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Most Important Topics for IAS Prelims 2019

  • WTO
  • UN Reports
  • Summit/Committee
  • ISRO/DRDO
  • Alzheimer disease
  • UPSC/EC/SC power and Functions
  • Western Ghats
  • Namami Ganges
  • Judicial activism and judicial Overreach
  • Judicial appointment: Collegium Vs NJAC
  • Gupta Rulers and its overview
  • Foreign Visitors
  • National Water Framework Bill
  • Real Estate Bill
  • Enemy Property Amendment Bill 2016
  • Juvenile Justice Act, 2015
  • Anti-Hijacking Bill
  • Compensatory Afforestation Fund Bill, 2015
  • Mines and Minerals (Development and Regulation) Amendment Bill, 2015
  • Regional Centre for Biotechnology Bill, 2016
  • Industries (Development and Regulation) Amendment Bill, 2015
  • Aadhaar (Targeted Delivery of Financial and Other Subsidies, Benefits and Services) Bill, 2016
  • SC and ST (Prevention of Atrocities) Amendment Rules, 2016
  • Accession of Qutub-ud-Din Aibak
  • Sultanate Period
  • IMPRESS -Scheme
  • Jainism, its principles and 24 Jain Tirthankars
  • Temple Architectures
  • Mauryan Rule overview
  • Ashokan Inscriptions
  • Buddhism
  • Economic growth Vs Environmental conservation
  • Election Funding
  • Free Speech: Rights & Limits
  • Frequent promulgation of Ordinance
  • Full statehood to Delhi: Should it be granted or not?
  • Interstate water disputes: Focus on Cauvery Water Dispute
  • Mob lynching: Is it becoming a new normal
  • RTI amendments
  • The Fugitive Economic Offenders Bill 2018
  • Model Agricultural Produce and Livestock Marketing (Promotion & Facilitation) Act, 2017
  • Geospatial Information Regulation Bill
  • Land Acquisition Act and Reforms
  • GST Bill
  • Muslim Women (Protection of Rights on Marriage) Bill, 2017
  • Regulatory Indicators for Sustainable Energy (RISE) 2018
  • SDG India Index: Baseline Report 2018
  • Centre stipulates NOC, conservation fee for groundwater extraction
  • Joint task force to protect wildlife
  • Next two years may see long and strong El Niño
  • Reverse zoonosis occurs in the Southern Ocean
  • NITI Aayog releases Strategy for New India @ 75
  • E-Drishti Software
  • Ministry of Drinking Water and Sanitation Swachh Bharat Mission
  • GSLV-F11 successfully launches GSAT-7A
  • Tughlaq Rulers
  • There is no question of going back to the paper ballot-EC
  • Bolstering Paris
  • Carriage by Air (Amendment) Bill, 2015
  • Indian Ocean may play a bigger role in driving climate change
  • Farout, farthest solar system object discovered
  • UN members adopt Global Compact on Refugees
  • How the rulebook agreed at Katowice further dilutes the Paris Agreement
  • Vijay Nagar Empire-Harihara and Bukka
  • Mughals Rulers, Arts, Architecture and major achievement of Mughal Rulers
  • REDD+ has failed to achieve its objectives: CSE report
  • Unbanked Directed Blood Transfusion (UDBT)
  • The shape of growth matters
  • Being a good neighbour
  • Olive ridley Sea Turtle
  • 30 mn newborns cry out for help
  • Laws to ban certain social practices
  • Entry of foreign universities in India
  • Difference between Fundamental Rights and Constitutional Rights
  • Agreement on Agriculture
  • National Mission on Interdisciplinary Cyber-Physical Systems
  • The marvel at Bhitargaon
  • Integrated Guided Missile Development Program (IGMDP) & Canister Based Launch System
  • Bio-Blitz
  • Small Satellite Launch Vehicle (SSLV)
  • ISRO tastes first success of 2019, places military satellite Microsat-R in orbit
  • The search for a Lokpal
  • Yellow fever vaccine; necessity and risk
  • Ultima Thule
  • What is New Horizons?
  • UNESCO names Rio as World Capital of Architecture
  • What is Poverty Trap?
  • Chilika Lake possesses 20% of India’s sea grass
  • Kyasanur Forest Disease
  • National Skills Qualification Framework (NSQF)
  • 124th Constitutional Amendment
  • Congenital Central Hypoventilation Syndrome (CCHS)
  • ASER surveys since 2010 show
  • IIP: how this index is calculated, and what it says about factory output
  • New India @75
  • SDG India Index Baseline Report
  • Health System for New India
  • Three Year Action Agenda
  • Young India-Vibrant India initiative for IAS Exam
  • Most Important Government Schemes II
  • Most Important Government Schemes I
  • Provisions of National Intellectual Property Rights (IPRs)
  • Respecting national anthem
  • The special court for trying politicians
  • FRDI bill
  • National Medical Commission Bill
  • Barring MPs from practising law
  • Controversy over changing the Constitution
  • Lateral entry: Professionalizing Governance or Committed Bureaucracy?
