Current Affairs Articles

Current affairs is the mainstay of the upsc exam for IAS aspirants. An IAS aspirant is ecpected to have indepth knowledge realtaed all current affairs issues and topics. S/he should be aware of the good bad and ugly of every issue that catcheds the headlines. We regularly add analytical current affairs articles on this page to keep you updated with current affairs as well as with any aspect of the exam that is of importance.

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  1. Amendments to RTI Act [ 05-Aug-2019 ]
  2. One Nation One Election [ 03-Jul-2019 ]
  3. Decoding the bjp victory [31-May-2019]
  4. Allegations against CJI Ranjan Gogoi [23-April-2019]
  5. Rahul Gandhi's gameplan to contest in Kerala [05-April-2019]
  6. BSP-SP alliance a master stroke in Lok Sabha election [19-March-2019]
  7. India and Pakistan relationship after Balakot tension [07-March-2019]
  8. Is the demand that India should not play Pakistan in the World Cup justified? [25-February-2019]
  9. Pulwama terror attack and its aftermath [18-February-2019]
  10. Priyanka Gandhi's entry into politics [13-February-2019]
  11. New income tax slab for salaried class [04-February-2019]
  12. Rafale Deal controversy [29-January-2019]
  13. 10 percent reservation for economically weaker sections in general category [21-January-2019]
  14. Is the current Indian Cricket team, best ever Indian squad? [07-January-2019]
  15. Is the India's new surveillance law threatening privacy? [03-January-2019]
  16. Decriminalization of Homosexuality [10-September-2018]
  17. Growth of online pharmacies [07-September-2018]
  18. Biofuels and its importance [06-September-2018]
  19. Can Payment Banks create a big difference? [05-September-2018]
  20. India’s performance in Asian Games [04-September-2018]
  21. Armed Forces (Special Powers) Acts (AFSPA) and its impact [03-September-2018]
  22. US - Iran relationship [31-August-2018]
  23. Challenges in Indian Power sector [30-August-2018]
  24. Does Indian Navy need more reforms? [29-August-2018]
  25. Problems in Indian Aviation industry [28-August-2018]
  26. Is Kerala flood a man-made disaster? [27-August-2018]
  27. Cancer in India [24-August-2018]
  28. Rural unemployment in India [23-August-2018]
  29. Is Farm loan waiver good for the country? [22-August-2018]
  30. Assams updated National Register of Citizens (NRC) and its implication [21-August-2018]
  31. AB Vajpayee and his contributions to India [20-August-2018]
  32. Rise of Chinese Influence in Sri Lanka [17-August-2018]
  33. The importance of sports in schools [16-August-2018]
  34. Triple Talaq Bill and its dilution [14-August-2018]
  35. Article 370 [13-August-2018]
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  37. The Need for Digital Literacy [10-August-2018]
  38. Rohingya crisis and India [07-August-2018]
  39. Midday meals scheme in India [06-August-2018]
  40. Food Adulteration in India [03-August-2018]
  41. Does Indian Railways need immediate reforms? [02-August-2018]
  42. Challenges in Indian Healthcare Industry [01-August-2018]
  43. Can Imran Khan bring a change to Pakistan? [31-July-2018]
  44. Caste based quota agitations in India [30-July-2018]
  45. Rising mob violence in India [27-July-2018]
  46. US-North Korea summit and its outcome [26-July-2018]
  47. Plastic ban and its impact on economy [25-July-2018]
  48. Should gambling be legalized? [24-July-2018]
  49. Why India is the diabetes capital of the world ? [23-July-2018]
  50. Why Indian Traditional medicine system is neglected ? [20-July-2018]
  51. Does Higher education sector in India needs reforms? [19-July-2018]
  52. Pollution of the Taj Mahal [18-July-2018]
  53. Is Indian IT industry going down? [17-July-2018]
  54. Is SAARC losing its importance ? [16-July-2018]
  55. The Rise of Chinese Economy [13-July-2018]
  56. Climate Change and its impact on Indian Agriculture [12-July-2018]
  57. Why Indians don’t shine in sports apart from Cricket ? [11-July-2018]
  58. Can India have simultaneous elections for both Parliament and state assemblies? [10-July-2018]
  59. Naxal insurgency in India [09-July-2018]
  60. Judicial reforms in India [04-July-2018]
  61. Indian Pharmacopoeia Commission [03-July-2018]
  62. Real estate Industry in India [02-July-2018]
  63. Corruption in India [29-June-2018]
  64. Can India achieve superpower status? [28-June-2018]
  65. WHO decision to list gaming addiction as a mental disorder [27-June-2018]
  66. Why do Indian banks have a higher rate of NPA? [26-June-2018]
  67. The power of social media [25-June-2018]
  68. Nipah Virus outbreak in India [22-June-2018]
  69. Indian agriculture and its problems [21-June-2018]
  70. ISRO and its contribution to Indian space research [20-June-2018]
  71. UGC decision to approve online courses from universities [19-June-2018]
  72. Petrol Pricing in India [13-June-2018]
  73. Solar Energy Industry in India [12-June-2018]
  74. Agni 5 and India’s growth in Missile Technology [11-June-2018]
  75. Will the recent reforms modernize Saudi Arabia? [08-June-2018]
  76. Sterlite plant closure and its impact [07-June-2018]
