Day October 6, 2020

AspirantWorld One liners : 6th October

• Supersonic Missile Assisted Release of Torpedo (SMART) has been successfully flight tested from Wheeler Island off the coast of Odisha. SMART is a missile assisted release of lightweight Anti-Submarine Torpedo System for Anti-Submarine Warfare (ASW) operations far beyond Torpedo…

Hepatitis C virus

• This year’s Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine rewards an effort that eventually made blood transfusion safer for everyone. • American scientists Harvey Alter and Charles Rice, and Michael Houghton of the UK, have been recognised for their contributions…

42nd GST Council Meet

• The GST Council was unable to come to a consensus on the compensation borrowing options as no final decision was taken at the 42nd meet held on October 5. • The next meeting has been scheduled for October 12.…