Visible Infrared Imaging Radiometer Suite (VIIRS)
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Clearest view of earth at night

April 13, 2017 IAS Preparation Online 0

NASA have revealed the clearest view yet of the #Earth at night It provide full-hemisphere views of civilization in the dark from the Visible Infrared Imaging Radiometer Suite (#VIIRS) on the NASA-NOAA Suomi National Polar-orbiting […]

national safe motherhood day
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National Safe Motherhood Day

April 11, 2017 IAS Preparation Online 0

April 11th is observed as #National Safe Motherhood Day National Safe Motherhood Day is observed on April 11 every year. National Safe Motherhood Day is an initiative of the White Ribbon Alliance India (WRAI), to […]

Power tex india
Governmnet Interventions

Power Tex India

April 10, 2017 IAS Preparation Online 0

Power Loom Industry in India In our country, powerlooms are a predominant segment in the entire textile value chain.  Highlights of the powerloom survey carried out in 2013 24.86 lakh powerlooms in the decentralized sector, […]

geo tagging
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Geo Tagging

April 5, 2017 IAS Preparation Online 0

What is geo tagging?  Geotagging– It is the process of adding geographical identificationlike latitude and longitude to various media such as a photo or video. Geotagging can help users find a wide variety of location-specific […]

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Current Affairs

Project 28

March 31, 2017 cholan 0

Project 28 is the primary project for driving localisation and developing the warship construction industry in India. The aim with this project is to stipulate unprecedented standards while providing opportunities to Indian vendors to develop […]

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Art and Culture

Programmes to Promote Local Dialects

March 27, 2017 IAS Preparation Online 0

Sahitya Akademi, an autonomous organization under Ministry of Culture, is organising many programmes to promote literature in local dialects of the country.   Adi Language Convention  Arunachal Pradesh. Warli Language Convention at Thane, Maharashtra. Kumauni […]

Trade facilitation agreement
Commerce

Trade facilitation agreement

March 27, 2017 IAS Preparation Online 0

Traders from both developing and developed countries have frequently highlighted the vast amount of “red tape” that exists in moving goods across borders. To address this, WTO members have forged the Trade Facilitation Agreement (TFA), […]

E-Cinepramaan
Information & Broadcasting

E-Cinepramaan

March 27, 2017 IAS Preparation Online 0

The Online Film Certification System of CBFC would facilitate vision of Ease of Doing Business and Digital India. The complete automation of the Film Certification Process would enable Good Governance making the entire process transparent […]

Mahila Coir Yojana
Social Welfare

Mahila Coir Yojana (MCY)

March 23, 2017 IAS Preparation Online 0

The Coir Board is implementing #Mahila Coir Yojana exclusively for empowering women in the country by giving training and distribution of coir processing equipments. This is a 100% women oriented programme intended to provide self […]

Current Affairs

ISRO Successfully Test-Fires GSLV-Mark III Rocket Engine

August 28, 2015 cholan 1

ISRO has successfully test-fired Geosynchronous Satellite Launch Vehicle (GSLV) Mark III project’s high-thrust cryogenic rocket engine. It is India’s first indigenously designed and developed high-thrust cryogenic rocket engine capable of generating a nominal thrust of […]

Ecology and Environment

Earth over shoot day

August 28, 2015 cholan 0

When a country plummets into a massive financial deficit, it attracts worldwide attention. Yet countries today are largely ignoring another form of overspending: their ecological deficits. This is putting economies and citizens alike at even […]