Argentina: Current Affairs, GK & News - 2020-2021
Project ‘Decarbonising Transport in India’ will be launched on 24th June
Published: June 22, 2020
For reducing the carbon dioxide emission caused due to transportation in the country, NITI Aayog will launch the project ‘Decarbonising Transport in India’ on 24th June 2020. The project is in collaboration with the International Transport Forum (ITF). Objective of the Project To meet the goals related to climate/ climate change in the country, it ..
Month: Current Affairs - June, 2020
Category: Environment Current Affairs
14,100 tonnes of the rare metal, Lithium Reserves found in India
Published: February 18, 2020
The researchers at the India’s Atomic Energy Commission have found Lithium Reserves of 14,100 tonnes in Mandya. Mandya is 100 km away from Bengaluru, Karnataka. Being a very rare metal Lithium is mainly used in manufacturing batteries for electric vehicles. Highlights The reserves found is very little as compared to the world’s leading producers of ..
Category: India Nation & States Current Affairs
Manav Thakkar becomes first Indian to be ranked World No.1 in U-21 Men’s Singles Category
Published: January 4, 2020
19-year-old Indian table tennis player Manav Thakkar has jumped nine places to become the world number 1 in the Under-21 Men’s single category rankings released by the International Tennis Tennis Federation (ITTF) on Friday, 3rd January 2020. The updated ranking was released by ITTF on Friday, in which Manav achieved the feat after winning the ..
First North East Food Innovation Exhibition
Published: December 6, 2019
The Chief Minister of Meghalaya, Conrad K Sangma inaugurated the first edition of the North East Food Exhibition in Shillong on Wednesday, 4th December 2019. The food exhibition is been organized at the Polo ground of Shillong, aiming to make it the biggest food festival in the South East Asian region. The exhibition will focus ..
Category: States Current Affairs
Climate and Environmental Emergency declared by European Union Parliament
Published: November 29, 2019
Urging all countries under the European Union to commit to net-zero greenhouse gas emissions on Thursday, November 28, 2019, The European Parliament declared a global ” Climate and Environmental Emergency”. The resolution was passed with a comfortable majority of 429 votes in favour to 225 votes against the declaration. The Parliament also called on all ..
Category: International Current Affairs