National Data And Analytics Platform

National Data And Analytics Platform: The NITI Aayog is planning to launch a National Data and Analytics Platform (NDAP) in May to provide government data in a user-friendly format, to promote data-driven decision making and research. Started in 2020, the platform aims to standardise data across government sources and provide flexible analytics that make it […]

Integrated Child Development Scheme : Development Of Migration Tracking System

Integrated Child Development Scheme: The Maharashtra government has developed a Migration Tracking System (MTS) application to map the movement of migrant workers to maintain the continuity of the Integrated Child Development Services (ICDS) like nutrition supply, immunisation and health check-up etc. MTS is a website based Application that tracks the movement of Vulnerable Seasonal Migrant […]

e-DAR Portal

e-DAR Portal: The Ministry of Roads, Transport and Highways (MoRTH) developed the portal named ‘e-DAR’ (e-Detailed Accident Report). The portal provides instant information on road accidents and helps accelerate accident compensation claims, bringing relief to victims’ families. Road safety continues to be a major developmental issue, a public health concern and a leading cause of […]

Bernardinelli-Bernstein Comet

Bernardinelli-Bernstein Comet: The National Aeronautics and Space Administration’s (NASA) Hubble Space Telescope has confirmed that the huge Bernardinelli-Bernstein comet is indeed the largest icy comet nucleus ever seen by astronomers. The nucleus is called the C/2014 UN271 which has an estimated diameter of almost 129 kilometres. The nucleus is around 50 times larger than that […]