Lagrange Points: Parking Places in Space
A Lagrange point is a location in space where the combined gravitational forces of two large bodies, such as Earth and the sun or Earth and the moon, equal …
February 16, 2017
Pandit Deendayal Upadhyay Unnat Krishi Shiksha Scheme
Pandit Deendayal Upadhyay Unnat Krishi Shiksha Scheme was launched in the year 2016 to promote agricultural education.
Under the scheme 100 c…
February 15, 2017
Operation Clean Money
The Income Tax Department (ITD) -had initiated ‘Operation Clean Money’ for the e-verification of large cash deposits made during the period from 9th November to 30…
February 14, 2017
Oceanic dolphins are a widely distributed family of dolphins that live in the sea of the order Cetaceans.
Cetaceans consist of the whales, dolphins, and porpoises.
Oceanic dolphins i…
February 13, 2017
Exo-Atmospheric Interceptor Missile
An indigenously developed exo-atmospheric interceptor missile, named Prithvi Defence Vehice (PVD) Interceptor Missile, successfully destroyed an incoming target …
February 12, 2017
Dead Sea Scrolls
The Dead Sea Scrolls are a collection of ancient manuscripts that include the earliest existing copies of books from the Hebrew Bible, date from the 3rd century BC to the 1st centu…
February 11, 2017
Nilambur teak gets GI tag
Nilambur teak is internationally known for its superior quality and elegant appearance.
Nilambur in kerala is also known as "Mecca of Teak". Its teak will soon …
February 10, 2017
South Asia Drought Monitoring System (SADMS)
It is a comprehensive drought monitoring system developed by the International Water Management Institute (IWMI).
The system will provide information a…
February 09, 2017
National Maritime Conference 2017
The National Maritime Foundation (NMF) is conducting its Annual Maritime Power Conference-2017 with the theme ‘The Blue Economy: Concept, Constituents and De…
February 08, 2017
Application of geo-spatial technology in Education sector
Under Rashtriya Uchchatar Shiksha Abhiyan (RUSA), the National Remote Sensing Centre (NRSC) of Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) ha…
February 07, 2017