Blog News

15 Mar

Antibiotics, river contamination and healthcare . Issue Several rivers in the world, including those in India, have been reported to have high concentrations of antibiotics such as ciprofloxacin, norfloxacin, oxytetracycline and ofloxacin....

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15 Mar

Reading the new State of Forest Report 2019 . Context State of Forest Report 2019 has shown a 1,275 sq km gain in very dense forest, but what this...

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15 Mar

Looming water crisis in India . Context According to the World Resources Institute’s (WRI) Aqueduct Water Risk Atlas, India is among the 17 countries, facing “extremely high” water stress....

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14 Mar

GISAT-1 mission” . Context An ISRO GSLV-II rocket will launch the GISAT-1 mission.  . About: GISAT-1 is an Indian earth observation satellite to be launched in geostationary orbit. It...

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14 Mar

Genome India Project Context The government has cleared an ambitious gene-mapping project that is being described by those involved as the “first scratching of the surface of the vast...

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14 Mar

‘National Mission on Quantum Technologies & Applications (NM-QTA)’ . Context The government in its budget 2020 has announced a National Mission on Quantum Technologies & Applications (NM-QTA) with a...

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14 Mar

Voyager 2 . Context In an incredible feat of remote engineering, NASA has fixed one of the most intrepid explorers in human history. Voyager 2, currently some 11.5 billion miles from Earth,...

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13 Mar

DAILY QUIZ / DAY-19

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13 Mar

SUTRA PIC . Context The government recently unveiled SUTRA PIC programme to research on ‘indigenous’ cows. . About: SUTRA PIC: It stands for Scientific Utilization Through Research Augmentation-Prime Products from Indigenous...

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