Asan Conservation Reserve designated as Uttarakhand’s first Ramsar Sites

Context Kabartal, a freshwater marsh of North Bihar and Asan Conservation reserve (Asan Barrage) in Doon Valley of Uttarakhand were designated as Ramsar Sites. With these two sites, the network…

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DST collaborates with IBM to build STEM

DST collaborates with IBM to build STEM career opportunities for girl students Context Existing opportunities for meritorious girls to nurture their interest in Science Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) will be expanded and…

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Rudram-1: India’s first indigenous anti-radiation missile successfully test-fires

Rudram-1-India’s First Indigenous Anti-Radiation Missile Context Conducting yet another test of a indigenously developed weapons system, the Defence Research and Development Organisation conducted a successful test of the New Generation…

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1. Basic and Valuable difference between Wildlife Sanctuaries and National Parks?

Know the Difference between Wildlife Sanctuaries and National Parks Context Wildlife Sanctuaries and National Parks are protected natural habitats, declared by the government of a country according to the regulations…

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Bilateral Netting of Qualified Financial Contracts Bill, 2020

Context Parliament has passed the Bilateral Netting of Qualified Financial Contracts Bill, 2020 with the Rajya Sabha approving it. Key Details The bill provides a legal framework for bilateral netting…

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Ease of doing Business: How states are Ranked?

Context The absence of more industrialised states such as Tamil Nadu and Maharashtra, in the latest ease of doing business rankings from the top rungs and the presence of states such as Uttar…

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AUDFs01: Indian Astronomers discovered galaxy

Context Recently, the Department of Space has provided that the Indian Astronomers have discovered one of the farthest Star galaxies i.e. AUDFs01 in the universe. About AUDFs01-Farthest Star Galaxies It is discovered by India’s first Multi-Wavelength Space Observatory "AstroSat" which…

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