Politics Related Current Affairs: In this chapter, information has been given about the latest current affairs based on India and the world in the month from the point of view of upcoming competitive examinations.
|9 February 2024 | Politics Current Affairs
Rajya Sabha passed three important bills for Jammu and Kashmir addressing the reservation gap and listing of Scheduled Tribes and Scheduled Castes.
|7 January 2024 | Politics Current Affairs
Sheikh Hasina's party Awami League has won the 12th parliamentary election for the fourth consecutive time, the second lowest turnout since the restoration of democracy in 1991.
|22 December 2023 | Politics Current Affairs
The Lok Sabha recently approved the Telecom Bill, 2023, a landmark law that empowers the government to temporarily take control of telecom services in the interest of national security.
|20 December 2023 | Politics Current Affairs
Parliament passed the Indian Justice (Second) Code, 2023, the Indian Civil Defense (Second) Code, 2023 and the Indian Evidence (Second) Bill, 2023.
|18 December 2023 | Politics Current Affairs
Lok Sabha introduced the Post Office Bill 2023 which replaces the Indian Telegraph Act 1885.
|6 December 2023 | Politics Current Affairs
Lok Sabha passed Jammu and Kashmir Reservation (Amendment) Bill-2023 and Jammu and Kashmir Reorganization Bill-2023. This bill has been brought to provide reservation under Other Backward Classes.
|19 September 2023 | Politics Current Affairs
The Women's Reservation Bill was introduced in the Lok Sabha on the second day of the special session of Parliament. The main goal of this bill is to reserve 33 percent seats for women in the Lok Sabha and all state assemblies for 15 years.
|12 August 2023 | Politics Current Affairs
Union Home Minister Amit Shah introduced 3 new bills in the Lok Sabha. These Bills also include the Indian Evidence Bill, which aims to replace the older Indian Evidence Act of 1872.
|8 August 2023 | Politics Current Affairs
Minister of State for Home Nityanand Rai passed the Delhi Services Bill 2023 in the Lok Sabha, which is mainly related to transfer and posting of officers in Delhi. This bill gives the Lieutenant Governor the right to take the final decision on major legislative and administrative matters, which will reduce the powers of the Delhi government.
|20 July 2023 | Politics Current Affairs
Rajya Sabha Chairman Jagdeep Dhankhar has nominated four women parliamentarians, including PT Usha, to the panel of vice-chairmen. All the women members nominated to the panel of Vice-Chairmen have become Rajya Sabha MPs for the first time.
|3 June 2023 | Politics Current Affairs
Recep Tayyip Erdoğan became the 12th and current President of Turkey, he was re-elected on 28 May 2023 for a third term, which will run till May 2028.
|25 May 2023 | Politics Current Affairs
A golden scepter named Sengol will be installed at a prominent place in the new Parliament House.
|26 April 2023 | Politics Current Affairs
Mohammad Shahabuddin Chappu has been appointed as the 22nd President of Bangladesh, replacing Abdul Hamid.
|3 April 2023 | Politics Current Affairs
Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman introduced the Competition (Amendment) Bill, 2023 in Parliament which seeks to enhance competition regulation in India. A total of 8 Bills (8 in Lok Sabha) were introduced during this session. 6 Bills were passed by Lok Sabha and 6 Bills were passed/returned by Rajya Sabha.
|16 March 2023 | Politics Current Affairs
Minister of State for Defense Ajay Bhatt introduced the Inter-Services Organization Bill 2023 in the Lok Sabha. The purpose of this bill is to provide disciplinary and administrative powers to the commanders serving in the three services.
|12 February 2023 | Politics Current Affairs
President Draupadi Murmu on 12 February 2023 appointed 13 new governors accepting the views of Bhagat Singh Koshyari as Governor of Maharashtra and Radha Krishnan Mathur as Lieutenant Governor of Maharashtra.
|19 January 2023 | Politics Current Affairs
Aruna Miller became the first Indian-American politician to be sworn in as the Lieutenant Governor of the state of Maryland, USA on 19 January 2023.
