AspirantWorld One liners : 7th August

• Government of India has extended Line of Credit (LoC) worth $18 million to the Government of Maldives. The aim is to expand the fishing facilities at Maldives Industrial Fisheries Company (MIFCO). The project aims to invest in fish collection…

Ammonium Nitrate

• The catastrophic explosion at Beirut port that has so far killed at least 100 people was caused by over 2,700 tonnes of ammonium nitrate kept in storage for over six years. About: • In its pure form, ammonium nitrate…

[Editorial Analysis] The new L-G

Mains Paper 2: Governance Prelims level: Lieutenant Governor Mains level: Important aspects of governance, transparency and accountability Context: • Lieutenant Governor G C Murmu’s abrupt departure from the Raj Bhavan at Srinagar, and the quick appointment of his successor has…

[Editorial Analysis] The new cool

Mains Paper 2: Governance Prelims level: National Handloom Day Mains level: Government policies and interventions for development in various sectors Context: • In a country of billions, what has emerged out of the recent health conundrum is the need to…