Arora IAS has embarked on an insightful initiative titled “HOT Topics” focusing on pivotal subjects crucial for the UPSC exam. Our approach involves meticulous analysis of these topics across various newspapers, ensuring aspirants receive a well-rounded understanding. With a commitment to providing concise and pertinent notes, our aim is to enhance the preparation of UPSC mains exam aspirants, facilitating better selection. Moreover, recognizing that these “HOT Topics” remain ever-relevant, our endeavour is to equip aspirants with enduring knowledge essential for their success in the dynamic landscape of the UPSC examination.


 Revision Notes or Short Notes 


24 May 2024 

23 May 2024 

  • BIMSTEC Charter: A Milestone for Bay of Bengal Cooperation Click Me
  • Microplastics Found in Human and Dog Testicles: A Cause for Concern? Click Me

22 May 2024 

  • Rangelands Under Threat Click Me
  • Environment Conservation : Uttarakhand Development Dilemma Click Me

21 May 2024 

  • Protecting Your Persona: Understanding Personality Rights in India  Click Me
  • India-Middle East-Europe Economic Corridor (IMEC) Talks Begin Click Me
  •  Alarming Loss of Trees in Indian Farmlands (2019-2022) Click Me

20 May 2024 

  • Harnessing Technology for Growth: The Rise of Agritech in India Click Me
  • Bridging Distances: Understanding World Telecommunication Day Click Me
  • Key Findings on Illegal Wildlife Trade (2015-2021) Click Me

19 May 2024 : Sunday 

18 May 2024 

  • Northern Hemisphere Summer 2023: Hottest in 2,000  Click Me

17 May 2024 

  • Supreme Court Limits ED’s Power to Arrest Under PMLA  Click Me
  • Digital Arrest Scam Click Me
  • Draft Digital Competition Bill, India (2024) Click Me

16 May 2024 

  • Live-in Relationships in India: Evolving Legal Landscape Click Me
  • Sinking Cities in China: A Growing Threat Click Me

15 May 2024 

  • Healthcare Spending in India: Need for Increased Public Investment Click Me
  • Hydropower and Peak Power Demand in India Click Me
  • India-Middle East-EU Economic Corridor (IMEC) Project Click Me

14 May 2024 

  •  India-Iran Contract on Chabahar Port Click Me
  • India-China Trade Relations Click Me

13 May 2024 

  • Pharma Sector in India Click Me
  • ISRO Tests 3D-Printed Rocket Engine Click Me
  • Meghalaya Rat-Hole Coal Mining Damage Click Me
  • Affordable Housing Schemes in India (PMAY) Click Me

12 May 2024 : Sunday 

11 May 2024 

  • World’s Largest Facility to Remove CO2 from Atmosphere Click Me
  •  Importance of Mother Tongue in Early Education Click Me
  •  Inter-Services Organisations (ISOs) (Command, Control, and Discipline) Act Click Me

10 May 2024 

  • Meeting nutrition challenge: What new guidelines prescribe Click Me
  • India-Maldives Relations: Twin Pillars under Strain Click Me
  • India’s Contribution to Fight Against Terrorism Click Me
  • World Trade Organization (WTO) and Development Agenda Click Me
  • Agriculture may need a New Export-Import Policy Click Me

09 May 2024 

08 May 2024 

  • NASA Creating a Standard Time for the Moon Click Me
  • India’s Online Gaming Industry: Potential and Challenges Click Me
  • Australian Parliamentary Report on Child Labour in India  Click Me

07 May 2024 

  • Indian Spice Industry – Quality Concerns Click Me
  • Market-Based Forest Conservation Click Me

06 May 2024 

  • Global Opportunities and Regional Realities: India’s Balancing Act Click Me
  • Legal Framework and Heritage Preservation in India Click Me

05 May 2024 : Sunday 

04 May 2024 

  • E-commerce Market in India Click Me
  • Economic Impact of Climate Change: Study in Nature Journal (2024) Click Me
  • Southern Africa Drought Crisis (2024): Click Me
  • Global Food Crisis Report 2024 Click Me
  • G7 Countries Lag on Climate Action:  Click Me
  • Plastic Pollution and Human Health Click Me
  • Why Kenya Floods Are More Damaging Now  Click Me
  • Kolkata Heatwave: Breaking Records Click Me

