Day July 28, 2020

Tuting-Tidding Suture Zone (TTSZ)

• A study in the Tuting-Tidding Suture Zone (TTSZ) in the Eastern Himalayas, Arunachal Pradesh, has revealed that the area is generating moderate earthquakes at two different depths. About: • The study is led by the Wadia Institute of Himalayan…

Serological survey

• The Ministry of Health and Family Welfare declared the results of a serological survey carried out in Delhi between June 27 and July 10, which showed that 22.86% of the people surveyed had developed IgG antibodies, indicating they had…

Pied Cuckoo

• Recently, Wildlife Institute of India (WII), has decided to study the migration of the Pied Cuckoo Bird by tagging the bird with satellite transmitters, as a part of Indian Bioresource Information Network (IBIN) project. Highlights about the study: •…

Nabam Rebia Judgement

• The Constitution Bench judgment of the Supreme Court in Nabam Rebia versus Deputy Speaker on July 13, 2016, held that a Governor is bound to convene a meeting of the Assembly for a floor test on the recommendation of…