PIB Analysis 15-09-22

PIB Analysis 15-09-22 BLO e-Patrika The Election Commission of India today released a new digital publication ‘BLO e-Patrika’ to establish direct communication with Booth Level Officers. The intent behind introducing BLO E-Patrika is to ensure a cascading information model for a better informed and motivated […]

How many hours of study is required for UPSC?

How many hours of study is required for UPSC? UPSC Civil Service Examination is one of the most competitive examinations in the country. The syllabus covers subjects from India’s Ancient History to Most Modern technological developments. However, this does not mean that you require 12 […]

INS Satpura

INS Satpura INS Satpura visited Suva, Fiji from 01 – 03 September 2022 as part of its Operational Deployment in the Pacific Ocean. The ship’s visit is aimed at further strengthening the friendship and cooperation between the two nations. During the port call, there were […]

India – Australia Relations

India – Australia Relations Context: India and Australia are gearing up for a bilateral summit which is widely anticipated across the world. Noted personalities from both the countries are up for the fifth round of the most important bilateral Track 1.5 dialogue Background: The Indo-Australia […]

Dark Sky Reserve

Dark Sky Reserve Context: In a first-of-its-kind initiative, the Department of Science & Technology (DST) has announced the setting up of India’s first dark sky reserve at Hanle in Ladakh in the next three months. Why this location is chosen? Hanle which hosts numerous telescopes is […]

Nano-Urea

Nano-Urea Context: Nano urea, a fertilizer patented and sold by the Indian Farmers Fertiliser Cooperative Ltd. (IFFCO), has been approved by the government for commercial use.   What is nano urea? Ramesh Raliya is credited as the inventor of nano urea and is currently a […]

Ancient Indian Literature – part 2

Ancient Indian Literature-Part 2   Ancient Scientific Books Sushruta Samhita written by Sushruta, is an ancient Sanskrit text on medicine and surgery. Charaka Samhita written by Charaka, is a compendium of theories of Ayurveda. Sushruta Samhita along with Charaka Samhita are considered as the foundational books of Ayurveda which have […]