CURRENT AFFAIRS



22 July 2019 02:44:23

Chandipura Virus

By Aspire IAS

Chandipura Virus


The Ministry of Health and Family Welfare has issued an order prohibiting the manufacture, sale and distribution of colistin and its formulations for food-producing animals, poultry, aqua farming and animal feed supplements.


22 July 2019 03:08:17

IUCN ‘Red List’

By Aspire IAS

Mankind’s destruction of nature is driving species to the brink of extinction at an “unprecedented” rate, the International Union for the Conservation of Nature (IUCN) warned


Official data was slow to pick up the trend, but data from private sources on indicators such as sales of consumer durables and automobiles clearly show that it is largely a result of declining demand, particularly in rural areas


22 July 2019 04:06:10

Sucking up surplus

By Aspire IAS

SEBI needs financial autonomy to remain effective as the chief markets regulator.