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The Union Cabinet has granted approval to Alliance Air to fly between India and Sri Lanka, by waiving the rule that an airline needs to own minimum 20 aircraft to operate internationally. Alliance Air, which is a 100 per cent subsidiary of Air India, has five years of experience but does not have 20 aircrafts. ..
The World Economic Forum, Global Gender Gap index was designed and first published in 2006 to measure gender equality by collecting data based on gender gap between women and men in four key areas: education, economy, health, and politics from countries around the world. The 2019 Global Gender gap index was released on Monday, December ..
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The International Geological Congress(ICG) is a mega event organized once in every four years since its inception in Paris in the year 1878. The 36th edition will be organized in India’s capital New Delhi from 2nd-8th March next year. The International Geological Congress has 45 themes, that cover all aspects of our planet, Earth. The ..
Category: Environment Current Affairs
Topics: Australia • Bangladesh • Brisbane • Geological Survey of India • Indian National Science Academy • International Geological Congress • Ministry of Earth Science • Ministry of Mines • Nepal • Prime Minister of India • Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan • South Africa • srilanka
The Director-General of ICAR inaugurated the 3 day International Seminar on Climate Smart Farming Systems for the Bay of Bengal Initiative for Multi-Sectoral Technical and Economic Cooperation (BIMSTEC) countries in New Delhi on Wednesday, 11th December 2019. The Seminar is organized by the Department of Agricultural Research and Education under the Ministry of Agriculture and ..
Topics: Bangladesh • Bay of Bengal Initiative for Multi-Sectoral Technical and Economic Cooperation • Bhutan • BIMSTEC • Government of India • Indian Council of Agricultural Research • International Seminar on Climate Smart Farming Systems • Ministry of Agriculture and Farmer's Welfare • Myanmar • Narendra Modi • Nepal • New Delhi • Prime minister • srilanka • Thailand
Norway topped the ranking Index with an HDI value of 0.954 followed by Switzerland at 2nd, Ireland, Germany, Hong Kong, Australia, Iceland, Sweden making the top eight places in the index ranking respectively. Among Indian neighbours, Srilanka at 71st place, China ranked 85th with an HDI value of 0.758, Bhutan 134th, Bangladesh 135th, Myanmar at ..
Category: Reports & Indexes Current Affairs