Category The Hindu

K. Kamaraj

• The Prime Minister Narendra Modi has paid homage to K. Kamaraj on his birth anniversary. About: • Kumaraswami Kamaraj (1903 – 1975), popularly known as Kamarajar was an Indian independence activist and politician. • He served as the Chief…

Gravitational waves

• Scientists have for the first time detected gravitational waves produced by the collision of a neutron star and a black hole. • Previous gravitational wave detections have spotted black holes colliding, and neutron stars merging but not one of…

Appointment of the governor

• The Rashtrapati Bhavan announced a slew of gubernatorial appointments, including that of Union Minister for Social Justice and Empowerment Thawarchand Gehlot as the Governor of Karnataka, replacing Vajubhai Vala. About: • Governor is the head of the executive of…

India Digital Ecosystem of Agriculture

• The Centre’s digital agriculture proposals raised concerns of exploitation of farmers, data protection and consent, mismanaged land records, exclusion of landless cultivators and the corporatisation of agriculture, according to the feedback to the government. What is the government’s new…