  • Section 377: Constitutionality Vs Morality
  • Institutions of Eminence: Can the tag help to create world-class universities?
  • Higher Education Commission of India
  • Bad bank: Is it a good idea?
  • Data protection: Privacy Vs Innovation
  • Ayushman Bharat: Can it make India healthier?
  • SC/ST Act judgment: Protecting the innocent or diluting the Protection?
  • Crisis in the sugar sector
  • Khap Panchayats and honour killing
  • National Policy on Biofuels
  • Should the SC proceedings be live streamed?
  • Restriction on the entry of women in places of worship
  • Should India spend more on science or Social welfare?
  • Supreme Court judgement on Caste, Religion in Polls
  • Parliamentary disruptions
  • Uniform civil code
  • Privatization of certain Healthcare Services
  • Agrarian crisis: Issues in farmer economy
  • Issues related to Social Media
  • Criminalization of politics
  • Stubble burning in the neighbourhood of Delhi
  • Marital rape
  • ‘Living wills’/ Euthanasia
  • Separate State Flag in Karnataka
  • Net neutrality
  • Akhbar and his religious philosophy- in Details
  • Aurangzeb and his Policies
  • Hyder Ali, Tipu Sultan and wars they fought
  • Price Deficiency Payment mechanism
  • Death penalty for raping minor
  • Representation of the People Act, 1950
  • Rights of Transgender Persons Bill, 2015
  • Model Shops and Establishments (Regulation of Employment and Conditions of Service) Bill, 2016
  • Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code Bill 2016
  • Sugar Cess (Amendment) Bill, 2015
  • PMJAY
  • Ayushman Bharat – National Health Protection Mission
  • Indradhanush Scheme for Banks
  • Pandit Deendayal Upadhyay Shramev Jayate Karyakram
  • SETU BHARATAM PROJECT
  • Pradhan Mantri Fasal Bima Yojana
  • Gram Uday se Bharat Uday Abhiyaan
  • Smart Cities Mission
  • Agriculture Marketing in India
  • Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana
  • Beti Bachao Beti Padhao Scheme
  • Rurban Mission
  • Project Sunrise
  • Nationalism vs Regionalism
  • NGOs and Development/ Crackdown on NGOs
  • Dalit assertion and Politics of reservation
  • India in SCO: Benefits and challenges
  • Minimum Support Price
  • Reservation in promotion for SC/ST employees
  • No detention under RTE
  • Interlinking of rivers
  • Compensatory Afforestation
  • Non Performing Assets
  • Amendments to the prevention of Corruption Act
  • Issues related to the appointment of Lokpal
  • Does RBI need more power to monitor Banks?
  • Office of the Speaker: Powers and Issues
  • National Mineral Exploration Policy
  • National Health Policy
  • Modi Government’s Schemes and Policy
  • NITI Aayog’s Draft National Energy Policy
  • National Wind-Solar Hybrid Policy
  • New Aviation Policy
  • National Disaster Management Plan
  • Hydrocarbon Vision 2030 for North-East
  • Hydrocarbon Exploration and Licensing Policy
  • Triple Talaq Bill
  • Ganga Gram Yojana
  • Autonomy of RBI
  • The future of crypto-financing in India
  • Universal Basic Income
  • India’s Infrastructure needs and the Smart Cities Mission
  • Asia Africa Growth Corridor
  • EPF Tax Issues
  • Demonetisation
  • Cashless Economy
  • Economic Survey 2015-16
  • Union Budget 2016-17: Highlights
  • Union Budget 2016-17: Financial Sector Reforms
  • Payment and Settlement Systems in India: Vision-2018
  • India Post Payments Bank
  • Reforms in FDI Policy
  • National Capital Goods Policy 2016
  • Inflation and its dynamics
  • CRR, SLR, Repo Rate, Reverse Repo Rate, Bank Rate
  • 4th Industrial Revolution
  • New Silk Route
  • Congenital Central Hypoventilation Syndrome (CCHS)
  • Kashmir Unrest
  • Andaman isles should’ve been given indigenous names
  • Doubling the Farmer’s income
  • Is AI a danger to humanity?
  • What prevents women from working in India?
