CURRENT AFFAIRS 2022

James
James Webb Space Telescope
mRNA
mRNA lipid vaccine
Earth
Earth Observation Satellite (EOS-06)
China-Indian
China-Indian Ocean Region Forum
Legalizing
Legalizing same-sex marriage
Kudankulam
Kudankulam Nuclear Power Project (KKNPP)
Long
Long Term Capital Gains Tax (LTCG)
Insurance
Insurance Regulatory and Development Authority of India (IRDAI)
Multilateral
Multilateral Development Bank (MDB)
National
National Human Rights Commission (NHRC)
Special
Special Marriage Act (SMA), 1954
Over-the-Top
Over-the-Top (OTT)
Labour
Labour Force Participation Rate (LFPR)
Asia-Pacific
Asia-Pacific Countries (APAC region)
Election
Election Commission of India (ECI) & Chief Election Commissioner (CEC)
Supreme
Supreme Court launches online RTI portal
Draft
Draft Aircraft Security Rules, 2022
European
European Space Agency (ESA)
Indonesia
Indonesia earthquake
Central
Central Information Commission
Assam-Meghalaya
Assam-Meghalaya Border Dispute
Illegal
Illegal Immigrant Vs Refugee
El
El Niño & La Niña
Ahom
Ahom kingdom & the Legend of Lachit Borphukan
Paris
Paris Olympics 2024- mascot
Arittapatti
Arittapatti Biodiversity Heritage Site
India’s
India’s National Action Plan on Climate Change 2008
Adivasi
Adivasi or Vanvasi
Non-Aligned
Non-Aligned Movement (NAM)
Olive
Olive Ridley Sea Turtles
Central
Central Depositories Services India Ltd (CDSL)
Sovereign
Sovereign Wealth Funds
National
National Monetisation Pipeline
Ram
Ram Setu & Sethusamudram Ship Channel Project (SSCP)
National
National Suicide Prevention Strategy
Gandhi
Gandhi Mandela Award
Greenfield
Greenfield Airport
Improvised
Improvised Explosive Device (IED)
Central
Central Asian Flyway (CAF)
COP
COP 27- Loss & Damage Fund
Confederation
Confederation of Indian Industry (CII)
Agricultural
Agricultural education in India
Convention
Convention on the Elimination of all Forms of Discrimination against Women (CEDAW)
Geographical
Geographical Indication (GI) tag
Battle
Battle of Rezang La
Intercontinental
Intercontinental Ballistic Missile (ICBM)
Mission
Mission Prarambh & Vikram-S
Asian
Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB)
The
The Digital Personal Data Protection Bill, 2022
Kashi-Tamil
Kashi-Tamil Sangamam
Light
Light Combat Helicopter
Indian
Indian Sugar Mills’ Association (ISMA)
National
National Investment and Infrastructure Fund (NIIF)
India
India Semiconductor Mission (ISM)
National
National Judicial Appointments Commission (NJAC)
Pradhan
Pradhan Mantri Garib Kalyan Anna Yojana (PMGKAY)
Tokhu
Tokhu Emong Bird Count
NASA’s
NASA’s Artemis Lunar-Exploration Programme
Climate
Climate Compensation
Polygraph
Polygraph & Narcoanalysis Tests
National
National Ambient Air Quality Standards (NAAQS)
2022
2022 Lancet Countdown report
World
World Bank Report on Indian Cities
Vostro
Vostro & Nostro Accounts
No
No Money for Terror (NMFT) Conference
United
United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA)
Sankardeva
Sankardeva Kalakshetra
State
State Advised Price (SAP)
India-
India- Norway Relations
Human
Human Development Index (HDI) 2021
Greenland
Greenland and Antarctic ice sheets
CRISPR
CRISPR (Clustered Regularly Interspaced Short Palindromic Repeats) technology
The
The Commission for Scientific and Technical Terminology (CSTT) S & T
Central
Central Ground Water Board
IUU
IUU Fishing & Related Treaties
Operation
Operation Barkhane
New
New Regulations for Awarding PhDs
Eklavya
Eklavya Model Residential Schools (EMRS)
Himalayan
Himalayan Gray Langur (Chamba Sacred Langur)
Index
Index of Industrial Production (IIP)
U.S.
U.S. Treasury- Currency Monitoring List
U.S.