  77. India’s approach to solve terrorism [18-May-2018]
  78. Electoral reforms in India [25-April-2018]
  79. Air pollution in North India [13-February-2018]
  80. Development in India After Independence [15-January-2018]
  81. India’s Engagement with ASEAN [17-November-2017]
  82. Blue Whale Suicide Game Challenge Explained [13-September-2017]
  83. India Needs Prison Reforms to Decongest its Jails [17-August-2017]
  84. How Different and Special is India’s Independence Day in 2017 [10-August-2017]
  85. Indian Cinema- An Overview [19-July-2017]
  86. India's Presidential Election 2017 [23-June-2017]
  87. Let 'Monsoon Asia' be the New Clarion Call for India [23-June-2017]
  88. India and South China Sea dispute [16-May-2017]
  89. India – Myanmar Trade Relationship – An Overview [28-March-2017]
  90. UP Election Results - Analysis [11-March-2017]
  91. Social Media as a Popular Mode of Communication [08-March-2017]
  92. India and Postmodernism [04-March-2017]
  93. Importance of Time Management in Daily Life [27-February-2017]
  94. Democracy in Siege Tamil Nadu [17-February-2017]
  95. Economic development and political change in India since Independence [17-January-2017]
  96. How Safe is Our Money in the Cashless Economy? [01-January-2017]
  97. Analyzing Success and Pitfalls of Demonetization Policy [15-December-2016]
  98. Jayalalitha's Legacy- People's Development First [09-December-2016]
  99. Demonetization of Currency - Merits and Demerits [25-November-2016]
  100. Scanning of American election 2016 [21-November-2016]
  101. Donald Trumps America [11-November-2016]
  102. How to Plug in India-China Trade Deficit [13-October-2016]
  103. Schemes and Initiatives launched by PM Modi [26-August-2016]
  104. The Maternity Benefit (Amendment) Bill, 2016 [22-August-2016]
  105. What is GST bill and how it impacts on common man [10-August-2016]
  106. Unjust and Oppressive Laws in India needs relook [02-August-2016]
  107. What 'Brexit' Means and Implications for India [30-June-2016]
  108. Why National Eligibility Cum Entrance Test (NEET) has become Controversial [14-June-2016]
  109. Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana [10-May-2016]
  110. Types and prevention of cyber crime [09-May-2016]
  111. Information about Startup India campaign [22-Apl-2016]
  112. Religious Tolerance- Need of the Hour [04-Apl-2016]
  113. Privatisation and India Economy Growth [04-Apl-2016]
  114. Ways to manage professional/advanced studies while working [03-Mar-2016]
  115. Helpful Guide To Relieve Back Pain In Students Preparing For Exam [26-Feb-2016]
  116. Health issues of aspirants of competitive examination and remedies [22-Feb-2016]
  117. Chennai's Air, Water and Noise Pollution Level is Critical [01-Jan-2016]
  118. India's Stand WTO Meeting at Nairobi [28-Dec-2015]
  119. Reasons for Chennai Rains and Lessons for the City [24-Dec-2015]
  120. Paris Climate Summit COP 21 - A Review [30-Nov-2015]
  121. One Rank, One Pension (OROP) for Indian armed forces 
  122. Effect of Media bias
  123. Modi's UAE visit 
  124. President OBAMA's visit to India: Salient features 
  125. Making Smart City
  126. Ebola virus: global concern
  127. Multi Skill Programme - Skill India
  128. Beti Bachao, Beti Padhao Yojana Launched
  129. FDI- First Develop India
  130. Modi and external affairs
  131. Jan dhan yojana
  132. Modi - The journey so far and the road ahead!
  133. Factors to keep in mind while studying for long hours
  134. Powers of Election Commission under Article 324
  135. Core Issues Of General Lok Sabha Election-2014
  136. Anatomy of Corruption and its Remedies
  137. Women Safety Still a Mirage in India
  138. Indian Political Trajectory for 2014 Polls
  139. Rhetorical Shift in India's Foreign Policy
  140. Policy paralysis catapults Vision for Reforms in India
  141. Pie in the Sky India's IT Industry
  142. Price hike of natural gas will hit common man hard
  143. Awareness of Right to Information?
  144. Safety and Security of Women, How?
  145. The Himalayan Fury Causes and Remedies
  146. Should Maoist be treated on par with terrorist and anti-nationals?
  147. Anatomy of Rape, Causes and Remedies
  148. From Bofors to Helicopters, Bribery in Defence Deals Stinks
  149. UPSC Civil Services Examination and Language Controversy
  150. Corruption- Role of State and Civil Society
  151. Capital Punishment Revisited
  152. Freedom of Expression and Indian Films
  153. Egypt Crisis
  154. Price hike of natural gas will hit common man hard
  155. Importance of Muslims' holy month of Ramzan
  156. Siachen Glacier Hold the position or Let it go
  157. Centre to lower age limit for CS aspirants 
  158. Ethics in Life
  159. Attitude makes all the difference in life
  160. COLONIALISM! A way forward...
  161. "Famous dams in India and abroad"
  162. Travelling improves academic knowledge
  163. Understanding the Competition in Civil Services Examination
  164. Civil services exams- better or worse?
  165. Is the CSAT going to be a Boon or Vain?
  166. Guidance for Mains
  167. Preparing for Mains
  168. Stress Management