Day July 3, 2020

Assam keelback

• Assam keelback has recently been rediscovered after 129 years in Arunachal Pradesh. About: • The scientific name is Herpetoreas pealii. • It is commonly known as Assam keelback; Peal’s keelback. • It is a species of snake in the…

PM Modi quits Weibo

• PM Modi’s official page on Chinese social media website Weibo went blank with the removal of his photograph and all 115 posts made over the past five years. About: • Sina Weibo is a Chinese microblogging (weibo) website. Weibo…

G4 flu virus

• Researchers in China have discovered a new type of swine flu that is capable of triggering a pandemic. Named G4, it is genetically descended from the H1N1 strain that was responsible for the 2009 swine flu pandemic. About: •…

G4 flu virus

• Researchers in China have discovered a new type of swine flu that is capable of triggering a pandemic. Named G4, it is genetically descended from the H1N1 strain that was responsible for the 2009 swine flu pandemic. About: •…