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Prelim Bits 19-10-2017

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Top Ranked Airports Jaipur and Srinagar airports have been ranked among the best aerodromes in the world in the traffic volume of 2-5 million passengers per annum category by the Airport Council In…

October 19, 2017 0 689

Prelim Bits 17-10-2017

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National Infrastructure Investment Fund (NIIF) The Abu Dhabi Investment Authority (ADIA) became the first institutional investor in the NIIF with an investment of $1 billion. The NIIF is a trust t…

October 17, 2017 0 1381

Prelim Bits 16-10-2017

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Usutu Virus It belongs to “flavivirus” family along with tick-borne encephalitis, West Nile, and Dengue virus. The virus is an African origin and it was first detected in Austria in 20…

October 16, 2017 0 1303

Prelim Bits 15-10-2017

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INS Aridhaman It is India’s second strategic nuclear submarine which is going to be launched soon. Aridhaman belongs to Arihant class submarine, carrying ballistic missiles and powered by li…

October 15, 2017 0 1240

Prelim Bits 14-10-2017

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Deep Dharohar The festival is organised by the Ministry of Culture to reclaim the lost classical and folk traditions of Deepawali. It is launched with the objective of transmitting, promoting and …

October 14, 2017 0 1236

Prelim Bits 13-10-2017

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Global Hunger Index – 2017 GHI is designed to measure and track hunger globally and by country and region. It is calculated each year by the International Food Policy Research Institute (IFP…

October 13, 2017 0 1501

Prelim Bits 12-10-17

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Sewage Treatment Plants in PPP Government has approved setting up of India’s first ever Sewage Treatment Plants under Hybrid Annuity Model (HAM) at Haridwar and Varanasi. It will ensure tha…

October 12, 2017 1 1577

Prelim Bits 11-10-17

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Compound to destruct cancer cells Scientists have discovered a new compound that directly drives cancer cells to commit suicide while sparing healthy cells. It paves the way for faster and more ef…

October 11, 2017 0 1782

Prelim Bits 10-10-2017

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Vayoshreshtha Samman President confers ‘Vayoshreshtha Samman’ to eminent senior citizens and institutions in recognition of their services towards the cause of elderly persons. In 2013…

October 10, 2017 0 1876

Prelim Bits 09-10-2017

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Mission Bhagiratha It is being implemented in the State of Telangana to ensure safe and sustainable piped drinking water supply from surface water sources. It is aimed at providing tap connection …

October 09, 2017 0 2016