Day February 14, 2021

One liners 14th February

• The Minister of Earth Science informed Rajya Sabha about National Monsoon. Under the Monsoon Mission, the Ministry has developed the most advanced weather and climate prediction models, which are now in operation. These models include models for short-range and…

Mahatma Gandhi National Fellowship

• The Union Minister of Skill Development rolled out the Mahatma Gandhi National Fellowship (MGNF). About: • The fellows under MGNF will acquire academic expertise and technical competency in understanding the overall skill ecosystem along with being attached to District…

Detailed genome map of malaria vector

• Scientists have unveiled the detailed genome of the malaria mosquito vector, revealing thousands of new genes vital for the development of genetic control strategies of disease transmission. About: • In order to engineer advanced forms of defence against malaria…

Demolition process begins at Vembanad

• Authorities have initiated preliminary steps to demolish the illegally constructed villas of Kapico Kerala Resorts Private Limited on Nediyathuruthu island in Vembanad Lake. About: • Vembanad (Vembanad Kayal or Vembanad Kol) is the longest lake in India and the…