References: For this initiative, we refer important newspapers like The Hindu, PIB, Indian Express, Live Mint, Business Line, Business Standard and Economic Times. Moreover, other important sources are also dig up to get authentic information.
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World Organization of Animal Health; RADARSAT satellite; Juneteenth; Sahitya Akademi; Bal Sahitya Purskar; Yuva Puraskar; Standards and Trade Development Facility (STDF); World Day to Combat Desertification; United Nations Convention to Combat Desertification (UNCCD); What is a Dead Zone? What is Eutrophication? Pradhan Mantri Bhartiya Janaushadhi Pariyojana (PMBJP); Bureau of Pharma PSUs of India (BPPI); Impatiens balsamina; World's highest operating weather station; Mount Everest; 13 June: International Albinism Awareness Day; etc.
Spitzer Space Telescope; 16th Asia media summit; Asia-Pacific Institute for Broadcasting Development (AIBD); Location of Cambodia; Kimberley Process; Global Peace Index 2019; NASA's OSIRIS-REx; VG Kannan Committee; Insolvency and Bankruptcy Board of India (IBBI); Bug bounty program; Danny Kaye Humanitarian Award; UNICEF; BBC’s Global Food Champion Award; Akshaya Patra; etc.
Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO); Per- and Polyfluoroalkyl (PFAs); Strait of Hormuz; Sheath Blight disease; Jammu & Kashmir Reservation (Amendment) Bill; Asiatic Golden cat; Hypersonic Technology Demonstrator Vehicle (HSTDV); Scram jet and Ram jet; Hypersonic weapon; Jnanpith Award; Spectrum-Roentgen-Gamma (SRG) Telescope; Windrush Scheme; Muslim Women (Protection of Rights on Marriage) Bill, 2019; Triple Talaq; Information Fusion Centre — Indian Ocean Region (IFC-IOR); Aadhaar and Other Laws (Amendment) Ordinance, 2019; etc.
‘Paddy frog’; 33rd Feria Internacional del Libro de Guadalajara; National Rural Drinking Water Programme (NRDWP); Kailash Manasarovar Yatra; World Day Against Child Labour; Leader of Rajya Sabha; Article 356; International Arbitration Centre (NDIAC) Bill, 2019; Institutionalised Arbitration; What are Kelps? Bimal Jalan committee on economic capital framework; Multilateral Convention to Implement Tax Treaty Related Measures; Base erosion and profit shifting (BEPS); Bureau of Police Research and Development (BPRD); etc.