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The Ministry of Culture has issued guidelines to conduct cultural events under the central sector scheme “Kala Sanskriti Vikas Yojana”. Highlights The guidelines will benefit artists and institutions by providing alternative services through digital platforms. Also, the Ministry has granted permission to conduct events on virtual mode. Guidelines The Utilization Certificate must be submitted. The ..
Category: Art & Culture Current Affairs
The World Health Organization recently released the Global Tuberculosis Report, 2020. The report says that COVID-19 could push Tuberculosis related deaths in the world to eight years back. In other words, it might increase the TB deaths by 0.2 to 0.4 million. Highlights India registered a decline in notification of Tuberculosis cases by 85% in ..
Category: Reports & Indexes Current Affairs
The BepiColombo Space Craft was launched jointly by Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency and European Space Agency to planet Mercury. The space craft has now crossed Venus on its way to Mercury. Highlights The mission BepiColombo consists of two satellites launched together. They are Mercury Planetary Orbiter and Mercury Magentospheric Orbiter. The two satellites will separate ..
Category: Science & Technology Current Affairs
The World Food Day is celebrated by the United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization on October 16 every year. It is concerned with hunger, food security. The celebrations include International Fund for Agricultural Development and World Food Programme. The World Food Day also marks the 75th anniversary of the Food and Agriculture Organization. At first, ..
Category: Important Days & Events Current Affairs
Here are top News Headlines of 17th October 2020 India SC appoints ex-judge M.B. Lokur as one-man panel to prevent stubble-burning smog PM releases commemorative coin of Rs 75 denomination on 75th anniversary of Rome-based FAO (Food and Agriculture Organization) Life expectancy in India rose from 59.6 years in 1990 to 70.8 years in 2019: ..
Category: Today's News Headlines