TNPSC   |   3 month(s) ago

EPR for Plastic Packaging

Extended Producer Responsibility (EPR) holds producers responsible for the collection and recycling. Union Environment Minister Bhupen Yadav  announced the guidelines for the...

TNPSC   |   3 month(s) ago

Bird-o-thon(GBBC)

The annual Great Backyard Bird Count(GBBC)  was  recording 251 bird species across Karnataka. The first GBBC was launched in the US in 1998 by the Cornell Lab of Ornithology...

TNPSC   |   3 month(s) ago

International OLYMPIC COMMITTEE SESSION 2023

India will be hosting this prestigious IOC meeting for the first time since 1983. Mumbai has been officially elected as the host for the 2023. The first session...

TNPSC   |   3 month(s) ago

World Scout Day-February 2022

The date February 22 was the birthday of both Lord Baden-Powell and his wife Lady Olave Baden-Powell.  Lord was the founder of the boy scout movement, and his wife was the fi...

TNPSC   |   3 month(s) ago

World Thinking Day 2022

World Thinking Day is celebrated on February 22 worldwide. It started in 1926 and celebrated by the Girl Guides and Girl Scouts in 150 countries every year. The...

TNPSC   |   3 month(s) ago

BRAHMOS Missile

The BrahMos (designated PJ-10) is a medium-range ramjet supersonic cruise missile that can be launched from submarine, ships, aircraft or land. The Indian Navy’s warship INS...

TNPSC   |   3 month(s) ago

Integrated Watershed Management Programme

Integrated Watershed Management Programme (IWMP) is implemented by Department of Land Resources of Ministry of Rural Development. India will receive ₹869 crore($115 million)...

TNPSC   |   3 month(s) ago

Launching SMART CARD ARMS LICENSE

The Union Home Minister Amit Shah has launched the Smart Card Arms License (SCAL), replacing the existing arms license booklet. It is portable and the smart card will also ha...

TNPSC   |   3 month(s) ago

Frontiers report

The United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) has warned in its annual Frontiers report about worsening of Wildfire. It is released on February 17, 2022. They...

TNPSC   |   3 month(s) ago

RCS UDAN flight

SpiceJet announced that Khajuraho has been added to its network as the 15th UDAN destination SpiceJet's direct flight from Delhi to Khajuraho in Madhya Pradesh was inaugu...