IAS Questions for Prelims: August 2017
The given IAS questions are based on the recent events of national and international importance which are significant in terms of IAS Exam. Every IAS question given has an elaborated explanation that will help IAS aspirants to prepare for IAS Mains Exam also. Important topics of August 2017 have been covered and the questions are much relevant for the upcoming civil services exams.
Here is the compilation of topics covered under current affairs quizzes which are very important for IAS Prelims Exam. The IAS aspirants should study current affairs on daily basis but those who missed a single day to study the current affairs, for them this article will help for sure.
August, 1st Week
In this week we have covered ranges of topics and some of the important topics are- the Bharat Bill Payment System (BBPS), Muntra, the Green Climate Fund (GCF), the Hague Convention on the Civil Aspects of International Child Abduction, the Ocean Observation Systems, the Mahila Coir Yojana (MCY), Sovereign Gold Bond (SGB) Scheme, the Unilateral Advance Pricing Agreements (UAPAs), ZED Certification Scheme, the Stand UP India Scheme, Pradhan Mantri Mudra Yojana (PMMY), Project CAT, jiyo parsi phase 2, National Company Law Tribunal (NCLT), the BRICS Agriculture Research Platform (BRICS-ARP), the NASA-ISRO Synthetic Aperture Radar (NISAR) Mission and e-RaKAM portal.
Read in detail: Current Affairs for IAS Prelims Exam 2018- August Week 1
August, 2nd Week
In this week we have covered ranges of topics and some of the important topics are- the Make in India initiative, Gujarat Rural Roads Project, the National Health Mission, Chabahar Port, the National Afforestation Programme (NAP) scheme, Modified Industrial Infrastructure Upgradation Scheme (MIIUS), Central Scheme to provide Interest Subsidy (CSIS), Padho Pardesh Scheme, Pradhan Mantri Vaya Vandana Yojana (PMVVY), e-shakti initiative, BIMSTEC bloc, Kyoto Protocol, Global Retirement Index (GRI), Quit India Movement, Sarva Shiksha Abhiyan (SSA) and Aajeevika Grameen Express Yojana (AGEY).
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August, 3rd Week
In this week we have covered ranges of topics and some of the important topics are- Pradhan Mantri Fasal Bima Yojana (PMFBY), CRISPR-Cas9, Indian Ocean Rim, blue economy, Gaj Yatra, Chinese People’s Liberation Army-Navy (PLAN), Indian Ocean Naval Symposium, Bovine Productivity scheme, Navika Sagar Parikrama, North Koel Reservoir Project, Ecosystems Service Improvement Project and Global Liveability Report 2017.
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August, 4th Week
In this week we have covered ranges of topics and some of the important topics are- the India’s Street Lighting National programme (SLNP), North Koel Reservoir Project, India's first Partition Museum, IN LCU L52, the Mentor India Campaign, Pradhan Mantri Kisan Sampada Yojana, Swasth Bachche, Swasth Bharat, Nano Missile, Regional Connectivity Scheme – UDAN, World War II cruiser USS Indianapolis and the Irrawaddy dolphin,
Read in detail: Current Affairs for IAS Prelims Exam 2018- August Week 4