03 May 2024 

  • India’s Poverty Reduction and Challenges Click Me
  • IMF and India’s Economic Growth Click Me
  • Economy: Increase in Goods and Services Tax (GST) Revenues Click Me
  • Supreme Court Reserves Seats for Women Click Me
  • Hydropower Challenges Amidst Climate Variability Click Me

02 May 2024 

  • Promotion of Balanced Fertilisation in Indian Agriculture  Click Me
  • India’s Border Management Click Me
  • Phishing Attacks in India Click Me

01 May 2024 

  • Fertilizer Subsidy in India Click Me
  • India to Fund Port Development in Sri Lanka Click Me
  • Critical Minerals Summit Click Me

30 April 2024 

29 April 2024 

  • Addressing the Urgency of a Global Plastics Treaty Click Me
  • India’s Rising Chinese Import Bill Click Me

28 April 2024 : Sunday 

27 April 2024 

  • Floods in UAE and Oman Click Me
  • Trend in Solar Power Generation Potential in India Click Me
  • Disarmament and Non-Proliferation Click Me

26 April 2024 

  • India’s Patent Amendments Click Me
  • Proposed Guidelines for Payment Aggregators by RBI  Click Me
  • Single-Use Plastics in India Click Me
  • India’s Role and Challenges in the Global Shipping Industry Click Me

25 April 2024 

  • Reducing Methane Emissions in Rice Cultivation : Lessons from Vietnam Click Me
  • Swachh Bharat Mission (SBM) Click Me

24 April 2024 

  • Significance of CSR Initiatives in Rural Development Click Me
  • Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana (Urban) (PMAY-U) Scheme Click Me

23 April 2024 

  • Europe: World’s Fastest Warming Continent Click Me
  • Multilateral Development Banks (MDBs) Click Me

22 April 2024 

  • Fourth Global Mass Coral Bleaching Event Click Me
  • Fiscal Challenges of Low-Income Nations Click Me

21 April 2024 : Sunday 

20 April 2024

  • Introduction to the National Curriculum for Early Childhood Care and Education (ECCE) 2024 Click Me
  • Allegations Against Nestle Regarding Sugary Baby Food Click Me 
  • Legal Framework of Preventive Detention in India Click Me
  • Forest Protection: Landmark Decisions by the Supreme Court Click Me

19 April 2024

  • UNFPA’s Perspective on India’s Demographic Landscape Click Me

18 April 2024

  • Uttar Pradesh’s Prohibition of Unlawful Conversion of Religion Act, 2021 Click Me
  • FDI in India’s Space Sector Click Me

17 April 2024

  • Naxalism in India  Click Me
  • India Pushes for UN Security Council Reforms Click Me
  • Growth Potential and Challenges in Indian Agriculture Click Me
  • India’s Growing Renewable Energy Capacity Click Me
  • Soil Acidification in India Click Me

16 April 2024

  • Space Tourism: A New Era of Exploration Click Me
  • Gas-Based Power Generation in India Click Me

15 April 2024

  • Global Greenhouse Gas Levels Click Me
  • Voter Verified Paper Audit Trail (VVPAT) based Audit of EVMs Click Me
  • Overview of Organ Transplant Tourism Click Me

14 April 2024 : Sunday

13 April 2024

  • Global Hepatitis Report 2024 (WHO) Click Me
  • Financing for Sustainable Development Report 2024 Click Me
  • Catastrophic Soil Erosion in India Click Me
  • India-Mauritius Relations Click Me
  • Protection of Women from Domestic Violence Act, 2005 Click Me
  • Asian Development Outlook (ADO) 2024 by ADB Click Me

12 April 2024

  • Evolution and Essentials of India’s Climate Policy Click Me
  • Parivartan Chintan: Transforming India’s Military Click Me

