Draft Norms For Setting Vehicle Scrapping Unit

🕔18:21, 16.Oct 2019

The transport ministry has issued draft guidelines for setting up authorized vehicle scrapping unit facilities. According to the guidelines issued for comments from stakeholders, including the public.  The ministry will accept comments until November 15. Why we need a Vehicle

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Potential Of Minor Ports Of India

🕔17:48, 16.Oct 2019

The government is set to form a committee to assess the potential of over 150 minor ports in the country and link them with major ones to form a national grid for ports. Background The government has continuously striving to

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Power Generation Towards Cheaper Power Units

🕔17:47, 16.Oct 2019

Power Generation Towards Cheaper Power Units – Ways and means to generate cheaper power with existing and new capacity addition including renewable energy. Growth of Power generation in India: India has been aggressively expanding its power generation capacity over the

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Capital unable to breathe easy as air quality remains poor

🕔10:17, 16.Oct 2019

The Air Quality Index (AQI) of Delhi worsened slightly on Tuesday and stayed in the “poor” category and is expected to further deteriorate from the last week of October. Context : Stubble burning in Haryana, Punjab and on the border

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Jio, Bharti Spar Again On IUC

🕔10:15, 16.Oct 2019

In news  A fresh war of words has broken out between Reliance Jio and Bharti Airtel over the former charging users for voice calls to other networks What is the issue? Reliance Jio had earlier said that it had been

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IMF Trims Growth Rate To 6.1% In 2019

🕔10:08, 16.Oct 2019

In News   The International Monetary Fund (IMF) in April said India will grow at 7.3% in 2019.  The IMF on Tuesday slashed India’s GDP growth projection for the year 2019 to 6.1%, which is 1.2% down from its April

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India’s Share Of River Water Will No More Go To Pakistan

🕔10:05, 16.Oct 2019

India’s share of river water will no more go to Pakistan: Modi Prime Minister Narendra Modi said India would put to use its share of water from the rivers flowing to Pakistan and ensure that every single drop is used

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LOTUS-HR For Treatment Of Sewage Water 

🕔18:27, 15.Oct 2019

During the visit of His Majesty King Willem-Alexander and Her Majesty, Queen Maxima of the Kingdom of the Netherlands jointly launched the second phase of the Local Treatment of sewage water for Healthy Reuse (LOTUS-HR) program. About LOTUS-HR The project

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Detailed analysis of Land Acquisition Act

🕔18:18, 15.Oct 2019

A five-judge Constitution Bench of the Supreme Court is set to hear a case on the interpretation of the Right to Fair Compensation and Transparency in Land Acquisition Act, Rehabilitation Act (LAAR) from October 15. The SC will specifically interpret

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Severely Acute Malnourishment (SAM)

🕔17:53, 15.Oct 2019

 Context: Severely acute Malnourishment (SAM) The government decided to observe the Poshan Mah again this September and Poorna Ahaar (complementary feeding) showing its commitment towards containing malnutrition. The magnitude of malnourishment in India: Only 43% of children are introduced to

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