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Prelim Bits 26-02-2017

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Tortoise and Freshwater Turtles Freshwater Turtles form an important part of the riverine system, acting as scavengers in cleaning up water bodies and generally being indicators of river health. G…

February 26, 2017 0 261

Prelim Bits 25-02-2017

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Armed Forces Tribunal (AFT) AFT is a military tribunal in India established under the Armed Forces Tribunal Act, 2007. It has the power for the adjudication of disputes with respect to commission…

February 25, 2017 1 517

Prelim Bits 24-02-2017

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Pink Shirt Day Fighting against racism, bullying, hate crimes and discrimination, Sikhs across the United Kingdom and Canada observed ‘Pink Shirt Day’ coming out in pink shirts and turb…

February 24, 2017 0 553

Prelim Bits 23-02-2017

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INS Betwa INS Betwa is a Brahmaputra-class-guided missile frigate was commissioned in the Indian Navy in 2004. The ship is named after the Betwa river in Madhya Pradesh. INS Betwa has participate…

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Prelim Bits 22-02-2017

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Tully Monster Tullimonstrum gregarium, commonly known as the Tully Monster, is an extinct soft-bodied that lived in shallow tropical coastal waters of muddy estuaries during the Pennsylvanian geol…

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Prelim Bits 21-02-2017

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Rashtriya Kishor Swasthya Karyakram (RKSK) The Rashtriya Kishor Swasthya Karyakram was launched -the Ministry of Health & Family Welfare for adolescents, in the age group of 10-19 years, that w…

February 21, 2017 0 587

Prelim Bits 20-02-2017

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INSV Tarini The Indian Navy’s second ocean going sailboat Indian Naval Sailing VesselTarini was recently inducted. It is stated to be the platform forFirst Indian All Women Circumnavigation …

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Prelim Bits 19-02-2017

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Zealandia It’s a new geological continent which was once a part of Australia. It broke off from Antarctica about 100 million years ago, and then from Australia about 80 million years ago. I…

February 19, 2017 0 610

Prelim Bits 18-02-2017

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Mars City The UAE has unveiled plans to build the first city on Mars by 2117. The country looks to transport people to the Red Planet over the next few decades. It announced the 100-year national…

February 18, 2017 0 585

Prelim Bits 17-02-2017

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Hunar Haat Hunar Haat (Skill Haat) is an exhibition of handicrafts, embroidery etc made by the artisans from the Minority Communities organized by the Ministry of Minority Affairs. They will be pr…

February 17, 2017 0 647