Day: October 2, 2020

NCRB Report on crimes against SC/STs

The annual Crime in India 2019 report published by the National Crime Records Bureau (NCRB) has shown that the crime against members of the Scheduled Castes (SCs) and the …

International Day of Older Persons

Every year 1st October is celebrated as the International Day of Older Persons, as declared by United Nations, to recognise, enable and expand the contributions of older people in …

UN Biodiversity Summit

The United Nations Summit on Biodiversity was convened by the President of the General Assembly on 30 September 2020, at the level of Heads of State and Government under …

RAISE 2020

Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology and NITI Aayog have organised a Global Virtual Summit on Artificial Intelligence (AI), RAISE 2020 (Responsible AI for Social Empowerment 2020). Industry analysts …

Defence offsets

What are defence offsets ? An offset is an obligation by an international player to boost India’s domestic defence industry if India is buying defence equipment from it. Benefits …