Sub-Mission On Agricultural Mechanization (SMAM) Scheme

Sub-Mission On Agricultural Mechanization (SMAM) Scheme: The Government of India has released funds for various activities of Farm Mechanization under the Sub-Mission on Agricultural Mechanization (SMAM) scheme. The Ministry of Agriculture and Farmers Welfare launched SMAM in 2014-15. Under it, the subsidy is provided for the purchase of various types of agricultural equipment and machinery […]

Ram Prasad Bismil

Ram Prasad Bismil: The Ministry of Culture organised a special ceremony at Shahjahanpur, Uttar Pradesh to mark the birth anniversary of freedom fighter Ram Prasad Bismil. Was born on 11th June 1897, in a village in Uttar Pradesh’s Shahjahanpur district to Murlidhar and Moolmati. Was among the most noteworthy Indian freedom fighters who resisted British […]

Kulbhushan Jadhav Case

Kulbhushan Jadhav Case: Pakistan’s National Assembly has passed the ICJ (Review and Re-consideration) Bill, 2020 to provide the right of appeal to death-row prisoner Kulbhushan Jadhav. The Bill is aimed at allowing Jadhav to have consular access in line with the International Court of Justice (ICJ) Jadhav, a 51-year-old retired Indian Navy officer, was sentenced […]

Canadian Hydrogen Intensity Mapping Experiment (CHIME)

Canadian Hydrogen Intensity Mapping Experiment (CHIME): Scientists with the Canadian Hydrogen Intensity Mapping Experiment (CHIME) Collaboration have assembled the largest collection of fast radio bursts (FRBs) in the telescope’s first FRB catalogue. CHIME is an interferometric radio telescope. It is located in British Columbia, Canada. It consists of four antennas consisting of 100 x 20 […]