Prakash Singh judgment on police reforms 2006

Prakash Singh judgment on police reforms 2006 Context Political interference in police postings continues despite the landmark Prakash Singh judgment nearly a decade-and-a-half ago that addressed the issue and was…

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World’s first wooden satellite to be launched from New Zealand

Context The European Space Agency (ESA) has planned to put the world’s first wooden satellite, WISA Woodsat, on Earth’s orbit by the end of this year. About world’s first wooden satellite…

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Sub-Mission on Agricultural Mechanization (SMAM)

Context To empower the farmers through Sub-Mission on Agricultural Mechanization (SMAM) scheme, Government of India has released funds for various activities of Farm Mechanization like Establishment of Custom Hiring Centres, Farm…

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Precision Iodine Value Analyzer (PIVA)

Context In one of its initiatives to encourage the manufacturing industry in India, Council of Scientific and Industrial Research-Central Scientific Instruments Organisation (CSIR-CSIO) has developed and transferred the technology of…

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