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  • Madhya Pradesh Government Organizes "Raag-Bhopali" Exhibition

    16 days ago
    The Madhya Pradesh Government is organizing a "Raag-Bhopali" exhibition to promote Bhopal’s Zari-Zardozi handicrafts. Highlights: ♦ Embroidery done with metal thread is called kalabattu and forms zari. ♦ The main Zari production centre is in Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh. ♦ Here, the metal ingots are melted into a metal rod called pasa, which is beaten to obtain a certain length after processing. ♦ Then pull it through a steel plate with holes to make it... Read More


    Radio Waves Emission Detected From The Direction Of Proxima Centauri

    16 days ago
    Astronomers on the $100 million "Breakthrough Listening" project recently picked up radio waves emission from Proxima Centauri's direction (the closest star to our Sun). Physicist Stephen Hawking initiated the Breakthrough Listen project. Highlights: ♦ The news sparked interest in Proxima Centauri. One of Proxima Centauri's planets is believed to revolve in the star's habitable zone, thereby increasing the possibility of or sustaining life. ♦ Proxima... Read More


    Union Health Minister Nominated To The Board Of GAVI

    16 days ago
    The Union Health Minister, Dr Harsh Vardhan, was nominated to the Board of GAVI, The Vaccine Alliance. The Global Alliance has nominated the Minister for Vaccines and ImmunizationImmunization (GAVI) as a GAVI board member. He will be representing the South East Area Regional Office (SEARO)/Western Pacific Regional Office (WPRO) constituency of the GAVI Board. He will hold the post from 1st January 2021 to 31st December 2023.
    GAVI: As part of its mission to save lives, reduce poverty and... Read More
    Category: Indian Affairs

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    New Bhaupur - New Khurja Section Of Eastern Dedicated Freight Corridor

    16 days ago
    India's prime minister is committed to the ambitious New Bhaupur-New Khurja section of the Eastern Dedicated Freight Corridor (EDFC) in Uttar Pradesh (UP). Highlights: ♦ The construction cost of the 351 km long New Bhaupur-New Khurja section of the EDFC is Rs. 5,750 crores and most of its part passes through UP. ♦ This part will alleviate the congestion on the existing Kanpur-Delhi mainline and allow Indian Railways to run faster trains. ♦ UP's agricultural... Read More
    Category: Indian Affairs


    Foundation Stone For Tihan-IIT Was Laid

    16 days ago
    The Union Minister of Education virtually laid the foundation stone for "TiHAN-IIT Hyderabad". This is India's first testbed for Autonomous Navigation Systems (Terrestrial and Aerial). TiHAN-IIT Hyderabad: ♦ The TiHAN Foundation established at IIT Hyderabad is a multi-departmental project provided by researchers in the Electrical, Computer Science, Mechanical and Aerospace, Civil, Mathematics, and Design fields IIT Hyderabad with collaboration and support from reputed... Read More


    Year-End Review Of The Department Of Posts (DoP)

    16 days ago
    The Department has been in operation for more than 150 years, engaged in mail delivery, deposit acceptance under Small Savings Schemes, providing life insurance cover under Postal Life Insurance (PLI) and Rural Postal Life Insurance (RPLI), and providing retail services such as bill collection, sale of forms, etc. Highlights: ♦ The DoP also acts as an agent for India's Government to provide citizens with other services, such as MGNREGS salary payment and pension payment. ♦... Read More
    Category: Indian Affairs


    BARC Developed Eye Cancer Therapy

    16 days ago
    The Bhabha Atomic Research Center (BARC) in Mumbai has developed the first indigenous Ruthenium 106 Plaque form of eye cancer therapy to treat Ocular Tumours. This is expected to reduce the cost of treatment of ocular tumors in the country. It is said that the newly developed plaque complies with international standards. Ocular Tumors: Ocular tumors are tumors inside the eye. They are collections of cells that grow and multiply abnormally and form masses. Radiotherapy and chemotherapy are... Read More


    INS Kiltan Arrived In Sihanoukville

    16 days ago
    As part of Mission Sagar III, INS Kiltan arrived in Sihanoukville, Cambodia. The ship will transport 15 tons of Humanitarian Assistance and Disaster Relief (HADR) warehouses to Cambodian people affected by the floods, handed over to the National Disaster Management Committee (NDMC) of Cambodia. Mission Sagar: ♦ During the ongoing COVID-19 period, India launched Mission Sagar as part of the government’s initiative towards five island nations in the Indian Ocean. ♦ The... Read More
    Category: Indian Affairs


    DRDO Young Scientist Laboratory for Quantum Technologies - DYSL-QT

    16 days ago
    The DRDO Young Scientist Laboratory has developed a Quantum-based technology to generate Random Numbers. Highlights: ♦ DYSL-QT has developed a Quantum Random Number Generator (QRNG), which can detect random quantum events and convert them into a stream of binary numbers. ♦ The laboratory has developed a fibre optic branch path based on QRNG. ♦ QRNG based on branch path is based on the following principle: if a single photon is an incident on a balanced beam splitter, it... Read More


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    BCIT Is Getting Prepared To Save The Kolar Leaf-Nosed Bat

    16 days ago
    The Karnataka Forest Service and the Bat Conservation Foundation of India (BCIT) are preparing to save the Koala leaf-nosed bat from extinction. BCIT is a non-profit organization whose mission is to protect bat species in India by protecting their habitat. Its headquarters is located in Bangalore, Karnataka. Kolar Leaf-Nosed Bat: ♦ Scientific Name: Hipposideros hypophyllus ♦ It is endemic to India. It is presently known only from one cave in Hanumanahalli village in Kolar... Read More


    RBI Trend and Progress Report Provides the Performance Of The Banking Sector

    16 days ago
    The Reserve Bank of India's trend and progress report provides information on the banking industry's performance. This includes non-bank financial institutions and cooperative banks.
    Highlights: ♦ The report also provides views on the development prospects of India's financial industry. The report is statutory compliance with the Banking Control Law of 1949. ♦ The report stated that the ratio of total non-performing assets of commercial banks dropped from 9.1%... Read More
    Category: Banking & Finance


    GoI launched the Global Pravasi Rishta Portal and Mobile app

    16 days ago
    The Indian government launched the global Pravasi Rishta portal and mobile application. The application is designed to connect the Indian diaspora all over the world. The Global Pravasi Rishta portal and mobile application will help connect the 31.2 million Indian diasporas scattered worldwide.
    Highlights: ♦ The Global Pravasi Rishta portal and mobile application will help connect the 31.2 million Indian diasporas scattered worldwide. It will establish a three-way communication... Read More


    Cabinet Approved The Export Of The Akash Missile System

    16 days ago
    The cabinet chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi recently approved the export of Akash missile systems. Besides, a committee was established to approve the export of missile systems quickly. Highlights: ♦ The goal of the Indian government is to export $5 billion Akash missiles. According to the Ministry of Defense, the Akash missile has more than 96% local content. ♦ The export of Akash missiles will help the Indian government achieve 25 billion U.S. dollars in defence... Read More


    Cabinet Approved MoU Between India And Bhutan

    16 days ago
    The United Cabinet approved a memorandum of understanding (MoU) between India and Bhutan on the peaceful use of outer space. The two countries signed a memorandum of understanding on November 19, 2020. Highlights: ♦ The agreement enables the two countries to seek cooperation in space science, navigation, planetary exploration, use of space systems, spacecraft and ground systems. ♦ The memorandum of understanding will help establish a joint working group. The group will be... Read More
    Category: International


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