Hornbills | UPSC

Hornbills | UPSC

Hornbills | UPSC : Hornbills used to be hunted for their casques — upper beak and feathers for headgear despite being cultural symbols .

Krishi Megh | UPSC

Krishi Megh | UPSC : Krishi Megh is a step forward towards digital agriculture of New India with AI integration and cloud computing .

Challenges for NEP 2020 UPSC

Challenges for NEP 2020 | UPSC

Challenges for NEP 2020 : The proposal to make the mother tongue the medium of instruction till Class 5, which has stirred up the fiercest debates

Hoolock Gibbons | UPSC

Hoolock gibbons threatened with extinction in two manipur districts.Western hoolock gibbons have declined by almost 90% over the last 30 years .

Gramodyog Vikas Yojana _ UPSC

Gramodyog Vikas Yojana | UPSC

Gramodyog Vikas Yojana | UPSC : The programme aims to enhance the production of ‘Agarbatti’ to develop village industry in the country.

Smart India Hackathon 2020 _ UPSC

Smart India Hackathon 2020 | UPSC

Smart India Hackathon 2020 | UPSC : Smart India Hackathon (SIH), the world’s biggest open platform for innovators and entrepreneurs on August 1, 2020.

Green-Ag Project | UPSC

Green-Ag Project | UPSC : The Union government on July 28, 2020, launched the Green-Ag Project in Mizoram, to reduce emissions from agriculture .

World Hepatitis Day 2020

World Hepatitis Day 2020 | UPSC

World Hepatitis Day 2020 | UPSC : This year’s theme is “Hepatitis-free future-WHO,” with a focus on preventing hepatitis B among mothers and newborns. 

Air Quality Life Index (AQLI) | UPSC

Air Quality Life Index (AQLI) | UPSC :The Air Quality Life Index data in the report was averaged across globally, and covers period between 1998 and 2018.

Global Tiger Day 2020

Global Tiger Day 2020 | UPSC

Global Tiger Day 2020 | UPSC : India’s fulfilment of its resolve to double tiger numbers, four years in advance to celebrate Global Tiger Day 2020 is here .

“Mausam” Mobile App | UPSC

“Mausam” Mobile App | UPSC : Ministry of Earth Sciences launches Mobile App “Mausam” for India Meteorological Department on its Foundation Day Celebrations

BIS-Care Mobile App _ UPSC

BIS-Care Mobile App | UPSC

BIS-Care Mobile App | UPSC : Shri Ram Vilas Paswan today launched the Bureau of Indian Standard’s Mobile App ‘BIS-Care for consumers .

Khazan Agriculture System UPSC

Khazan Agriculture System | UPSC

Khazan Agriculture System | UPSC : the low-lying floodplains of Goa, characterised by an estuarine agricultural system called Khazan agriculture system.

Kargil Vijay Diwas UPSC

Kargil Vijay Diwas | UPSC

Kargil Vijay Diwas | UPSC : Kargil Vijay Diwas, named after the successful Operation Vijay, is celebrated in India on 26 July.

India Ideas Summit 2020 | UPSC

India Ideas Summit 2020 | UPSC : India Ideas Summit 2020 theme for this year’s India Ideas Summit is ‘Building a Better Future’.

MANODARPAN

MANODARPAN | UPSC

MANODARPAN | UPSC : Union HRD Minister also inaugurated a  National Toll-free Helpline , a special web page of MANODARPAN , and a Handbook .

PM SVANidhi Mobile App | UPSC

PM SVANidhi Mobile App | UPSC : This App aims to provide user friendly digital interface for Lending Institutions (LIs) . Already 48,000 loans sanctioned. 

World Snake Day 2020

World Snake Day 2020 | UPSC

World Snake Day 2020 | UPSC : The World snake day is an opportunity to celebrate snakes and raise awareness about their conservation.

Post Covid Coach _ UPSC

Post Covid Coach | UPSC

Post Covid Coach | UPSC : Post Covid Coach is designed with handsfree amenities, copper-coated handrails  latches, plasma air purification .

