Geography: GS1    

  • Arunachal harbours a vanadium source (TH) Arunachal Pradesh, considered a sleeping hydropower giant, could be India’s prime producer of vanadium, a high-value metal used in strengthening steel and titanium.

Polity: GS2    

International Relations: GS2    

  • What are H-1B visas and new wage-based rules? (IE) The new wage-based work visa regime will now give priority in selection of visas to applications of those employers where the “proffered wage equals or exceeds” the prevailing level in that area of employment.

Science & Technology: GS3    

Economy: GS3    

 PIB Corner    

  • PM to address valedictory function of 2nd National Youth Parliament Festival on 12 January (PIB) The objective of National Youth Parliament Festival is to hear the voice of youth between 18 and less than 25 years of age, who will join various careers in coming years, including public services.National Youth Parliament Festival (NYPF) is based on the idea given by Prime Minister in his Mann Ki Baat Address on 31st December 2017. Taking inspiration from the idea of  Prime Minister, the first NYPF 2019 was organised from 12 January to 27 February 2019 at District, State & National level with the theme “Be the Voice of New India and Find solutions and Contribute to Policy”.