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IASPOINT Daily UPSC Prelims Current Affairs – January 16, 2021 [Lexicon]

IASPOINT Daily Current Affairs Lexicon is suitable for UPSC Prelims Examinations. Here are the important terms in news for January 16, 2021. US National Rifle Association The National Rifles Association is a US non-profit organization that seeks to ‘promote and encourage rifle shooting on a scientific basis’. It was formed in 1871 by civil war ..

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IASPOINT Daily UPSC Prelims Current Affairs – January 15, 2021 [Lexicon]

IASPOINT Daily Current Affairs Lexicon is suitable for UPSC Prelims Examinations. Here are the important terms in news for January 15, 2021. Megalodon Megalodon or megatooth is an extinct species of shark that is considered to be the largest shark and the largest fish ever lived. Fossils found were dated between the early Miocene and ..

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IASPOINT Daily UPSC Prelims Current Affairs – January 14, 2021 [Lexicon]

IASPOINT Daily Current Affairs Lexicon is suitable for UPSC Prelims Examinations. Here are the important terms in news for January 14, 2021. Mice Tourism Meetings, Incentives, Conferences and Exhibitions. It is the goal of the 2021-25 tourism policy of Gujarat government. It is a type of business tourism Draws tourists, both domestic and international. Gujarat ..

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IASPOINT Daily UPSC Prelims Current Affairs – January 13, 2021 [Lexicon]

IASPOINT Daily Current Affairs Lexicon is suitable for UPSC Prelims Examinations. Here are the important terms in news for January 13, 2021. NGC 6946 NGC 6946 is located 25.2 million light-years away from the Earth. It is nicknamed as “fireworks galaxy” because of the frequent occurrence of supernovas within the celestial mass. Hubble Space Telescope ..

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IASPOINT Daily UPSC Prelims Current Affairs – January 11, 2021 [Lexicon]

IASPOINT Daily Current Affairs Lexicon is suitable for UPSC Prelims Examinations. Here are the important terms in news for January 11, 2021. K Shaped Recovery K shaped recovery is a type of economic recovery that is being expected after the pandemic induced economic downturn. This type of recovery curve is observed when different sections of ..

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IASPOINT Daily UPSC Prelims Current Affairs – January 12, 2021 [Lexicon]

IASPOINT Daily Current Affairs Lexicon is suitable for UPSC Prelims Examinations. Here are the important terms in news for January 12, 2021. Ship breaking Ship breaking is the process of dismantling of ships at the end of their life which is mostly 25 to 30 years. The ship is broken apart into parts or scraps ..

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IASPOINT Daily UPSC Prelims Current Affairs – January 9, 2021 [Lexicon]

IASPOINT Daily Current Affairs Lexicon is suitable for UPSC Prelims Examinations. Here are the important terms in news for January 9, 2021. Ken Betwa river interlinking project The Ken-Betwa river interlinking project is at the final stage of agreement between the state governments of Uttar Pradesh and Madhya Pradesh. Negotiations regarding this project have been ..

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IASPOINT Daily UPSC Prelims Current Affairs – January 8, 2021 [Lexicon]

IASPOINT Daily Current Affairs Lexicon is suitable for UPSC Prelims Examinations. Here are the important terms in news for January 8, 2021. Valles Marineris Valles Marineris of Mars is the single largest canyon in the solar system. It is nearly ten times as long as Earth’s Great Canyon, spanning more than 2,500 miles (nearly quarter ..

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IASPOINT Daily UPSC Prelims Current Affairs – January 7, 2021 [Lexicon]

IASPOINT Daily Current Affairs Lexicon is suitable for UPSC Prelims Examinations. Here are the important terms in news for January 7, 2021. Confederate flag The confederate flag is a political symbol in the USA. Though it emerged during the American Civil War of 1861, it acquired political significance only in the 20th century. The flag ..

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IASPOINT Daily UPSC Prelims Current Affairs – January 6, 2021 [Lexicon]

IASPOINT Daily Current Affairs Lexicon is suitable for UPSC Prelims Examinations. Here are the important terms in news for January 6, 2021. National Logistics Policy The national logistics policy, which was proposed by the commerce ministry, seeks to boost productivity and competitiveness of manufacturers by reducing the cost of logistics. The policy propositions include development ..

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