Current Affairs - March, 2021
Cherry blossom is the national flower of Japan. That is why it is also known as Japanese cherry and sakura. It is a flower of many trees of genus Prunus or Prunus subg. Cerasus. They usually refer to ornamental cherry trees. Q1. Where is Cherry Blossom found in India? Uttarakhand, Himachal Pradesh, Sikkim, Jammu & ..
Shirui Kashong Peak is one of the tourist attraction located in Ukhrul district of Manipur. It is 2,835 m above sea level. The peak has two major attractions- Shirui lilies and the rivers flowing across Ukhrul. Q1. Where is the Shirui Kashong Peak located? Ukhrul district, Manipur Q2. What is the major attraction of Shirui ..
Category: India Nation & States Current Affairs
India will be joining a French naval exercise in the Bay of Bengal this month. It is the first French naval exercise that Indian Navy will be a part of. The exercise is named as La Perouse. Japan, Australia, and the United States of America (USA) will also participate in the exercise. As per the ..
The Grant Assistance for Grassroots Projects (GGP) is a financial assistance scheme of Japan. GGP is provided by Japan for development projects designed to meet the diverse basic human needs of the people in over 100 countries including India. Q1. When was Grant Assistance for Grassroots Projects launched by Japan? 1989 Q2. Grant Assistance for ..
Category: International Current Affairs
NITI Aayog has released a report titled ‘Investment Opportunities in India’s Healthcare Sector’. The report highlights investment opportunities in different segments of the healthcare sector of India, including health insurance, telemedicine, medical devices and equipment, hospitals, home healthcare, and medical value travel. Q1. Who released the report titled ‘Investment Opportunities in India’s Healthcare Sector’? NITI ..
Category: Reports & Indexes Current Affairs