Month: February 2023

Perini Natyam

Perini Natyam is an ancient dance form that has its origins in the southern state of Telangana. This unique dance form, which is a tribute to Lord Siva, the Hindu god of destruction, was traditionally performed by soldiers before going… Read More

February 28, 2023 – UPSC Current Affairs: Key Prelims News Topics

On July 15, 2020, India and Israel signed agreements to expand their collaboration in dealing with cyber threats. The agreement was signed between Director General of Israel’s National Cyber Directorate (INCD) and India’s Ambassador to Israel Sanjeev Singla. Highlights The… Read More

February 27, 2023 – UPSC Current Affairs: Key Prelims News Topics

The Cochin Shipyard has signed contract with ASKO Maritime AS of Norway to build two autonomous electric ferries. Highlights The project is to be partially funded by the Norwegian Government. The project aims to provide emission free transport of goods…. Read More

Kenya’s The National Green Fiscal Incentives Policy Framework

Kenya has announced its plan to implement a traffic congestion charge and a new tax on manufacturers who emit significant amounts of carbon. This move is part of the country’s efforts to tackle climate change and reduce carbon emissions in… Read More

Tourette Syndrome

Tourette Syndrome is a neurological disorder that affects approximately 1 in 160 children and is characterized by involuntary tics. While the condition can be challenging, it is important to understand that individuals with Tourette Syndrome can lead fulfilling lives with… Read More

Kaziranga National Park

Kaziranga National Park, located in the Indian state of Assam, is one of the most important protected areas in the world for the conservation of one-horned rhinoceroses. Established in 1905, the park covers an area of 430 square kilometers and… Read More


The opioid epidemic in the US has taken a new turn as a new synthetic cutting agent, Xylazine, has emerged as a cause for concern. Xylazine is an animal tranquilizer and is being used to dilute opioids like heroin, leading… Read More

National Health Authority’s Scan and Share Service

The National Health Authority’s Scan and Share service has been rapidly adopted by hospitals across India, with 365 hospitals in 25 states and Union Territories adopting the service within five months of its launch. The service is part of the… Read More

South Korea’s Fertility Rate

South Korea has been facing a demographic crisis due to its low fertility rate, which is the lowest in the world. The average number of expected babies per South Korean woman over her reproductive life has declined from 0.81 in… Read More

Bhutan National Digital Identity

Bhutan has become the first country in the world to launch a National Digital Identity (NDI) mobile wallet, aimed at providing secure and verifiable identity credentials to its citizens and residents. The launch of the NDI was announced by Bhutan’s… Read More