Maritime Exercise SLINEX-20

News: The eighth editions of annual India Navy – Sri Lanka Navy bilateral maritime exercise SLINEX-20 has scheduled at Trincomalee, Sri Lanka from 19 to 21 October 2020. The Sri Lanka Navy will be represented by SLN Ships Saurya (Offshore Patrol Vessel) and Gajabahu (Training Ship) led by Rear Admiral Bandara Jayathilaka, the Flag OfficerContinue reading “Maritime Exercise SLINEX-20”

Baba Banda Singh Bahadur History

Baba Banda Singh Bahadur was born on October 27, 1670, at village Rajouri in the Jammu state of India. His original name was Lachhman Dav. At the teenage, he left home and became a Bairagi. He took the name of Madho Das. He came to the Nashik on the Bank of Godavari in Maharashtra. ThereContinue reading “Baba Banda Singh Bahadur History”

PHILATELY DAY

Thirteenth October is Philately Day. India Post, Mumbai has started the celebration of the National Postal Week from 9th October has come out with unique philately merchandise – a ‘Stamped Mask’. The masks are made of cloth and have pictures of stamps imprinted on them. It is an attempt to make the mask attractive andContinue reading “PHILATELY DAY”

Hydrogen Fuel Cell

News: Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR) and KPIT successfully ran trails of India’s first Hydrogen Fuel Cell (HFC) prototype car. It is running on an indigenously developed fuel cell stack at CSIR-National Chemical Laboratory, Pune. The fuel cell is a low-temperature PEM (Proton Exchange Membrane) type Fuel Cell that operates at 65-75 degreeContinue reading “Hydrogen Fuel Cell”

Repatriation and International Travel of over 20 Lakh People Facilitated since May 6, 2020

Shri Hardeep Singh Puri, MoS, I/C, Civil Aviation said, Government of India has made more accessible the repatriation and International travel of over 20 lakh people through different means since 6th May 2020. The Government of India has formalised air bubble arrangements with 16 countries like USA, Canada, France, Germany, UK, Maldives, UAE, Qatar, Afghanistan,Continue reading “Repatriation and International Travel of over 20 Lakh People Facilitated since May 6, 2020”

Two new species of Pipeworts discover from the Western Ghats

In the Western Ghats, two new species of a plant group known for their various medicinal properties discovered by the Scientist from Agharkar Research Institute (ARI), Pune. The Western Ghats have one of the thirty-five hot-spots of biological diversity in the world and around 111 species in India. The plant group is known as pipewortsContinue reading “Two new species of Pipeworts discover from the Western Ghats”

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”

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”

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”

Celebrated Engineering day in the memory of Sir M Visvesvaraya

About: Sir Mokshagundam Visvesvaraya born on September 15, 1860 in Muddenahalli village of Karnataka. He is commonly known as Sir MV. He was an Indian eminent civil engineer and statesman and the “Diwan of Maysor”, serving from 1912 to 1919. Contribution towards country: His contribution towards India’s progress “most prolific civil engineer, dam builder, economist,Continue reading “Celebrated Engineering day in the memory of Sir M Visvesvaraya”