in opposition of rollet act

2. this incident lead to punishment to general dyre

A. 1 only

B. 2 only

C. both

D. none

Correct answer: Option A


Q.3 consider the following statement about adjournment motion is/are correct

1. This motion only can be presented in the lok sabha

2. adjournment sine die means desolution of the house

A. 1 only

B. 2 only

C. both

D. none

Correct answer: Option D


Q.4 consider the following statement about internet is/are correct

1. Access to internet is the fundamental right in India

2. This right comes under right to speech and expression

A. 1 only

B. 2 only

C. both

D. none

Correct answer: Option C


Q.5 bird flu is caused by the which virus

A. H5N5



D. H1N5

Correct answer: Option B

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