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Nirbhay Missile

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Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) successfully test fired the first subsonic missile ‘Nirbhay’ from Chandipur coast of Odisha.


Voter Verifiable Paper Audit Trail Machines (VVPAT)

Why is it in News?

Major opposition parties have decided to approach the Supreme Court for the demand of verification of at least 50% of VVPAT machines with EVMs.


Sangeet Natak Akademi (SNA)

Why is it in News?

This year marks the 100th century of Jallianwala Bagh Massacre and SNA had organised a drama on the Jallianwala Bagh Massacre to showcase the atrocities done to the unarmed masses.


Electoral Bonds

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The Supreme Court has passed an interim order directing the political parties to provide complete information to the Election Commission of India in sealed cover regarding the donations received through Electoral Bonds.


Central Drug Standard Control Organization

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CDSCO has asked the manufacturers to inform the general public about the ill effects of popular antibiotics.


Jallianwala Bagh Massacre

Why is it in News?

This year (2019) marks the 100th year of the Jallianwala Bagh tragedy.


Periyar River

Why is it in News?

Periyar River has witnessed extensive discoloration of its water due to eutrophication.


National Institute Ranking Framework (NIRF)

Why is it in News? In NIRF 2019, IIT-Madras has topped the list followed by IISC-Bangalore


World Bank

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David Robert Malpass, an American economic analyst and former government official has been appointed as the World Bank President. He was nominated by the President of USA, Donald Trump.


Indian Vultures

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Three Indian Vultures were found dead in Bejjur Forest range of Telangana.


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