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.
February 26, 2017
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
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
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…
February 23, 2017
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…
February 22, 2017
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
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 …
February 20, 2017
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.
February 19, 2017
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
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