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Prelim Bits 15-06-2017

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Intensified Diarrhoea Control Fortnight The Ministry of Health and Family Welfare has launched the IDCF in order to intensify efforts to reduce child deaths due to diarrhoea. The Ministry has made…

June 15, 2017 0 1123

Prelim Bits 14-06-2017

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LIGO-India U.S.-based Laser Interferometer Gravitational Wave Observatory (LIGO)’s detectors have picked up signals of yet another merger of two black holes that are three billion light years…

June 14, 2017 0 1063

Prelim Bits 13-06-2017

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Important Bird and Biodiversity Areas BirdLife International has recognised three new sites in Goa as hotspots for protection. The sites have been added to their list of Important Bird and Biodiver…

June 13, 2017 0 924

Prelim Bits 10/11-06-2017

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Marine reserves can mitigate climate change Around the world, coastal nations have committed to protecting 10% of their waters by 2020, but so far, only 3.5% of the ocean has been set aside for pro…

June 11, 2017 0 1265

Prelim Bits 09-06-2017

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World Investment Report India will remain among the top three investment destinations globally till 2019, according to a survey by the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD). …

June 09, 2017 1 1352

Prelim Bits 07/08-06-2017

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RSETI Diwas 2017 As part of multi-pronged strategy to address rural poverty, Ministry of Rural Development (MoRD) is undertaking two initiatives in skill development under the National Rural Liveli…

June 08, 2017 0 2918

Prelim Bits 06-06-2017

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Input tax credit To avoid double taxation on items used as inputs to make other items, credit of taxes paid on the inputs can be taken by the maker of the next item while paying tax on the output. …

June 06, 2017 0 608

Prelim Bits 05-06-2017

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GSLV Mark III GSLV Mk III is a three-stage heavy lift launch vehicle developed by ISRO. The vehicle has two solid strap-ons, a core liquid booster and a cryogenic upper stage. GSLV Mk III is desig…

June 05, 2017 0 833

Prelim Bits 04-06-2017

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How do plants react and adjust to drought mediated stress? Drought resistance (DR) is one aspect in which enables plants to escape, avoid and tolerate drought stress. The second is by regulating t…

June 04, 2017 0 771

Prelim Bits 03-06-2017

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Early Warning Dissemination System The Odisha government is all set to commission the ambitious Early Warning Dissemination System (EWDS) that would enable loud sirens go off simultaneously in the …

June 03, 2017 0 726