|12 January 2023 | Politics Current Affairs
Telangana High Court has appointed Shanti Kumari as the Chief Secretary of Internet. Shanti Kumari is an IAS officer of 1989 who became the first woman Chief Secretary of Telangana.
|8 December 2022 | Politics Current Affairs
BJP has won 158 out of 182 seats in Gujarat Assembly elections 2022, Congress's plight got only 16 and Aam Aadmi Party got 4 seats. Modi said that this is the victory of Gujarat. This is the victory of development and public trust.
|7 December 2022 | Politics Current Affairs
Delhi MCD Election Result 2022 Updates: Aam Aadmi Party won 134 seats out of 250 wards in the Municipal Corporation of Delhi elections, defeating the Bharatiya Janata Party, which has been ruling the MCD for the first time in 15 years.
|29 April 2018 | Politics Current Affairs
Sikkim Chief Minister Pawan Chamling became the longest-serving chief minister of any state as he completed 25 uninterrupted years in office. He broke the record of former West Bengal Chief Minister Jyoti Basu, who held office for 23 years. The founding president of the ruling Sikkim Democratic Front (SDF) became chief minister in December 1994.
|19 January 2017 | Politics Current Affairs
Former Uttarakhand and Uttar Pradesh chief minister and a senior Congress leader, Narayan Dutt Tiwari along with his son Rohit Shekhar joined the BJP. The 91 year old leader was thrice the chief minister of Uttar Pradesh (1976-77, 1984-85, 1988-89) and once the chief minister of Uttarakhand (2002-2007).
|16 January 2017 | Politics Current Affairs
Cricketer-turned-politician Navjot Singh Sidhu today joined Congress ahead of assembly poll in Punjab after meeting party Vice President Rahul Gandhi.
|14 January 2017 | Politics Current Affairs
Former Union minister and four-time MP from Khurja-Noida seat, Ashok Pradhan, rejoined BJP on Friday after a three-year stint with the ruling Samajwadi Party in Uttar Pradash. Three other SP functionaries from Noida also joined the BJP along with Pradhan.
|5 June 2016 | Politics Current Affairs
In a bid to empower the transgender community in Odisha, the state government has decided to implement five sub-schemes launched by the central government.The sub-schemes will be implemented by the state government through its newly-created Department of Social Security and Empowerment of Persons with Disabilities (SSEPD).
|29 April 2016 | Politics Current Affairs
Gujarat government announced 10 percent reservation for economically backward classes (EBCs) in general category. EBCs in the upper castes, include Patidars, with a family income cap of 6 lakh rupees a year that is 50000 rupees per month can avail the benefit.
|26 April 2016 | Politics Current Affairs
Bangladesh Cabinet chaired by Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina approved a draft of the Bangladesh Supreme Court Judge (Investigation Act) 2016. It will empower the Parliament to impeach a judge in the Supreme Court, if allegation of misconduct or incapacity is proved.
|27 March 2016 | Politics Current Affairs
The Haryana cabinet approved the Jat reservation bill. This comes a day after the Akhil Bhartiya Jat Aarakshan Sangharsh Samiti (ABJASS), the body that spearheaded the Jat quota stir in February
|11 March 2016 | Politics Current Affairs
The Rajya Sabha passed a landmark Real Estate Bill with a promise to secure the interests of homebuyers and developers in equal measure and remove corruption and inefficiency from the sector. This bill, passed with all the new recommendations that were cleared by the Union cabinet in December, will regulate both commercial and residential projects and set up state-level regulatory authorities to monitor real estate activity
|6 March 2016 | Politics Current Affairs
Uttar Pradesh Assembly passed the UP Revenue Code (Amendment) Bill 2016 replacing an ordinance issued by the Governor Ram Naik. The Bill allows Dalits of the state to sell their land to non-Dalits in the state without approval of the administration even if their remaining holding is less than 3.5 acres.