11 April 2024

  • Horticulture Cluster Development Programme Click Me

10 April 2024

  • Nuclear Safety Concerns over Zaporizhzhia Nuclear Power Station Click Me
  • Andaman and Nicobar Islands: Strategic Significance and Infrastructure Upgrade Click Me
  • Surge in Steel Imports and Challenges for Indian Steel Industry Click Me

09 April 2024

  • Female Labour Force Participation Rate (LFPR) in India Click Me
  • Honeycomb Clouds and Clean Air of the Southern Ocean Click Me

08 April 2024 : 

  • Boosting Domestic Solar Production: Will New Rules Help? Click Me
  • The Tiny Brains of Modern Tech: Unveiling Chip Manufacturing Click Me
  • India Leads Doping Offenses in 2022 Click Me
  • Supreme Court Expands Scope of Articles 14 & 21 Click Me

07 April 2024 : Sunday

06 April 2024

  • Record-breaking Coal and Lignite Production in India Click Me
  • Combating Antimicrobial Resistance (AMR) Click Me
  • Shukre Panel on Maratha Quota Click Me
  • Living Wage vs. Minimum Wage: India’s Shift in Labor Policy Click Me
  • Exploring the Viability of Green Hydrogen as a Transportation Fuel  Click Me

05 April 2024

  • 75 Years of NATO Establishment Click Me

04 April 2024

  • Education System in India Click Me
  • Harappan Settlement Unearthed in Gujarat Click Me
  • Risk From Glacial Lake Outburst Floods (GLOFs) Click Me
  • Taiwan Earthquake Click Me

03 April 2024

  • Fake News and Disinformation: A Threat to Democracy  Click Me
  • BIMSTEC Charter Click Me
  • Directorate of Enforcement (ED) Click Me

02 April 2024

  • Reserve Bank of India (RBI): 90 Years and Beyond Click Me 
  • AI in Elections: A Double-Edged Sword : Click Me

01 April 2024 

  • Fukushima Water Issue  Click Me
  • Real Estate (Regulation and Development) Act, 2016 (RERA) Click Me
  • Criminalisation of Politics in India Click Me
  • Infrastructure and Connectivity along LAC in Arunachal Pradesh Click Me

31 March 2024 : Sunday

30 March 2024

  • Digital Governance in India : Click Me
  • UN Report: Think Eat Save : Click Me
  • New Collective Quantified Goal on Climate Finance (NCQG) : Click Me

29 March 2024 

  • Nuclear Energy as a Climate Change Solution Click Me
  • Internet Freedom in India Click Me
  • India’s Booming Gaming Sector Click Me

28 March 2024

  • Digital Financial Frauds in India + Reforming Bail Law in India + Rohingya Refugee Crisis Click Me 

27 March 2024 

  • Raises Concern Over Gagging Media Click Me
  • India’s Employment Scenario Click Me
  • Curbing Black Carbon Emissions in India Click Me
  • Threat of Water Shortage in India Click Me
  • India’s Application to Explore Nikitin Seamount Click Me

26 March 2024 : Income and Wealth Inequality in India (GS-1 Mains) Click Me

26 March 2024 : Semiconductors Industry Scope : GS-3 Mains Click Me

26 March 2024 : Drop in Fertility Rate in India : GS-2 Mains Click Me

25 March 2024 : India’s Fight Against Tuberculosis GS-2 Mains Click Me

25 March 2024 : El Niño and Drought in Southern Africa Click Me

24 March 2024 : Online Betting and Gambling Platforms Guidelines (GS-2 & GS-3 Mains) Click Me

24 March 2024 : Blue Economy  (GS-3 Mains : Economy ) : Click Me 

23 March 2024 : Economic Inequality in India: Widening Gap :  Click Me 

22 March 2024 : Solar Waste in India: A Looming Challenge :  Click Me

21 March 2024 : Karnataka’s Draft Bill for Gig Workers Analysis :  Click Me 

20 March 2024 : Plastic Pollution: A Chemical Conundrum : Click Me 

19 March 2024 : Boosting Startup Investments through Bharat Startup Ecosystem Registry Click Me 

18 March 2024 : Withholding Presidential Assent of State Bills Click Me