Day July 15, 2020

[Editorial Analysis] Perfect 100

Mains Paper 2: National Prelims level: Central Board of Secondary Education Mains level: Issues relating to development and management of Social Sector/Services relating to Education Context: • The topper in this year’s Class 12 examinations conducted by the Central Board…

World Youth Skills Day 2020

• World Youth Skills Day 2020 is being held on July 15 under the theme “Skills for a Resilient Youth in the Era of COVID-19 and Beyond”. About: • Designated by the General assembly in 2014, the World Youth Skills…

Nagorno-Karabakh conflict

• For approximately four decades, territorial disputes and ethnic conflict between Armenia and Azerbaijan in Central Asia have impacted the Nagorno-Karabakh region in the South Caucasus. Recently, tensions escalated at the border between the two countries. About: • Nagorno-Karabakh, also…

Srebrenica massacre

• On July 11, commemoration services were held at the Srebrenica-Potocari Memorial and Cemetery in remembrance of the victims of the Srebrenica massacre. • During this ceremony, bodies of nine victims that were recently identified were buried in the cemetery.…

Kazi 106 F

• ‘Kazi 106F’, described as the country’s only Golden Tiger, has emerged as the social media sensation right after its picture tweeted by an IFS officer went viral. About: • Kazi 106 F, the tigress, resides in world heritage Kaziranga…