An important topic for UPSC CSE Prelims 2021

Current Affairs Topics

  • Recovery of Indian Economy
  • New Agriculture Laws
  • New National Education Policy
  • Digital Education Report
  • Stages of Vaccine Development
  • ASEEM Platform
  • Postal Ballet in India
  • Net Zero Carbon Emission - Meaning
  • 5G technology - Beam formation, Mass MIMO
  • Working of ICMR
  • Drug testing regulation in India
  • String of Pearls theory and India's counter
  • Sea Lines of Communication in the Indian Ocean
  • One Belt One Road (OBOR) Policy and India's Counter
  • Cyclone Nisarga affected areas
  • Fabric required for PPE kit
  • What percentage of oxygen is required for the normal functioning of the brain?
  • Shifting of Earth's Geo-Magnetic field and its impact
  • Indo-Nepal & Indo-China Border distpute
  • Virus and Bacteria borne diseases differences
  • Outbreak-Epidemic-Pandemic
  • CORONA Test Techniques - Viral vs Antibody Test
  • Recent NAM and SCO Summit
  • Recent Dhaula-Vira Discoveries
  • Coronavirus Pandemic
  • China – Wuhan
  • Facts related to the Citizenship Amendment Act
  • The Jammu & Kashmir, Leh and Ladakh formation
  • Sir Creek dispute
  • Uttarakhand Summer Capital
  • Environment Summits 2019-2020

Economy Topics

  • Role of RBI in post-COVID-19 recovery
  • Recovery of Indian Economy after the pandemic
  • FATF Review of Indian Economy Pushed to 2021
  • IMF projection and Indian Economy
  • Garib Kalyan Rozgar Abhiyaan
  • Zoram Food Park, Mizoram
  • Google to invest 75000 Crore in India
  • National Infrastructure Pipeline
  • Animal Husbandry Infrastructure Development Fund
  • What is Negative Growth?
  • Deflation and Recession
  • Indian Economic Structure
  • The primary, secondary and tertiary producers
  • Agriculture in India
  • Banking Structure of India (Recent Bank Mergers)
  • RBI Mandate and it's functioning
  • REPO rate, Reverse Repo Rate, Marginal Standing Facility, Bank Rate
  • Crypto-currency and issues related to it ( Recently Supreme Court gave an order related to it)

Geography Topics

  • The increasing frequency of Cyclone
  • Bihar and Assam Floods
  • Flood and the Indian preparations across the state
  • The naming convention of cyclones
  • Physical Features along Indo-China Border
  • Geo-Magnetic Field and its significance
  • Cyclone Amphan & Cyclone Nisarga
  • Formation of Himalaya and structure of Himalayas, Importance of Himalayas
  • Physical Geography of India
  • The drainage system in India
  • Monsoon pattern in India
  • Rock System in India
  • Formation of Rocks
  • Recent Census figures
  • Climatology
  • Hydrology

Indian Polity Topics

  • New Agriculture Laws are essential for long-pending Agricultural reforms
  • All India orientation of CBI investigation
  • Implications of J & K reorganisation Act, 2019
  • Difference between Cabinet Minister and Minister with Independent Charge
  • Prime Minister as the Residuary Legatee
  • Preamble
  • Article related to the Land Boundaries and their redrawing
  • Articles related to the Citizenship of India
  • Citizenship Act
  • Fundamental Rights
  • DPSP's
  • Fundamental Duties
  • Articles related to the Supreme Court of India
  • Articles related to the Emergency Provisions in India
  • Article related to the Union-State relations with social emphasis on Article 256, 356
  • National Security Act
  • Essential Commodities Act
  • Important SC Judgements related to Fundamental Rights and Basic Structure Doctrine
  • Panchayati Raj Institutions
  • Lokpal Institution
  • NITI Aayog functioning

History Topics

  • Dholavira excavation and the related discoveries
  • Government of India Act 1935
  • All the events occurred in the year 1919, 1920 and 2021.
  • All the events related to Mahatma Gandhi and Jawahar Lal Nehru
  • The Round Table Conferences – I, II and III. (III is most important)
  • Poona Pact
  • Jaliawalan Bagh Tragedy
  • Civil Disobedience Movement
  • Cabinet Mission Plan
  • Quit India Movement
  • The Social movements in Modern India
  • The Formation of Indian National Congress, the Democratic Socialist Party and the local parties
  • The chronology of events leading to the Indian Independence
  • National Leaders related to the National Movement
  • Liberal Viceroys of India

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