Line of Actual Control (LAC)

News: India and China exchanged sharp statements blaming each other about LAC, with New Delhi describing China’s Line of Actual Control (LAC) claims as “untenable” and Beijing saying it “did not recognise” the Union Territory of Ladakh. What is Line of Actual Control? The LAC is the boundary that separates Indian-controlled territory from Chinese-controlled territory.Continue reading “Line of Actual Control (LAC)”

Armenia and Azerbaijan controversy over disputed region of Nagorno-Karabakh

News: The Authorities in Nagorno-Karabakh reported that more than 26 of its serviceman had been killed in the battling. At the heart of the conflict is a dispute over control of the mountain region of Nagorno-Karabakh. About Nagorno-Karabakh region: This is landlocked mountainous region. It is the subject of an unresolved dispute between Azerbaijan, inContinue reading “Armenia and Azerbaijan controversy over disputed region of Nagorno-Karabakh”

Narcotics Control Bureau

Narcotics Control Bureau was set up as apex agency drug law enforcement agency with aspect to coordinate of various central / state agencies in the matter related with drug law in the country. Narcotics Drugs and Psychotropic Substances have several medical and scientific uses. India’s approach towards Narcotics Drugs and Psychotropic Substances is enshrined inContinue reading “Narcotics Control Bureau”

Remote Sensing

Remote sensing is the science of making inference about objects from measurements, made at a distance, without coming into physical contact with the object under study. This can be used to gather information about an object without actually coming in contact with it. Human apply remote sensing in their day-to-day business, through vision, hearing andContinue reading “Remote Sensing”

SP Balasubrahmanyam

News : The popular singer SP Balasubrahmanyam passed away on September 25 at the age of 74.   About : He was born in Nellore, Madras Presidency into a Telgu Brahmin family. He interested in music began early. Brilliant in academics, he wanted to become an engineer and took admission in Anantapur, Andhra Pradesh. SripathiContinue reading “SP Balasubrahmanyam”

International Sign Languages Day

United Nations has declared 23rd September as ‘International Sign Language Day’. The Indian Sign Language Research and Training Centre (ISLRTC) was celebrated the ‘International Sign Language Day’. The theme of this year is ‘Sign Languages are for everyone’ with a view of enhancing awareness about Sign language and expanding its reach to everyone. Smt. ShankantulaContinue reading “International Sign Languages Day”

The Sports Ministry to establish 6 new Khelo India Centre of Excellence (KISCE) in Meghalaya and 5 more states

Under the flagship Khelo India Scheme, the Sports Ministry is program to establish the Khelo India Centre of Excellence (KISCE) in Meghalaya and five more states. Apart from Meghalaya, five other states of Dadra & Nagar Haveli and Daman & Diu, Maharashtra, Madhya Pradesh, Assam and Sikkim have been recognized in the second stage. TheContinue reading “The Sports Ministry to establish 6 new Khelo India Centre of Excellence (KISCE) in Meghalaya and 5 more states”

The Government passed Labour Code Bills

The Rajya Sabha also passed the three Labour codes namely, -> Industrial Relation Code, 2020 -> Code on Occupational Safety, Health & Working Conditions Code, 2020 -> Social Security Code, 2020 Shri Gangawar described the Bills during discussion on the bill as historic game changer which will harmonize the needs of workers, industries and otherContinue reading “The Government passed Labour Code Bills”

In a first, Indian Navy selected two Women officer as Airborne Tacticians to operate the helicopter

The Indian Navy announced the selection of two women officers as observer in the helicopter stream. Lieutenant Kumundini Tyagi and Sub Lieutenant Riti Singh will be the first women officers in the Indian Navy who would operate from warships. Earlier, till 1992, women officers were appointed in the Navy only in the medical stream fromContinue reading “In a first, Indian Navy selected two Women officer as Airborne Tacticians to operate the helicopter”

Government increases Minimum Support Price (MSP) for Rabi Crops

The Indian Government on 21st September 2020 declared an increases in the Minimum Support Price (MSP) for six rabi crops up to six percent for 2020-21. Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs (CCEA) chaired by Prime Minister approved the MSPs of six rabi crops. The Minimum Support Price (MSP) of wheat has been increased by Rs.Continue reading “Government increases Minimum Support Price (MSP) for Rabi Crops”