U.S. India Economic and Financial Partnership Meeting
Higher
Higher Education- Rankings
Centre’s
Centre’s Kisan Rail Scheme
CE20
CE20 Cryogenic Engine by ISRO & Cryogenic Technology
New
New Collective Quantified Goal on Climate Finance (NCQG)
Hypersonic
Hypersonic ballistic missile
Russia’s
Russia’s withdrawal from Kherson
Indian
Indian Universities Act, 1904
Drugs
Drugs and Magic Remedies (Objectionable Advertisement) Act
Deemed-to-be-University""
Deemed-to-be-University
Battles
Battles of Imphal and Kohima
Pashmina
Pashmina & Shahtoosh Shawls
2021
2021 Global Climate Risk Index
Air
Air Quality Index & Air Quality Life Index
Central
Central Ground Water Board (CGWB)
Back-to-Village
Back-to-Village (B2V) programme in Jammu and Kashmir
New
New Guidelines for TV Channels
Extradition
Extradition laws in India
National
National Geophysical Research Institute (NGRI)
New
New crab species- Pseudohelice Annamalai
Vikram-S-
Vikram-S- First privately developed rocket
Liquidity
Liquidity Adjustment Facility (LAF)
Air
Air Exercise Garuda-VII
No
No Money For Terror” (NMFT) Conference
European
European Union (EU) Digital Services Act (DSA)
Sarva
Sarva Siksha Abhiyan (SSA)
Diplomate
Diplomate of National Board (DNB)
None
None Of The Above (NOTA) option
The
The Black Sea Grain Initiative
Matera
Matera Declaration
PM’s
PM’s Economic Advisory Council (PMEAC)
National
National Population Register
Prime
Prime Minister’s Overarching Scheme for Holistic Nourishment (POSHAN) Abhiyaan
Public
Public Interest Litigation (PIL)
Independent
Independent India’s first voter
Ebola
Ebola Virus Disease
Falcon
Falcon Heavy Rocket
Bharat
Bharat Stage Emission Standards
Indian
Indian black honeybee (Apis karinjodian)
Snow
Snow Leopard (Panthera uncia)
World
World Heritage Glaciers
Association
Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN)
World
World Meteorological Organisation (WMO)
Malabar
Malabar Naval Exercise
Uniform
Uniform Civil Code (UCC)
Anthropological
Anthropological Survey of India (AnSI)
Beidou
Beidou Satellite (BDS) Navigation System
Self-Reliant
Self-Reliant India Fund (SRIF)
Gas
Gas Authority of India Limited (GAIL)
Polavaram
Polavaram Irrigation Project
United
United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC)
Electronically
Electronically Transmitted Postal Ballot System (ETPBS)
Extraordinary
Extraordinary Powers of SC under Article 142
‘Deemed
‘Deemed to be University’ status
Pusa
Pusa biodecomposer
Cordy
Cordy gold nanoparticles (Cor-AuNPs)
RISAT-2
RISAT-2 (Radar Imaging Satellite 2)
Pakistan
Pakistan Occupied Kashmir (POK)
Performance
Performance Grading Index
Dhara
Dhara Mustard Hybrid-11 (DMH-11)
International
International Day for Biosphere Reserves
National
National Technical Textiles Mission
Cuban
Cuban Missile Crisis, 1962
UN
UN Human Rights Council (HRC)
Editors
Editors Guild of India
Sixth
Sixth Schedule of Indian Constitution
Cabinet
Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs
State
State Pollution Control Boards (SPCBs)
Purchasing
Purchasing Managers Index (PMI)
International
International Labour Organisation (ILO)
Goods
Goods and Services Tax (GST)
Belt
Belt and Road (BRI) Initiative
Central
Central Bank Digital Currency (CBDC)
Sugar
Sugar Industry in India
Chief
Chief Economic Advisor (CEA)
Article
Article 30- Right of Minorities to Establish and Administer Educational Institutions
Right
Right to Vote in India
EWS
EWS Reservation & 103rd Constitutional Amendment Act
The
The Information Technology (Intermediary Guidelines and Digital Media Ethics Code) Rules, 2021
Controller
Controller General of Accounts (CGA)
OneWeb
OneWeb Satellites Launch
Thrombosis
Thrombosis with Thrombocytopenia Syndrome (TTS)
Federation
Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FICCI)
Anti-Superstition
Anti-Superstition Laws in India
The
The Doctrine of Pleasure
Namami
Namami Gange Programme
Global
Global TB Report 2022
Draft
Draft Telecommunication Act 2022
Indian
Indian Council of Agriculture Research (ICAR)
Unlawful
Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act (UAPA), 1967
Indirect
Indirect Tax Appellate Tribunal (CESTAT)
The
The Dollar Index (USDX)
Press
Press Freedom Index (2022)
Index
Index of Industrial Production
Navigation
Navigation with Indian Constellation (NavIC)
Public
Public Provident Fund (PPF)
Securities
Securities & Exchange Board of India (SEBI)
Centre
Centre for Monitoring Indian Economy (CMIE)
Asian
Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB)
Prohibition
Prohibition of Child Marriage (Amendment) Bill, 2021
Basistha
Basistha Dev Sarma
Sustainable
Sustainable Alternative Towards Affordable Transportation (SATAT)
Over-the-Top
Over-the-Top (OTT)
UN’s
UN’s International Organization for Migration
Counter-Terrorism
Counter-Terrorism Committee (UN CTC)
India
India - UK Relations
International
International Energy Agency (IEA)
Northern
Northern Ireland Protocol (NIP)
Grazing
Grazing Animals & Soil Carbon Stability
Sandalwood
Sandalwood Spike Disease (SSD)
GSLV
GSLV Mk III (Launch Vehicle Mark 3)
Net
Net Interest Income
National
National Curriculum Framework (NCF)
Pradhan
Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana (Gramin)
Foreign
Foreign Contribution (Regulation) Act (FCRA)
Cabinet
Cabinet Committee on Security (CCS)
Great
Great Indian Bustard (GIB)
Jim
Jim Corbett National Park
Telecom
Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI)
Central
Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB)
National
National Company Law Tribunal (NCLT)
Indian
Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO)
Stubble
Stubble Burning in India
Competition
Competition Commission of India (CCI)
Official
Official Language Committee
Employee
Employee Provident Fund Organization (EPFO)
Mission
Mission DefSpace & Indian Space Association
Action
Action plan for Vulture Conservation in India
Lifestyle
Lifestyle for Environment (LiFE) Initiative
Current
Current Account Deficit (CAD)
Sachar
Sachar Committee Report (2006)
Chief
Chief Justice of India (CJI)
Swadesh
Swadesh Darshan Scheme
National
National Credit Framework (NCrF)
First
First Non- Gandhian Congress President
Global
Global Astrometric Interferometer for Astrophysics (GAIA)
Geographical
Geographical Indication (GI) tag
India-Africa
India-Africa Defence Dialogue (IADD)
World
World Health Organization (WHO)
Parliamentary
Parliamentary Committee on Official Language
Judicial
Judicial Appointments to Supreme Court
National
National Company Law Tribunal (NCLT)
Monoclonal
Monoclonal Antibodies
Indian
Indian Bison (gaurs)
Neelakurinji
Neelakurinji flowers (Strobilanthes kunthiana)
Digital
Digital Banking Units (DBUs)
Hunger
Hunger Hotspots Outlook (2022-23)
Swachh
Swachh Bharat Mission (Urban) 2.0
National
National Food Security Act (NFSA)
World’s
World’s largest Passenger Aircraft – Airbus A380
International
International Day of Rural Women
SLBM
SLBM launch by INS Arihant
Eco-Sensitive
Eco-Sensitive Zones (ESZ)
Kharif
Kharif Seasonal Crops
Sutlej-Yamuna
Sutlej-Yamuna Link Canal (SYL)
National
National Livestock Policy (NLP) & National Livestock Mission (NLM)
Global
Global Hunger Index
Carbon
Carbon Capture & Storage (CCS)
National
National Green Tribunal (NGT)
Information
Information Technology Act, 2000
Central
Central Information Commission
8th
8th Schedule of the Constitution
National
National Tele-Mental Health Programme
Right
Right to Information Act (RTI)
Jal
Jal Jeevan Mission (JJM)
News
News Broadcasters and Digital Association (NBDA)
Lifestyle
Lifestyle for Environment (LiFE) Initiative
United
United Nations World Geospatial Information Congress (UNWGIC)
Public
Public Accounts Committee (PAC)
Ashoka
Ashoka Vijaya Dashami
Border
Border Security Force (BSF)
Systematic
Systematic Investment Plan (SIPs)
Hague
Hague Convention of 1899
United
United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR)
Joint
Joint Anti-Terror Exercise (JATE) by SCO
Representation
Representation of the People Act, 1951
73rd
73rd & 74th Constitutional Amendment
Mahakaleshwar
