Day August 7, 2020

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…