Raisina Dialogue Conference 2024

On February 23rd 2024, Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurated 9th edition of prestigious Raisina Dialogue conference in New Delhi focused on key global issues, in presence of Greece Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis as chief guest. About Raisina Dialogue Annual Raisina ..


India approves 100% FDI in space sector

On February 22nd 2024, the Indian government amended foreign direct investment (FDI) guidelines for the strategic space sector, allowing greater overseas capital inflows across satellite manufacturing, launch vehicles building and ground infrastructure creation. Changes in FDI Caps The policy cleared ..


Terahertz Tags to Spot Product Tampering

Scientists at Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) have created next-generation anti-counterfeiting tags harnessing terahertz waves that can remotely detect tampering or removal attempts from product packaging due to their novel tamper-proof adhesive design with embedded micro-particles. Compared to lower radio ..


Daily Current Affairs Quiz: February 22, 2024

1. Recently, which organization has launched the ‘Global Initiative on Digital Health (GIDH)’? [A] World Health Organization (WHO)[B] UNICEF[C] United Nations[D] European Union Show Answer Correct Answer: A [World Health Organization (WHO)] Notes:The World Health Organization (WHO) launched the Global ..

Japan Commits Rs 12,800 Crore Loan to Finance Indian Projects

On February 21st, 2024, Japan’s government signed a yen loan agreement worth 232.209 billion yen, approximately Rs 12,800 crore, with India to fund development across nine crucial infrastructure and innovation promotion projects that aim to strengthen bilateral economic ties. Key ..


US vetoes UN Ceasefire Call for Israel-Gaza Fighting

At the United Nations Security Council on February 21st 2024, the United States exercised its veto power to override a resolution put forward by Arab nations led by Algeria that sought an urgent ceasefire and end to major Israeli military ..