NGO, India Collective Trust has moved Supreme Court seeking a declaration from the Court that the Constitutional machinery in the State of West Bengal has broken down so that President’s rule can be imposed in the State under Article 356 of the Constitution. The petition has been filed in the wake of widespread violence reported … Read more Time to impose president’s rule in Bengal?Know all details about president’s rule (Article 356).
West Bank and Gaza Strip, territories occupied by Israel since 1967, have been at the centre of the 70-year Israel-Palestine conflict. Israeli troops have shot and killed a 16-year-old Palestinian boy during a raid on a village south of the occupied West Bank city of Nablus, Palestinian officials said. Residents of Beita and Odala say … Read more What’s the reason of conflict between Israel and Palestine?Why west bank and Gaza strip are important?
Aadhaar is a 12-digit identification number, which is issued by the Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI), which can be used as an identity (ID) proof. “A child below 5 years gets a blue-coloured Baal Aadhaar and becomes invalid when the child attains the age of 5 years. The mandatory biometric update is required to … Read more Baal Aadhar Card.How to apply for Aadhar card for children under age 5.Complete procedure inside..
EVMs were used on an experimental basis for the first time in elections to 16 Assembly constituencies in Madhya Pradesh (5), Rajasthan (5) and Delhi (6) held in November, 1998. The 2004 Lok Sabha election was conducted entirely on EVMs. Controversy is brewing over an Indian cyber expert’s claim that EVMs (Electronic Voting Machines) were … Read more Why EVM are so controversial?Truth behind these allegations.
Britain is using its presidency of the Group of Seven (G7) rich nations to highlight the need to prepare for future pandemics in light of the devastating consequences of the coronavirus crisis. Britain said that it would host a summit in 2022 to raise money for vaccine research and development to support an international coalition … Read more New initiative:Britain to host summit in 2022 to prepare for future pandemics.
The Indian Air Force (IAF) has approached the French government to lease one Airbus A330 multi-role tanker transport aircraft for training purposes as a precursor to lease five more mid-air refuellers for increasing the combat capability and radius of its multi-role fighters. The leasing will be done on government-to-government basis with the IAF already issuing … Read more France’s A330 mid air refueller soon to be a part of IAF
State governments and private hospitals are unlikely to begin their vaccination programmes for the 18-44 years age group on May 1 as Serum Institute of India (SII) and Bharat Biotech have expressed their inability to supply jabs to them before the third week of the month. Chhattisgarh claims it has been told it will get vaccines only in July. These delays … Read more Question rises on next phase of Covid vaccination as supply is scarse.
Covaxin, India’s only home-made vaccine against Covid-19, has been developed by Hyderabad-based Bharat Biotech in partnership with National Institute of Virology and the Indian Council of Medical Research. Covaxin, India’s home-grown COVID-19 vaccine, has been found to neutralise the 617 variant of the deadly virus, White House chief medical adviser and America’s top pandemic expert … Read more How effective is Covaxin? Can neutralise 617 variants of COVID 19, reports claim.
Crowd funding is a method of raising capital through the collective effort of friends, family, customers, and individual investors. This approach taps into the collective efforts of a large pool of individuals—primarily online via social media and crowdfunding platforms using their reach. What is the main purpose of crowd funding? Crowd funding is done for … Read more What is Crowd funding? Features,benefits and types.
Global military expenditure rose by 2.6% to $1.98 trillion last year even as some defence funds were reallocated to fight the COVID 19 pandemic, the Stockholm International Peace Research Institute said in a report issued on Monday. The five biggest spenders in 2020, which together accounted for 62% of military spending worldwide, were the United … Read more Global defence expenditure increases despite COVID.India at 3rd position.