Morarjibhai Desai

Morarjibhai Desai Context: The Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi has paid homage to former Prime Minister, Shri Morarjibhai Desai.   About: Morarji Ranchhodji Desai was an Indian independence activist and politician who served as the 4th PM  of India between 1977 and 1979 leading the government formed by the […]

National Science Day

National Science Day   Context: The Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi has greeted the scientists on National Science Day.   About: National Science Dayis celebrated in India on 28 February each year to mark the discovery of the Raman effect by Indian physicist Sir C. V. Raman on 28 February 1928. […]


EXERCISE EASTERN BRIDGE -VI   Context:   The Indo-Oman exercise, Eastern Bridge-VI (2022) was successfully conducted at Air Force Station Jodhpur from 21 to 25 February 2022. Royal Air Force of Oman (RAFO) participated with Indian Air Force (lAF) in the exercise which was aimed […]

Veer Savarkar

Veer Savarkar   Context:   The Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi has paid tributes to freedom fighter Veer Savarkar on his Punya tithi. Born on May 28, 1883 in Bhagur, a city in Maharashtra’s Nashik. He was against foreign goods and propagated the idea of Swadeshi. In […]

SWIFT International Payment System

SWIFT International Payment System   Context: The United States and its allies on Saturday moved to block certain Russian banks’ access to the SWIFT international payment system in further punishment of Moscow as it continues its military assault against Ukraine. The measures, which will also […]

India’s Ukraine dilemma

India’s Ukraine dilemma   Context: Late last week, India abstained from a United Nations Security Council (UNSC) resolution which called for condemning the Russian military action against Ukraine, but it went on to note its uneasiness of the Russian action in writing.   Background: New […]