Mahakaleshwar Temple corridor
Semiconductor
Semiconductor Chips
Crypto-Programming
Crypto-Programming Languages
Securities
Securities Transaction Tax (STT)
Malabar
Malabar Naval Exercise
UN
UN Peacekeeping Missions
Swachh
Swachh Survekshan 2022
Nobel
Nobel Peace Prize 2022
Indian
Indian Agricultural Research Institute (IARI)
International
International Dark Sky Reserve
Minor
Minor Forest Produce
Bank
Bank Disinvestment- IDBI Bank
Global
Global oil benchmark- Brent Crude
Primary
Primary Agricultural Credit Societies
United
United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC)- Voting
Light
Light Combat Helicopter
Revenue
Revenue Deficit Grants
Department
Department of Investment and Public Asset Management (DIPAM)
Accredited
Accredited Social Health Activists (ASHA) Programme
Parliamentary
Parliamentary Standing Committees
Central
Central Drugs Standard Control Organization (CDSCO)
Brihadeeswara
Brihadeeswara Temple
IBC
IBC (Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code) & its Challenges
The
The Impossible Trinity
Central
Central Board of Indirect Taxes and Customs (CBIC)
Gupkar
Gupkar Declaration
Emergency
Emergency Credit Liquidity Guarantee Scheme (ECLGS)
National
National Commission for Women (NCW)
Improvised
Improvised Explosive Device (IED)
Congenital
Congenital Heart Disease (CHD)
Pacific
Pacific Island Nations
Supreme
Supreme Court Ruling on Abortion Rights
The
The draft Telecommunication Bill, 2022
Marital
Marital Rape- Exceptions to Section 375
UNESCO:
UNESCO: Iconic Heritage Textile Crafts of India
Bay
Bay of Bengal Region
Pradhan
Pradhan Mantri Garib Kalyan Anna Yojana (PMGKAY)
National
National Company Law Appellate Tribunal (NCLAT)
Glaciers
Glaciers melting due to heatwaves
Archaeological
Archaeological findings at Bandhavgarh Tiger Reserve
Metaverse
Metaverse and metanomics
New
New Attorney General
Dadasaheb
Dadasaheb Phalke Award
DART
DART (Double Asteroid Redirection Test) by NASA
Post
Post Disaster Needs Assessment (PDNA)
National
National Clean Air Programme (NCAP)
Hydro-Power
Hydro-Power Cooperation as a pillar in India-Nepal relations
National
National Institutional Ranking Framework (NIRF) 2022
Central
Central Ground Water Board
Kharif
Kharif crops (monsoon crops, or autumn crops)
Semiconductor
Semiconductor Industry
World
World Tourism Day- September 27
Foreign
Foreign Trade Policy
Atrocities
Atrocities against Dalits
Information
Information Technology (Intermediary Guidelines and Digital Media Ethics Code) Rules, 2021
UNESCO-
UNESCO- Kolkata’s Durga Puja
Neelakurinji
Neelakurinji flowers (Strobilanthes kunthiana)
Oil
Oil and Natural Gas Corporation (ONGC)
India-UAE
India-UAE Comprehensive Economic Partnership Agreement(CEPA)
Community
Community of Latin American and Caribbean States (CELAC) & The Caribbean Community and Common Market (CARICOM)
Bhopal
Bhopal Gas tragedy & Methyl Isocyanate (MIC)
Monsoon
Monsoon Withdrawal
Floating
Floating solar plants- floatovoltaics
Jupiter
Jupiter In Opposition on 26th September 2022
Avalanche
Avalanche Monitoring Radar
The
The Remission of Duties and Taxes on Export Products (RoDTEP) Scheme
RIMPAC
RIMPAC (the Rim of the Pacific Exercise) & Vostok Exercise
People
People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA)
Suo
Suo Motu Cognizance
Maharaja
Maharaja Hari Singh
Depreciation
Depreciation of Indian Rupee
Kyrgyzstan-Tajikistan
Kyrgyzstan-Tajikistan Conflict
National
National Sports Code
National
National Investigation Agency (NIA)
James
James Webb telescope, Neptune and Voyager
Non-Communicable
Non-Communicable Diseases (NCDs)
Asian
Asian Development Bank (ADB)
PLI
PLI Scheme to Incentivize Manufacture of Domestic Solar cell Modules
Preamble
Preamble to the Constitution of India
Criminal
Criminal Procedure (Identification) Act, 2022
Justice
Justice Lodha Commission
Nizam
Nizam Osman Ali Khan
Spotted
Spotted Deer (Chital)
Graded
Graded Response Action Plan (GRAP)
Counterfeit
Counterfeit Currency
Coffee
Coffee Board of India
Bru
Bru Refugees Issue
