Soil-Transmitted Helminthiases

• 14 States have shown reduction in the Soil-Transmitted Helminthiases (STH) and 9 states have shown substantial reduction in STH follow up prevalence survey. About: • Soil-Transmitted Helminthiases (STH), also known as parasitic intestinal worm infection, is known to have…

HCNG dispensing centre for buses inaugurated

• Union Minister of Petroleum & Natural Gas inaugurated IndianOil’s compact reformer plant and launched the trial run of Delhi’s buses on Hydrogen-blended CNG (HCNG). About: • HCNG is a hydrogen-enriched compressed natural gas (CNG). • In Delhi, instead of…

[Editorial Analysis] Fruit of Reform

Mains Paper 3: Economy Prelims level: Contract Farming Mains level: Major crops cropping patterns in various parts of the country, different types of irrigation and irrigation systems storage, transport and marketing of agricultural produce and issues and related constraints Context:…

[Editorial Analysis] Malabar signal

Mains Paper 2: International Relations Prelims level: Asian NATO Mains level: Bilateral, regional and global groupings and agreements involving India and/or affecting India’s interests Context: • In a major move coming after years of deliberation, Delhi has invited Australia to…

AspirantWorld One liners : 20th October

• The Static division of the United Nations Department of Economic Affairs is the global coordinator of the campaign, defining global key messages and making available outreach resources to countries and other partners. The 3rd World Statistics Day will be…