Why is it in News?
Due to ongoing General Elections the term ‘Dissolution of Lok Sabha’ is frequently seen in the news.
IRDAI (Insurance Regulatory & Development Authority) has formed a panel under Dr. Suresh Mathur to look into the Microinsurance Framework.
The National Green Tribunal (NGT) has sought report on waste tyres used in factories.
The Supreme Court has given RBI a last chance to withdraw a November 2016 Disclosure Policy and abide by the Right to Information Act.
Complaints to RBI Ombudsman have increased by 25% in the financial year 2018.
Indian Bullfrog has become invasive in Andaman & Nicobar Islands.
Why is it in News? In a study undertaken by IIT Delhi, it has been found that use of kerosene, fire woods and coal in household contribute to 40% of the PM2.5 level in Gangetic basin districts of India
Due to the ongoing General Elections, NOTA is frequently seen in the news.
In the samples collected by CSIR-NEERI, bacteriophage was found to be 3 times more in proportion to the isolated bacterias taken.
As per a study of CSIR-NEERI, it has been found that River Ganga contains significantly higher proportion of organisms with antibacterial properties.