[Editorial Analysis] Peace challenge

Mains Paper 2: International Relations Prelims level: NATO Mains level: Bilateral, regional and global groupings and agreements involving India Context: • India’s National Security Advisor (Ajit Kumar Doval) visited Kabul for 2 days. This was the first visit by a…

[Editorial Analysis] A new global play book

Mains Paper 2: International relation Prelims level: Global Britain, Global Broker report Mains level: Effect of policies and politics of developed and developing countries on India’s interests Context: • UK-based policy institute also known as the Royal Institute of International…

CollabCAD Software

• National Informatics Centre (NIC), along with the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) is jointly launching CollabCAD Software. What is CollabCAD Software? • CollabCAD is a collaborative network enabled and desktop CAD (Computer -Aided Design) software system. • It…

Great Green Wall

• Great Green Wall (GGW) is an African-led initiative, which aims to restore the degraded landscapes of the Sahel – one of the world’s most impoverished regions- snaking all the way from Senegal in the West to Djibouti in the…

Paternity leave

• Actor Anuskha Sharma and her husband, Indian cricket captain Virat Kohli, became parents to a girl on January 11. While the Indian team is on a tour to Australia, Kohli came back to India after the first Test, on…

Houbara bustard

• Pakistan has issued special permits to Dubai Ruler Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al-Maktoum, the crown prince and five other members of their family to hunt Houbara bustard during the 2020-21 hunting season. • The Arab royals hunt the bird…

Khadi Prakritik Paint

• The Union Minister for Road Transport and Highways and MSME launched an innovative new paint named Khadi Prakritik Paint. • It is developed by Khadi and Village Industries Commission. About: • The “Khadi Prakritik Paint” is a first-of-its-kind eco-friendly…