30 NOVEMBER 2023

Topic 1 : Krishnaveni Sangeetha Neerajanam Why in news: Ministry of Tourism organizes  prequel event of Krishnaveni Sangeetha Neerajanam. Key details: Why in news: IGNOU has launched a channel-based counseling initiative titled ‘Swayam Prabha’ in the Manipuri language. Key details: About Swayam Prabha: Topic 3 : Booker prize Why in news: Paul Lynch wins the 2023 Booker prize.  Key details: […]

29 NOVEMBER 2023

Topic 1 : Kancheepuram Why in news: An architect who helped get Santiniketan on UNESCO’s World Heritage List says that Kancheepuram deserves world heritage status.  About Kancheepuram: Why in news: National Commission for Backward Classes recommends inclusion of five castes from Andhra Pradesh in Central OBC list.  Key details: About NCBC: Topic 3 : The Parthenon Sculptures Why in […]

28 NOVEMBER 2023

Topic 1 : Beladakuppe temple Why in news: The increase in footfall to the Beladakuppe Sri Mahadeshwaraswamy Temple is raising concern among forest department staff and conservation activists as it has a long-term bearing on wildlife. Key details: Why in news: After efforts to release 41 workers trapped in the collapsed Silkyara-Barkot tunnel faced another major setback, the […]

27 NOVEMBER 2023

Topic 1 : Two Sites In Karnataka Proposed For World Heritage List Why in news: The monuments at Shravanabelagola in Hassan and Lakkundi in Gadag districts are set to be proposed for inclusion on the tentative list of UNESCO World Heritage Sites by the State Department of Archaeology Museums and Heritage (DAMH).  Key details: Shravanabelagola Lakkundi What […]

25 NOVEMBER 2023

Topic 1 : Restoration of a 12th Century Chola temple Why in news: A 12th century temple of the Chola dynasty, with striking architectural features, is in a dilapidated condition at Mundlapudi village on the outskirts of Tirupati. Key details: Why in news: The National Tiger Conservation Authority (NTCA) has recommended to the authorities that the Nugu Wildlife Sanctuary […]

24 NOVEMBER 2023

Topic 1 : Gunung Padang Why in news: New evidence suggests Indonesia’s Gunung Padang could be world’s oldest known pyramid Key details: More about the site: Why in news: In a recent development, Angkor Wat, in Cambodia, has beaten Pompeii in Italy to become the eighth Wonder of the World. What is an Eighth Wonder of the World? […]

23 NOVEMBER 2023

Topic 1 : Exercise AUSTRAHIND-23 Why in news: Indian Armed Forces contingent departs for Australia to take part in second edition of AUSTRAHIND-23 Key details: Why in news: Qatar announced the success of mediation efforts between Israel and Hamas, resulting in an agreement for a humanitarian pause.  Key details: Difference between humanitarian pause and a ceasefire: Why in news: Comedian […]

22 NOVEMBER 2023

Topic 1 : Daksh ROV Why in news: Rescue operations continued in Uttarakhand tunnel collapse with the help of Remotely Operated Vehicle (ROV) Daksh employed by the Defence Research Development Organisation’s robotics tea What is ROV Daksh? Why in news: Flight operations at Imphal’s Bir Tikendrajit International Airport in Manipur were affected for several hours after an Unidentified […]

20 NOVEMBER 2023

Topic 1 : Indigenous Tribal Leaders Forum Why in news: Recently, the police lodged an FIR against Indigenous Tribal Leaders Forum general secretary for attempting to wage war against the government of India. Key details: Why in news:  In a new development, scientists have discovered fragments of a continent called Argoland in Southeast Asia. Key details: Why in news: Some factors […]

18 NOVEMBER 2023

Topic 1 : Global Centre for Excellence – DAKSHIN Why in news: Prime Minister of India inaugurated a global centre for excellence for the Global South countries called DAKSHIN.  Key details: Why in news: Navy’s 4th Anti-Submarine Waterfare Craft ‘Amini’ was  launched recently.  Key details: About Anti-Submarine Waterfare Craft: Topic 3 : India-UK Free Trade Agreement Why in news: India […]