Day: November 19, 2020

Mahajan Commission Report

Context : A Maharashtra leader has sparked a controversy, when he called the incorporation of Belgaum (Belagavi), Karwar and Nipani areas of Karnataka into Maharashtra, as a dream of …

Deemed forests

Context : Karnataka Forest Minister has announced that the state government would soon declassify 6.64 lakh hectares of the 9.94 lakh hectares of deemed forests in the state (nearly …

Green Energy Convergence Project

Context : The Energy Efficiency Services Limited (EESL) is set to roll out India’s first Energy Convergence Project in Goa. Details : Under the project, EESL and the Department …

Bru-Reang Agreement

Leaders of the Mizoram Bru refugees have demanded commencement of their permanent rehabilitation in Tripura in the light of the quadripartite agreement signed in New Delhi in January. The …

Article 32 of Indian Constitution

Recently, a Supreme Court Bench headed by Chief Justice of India S A Bobde observed that it is “trying to discourage” individuals from filing petitions under Article 32 of …

Gullian Barre Syndrome

In a rare complication, some patients infected with Covid-19 have been found suffering from Guillain Barre Syndrome (GBS). A group of neurologists in Mumbai is now mapping these cases and …

Mahajan Commission Report

Karnataka Chief Minister B S Yediyurappa condemned comments by Maharashtra Deputy CM Ajit Pawar over the border dispute between the two states as an attempt to “incite fire”. Pawar …

Param Siddhi

Param Siddhi, the high performance computing-artificial intelligence (HPC-AI) supercomputer established under National Supercomputing Mission (NSM) at C-DAC has achieved global ranking of 63 in TOP 500 most powerful non-distributed computer systems in …

PM-FME Scheme

Union Minister of Food Processing Industries has inaugurated the capacity building component of the Pradhan Mantri Formalisation of Micro food processing Enterprises scheme (PM-FME Scheme) and launched the GIS One District One …