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Respond to RTI on PM’s qualifications: CIC

Central Information Commission has asked the universities of Delhi and Gujarat to respond to all the RTI applications with regard to Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s educational qualifications. This directive by the CIC came a day after Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal wrote to the Information Commissioner  M Sridhar Acharyulu asking him the details about PM Modi’s


Crop insurance cover to 70% farmers

In the wake of unforgiving droughts in the Marathwada region, Maharashtra government has decided to bring about 70% of farmers under crop insurance net to relieve the loss of crop failure. As of now, only 30% farmers are covered under the crop insurance scheme, Prime Minister Fasal Bima Yojana (PMFBY). The move will enable small


World’s smallest thermometer made from DNA

Scientists have made the world’s tiniest thermometer that is 20000 times smaller than the human hair. The thermometer capable of folding and unfolding at specific temperatures is made from DNA Structures. Researchers had discovered that DNA molecules responsible for encoding our genetic information could unfold when heated around 60 years back. The discovery helps understand


Pakistan, China to produce fighter together

Taking their bilateral defence cooperation a notch higher, China and Pakistan jointly launched the production of JF-17B ‘Thunder’, a multi-role combat Jet, as reported by Pakistan media. The aircraft will be inducted into PAF by April next year. Reportedly, the duel-seat fighter jet will increase the training and combat effectiveness of PAF. Funds allocated to


UPSC encourages women to apply for CSE

Stressing that the government aims at a gender balanced workforce, UPSC has encouraged more women to apply for the Civil Service Examinations. CSE is held in three stages-preliminary, main and interview. This year’s preliminary examination will be conducted on August 7. 1079 posts will be filled through CSE 2016. Candidates can fill applications at UPSC’s


WhatsApp to get Call Back, Voice Mail features

WhatsApp plans to roll out many new features for IOS and Android users. Features will include a ‘Call Back’ option, with a just a tap of a button without even opening the app. For iOS users, the app plans to include a voice mail features, which will let users record voice mails and send them


Amazing solar flares captured in 4K by NASA

The US Space agency NASA has released a video of solar flares bursting from the surface of the sun, which was captured by its Solar Dynamics Observatory. The mesmerising video shows the procedure in unprecedented detail. The US Space Weather Prediction Center said the flares, which are around 5 times the Earth’s size, caused moderate


Supreme Court approves NEET for admission in MBBS

The Supreme Court ruled that students will have to take National Eligibility Cum Entrance Test (NEET) for admission to MBBS course across India. For MBBS, BDS and PG Courses, NEET would be held in 2 phases. The 1st phase will be on May 1 and the next on July 24. The results will be declared


River Ganga will be clean by July 2018

Water Resources Minister Uma Bharati informed  Lok Sabha on Thursday that River Ganga will be cleaned by July 2018. She added that the return of aqua life, like dolphins, turtles and gold fish, will be the greatest proof that the river has been rejuvenated. She spurned allegations that the government was not serious in this


ISRO launches navigation satellite IRNSS-1G

ISRO has successfully launched PSLV C33 from the Satish Dhawan Space Centre at Sriharikota in Andhra Pradesh. The PSLV will carry the Indian Regional Navigation Satellite System, IRNSS-1G, into the orbit. India’s 7th and final navigation satellite, IRNSS will give Indian an impetus to set up its own independent regional navigation system on par with


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