Pong Dam Lake Wildlife Sanctuary

Over a lakh migratory water birds arrived at the Pong Dam Lake Wildlife Sanctuary in Himachal Pradesh in winter 2020-21. Pong Dam Lake Wildlife Sanctuary: Key Points Location: Kangra District, Himachal Pradesh. Formation: In 1975, the Pong dam was built across the Beas River. It is also called the Pong reservoir or the Maharana Pratap Sagar. In 1983, the entire reservoir

Hunter Syndrome: MPS II

Two brothers suffering from Mucopolysaccharidosis II or MPS II (Hunter Syndrome, Attenuated Type) have approached the Delhi High Court seeking direction to the Centre and AIIMS to provide them free treatment. MPS II is a rare disease that is passed on in families. Hunter Syndrome: MPS II – Key Points About: MPS II mostly affects boys and their bodies cannot break down

Prevention of Insults to National Honour Act

Police have booked several under The Prevention of Insults to National Honour Act, 1971, for the alleged insult of the National Flag in farmers protest on Republic Day. The law, enacted on December 23, 1971, penalizes the desecration of or insult to Indian national symbols, such as the National Flag, the Constitution, the National Anthem,

Einsteinium – Brief Explanation

The University of California has reported some of the properties of element 99 in the periodic table called “Einsteinium”, named after Albert Einstein. It was discovered in 1952 in the debris of the first hydrogen bomb (the detonation of a thermonuclear device called “Ivy Mike” in the Pacific Ocean). Since its discovery, scientists have not

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