Day July 17, 2020

AspirantWorld One liners : 17th July

• Khadi and Village Industries Commission (KVIC) has opened first-of-its-kind footwear training center in Delhi to train the marginalized community of leather artisans. The center has been established with the technical knowhow of Central Footwear Training Institute (CFTI), Agra which…

Woolly Whitefly

• A team of entomologists assessed three indigenous bugs that can control the pest woolly whitefly. Key highlights: • Two types of indigenous bugs Ladybird beetles are the biological weapons against a Caribbean-origin the woolly whitefly which is the enemy…

[Editorial Analysis] A Force for the Future

Mains Paper 2: Governance Prelims level: custodial deaths Mains level: Important aspects of governance, transparency and accountability Context: • The custodial deaths in Thoothukudi and the killing of eight policemen in an ambush in Uttar Pradesh has brought the country’s…