World Honey Bee Day; Benefits of beekeeping; MyFASTag App; FASTag Partner App; Electronic Toll Collection (ETC); What is FASTag? Tribal Cooperative Marketing Development Federation of India Limited (TRIFED); India-US Strategic and Commercial Dialogue; New “two plus two” ministerial dialogue; Artificial womb; EVE (Ex-vivo uterine environment) therapy; Preterm birth; NASA’s Tracking and Data Relay Satellite System (TDRSS); Two new species of Earthworm discovered in Kerala; etc.
National Handloom Day; Handloom sector in India; Trade Facilitation Action Plan (2017-20); WTO-Trade Facilitation Agreement; Two new species of Cycas; Framework for a Code of Conduct in The South China Sea; South China Sea code of conduct; World’s First Nuclear Attack on Hiroshima; Low-cost, sensitive CO sensor; Carbon Monoxide; Stratosphere; WASP-121b exoplanet; A New Drug Delivery Platform Using Nanoparticles; etc.
GSLV Mark III: India’s heaviest rocket; GSAT–19; Central Industrial Security Force (CISF); National Skill Development Corporation India (NSDC); National Water Development Agency; National Commission for Protection of Child Rights (NCPCR); 2017 Global Retail Development Index (GRDI); What is Mission Innovation (MI)? Clean Energy Ministerial (CEM); Qatar Diplomatic Crisis; India’s first Rural LED Street Lighting Project; India’s first ‘private’ railway station; etc.
Darwaza Band; What is International Comparison Programme? Bicycle Patrols; National Commission for Schedule Tribes (NCST); Legalising gambling; Global warming and local urban heating; Urban Heat Island (UHI) effect; India-Spain Agreements; Minesweeper deal; Sankhyiki Bhawan; ICBM defense system; etc.
52nd Annual Meetings of the African Development Bank; Integration of eSanad with Parinam Manjusha; Cobra lily; Nauru Nauru; International Solar Alliance; AFSPA in Manipur; Madhya Pradesh to develop a happiness index; NASA’s tribute to Abdul Kalam; Iran’s presidential election; Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus
Measures for Desiltation of Ganga by Chitale Committee recommendations; Healthcare access and quality index (HAQ); Common Risk Mitigation Mechanism (CRMM); International Solar Alliance; Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP); First human antibodies to fight all Ebola viruses; GST rates on green goods; ‘Nasofilters’- Cheapest respiratory filter
While hydropower projects are critical for economic growth and development, it is equally important to fully assess its potential social and environmental impact in the long-term. The challenge lies in finding the right balance between the need for rapid development and the necessity of protecting the environment.
India-Palestine Agreements; Deen Dayal Upadhyay Grameen Kaushalya Yojana (DDU GKY); Operation Clean Money; Sagarmala port project; What is cage culture? World Gold Council; Ovais Sarmad; UNFCCC; Proxima B: Earth 2.0; India’s first ornamental fish tech park; Yellow-eyed penguins; Anshu Jamsenpa; Southern Bird Wing”: ‘State butterfly’ of Karnataka; Henderson island; Mt Lhotse; etc.
New series of IIP and WPI; Immediate measures to curb online child sexual abuse; Northern Zonal Council; Integrated Information System for Public Recruitment Agencies; Arctic Council; India-UK MoU in urban transport sector; Cordon And Search Operations (CASO); Florence Nightingale Awards; Derby Air-to-Air Beyond Visual Range Missile; etc.
India Exclusion Report (IXR); Strategic Partnership (SP) model; Voluntary unemployment; GM mustard; GEAC; “Yuegong-1”, or “Lunar Palace”; Bioregenerative Life Support System; Rail Connectivity for Chardham Pilgrimage; ‘Spyder’ surface-to-air missile; e-Krishi Samvad; Bhishtis; WHO’s goodwill ambassador for hepatitis; etc.