02-06-2020 Daily APPSC Current Affairs

ANDHRA PRADESH Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanams board to publish all donations online   In a move aimed at transparency, the Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanams (TTD) board has decided to display all donations it has received over the years on its official website. The list will carry the donor’s name, type, area and extent of the land/building, survey number, location … Read more

DMPQ-Write a short note on the writ of Mandamus

Mandamus literally means ‘we command’. It is a command issued by the court to a public official asking him to perform the official duties that he has failed or refused to perform. It can also be issued against any public body, a corporation, an inferior court, a tribunal or government for the same purpose. The … Read more

DMPQ-What are the adaptation made by the plants in the Rainforest region?

The special characteristics that enable plants and animals to be successful in a particular environment are called adaptations. Epiphytes are plants that live on the surface of other plants, especially the trunk and branches. They grow on trees to take advantage of the sunlight in the canopy. Most are orchids, bromeliads, ferns, and Philodendron relatives. … Read more

DMPQ-What is depository and how does it help an investor? Name the Depositories working in India.

Depository is a place where financial securities are held in dematerialised (DEMAT) i.e. in electronic form. It is responsible for maintenance of ownership records and the facilitation of trading in dematerialized securities. A depository eliminates the risk associated with holding physical securities. Earlier, the buyer would have to keep checking if the shares have been … Read more

01-06-2020 Daily APPSC Current Affairs- Live Discussion

ANDHRA PRADESH Andhra Pradesh CM launches scheme for farmers on first anniversary of his govt   Celebrating the first anniversary of his government, Andhra Pradesh chief minister Y S Jagan Mohan Reddy launched his pet project ‘Rythu Bharosa Kendralu’ (RBKs) that will act as a one-stop shop to address all the needs of farmers across the state. … Read more

DMPQ-REDD+

Reducing Emissions from Deforestation and Forest Degradation (REDD+) under UNFCCC is a global endeavor to use carbon sequestration potential of the forests to manage climate change within acceptable limits of tolerance. In simple terms, REDD+ means “Reducing Emissions from Deforestation and forest Degradation”, conservation of forest carbon stocks, sustainable management of forests, and enhancement of … Read more

DMPQ-What is Net Domestic Product?

Net domestic product (NDP) represents the net book value of all goods and services produced within a nation’s geographic borders over a specified period of time. Net domestic product provides insight into the age or obsolescence of a country’s assets, as well as how much the country has to spend to maintain its current GDP. After all, if the country … Read more

DMPQ-What are the powers of District Judge?

The district judge is the highest judicial authority in the district. He possesses original and appellate jurisdiction in both civil as well as criminal matters. In other words, the district judge is also the sessions judge. When he deals with civil cases, he is known as the district judge and when he hears the criminal … Read more