  • Special category status
  • National Register of Citizens
  • 14th Finance Commission Recommendations
  • Stand Up India Scheme
  • Agriculture Schemes
  • NBFC Guidelines
  • Double Taxation Avoidance Treaties with other countries
  • European Refugee Crisis
  • Naga Peace Accord
  • The Enemy Property (Amendment and Validation) Ordinance
  • Police Reforms in India
  • Religious Liberty and Women Rights
  • Cooperative Federalism
  • Representation of the People Act, 1950
  • Fundamental Rights
  • DPSP—Uniform Civil Code, Animal Husbandry, Child Labour
  • Union Executive—Prime Minister and Union Council of Ministers
  • Types of Bills- Money Bill, Finance Bill, Private Member Bill
  • Veto Powers of President
  • Union Judiciary and related provisions
  • Union and State – Administrative Relations
  • Union and State – Financial Relations
  • State Judiciary
  • Transaction of Business Rules
  • Constitutional Position of NCT of Delhi
  • Effectiveness of National Disaster Management Authority in India
  • Cleaning of River Ganga: Programme and Achievement
  • Green Climate Fund
  • Effectiveness of NDMA in India
  • National Green Tribunal of India
  • Climate Change and Food Security
  • GM Mustard Crop Approval and Other Issues
  • Role of Governments in flood mitigation
  • Indus Water Treaty and Analysis
  • Cauvery Water Dispute and Analysis
  • Labour Reforms in India
  • Earth Interior and Earthquake
  • Geological Time scale of Evolution
  • Himalayas in India
  • Landforms
  • Climate and Types of Climates
  • Census 2011
  • Different Indices related to Human Development
  • Monsoon, ITCZ
  • Forests in India
  • Water Resources of India—River systems, Waterfalls
  • Soils in India
  • IIP: how this index is calculated, and what it says about factory output
  • India warming: what trends show
  • Quota for poor: Constitutional and social issues, implications
  • The Amendment procedure
  • Asia Reassurance Initiative Act (ARIA)
  • MPs’ panel proposes legal status for SSC
  • Here’s what Indian scientists achieved in 2018
  • ISRO readies for a busy 2019
  • All along the coastline
  • Exotic trees eating up Western Ghats’s grasslands
  • Implementation of EODB
  • Benefits of RCEP Agreement
  • National Commission for Indian System of Medicine Bill, 2018
  • Social Reforms in the Indian Society and related Acts
  • Indian National Congress
  • India After the arrival of Mahatma Gandhi
  • Life of Mahatma Gandhi and the Movements
  • HSRA and associated leaders
  • Bengal Partition and Delhi Darbar
  • List of Governor General and Associated Works
  • Muslim League
  • Education under British Rule
  • Missile Technology Control Regime and India
  • Brexit Issue
  • India and NSG Membership dynamics
  • Nuclear Security Summit
  • Convention on Supplementary Compensation for Nuclear Damage
  • Supporting Syria and the Region Conference 2016
  • International Solar Alliance
  • Potassium Bromate
  • Zika Virus
  • IRNSS
  • 3D Printing Technology
  • Solar Cells
  • GPS
  • Blood
  • National Anti-Profiteering Authority
  • Indian Foreign Policy
  • National Intellectual Property Rights (IPRs) Provisions
  • Aadhaar and the Right to Privacy
  • What is altruistic surrogacy?
  • Nationally Determined Contributions
  • Media freedom and Responsible reporting
  • Muslim Personal law: Polygamy/ Triple talaq
  • The merger of PSU banks
  • Privatization of Air India
  • Capital Punishment/death sentence
  • Politics and Economics of farm loan waiver
  • Agriculture Taxing Structure under Britishers
  • Agrarian Revolts
  • Indus Valley Civilisation- Harappan, Mohenjodaro
  • Gautama Buddha, Buddhist Councils and principles of Buddhism
  • Alzheimer protein can be transmitted, says the study
  • Collagen
  • Platelet Factor 4
  • The 2018 Global Gender Gap
  • CAG report on Bihar wildlife
  • International Commission on Non Ionizing Radiation Protection
  • Greenhouse gas emissions up 22% between 2010 and 2014
  • Amendment in the Protection of Children from Sexual Offences (POCSO) Act, 2012
  • National Commission for Homoeopathy (NCH) Bill, 2018
  • Telangana, Andhra Pradesh to get separate High Courts
  • President’s rule imposed in Jammu and Kashmir under A-92 of J&K constitution
  • Aadhaar and Privacy issues
  • The ban on cow slaughter/ Beef Ban
  • Cashless Economy
  • Climate Change and related Conferences Chronology — Paris Summit
  • Major Disasters in the Year
  • Renewable Energy
  • Noise Pollution
  • Air Pollution
  • Food Web and Food Chain
  • CoP24 Summit 2018
  • 1857 Revolt and Associated Leaders
  • Indian scientists achieved in 2018
  • Building toilets won’t make India open defecation free: World Bank study
  • Surrogacy Bill, then & now
  • Dam Safety Bill: its objective, the objections
  • Vaccine against Zika long elusive
  • Health Effects of Air Pollutants
  • New peace agreement on Yemen
  • Pradhan Mantri Kaushal Vikas Yojana
  • Minimum Pension
  • Unnat Bharat Abhiyan
  • E-Education in the country
  • Scholarship Schemes for North-East Students

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