Current Affairs

Kashi Mahakal Express

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will inaugurate the Kashi Mahakal Express from Varanasi on February 17, 2020.   About This bi-weekly train will run between Varanasi and Indore. It will connect three major Jyotirling in India located in Varanasi, Ujjain and Omkareshwar. With this, Indian Railways will launch its first overnight […]

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The World Health Organization (WHO) gave an official name for the illness caused by the new coronavirus: COVID-19.   About The virus will now be called “COVID-19”; the “CO” stands for coronavirus, “VI” for virus, “D” for disease and “19” for 2019, as the illness was first detected toward the […]

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Yakshagana Yakshagana is a traditional theatre form that combines unique blending of music, extempore dialogues, phenomenal dancing moves, rich make-up and intrinsically designed costumes. This theatre style is mainly found in Tulunadu and some parts of Malenadu region of Karnataka and Kerala. Yakshagana is traditionally presented from dusk to dawn. […]

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Reverse Osmosis (RO)

The Supreme Court on last month asked the RO Manufacturers Association to approach the government on the National Green Tribunal’s order prohibiting use of reverse osmosis (RO) purifiers where total dissolved solids (TDS) in water are below 500 mg per litre.   What is Reverse Osmosis (RO)? Part of the […]

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Solar Risk Mitigation Initiative (SRMI)

Solar Risk Mitigation Initiative (SRMI) Developed by The World Bank– Energy Sector Management Assistance Program (WB-ESMAP), in partnership with, Agence Française de Développement (AFD), International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) and International Solar Alliance (ISA). This unique approach offers technical assistance to help countries develop evidence-based solar targets, implement a sustainable […]

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