18 August Current Affairs – Daily News

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CIVIL SNIPPETS   India, Bhutan vow to strengthen ties, ink 10 MoUs #GS2 #IR   Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his Bhutanese counterpart Lotay Tshering held wide ranging talks on Saturday and discussed steps to further expand the bilateral partnership across several sectors. The two countries also signed 10 MoUs to infuse new energy in … Read more 18 August Current Affairs – Daily News

17 August Current Affairs – Daily News

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CIVIL SNIPPETS   U.N. Security Council meeting on Kashmir: Stop terror to start talks, India tells Pakistan- Sriram Lakshman #GS2 #IR   Reiterating that issues around Article 370, i.e., special status to Jammu & Kashmir, were an internal matter, India played down the significance of Friday’s UN Security Council’s “closed consultation” meeting on Kashmir.   … Read more 17 August Current Affairs – Daily News

16 August Current Affairs – Daily News

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CIVIL SNIPPETS   Independence Day speech: Modi announces Chief of Defence Staff post, Jal Jeevan Mission- Nistula Hebbar #GS2 #Governance   Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s Independence Day address from the ramparts of the Red Fort was not only a summing up of what his newly re-elected government had accomplished in the last 75 days but … Read more 16 August Current Affairs – Daily News

14 August Current Affairs – Daily News

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CIVIL SNIPPETS   Centre sets the ball rolling for Jammu and Kashmir polls- Nistula Hebbar #GS2 #Governance   The earliest possible date for Assembly polls in the new Union Territory of Jammu and Kashmir is around March next year, officials in the Home Ministry indicated, as the Election Commission (EC) held its first meeting for … Read more 14 August Current Affairs – Daily News

13 August Current Affairs – Daily News

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CIVIL SNIPPETS   Decision on Kashmir doesn’t affect LAC, Delhi tells Beijing #GS2 #IR   External Affairs Minister S. Jaishankar reassured China that New Delhi’s decision to exercise greater administrative control over Ladakh would have no implications for India’s external boundaries or the Line of Actual Control with China.   “The legislative measures were aimed … Read more 13 August Current Affairs – Daily News

12 August Current Affairs – Daily News

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CIVIL SNIPPETS   ‘Uber for tractors’: Government to launch app to aid farmers #GS2 #Governance   A laser-guided land leveller harnesses technology to accurately flatten a field in a fraction of the time used by a traditional oxen-powered scraper.   Farmers save precious groundwater and increase productivity by 10 to 15%.   Such hitech levellers … Read more 12 August Current Affairs – Daily News

10 August Current Affairs – Daily News

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CIVIL SNIPPETS   At Yamuna pilot project launch, CM credits BJP Union Minister #GS2 #Governance   Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal gave “90% credit” to Union Jal Shakti Minister Gajendra Singh Shekhawat for a pilot project to store Yamuna floodwaters in reservoirs along the floodplains in the city.   Earlier in the day, Mr. Kejriwal and … Read more 10 August Current Affairs – Daily News

9 August Current Affairs – Daily News

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CIVIL SNIPPETS   Statehood for Jammu & Kashmir will be restored, says Prime Minister Modi #GS2 #Governance   Two days after both Houses of Parliament cleared the reading down of Article 370 and the reorganisation of the State of Jammu and Kashmir into two separate Union Territories, Prime Minister Narendra Modi, in a televised address … Read more 9 August Current Affairs – Daily News