Litecoin: Whаt It Iѕ & Hоw It Wоrkѕ

Context: • Litecoin іѕ a рееr-tо-рееr сrурtосurrеnсу which іѕ uѕеd to transfer funds directly between іndіvіduаlѕ оr businesses wіthоut thе need fоr an іntеrmеdіаrу ѕuсh аѕ a bаnk оr рауmеnt processing ѕеrvісе. • ‎It is a form of digital mоnеу that utіlіzеѕ a blосkсhаіn tо easily mаіntаіn a рublіс lеdgеr Read More …

Scorpene-class submarine Karanj

1. Karanj is the third of the six Scorpene-class submarines being built by MDL under the Project 75 programme of Indian navy. It will undergo rigorous tests for the next one year before it is commissioned. 2. The first one, INS Kalvari, a diesel-electric attack submarine was commissioned by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Read More …

Stone tools offer insights into history of human evolution

Context: Based on over 7,200 stone artefacts collected from the archaeological site at Attirampakkam in the Kortallayar River Basin about 60 km northwest of Chennai, researchers suggest that hominins in India may have developed a Middle Palaeolithic culture phase around 3,85,000 years ago and continuing up to around 172,000 years Read More …

Facts Corner-Part-18

Stree Swabhiman: Stree Swabhiman is an initiative under Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology for women’s health and hygiene. It aims to create a sustainable model for providing adolescent girls and women an access to affordable sanitary products by leveraging Common Service Centres (CSCs) established under digital India. The initiative Read More …