Day June 28, 2020

AspirantWorld One liners : 28th June

• A recent study by scientists has revealed new details about the earliest domestication of chicken. The DNA sequencing of 863 genomes has showed the first domestication of chicken occurred in southwestern China, northern Thailand and Myanmar. The results contradicted…

Kosovo

• The Specialist Prosecutor’s Office (SPO) at The Hague in the Netherlands has filed an indictment charging Kosovo’s president Hashim Thaci of war crimes during the Kosovo independence war in the 1990s. About: • Kosovo is a partially-recognised state in…

First domestication of chicken

• A recent study by scientists has revealed new details about the earliest domestication of chicken. About: • The DNA sequencing of 863 genomes has showed the first domestication of chicken occurred in southwestern China, northern Thailand and Myanmar. •…

Banking Regulation (Amendment) Ordinance 2020

• President Ram Nath Kovind has promulgated the Banking Regulation (Amendment) Ordinance, 2020 in pursuance of the commitment to ensure the safety of depositors across banks. Crucial highlights: • The Ordinance amends the Banking Regulation Act, 1949 as applicable to…

Atma Nirbhar Uttar Pradesh Rojgar Yojana

• Prime Minister launching the scheme of Atma Nirbhar Uttar Pradesh Rojgar Yojana through video conferencing. • He said that ATMANIRBHAR ABHIYAN is going to benefit Uttar Pradesh the most. About: • The Atma Nirbhar Uttar Pradesh Rojgar Yojana is…

Mar Thoma Church

• Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressed the 90th birth anniversary of Rev. Dr. Joseph Mar Thoma Metropolitan. He conveyed his greetings and wished him a long life and good health. About: • The Malankara Mar Thoma Syrian Church, also known…

Godhan Nyay Yojana

• The Chhattisgarh government has announced the launch of ‘Godhan Nyay Yojana’. • The Yojana will commence on the occasion of Hareli festival on 20 July. About: • Under this scheme, the Chhattisgarh government will procure cow dung from livestock…