PRAGYATA Guidelines | UPSC

PRAGYATA Guidelines | UPSC : The PRAGYATA guidelines include eight steps Plan- Review- Arrange- Guide- Yak(talk)- Assign- Track- Appreciate.

Pangolin UPSC

Pangolin | UPSC

Pangolin | UPSC : Pangolins are the most trafficked wild mammals in the world, with the seizure of their scales increasing tenfold between 2014 and 2018 .

India VNR 2020 Report | UPSC

India VNR 2020 Report | UPSC : NITI Aayog presents India’s second Voluntary National Review at UN’s High-Level Political Forum .

All India Tiger Estimation

All India Tiger Estimation | UPSC

All India Tiger Estimation | UPSC :All India Tiger Estimation is steered by the National Tiger Conservation Authority & technical backstopping from the WWI

Navigation Bill 2020 | UPSC

Navigation Bill 2020 | UPSC : Ministry of Shipping has issued the draft of Aids to Navigation Bill, 2020 for suggestions from the stakeholders .

India Global Week 2020 UPSC IAS

India Global Week 2020 | UPSC

India Global Week 2020 | UPSC : India Global Week is where India meets the World, and the World meets India. #BeTheRevival: India & A Better New World .

AirBridge Ventilator

AirBridge Ventilator | UPSC

AirBridge Ventilator | UPSC : Sree Chitra Tirunal Institute for Medical Sciences and Technology- Emergency Breathing Assist System (EBAS) called AirBridge.

Marmots | UPSC

Marmots | UPSC : Marmots are relatively large ground squirrels in the genus Marmota, with 15 species living in Asia, Europe and North America.

AatmaNirbhar Bharat App UPSC IAS

AatmaNirbhar Bharat App | UPSC

AatmaNirbhar Bharat App | UPSC : Niti Aayog launches Digital India AatmaNirbhar Bharat App Innovation Challenge for Indian tech entrepreneurs and Startups.

New STIP 2020 UPSC IAS

New STIP 2020 | UPSC

New STIP 2020 | UPSC : The new policy is expected to be released later this year, replacing the existing policy, which was formulated in 2013.

UNSC Reforms and India | UPSC

UNSC Reforms and India | UPSC

India’s election as a non-permanent member for UNSC has reassured a hope again . This year UNSC saw a paradigm shift in casting votes . Comment -(GS 3)

G4 Influenza Virus UPSC

G4 Influenza Virus | UPSC

G4 Influenza Virus UPSC : New influenza virus isolated in pigs in China has pandemic potential.Existing influenza vaccines will provide no immunity .

Udyam Registration Portal UPSC

Udyam Registration Portal | UPSC

Udyam Registration Portal : New Udyam Registration process of Classification and Registration of enterprises is starting from 1st July, 2020.

TRIFED Tribes India IAS

TRIFED | Tribes India | UPSC

TRIFED | Tribes India | UPSC : Webinar-Be Vocal for Local and Go digital-TRIFED embarks on a massive digitisation drive to connect Tribals.

Justice Katakey Committee UPSC IAS

Justice Katakey Committee | UPSC

Justice Katakey Committee | UPSC : The committee headed by Justice Katakey will submit its report within 30 days on Assam Gas Leak .

Pollinator Week UPSC IAS

Pollinator Week | UPSC

Pollinator Week | UPSC : Pollinator Week is a time to celebrate pollinators and spread the word about what you can do to protect them .

World Rainforest Day

World Rainforest Day | UPSC

World Rainforest Day | UPSC : The first World Rainforest Day was launched on June 22nd, 2017 by Rainforest Partnership .Deforestation causes 15% of CO2 .

World camel day 2020

World camel day | UPSC

World camel day | UPSC : Camel is one of the most important livestock for food security.WORLD CAMEL DAY is therefore celebrated each year on 22nd June

Aarogyapath Portal

Aarogyapath | UPSC

It is a web-based solution for the healthcare supply chain that provides real-time availability of critical supplies launched.