World’s first GM Rubber Plant in Assam

Context Recently, the world’s first genetically modified (GM) rubber plant was planted on the outskirts of Guwahati, Assam. About GM Rubber Plant GM Rubber is the 2nd genetically modified crop to start field trial…

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Installation of Doppler Radars by IMD

Context The India Meteorological Department (IMD) will install seven new doppler radars in Maharashtra, including Mumbai, this year. Key Details about Doppler Radars Doppler radars of varying frequencies — S-band,…

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Ramgarh Vishdhari Wildlife Sanctuary is now 52nd Tiger Reserve of India

Context Recently, the National Tiger Conservation Authority (NTCA) has given the green signal to Ramgarh Vishdhari Wildlife Sanctuary as 52nd Tiger Reserve of India. About Ramgarh Vishdhari Wildlife Sanctuary It is the fourth tiger reserve of…

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