Chinese
Chinese presence in the Indian Ocean Region (IOR)
8th
8th Schedule of the Constitution
Article
Article 25 & Article 26 of the Constitution of India
Government-e-Marketplace
Government-e-Marketplace (GeM)
International
International Finance Corporation (IFC)
International
International Treaty on Plant Genetic Resources for Food and Agriculture (ITPGRFA)
Chief
Chief Justice of India (CJI)
National
National Judicial Appointments Commission (NJAC)
Periodic
Periodic Labour Force Survey (PLFS)
Indo-Pacific
Indo-Pacific Economic Framework (IPEF)
Missile
Missile Technology Control Regime (MTCR)
Section
Section 124A IPC- Assault on High Officials
Inclusion/Exclusion
Inclusion/Exclusion from the Scheduled Tribes List
National
National Crime Records Bureau (NCRB)
Production-Linked
Production-Linked Incentive (PLI) Scheme
Financial
Financial Stability and Development Council
The
The Eastern Economic Forum
Competition
Competition (Amendment) Bill 2022
Article
Article 19(1)(e) - Freedom of Residence
Fast
Fast Track Courts (FTC) & Fast Track Special Courts (FTSC)
Indian
Indian Medical Council Act of 1956 & The National Medical Commission Act 2019
Appointment
Appointment of Vice-Chancellors & Role of Governor
Manasbal
Manasbal Lake, J&K
High
High Mobility Artillery Rocket Systems (HIMARS) of US
Wholesale
Wholesale Price Inflation (WPI)
United
United Nations World Water Development Report of 2022
China-
China- Taiwan Issue
Indo-Pacific
Indo-Pacific Region & India- France Ties
SCO
SCO summit – 2022
National
National List of Essential Medicines (NLEM), 2022
Central
Central Drugs Standard Control Organization (CDSCO)
Prevention
Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Act, 1960
National
National Social Assistance Programme (NSAP)
The
The Juvenile Justice Act 2015 & The helpline for children, 1098
Four
Four Tribes added to the list of Scheduled Tribes (ST)
Features
Features of Rubber
SENSEX
SENSEX & NIFTY Index
Venture
Venture Capital and Private Equity Investors
Foreign
Foreign Institutional Investors (FIIs)
Open
Open Network for Digital Commerce
Economic
Economic Advisory Council to the Prime Minister (EAC-PM)
Armenia-Azerbaijan
Armenia-Azerbaijan Conflict
Attorney-General
Attorney-General of India (AG)
Lumpy
Lumpy Skin Disease
Central
Central Electricity Authority (CEA)
The
The Places of Worship Act, 1991
United
United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC)
Raktdaan
Raktdaan Amrit Mahotsav
Election
Election of Speaker in State Legislative Assembly
Kashi
Kashi Vishwanath Temple
Broken
Broken Rice -Component for Ethanol Production
Train
Train 18 - Vande Bharat Train
Corporate
Corporate Tax, Personal Income Tax & Securities Transaction Tax
Constitutional
Constitutional Monarchy in UK
Articles
Articles 14 & Article 26
All
All India Services
SHGs
SHGs & Deen Dayal Antyodaya Yojana
Commonwealth
Commonwealth of Nations
Indian
Indian Telegraph Act, 1885
Obituary-
Obituary- Queen Elizabeth II
Special
Special Events of Tourist Importance
Bhitarkanika
Bhitarkanika Wildife Sanctuary
Human
Human Development Index (HDI) 2021
Digital
Digital Lending Rules in India
India-
India- China Disengagement Talks
Section
Section 153 A of IPC
Emissions
Emissions from Burning Coal
Inflation
Inflation Targeting
Green
Green Tariff Policy
Ganges
Ganges Water Sharing Treaty, 1996
Narcotic
Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances (NDPS) Act
Defence
Defence Technology and Trade Initiative (DTTI)
Content
Content moderation on Wikipedia
Ramon
Ramon Magsaysay Award
India’s
India’s first nasal COVID-19 vaccine
International
International Civil Aviation Organization
Post
Post Devolution Revenue Deficit (PDRD) Grant
India
India Bangladesh Agreements
EWS
EWS Reservation & 103rd Constitutional Amendment Act
Pradhan
Pradhan Mantri Schools For Rising India (PM-SHRI) scheme
National
National Single Window System (NSWS)
Diplomacy
Diplomacy over Hilsa
Sutlej-Yamuna
Sutlej-Yamuna Link Canal
National
National Centre for Disease Control (NCDC)