Himalayan Current Affairs, GK & News
The Department of Science and Technology is to release a National Level Climate Vulnerability report. The title of the report is “Climate Vulnerability Assessment for Adaptation Planning in India using a Common Framework”. About the report The report was generated based on a joint exercise by the Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation and Department ..
Category: Reports & Indexes Current Affairs
Saffron and Heeng are the most precious and valuable spices in the world. The Institute of Himalyan Bioresource Technology has partnered with the Department of Agriculture, Himachal Pradesh will join hands to boost the production of Heeng and Saffron in India Need The annual demand of Saffron spice in India is 100 tonnes per year. ..
Month: Current Affairs - June, 2020
Category: India Nation & States Current Affairs
A team of herpetologists (specialized in study of reptiles and amphibians) have discovered a more advanced new species of reddish-brown pit viper from Arunachal Pradesh. Their discovery was published in Russian Journal of Herpetology. About the Viper Scientific Name (of discovered Arunachal pit viper): Trimeresurus arunachalensis. This discovery of new species makes Arunachal Pradesh only ..
Month: Current Affairs - May, 2019
Category: Environment Current Affairs
Topics: Crying Keelback • Eaglenest Wildlife Sanctuary • Himalayan • Horseshoe • Hump-Nosed • Malabar • Reddish-Brown Pit Viper • Russian Journal of Herpetology • Trimeresurus arunachalensis • Vipers • West Kameng district