UPSC Current affairs - Cyclone Asani

Cyclone Asani

Cyclone Asani Context: • Severe cyclonic storm Asani packing gale-force winds up to 120 kmph which is moving towards the east coast bringing along heavy rain, is likely to recurve in a north-northeastward direction on reaching near the shore and weaken gradually into a cyclonic […]

UPSC Current affairs - Interlinking of Rivers

Interlinking of Rivers

Interlinking of Rivers Context: • Under the National Perspective Plan (NPP), the National Water Development Agency (NWDA) has identified 30 links (16 under Peninsular Component & 14 under Himalayan Component) for preparation of Feasibility Reports. About: • Ken – Betwa project is the first Inter-linking […]

UPSC Current affairs - Cyclone Barsirai

Cyclone Barsirai

Cyclone Barsirai Context: On February 6, 2022, Cyclone Barsirai made landfall on coast of Madagascar, killing at least six people. It was an intense tropical cyclone. About: Cyclone had the packing winds of 235 km/h. It struck the Mananjary district, which is around 530 kilometres […]