AspirantWorld One liners : 25th November

• The Andhra Pradesh state government has launched Abhayam project, a one-of-its-kind initiative. It aimed at ensuring safety of women and children while travelling in public transport, particularly autorickshaws. First Internet of Things (IoT) based women safety project.

• Tibetan medicine”, also known as the Amchi System of Medicine in Ladakh and commonly known as Sowa-Rigpa. Similarities with Ayurvedic medicine in India and it is the traditional medicine in many parts of the Himalayas. One of the most ancient, well documented living medical traditions in the world.

• Since 2002, India has so far committed $3 billion (about Rs 2,200 crore) towards rebuilding and reconstruction of Afghanistan. Recently India announced about 150 projects worth $80 million (about Rs 592 crore) signalling long-term commitment to Afghanistan’s future. India also committed to build a new dam, which will provide drinking water to 2 million residents of Kabul.

• Bioluminescent or light-emitting variety of mushroom. The species first sighted near a stream in Meghalaya’s Mawlynnong in East Khasi Hills district and later at Krang Shuri in West Jaintia Hills district. One among the 97 known species of bioluminescent fungi in the world.

• Flagship programme of Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI) and National Institute of Securities Markets (NISM’s). It aimed at increasing financial literacy among school students. The objective is to help school students understand the value of money and the importance of saving, investing and financial planning. The resource material is available in Hindi and English.

• Located in southern Italy near the coastal city of Naples, 4,203-ft tall Vesuvius is the only active volcano in mainland Europe. Classified as a complex volcano (also called a compound volcano), one that consists of a complex of two or more vents. Typically has explosive eruptions and pyroclastic flows

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