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Genome India Project : 10,000 Indian Genomes Sequencing

Genome India Project : 10,000 Indian Genomes Sequencing The Genome India Project recently announced that it had finished sequencing 10,000 Indian genomes. Genome India Project is a pan-India initiative focused on the whole genome sequencing of representative populations across India. The goal is to start with and execute whole genome sequencing and subsequent data analysis […]

India’s First Indigenous Hydrogen Fuel Cell Ferry

India’s First Indigenous Hydrogen Fuel Cell Ferry: Prime Minister of India flagged off India’s first indigenously built hydrogen fuel cell ferry boat in virtual. The hydrogen cell-powered inland waterway vessel launched under the Harit Nauka initiative. The vessel’s flagging off was a key component of a major program that involved the foundation stone laid for […]

Pradhan Mantri Anusuchit Jaati Abhyuday Yojna (PM-AJAY)

Pradhan Mantri Anusuchit Jaati Abhyuday Yojna (PM-AJAY): The Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment inaugurated and laid the foundation stone for 34 residential hostels across various states and central institutes (under PM-AJAY), in order to cater to the accommodation needs of Scheduled Castes (SC) and Other Backward Classes (OBC) students. PM-AJAY (Pradhan Mantri Adarsh Gram […]

Very Short-Range Air Defence System : Flight Test

Very Short-Range Air Defence System : Flight Test The Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) successfully conducted two flight tests of the Very Short-Range Air Defence System (VSHORADS) missile. Very Short-Range Air Defence System (VSHORADS) is a fourth-generation Man Portable Air Defence System (MANPAD) specially designed to counter low-altitude aerial threats over short distances. These […]

Doomsday Glacier

Doomsday Glacier: Unveiling new details about Antarctica’s “Doomsday Glacier”, scientists have revealed that the Thwaites Glacier has been losing ice since the 1940s. Doomsday Glacier also known as the “Doomsday Glacier,” is located in the remote Amundsen Sea in West Antarctica. It’s a wide and fast-flowing glacier, roughly the size of Florida or Great Britain, […]

Melanochlamys Droupadi : New Species Of Head-Shield Sea Slug

Melanochlamys Droupadi : New Species Of Head-Shield Sea Slug Researchers of the Zoological Survey of India (ZSI) recently discovered a new species of head-shield sea slug from Odisha and the West Bengal coast named ‘Melanochlamys Droupadi’. Melanochlamys Droupadi is a new marine species of head-shield sea slug with ruby red spot. This species belonging to […]