Eklavya Model Residential Schools

Eklavya Model Residential Schools: The Ministry of Tribal Affairs has laid the foundation stone for the construction of Eklavya Model Residential School (EMRS) in Nashik, Maharashtra. The proposed EMR School aims to make quality education accessible to tribal students in remote tribal hinterlands of Nashik. EMRS is a scheme for making model residential schools for […]

Inauguration Of ‘Sky Bridge 721’ Suspension Bridge

Inauguration Of ‘Sky Bridge 721’ Suspension Bridge: After two years of construction, ‘Sky Bridge 721’ Suspension Bridge was inaugurated recently. It is the world’s longest suspension bridge. It broke the record of the currently longest bridge, the Arouca Bridge (516 meters long) located in Portugal. It is located between the crests of the Kralicky Snezník […]

India’s First 5G Testbed

India’s First 5G Testbed: Prime Minister Narendra Modi recently opened India’s first 5G testbed, which will allow start-ups and industrial companies to test their products locally, eliminating reliance on international facilities. He added during the occasion that India’s own 5G standard, 5Gi, was a source of great pride for the country and that it will […]

La Reunion Island

La Reunion: The navies of India and France recently conducted their second joint patrolling in the French island of La Reunion in the South-Western Indian Ocean. Objective: To demonstrate “joint surveillance and patrolling operations” capabilities. La Reunion: is an island in the Indian Ocean that is an overseas department and region of France. It is […]

Malviya Mission

Malviya Mission: Union Minister of Education Dharmendra Pradhan pitched in with an idea of a “Malviya Mission” to develop enabling ecosystem across the country for teacher education/faculty development. Pandit Madan Mohan Malaviya (1861 – 1946) was an Indian educationist and a Freedom Fighter. He was conferred the title of ‘Mahamana’ by Mahatma Gandhi. During his […]